Wed, 25 May 2022

Asian stocks take a tumble as euro reaches for the stars

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - The euro has jumped above 1.0700 in Asian trading Tuesday, but stocks have fallen sharply.The run ...

Netflix to pay Italy $59 million in back taxes

MILAN, Italy: Netflix and Italy have agreed to a $59 million settlement to to settle a four-year tax dispute, Milan ...

UK retail sales reported high amidst record inflation

LONDON, England: British consumers continued to shop as normal last month, despite the highest inflation rate in 40 years, with ...

Wall Street rockets higher, Dow Jones gains nearly two percent

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rocketed higher Monday, a rally ignited by a weakening of the U.S. dollar ...

Michigan baby formula plant to reopen in face of ongoing shortages

WASHINGTON D.C.: Following baby formula shortages throughout the United States, FDA Commissioner Robert Califf has said that Abbott Laboratories and ...

Indian private space launch company Skyroot sees first launch in 2023

NEW DELHI, India: Skyroot, India's first privately held company to design, build and test a solid rocket propulsion system, successfully ...

Greenback under pressure in Asia, stocks close mostly higher

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly moderately higher at the close Monday, while the U.S. dollar was ...

Chinese voice criticism of $1,373 Gucci umbrella that cannot get wet

BEIJING, China: Chinese consumers have been vocal in their criticism of a $1,373 Gucci umbrella which should be kept out ...

Mercedes to install lighter batteries with 20-40% power boost

STUTTGART, Germany: Beginning in 2025, Mercedes-Benz will incorporate a new, highly energy-dense battery in its G-Class electric vehicles, potentially solving ...

Recession feared by as UK faces highest inflation in 40 years

LONDON, England: UK prices are rising at their fastest rate in 40 years, as higher energy bills are changing spending ...

Target reports profits down 52%, shares down 25%

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota: Amidst the rising costs of essentials, such as fuel and food, and the rapid return by consumers to ...

German Allianz pays $6 billion in fraud case, officials plead guilty

WASHINGTON D.C.: After its U.S. asset management unit pleaded guilty to criminal securities fraud after the collapse of a group ...

Court rules unconstitutional California law requiring women on boards

SACRAMENTO, California: In another blow to the state's push to diversify corporate leadership, a California court judge has ruled that ...

Nepal confirms African swine fever outbreak

KATHMANDU, Nepal - According to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE), Nepal has reported its first cases of African ...

U.S. stocks turmoil evaporates in final hour of trading, major indices unscathed

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock markets reversed sharp losses in late trading to eke out minor gains in ...

April sees rise in US auto sales, restaurant spending

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. retail sales rose strongly in April, as consumers bought more motor vehicles and spent more at restaurants, ...

As salaries rise 7%, UK unemployment falls to historic low

LONDON, England: The UK's jobless rate fell to a 48-year low in the first three months of 2022, it was ...

Asian stock markets on rise after China's central bank move

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - A reduction of the official lending criteria in China has boosted stocks on the mainland, and ...

Turkish lira falls another 2%, at lowest since December

ISTANBUL, Turkey: As state lenders reduced the amount of dollar sales to prop up the currency for the ninth consecutive ...

US trader faces 20 years in prison over cryptocurrency scam

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Federal officials have announced that Eddy Alexandre, CEO of Valley Stream trading, is facing charges ...

U.S. stocks see-saw as dollar takes a dive

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks again see-sawed on Thursday while the U.S. dollar rally took a well-deserved break."The ...

Falling sales causes Forbes to drop Samsung on list of tech companies

SEOUL, South Korea: Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics fell two places in Forbes' rankings of the World's Largest Tech Companies ...

Face masks return for workers at some Michigan auto factories

Detroit, Michigan: General Motors, Ford and Chrysler parent Stellantis NV said they are reinstating the face mask mandate for employees ...

Foreign investment facilitation portal disposes off 853 FDI proposals in 5 years

New Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI): Foreign investment facilitation portal, which was launched in June 2017 following the abolition of ...

