Tue, 28 Sep 2021

Chinese fishing boats overpowering South American fishermen

PUCUSANA, Peru: Fishing boats, which leave this port daily to harvest tuna, and later squid, face an uncertain future due ...

United reports 97% of staff vaccinated against Covid

CHICAGO, Illinois: Less than a week before its staff vaccination deadline, United Airlines announced that more than 97 percent of ...

Technology stocks drift down during indecisive day on Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock markets were indecisive Monday. Industrial shares rose modestly, while the tech sector was ...

Democrats vying for climate change initiatives in $3.5 trillion bill

SEATTLE, Washington - Democrats in Congress are aiming to have legislation passed by the end of September that could have ...

India modernizing air force with purchase of 56 Airbus aircraft

NEW DELHI, India: India will purchase 56 Airbus C295 aircraft as part of its program to replace the Indian Air ...

Stocks in Asia directionless, U.S. dollar edges up against euro

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks were directionless in Asia on Monday with little to drive markets.The Australian All Ordinaries did ...

48 year-old New York analyst charged in $8 million inside trader scam

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Former OppenheimerFunds analyst Sergei Polevikov, 48, of Port Washington, New York, who was arrested late ...

United Airlines fined by U.S. for holding passengers on tarmacs

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The U.S. Transportation Department fined United Airlines for violating federal rules on long tarmac delays, at a cost ...

United States moves towards eliminating refrigerant gases

WASHINGTON D.C.: The United States will further limit the use of hydrofluorocarbons in refrigerators and air conditioners.Hydrofluorocarbons have long been ...

UK reports shortages nationwide due to lack of truck drivers

LONDON, England: With Britain remaining short of tens of thousands of truck drivers, shortages throughout the country range from gasoline, ...

$1.4 billion to convert Scotland refinery to hydrogen power

GLASGOW, Scotland: Energy provider INEOS has announced that it will convert its large-scale petrochemicals plant and oil refinery in Grangemouth, ...

U.S. reports drop in housing prices, sales

CHICAGO, Illinois: Housing sales in the United States fell in August amid sustained supply shortages, with indications that the housing ...

Canadian mining company seeking to revive mines in southeast Alaska

JUNEAU, Alaska: Canadian mining company Millrock Resources has been scouting for precious metals on Chichagof Island in southeast Alaska.However, CEO ...

Uncut diamond, at 1,175-carats, is third largest in world

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The Lucara Diamond mining company and manufacturer HB Antwerp have put on display a 1,175-carat ...

U.S. questions Zoom proposed purchase of Five9 call center

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Justice Department is probing Zoom, the videoconferencing company, following its $14.7 billion deal for cloud call ...

FedEx 3rd quarter costs rise to $450 million due to labor market

MEMPHIS, Tennessee: Federal Express confirmed on September 21 that its third-quarter expenses had jumped to $450 million as it was ...

Little movement on U.S. stock markets, dollar moves higher

NEW YORK, New York - After two days of rallying Wall Street settled down on Friday with moves in either ...

Waymo adds San Francisco to cities testing self-driving vehicles

SAN FRANCISCO, California: Waymo has begun offering rides in its all-electric self-driving Jaguar I-PACE sport utility vehicles to a pre-determined ...

Evergrande fails to pay interest on bond, stocks in Asia fall

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Shares in Asia were mixed on Friday as China Evergrande failed to pay $83.5 million interest ...

Bipartisan support voiced for U.S. laws to rein in Big Tech

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Cracking the whip against Big Tech companies, such as Facebook and Google, a bipartisan group of U.S. state ...

Sold gains on U.S. stock markets, key indices climb more than 1%

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the United States rallied on Thursday."This is a follow-on rally from a very ...

Netflix seeks to lure Kenyan customers with free plan

NAIROBI, Kenya: Netflix is offering viewers in Kenya a no-charge option, with one-fourth of the content platform's television shows and ...

