Tue, 21 May 2019

Real estate woes impacting banks in Qatar, sasy Fitch

DOHA, Qatar - The oversupply of real estate in Gulf countries which has seen a collapse in property prices, commensutate ...

Japanese automaker hits back at Trump declaration

TOPKYO, Japan - The Japanese automotive giant Toyota Motor Corporation has rejected U.S. President Donald Trump’s declaration that imported cars ...

Former Trans World Airlines terminal at JFK now a hotel

NEW YORK CITY, New York - The historic TWA Hotel at JFK International Airport, a transformation of the former Trans ...

Data management and regtech specialist chooses Cork for new hub

CORK, Ireland - Data management and regtech specialist RIMES has established a new office at City Gate, Mahon, in Cork, ...

2019 National Games underway in Davao City

DAVAO CITY,  Philippines - A total of 5,000 athletes from all parts of the country have converged on Davao City ...

Erie Canal to be adapted for new uses in upstate NY communities

ALBANY, New York - A sweeping initiative to examine how the 195-year-old Erie Canal can be reimagined for the 21st ...

Wall St slips as U.S. dollar surges

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks skidded lower on Friday in a dismal close to the week. With trade ...

Honeywell employee among four killed in light plane crash in Dubai

DUBAI, UAE - Honeywell International has confirmed one of its personnel was on board the small plane which crashed five ...

UK keeps limits on cash aid in Syria over counter-terror fears

Despite criticism, the UK has only partially reversed a cash aid freeze in northeastern Syria and is still suspending monthly ...

Five reasons 'green growth' won?t save the planet

Green growth has emerged as the dominant narrative for tackling contemporary environmental problems. Its supporters, including the likes of the ...

Daniel Silke: Voters, economic dependency and the ANC

With the analysis of South Africa's recent election focusing largely on the more micro-deficiencies (and strengths) of the various political ...

China stocks near 3-month low as Huawei ban adds to nerves

China's stocks traded near their lowest since February, with the damage caused by escalating tensions with the US rout now ...

Indian success expected to contribute to Singapore firm's growth

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, May 20 (ANI): Singapore conglomerate Sembcorp Industries Limited (Sembcorp) reported a net profit of SGD 93 ...

First weekend report: 'De De Pyaar De' earns Rs. 38.54 crore

New Delhi (India), May 20 (ANI): Ajay Devgn's latest outing 'De De Pyaar De', co-starring Tabu and Rakul Preet Singh, ...

Lumax Auto's revenue up 22 pc in FY 19 at Rs 1,358 crore

Gurugram (Haryana), May 20 (ANI): Automotive components manufacturer Lumax Auto Technologies has reported revenue of Rs 1,358 crore in 2018-19, ...

Vietnam, EU Eye Trade Alternative to US

HO CHI MINH CITY - Vietnam and Europe could be swapping more pomelo fruit and Portuguese cheese soon if a ...

Stock markets cheerful after exit polls show second term for Modi

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 20 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices surged nearly 2 per cent in the early morning trade on ...

Ukraine To Inaugurate Zelenskiy As President

Ukraine is set to inaugurate Volodymyr Zelenskiy as the country's new president on May 20.Zelensky, 41, a former comedian best ...

US Ambassador to China Visiting Tibet This Week

BEIJING - U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad was scheduled to visit Tibet this week, a U.S. embassy spokesperson said, ...

Rocket Lands Near U.S. Embassy In Baghdad Amid Tensions With Iran

A rocket has landed in Baghdad's Green Zone near the huge U.S. Embassy compound amid heightened tensions in the region ...

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At least 11 dead in mass shooting in northern Brazilian city

BELEM, Brazil - At least eleven people have been killed in a mass shooting in Brazil. Gunmen opened fire on ...

U.S. Navy Seal pleads guilty to causing death of colleague

WASHINGTON DC - A U.S. Navy SEAL who killed a Green Beret in extraordinary circumstances in the West African nation ...

Attack on UN mission in Mali which left peacekeeper dead condemned

BAMAKO, Mali - A violent attack in the West African nation of Mali on Saturday has left at least one ...

Report: GCC countries to host U.S. troops to counter Iranian threat

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - A newspaper in Saudi Arabia in a report published on Saturday says the kingdom and other ...

Incumbent PM Scott Morrison snatches victory in Australian election

CANBERRA, Australia - In Australia, the Liberal-National Party Coalition has been re-elected in a shock result in which Labor lost ...

Report says Israeli PM pushing Trump to attack Iran

JERUSASLEM - Behind the continual hostility towards Iran by the United States, and the recent flare-up in tensions is lsrael, ...

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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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