Coal production rises 36 per cent to 34 million tonnes in first half of May

New Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI): Coal production in India surged by 36.23 per cent year-on-year to 33.94 million tonnes ...

Top investor Rubenstein voices confidence in China's economy

© Provided by Xinhua In March, China set its economic growth target at around 5.5 percent for 2022, after it ...

Tiger Logistics aims to modernise shipping logistics through digital platform

New Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI/NewsVoir): Tiger Logistics (India) Limited, an international logistics and freight forwarding company is all set ...

Loansettlement.com launches new services offerings for debt counselling

New Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI/SRV): Loansettlement.com, India's leading debt settlement company helping customers in resolving their unsecured debt including ...

Aviator EMF invests in Emerald Leasing Finance through NCDs

New Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI/Digpu): Emerald Leasing FinanceInvestment Company is a dynamic enterprise, run by a diverse team determined ...

IT, metal, FMCG stocks drag Sensex 236 points down

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 24 (ANI): The Indian stock market's benchmark Sensex closed 236 points down on Tuesday dragged by ...

Survey expects lower growth, higher inflation in U.S.

© Provided by Xinhua The lower growth forecast occurs against the backdrop of the rising geopolitical uncertainty, surging inflation in ...

Sharp unveils a new affordable A3 Mono Multifunctional Printer for smaller workspaces

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], May 24 (ANI/BusinessWire India): SHARP Business Systems (India) Pvt. Ltd, a wholly-owned Indian subsidiary of SHARP Corporation ...

Ke'Bryan Hayes, Pirates chase second straight win over Rockies

If recent results and the opener of a three-game series are any indication, the Pittsburgh Pirates and visiting Colorado Rockies ...

Sensex, Nifty witness choppy trade; HDFC, Reliance climb

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 24 (ANI): The Indian stock market witnessed choppy trade on Tuesday with the benchmark Sensex trading ...

East African Community calls for closer cooperation with China

© Provided by Xinhua China is one of the most progressive countries that have tried to partner East African countries ...

US-India Investment Incentive Agreement to give impetus to ties, Biden tells PM Modi

Tokyo [Japan], May 24 (ANI): In a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the sidelines of the Quad ...

Latest Developments in Ukraine: May 24

For full coverage of the crisis in Ukraine, visit Flashpoint Ukraine.The latest developments in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. ...

CanAm Executive speaking at EB-5 Expo in India on Prospective Investor Considerations and Project Due Diligence

New Delhi [India] May 24 (ANI/NewsVoir): CanAm Enterprises (CanAm) is pleased to announce that Peter Calabrese will be a featured ...

Sri Lanka increases fuel prices again amid shortage

© Provided by Xinhua Petrol and diesel prices rise further amid continued fuel shortage in Sri Lanka.COLOMBO, May 24 (Xinhua) ...

US Stocks Gain Ground Following 7 Straight Weeks of Losses

NEW YORK - Stocks rallied in afternoon trading on Wall Street Monday, following seven weeks of declines that nearly ended ...

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Agreement reached to return Parthenon sculpture to Greece

ATHENS, Greece: In a significant move for Greece, which has intensified its campaign to bring back sculptures from its most ...

Japan prime minister warns China over East China Sea moves

TOKYO, Japan: China's efforts to develop areas in the East China Sea are "unacceptable," Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said ...

US House Speaker Pelosi banned from communion over abortion views

SAN FRANCISCO, California: In a letter released this week, the archbishop of San Francisco, Salvatore Cordileone, said U.S. House Speaker ...

Tornado hits western German city; dozens injured, 2 dead

BERLIN, Germany: At least 43 people were injured after a tornado struck the western German city of Paderborn on May ...

American arrested, Chinese officials charged with spying in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Department of Justice has said that an American citizen and four Chinese intelligence officers have been charged ...

To help US businesses, 35,000 foreign workers to be taken in

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to the inability of businesses to hire enough workers, the U.S. has announced that it will grant ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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