Thu, 23 Jan 2020

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 ...

Wall Street wobbles, S&P 500 finishes flat

NEW YORK, New York - Early gains on Wall Street gave way to a mixed close on Wall Street on ...

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 ...

Asian markets in recovery mode, U.S. dollar stars

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia rebounded on Wednesday, clawing back some of the extensive losses of a day earlier.The ...

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 ...

Trump to end aid to U.S. farmers following conclusion of trade deal

AUSTIN, TEXAS - With China poised to increase purchases of U.S. agricultural goods this year as part of a Phase ...

Apple CEO accepts award from Taoiseach Leo Varadkar in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - Apple has been recognised as one of the greatest foreign direct investors in Ireland.The company on Monday ...

Ramaphosa's famous negotiating skills have failed him. Here's why

When Cyril Ramaphosa took over as president of South Africa in early 2018, there was a great deal of talk ...

How Does Climate Affect Credit

The primary impacts of climate change are obvious, from the unprecedented fires in Australia to the melting ice caps in ...

Full Paisa Vasool sale by Reliance Fresh and Smart is back

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 23 (ANI): Reliance Retail's biannual Full Paisa Vasool sale is back and this time it gets ...

U.S. Set To Announce New Restrictions On 'Birth Tourism'

The U.S. administration plans to announce new visa restrictions aimed at eliminating so-called "birth tourism" in which pregnant women travel ...

Trump to add a 'couple of countries' to US travel ban

US President Donald Trump said his administration was preparing to add a "couple of countries" to the controversial list of ...

Huawei Founder Says Company Can Withstand Increased US Pressure

Despite the U.S.-China trade deal signed last week, the two countries appear headed for more confrontation, especially over high tech.One ...

JSE weaker after erasing earlier gains

The local bourse lost ground towards the close on Wednesday eventually erasing all its earlier gains.Stocks were much more stable ...

Ease African borders to drive growth, Pityana tells WEF

African countries need to share their infrastructure, strategic advantages and resources in order to attract investment and drive growth more ...

Trump impeachment trial day three: All the latest updates

The Republican-controlled United States Senate will hear opening arguments in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial on Wednesday, kicking off up ...

Caterpillar invasion worsens Malawi food insecurity

An invasion of crop-munching fall armyworm caterpillars has inflicted a further blow to food security in Malawi, where nearly two ...

Trump returns to Washington impeachment in triumphant spirits

President Donald Trump flew back to his Washington impeachment trial in triumphant spirits on Wednesday after turning the Davos forum ...

Leverage the features of a Bajaj Finance FD to build your savings

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 22 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Savings are the product of good financial management and for you to have ...

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Irving should be ready for faceoff with LeBron, Lakers

LeBron James and Kyrie Irving were teammates for three seasons with the Cleveland Cavaliers, with each campaign ending in the ...

Wizards bring road skid into game vs. slumping Cavs

Larry Nance Jr. wasn't putting much stock into the latest setback for the Cleveland Cavaliers, who have lost five in ...

Top 25 roundup: Tulsa manhandles No. 20 Memphis

Jeriah Horne led five Tulsa double-figure scorers with 21 points, and the host Golden Hurricane overwhelmed No. 20 Memphis with ...

NBA roundup: Williamson scores 22 but loses NBA debut

New Orleans' Zion Williamson scored 22 points in his NBA debut, but LaMarcus Aldridge topped him with 32 points and ...

Jazz cruise to season sweep of Warriors

The Utah Jazz completed their first season-series sweep of the Golden State Warriors in 10 years Wednesday night, using 23 ...

Zion shines in debut, but Spurs stop Pelicans

Zion Williamson scored 22 points in his NBA debut, but LaMarcus Aldridge topped him with 32 points and 14 rebounds ...

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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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