Fri, 06 Aug 2021

Asian stock investors lack resolution, Nikkei 225 rises 144 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia mirrored Wall Street's overnight performance, finishing mixed and barely moved.The Australian All Ordinaries ...

China reports slowest factory growth since February 2020

BEIJING, China: Expansion of China's factory sector in July was the most sluggish in seventeen months, on the back of ...

Bombardier union ends one week strike at Toronto assembly plant

TORONTO, Canada: Union workers at Bombardier's business-jet assembly plant in Toronto ratified a new three-year collective bargaining agreement on Saturday, ...

U.S. stocks end mixed, Dow Jones loses more than 300 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Wednesday."The market is expensive where it is and people are ...

Disney says all employees working at parks must be vaccinated

ORLANDO, Florida: The Walt Disney Company say that all of its on-site salaried and non-union hourly employees in the United ...

U.K.'s Channel 4 in discussions for sale to American Discovery Channel

LONDON, England: U.S. broadcaster Discovery Channel is in early discussions to potentially take over Britain's state-owned Channel 4 television broadcaster.A ...

ASX ends at all-time high, elsewhere Asian stocks mixed

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Wednesday with Japan's indices losing ground, while Australia rose to ...

French automakers disappointed with slow rebound post-Covid

PARIS, France: The French auto market is not rebounding as quickly as hoped for, with blame being placed on the ...

Zoom to pay $85 mln due to sharing data, 'Zoombombing'

SAN JOSE, California: Zoom Video Communications has agreed to pay $85 million, along with improving its security, as a settlement ...

U.S. stock markets roar ahead, greenback steadies

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street bounded ahead on Tuesday with solid gains being recorded by all the major ...

California restaurants fear bankruptcy if pork removed from menus

San Francisco, California: Even as restaurants struggled to survive during the Covid lockdown in California, many fear they will not ...

Amazon said it will appeal EU $886 million fine

BRUSSELS, Belgium: The Luxembourg National Commission for Data Protection (CNPD) imposed a record $886.6 million European Union fine on Amazon.com ...

Asian stock markets slip, Shanghai Composite drops 16 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia weakened on Tuesday, with the damage registering. across the board.In China, the Shanghai ...

Jump in post-Covid U.S. labor costs seen in second quarter

WASHINGTON D.C.: The cost of labor in the United States rose significantly in Q2 as firms increased salaries and offered ...

U.S. states weigh charges to packagers for recycling

PORTLAND, Maine: States throughout America are attempting to pass bills that would make the commercial users of packaging pay for ...

U.S. stock markets directionless over Covid concerns

NEW YORK, New York - The surging Delta variant of COVID-19 has unnerved U.S. investors with Wall Street ending the ...

U.S. economy fell during Covid in greatest slump since 1946

WASHINGTON D.C.: The United States recorded an economic contraction at an annual rate of 19.2 percent in 2020 at the ...

SEC extends commissioner Greg Sankey through 2026

Southeastern Conference commissioner Greg Sankey has agreed to a contract extension through at least the 2026 season, the SEC announced ...

Reliance BP Mobility's EV commitment with Swiggy

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug 5 (ANI): In a concerted effort to contribute towards creation of a robust electric vehicle ecosystem, ...

Adani Transmission PAT jumps 22 pc in Q1 at Rs 433 crore

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], Aug 5 (ANI): Adani Transmission Ltd (ATL) said on Thursday its profit after tax jumped 22 per ...

Glencore cashes in on commodities boom with record profit

Glencore is cashing in on high prices due to the commodity boom, and this could dramatically increase returns to shareholders. ...

Western Balkans is important stop in Chinese Silk route

Belgrade [Serbia], August 5 (ANI): Over the past decade, Western Balkans have become an increasingly important pit-stop in the Chinese ...

Business Automation Software Accloud distribution to MSMEs

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 5 (ANI/NewsVoir): Accloud, a platform that helps businesses by automating their accounting, sales, inventory and ...

Flipkart expands warehousing network in Gujarat

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], Aug 5 (ANI): E-commerce marketplace Flipkart on Thursday announced expansion of its supply chain in Gujarat with ...

