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Indian economy dives 7.5 percent in 3 months to end of September

NEW DELHI, India, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) -- India's economic growth rate contracted 7.5 percent during the period from July to ...

Investors in Asia divided over markets direction, dollar slides

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Asian stock markets were mixed on Friday, and movements limited with Wall Street closed for the ...

5,400 booths subscribed for annual China-Asean Expo

Aerial photo taken on Nov. 26, 2020 shows the view of Nanning International Convention and Exhibition Center and the neighboring ...

Beijing and Taipei doing good trade despite diplomatic differences

BEIJING, China, November 26 (ANI): Despite the growing disquiet between Taipei against Beijing, Chinese technology companies have increased orders for ...

Pradhan invites investors for India's renewable energy

New Delhi [India], November 28 (ANI): Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel, on Saturday invited foreign ...

Amazed at how much PM knew, SII's Adar Poonawalla on PM's v

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], November 28 (ANI): Hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Pune-based Serum Institute of India (SII), its ...

Centre may purchase 300-400 million vaccines: Poonawalla

By Sahil PandeyNew Delhi [India], November 28 (ANI): After Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the company's pandemic level facility in ...

Rajasthan CM slams Centre over ongoing Farmers' protest

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], November 28 (ANI): Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Saturday slammed the Centre over the ongoing farmers' ...

William Gumede | Why reading is crucial for economic growth

Reading is a stepladder out of poverty, not only for individuals, but for entire countries.Developing a far-reaching culture of reading ...

RCEP beneficial to PH quick economic recovery from COVID-19 - DTI

PASIG CITY, Nov. 28 (PIA) -- The Philippines' historic participation in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) will help in ...

We are adopting the best global practices: J-K Lt Governor

Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], November 28 (ANI): Lieutenant Governor (LG) of Jammu and Kashmir Manoj Sinha on Friday said ...

Reese Witherspoon encourages people to 'shop small' this Black Friday

New Delhi [India], November 28 (ANI): Actor-producer Reese Witherspoon is marking Black Friday by urging more people to go local ...

Q2 GDP: India Inc, analysts say economy in recovery mode

New Delhi [India], November 27 (ANI): With contraction in GDP by 7.5 per cent in July to September quarter (Q2 ...

China-ASEAN Expo opens, featuring digital economy, RCEP

NANNING, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) -- The 17th China-ASEAN Expo and China-ASEAN Business and Investment Summit kicked off on Friday, highlighting ...

China Focus: China-ASEAN Expo opens, featuring digital economy, RCEP

Aerial photo taken on Nov. 26, 2020 shows the view of Nanning International Convention and Exhibition Center and the neighboring ...

CagVal's economy is predominantly services-based

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Nov. 27 (PIA) - - Cagayan Valley region is basically a service-based region as reflected on the ...

Black Friday: Buy local to help boost our economy

This year's Black Friday will almost certainly be blacker for many people than previous years, given seriously constrained economic circumstances. ...

China to impose anti-dumping duties on Australian wine imports

Beijing [China], November 27 (ANI): Escalating the trade stoush against Australia, China on Friday announced that it will impose temporary ...

DBP eyeing to raise P5-billion from bond issuance

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, Nov 27 (PIA) --State-owned Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) is targeting to raise a minimum of ...

Washington thumps Dallas with fourth-quarter flurry

Antonio Gibson rushed for three touchdowns Thursday, the second coming after an ill-fated fake punt by the Dallas Cowboys deep ...

Bank of Canada: Vaccine Could Trigger Swift Economic Rebound

OTTAWA, ONTARIO - Canada's economy could rebound faster than expected if consumer spending jumps in the wake of a successful ...

Vital Signs: Janet Yellen, the very model of a modern Madam Secretary

It is widely tipped that US president-elect Joe Biden will nominate Janet Yellen as Treasury Secretary - one of the ...

EU Parliament Backs Lobster Deal And EU-US Mini Trade Pact

BRUSSELS - Thanksgiving just got a little bit better for the Maine lobster industry.The European Union parliament on Thursday approved ...

