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Dublin ranks world's top large city for FDI

DUBLIN, Ireland - FDI Intelligence has released its latest report on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the world, ranking Dublin ...

Mired in scandals, Facebook plans to buyback more stock

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - As it attempts to emerge from the recent stock slump, the world's largest social media company, Facebook ...

Human Rights Day Shines Unwelcome Spotlight On Tajikistan

As the world marked the 70th anniversary of the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights on December 10, Tajikistan's government ...

Global Stocks Buoyed by US-China Trade Talks

LONDON - Stock markets around the world spiked higher Tuesday after Wall Street rebounded amid hopes the U.S. and China ...

EU Will 'Follow Closely' French Deficit after Macron Measures

STRASBOURG, FRANCE - EU economics affairs commissioner Pierre Moscovici on Tuesday said Brussels will keep close watch over France's new ...

No room for renegotiation: EC President on Brexit

Brussels [Belgium], Dec 11 (ANI): European Commission (EC) President Jean-Claude Juncker on Tuesday said that there is "no room for ...

EU Ambassador opens India's first CoE at MAHE

New Delhi [India], Dec 11 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): India's first Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence established by the European Union was inaugurated ...

Armenia not striving to join NATO, Pashinyan says

PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenia is a member of the Collective Security Treaty Organization ( CSTO ) and does not seek to ...

EU Survey: European Jews Feel Under Threat, Think of Emigrating

BRUSSELS - More than one in three European Jews have considered emigrating over the past five years because they no ...

EU's Top Diplomat: EU-Iran Trade Vehicle Could Be Ready by Year-End

BRUSSELS - The European Union's foreign policy chief said Monday a system to facilitate non-dollar trade with Iran and circumvent ...

Theresa May delays Brexit deal vote

London [United Kingdom], Dec 11 (ANI): British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday deferred a crucial parliamentary vote on the ...

Serbia, Montenegro Open More Negotiation Chapters With EU

BRUSSELS -- Serbia and Montenegro opened more accession chapters on December 10 in their negotiations with the European Union for ...

Stocks Slip on China-US Tensions; Oil Resumes Slide

NEW YORK - Stocks around the world are falling Monday morning, and U.S. indexes gave up modest early gains and ...

Britain's May Postpones Crucial Brexit Vote

Britain's already disorderly departure from the European Union turned even more chaotic Monday when Prime Minister Theresa May postponed a ...

Theresa May delays Brexit vote in House of Commons

London [UK], Dec 10 (ANI): British Prime Minister Theresa May has delayed the parliamentary vote on the Brexit deal that ...

EU Ministers Discuss New Human Rights Sanctions Regime

BRUSSELS -- Meeting in Brussels, the European Union foreign ministers on December 10 gave political consent to a Dutch proposal ...

EU Blacklists Nine People Over Ukraine Separatist Vote

BRUSSELS - The European Union has blacklisted nine individuals involved in the organization of last month's elections in the areas ...

EU Renews Congo Sanctions Ahead of Presidential Election

KINSHASA - The European Union renewed sanctions on Monday against the ruling coalition's candidate for presidential elections in Democratic Republic ...

May sticks with Brexit deal vote as demands to renegotiate mount

Prime Minister Theresa May faced heavy opposition against her Brexit deal as cabinet ministers said she is pushing ahead with ...

Macron to break his long silence on protests that have shaken France

Pressure mounted on French President Emmanuel Macron to announce concrete measures to calm protests marked by violence when he addresses ...

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Kim Jong Un leaves Seoul guessing over planned visit

SEOUL, South Korea - The North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's planned visit to the South Korean capital, Seoul, which ...

Migration comes to fore at Marrakesh summit

MARRAKESH, Morocco – Countries from around the world tackled the migration issues on Monday adopting the Global Compact for Migration ...

May admits backstop still a major hurdle for Brexit

LONDON, UK -  British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday deferred a crucial parliamentary vote on the controversial Brexit deal, that ...

George HW Bush, the last U.S. president to win a war

There are many reasons to miss George H.W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States. A World War II ...

Climate change action: Ireland worst country in the EU

DUBLIN, Ireland - For the second year in a row, Ireland has been deemed as the worst country in the ...

Turkey told extradition of Saudi nationals is not on

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Suspects in the Turkish investigation into the assassination of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi will not ...

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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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