Wed, 28 Oct 2020

UK-Irish farming tech company expands market to Texas, Oregon

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Innovative animal tracking collar company Herdsy has secured its first U.S. deals.The business will supply its technology ...

Dow Jones drops 222 points as consumer confidence dives

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock indices lost weight on Tuesday following a decline in consumer confidence.Th U.S. Consumer ...

FCC targets foreign support of electronic media in U.S.

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is proposing a rule change that would require television and radio ...

State of Victoria in Australia relaxes coronavirus restrictions

CANBERRA, Australia, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has welcomed the easing of strict coronavirus restrictions in ...

UK needs to decide between bargaining power and negotiation strategy

LONDON, UK - Reaching an agreement in trade deals is, in the best of times, a long process. There are ...

Citroen India to open fifteen showrooms across country in first phase

Earlier this year in February, the first photos of a Citroen showroom in India were posted. This Citroen showroom was ...

Foreign exchange reserves in Kenya tumbled $615 million in past month

NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's foreign exchange reserves have declined by 66.4 billion shillings (about $615 million) in ...

This festive season, use a Flexi Personal Loan

Pune (Maharashtra) [India] October 28 (ANI/BusinessWire India): The festive season is considered the most auspicious time of the year for ...

This festive season, use a Flexi Personal Loan to manage big expenses

Pune (Maharashtra) [India] October 28 (ANI/BusinessWire India): The festive season is considered the most auspicious time of the year for ...

CEZA reports major infra projects status

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Oct. 28 (PIA) - - - The Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (CEZA) reported the status of its ...

USAID launches three regional energy programs in South Asia

New Delhi [India], October 28 (ANI): The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) announced three regional energy programs in South ...

Bitcoin faithful say this time is different after price surge

Bitcoin advocates say this time will be different as the virtual coin surges back to price levels last seen in ...

Trump Wants Putin To 'Join Forces' On China, Former Adviser Says

WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump would focus in a second term on getting Russian President Vladimir Putin to side with ...

Blink and you'll miss it: what the budget did for working mums

Working mothers get something in the budget, but not much, and not for long.Before the budget the second earner in ...

Tech gains but Dow falls as Wall Street accepts stimulus fate

Tech stocks climbed in opening US trading on Tuesday but the Dow struggled to find traction as it became clear ...

Facebook India policy head Ankhi Das steps down

New Delhi [India], October 27 (ANI): Facebook India policy head Ankhi Das has stepped down from her post in the ...

The risk of 'peak oil demand' for Canada's Conservatives

It's no secret that the Conservative Party of Canada (CPC) is the energy sector's greatest ally in federal politics. The ...

Dua Lipa plans 'something special' for 2020 American Music Awards

New Delhi [India], October 27 (ANI): After the 2020 American Music Awards nominations were announced, English singer and songwriter Dua ...

European stock markets steady at open

European stock markets steadied at the start of trading Tuesday following hefty losses the previous session on soaring cases of ...

Most markets drop after virus woes hammer Wall Street

Most Asian and European markets fell Tuesday following a sharp sell-off in New York that was fuelled by fears a ...

Korean manufacturing industry collaborates with TradeIndia

New Delhi [India], October 27 (ANI/BusinessWire India): In a remarkable display of international camaraderie and business cooperation, TradeIndia, one of ...

Tokyo stocks close lower on US falls

Tokyo stocks edged lower on Tuesday as bargain-hunting purchases failed to fully offset losses in early trade following a rout ...

Asia markets drop after virus woes hammer Wall St, Europe

Most Asian markets fell Tuesday following a sharp sell-off in New York and Europe that was fuelled by fears a ...

Wall Street open sharply lower on downbeat stimulus talks

Downbeat comments from a White House official on the prospects of a new fiscal stimulus package for the US economy ...

Trump's trade war - what was it good for? Not much

The 2016 election was a referendum on free trade, which many blamed for destroying millions of American manufacturing jobs. In ...

Siyaya: Ramaphosa promises improved public transport system

President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Monday that the government was convening a National Taxi Lekgotla to chart the course towards ...

Gold drops as investors weigh US stimulus prospects, virus cases

Gold declined to trade near $1 900 an ounce as investors weighed fading prospects for a US stimulus deal, while ...

Pakistani PM: French Leader Stoking 'Islamophobia'

ISLAMABAD - Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has accused French President Emmanuel Macron of "attacking Islam" by defending the publication ...

Roundup: Tokyo stocks close lower on yen's rise, surge in virus cases

TOKYO, Oct. 28 (Xinhua) -- Tokyo stocks closed lower Wednesday as the yen's rise against the U.S. dollar hurt exporter ...

Singapore, Malaysia sign MoU to strengthen energy cooperation

SINGAPORE, Oct. 28 (Xinhua) -- The Energy Market Authority (EMA) of Singapore and the Energy Commission of Malaysia (ST) signed ...

S. Korea's foreign currency transaction falls in Q3

SEOUL, Oct. 28 (Xinhua) -- South Korea's foreign currency transactions fell in the third quarter as the local currency's ascent ...

Tokyo stocks close lower on yen's rise, surge in virus cases

TOKYO, Oct. 28 (Xinhua) -- Tokyo stocks closed lower Wednesday as the yen's rise against the U.S. dollar hurt exporter ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Oct. 28

BEIJING, Oct. 28 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Tokyo stocks open lower on Wall Street's mixed lead

TOKYO, Oct. 28 (Xinhua) -- Tokyo stocks opened lower Wednesday, following a mixed lead from Wall Street overnight, with investors ...

U.S. dollar dips amid economic data

NEW YORK, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. dollar weakened in late trading on Tuesday as market participants digested some ...

Gold up on weak economic data

CHICAGO, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange rose on Tuesday ...

Lao gov't expects 3.3-pct economic growth this year despite COVID-19

VIENTIANE, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- The Lao government predicted that the country's economy will grow by 3.3 percent in 2020 ...

Finnish forestry giant UPM reports major profit decline in Q3

HELSINKI, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Finland-based forest industry giant UPM-Kymmene on Tuesday reported a major profit decline in the third ...

Wuhan posts strong growth pickup in Q3

WUHAN, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province, the part of the country once hit hardest ...

Ant Group launches IPO in Hong Kong

HONG KONG, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Ant Group, the parent company of China's leading mobile-payment business Alipay, started its initial ...

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U.S. rift wiith China contrasted by warming of ties with India

NEW DELHI - India and the U.S. held a "productive" and "successful" third round of 22 dialogue in New Delhi, ...

Acute malnutrition among children in Yemen at highest level ever

Yemeni children are suffering acute malnutrition at unprecedented rates as the world's worst humanitarian crisis grinds on and funding falls ...

27% of passengers on Mideast flight to Dublin diagnosed with Covid-19

An outbreak of coronavirus in Ireland has been attributed to a flight from a country in the Middle East into ...

NASA says water on moon far more widespread that previously thought

The U.S. space agency, NASA, reported Monday it has confirmed water can be found in sunlit areas of the moon, ...

America, damaged and divided, prepares to go to the polls

US President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger Joe Biden are battling for the presidency of a deeply divided country, ...

20 year prison term for Californian man convicted of terrorism

RIVERSIDE, California - A U.S. man has been sentenced to twenty years in federal prison for conspiring to commit terrorist ...

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