Funding SAA is my mandate, not my choice, Mboweni tells irate MPs

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni found himself in the crosshairs of parliamentarians as he once again found himself defending the allocation ...

Malawi Farmers Protest Cannabis License Fees

BLANTRYE, MALAWI - Malawi's new Cannabis Regulatory Authority this week said the country is ready to become the latest in ...

DA launches CFSMFFP in CALABARZON

TAYABAS CITY, QUEZON, Nov 26 (PIA) --Department of Agriculture (DA), in partnership with the Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP), ...

Spagnola: Not Running Out Of Gas The Only Hope

ARLINGTON, Texas - And all the momentum, all the emotion the Cowboys recently mustered up ended in embarrassing sorrow.Washington 41, ...

Washington-Cowboys Friday Stats Pack

Washington Football Team Public Relations "Washington-Cowboys Friday Stats Pack" is presented by BDO by the Numbers. People who know, know ...

Morning How to Watch #SFvsLAR and Game Preview

Good Morning Faithful,Here are your top 49ers storylines for Friday, November 27.New and Notable Ways to WatchThe 49ers head to ...

McCarthy Defends Unsuccessful Fake Punt Call

Rob Phillips ARLINGTON, Texas - On paper, the Cowboys' 41-16 Thanksgiving Day loss to Washington is their second-largest margin of ...

Scout's Take: Who Dropped The Ball No. 1 Amari

Bucky Brooks There are lots of ways to slice this game, one in which the Cowboys had a shot to ...

3 Keys For Washington Entering Its Week 12 Matchup Vs. The Cowboys

Zach Selby The Washington Football Team will compete for first place in the NFC East on Thanksgiving against the Dallas ...

Atlanta Falcons to work virtually on Thursday

The Falcons were informed of two positive COVID-19 tests from non-coaching staff members Atlanta Falcons Staff The Atlanta Falcons announced ...

5 Claves del Juego: Washington vs Cowboys - Semana 12

Victor Villalba Se juegan la supremacia divisional con el pavo en la mesa.Luego de la victoria ante los nordicos y ...

Cowboys Resume Practice; Prep For Washington

DallasCowboys.com FRISCO, Texas - The Cowboys returned to practice Wednesday in preparation for Thursday's Thanksgiving Day game against Washington at ...

Gut Feeling: Predictions For Dallas-Washington

DallasCowboys.com The Cowboys have faced Washington many times on Thanksgiving Day, including three of the last five years. But this ...

Falcons GM search: Five things to know about Champ Kelly

An in-depth look at what the Falcons could be getting in Bears assistant director of player personnel Champ Kelly Will ...

Way Back When: When the Saints came marching in

Jim Saccomano When most pro football fans settle back to watch a game, there is the assumption that the two ...

Roundup: Weekly CBOT agricultural futures keep climbing

CHICAGO, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- CBOT agricultural futures continued the upside trend in the past week as the U.S. dollar ...

Xinhua world economic news summary at 0900 GMT, Nov. 28

MEXICO CITY -- Mexico registered a record trade surplus of 6.224 billion U.S. dollars in October, amid a rebound in ...

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Indian economy dives 7.5 percent in 3 months to end of September

NEW DELHI, India, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) -- India's economic growth rate contracted 7.5 percent during the period from July to ...

Brazil leader rules out taking Covid-19 vaccine

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said Thursday he would refuse a coronavirus vaccine, the most recent of his vaccine-skeptic statements. "I'm ...

Court allows Umar Khalid's plea for chargesheet copy

New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): A court in Delhi on Saturday has allowed former Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student ...

Case registered against BKU Haryana chief Gurnam Singh

By Gurnam-Case-Karnal-Police-Farmer-ProtestKarnal (Punjab) [India], November 29 (ANI): A case has been registered against Haryana Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) president Gurnam ...

J-K people are agitated with petty politics of Gupkaar Gang

Kathua (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], November 28 (ANI): Union Minister and BJP leader Anurag Thakur on Saturday said that the ...

PM's visit will give morale boost to Bharat Biotech: Naidu

Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], November 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Genome Valley in Hyderabad will serve as ...

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