Mon, 05 Dec 2022

CNN informs employees that layoffs are underway

ATLANTA, Georgia: As companies look to rein in costs and trim their headcount to brace for an economic slowdown, CNN's ...

US single-family home prices fall in September

CHICAGO, Illinois: Amidst higher mortgage rates, which are curbing demand, several surveys showed that U.S. single-family home prices slowed again ...

U.S. stock markets take a back seat, Nasdaq Composite retreats 21 points

NEW YORK, New - U.S. stocks were little changed at the close Friday after a volatile week.A labor report released ...

HSBC sells holdings to Royal Bank of Canada

HONG KONG: Paving the way for a potential bumper payout to shareholders, HSBC has agreed to sell its business in ...

US set Thanksgiving weekend record with 197 million shoppers

WASHINGTON D.C.: The National Retail Federation (NRF) has reported that even as inflation has negatively affected many household budgets, heavy ...

Exxon Mobil closing oil division in Equatorial Guinea in 2026

IRVING, Texas: Exxon Mobil Corp will wind down oil production in Equatorial Guinea in West Africa after its license expires ...

U.S. stock markets divided over Fed chair, jobs reports, U.S. dollar dives

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Thursday as investors continued to digest remarks from Fed Chair ...

To replace Russian supplies, Germany signs gas deal with Qatar

HOUSTON, Texas: QatarEnergy and ConocoPhillips have signed two sales and purchase export agreements covering at least a 15-year period, which ...

Russia asks Pakistan to honor commitment to lay Gas Pipes from Karachi to Lahore

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Russia refused to give Pakistan a 30-40 percent discount on Russian crude oil, claiming that all volumes ...

Powell signals slowing of interest rate hikes, Nasdaq rises more than 4%

NEW YORK, New York- U.S. stocks were uneasy early Wednesday following a release of a raft of economic data but ...

Canada looks to defend Indo-Pacific, protect from China

OTTAWA, Canada: Canada has launched its Indo-Pacific strategy, which includes spending worth $1.7 billion, with the aim of enhancing military ...

Hyundai, LG Energy weigh building battery plants in US Georgia

SEOUL, South Korea: Online news outlet Dailian has reported that South Korean companies Hyundai Motor Co and LG Energy Solution ...

New Zealand stocks rally despite lethargy on other Asian stock markets

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stock markets in Asia on Wednesday took their cue from Wall Street overnight with limited moves ...

Italy to raise billions with windfall tax on energy companies

ROME, Italy: A draft of the government's 2023 budget seen by Reuters indicates that Italy plans to charge energy companies ...

Rolls-Royce and easyJet upbeat about hydrogen-powered jet engine

LONDON, England: In a world aviation first, British company Rolls-Royce has announced that it has successfully tested a hydrogen-powered aircraft ...

Nasdaq Composite drops 66 points in otherwise uneventful day

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock markets remained on edge on Tuesday, with the major indices all finishing flat ...

"First time we are setting out own agenda...:" G20 Sherpa Amitabh Kant on India's Presidency

Udaipur (Rajasthan) [India], December 4 (ANI): India's G20 Presidency has come at a time when the world is under political ...

Why Big Tobacco's attempts to rehabilitate its image are so dangerous

In September, Imperial Tobacco Canada, the Canadian subsidiary of British American Tobacco, was awarded the "Great Place to Work" certification, ...

Party for 387,000 EU project attracts only six guests media

The bloc's Foreign Aid Department hosted a virtual-reality launch event in the metaverse for 18-to-35s who are ?neutral? about the ...

Centre continues its silence on Chinese incursions on border, change in status quo on LAC: Congress

New Delhi [India], December 4 (ANI): Congress on Sunday alleged that the Central government has continued its silence on Chinese ...

Advertisers back on Twitter: Elon Musk

New Delhi [India], December 4 (ANI): Twitter and Tesla Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Elon Musk indicated on Sunday that the ...

NITI Aayog CEO urges food processing sector to leverage focus on millet-based food

New Delhi [India], December 4 (ANI): NITI Aayog CEO Parameswaran Iyer urged food processing industries to leverage the focus on ...

