Sun, 21 Oct 2018

Argentina records shock September inflation figure of 6.5%

BEUNOS AIRES, Argentina - Shocked by an inflation rate of 6.5% last month, Argentina’s treasury minister was insisting Friday that ...

U.S. stocks finish week on mixed note

NEW YORK, New York - Concerns about trade tariffs and rising U.S. interest rates kept investors on Wall Street cautious ...

JPMorgan to hire 1,000 at its new Silicon Valley campus

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a bid to attract more talent at its California office, JPMorgan Chase & Co announced that ...

Facebook's latest appointment hotly debated globally

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Battling a barrage of controversies, the world's largest social media company, Facebook made an announcement on Friday ...

Proliferating health apps largely unpoliced

The heart rate monitor built into the new Apple Watch has sparked sharp debate over its risks and benefits, even ...

Chinese gross domestic product less than expected

BEIJING, China - The economy of the biggest populated country in the world reported on Friday that its economy is ...

Demand for U.S. stocks diminish

NEW YORK, New York – Stocks were easier on Wall Street Thursday as investors continued to fret about trade tariffs, ...

Shareholders back removal of Zuckerberg as Facebook chairman

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Arguing that the Facebook Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg had mishandled several high-profile scandals, several public funds ...

Afghan Elections Hit By Violence, Problems At Voting Stations

KABUL -- Afghanistan's long-delayed parliamentary elections were marred by deadly attacks and descended into chaos with many polling stations hit ...

Election Tests Security Capabilities Of Afghan Government

KABUL -- Afghan voters go to the polls on October 20 for parliamentary elections that are testing the government's ability ...

Putin In Tashkent For First State Visit Under Mirziyoev

Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Uzbekistan for his first state visit with Tashkent's new leader, Shavkat Mirziyoev. The ...

US Stocks Slide on Saudi Arabia, Italy Concerns

NEW YORK - U.S. stocks fell more than 1 percent on Thursday as the European Commission issued a warning regarding ...

Russian Firms Test Non-Dollar Deals to Sidestep US Sanctions

MOSCOW - Several major Russian companies are exploring ways to do deals abroad without using dollars, spurred on by a ...

After Canada legalises pot, industry eyes rest of the world

Cam Battley is a top executive at one of Canada's biggest marijuana companies, but he isn't sticking around to savour ...

SHC restrains TV channel from defaming Bahria Town

October 19, 2018 Broadcasting, Freedom of Expression, Media Ethics, Television Web Desk The Sindh High Court has restrained Channel 92 ...

Climate change: Dispelling the myth of the one-man-army

In terms of saving the world from environmental damage, it's time to stop thinking individually and act as a global ...

Stocks rise, boosted by strong corporate earnings

Strong earnings from a number of big U.S. companies helped send stocks higher in the first minutes of trading on ...

Your Guide to Earnings Season

Earnings season is upon us and you can bet that it is going to spur some big swings in the ...

IBM Watson head to leave role: report

reported on Friday . The high-profile departure, which a company spokesperson confirmed to Stat, comes as the famed computer system's ...

American Express Beats on Earnings, Stock Rises

) beat earnings expectations Thursday when it reported third quarter results after the closing bell. Shares rose 0.9% in premarket ...

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U.S. to pull out of nuclear with with Russia

WASHINGTON DC – U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Saturday that the United States is withdrawing from its landmark Intermediate-Range ...

Judiciary will have the final say, says Saudi HRC

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Saudi Arabia was insisting Saturday that its judiciary has full autonomy in investigating, and potentially prosecting ...

Former prime minister of Netherlands is dead at age 80

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands – The former Dutch Prime Minister Wim Kok, who helped forge the country's famed consensus-based politics and oversaw ...

No skepticism over Saudi actions in Middle East

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia – While the international community was expressing scepticism about steps taken by Saudi Arabia in the case ...

More sanctions as Venezuelan inflation nears one million %

President Donald Trump has spoken forcefully about the humanitarian crisis in Venezuela, calling it a “human tragedy” at the United ...

Saudi State TV claims Khashoggi 'died after fight'

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - After 17 long days, Saudi Arabia has finally offered clarity on the fate of its veteran ...

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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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