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Visitors to Ireland in April drop to 16,100, versus 1.71m last year

DUBLIN, May 27 (Xinhua) -- The number of overseas visitors to Ireland in April went down by 99.1 percent to ...

China's adoption of new Hong Kong law unsettles stock market

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were higher on Thursday, although in Hong Kong there was little rookm for celebration. ...

Asia Development Bank to fund two new geothermal plants

JAKARTA, INDONESIA - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $300 million loan to help PT Geo Dipa Energi ...

DTI-Bataan records 36 new registered businesses since start of MECQ

BALANGA CITY, Philippines, May 27 (PIA) - The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Bataan recorded 35 new registered businesses ...

Chinese city of Nyingchi to see wave of new development

LHASA, May 27 (Xinhua) - Construction has begun on 40 key projects in the city of Nyingchi, southwest of China's ...

Macron to massively assist French automakers

PARIS, May 26 (Xinhua) - French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday vowed to massively back the auto sector to help ...

HUAWEI WATCH GT 2e emerges as the bestseller on Flipkart

New Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI/NewsVoir): Huawei Consumer Business group, India today announced that its latest smartwatch HUAWEI WATCH GT ...

California avocado producers to benefit from U.S.-China trade deal

LOS ANGELES, California - California avocados gained access to the Chinese market as a result of the China-U.S. phase-one economic ...

Microsoft India supports IIT Delhi's projects on COVID-19 detection

New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI): Microsoft India has supported two projects of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi that ...

At least 50 world leaders call for post-pandemic co-operation

At least 50 world leaders, including President Cyril Ramaphosa have taken part in a video conference on development financing.They called ...

Understanding the Two Sessions: China adopts first modern-day civil code

- China has just adopted its long-expected Civil Code, which is also the world's latest modern-day civil law. It will ...

Xi Focus: Xi's "two sessions" messages reassuring at difficult times

The closing meeting of the third session of the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) is held at the Great Hall ...

Update: Chinese premier confident of achieving development goals

Tourists visit the Bund in Shanghai, east China, Jan. 6, 2020. (Photo by Wang Xiang/Xinhua)BEIJING, May 28 (Xinhua) -- China ...

Update: Chinese premier expects positive GDP growth in 2020

Aerial photo taken on April 29, 2020 shows the Feilonghu Wujiang River Bridge under construction in southwest China's Guizhou Province. ...

Update: China's national legislature approves government work report

Deputies to the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) walk towards the Great Hall of the People for the closing meeting ...

Disney Plus to launch in Japan in June

Washington D.C. [USA], May 28 (ANI): The streaming service - Disney Plus is to launch in Japan from next month. ...

Ninja announces Ninja Battles with $480k prize pool

Esports legend and streaming star Tyler "Ninja" Blevins announced Wednesday that he is hosting a $480,000 Fortnite tournament. "Ninja Battles ...

OptimisticInvestors Send Wall Street Higher

Continued investor optimism about an economic recovery sent U.S. stocks climbing Wednesday.The Dow Jones industrial average rose 533 points, or ...

SA Banks not immune to collapsing, Reserve Bank warns

South African banks may be better placed than their European counterparts to weather the Covid-19 storm, but they are not ...

Boeing to announce 2,500 voluntary layoffs in initial phase

Washington D.C. [US], May 28 (ANI): With the coronavirus pandemic taking a toll on the global economy, Boeing Co will ...

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2,123,000 more Americans claim unemployment benefits

WASHINGTON, May 28 (Xinhua) - The number of initial jobless claims in the United States totaled 2.1 million last week ...

Visitors to Ireland in April drop to 16,100, versus 1.71m last year

DUBLIN, May 27 (Xinhua) -- The number of overseas visitors to Ireland in April went down by 99.1 percent to ...

China's adoption of new Hong Kong law unsettles stock market

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were higher on Thursday, although in Hong Kong there was little rookm for celebration. ...

Asia Development Bank to fund two new geothermal plants

JAKARTA, INDONESIA - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $300 million loan to help PT Geo Dipa Energi ...

DTI-Bataan records 36 new registered businesses since start of MECQ

BALANGA CITY, Philippines, May 27 (PIA) - The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Bataan recorded 35 new registered businesses ...

Chinese city of Nyingchi to see wave of new development

LHASA, May 27 (Xinhua) - Construction has begun on 40 key projects in the city of Nyingchi, southwest of China's ...

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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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