Tue, 18 Dec 2018

Another software bug, another data breach hits Facebook

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In yet another data breach, Facebook has revealed that a software bug caused photos of millions of ...

Indian rupees will soon no longer be accepted in Nepal

KATHMANDU, Nepal - In a further blow to India's currency, which has been in a downward spiral in recent years, ...

Thousands to be laid off as GM begins shrinking production in the U.S.

WASHINGTON, U.S. - America's largest automaker General Motors announced on Friday that it was informing authorities about its previously announced ...

IMF: Hard Brexit will come at a cost to UK economically

WASHINGTON DC - The International Monetary Fund believes the biggest risk to the UK economy in the near term is ...

Beijing to dump 'Made in China 2025' policy

BEIJING, China - China is now preparing to replace the Made in China 2025 policy with a campaign designed to ...

U.S. markets join in global stocks rout

NEW YORK, New York - Investors spent Friday rattled throughout the day as stocks tumbled from the opening bell. Increasing ...

French Foreign Ministry travel alert webpage hacked, defaced

PARIS, France - The travel alert registry website operated by the French Foreign Ministry was hacked and defaced, leading to ...

Trump Again Blasts Fed for 'Even Considering' Rate Hike

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump early on Monday again criticized the Federal Reserve for its current series of interest-rate increases, days ...

Sany India launches 16 new products

New Delhi [India], Dec 17 (NewsVoir): Sany India, a leading manufacturer of construction equipment, heavy machinery and renewable energy solutions ...

Ifugao town holds new festival to preserve culture

HINGYON, Ifugao, Dec. 14 (PIA) - - Aside from the annual "Gotad ad Hingyon", this municipality has another a festival ...

Jamal Khashoggi case: Gruesome murder mystery updates

Saudi Arabia has admitted Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside its consulate in the Turkish city of Istanbul. Khashoggi - a ...

Malaysia national utility's stock falls

By Lee Kah Whye Singapore, Dec 17 (ANI): Last week, Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB), Malaysia's national utility company announced that ...

Trump under scrutiny in a multitude of investigations

Investigations now entangle Donald Trump's White House, campaign, transition, inauguration, charity and business. For Trump, the political, the personal and ...

Stocks Plunge to 8-month Lows on Growth Fears; J&J Nosedives

NEW YORK - Stocks staggered to eight-month lows Friday after weak economic data from China and Europe set off more ...

Venezuela hands IMF economic data for first time in a decade - Havana Times

Crisis-hit Venezuela has handed the International Monetary Fund economic data for the first time in more than a decade. Earlier ...

3 Numbers Investors Missed in Costco's Earnings Report -- The Motley Fool

There was way more to this earnings announcement than just bad news about rising costs. ...

Marthas Vineyard wind-farm sites spur $405 million bids

U.S. offshore wind power is expected to surge over the next decade reaching 10,000 megawatts by 2030, compared to just ...

Soft skills key for young people looking for work, says study

The retail industry, long a place for people to take their first step on the employment ladder, is still a ...

Google draws ire from activists, some of whom are employees

Last week, more than 60 human rights groups, including Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch, demanded Google end an effort ...

Green groups are set to crash into global populists over pollution cuts

After two weeks of talks in Katowice, Poland, envoys from almost 200 countries this weekend adopted a set of rules ...

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Bomb explodes outside Greek media office, wrecking major damage

ATHENS, Greece - In an incident that has been denounced across Greece as an "attack on democracy," a powerful bomb ...

UN migration pact sparks massive protest, clashes in Brussels

BRUSSELS, Belgium - Days after more than 150 countries, including Belgium backed a United Nations Migration pact, the Belgian capital ...

North Korea threatens to block denuclearization over U.S. sanctions

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Months after touting a historic breakthrough in peace talks with North Korea, the U.S. President Donald ...

Macron's popularity sinks as Yellow Vest continue to protest

PARIS, France - Paying no heed to calls by the French government, which urged the Yellow Vest protesters to refrain ...

Indonesia's Mount Soputan erupts twice, sends thick ash into the sky

JAKARTA, Indonesia - One of the most active volcanoes in Indonesia's Sulawesi Island - Mount Soputan erupted twice in a ...

Massive explosion at Japanese bar leaves over 40 injured

SAPPORA, Japan - More than 42 people suffered injuries in a massive explosion at a bar in the northern Japanese ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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