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Airbus to supply Ireland with two C 295s for maritime surveillance

DUBLIN, Ireland - The government of Ireland has awarded a contract for the provision of two new Maritime Patrol Aircraft ...

Confirmation of trade pact drives Wall Street higher

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rose again Friday after momentous gains a day earlier. Gains on Friday however ...

Lift for maritime sector in Kenya and Djibouti after fall in piracy

The upsurge of Somali piracy after 2005 led to significant international activity in the Horn of Africa. Naval missions, training ...

China Suspends Planned Tariffs Scheduled for Dec. 15 on Some US Goods

SHANGHAI, CHINA - China has suspended additional tariffs on some U.S. goods that were meant to be implemented on Dec. ...

With USMCA Moving Forward, American Farmers Seek More Trade Deals

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - Since the Trump administration began reshaping trade policy in early 2018, U.S. farmers have endured fluctuating prices ...

OPINION: How SMEs can keep the lights on when the power is out

Operating as a small business is tough at the best of times, but Eskom's rolling blackouts has really thrown a ...

AP Exclusive: China Tightens up on Info After Xinjiang Leaks

The Xinjiang regional government in China's far west is deleting data, destroying documents, tightening controls on information and has held ...

MGM Healthcare strengthens the top team

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] Dec 14 (ANI/BusinessWire India): MGM Healthcare, a multi-specialty quaternary care hospital in the heart of the ...

Tongaat scandal costs ex interim chief his (other) job

Former Tongaat Hulett interim chief executive officer Sydney Mtsambiwa has stepped down as chair of a Zimbabwe Stock Exchange-listed bank, ...

ANALYSIS: Zimbabwe, hobbled by a clash of egos

At the heart of Zimbabwe's economic paralysis is a personality clash.Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube and Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor ...

Proteas women's skipper 'not bothered' by CSA woes

Cape Town - Proteas women's captain Dane van Niekerk says her players aren't "bothered" by Cricket South Africa's (CSA) boardroom ...

In Surprise Decision, US Approves Muscular Dystrophy Drug

U.S. health regulators approved a second drug for a debilitating form of muscular dystrophy, a surprise decision after the medication ...

US-China trade deal: 3 fundamental issues remain unresolved

The U.S. and China have reportedly reached a so-called phase one deal in their ongoing trade war.While few details have ...

China, US agree on initial trade deal to remove some tariffs

China and the US agreed on the text of a phase one trade deal that includes the removal of tariffs ...

House panel approves Trump charges, sets up impeachment vote

US lawmakers took the grave step Friday of approving two charges against Donald Trump, setting up a full House of ...

Victorious Johnson urges Britain to move past Brexit splits

Prime Minister Boris Johnson called on Britons on Friday to put years of bitter divisions over the country's EU membership ...

1st Phase of US-China Trade Deal Announced

The United States and China separately announced Friday they have reached agreement on the text of the first phase of ...

Path to a softer Brexit? Analysts weigh in on UK PM's options

The scale of the Conservatives' projected victory in Britain's election makes Brexit all but inevitable, but could lead to a ...

China Says it is Committed to Resolving Issues in Trade Deal With US

BEIJING - China's Foreign Ministry, when asked about the trade deal with the United States, said it is committed to ...

UK Conservatives Secure Historic Parliamentary Majority

LONDON - Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party has won a solid majority of seats in Britain's Parliament - a ...

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Are Israel's Militant Tendency Conspiring against the Left?

Last Easter an antisemitism crisis erupted in the UK setting the Jewish Community against the Labour Party, or more precisely ...

New Alan Dershowizt book takes aim at Epstein accuser

On December 30, 2015, in a court in Florida, Alan Dershowitz, was accused of having had sex on seven occasions ...

Trump wins reprieve on having to release tax returns

WASHINGTON, DC - In a big development, the United States' Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear appeals from President ...

Six of 8 bodies extracted after White Island volcano eruption

AUCKLAND, New Zealand - New Zealand Defence Force and police officers successfully recovered six bodies from Whakaari/White Island on Friday, ...

Johnson party looks set for overwhelming victory in UK elections

LONDON - Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party will win an overwhelming victory in Britain's election with a majority of ...

Holy Sites to be off-limits for Gazan Christians this Christmas

BETHLEHEM, Palestinian territories - Israel announced Thursday that Christians in the Gaza Strip will be barred from visiting Holy cities ...

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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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