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South Korean offshore wind farm to power nearly 6 million homes

SEOUL, South Korea: South Korea will build the world's largest floating offshore wind farm, calling it one of the cornerstones ...

Australia Plans Mega Marine Reserves

SYDNEY - Australia plans to add an area of the Indian Ocean bigger than France or the U.S. state of ...

UCC holds coffee quality contest in Vietnam

Hanoi [Vietnam], May 14 (ANI): This is a delicious Vietnamese coffee made by mixing condensed milk with tasteful coffee. Set ...

Indian team to go to Qatar to prepare for qualifiers

New Delhi [India], May 14 (ANI): With the second COVID-19 wave rampant in India, the All Indian Football Federation (AIFF) ...

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 ...

Asia Album: Muslims in Pakistan, Indonesia mark Eid al-Fitr

© Provided by Xinhua ISLAMABAD/JAKARTA, May 14 (Xinhua) -- People in Pakistan and Indonesia celebrate the festival of Eid al-Fitr, ...

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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 ...