Sat, 21 Sep 2019

79,000 farmers in Ireland eligible for government payments

DUBLIN, Ireland - Payments worth 168.5 million euro have begun to be paid out this week under the 2019 Areas ...

Stocks in Asia make gains, pound continues rally

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks were positive but moves were unremarkable on Asian stock exchanges on Friday.Japan's Nikkei 225 added 34.64 ...

Uncertainty of the trade war is slowing global growth, says former Fed

Uncertainty surrounding the U.S.-China trade war is hitting global growth, and that could be driving the slowdown more than the ...

Buyers and sellers sidelined on Wall Street Thursday

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street saw buyers and sellers sidelined on Thursday, with little movement in shares in ...

San Francisco-based company opens new EMEA headquarters in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - Nitro, a global company specialising in document productivity solutions, has opened a new EMEA headquarters in Dublin.Centrally ...

Stocks rise, dollar mixed on markets in Asia

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in the Asian region trader higher on Thursday, with gains across the board.The U.S. dollar softened ...

Security Risk Advisors opens headquarters for Europe in Kilkenny

KILKENNY, Ireland - Security Risk Advisors (SRA), the Pennsylvania-based cyber security consulting company,is establishing a European Headquarters and Security Operations ...

The S&P 500 is officially in an earnings recession

The S&P 500 is officially in an earnings recession for the first time in three years, and the trend is ...

U.S. lowers interest rates, stocks largely unmoved

NEW YORK, New York - The U.S. Federal Reserve cut rates on Wednesday but signalled no further rate reductions. The ...

$1.6 trillion in bonds issued in emerging East Asia in 2nd quarter

MANILA, Philippines - Emerging East Asia's local currency bond market expanded steadily in the second quarter of 2019 despite downside ...

Stocks have mixed day, British pound retreats from 1.2500 level

SYDNEY, Australia - There was little movement on Asian markets on Wednesday .Shares in China closed slightly ahead, which in ...

US Education Department Criticizes Duke-UNC Middle East Studies

The U.S. Department of Education has notified Duke University and the University of North Carolina that their joint Middle East ...

Kiribati Cuts Diplomatic Ties to Taiwan in Favor of China

STATE DEPARTMENT - The United States said it is deeply disappointed in Kiribati's decision to abandon its diplomatic ties with ...

Jennifer Lopez starrer film 'Hustlers' gets banned in Malaysia

Washington D.C [USA], Sept 21 (ANI): American actor-singer Jennifer Lopez, who is happy to witness a positive response from her ...

Goa Cong chief calls Sitharaman 'clueless' Finance Minister

Panaji (Goa) [India], Sept 21 (ANI): Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) president Girish Chodankar has hit out at Nirmala Sitharaman ...

Trump Looking for Complete Trade Deal With China

Jie Xi from Mandarin service contributed to this reportWASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that he wants ...

PM Modi departs for 7-day visit to US to boost bilateral ties

New Delhi [India], Sep 20 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday departed for a week-long visit to the United ...

Commerzbank to slash 4 300 jobs as cost cuts stepped up

Commerzbank AG is planning to cut 4 300 jobs as part of a new strategic plan that will also see ...

Local bourse inches higher after slow start

The JSE pared earlier losses and climbed towards the end of the day to eventually close firmer on Friday. The ...

Kerala HC quashes UAPA charges against Maoist leader Roopesh

Kochi (Kerala) [India], Sept 20 (ANI): Kerala High Court on Friday quashed the charges under Unlawful Activities Prohibition Act (UAPA) ...

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World economic growth is 'fragile,' Lagarde says

World economic growth is "fragile" and "under threat," former International Monetary Fund director Christine Lagarde says, and is over-reliant on ...

San Francisco-based company opens new EMEA headquarters in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - Nitro, a global company specialising in document productivity solutions, has opened a new EMEA headquarters in Dublin.Centrally ...

Key U.S. Arms Control Negotiator Andrea Thompson To Leave Post

WASHINGTON -- Andrea Thompson, who played a key role in U.S. arms negotiations with Russia, is leaving her position as ...

An fires another 66 to lead Sanderson Farms event

Los Angeles - An Byeong-hun got a hot start with four straight birdies on Friday to shoot back-to-back 66s for ...

Federer teams up with Zverev to secure Europe Laver Cup lead

Geneva - Roger Federer and Alexander Zverev claimed a hard-fought doubles victory over Jack Sock and Denis Shapovalov to give ...

Klopp braces for test from 'exciting' Chelsea young guns

London - Jurgen Klopp warned Liverpool on Friday to brace for a fierce fight with the Chelsea youngsters that remind ...

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