Russia refuses to accept EU's oil price cap

Moscow [Russia], December 4 (ANI): Russia refused to accept a price cap on Russian oil which European Union along with ...

Apple plans to shift production out of China in wake of violent protests

Washington [US], December 4 (ANI): Apple, in recent weeks, is accelerating its plans to shift some of its production outside ...

Russia Rejects G7 Oil Price Cap

Russia is rejecting a price cap of $60 a barrel on Russian oil imposed by the Group of Seven and ...

EU gala party draws just six guests media

The bloc's Foreign Aid Department hosted a virtual-reality launch event in the metaverse for 18-to-35s who are ?neutral? about the ...

Amul aims to double farmers' income in next 4 years through genetically superior dairy herd: Amit Vyas

By Saurabh TrivediAnand (Gujarat) [India], December 3 (ANI): Anand Milk Union Limited (AMUL) aims to double the income of farmers ...

Check out 10 most expensive cities in the world

New Delhi [India], December 3 (ANI): According to a new index, the Russian war in Ukraine and the pandemic's aftereffects ...

Woman in South Kashmir's remote village sets up wholesale dry fruits business under govt scheme

Pulwama (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], December 3 (ANI): The government has taken various measures to empower women in urban as ...

Real wages drop globally UN

A report has warned that inflation is hitting the poorest households hardestReal wages across the world dropped in 2022 for ...

Oswald the Lucky Rabbit reappears in Disney short after 95 years

California [US], December 3 (ANI): The pre-Mickey Mouse Disney cartoon finally graces the screen again after nearly a century!According to ...

China Eases Some COVID Restrictions Following Protests

Days after protests erupted in China over the country's strict zero-COVID policy, there are signs the government is beginning to ...

US reveals secretive B-21 bomber in California

California [US], December 3 (ANI): The United States has unveiled the B-21 Raider stealth bomber, the world's first sixth-generation aircraft ...

RBI's digital rupee a "game changer", says SBI Chairman

New Delhi [India], December 3 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India's pilot project on retail digital Rupee is a "game ...

India's forex reserves rise for third straight week

New Delhi [India], December 3 (ANI): India's foreign exchange reserves during the week that ended on November 25 rose by ...

EU agrees to cap price of Russian seaborne oil at USD60

Brussels [Belgium], December 3 (ANI): The European Union has reached a deal for a USD 60 per barrel price cap ...

India to deliberate on UN reforms, global counter-terrorism during December presidency of UNSC

New York [US], December 3 (ANI): Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations, Ruchira Kamboj on Friday said that ...

US Job Growth Beats Expectations; Unemployment Rate Steady At 3.7%

U.S. employers hired more workers than expected in November and raised wages despite mounting worries of a recession, which could ...

How China's response to zero-COVID protests could affect global business

The recent protests in China against the country's zero-COVID policy have been unprecedented in their scale, intensity and distribution. Protestors ...

India stands like oasis in era of uncertainty amid global inflation: SBI Research

New Delhi [India], December 2 (ANI): Even as central banks across several countries continue to hike their interest rates to ...

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Failed negotiations results in 1 day rail strike in Austria

VIENNA, Austria: During a 24-hour strike by Austrian rail workers held this week over issues related to pay, rail traffic ...

Sweden begins trial of two citizens charged with spying for Russia

STOCKHOLM, Sweden: Two Iranian-born Swedish brothers were put on trial this week after being charged with spying for Russia and ...

Italy to raise billions with windfall tax on energy companies

ROME, Italy: A draft of the government's 2023 budget seen by Reuters indicates that Italy plans to charge energy companies ...

Ireland to collect deposits on beverage bottles beginning in February

DUBLIN, Ireland: Details have been released by the government for a new deposit to be paid when purchasing drinks in ...

Germany hopes to encourage foreign residents to become citizens

BERLIN, Germany: In an effort criticized by the conservative opposition, Germany's socially liberal government is moving ahead with plans to ...

China scoops up cheap Russian oil Bloomberg

Refiners have reportedly increased purchases as latest EU sanctions are about to kick inChina's oil refiners have started to snap ...

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