Thu, 24 Jan 2019

Ambitious new strategy to grow Saudi entertainment industry

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - A dramatic injection of entertainment is to drive Saudi Arabia's ambitions for the next decade. A ...

Stocks in U.S. propelled higher, IBM rises 8.5%

  NEW YORK, New York - All the major U.S. stock indices closed in the black on Wednesday, although the ...

Dubai Crown Prince signs historic agreement at Davos

DAVOS, Switzerland - The World Economic Forum has selected Dubai as the location for its first affiliate research centre for ...

Stock markets in Asia ignore overnight falls in U.S.

  SYDNEY, Australia - Asian markets virtually ignored the sharp falls on Wall Street overnight, with the major indices trading ...

EU retailers dependence on Mastercard a breach of antitrust rules

  BRUSSELS, Belgium - The European Commission has fined financial service group Mastercard €570.6 million ($647 million) for breaching antitrust ...

Philippine financial service firm, Cebuana Lhuillier flags data breach

  MANILA, Philippines - Philippines' largest non-bank financial service provider, Cebuana Lhuillier has revealed details of a massive data breach, ...

Championing a cause in marketing can cause side effects

Gillette has launched a new marketing campaign, “The Best Men Can Be,” with an ad that has gone viral. The ...

NFL announces international schedule for 2019

NEW YORK CITY, New York - The National Football League has announced the matchups for its five 2019 international regular-season ...

Stocks in Europe little changed as May rules out second referendum

LONDON, UK - European stocks were mixed but little changed on Monday, in advance of a crucial speech by British ...

Social media giant to recuit additional 1,000 employees this year

DUBLIN, Ireland - Facebook has cemented its support for Ireland as its international base with an announcement that it is ...

JPMorgan sees mixed earnings results ahead

NEW YORK, New York - The government shutdown has now entered its fifth week, with key data releases such as ...

India's growth to accerate from 7.4% to 7.6% in FY20: UN

New Delhi, Jan 24 (ANI): With robust private consumption and 7.4 per cent GDP growth rate in the current fiscal, ...

China blocks Bing

Beijing [China] Jan 21: Bing, the last major foreign search operating engine in China, has been blocked following an order ...

US proposes FTA with Pak, seeks assistance to end Afghan war

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan 24 (ANI): Senior Republican Senator Lindsey Graham has proposed a Free Trade Agreement with Pakistan if Islamabad ...

Showdown in Venezuela as US backs Maduro rival's power claim

Venezuelans headed into uncharted political waters on Thursday, with the young leader of a newly united and combative opposition claiming ...

Markets open marginally lower than yesterday's closing

Mumbai, Jan 24 (ANI): Equities opened marginally lower on Thursday with the BSE Sensex down 27.40 points up at 36,080. ...

Nigeria government backs 50% hike in minimum wage

Nigeria's government has agreed to a 50% increase in the minimum wage, a minister said on Tuesday, in a move ...

Whizzy - a delivery app that helps whizz through daily tasks

New Delhi [India], Jan 23 (NewsVoir): Whizzy Logistic Technologies Pvt. Ltd. launched a mobile application called 'Whizzy'. This application provides ...

Elizabeth Warren Pledges Help During Visit to Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren promised to help rebuild Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria and support laws ...

Japan's PM Seeks Trade Reform as Risks to World Economy Loom

DAVOS, SWITZERLAND Japan's prime minister says China's slowing growth, Brexit woes and U.S.-China trade disputes pose risks to the world ...

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Chinese and Australian shares rise, Japan trades lower

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly higher on Thursday, although there was continuing caution over events in the ...

Ambitious new strategy to grow Saudi entertainment industry

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - A dramatic injection of entertainment is to drive Saudi Arabia's ambitions for the next decade. A ...

Stocks in U.S. propelled higher, IBM rises 8.5%

  NEW YORK, New York - All the major U.S. stock indices closed in the black on Wednesday, although the ...

Dubai Crown Prince signs historic agreement at Davos

DAVOS, Switzerland - The World Economic Forum has selected Dubai as the location for its first affiliate research centre for ...

Stock markets in Asia ignore overnight falls in U.S.

  SYDNEY, Australia - Asian markets virtually ignored the sharp falls on Wall Street overnight, with the major indices trading ...

EU retailers dependence on Mastercard a breach of antitrust rules

  BRUSSELS, Belgium - The European Commission has fined financial service group Mastercard €570.6 million ($647 million) for breaching antitrust ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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