Wed, 17 Oct 2018

Gates describes Allen as true partner and dear friend

REDMOND, Washington - Microsoft and Bill Gates have paid tribute to Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, who died on Monday at ...

Thousands protest Trump plans for Scotland

ABERDEEN, Scotland - A record number of people have objected to plans by the Trump Organization to build a large ...

Dublin-based gambling operator forced to repay £500,000

DUBLIN, Ireland - Online gambling operator Paddy Power Betfair has agreed to return £500,000 to impacted parties and will make ...

Nikkei 225 rebounds, adds 277.94 points or 1.25%

SYDNEY, Australia – Stocks rebounded in Tokyo on Tuesday, recouping losses that had been sustained on Monday. The Nikkei 225 ...

Apple acquires music analytics company Asaii

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - With the industry shifting its focus beyond traditional mainstream artists, Apple has now announced the acquisition of ...

OYO Hotels launches project for 2020 in the U.A.E.

DUBAI, U.A.E. - In a bid to expand its footprint across the United Arab Emirates, the South Asian hospitality chain ...

146 Sears stores to close, as company files for Chapter 11

CHICAGO, Illinois - One hundred and twenty six years after the giant retailer was founded, Sears on Monday voluntarily filed ...

Trump says more tariffs on Chinese goods might be ahead

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has indicated he is not done with introducing tariffs on Chinese-produced goods. He ...

Chairman of Al Habtoor group calls for scrapping of VAT

DUBAI, UAE - One of the most influential businessmen in the United Arab Emirates has called on the government to ...

Stock indices dip across Asian markets

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares in Asia were generally lower on Monday. The biggest loser was Japan's Nikkei 225. On Saturday ...

Apple pays up to $100 million for start-up Asaii

CUPERTINO, California - Axios is reporting that Apple Inc., has bought Asaii , which it describes as 'a startup that ...

Walmart on acquisition spree, buys Bare Necessities

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Strengthening its efforts to make deeper inroads into the online fashion space, Walmart has announced the acquisition ...

Stocks take beating in Riyadh

DUBAI, UAE - Stocks in Saudi Arabia tumbled on Sunday in the wake of international media attention over the disappearance ...

Mnuchin wants currency issues included in trade agreements

BALI, INDONESIA - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has given his strongest signal to date that he wants to see ...

ECB policymaker says bank not impacted by Fed moves

BALI, Indonesia - The European Central Bank has no reason to follow in the footsteps of the Federal Reserve, a ...

Earnings Reports Send US Stocks Higher

Major U.S. stock markets made strong gains Tuesday as strong earnings reports encouraged investors. The Dow Jones industrial average gained ...

USA Gymnastics Interim CEO Resigns

Former congresswoman Mary Bono resigned from USA Gymnastics on Tuesday, four days after she was named interim chief executive officer ...

Keira Knightley bans daughter from seeing these Disney movies

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 16 (ANI): Keira Knightley has banned her daughter from seeing Disney movies which don't uphold her ...

US Employers Post Record Number of Open Jobs in August

WASHINGTON - U.S. employers posted the most jobs in two decades in August, and hiring also reached a record high, ...

Pradhan urges Rosneft to enhance presence in fuel retail sector

New Delhi [India], Oct 16 (ANI): Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday urged Russian energy ...

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OYO Hotels launches project for 2020 in the U.A.E.

DUBAI, U.A.E. - In a bid to expand its footprint across the United Arab Emirates, the South Asian hospitality chain ...

Indian rupee now at 73.41 versus the US dollar

New Delhi [India], Oct 17 (ANI): The Indian Rupee on Wednesday opened at 73.41 per dollar. Yesterday, the rupee had ...

Neetu Kapoor shares picture of her 'strength'

New Delhi [India], Oct 17 (ANI): Bollywood actor Neetu Kapoor, who is currently in New York for her husband Rishi ...

YouTube back after global outage

New Delhi [India], Oct 17 (ANI): YouTube services were restored on Wednesday morning after various platforms of Google-owned video-sharing website ...

YouTube outage across the globe

New Delhi [India], Oct 17 (ANI): Popular video-sharing website, Youtube is experiencing an outage across its various platforms. Several users ...

CPI condemns attack on Kanhaiya Kumar's convoy

Begusarai (Bihar) [India], Oct 17 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (CPI) has strongly condemned the "brutal attack" on former ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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