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China to restrict U.S. diplomats

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - China Friday said it had taken 'reciprocal' measures against US diplomats in the country, who will have ...

Stocks in Asia rise across board, dollar steadies

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia made a welcome return to the black on Friday, to close out what has ...

Loan to improve air quality in BeijingTianjinHebei region of China

BEIJING, China - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $300 million results-based lending program with private sector involvement ...

Looming new tariffs keep lid on Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock markets made minor gains on Thursday as speculation over the outcome of trade ...

Tajikistan to partly privatize state-owned Talco

DUSHANBE, Tajikistan - Tajikistan is reportedly on the cusp of selling a stake in its main industrial concern to a ...

Australian stocks rebound, All Ords climbs 1.14%

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia firmed on Thursday, after Wall Street rebounded on positive trade comments by President Trump.In ...

Indian telecom giant to raise up to $3 billion

NEW DELHI, India - The board of directors at telecom major Bharti Airtel has approved fund raising of up to ...

U.S.. stocks in sharp rebound after Trump back-flip on trade

NEW YORK, New York - U.S, stocks rebounded on Wednesday as President Trump back-flipped again on comments about progress on ...

ADB and ACAMS join together for anti money-laundering initiative

MANILA, Philippines - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS) are partnering in ...

OPEC, Russia Agree To Extend Cuts In Oil Output To Help Boost Prices

The OPEC cartel and its partners, including Russia, say they have agreed to cut oil production further as part of ...

Graeme Smith must be put in charge of CSA: Michael Vaughan

New Delhi [India], Dec 7 (ANI): Amidst ongoing turmoil in Cricket South Africa (CSA), former England skipper Michael Vaughan on ...

Bloomberg: His News Reporters Need to Accept Restrictions

NEW YORK - Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg says employees at his news organization need to accept restrictions with their ...

US jobs report lifts global markets

The JSE finally matched trends with global markets on Friday as it closed firmer following a robust session.The local bourse ...

More US States Welcome Refugees Under New Trump Rule

Kansas is the latest U.S. state to commit to resettling refugees under a new Trump administration rule that requires cities ...

Trump Banks on Economy for 2020 Victory

WHITE HOUSE - "It's the economy, stupid" has been a catchphrase of U.S. presidential politics since the 1992 campaign, when ...

US Gains Robust 266,000 Jobs; Unemployment Falls to 3.5%

WASHINGTON - Hiring in the United States jumped last month to its highest level since January as U.S. employers shrugged ...

CSA suspends CEO Thabang Moroe for alleged misconduct

Johannesburg [South Africa], Dec 6 (ANI): The Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Friday suspended Chief Executive Officer Thabang Moroe on ...

MSME stakeholders craft program for inclusive growth in CamNorte

DAET, Camarines Norte, Nov.29 (PIA) - Various stakeholders of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) has crafted programs, projects ...

SNAP-Magat cites host communities

LAMUT, Ifugao, Dec. 6 (PIA) - - Host communities of SN Aboitiz Power - Magat (SNAP-Magat) in the province were ...

This small German town took back the power - and went fully renewable

The case for ambitious and transformative environmental policy is being made with increasing fervour and a series of "Green New ...

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Second shooting at U.S. Navy base this week leaves four dead

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. investigators are trying to determine what caused a Saudi air force pilot in the United States ...

China to restrict U.S. diplomats

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - China Friday said it had taken 'reciprocal' measures against US diplomats in the country, who will have ...

4 men accused of murder and rape of woman in india killed by police

HYDERABAD, India - Four men accused of the rape and murder of a 27-year old woman veterinarian in Hyderabad, India ...

The difference between anti-Semitism and criticism

Canada recently voted at the United Nations for the establishment of a Palestinian state. At the same time, Canada reiterated ...

Pacific on alert as measles death toll in Samoa rises to 62

APIA, SAMOA, Pacific Ocean - UN teams are on the ground in Samoa as the country combats a deadly measles ...

Criminals targeting everyday citizens bank accounts

PORTLAND, Oregon - Like many Americans, Aaron Cole and his wife had been able to save up a nest egg ...

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