Thu, 08 Dec 2022

U.S. stocks take breather, Nasdaq Composite slips 56 points

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the U.S. and around the world fell on Wednesday although losses were mostly ...

Hearing aids now sold without prescriptions in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: Hearing aids can now be sold without prescriptions from a doctor in the U.S., making it easier and ...

Musk confirms that apple to resume advertising on Twitter

SEATTLE, Washington: Amazon.com is planning to resume advertising on Twitter, pending some security tweaks to the company's ads platform, purchasing ...

Mexico, US plan joint strategy to lure businesses back to N. America

WASHINGTON D.C.: Mexico's government announced that Mexican Economy Minister Raquel Buenrostro and U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo will draft ...

U.S. stocks trim losses towards close but Nasdaq Composite still loses 2%

NEW YORK, New York - Investors continued to bail out of U.S. stocks on Tuesday as mounting layoffs continued.Morgan Stanley ...

After Chinese bypass solar panel tariffs, US plans new restrictions

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Commerce Department gas says new duties on imports from some major Chinese solar panel makers will ...

United, Boeing in discussions for 'major' purchase of 787s

CHICAGO, Illinois: Reuters has reported that United Airlines and Boeing are close to reaching agreement for placing a major 787 ...

Recovery in travel industry helps AirAsia limit 3rd quarter losses

SINGAPORE: Benefiting from a strong rebound in travel and the easing of pandemic-related restrictions in Southeast Asia, the parent company ...

U.S., stock markets kick off new week with significant losses

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks decelerated sharply on Monday in an ominous start to a new week. Bond ...

2022 will see historic high farm incomes in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Agriculture reported that as producers are benefitting from high global grain and oilseed demand ...

Pfizer to spend $2.5 bln to expand Belgium, Irish factories

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Pfizer is set to invest more than $2.5 billion in its drug manufacturing operations in ...

Manufacturers predict US baby formula shortage to continue

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The infant formula shortage that has persisted in the U.S. for nearly a year, is ...

Apple returns to Twitter after Musk meeting with Tim Cook

Apple has "fully resumed" advertising on the Twitter social media platform, Bloomberg reported on Sunday, citing CEO Elon Musk's comments ...

Amtrak reports jump in riders, increased spending on infrastructure

WASHINGTON D.C.: According to U.S. rail company Amtrak, its ridership has nearly returned to pre-COVID-19 levels, rising by more than ...

Survey: Japanese manufacturing contracts for first time in 2 years

TOKYO, Japan: The results of a survey released this week showed that Japan's manufacturing activity contracted for the first time ...

CNN informs employees that layoffs are underway

ATLANTA, Georgia: As companies look to rein in costs and trim their headcount to brace for an economic slowdown, CNN's ...

US single-family home prices fall in September

CHICAGO, Illinois: Amidst higher mortgage rates, which are curbing demand, several surveys showed that U.S. single-family home prices slowed again ...

Chinese hackers stole millions worth of Covid relief money in US: report

Washington [US], December 8 (ANI): China-based hackers stole at least USD 20 million in US Covid relief benefits, including unemployment ...

FM Sitharaman and 4 Indians on Forbes' 100 Most Powerful Women list

New Delhi [India], December 8 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Sebi's Chairperson Madhabi Puri Buch, Sail Chairperson Soma Mondal, ...

EU requests WTO panels against China over patents, Lithuania

Brussels [Belgium], December 8 (ANI): The EU has said that it had requested the establishment of panels at the World ...

FTA with Australia to create a level-playing field for garment textile exporters: India Ratings

New Delhi [India], December 8 (ANI): India's free trade agreement (FTA) signed with Australia, which comes into effect from December ...

Germany greenlights Ukrainian strikes inside Russia

Kiev is not obligated to limit the conflict to its own territory, says the government in BerlinWhile the US distanced ...

Russian coal exports surge Bloomberg

Shipments reportedly jumped to nearly a five-year high in OctoberRussia's seaborne coal supplies have started growing again after the EU ...

