Thu, 25 Apr 2019

U.S. dollar dominates on U.S. markets

NEW YORK, New York - Equities took a back seat on U.S. markets on Wednesday as the dollar moved to ...

World's largest job site to recuit 600 new employees for Dublin HQ

DUBLIN, Ireland - The world's largest job site, which has its international healdquarters in Dublin, is to increase its workforce ...

Australian stock market climbs as Aussie dollar falls

SYDNEY, Australia - The Australian stock marked extended recent gains on Wednesday, despite a major fall in the Australian dollar ...

S&P 500 and Nasdaq close Tuesday at all-time highs

NEW YORK, New York - It was an extraordinary day on Tuesday for U.S. markets with the dollar creaming other ...

New York City company selects Galway as new international HQ

GALWAY, Ireland - A major technology company based in New York City is to establish its first international hub at ...

Australian All Ordinaries closes higher, rest of Asia flat

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly flat on Tuesday, however the Australian marked surged in its first day ...

Asian Development Bank to support renewable power projects in Pacific

MANILA, Philippines - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved an umbrella facility of up to $100 million which will ...

Little movement on U.S. markets as investors take extended break

NEW YORK, New York - A boost in the price of energy stocks failed to ignite a flat market on ...

Asian and European nations set to have oil supplies from Iran stop

SINGAPORE - U.S. State Department officials say an announcement is to be made on Monday that waivers allowing companies to ...

African information technology industry gets boost with outsourcing

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Amidst bustling Addis Ababa, a revolution in homegrown Ethiopian software is brewing.  Gebeya  believes it can supply talent ...

Prosper Funding of San Francisco and Phoenix hit with $3 million fine

WASHINGTON DC - A San Francisco-based company agreed to pay a fine of $3 million for miscalculating and materially overstating ...

Facebook braces for $3bn FTC fine over privacy scandals

Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 25 (ANI): Facebook on Wednesday said that it is expecting that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), ...

US, China Upbeat Ahead of Next Round of Trade Talks

VOA Mandarin Service reporter Lin Feng contributed to this report. STATE DEPARTMENT The United States and China are striking a ...

US, China Strike Positive Tone Ahead of Latest Round of Trade Talks

VOA Mandarin service reporter Lin Feng also contributed to this report. STATE DEPARTMENT The United States and China are striking ...

Netflix said to boost junk bond offering as investors pile in

Investors took heed of Netflix's advice to get in on the company's bond offerings while they can, allowing the company ...

Trump's Fed Pick Moore Draws Fire From Democrats; Republicans Silent

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK - Stephen Moore, the economic commentator that U.S. President Donald Trump has said he will nominate to ...

Tough out there, but PSG ready for SA recovery - CEO

JSE-listed investment holding company PSG Group said on Wednesday that it managed to achieve "pleasing results amid challenging conditions" during ...

SA households lost almost R450bn in wealth in 2018 - report

South African households saw R449.8bn of the real value of their net wealth wiped out between the fourth quarter of ...

What's at stake as Kim Jong Un meets President Putin in Russia?

Kim Jong Un has arrived in Russia for a summit with President Vladimir Putin, the meeting coming just two months ...

We must overcome the scourge of unemployment in South Africa

We must overcome the scourge of unemployment in South Africa Ronald Lamola SHARE THIS 2019-04-24 08:40 Unemployed graduates took to ...

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U.S. woman who sold state secrets to Chinese spies enters guilty plea

WASHINGTON DC - A former U.S. State Department official with TOP SECRET security clearance has admitted providing documents to China ...

Asian and European nations set to have oil supplies from Iran stop

SINGAPORE - U.S. State Department officials say an announcement is to be made on Monday that waivers allowing companies to ...

US, China Upbeat Ahead of Next Round of Trade Talks

VOA Mandarin Service reporter Lin Feng contributed to this report. STATE DEPARTMENT The United States and China are striking a ...

North Korea's Kim in Russia for Meeting With Putin

SEOUL - North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has arrived in the far eastern region of Russia for his first ever ...

US, China Strike Positive Tone Ahead of Latest Round of Trade Talks

VOA Mandarin service reporter Lin Feng also contributed to this report. STATE DEPARTMENT The United States and China are striking ...

Trump Says He Is Holding Big Pharma Accountable in Opioid Fight

ATLANTA, GEORGIA - U.S. President Donald Trump touted progress in the fight against opioid abuse on Wednesday and promised to ...

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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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