Fri, 03 Jul 2020

Warning for owners whose dogs are attacking sheep on Irish farms

DUBLIN, Ireland - An alarming number of attacks by dogs on sheep has prompted an appeal from gardai for dog ...

Washington Redskins sponsors under pressure over nickname furore

A group of investment firms and shareholders is lobbying Nike, FedEx and PepsiCo to end their sponsorship agreements with the ...

Pfizer vaccine hopes lift Wall Street, Dow Jones however slips

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the U.S. were mixed on Wednesday with the Dow Jones falling 77 points, ...

Two-thirds of Airbus' 15,000 job cuts to be in France and Germany

TOULOUSE, France - Airbus says it plans to adapt its global workforce and resize its commercial aircraft activity in response ...

American companies given go-ahead to collaborate with Huawei

WASHINGTON, DC - In a rare twist to Washington's long-standing restrictions on the Chinese tech giant Huawei, the Commerce Department ...

Air cargo floundering as demand and capacity plummet

GENEVA, Switzerland - Global air freight markets in May showed a slight improvement in the air cargo market, but capacity ...

Manila to rely on localized lockdowns if Covid-19 surges again

CALOOCAN CITY, June 30 (PIA) -- Metro Manila, the region that accounts for the majority of the COVID-19 cases in ...

Motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson announces extensive lay-offs

American motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson says it will have to lay off 140 workers across its production plants in the USA. ...

Here's looking at EAEU #2: Trading places

The Eurasian Economic Union is, first and foremost, an exporter of raw materials. This has left it especially vulnerable to ...

Here's looking at EAEU #1: Trading places

The Eurasian Economic Union is, first and foremost, an exporter of raw materials. This has left it especially vulnerable to ...

HUL's Fair Lovely skin care brand to be known as Glow Lovely

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 2 (ANI): Fast-moving consumer goods major Hindustan Unilever Ltd's (HUL's) flagship skin care brand for women ...

India's GDP may contract by 6.4 pc in FY21: Care Ratings

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 2 (ANI): Care Ratings on Thursday revised India's GDP growth forecast for the current financial year ...

Rand strengthens to below R17/$

The rand arrested its decline on Thursday, strengthening to below R17 and seemingly ignoring data that South Africa's economy contracted ...

Old Mutual's share price is key focus in Zimbabwe's currency war

The share price of one of Africa's oldest insurers is taking center stage in Zimbabwe's battle to bring order to ...

Equity indices up on vaccine hopes, banking and financial stocks gain

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 2 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were up by nearly one per cent during early hours on ...

Report: Reigning MLS MVP Vela likely to skip tournament

Los Angeles FC forward Carlos Vela, the reigning Major League Soccer MVP, likely will skip the MLS is Back Tournament ...

Lillard worried NBA players won't follow 'bubble' rules

The NBA's ability to complete the season in its Walt Disney World Resort "bubble" depends on participants following the rules ...

UniSuper take note: there's no retirement on a dead planet

HESTA, the industry super fund for health and community workers, plans to dump its shares in thermal coal mining companies.Beyond ...

LPGA to use rankings, earnings lists for Women's US Open

The Women's U.S. Open field will be set using a new set of exemptions necessitated by the coronavirus pandemic. The ...

Report: NBA 'bubble' cost over $150M

The cost of restarting the NBA season in a campus environment in an attempt to ensure safety is over $150 ...

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Trump projecting confidence, election still four months away

WASHINGTON, DC - Amid plummeting poll numbers and mounting pressure over his handling of the pandemic, Black Lives Matter protests ...

No stopping U.S. military-industrial complex

On June 13, President Donald Trump told the graduating class at West Point, "We are ending the era of endless ...

India's Navy repatriates 687 citizens who were stranded in Iran

THOOTHUKUDI, Tamil Nadi, India - The Indian Navy Ship Jalashwa, carrying 687 stranded citizens, including two women, arrived in Tuticorin ...

Black hole discovery leaves researchers looking for more black holes

CANBERRA, Australia - We now know just how massive the fastest-growing black hole in the universe actually is, as well ...

Pompeo has video conference with Taliban, receives assurances

The Taliban says it has held a video conference call with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo during which the ...

UN Human Rights Commission calls on Israel to reverse annexation plan

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights warned Israel on Monday not to proceed along the "dangerous path" of annexing ...

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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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