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Global stocks rally on renewed U.S.-China trade negotiations

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the U.S. and Europe made sold gains on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald ...

KFC's meatless vegan burger: could it wean you off chicken?

GLOUCESTER, Ireland – Just like other fast food places, KFC is now introducing a vegan option for those who want ...

Heathrow airport's third runway plan revealed

LONDON, United Kingdom- The Heathrow Airport published its masterplan on Tuesday, which takes into consideration the construction of a third ...

Hang Seng index shoots higher, dollar jumps

HONG KONG - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Tuesday with the Hiong Kong Hang Seng starring, while in Tokyo ...

Wall Street marks time ahead of Fed decision

NEW YORK, New York - Technology stocks made solid gains on Monday, while the broader industrial markets were less exuberant.The ...

London-Shanghai stock link acclaimed as 'groundbreaking'

SHANGHAI, China – Firms from the United Kingdom will be the first companies to list mainland China in the new ...

Brexit Uncertainty Impacts U.K. Business Investment in the Short Term

LONDON, UK – As stated by the British Chambers of Commerce or BCC, firms are starting to put resources into ...

Ireland now manages around 90% of transatlantic air traffic

DUBLIN, Ireland - Last week, the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) celebrated the centenary of transatlantic flight; the remarkable achievement of ...

Shares in Japan and Hong make gains

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Monday with gains being recorded in Japan and Hong Kong, while ...

Abu Dhabi and UAE wealth funds reshuffle du holdings

DUBAI, UAE - The United Arab Emirates government's sovereign wealth fund has taken a controlling interest in Dubai telco, du.The ...

Bongani Bongo's bonanza? Another lost Public Protector investigation

A complaint to the Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's office, which DA chief whip John Steenhuisen claims to have filed, has ...

DA wants ad hoc committee to investigate Ramaphosa's Bosasa donation

An ad hoc committee must investigate President Cyril Ramaphosa's ties to scandal-ridden multi-services company Bosasa, DA leader Mmusi Maimane has ...

Market wipe out early gains, mid and smallcap stocks underperform

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 19 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices wiped out morning gains and ended at near-flat levels on Wednesday ...

Bharat hits double century, crosses Rs 200 cr mark

New Delhi [India], Jun 19 (ANI): Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif-starrer 'Bharat' has hit a double century by crossing the ...

IAG to buy 200 Boeing 737 MAX airplanes for $24 billion

Le Bourget [France], June 19 (ANI): International Airlines Group (IAG) has announced plans to purchase 200 Boeing 737 MAX jets ...

The only option for Eskom is one SA can't afford

South Africa simply has to rescue the nation's distressed power utility. Even though it can't afford to.Eskom supplies 95% of ...

NEDA guarantees spread of economic growth through infra projects

National Economic and Development Authority Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia guarantees the spread of inclusive growth and development across the country ...

RBI penalises HDFC Bank for violating KYC norms

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jun 19 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has imposed a fine of Rs one crore ...

Trump says he?ll have 'extended' meeting with Xi at G-20

The US and China said their presidents will meet in Japan next week to relaunch trade talks after a month-long ...

Heritage body pushes Woodstock developers back

Plans to build a luxury eight-storey apartment block in Woodstock have been put on hold by Heritage Western Cape, which ...

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Traumatic times for Syrians as war continues unabated

NEW YORK, New York - Unabating violence, destruction and a downward sprial in overall conditions for the desperate people trapped ...

Sharer of New Zealand mosque shooting video sentenced for 21 months

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand – Philip Arps, a man from New Zealand, has been jailed for 21 months after sending the ...

Egypt's Mohammed Morsi buried in Cairo after death in trial

CAIRO, Egypt - The former Egyptian President, Mohammed Morsi, is now buried after he died in court after suffering a ...

Human civilization at a critical crossroad

At some point in the distant future, when alien lifeforms visit Planet Earth and find proof of its original race ...

Grisly deaths for 10 detainees in gang fight in Paraguay penitentiary

ASUNCION, Paraguay - Ten prisoners in a jail in Paraguay have been killed after a riot broke out on Sunday.Half ...

George Clooney Fraudsters Finally Caught in Thailand

PATTAYA, Thailand - Francesco Galdelli and Vanja Goffi had been dubbed as the Italian versions of Bonnie and Clyde.Both are ...

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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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