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Irish economy grew in third quarter at fastest rate ever

DUBLIN, Ireland - Ireland's Central Statistics Office on Friday released the Quarterly National Accounts for the third quarter of 2020, ...

Latest U.S. job figures show hiring is slowing

The United States added 245,000 jobs in November, the fewest since April and the latest sign that hiring has slowed ...

Stocks in Asia continue on path to nowhere, dollar losses consolidate

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia continued to meander on Friday, while demand for the U.S. dollar continued to ...

Brazilian economy recovering fast after two negative quarters

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, (Xinhua) -- Brazil's Economy Minister Paulo Guedes said Thursday that the country's economy is going through ...

Weekly U.S. jobless claims dropped by more than 10 percent last week

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. unemployment benefit claims fell last week, the Labor Department reported Thursday, even as the surging number ...

Microsoft expands its esports network

Microsoft expanded its esports scope Wednesday, announcing the acquisition of tournament event platform Smash.gg.In a tweet from the MSN_Esports account, ...

Clinical research firm with Irish base prepares for Covid-19 vaccines

DUBLIN, Ireland - A leading global provider of advanced analytics, technology solutions and clinical research services to the life sciences ...

Joel Netshitenzhe | Can South Africa's civilisation sustain itself?

I wish to thank the Council of Advisors and the Board of Governors of the Mapungubwe Institute for Strategic Reflection ...

Canada's Trudeau Mum on Possible Deal to Free Huawei Exec

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday declined to comment on reports of a potential deal involving a senior Huawei ...

UK, EU trade talks put on hold

London [UK], December 5 (ANI/Xinhua): After one week of intense trade negotiations in London, the chief negotiators from Britain and ...

China poses greatest threat to US, says Senators Rubio

Washington DC [US], December 5 (ANI): US Senators Marco Rubio and Mark Warner on Friday reiterated the remarks made by ...

Yogi govt initiate process to professionalise investment

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], December 4 (ANI): Subsequent to a series of successful initiatives to attract and materialise investment in ...

DBP welcomes newly-appointed officials

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, Dec 5 (PIA) --State-owned Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) welcomes two new members of its Board ...

US stocks open higher as market weighs stimulus prospects

Wall Street stocks rose modestly in early trading Friday on revived stimulus hopes as employment data showed disappointing US job ...

WHO Chief Urges Investment, Preparation for Next Pandemic

NEW YORK - The head of the World Health Organization said Friday that with a COVID-19 vaccine on the horizon, ...

EU Commission chief congratulates Serbian PM

Moscow [Russia], December 4 (ANI/Sputnik): European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen congratulated Serbian Prime Minister Ana Brnabic on the ...

France would veto "bad" Brexit deal: minister

A demonstrator holds placards demanding extension of Brexit transition period outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain, on June ...

EU orders Italy to abolish corporate tax exemptions

Moscow [Russia], December 4 (ANI/Sputnik): The European Commission has ordered Italy to remove the corporate tax exemptions currently in force ...

Stock markets mostly higher on vaccine, stimulus optimism

Investors pushed stock markets higher Friday on continued optimism over vaccines and on signs of progress on a new US ...

Hackers targeting Covid-19 vaccine supply chain, IBM warns

IBM warned that it had uncovered a series of cyber attacks, potentially carried out by state actors, against companies involved ...

I'm not getting MSP for my crops: SP leader

By Ashoke RajNew Delhi [India], December 4 (ANI): Calling himself a farmer and justifying the farmers' protest, Member of Parliament ...

US Coronavirus Infections Top 14 Million

More than 14 million people in the U.S. have been infected and more than 275,000 have died of COVID-19, according ...

Manage medical expenses with loan from Bajaj Finserv

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], December 4 (ANI/NewsVoir): A medical emergency comes unannounced and while the best medical care may be available, ...

US one step away from removing Chinese firms from Wall St

Hong Kong [China], December 4 (ANI): The US government is just one step away from enacting a law that could ...

Sensex breaches 45,000 mark

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 4 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices closed 1 per cent higher on Friday as the Reserve Bank ...

Zee Learn Limited Q1 FY21 results

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 4 (ANI/BusinessWire India): The Board of Directors at its meeting held today has approved and taken ...

Uday Shankar is President-elect of FICCI for 2020-21

New Delhi [India], December 4 (ANI): Uday Shankar is the President-elect of leading industry body FICCI for the year 2020-21. ...

Fitch affirms SBI's IDR at BBB-minus

Singapore, December 4 (ANI): Fitch Ratings has affirmed State Bank of India's (SBI's) long-term issuer default rating at BBB-minus with ...

Invesco Mutual Fund unveils Invesco India

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 4 (ANI/PNN): Invesco Mutual Fund announces the launch of its new fund Invesco India-Invesco Global Consumer ...

European stock markets mixed at open

Europe's leading stock markets opened mixed Friday, mirroring the performance in Asia.London's benchmark FTSE 100 index gained 0.5% to 6,522.96 ...

Asian markets mixed as virus cases cloud vaccine optimism

Investors pushed Asian markets higher Friday on continued optimism over vaccines and on signs of progress on a new US ...

France mourns 'great European' Giscard after Covid death

Former French president Valery Giscard d'Estaing has died due to Covid-19 complications.He governed France for seven years from 1974 to ...

RBI projects 6.8 pc retail inflation in Q3

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 4 (ANI): Retail inflation is likely to remain elevated with the Reserve Bank of India on ...

COVID-19 to strain more global credit conditions

Singapore, December 4 (ANI): The COVID-19 pandemic will continue to put a heavy strain on global credit conditions in 2021 ...

US in Talks With Huawei Official on Resolving Criminal Charges

U.S. prosecutors are discussing a deal with lawyers for Huawei finance chief Meng Wanzhou to resolve criminal charges against her, ...

Economy to contract at 7.5 pc for FY21

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 4 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday revised its forecast of economic growth ...

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 4 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 4 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday kept the repo rate unchanged at ...

Equity indices trade higher on Friday morning

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 4 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices traded higher during early hours on Friday as the Reserve Bank ...

China re-opens Tibet for tourists amid COVID-19 pandemic

Taipei [Taiwan], December 4 (ANI): As the anti-China protests in Tibet gain international attention, China re-opened the region for tourists ...

US, Huawei CFO in talks over plea for return to China

Washington DC [US], December 4 (ANI/Sputnik): US Justice Department officials and Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou are currently negotiating a possible ...

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Kaya FM boss Greg Maloka resigns with immediate effect

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