North Korea Reportedly Exploited Itaewon Tragedy in Hacking Attempt

Seoul, South Korea - North Korean hackers exploited public interest in October's tragic Itaewon crowd surge to target South Koreans ...

Markets snap 4-day losing streak in morning trade

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 7 (ANI): The markets gained on Thursday morning as the Monetary Policy Committee on Wednesday decided ...

Apple expanding security features by adding end-to-end encryption to iCloud backups

Washington [US], December 8 (ANI): American tech giant Apple, as part of a major set of security announcements, has announced ...

Govt working towards establishing Uttarakhand as model state in field of higher education: CM Dhami

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], December 8 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Wednesday said that his government has implemented ...

Free communities feature added to Microsoft Teams

Washington [US], December 8 (ANI): American tech giant Microsoft has launched a new communities feature for Microsoft Teams, which will ...

European Commission proposes additional sanctions against Russia

Brussels [Belgium], December 8 (ANI): The European Commission on Wednesday proposed the ninth package of sanctions against Russia over its ...

Air Marshal B Chandra Sekhar acknowledges critical role of Air Traffic Controllers in military aviation

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], December 8 (ANI): Air Marshal B Chandra Sekhar, Commandant, Air Force Academy, on Wednesday acknowledged the critical ...

This 'swamp politician Trump helped uplift may be his 2024 rival

Former US secretary of state and CIA head Mike Pompeo, with his trail of corruption allegations, is primed for a ...

2016 Demonetisation: Centre tells Supreme Court that Parliament took notification into account

New Delhi [India], December 7 (ANI): The Centre on Wednesday justified its 2016 demonetisation policy and argued that after the ...

RBI to add new feature to UPI payment platform

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 7 (ANI): Reserve Bank of India Governor (RBI) Shaktikanta Das on Wednesday said it decided to ...

EU to expand anti-Russia sanctions FT

Brussels plans to ban investments in the mining industry, as well as target banks, media companies, and individuals, the Financial ...

Policy rate hike may affect EMIs of loans

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 7 (ANI): All eyes were on the Monetary Policy Committee meeting which concluded on Wednesday. Like ...

China's forex reserves rise in November

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) -- China's foreign exchange reserves rose to 3.1175 trillion U.S. dollars at ...

EU deepens anti-Russia sanctions FT

Brussels plans to ban investments in the mining industry, as well as target banks, media companies, and individuals, the Financial ...

Industry bodies welcome RBI's rate hike.

New Delhi [India], December 7 (ANI): The two industry bodies -- FICCI and PHD Chamber -- have appreciated the repo ...

Adjusted for inflation, policy rate still remains accommodative, says RBI Governor

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 7 (ANI): In the concluding meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) on Wednesday, five out ...

UN calls for stronger multilateral solutions to deal with debt crisis

Geneva [Switzerland], December 7 (ANI): Stronger multilateral solutions are urgently needed to tackle the debt crisis facing developing countries, UNCTAD ...

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After years of upheaval, US judge throws out Huawei fraud indictments

NEW YORK City, New York: Last week, a U.S. judge has dismissed an indictment against the chief financial officer of ...

Japan announces increase of up to 43 trillion yen in defense spending

TOKYO, Japan: Beginning in April, Japan will allocate 40 trillion to 43 trillion yen ($295 billion-$318 billion) over five years ...

After Chinese bypass solar panel tariffs, US plans new restrictions

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Commerce Department gas says new duties on imports from some major Chinese solar panel makers will ...

Recovery in travel industry helps AirAsia limit 3rd quarter losses

SINGAPORE: Benefiting from a strong rebound in travel and the easing of pandemic-related restrictions in Southeast Asia, the parent company ...

Survey: Japanese manufacturing contracts for first time in 2 years

TOKYO, Japan: The results of a survey released this week showed that Japan's manufacturing activity contracted for the first time ...

Chinese hackers stole millions worth of Covid relief money in US: report

Washington [US], December 8 (ANI): China-based hackers stole at least USD 20 million in US Covid relief benefits, including unemployment ...

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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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