Tue, 19 Mar 2019

700 U.S. companies now have offices in Ireland

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California (KPIX 5) – The luck of the Irish is only one of the factors attracting many Silicon ...

Export markets in Japan declined last month

TOKYO, Japan - Falling exports threaten the Japanese economy, particularly at a time when Chinese exports too are in a ...

Plenty of demand for stocks in Asian markets Monday

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia forged ahead on Monday in a positive start to the week. The Nikkei 225 ...

Two biggest banks in Germany could be merging

FRANKFURT, Germany - Deutsche Bank on Sunday confirmed reports first published in The Wall Street Journal, and by Reuters, that ...

Boeing confirms it is revising pilot training for 737 Max planes

CHICAGO, Illinois - Boeing said Sunday it is finalizing updates to its software in the Boeing 737 Max 8 plane, ...

Investments and jobs being diverted from UK to Ireland

NEW YORK, New York - At least seventy new projects have been approved for investment in Ireland as a direct ...

Zuckerberg laments loss of Cox and Daniels but excited about future

SAN JOSE, California - The announcement this week that Facebook will be losing Chris Cox has come as a shock. ...

Plane maker withstanding pressure despite twin crashes

Two fatal accidents involving Boeing 737 Max jets have left the plane maker rushing to restore confidence in the safety ...

TradeIX to expand Dublin-based world headquarters, to add 70 jobs

LONDON, UK - Yet another global tech company is expanding its headquarters in Dublin. It was announced on Friday that ...

How were Russia's Romanov and China's Qing dynasties similar

Left: Portrait of Qianlong Emperor of China (reigned in 1736-1796). Right: Portrait of Emperor Paul I of Russia (reigned in ...

UN Special Rapporteur to Visit Laos to Examine Poverty, Rights Issues

Laos has made impressive progress in reducing poverty, but still has a long way to go, as one quarter of ...

Markets reverse early gains but close in the green

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Mar 18 (ANI): Share markets reversed early gains on Monday despite strong fund inflows and advances in ...

131 CAs rubbish allegations of govt fudging official data

New Delhi [India], Mar 18 (ANI): A total of 131 chartered accountants reaffirmed their faith in government data on Monday ...

Markets extend rally for the sixth consecutive day

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Mar 18 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices continued to gain for the sixth consecutive session on Monday with ...

Government Critic Wins Slot in Slovak Runoff

BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA Vocal government critic Zuzana Caputova clinched pole position in round one of Slovakia's weekend presidential election, according to ...

Ghana: Using radio for change and development

This statement was originally published on mfwa.org on 6 March 2019. Across eight municipal and district assemblies in Ghana, hundreds ...

Trump Accuses Google of Helping Chinese Military

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - US President Donald Trump has accused the US-based tech giant Google of helping the Chinese military by ...

EU Sets Out July 1 Deadline in Brexit Delay Plans

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The EU would terminate Britains membership of the bloc on July 1, if the country has not ...

Kistefos cranks up earnings to $209m - TradeWinds

Christen Sveaas' shipping investment company Kistefos has racked up bigger earnings in 2018 as ship sales boosted the result. ...

Southeast Asia GDP to slow down to 4.8% in 2018 - Singapore Business Review

Southeast Asia GDP to slow down to 4.8% in 2018 Singapore Business Review Volatile export and manufacturing sectors are challenging ...

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50 now confirmed dead in Christchurch shootings

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Erdogan concerned about New Zealand attacker's threats to Turkey

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When did the U.S. bomb the Soviet Union

On October 8, 1950, World War III could have broken out: The USAF attacked and bombed a Soviet airfield in ...

The northernmost African' blogs from Russia's Far East

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How were Russia's Romanov and China's Qing dynasties similar

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China says 13 000 Xinjiang 'terrorists' arrested since 2014

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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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