Tue, 27 Oct 2020

State of Victoria in Australia relaxes coronavirus restrictions

CANBERRA, Australia, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has welcomed the easing of strict coronavirus restrictions in ...

U.S. stocks shatter as Covid-19 deaths in America top 225,000

NEW YORK, New York, Oct. 26 (Xinhua/Big News Network) -- Wall Street's major averages closed sharply lower on Monday as ...

UK needs to decide between bargaining power and negotiation strategy

LONDON, UK - Reaching an agreement in trade deals is, in the best of times, a long process. There are ...

Hong Kong's Hang Seng only glimmer of light on Asian markets

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were limp on Monday, although the Hong Kong market showed some life.In Tokyo, ...

Citroen India to open fifteen showrooms across country in first phase

Earlier this year in February, the first photos of a Citroen showroom in India were posted. This Citroen showroom was ...

Foreign exchange reserves in Kenya tumbled $615 million in past month

NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's foreign exchange reserves have declined by 66.4 billion shillings (about $615 million) in ...

Ireland's trade surplus with China skyrockets in 2020

DUBLIN, Ireland, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- In the first eight months of this year, Ireland's goods trade surplus with China ...

European stock markets steady at open

European stock markets steadied at the start of trading Tuesday following hefty losses the previous session on soaring cases of ...

Most markets drop after virus woes hammer Wall Street

Most Asian and European markets fell Tuesday following a sharp sell-off in New York that was fuelled by fears a ...

Korean manufacturing industry collaborates with TradeIndia

New Delhi [India], October 27 (ANI/BusinessWire India): In a remarkable display of international camaraderie and business cooperation, TradeIndia, one of ...

Tokyo stocks close lower on US falls

Tokyo stocks edged lower on Tuesday as bargain-hunting purchases failed to fully offset losses in early trade following a rout ...

Asia markets drop after virus woes hammer Wall St, Europe

Most Asian markets fell Tuesday following a sharp sell-off in New York and Europe that was fuelled by fears a ...

Wall Street open sharply lower on downbeat stimulus talks

Downbeat comments from a White House official on the prospects of a new fiscal stimulus package for the US economy ...

Trump's trade war - what was it good for? Not much

The 2016 election was a referendum on free trade, which many blamed for destroying millions of American manufacturing jobs. In ...

Xbox head Phil Spencer hints at xCloud streaming stick

Washington [US], October 26 (ANI): The head of Xbox, Phil Spencer has teased that TV streaming sticks may soon come ...

Siyaya: Ramaphosa promises improved public transport system

President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Monday that the government was convening a National Taxi Lekgotla to chart the course towards ...

Singapore targets more FTAs to help economy recover from COVID

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, October 26 (ANI): Singapore must continue with its strategy of global integration underpinned by free trade ...

Gold drops as investors weigh US stimulus prospects, virus cases

Gold declined to trade near $1 900 an ounce as investors weighed fading prospects for a US stimulus deal, while ...

Pakistani PM: French Leader Stoking 'Islamophobia'

ISLAMABAD - Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has accused French President Emmanuel Macron of "attacking Islam" by defending the publication ...

Cloud9 sign all-female Valorant team

Cloud9 signed the organization's first all-female squad, adding a Valorant team that will play under the name Cloud9 White. The ...

RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das tests positive for Covid-19

New Delhi [India], October 25 (ANI): Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das on Sunday tested positive for COVID-19. ...

Digvijaya Singh takes dig at MP CM after former Cong MLA joins BJP

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], October 25 (ANI): Congress MP Digvijaya Singh in a veiled reference took a dig at Madhya ...

J-K's Pulwama helps make country self-reliant in pencils: PM Modi

New Delhi [India], October 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that Kashmir's Pulwama plays an important role ...

Why Nigeria can't fix its development agenda: and where the solutions lie

Nigeria has an estimated population of about 206 million, making it the seventh most populous country in the world. The ...

Tokyo stocks end flat on COVID-19 concerns, hopes for earnings

TOKYO, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Tokyo stocks ended essentially flat Tuesday as losses from earlier concerns over spikes in COVID-19 ...

1st LD Writethru: S. Korea's real GDP grows 1.9 pct in Q3

SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- South Korea's real gross domestic product (GDP), adjusted for inflation, grew 1.9 percent in the ...

Angola's GDP shrinks 8.8 pct in Q2

LUANDA, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Angola's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) shrank 8.8 percent in the second quarter of this year ...

Xinhua world news summary at 0530 GMT, Oct. 27

WASHINGTON -- A divided U.S. Senate voted mostly along party line Monday to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett, President Donald ...

S.Korea's real GDP grows 1.9 pct in Q3

SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- South Korea's real gross domestic product (GDP), adjusted for inflation, grew by 1.9 percent in ...

Brazil's financial market forecasts 4.81 pct drop in GDP in 2020

BRASILIA, Oct. 26 (Xinhua) -- Brazilian financial analysts upgraded their economic growth forecast for 2020, from a 5 percent drop ...

Rwanda to mobilize funds to reduce non-communicable diseases

KIGALI, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Rwanda is going to mobilize 699.1 million U.S. dollar funding from different sources to reduce ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Oct. 27

BEIJING, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Tokyo stocks open lower on concerns over virus surge in Europe, U.S.

TOKYO, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Tokyo stocks opened lower on Tuesday, tracking major losses on Wall Street overnight as novel ...

Xinhua world news summary at 0030 GMT, Oct. 27

BRUSSELS -- The European Union (EU) is preparing countermeasures against the United States after the World Trade Organization (WTO) has ...

EU preparing countermeasures in subsidies dispute with U.S.

BRUSSELS, Oct. 26 (Xinhua) -- The European Union (EU) is preparing countermeasures against the United States after the World Trade ...

U.S. dollar rises amid coronavirus fears

NEW YORK, Oct. 26 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. dollar climbed in late trading on Monday as safe-haven demand increased amid ...

Gold up as COVID-19 cases spike

CHICAGO, Oct. 26 (Xinhua) -- Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange rose on Monday ...

China-Mongolia trade to benefit from Mongolia's APTA membership

BEIJING, Oct. 26 (Xinhua) -- China and Mongolia are expecting lower tariffs in bilateral trade after Mongolia's recent accession to ...

Across China: Ferrero expects a sweet date with Chinese consumers at CIIE

SHANGHAI, Oct. 26 (Xinhua) -- Italy's confectionery giant Ferrero said it will bring more than 20 varieties of products, including ...

Roundup: Tokyo stocks close lower amid concerns over COVID-19 resurgences

TOKYO, Oct. 26 (Xinhua) -- Tokyo stocks closed marginally lower on Monday as concerns over COVID-19 resurgences in Europe and ...

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27% of passengers on Mideast flight to Dublin diagnosed with Covid-19

An outbreak of coronavirus in Ireland has been attributed to a flight from a country in the Middle East into ...

UK needs to decide between bargaining power and negotiation strategy

LONDON, UK - Reaching an agreement in trade deals is, in the best of times, a long process. There are ...

Italy downed, now the challenge for Ireland is France

DUBLIN, Ireland - Ireland outperformed Italy in Dublin on Saturday to win 50-17, despite playing in an empty stadium. However ...

Key allies and partners distancing from U.S. in droves

Since Donald Trump took office as president, the image of the United States has suffered across many regions of the ...

European stock markets steady at open

European stock markets steadied at the start of trading Tuesday following hefty losses the previous session on soaring cases of ...

Most markets drop after virus woes hammer Wall Street

Most Asian and European markets fell Tuesday following a sharp sell-off in New York that was fuelled by fears a ...

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