Thu, 21 Mar 2019

Confidence in Hong Kong's Future Drops to 25-Year Low: Survey

People in Hong Kong are more pessimistic about the city's future than at any point in the past 25 years, ...

BMW Warns Profits Will Fall Due to Costs, Trade Uncertainty

FRANKFURT - German automaker BMW said Wednesday that profits in 2019 would be well below last years and that it ...

Geothermal Plant 'Triggered Earthquake' in S. Korea

SEOUL - A rare earthquake in South Korea was triggered by the country's first experimental geothermal power plant, a team ...

China Welcomes New Kazakh Leader, An 'Old Friend'

BEIJING - China on Wednesday welcomed the new president of Kazakhstan as an 'old friend' after the sudden resignation of ...

Still figuring out my role in ODI format: Aussie spinner Adam Zampa

Dubai [UAE], Mar 20 (ANI): Ahead of Australia's five-match one-day international series against Pakistan, Aussie spinner Adam Zampa says he ...

BRICS bank to lend Eskom billions to alleviate pressure on SA grid

The New Development Bank plans to lend as much as R11.2 billion ($780 million) at current exchange rates to Eskom ...

SA swimmer sets new WR after Easter Island swim

Malibu - South African endurance swimmer Sarah Ferguson set a new world record by becoming the first person to swim ...

Donald: What happened in 1999 was a tragedy

Cape Town - Proteas legend Allan Donald , who played in four Cricket World Cups, says what happened to the ...

Bookies firm Wales RWC believers, slash odds

Cape Town - Following their dominant Warren Gatland's side got the better of Joe Schmidt's charges, winning 25-7at the Principality ...

Trump Linking Huawei, China Trade Roils Justice Department

President Donald Trump shocked some last month when he suggested that the criminal charges against Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies ...

Markets remain largely unchanged, SpiceJet gains over 16%

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Mar 20 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were largely unchanged on Wednesday with lacklustre trading as investors booked ...

New Zealand FM to 'confront' Erdogan over remarks on mosque attack

Christchurch [New Zealand], Mar 20 (ANI): New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Wednesday said that Foreign Minister Winston Peters ...

Cricketers to adopt names, numbers for Ashes jersey

Melbourne [Australia], Mar 20 (ANI): England and Australia are set to have names and numbers on the back of their ...

Sensex up 95 points at 38,456, Nifty above 11,500 mark

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Mar 20 (ANI): Equity indices fluctuated wildly in the morning session on Wednesday with realty index gaining ...

Els picks Immelman as assistant for Presidents Cup

Melbourne - International team captain Ernie Els has named compatriot Trevor Immelman , South Korean KJ Choi and Canada's Mike ...

SA squeak in ... though gloves fit for Miller

Cape Town - Team composure in a tense white-baller? Far from ideal by South Africa on Tuesday, that's for sure. ...

China rips into Tencent's news service, kills 9 300 mobile apps

China is stepping up its efforts to rein in the country's internet, singling out Tencent's popular news app for spreading ...

Berkshire Partners buys stake in Africa's biggest data centre

Berkshire Partners acquired a stake in Teraco Data Environments, becoming the biggest shareholder in Africa's largest data-centre to capitalise on ...

Facebook sues China-based companies for selling fake accounts

Facebook and its Instagram unit sued four companies and three people based in China for promoting the sale of fake ...

Students Worldwide Skip School to Protest Global Warming

BERLIN - They're angry at their elders, and they're not taking it sitting down. Students worldwide are skipping class Friday ...

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Tokyo stocks rise, rest of Asia slips

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian bourses were mixed on Wednesday with Australian and Chinese indices trading in the red, while markets ...

Creed busy in Brussels on no-deal Brexit impacts on Ireland

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The future of Irish beef exports, and other issues that will face European farmers in the event ...

Mixed markets in U.S. on Tuesday

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Tuesday, although moves in either direction were unremarkable. Holding investors ...

Varadkar meets head of EC Donald Tusk in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - The leader of the Irish government, An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar met with the President of the European ...

Etihad looking to bail out Jet Airways

MUMBAI, India - India's second largest airline Jet Airways on Monday announced it had grounded four more aircraft and cancelled all ...

Stocks in Asia directionless, dollar also unchanged

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were little changed on Tuesday with the only market making ground being Hong Kong. ...

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