Servify's massive growth leads to expansion of global team

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 5 (ANI/BusinessWire India):Arun Verma, MS Kalsi, Kevin Cundiff, Edward Lee, Swetha Prashant, Peter Duesing, Sanghoon (Sam) ...

Swiggy, Reliance BP Mobility partner to build EV ecosystem

New Delhi [India], August 5 (ANI): Online food delivery platform Swiggy said on Thursday it has signed an agreement with ...

ED raids former Congress Minister Roshan Baig's residence

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], August 5 (ANI) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday conducted searches at the residence of former Karnataka ...

Mexico Sues US Gun Manufacturers Over Arms Trafficking Toll

MEXICO CITY - The Mexican government sued U.S. gun manufacturers and distributors Wednesday in U.S. federal court, arguing that their ...

Pornography case: Mumbai court rejects Raj Kundra's bail

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 5 (ANI): The metropolitan magistrate court on Wednesday rejected the bail plea of actor Shilpa Shetty's ...

U.S. Fed vice chair backs raising interest rates in 2023

© Provided by Xinhua "I believe that these three necessary conditions for raising the target range for the federal funds ...

U.S. Says Iran Believed Behind Hijacking Of Vessel In Gulf Of Oman

The United States said that it believes Iranian forces hijacked the Panama-flagged Asphalt Princess tanker in the Gulf of Oman ...

Nedbank expects interim earnings to rocket

Nedbank is expecting its interim earnings to rocket in the six months to end June, it said on Wednesday.In an ...

EU seals deal with Novavax for up to 200 million Covid-19 vaccines

The European Commission has approved a supply contract with US firm Novavax for the purchase of up to 200 million ...

China spurs digital economy as new driver of growth

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Aug. 4 (Xinhua) -- Putting on a helmet and sitting in front of several big ...

Xinhua Headlines: China seeks policy mix to boost economic resilience

-- Aware of the challenges at home and abroad, China has been seeking a policy mix featuring diversified monetary tools, ...

RBI cautions public against buying, selling of old banknote

New Delhi [India], August 4 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday cautioned the public to not fall ...

Chandigarh University beats its own record

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], August 4 (ANI/PRNewswire): At the time when multinationals have changed their hiring pattern and numbers for fresh ...

"Raging Fire" leads Chinese box office

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Aug. 4 (Xinhua) -- Action film "Raging Fire" continued to dominate the Chinese mainland box ...

Suspected Hijacking Reported In Persian Gulf; Iran Denies Involvement

The British Navy reported the 'potential hijack' of a ship off the coast of the United Arab Emirates on August ...

US Has Shipped 110 Million COVID-19 Vaccine Doses to 65 Countries

WHITE HOUSE - Calling it a major milestone, U.S. President Joe Biden announced on Tuesday that the country has shipped ...

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Delta variant causes more Americans to get vaccinated: White House

WASHINGTON D.C.: The average number of Americans being vaccinated against COVID-19 rose by 30 percent, as the Delta variant is ...

Giants WR Kenny Golladay (hamstring) out 2-3 weeks

New York Giants wide receiver Kenny Golladay will be sidelined 2-3 weeks with a minor hamstring injury, multiple outlets reported ...

Grattan on Friday: We will need an inquiry to learn from rollout mistakes

We are living simultaneously in two COVID worlds.On the one hand we're talking about how life will be when 70% ...

Biden Sets Goals for Boosting Electric Car Sales, Fuel Efficiency

U.S. President Joe Biden is set to sign an executive order Thursday calling for new automobile emissions standards and setting ...

Servify's massive growth leads to expansion of global team

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 5 (ANI/BusinessWire India):Arun Verma, MS Kalsi, Kevin Cundiff, Edward Lee, Swetha Prashant, Peter Duesing, Sanghoon (Sam) ...

MLB roundup: Max Scherzer shines in Dodgers debut

Max Scherzer struck out 10 over seven innings in his Dodgers debut and Mookie Betts hit a pair of home ...

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