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UK Minister for Indo-Pacific Trevelyan says "Working to conclude FTA with India"

London [UK], January 25 (ANI): The United Kingdom is working to conclude a Free Trade Agreement with India, Secretary of ...


Data predicts economic crisis in China; country tries to cover it up on international forums

Beijing [China], January 25 (ANI): Data about China's growth and the image the country is trying to portray on the ...


Southeast Asian countries struggling with exports dip amid lower demand from China

Beijing [China], January 25 (ANI): Southeast Asian countries are struggling with a decline in exports due to lower demand from ...


Report: Former No. 1 Jin Young Ko to return for Thailand event

Jin Young Ko, the world's top-ranked female golfer for most of last year, is aiming to open her season at ...


Large companies must take responsibility to handhold MSMEs, says Union Minister Piyush Goyal

New Delhi [India], January 24 (ANI): Union minister Piyush Goyal on Monday said that large companies must take responsibility to ...


Delhi CM Singapore visit controversy: HC grants time to file affidavit on Minister Gahlot's plea

New Delhi [India], January 23 (ANI): The Delhi High court on Monday granted four weeks time to Centre and the ...


China's outbound travel market sees recovery at Spring Festival

© Provided by Xinhua HANGZHOU, Jan. 23 (Xinhua) -- On the first day of the Chinese Lunar New Year, a ...


Ministry of Ayush signs MoU with India Tourism Development Corporation for promotion of medical value travel

New Delhi [India], January 23 (ANI): Ministry of Ayush has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the India Tourism ...


Singapore tourism expects to bounce back to pre-Covid level by 2024

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, January 23 (ANI): Driven by strong demands from key markets like India, Indonesia and Malaysia, the ...


actyv.ai Raises Total USD 12 Mn as Part of Pre-Series A

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], January 10 (ANI/ BusinessWire India): actyv.ai, a Singapore-headquartered, category creator in the enterprise SaaS with embedded B2B ...


Embassy of Singapore gifts DCT Abu Dhabi libraries diverse collection of books

ABU DHABI, 6th January, 2023 (WAM) -- The Embassy of Singapore in the UAE has announced it gifted a specially ...


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US moving towards offering annual Covid vaccines to most Americans

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of its efforts to simplify the national COVID-19 vaccine strategy, the US Food and Drug Administration ...

December crossings of US border set record

WASHINGTON D.C.: US authorities said this week that a surge in Cubans and Nicaraguans arriving at the US border with ...

Canada faces resistance to cutbacks from oil-producing Alberta

OTTAWA, Canada: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal government plans to implement its long-awaited workforce transition bill, the "Just Transition," ...

Japan's Kishida expected to visit Ukraine for talks with Zelenskiy

TOKYO, Japan: The Yomiuri newspaper has reported that Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida is planning to visit Kyiv in February ...

Hawaii mourns death of last island princess

HONOLULU, Hawaii: The casket bearing Abigail Kinoiki Kekaulike Kawananakoa, long considered the last Hawaiian princess, has gone on public viewing ...

After climbing onto roof, five inmates breakout of Missouri prison

ST. LOUIS, Missouri: Missouri police report that all five prisoners who escaped last week from St. Francois County Detention Center ...

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South Korean exports fall 2.7% in first 20 days in January

SEOUL, South Korea: Korea Customs Service data released this week showed that South Korean exports for the first 20 days ...

Japan's Kishida expected to visit Ukraine for talks with Zelenskiy

TOKYO, Japan: The Yomiuri newspaper has reported that Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida is planning to visit Kyiv in February ...

Parents swim to save daughter: Mother returns with girl, father loses life

LENNOX HEAD, Australia - An Irish father died in Australia while trying to save his daughter after she was swept ...

Japan employers agree with prime minister to raise wages

TOKYO, Japan: More than half of major Japanese companies are planning to raise wages this year, after Prime Minister Fumio ...

Taiwan Q4 GDP plunges to lowest in 13 years

TAIPEI, Taiwan: Highlighting its worst performance in 13 years, Taiwan's trade-dependent economy contracted in the fourth quarter, affected by declining ...

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Recession fears fade as investors weigh into U.S. stocks

NEW YORK, New York - Recession fears faded on Wall Street Thursday as annualized 4th quarter GDP (gross domestic product) ...


Officials cautious as lower mortgage rates increases home buying

WASHINGTON D.C.: In December 2022, US existing home sales declined to a 12-year low, but lower mortgage rates raised cautious ...


South Korean exports fall 2.7% in first 20 days in January

SEOUL, South Korea: Korea Customs Service data released this week showed that South Korean exports for the first 20 days ...


Virginia expects 1,000 jobs as Amazon builds cloud computing center

SEATTLE, Washington: Amazon.com's cloud services division, Amazon Web Services (AWS), has announced that it will expand its data centers in ...


U.S. stocks faint after bull goes into hiding

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks crumbled on Wednesday as the extended rally on Wall Street came to an ...


Ireland had highest EU budget surplus in third quarter 2022

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland reported a higher budget surplus than any other country among the 27-member European Union for the third ...


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