Sun, 19 May 2019

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 ...

Chinese stocks in major sell-off

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian stock markets were mixed on Friday with Japanese and Australian bourses moving higher, while in China, ...

Pfizer presence in Ireland set to pass half-century mark

CORK, Ireland - The Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation Heather Humphreys on Thursday visited Pfizer Ringaskiddy almost 50 years ...

Wall Street and greenback march higher

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street marched higher for the third day in a row on Thursday as upbeat ...

Ireland attacts German-headquartered international legal practice

DUBLIN, Ireland - The newly-established Irish headquarters for the global law firm DLA Piper was launched this week. DLA Piper ...

Zimbabwe to supply interbank market with $500m on Monday

Zimbabwe will supply the interbank foreign exchange market with $500m on Monday as its tries to resuscitate a currency trading ...

Ecstatic Australian conservatives bask in election glory

Sydney - Australia Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Sunday basked in the glow of a "miracle" election victory that sparked ...

Creditors expect increase in realisations through IBC despite hiccups

New Delhi [India], May 19 (ANI): Innumerable litigations, defiant promoters, failing sectors and over-burdened National Company Law Tribunals (NCLTs) have ...

Aviation supports 6.2 million jobs in Africa

The aviation industry supports $55.8bn of economic activity and 6.2 million jobs in Africa, according to Raphael Kuuchi, special Envoy ...

Investors want to be sure lights will stay on in SA - economist

Market participants are acutely aware of the apparent fissures within the ANC, which may disrupt attempts at reform, according to ...

Angola is back ? African Energy Chamber official

The importance and depth of reforms Angola has done since 2017 is far-reaching and will have implications for decades to ...

IMF OKs $250 mln stand-by arrangement for Armenia

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Friday, May 17 approved a 36-month Stand-By Arrangement ...

Debt-ridden IMFA suffers loss of Rs 74 crore in Q4 of FY 19

Bhubaneswar (Orissa) [India], May 18 (ANI): Debt-laden Indian Metals and Ferro Alloys (IMFA) reported on Saturday revenue of Rs 434 ...

SA could be renewables forerunner - expert

South Africa could be among the forerunners in outside-the-box renewable energy solutions, according to Christian Sonderstrup, chief digital officer at ...

OPINION: If Ramaphosa chooses SA over ANC, it may be good for both

Having helped carry the ANC across the finish line in elections earlier this month, despite South Africans' impatience with the ...

Russian Economy Slows Sharply As Consumer Demand Falls Amid VAT Hike

Russia's economy slowed sharply in the first quarter, with the government placing the blame on reduced consumer demand following an ...

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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, ...

Sana'a struck in series of airstrikes, UN Security Council looks on

SANA'A, Yemen - Reports are still coming in on the deadly air strikes that hit the Yemen capital on Thursday, ...

10 dead after collapse of wall during factory demolition

SHANGHAI, China - At least ten people have been confirmed dead after the collapse of a factory wall in Shanghai ...

Ex-CIA agent gets twenty year prison term for selling secrets to China

VIRGINIA - A former CIA agent was jailed for twenty years on Friday after being convicted on espionage charges. Kevin ...

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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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