Mon, 16 Dec 2019

Samsung corrects sales figures for newly-launched fold smartphone

SEOUL, South Korea - Samsung Electronics has denied media reports that it has sold a million Galaxy Fold smartphones in ...

$200m funding to benefit public works and highways in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $200 million loan to help the Philippine government prepare ...

Airbus to supply Ireland with two C 295s for maritime surveillance

DUBLIN, Ireland - The government of Ireland has awarded a contract for the provision of two new Maritime Patrol Aircraft ...

Lower growth, tiny surplus in MYEFO budget update

The government has shaved its forecasts for both economic growth and the projected surplus for this financial year in its ...

More Indonesians to Study in Europe

Juni Martoyo says she has no interest in sending her third child to study in the United States, although her ...

Lift for maritime sector in Kenya and Djibouti after fall in piracy

The upsurge of Somali piracy after 2005 led to significant international activity in the Horn of Africa. Naval missions, training ...

China Suspends Planned Tariffs Scheduled for Dec. 15 on Some US Goods

SHANGHAI, CHINA - China has suspended additional tariffs on some U.S. goods that were meant to be implemented on Dec. ...

With USMCA Moving Forward, American Farmers Seek More Trade Deals

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - Since the Trump administration began reshaping trade policy in early 2018, U.S. farmers have endured fluctuating prices ...

OPINION: How SMEs can keep the lights on when the power is out

Operating as a small business is tough at the best of times, but Eskom's rolling blackouts has really thrown a ...

AP Exclusive: China Tightens up on Info After Xinjiang Leaks

The Xinjiang regional government in China's far west is deleting data, destroying documents, tightening controls on information and has held ...

MGM Healthcare strengthens the top team

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] Dec 14 (ANI/BusinessWire India): MGM Healthcare, a multi-specialty quaternary care hospital in the heart of the ...

Tongaat scandal costs ex interim chief his (other) job

Former Tongaat Hulett interim chief executive officer Sydney Mtsambiwa has stepped down as chair of a Zimbabwe Stock Exchange-listed bank, ...

ANALYSIS: Zimbabwe, hobbled by a clash of egos

At the heart of Zimbabwe's economic paralysis is a personality clash.Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube and Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor ...

Proteas women's skipper 'not bothered' by CSA woes

Cape Town - Proteas women's captain Dane van Niekerk says her players aren't "bothered" by Cricket South Africa's (CSA) boardroom ...

In Surprise Decision, US Approves Muscular Dystrophy Drug

U.S. health regulators approved a second drug for a debilitating form of muscular dystrophy, a surprise decision after the medication ...

US-China trade deal: 3 fundamental issues remain unresolved

The U.S. and China have reportedly reached a so-called phase one deal in their ongoing trade war.While few details have ...

China, US agree on initial trade deal to remove some tariffs

China and the US agreed on the text of a phase one trade deal that includes the removal of tariffs ...

House panel approves Trump charges, sets up impeachment vote

US lawmakers took the grave step Friday of approving two charges against Donald Trump, setting up a full House of ...

Victorious Johnson urges Britain to move past Brexit splits

Prime Minister Boris Johnson called on Britons on Friday to put years of bitter divisions over the country's EU membership ...

1st Phase of US-China Trade Deal Announced

The United States and China separately announced Friday they have reached agreement on the text of the first phase of ...

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Ljungberg calls for quick managerial call after City maul Arsenal

London - Caretaker Arsenal manager Freddie Ljungberg believes the club must make a permanent appointment quickly to halt their slide ...

Dazzling De Bruyne ensures City bounce back at Arsenal

London - Kevin De Bruyne scored twice and teed up Raheem Sterling for Manchester City's other goal as Arsenal crumbled ...

China Pulls Football Game After Player's Pro-Muslim Comments

Chinese state television pulled the scheduled live broadcast of a football (soccer) game following one of the players' comments online ...

Wife of Jailed Chinese Rights Lawyer Wins Human Rights Prize

Li Wenzu, rights activist and wife of detained Chinese rights lawyer Wang Quanzhang, has won a European human rights award ...

Report Says US Secretly Expelled 2 Chinese Diplomats

WASHINGTON - The United States secretly expelled two Chinese embassy officials in September after they drove onto a sensitive military ...

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