Get an Amazon gift voucher worth Rs. 5,000

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], September 28 (ANI/NewsVoir): Bajaj Finance Limited, the lending arm of Bajaj Finserv, offers a convenient financial solution ...

Brent crude to hit USD 90 a barrel by end of year

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI): The price of Brent crude oil jumped above USD 80 on Tuesday for the first ...

Dak Prescott shines in home return as Cowboys rout Eagles

Dak Prescott passed for three touchdowns in his first home game in 11-plus months and Ezekiel Elliott rushed for two ...

Meng and the two Michaels: Why China's hostage diplomacy failed

On the face of it, the fact that Canada's "two Michaels" - Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor - boarded a ...

RBI imposes monetary penalty on RBL Bank Limited

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has, by an order on Monday imposed a ...

TATA Projects secures order for Chennai Peripheral

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 27 (ANI/PRNewswire):It includes Link Road to Chennai Outer Ring Road from Northern Port Access Road. The ...

Mindtree recognized by Great Place to Work

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], September 27 (ANI/PRNewswire):Of the 712 organizations evaluated for consideration in this list, 512 organizations met the eligibility ...

Aavishkaar Capital and Rajiv Dadlani Group Lead INR 400

Gurugram (Haryana) [India], September 27 (ANI/NewsVoir): Chqbook, India's first neobank for small business owners, has raised INR 400 Million in ...

Expand businesses with Ziploan's quick business loan

New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Maintaining the competitive edge through expansion is vital for small businesses. According to ...

Taliban to focus on strengthening banking system

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 27 (ANI): As Afghanistan is in utter turmoil and economic chaos after the Taliban takeover last month, ...

WHO to revive probe into COVID-19 origins: Report

Geneva [Switzerland], September 27 (ANI): The World Health Organization (WHO) is looking to revive an investigation into the origins of ...

Chinese province orders companies to suspend production

Beijing [China], September 26 (ANI): China's manufacturing hub Zhejiang province has ordered a swath of companies to temporarily halt production ...

Odisha sustained its efforts to curb LWE activities: CM

New Delhi [India], September 26 (ANI): Odisha has sustained its efforts to curb Left Wing Extremists (LWE) activities and has ...

China's Xinjiang crackdown reaps millions of dollars

Beijing [China], September 26 (ANI): Chinese authorities have seized and sold tens of millions of dollars in assets owned by ...

Pak will have to redouble its efforts to qualify for GPS

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 26 (ANI): European Union's Ambassador to Pakistan Androulla Kaminara has said that Pakistan will have to redouble ...

Venkaiah Naidu calls for addressing shortage of doctors

New Delhi [India], September 26 (ANI): Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday called for addressing the shortage of trained ...

Unbeaten No. 16 Arkansas sends No. 7 Texas AM to first loss

Host No. 16 Arkansas showed they are a heavyweight in the SEC, earning a convincing 20-10 victory over No. 7 ...

VP calls for addressing shortage of doctors

New Delhi [India], September 25 (ANI): Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday called for addressing the shortage of trained ...

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Stocks in Asia mixed, U.S. dollar pushes euro below 1.17

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Continuing uncertainty about the financial health of China Evergrande, and concerns over power generation in the ...

Chinese fishing boats overpowering South American fishermen

PUCUSANA, Peru: Fishing boats, which leave this port daily to harvest tuna, and later squid, face an uncertain future due ...

United reports 97% of staff vaccinated against Covid

CHICAGO, Illinois: Less than a week before its staff vaccination deadline, United Airlines announced that more than 97 percent of ...

Technology stocks drift down during indecisive day on Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock markets were indecisive Monday. Industrial shares rose modestly, while the tech sector was ...

Democrats vying for climate change initiatives in $3.5 trillion bill

SEATTLE, Washington - Democrats in Congress are aiming to have legislation passed by the end of September that could have ...

India modernizing air force with purchase of 56 Airbus aircraft

NEW DELHI, India: India will purchase 56 Airbus C295 aircraft as part of its program to replace the Indian Air ...

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