Tue, 26 Mar 2019

Tokyo market leads Asian stocks down

SYDNEY, Australia - A major break-down occurred on Asian stock markets on Monday, in a shock start to the week. ...

ATM stolen in early hours of Sunday morning in Co. Fermanagh

CO.  FERMANAGH, Northern Ireland - Yet another ATM machine has been stolen using a digger, which was also stolen and ...

Indian leader promotes maritime economic activities

PANAJI, Goa, India - India's Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday called for fully tapping the enormous potential of ...

Solution for exploding amount of data world generating each day

Researchers from Microsoft and the University of Washington have demonstrated the first fully automated system to store and retrieve data ...

Ireland stays firm despite frustrations over Brexit

CO. WEXFORD, Ireland - Irish premier Leo Varadkar said Saturday that Brexit will define the UK for the next generation. ...

U.S. Navy: multi-billion dollar order for Boeing Super Hornet fighters

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing a $4 billion multi-year contract modification to build 78 F/A-18E/F Super ...

Dassault Systèmes expands hub in Ireland

CORK CITY, Ireland - French and Irish business leaders, politicians and diplomats got together this week for the opening of ...

Venezuelan government-owned BANDES bank banned by U.S. treasury

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S. treasury has imposed sanctions on the government-owned and controlled Venzuelan bank, Banco de Desarrollo Economico ...

U.S. stocks get slammed, Nasdaq loses 2.50%

NEW YORK, New York - Equity markets tumbled, bond markets rose, and the U.S. was bought up against the euro, ...

Apple announces Apple credit card with Goldman Sachs

Apple and Goldman Sachs Group are joining forces in the consumer credit business, launching the Apple Card credit card for ...

China Increases Coal Use And Climate Concerns

Official energy data from China have confirmed what climate scientists have feared. The world's biggest coal user has boosted consumption ...

Boeing to meet regulators, pilots to detail 737 Max fixes

Boeing plans to meet this week with customers and regulators to explain the measures it's taking to get its 737 ...

Economists split on SA avoiding Moody's negative cut

South Africa may just be able to cling onto the stable outlook of its sole investment-grade rating this week, helping ...

Naspers CEO bets Dutch listing will fix Tencent stake discount

Naspers [JSE:NPN] Chief Executive Officer Bob van Dijk has been working for years to solve a problem rivals might envy ...

Rothschild & Co. shakes up SA management team

Rothschild & Co's South African unit said its chief executive officer for the past 13 years, Martin Kingston, would cede ...

Buffett's next deal will be his most important

Everybody wishes they knew what Warren Buffett will acquire next. Buffett wishes he knew, too. For the 88-year-old chairman and ...

Rothschild's Kingston eyes role in state-owned enterprises

Martin Kingston, who on April 1 steps down as chief executive officer of Rothschild & Co.'s South African unit after ...

UK leader: Brexit deal still lacks support in Parliament

British Prime Minister Theresa May conceded on Monday that her twice-rejected Brexit divorce deal would be defeated by Parliament again ...

French Muslim Group Sues Facebook, YouTube Over NZ Attack Video

PARIS - The French Council of the Muslim Faith (CFCM) said Monday it was suing internet giants Facebook and YouTube ...

Nintendo to launch two new Switch consoles this year: Report

Kyoto Prefecture [Japan], Mar 25 (ANI): Nintendo is reportedly planning to introduce two new Switch gaming consoles as early as ...

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African cyclone victims facing water, sanitation and hygiene crisis

SOUTHERN AFRICA - Efforts are continuing to reach all victims of Cyclone Idai in southern Africa where a senior relief ...

UN chief shocked and outraged at mass killing in Mali

BAMAKO, Mali - 134 civilians, including women and children, are now confirmed dead in Saturday morning's deadly attack in the ...

UNHCR prepares to send aid to Cyclone Idai survivors in Zimbabwe

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is working to dispatch emergency relief items including tents, tarpaulins, solar lanterns, cooking utensils and ...

Tanzania president gifts football team with land

Dar es Salaam - Tanzanian president John Magufuli has gifted the national team players with parcels of land as a ...

Government kick-starts plan to deal with racism, xenophobia

Government has started work on a 67-page document, known as the national action plan (NAP), as a tool aimed at ...

Mozambique Warns of More Flooding from Cyclone-Filled Dams

MAPUTO - Mozambique's President Filipe Nysui is warning countries ravaged by Cyclone Idai could face more flooding. The cyclone's heavy ...

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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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