Fri, 14 May 2021

Mall operator Simon Property says recovery might take till 2023

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana: Results for the quarter ending March 31, 2021 exceeded expectations for real estate investment firm Simon Property Group ...

Washington looks to financial reforms to stop massive postal losses

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. House of Representatives is seeking solutions to reduce the $10 billion annual loss suffered by the ...

U.S. stock markets recover from recent losses, Nasdaq adds 93 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rebounded on Thursday after two days of relentless losses.The buying surge came despite ...

Amazon $1 billion bond to be used for climate, social causes

SEATTLE, Washington: Joining the growing list of debt issuers tapping the market for green bonds, Amazon.com Inc issued its first ...

Shares in Asia plummet with Japanese index losing 2.50 percent

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks across Asia tumbled on Thursday, following major losses on Wall Street overnight, on the back ...

Israel-South Korea trade pact seeks to boost trade, investment

JERUSALEM, Israel: Israel and South Korea are preparing to enter a free trade agreement this week to eliminate customs duties, ...

U.S. TSA says 1.6 million travel thru airports in single day high

WASHINGTON D.C.: Some 1.6 million passengers passed through U.S. airports on May 6, the largest number since March 2020.According to ...

Huge sell-of U.S. stocks continues, Dow plunges 682 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks shattered on Wednesday, for the second day in a row as U.S. Labor ...

Free Covid shots at Empire State, Central Park for returning tourists

NEW YORK CITY, New York: To encourage the return of tourists, New York City will be offering Covid vaccines at ...

Cautious opening of UK approaches; restaurants, pubs to serve indoors

LONDON, England: The new easing of Covid restrictions will allow the British public to be served inside pubs and even ...

Stocks drop as Australia vows to keep borders closed to mid-2022

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Continued concern over inflation kept investors at bay in Japan and Australia on Wednesday, although sharemarkets ...

Spread of Covid halts Amazon's Prime Day sale in India

SEATTLE, Washington: Ecommerce giant Amazon.com has halted its Prime Day sale held yearly in India, according to its spokesperson on ...

Hiring disappoints officials as business unable to find workers

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. job growth fell in April, likely hit by raw material and worker shortages, amid an economic boom ...

Wall Street recovers after early sell-off, greenback wounded

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks were sold off sharply in the United States on Tuesday following falls across the ...

U.S. sales increase in March, inventories not as high as projected

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. wholesale inventories recorded a slightly lower-than-expected increase in March, as strong demand from consumers boosted sales, according ...

U.S. businesses finding it difficult to get workers following lockdown

WASHINGTON D.C. - Amid the heating up of the economy emerging from the coronavirus crisis and a bevy of lockdown ...

Depositors are already allowed to withdraw up to Rs 5 lakh

New Delhi [India], May 14 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in a response filed in Delhi High Court ...

Chandigarh University launches North India's first

Chandigarh (Punjab), May 14 (PRNewswire): Chandigarh University has launched Student Satellite Designing and Training program 'CUSAT' and it has become ...

Festive fervour of Akshaya Tritiya powers home buying

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 14 (BusinessWire India): The 'new normal' is a world where Covid is cause of concern one's ...

Both Brandons could return for Giants against Pirates

The San Francisco Giants, if they are going to get back to true form, will look for more power Friday ...

DTI 11 lines up series of training on virtual platforms for MSMEs

DAVAO CITY - The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) 11 has lined up several activities to equip the micro, ...

Equity gauges volatile, pharma and FMCG scrips gain

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 14 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices swung between gains and losses during early hours on Friday with ...

Powerships: How the multibillion-rand tender was (legally) rigged

The government's multibillion-rand emergency power programme rules were skewed towards a "predetermined end", evidence suggests.It treated leased powerships as new ...

'US will not leave Australia alone against China'

Washington DC [US], May 14 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Thursday reassured full support to Australia in ...

Thailand Virus Infections Hit Record as Vaccine Rollout Stutters

BANGKOK - Thailand recorded its highest number of coronavirus infections Thursday since the pandemic began after Bangkok prisons were found ...

Jordan Spieth fires 63 at Byron Nelson for share of lead

Jordan Spieth hasn't played much golf lately. The three-time major winner revealed this week that he tested positive for COVID-19 ...

2021 CONCACAF Gold Cup final set for Las Vegas

The 2021 CONCACAF Gold Cup schedule was released Thursday, with the final set for Las Vegas' Allegiant Stadium on Aug. ...

Europe Emerging From Dark Coronavirus Months

PARIS - After dark months struggling with the coronavirus pandemic, Europe is finally hitting its stride, with vaccinations and economies ...

Friday essay: searching for sanity in a world hell-bent on destruction

According to The Parable of the Poisoned Well, there once lived a king who ruled over a great city. He ...

What Elon Musk's bitcoin U-turn means for the future of crypto

Tesla's relationship with cryptocurrencies has been a stop-start rollercoaster. In February, the electric vehicle manufacturer announced it had purchased US$1.5 ...

Standard Bank gears up for Africa's post-Covid-19 economic recovery

Africa's biggest lender sees opportunity in both its core South African market and the rest of the continent amid a ...

China shrinking labour force could shun economic growth

Beijing [China], May 13 (ANI): The Chinese economy is growing fast but its shrinking labour force "could place a cap ...

Israel Prepares Battle Plan for Gaza Incursion

Israel's military commanders have drafted a battle plan for an incursion into Gaza and planned to submit it to military ...

TVS Motor signals next phase of Norton Revitalisation

London [United Kingdom] May 13 (ANI/NewsVoir): TVS Motor Company (TVS), owner of The Norton Motorcycle Co. Ltd. (Norton), is announcing ...

European stocks slide at open

European stocks slid at the open Thursday after sharp losses in Asia and on Wall Street as worries that soaring ...

Hong Kong stocks finish sharply lower

Hong Kong stocks tumbled Thursday along with other global markets after a forecast-beating US inflation reading ramped up fears that ...

Tokyo's Nikkei closes down nearly 2.5% after US rout

Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index plunged nearly 2.5% on Thursday, extending a rout on Wall Street.The Nikkei 225 index fell 2.49% ...

Sorbet's income halved in tough year for Long4Life

Long4Life, Brian Joffe's holding company, reported that its earnings per share decreased by 26% to 31.9 cents for the year ...

Asian markets plunge as US inflation data fans rate hike fears

A forecast-busting surge in US inflation sent Asian markets tumbling on Thursday, tracking a rout on Wall Street.Investors fret that ...

Fitch projects quick rebound for Bhutan's economy

Singapore, May 13 (ANI): Fitch Solutions has revised its real GDP growth forecasts for Bhutan to minus 2.4 per cent ...

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Strong day on Asian markets, Japan's key index rises more than 2%

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia ended the week on a positive note, with all the major indices rising ...

Mall operator Simon Property says recovery might take till 2023

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana: Results for the quarter ending March 31, 2021 exceeded expectations for real estate investment firm Simon Property Group ...

Washington looks to financial reforms to stop massive postal losses

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. House of Representatives is seeking solutions to reduce the $10 billion annual loss suffered by the ...

U.S. stock markets recover from recent losses, Nasdaq adds 93 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rebounded on Thursday after two days of relentless losses.The buying surge came despite ...

Amazon $1 billion bond to be used for climate, social causes

SEATTLE, Washington: Joining the growing list of debt issuers tapping the market for green bonds, Amazon.com Inc issued its first ...

Shares in Asia plummet with Japanese index losing 2.50 percent

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks across Asia tumbled on Thursday, following major losses on Wall Street overnight, on the back ...

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