Fri, 24 Jan 2020

Queen Elizabeth grants Royal Assent to Brexit Bill

LONDON, UK - Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit bill finally became law after receiving royal assent from Queen Elizabeth ...

Nasdaq and S&P 500 make modest gains, Dow Jones index slips

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Thursday with the Nasdaq and Standard and Poor's 500 making ...

Huanggang locks down over coronovirus threat

BEIJING, China - The authorities in Huanggang city in China have imposed a quarantine lockdown in a bid to stop ...

Small nations dominate rankings of least corrupt countries

WELLINGTON, New Zealand | COPENHAGEN, Denmark - New Zealand and Denmark have jointly been awarded the least corrupt countries in ...

Airlines facing competition from sleeper trains

Dutch airline KLM recently launched a new advertising campaign called "Fly Responsibly". Remarkably, it seems to encourage viewers to fly ...

Dense fog hits Indian capital, disrupts airport operations

NEW DELHI, India: At least five flights were diverted from the Delhi Airport due to bad weather on Wednesday morning."Five ...

Foreign investors returning to Brazil

BRASILIA, Brazil - Brazil has shown a marked increase in foreign investment over the last year, pushing it from sixth ...

EU officials signs off Brexit agreement

Brussels, [Belgium], Jan 24 (ANI): European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and European Council President Charles Michel signed the ...

Sasol share price rockets after update

Sasol says it is investigating the explosion which occurred last week at its Lake Charles Chemicals Project and caused to ...

Godrej Boyce trains 1.41 lakh youth across India

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 24 (ANI/PRNewswire): Godrej Disha, part of the GoodGreen initiative, designed to skill underserved youth has, as ...

Gulbis giving up competitive golf after '20 season

LPGA golfer Natalie Gulbis will retire from her competitive playing career at the end of the season, she wrote in ...

Brazilian President Bolsonaro to arrive in India on 4-day visit today

New Delhi [India], Jan 24 (ANI): Brazilian President Jair Messias Bolsonaro will pay a four-day visit to India starting from ...

Residents Cope, Flee as Coronavirus Locks Down China's Wuhan

China's efforts to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus with a transportation lockdown are sparking confusion among residents who ...

Stocks slide as global markets fret over virus

Local stocks plummeted on Thursday on the back of broad-based losses amongst global markets due to concerns over the spread ...

ICC's CEO Manu Sawhney winds up positive meeting with PCB

Lahore [Pakistan], Jan 23 (ANI): International Cricket Council (ICC) Chief Executive Officer Manu Sawhney wound up positive and constructive meetings ...

RCEP an unbalanced trade agreement: Piyush Goyal

Davos [Switzerland], Jan 23 (ANI): The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement was an unbalanced agreement, which was not fulfilling ...

TATA Projects to execute bio-ethanol project

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 23 (ANI/PRNewswire): TATA Projects Limited, one of India's fastest-growing and most admired infrastructure companies, today announced ...

Blue Label expects earnings hike after Cell C writedown

Blue Label Telecoms [JSE:BLU] expects its earnings for the six months ended 30 November 2019 to increase by at least ...

SA cannot dodge a downgrade this year, says Alexander Forbes

SA will not be able to dodge a credit rating downgrade from Moody's this year, because the changes it has ...

Complete your big-ticket purchases with a Bajaj Finserv Personal Loan

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 23 (ANI/BusinessWire India): The idea of borrowing money via an unsecured personal loan has become quite ...

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Barbaric attack in Burkina Faso leaves dozens dead

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkino Faso - (ANI/Sputnik): Thirty-six civilians were killed on Monday in an attack on a market in Sanmatenga province, ...

Ben Stokes attains career-best Test all-rounder ranking

Dubai [UAE], Jan 24 (ANI): Ben Stokes on Friday attained his career-best Test all-rounder ranking, after moving to the second ...

Ewan wins again, Impey cuts Porte's lead

Adelaide - Australia's Caleb Ewan won a second stage of the Tour Down Under on Friday as Richie Porte's overall ...

The digital economy is becoming ordinary. Best we understand it

The digital economy has been getting a lot of attention, with increasingly strong headlines offering apocalyptic as well as breathtakingly ...

Labat Africa to buy cannabis business for R15m

Labat Africa, the first cannabis company to be listed on the JSE, says it has agreed to buy a 70% ...

Ewan wins again, Porte's tour lead cut by Impey

Adelaide - Australia's Caleb Ewan won a second stage of the Tour Down Under on Friday as Richie Porte's overall ...

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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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