Mon, 18 Nov 2019

Amazon claims political influence in awarding of $10 billion contract

SEATTLE, Washington - Amazon is to appeal a $10 billion contract awarded by the U.S. Department of Defense to Microsoft. ...

Equinix opens 16th data centre in Australia

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Equinix has opened a new data centre in the heart of Sydney, Australia, costing $160 million.The ...

McHugh tours recently expanded Apple campus in Cork

CO CORK, Ireland - Ireland's Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh on Friday toured the recently expanded Apple campus ...

New chapter for iRadio, to extend service for another 10 years

DUBLIN, Ireland - iRadio this week signed on for another ten years.iRadio was launched just prior to the 2008/9 Global ...

Nearly 3 million travellers passed through Dublin Airport last month

DUBLIN, Ireland - Nearly three million people transited through Dublin Airport last month, a 3% increase on the same month ...

A primary way to lower global emissions

Cap and Trade Is Supposed to Solve Climate Change, but Oil and Gas Company Emissions Are UpProPublica is a Pulitzer ...

U.S. stocks make major gains as world markets rally

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks were generally stronger globally on Friday as prospects brightened for a trade deal between ...

Asian Development Bank president meets top leaders in Kazakhstan

NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan - Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao, at a meeting with Kazakhstan's President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev on Friday, ...

Broad advance in stocks recorded in Asia

SYDNEY, Australia - Stock markets across Asia rose on Friday.The Nikkei 225 jumped 170.61 points or 0.74% to 23,312.16.The Australian ...

McDonald's upheaval is a stern reminder to CEOs about ethics

The board of directors of McDonald's recently announced it was terminating the employment of chief executive officer Steve Easterbrook because ...

South African Airways faces regulator scrutiny over sale plan

South African Airways officials will be summoned to a meeting with regulators next month to disclose details about talks with ...

10 handy tips to be more credit savvy

The way you manage credit can impact your ability to get future loans, like finance for a car, a bond ...

Saudi Aramco to Sell 1.5% Stake, Raise up to $25.6 Billion

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Saudi Arabia's state-owned oil giant Aramco announced Sunday it will sell a 1.5% stake in ...

Iran Government Fuel Price Hike Sparks 2nd Day of Violent Protests

CAIRO - Iranian protesters are on the streets in dozens of towns and cities across the country as anger spreads ...

Xi Warning May Prompt Harsher Crackdown in Hong Kong, Analysts Say

The Hong Kong government is probably considering measures to strengthen its crackdown on anti-government protesters after Chinese President Xi Jinping ...

Several DDCA members resign after president Rajat Sharma's exit

New Delhi [India], Nov 16 (ANI): Soon after the resignation of Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) President Rajat Sharma, ...

Gaurs Group sells 1200 unit worth 500 crores during festive season

New Delhi (India) Nov 16 (ANI/NewsVoir): Gaurs Group, one of the leading names in the real estate sector in the ...

Hong Kong May Be Considering Emergency Measures to EndUnrest

The Hong Kong government is probably considering measures to strengthen its crackdown on anti-government protesters after Chinese President Xi Jinping ...

Congress slams Suresh Angadi over his statement on economic slowdown

New Delhi [India], Nov 16 (ANI): The Congress party on Saturday criticised Minister of State for Railways, Suresh Angadi for ...

Iran's Sudden Gas Price Hike Sparks Street Protests in 5 Cities

Iran's abrupt decision to raise gasoline prices as its economy worsens under U.S. sanctions and domestic corruption has angered many ...

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Equinix opens 16th data centre in Australia

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Equinix has opened a new data centre in the heart of Sydney, Australia, costing $160 million.The ...

Hong Kong in crisis, economy in worst state since GFC

HONG KONG - Government data released on Friday shows Hong Kong is now officially in recession.For the first time in ...

The main problem with virtual reality? It's almost as humdrum as real life

Just a few years ago, virtual reality (VR) was being showered with very real money. The industry raised an estimated ...

K-pop fans protest against treatment of Monsta X lead singer

You may have recently seen K-pop trending worldwide on Twitter, especially hashtags such as #FightForWonho. Wonho, whose real name is ...

Serbia confident Djokovic will be fit for Davis Cup

Madrid - Serbia's Davis Cup captain Nenad Zimonjic was optimistic on Sunday that world number two Novak Djokovic will be ...

Pope's Asian Agenda: Atomic Bombs, Martyrs, Family Reunion

VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis has agendas both pastoral and personal for his trip to Asia, where he'll appeal for ...

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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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