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Dubai Properties to build high-rise tower on last JBR beachfront site

DUBAI, UAE - Prominent developer Dubai Properties, which developed the Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR) project, comprising forty high rise towers ...

Bourses across Asia mixed, U.S. dollar regains some ground

SYDNEY, NSW - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Wednesday.In Japan the key Nikkei 225 index jumped 76.48 points or ...

New Zealand carrier announces direct flights to New York

AUCKLAND, New Zealand - Air New Zealand is to launch a non-stop route from Auckland to New York.The new service ...

Wall Street mixed as UK lawmakers reject new Brexit deal

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Tuesday with the Dow advancing, while the S&P 500 and ...

Ground-breaking ceremony in Dubai for Malaysian expo team

DUBAI, UAE - Malaysia held a ground-breaking ceremony on Monday, to kick-start construction of it's pavilion for Expo 2020 Dubai, ...

Steaks back on menus in China as Irish beef exports resume

DUBLIN, Ireland - Beef exports from Ireland to China are back to full capacity after a two-decade ban.The majority of ...

Stocks rise in Asia, dollar remains soft

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia rose on Tuesday, with gains across the board.Helping sentiment were remarks by U.S. President ...

Boeing 737 Max comeback may be delayed further

Brokers were busy downgrading Boeing shares on Monday after news broke on Friday that the company was aware of a ...

Modest gains on U.S. markets, geopolitical concerns weigh

NEW YORK, New York - Optimism about ongoing trade talks between the U.S. and China helped keep stocks in the ...

Sterling jumps to 1.3000, euro also gains

SYDNEY, Australia - The British pound powered higher in the Asian session on Monday, and into early European trading.Sterling was ...

Investment in child care yields countless social and economic returns

Children are born with a desire to learn about the world around them. Infants learn and develop by exploring their ...

Engineering giant ABB speaks out on Eskom tender probe

Asea Brown Boveri (ABB) is being investigated for suspect payments related to work carried out by the Swiss industrial giant ...

Cabinet nod to cooperation with EU commission on railway safety

New Delhi, Oct 23 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved administrative arrangement on cooperation between the Ministry of Railways ...

Mboweni: I am certain Eskom will get a competent CEO very soon

RELATED ARTICLES Eskom one step closer to R59bn bailout Rumours of Eskom debt swap irresponsible - Treasury Ministerial task team ...

Google Touts Quantum Computing Milestone

SAN FRANCISCO - Google said it has achieved a breakthrough in quantum computing research, saying an experimental quantum processor has ...

Google achieves 'quantum supremacy'

California [USA], October 23 (ANI): Google has officially announced that it has achieved quantum supremacy with its advanced processor that ...

China: US Has 'Weaponized' Visas to Target Exchanges

BEIJING - China on Wednesday accused the U.S. of having "weaponized" the issuance of visas following the reported inability of ...

Tagum Cooperative, Asia's best cooperative

DAVAO DEL NORTE - Home-grown Tagum Cooperative stands as the only cooperative in Asia to have achieved the highest level ...

Petrol price cuts are now on the cards

A combination of falling oil prices and a surprise rally in the rand may ease the financial pressure on motorists ...

Boeing's jetliner chief steps down as 737 Max crisis deepens

Boeing said Kevin McAllister is stepping down as head of its jetliner division after less than three years amid a ...

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Northern Ireland man arrested after container found with 39 bodies

LONDON, UK - A 25-year old Northern Irish man has been arrested after a lorry container in Essex, 30 kilometres ...

Kim unlikely to forego nuclear capability without solid guarantees

WASHINGTON, DC - Since the regime in Pyongyang doesn't see any reason to rein in its nuclear weapons program or ...

U.S. tightens net on whistleblower Julian Assange

LONDON, UK - U.S. efforts to have whistleblower Julian Assange extradited from a prison in London to the United States ...

Israel could be forced to polls for third time this year

JERUSALEM, Israel - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has failed to form a government, and has given up on being ...

Trudeau holds on to power but with slimmed majority

Canada's federal election campaign highlighted a struggle that caught the world by surprise. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was on the ...

U.S. soldiers could remain in Syria, Trump now tweets

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump is now considering leaving some American troops, nearly 200, in Syria to guard ...

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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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