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Long time Packers board member Peter Platten passes away

GREEN BAY, Wisconsin - Peter Platten, a former Green Bay Packers Executive Committee lead director and longtime member of the ...

Real contradition on U.S. call for unity at G7, says France

PARIS, France, June 3 (Xinhua) -- France will maintain its planned tax on digital services at the Organization for Economic ...

ASX leads Nikkei 225 and Hang Seng to strong gains, Shanghai lags

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia made strident gains on Wednesday, although on the Chinese mainland the advance was limited.The ...

Facebook, Instagram in tie-up with Saregama India

MUMBAI, India - Saregama India on Wednesday announced a global deal with Facebook to license its music for video and ...

Chinese solid waste imports down by nearly 50% this year

BEIJING, June 2 (Xinhua) -- China is now moving closer and vows to achieve its goal of halting all imports ...

German carmaker to expand investment in Chinese auto sector

HEFEI, June 2 (Xinhua) -- German carmaker Volkswagen has announced plans to invest 2.1 billion euros (about 2.3 billion U.S. ...

New plant for health and wellness products to open near Cork City

CO CORK, Ireland - A U.S. manufacturer of essential oils, health and wellness products is developing a manufacturing plant near ...

Dubai getting back to business after lengthy break

DUBAI, UAE - Malls throughout Dubai are slowly building their business after being dormant for some weeks due to the ...

SRF posts 8 pc jump in profit at Rs 194 crore for March quarter

Gurugram (Haryana) [India], June 4 (ANI): SRF Ltd on Thursday reported a profit after tax of Rs 194 crore in ...

ECB expands pandemic purchase program by 600 bln euros

European Central Bank (ECB) President Christine Lagarde speaks at a press conference at the ECB headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, March ...

SSS distributes 2nd tranche of wage subsidy

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, June 4 (PIA) - - The Social Security System (SSS) has started the distribution of the second ...

World food prices fall for fourth consecutive month

ROME, Italy - Global food commodity prices fell for the fourth consecutive month in May as the coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic ...

Nivesh.com helps financial advisors thrive during COVID-19

New Delhi [India] June 4 (ANI/PRNewswire): Announcement of nationwide lockdown due to COVID-19 was like a doomsday announcement for mutual ...

Oriental Hotels FY20 revenue dips due to COVID-19 lockdown

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], June 4 (ANI): Oriental Hotels Ltd has reported a loss of Rs 3.8 crore in 2019-20 ...

Trio of teams runaway leaders in updated NBA title odds

Several sportsbooks posted updated NBA championship odds on Wednesday night, even though the league's Board of Governors reportedly won't vote ...

Veteran 1989 Activist Detained Over Online Tiananmen Massacre Event

Authorities in the southwestern Chinese province of Sichuan are believed to be holding dissident and 1989 pro-democracy movement veteran Chen ...

Bizman gives tip to generate cash amid pandemic

BACOLOD CITY, June 4 (PIA6) -The Metro Bacolod Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MBCCI) is urging Negrenses to conserve and ...

Economic snap-back? Not so fast

With the virus on the back foot, it's tempting to declare victory. Provided we stay vigilant on the public health ...

US gun stocks on the up as background checks surge 75% in May

Background checks for gun buyers have risen for 13 straight months, with more recent levels showing "unprecedented" strength and demand-drivers ...

France sticks with digital tax despite U.S. tariff threat

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire (R) and Governor of the Bank of France Francois Villeroy de Galhau attend a ...

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Texans players, coaches to attend George Floyd funeral if allowed

HOUSTON, Texas - Over 60,000 people showed up for a Houston protest and rally in the wake of George Floyd's ...

Pakistan's MQM asks U.S. to halt civilian and military aid to Pakistan

LONDON, UK - Altaf Hussain, the founder and leader of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), has appealed to the United ...

U.S. policing's darkest hour, a nightmare re-lived again and again

There is no need to wonder why George Floyd (age 46) was murdered in broad daylight in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on ...

Further U.S. hegemony could spark global nuclear arms race

With the U.S. deciding to walk out of the Open Skies agreement, the U.S. is signaling to the world that ...

Bans for over 60s and children during pandemic under scrutiny

A small number of countries around the world have used age as a barrier in setting guidance for their response ...

4 St Louis police officers receive gunshot wounds during protests

ST LOUIS, Missouri - Police in St. Louis, Missouri say four police officers were shot late Monday as protests that ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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