Thu, 27 Jun 2019

TechnipFMC settles foreign bribery charges

NEW YORK, New York - Global oil and gas giant TechnipFMC plc (TFMC), a publicly traded company in the U.S. ...

Asian markets remain soft Wednesday

SYDNEY, Australia - Markets were calm but soft in Asia on Wednesday with all the major bourses, except Hong Kong's, ...

Crown Prince Salman in Seoul for meetings on trade

SEOUL, South Korea - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, also known as MBS, began his trip ...

U.S. stocks slip as White House and Fed argue over interest rates

NEW YORK, New York - U.S.stocks were weaker on Tuesday as the direction of interest rates took center-stage. The White ...

IMF lauds U.S. unemployment, at levels not seen since late 1960s

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S. economy is in the longest expansion in recorded history, says the latest assessment by the ...

Global medical devices manufacturer in major Irish expansion

CO. GALWAY, Ireland - Boston Scientific has invested 60 million euro to expand its operations in Ireland.The first phase of ...

U.S. dollar reels in Asian session, euro challenging 1.1400

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks across the Asian region finished in the red on Tuesday.The widespread losses, all relatively modest except ...

Qatar pledges $3 billion in financial support for Pakistan

DOHA, Qatar - The tiny gas-rich nation of Qatar has pledged to invest a further $3 billion in the financially-stressed ...

Ireland to play key roles on energy efficiency commission

DUBLIN, Ireland - Taoiseach Loe Varadkar is to be appointed Honorary Patron of the International Energy Agency (IEA)'s new Global ...

US Official: US, China Plan to Meet on Civil Space in Autumn

WASHINGTON - U.S. and Chinese officials will meet in the United States this fall for bilateral talks about civil space, ...

Equities trade in the green, Nifty hovers around 11,860

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 27 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices traded higher during early hours on Thursday in line with Asian ...

Seoul: US, N. Korea in Talks to Set Up 3rd Trump-Kim Summit

SEOUL - North Korean and U.S. officials are holding "behind-the-scenes talks" to arrange a third summit between President Donald Trump ...

Trump Tells US Women's Soccer Star Not to Disrespect Our Country

U.S. Women's National Team soccer star Megan Rapinoe took the Internet by storm when she said she wouldn't visit the ...

Bitcoin Soars Past $13,000 as Facebook's Libra Fuels Demand

NEW YORK / LONDON - Bitcoin jumped to an 18-month high on Wednesday, as investors looked for safety in alternative ...

RBI advises banks to accept coins of all denominations

New Delhi [India], June 27 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has advised all banks to immediately direct all ...

JSE ekes out gains towards the close

Stocks on the JSE struggled for direction on Wednesday as they lacked a catalyst both locally and from international markets.Stocks ...

Makwetu: Auditors faced threats, intimidation over findings

Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu has raised concerns about how his team faced threats and intimidation while conducting their audit work in ...

SACP, Nehawu at odds over Pravin Gordhan, Mkhwebane's investigation

"The SA Communist Party [SACP] must choose if they want us or if they want Pravin Gordhan."This was the ultimatum ...

Trump: More Tariffs on China Possible If Trade Deal Not Reached

U.S. President Donald Trump says he would impose more tariffs on China if he and Chinese President Xi Jinping don't ...

How a pilot project in Kenya helps refugees go to university

Across the world, armed conflict, instability, drought and famine are driving more people from their homes for longer periods of ...

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United Nations peacekeepers to pull out of Haiti in October

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - UN peacekeepers in Haiti will end their mission later this year and leave the country.In their place, ...

Woman, two minor daughters enticed from Guatemala, treated as slaves

SACRAMENTO, California - A Californian couple have been accused of treating a Guatamalanl woman and her two minor daughters as ...

Russia Says It's Rotating Military Technicians From Venezuela

Russia said it was rotating military technicians out of Venezuela, as President Nicholas Maduro's government declared that it thwarted an ...

US border | Brexit: WATCH the top world news videos for today

Senate approves its own border aid bill amid photo outrageThe US Senate on Wednesday approved a bill that would grant ...

Venezuela's Maduro Says Authorities Foiled Opposition Coup Plot

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Wednesday security forces had foiled an opposition coup attempt that included ...

US Democratic Presidential Contenders Debate Unfolds

WASHINGTON - Steve Herman contributed to this report.Ten U.S. Democratic presidential contenders debated Wednesday night in the first major event ...

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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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