Sat, 19 Sep 2020

Nvidia promises to keep Arm brand, keep it neutral

Arm, the Cambridge-based microchip designer is a British tech success story. The firm designs software and semiconductors that are used ...

Stocks in Asia rise as U.S. dollar continues fall

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia broadly rose on Friday in a positive end to the week.The Australian bourse ...

Thai government considering partners other than China for Kra Canal

BANGKOK, Thailand - In a major blow to China, Thailand has claimed that many countries including India, the U.S., as ...

News Trans-Pacific Partnership in UK sights

The news that Japan and the UK have reached a trade agreement in principle was heralded by

Nearly two thirds of U.S. restaurant closures will be permanent

SAN FRANCISCO, California, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- About 60 percent of U.S. business closures since March are permanent, indicating the ...

Interest rates in U.S. to remain low for next three years, says Fed

Interest rates are expected to stay at or near zero through 2023, the Federal Reserve said Wednesday.Announced as the U.S. ...

An uncertain future for migrant workers, in a post-pandemic world

Gary Ryhhart, Senior Specialist on Employers' Activities, ILO, by Gary RyhnartGary Rynhart: When COVID-19 spread around the world, many migrants ...

Trump Administration Announces Bans of TikTok, WeChat

The Trump administration issued a sweeping ban Friday that will begin barring downloads and use of the Chinese-owned mobile apps ...

US Sanctions Chinese Company Developing Resort in Cambodia

The U.S. Treasury Department has imposed economic sanctions on a Chinese company that operates in Cambodia, citing its land seizure ...

Graft Alleged as Kenya's Fight Against COVID-19 Struggles

NAIROBI - Organizations have contributed aid worth more than $2 billion to help Kenya's in its fight against COVID-19. But ...

China's Economy Sends Mixed Signals on Recovery and Demand

China's economy has sent mixed signals on its recovery in a little over a week as retail sales rose slightly ...

Investec warns of more than two-thirds fall in earnings

Investec expects its profits to slump by as much as 63% because of Covid-19 restrictions that reduced client activity and ...

EU Unveils Plan to Combat Racism, Increase Diversity

BRUSSELS - The European Commission presented a series of measures Friday aimed at tackling structural racism and discrimination, acknowledging a ...

Why Arm's sale to Nvidia has stunned the tech industry

Arm, the Cambridge-based microchip designer is a British tech success story. The firm designs software and semiconductors that are used ...

Niine forays Into hygiene and personal care

Gurugram (Haryana) [India], September 18 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Niine, widely known for sanitary napkins, innovative biodegradable disposal bags and bold advertising ...

Ind-Ra downgrades Indian banking outlook to negative for H2

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Sep 18 (ANI): India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) on Friday revised its outlook on the banking sector ...

Equity indices close lower on profit booking, Dr Reddy's up 10 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Sep 18 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices swung into the red territory during second half of trading session ...

Greece: update on Lesvos situation after Moria fires

Efforts are continuing in Greece to shelter asylum seekers made homeless in a series of fires that devastated Moria Reception ...

EU to take strong action on China

Brussels [Belgium], September 18 (ANI): As human rights violations in China continues to aggravate, the Members of the European Parliament ...

Innovation at the core of IPLTech's operating philosophy: Sid Das

Gurugram (Haryana) [India] September 18 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Sid Das, Chairman of the Board and Chief Product Officer at IPLTech Electric ...

US Open champion Naomi Osaka withdraws from French Open

Freshly crowned US Open champion Osaka said in posts on Instagram and Twitter.On Sunday, Osaka rallied from a set down ...

Equity indices trade higher, pharma stocks rally

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 18 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices traded higher during early hours on Friday amid mixed cues from ...

Can Japan's new PM Suga offer new prescription for economic recovery?

Yoshihide Suga, Japan's new prime minister, speaks during a press conference in Tokyo, Japan, Sept. 16, 2020. (Carl Court/Pool via ...

Facebook to combine Messenger, Instagram chats in new app

Washington DC [USA], September 17 (ANI): Facebook will be launching a new app called 'Facebook Business Suite' to let small ...

WHO Europe calls for regional coherence as COVID-19 infections soar

People wearing face masks walk on the Trocadero Place near the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France, Sept. 16, 2020. (Xinhua/Gao ...

Will the UK really join the CPTPP free-trade bloc in Asia-Pacific?

The news that Japan and the UK have reached a trade agreement in principle was heralded by

US jobless claims resume drop in sign of gradual improvement

The number of Americans applying for jobless benefits resumed its decline, signaling a gradual improvement in the battered labor market.Jobless ...

Reserve Bank keeps rates on hold as growth outlook worsens

The SA Reserve Bank's Monetary Policy Committee has elected to keep interest rates on hold at 3.5%. But its growth ...

Chinese debt casts shadow over Maldives' economy

Male [Maldives], September 17 (ANI): Chinese debt trap has cast a shadow over Maldivian economy with some estimates suggesting that ...

Preventing COVID-19 is simple with Anion Detox

New Delhi [India] September 17 (ANI/Digpu): Even after several months since the COVID-19 pandemic hit the world, normalcy hasn't been ...

Walmart announces two new grants to help India's smallholder farmers

New Delhi [India], September 17 (ANI): The Walmart Foundation on Thursday announced two new grants as part of a commitment ...

Equity indices nudge lower on weak global cues, banking stocks dip

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 17 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices traded lower during early hours on Thursday on the back of ...

Trump says no TikTok deal yet amid security concerns

President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he wasn't ready to approve a deal for an American company to partner with ...

Myanmar Gears Up for November Election

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Myanmar's ruling National League for Democracy party will almost certainly dominate the country's November 8 general ...

Asian Markets Plunge Thursday

Asian markets sustained losses across the board Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve failed to offer a new pandemic economic ...

No Signs of Cyberattacks Targeting US Election Systems

WASHINGTON - Top U.S. law enforcement, military and intelligence officials are expressing confidence in their ability to maintain the security ...

Andanar lauds Laguna's COVID-19 response efforts

ON-TRACK. Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar emphasized that the national governmrnt will continuously intensify efforts to win the war against ...

Fed: Interest Rates to Remain at Near Zero Through 2023

Interest rates are expected to stay at near zero through 2023, the Federal Reserve said Wednesday.Announced as the U.S. central ...

Rand gets a further boost on Fed's dovish stance

Having spent most of the day on the front foot, the rand continued to gain momentum on news that the ...

China's Ruling Party Moves to Exert Control Over Private Sector

The ruling Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has issued a directive calling on all private companies to accept its direction when ...

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Trump to nominate third justice following Ginsburg's death

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg who has been regarded as an iconic champion of women's ...

Threat of global famine looming yet again, says UN food body chief

The global hunger crisis caused by conflict and now compounded by COVID-19 is moving into a dangerous phase, the head ...

Exploring the most promising locations for extra-terrestrial life

The Earth's biosphere contains all the known ingredients necessary for life as we know it. Broadly speaking these are: liquid ...

National Football League celebrates centenary

The lack of grandeur is startling now, the two yellowed, typewritten pages chronicling a small after-hours business meeting bearing no ...

Number of children living in poverty rises to 1.2 billion

The Covid-19 pandemic has caused a major rise in child poverty across the world. In a new UNICEF and Save ...

Iranian government lashes out at Pompeo over human rights remarks

TEHRAN, Iran (Tasnim) - Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Saeed Khatibzadeh dismissed the U.S. State Department secretary's tweets on Iran's internal ...

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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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