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FAA clears way for Denver Metroplex, no-significant-impact finding

DENVER, Colorado - The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued a Finding of No Significant Impact/Record of Decision for ...

Study says Dublin Airport supporting or facilitating 130,000 jobs

DUBLIN, Ireland - The importance of the tourism industry to Ireland has been highlighted in a report which has examined ...

Chinese stocks sink as investors panic over spreading virus

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares in China dropped sharply on Friday as two populous cities in the country went into lockdown ...

Queen Elizabeth grants Royal Assent to Brexit Bill

LONDON, UK - Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit bill finally became law after receiving royal assent from Queen Elizabeth ...

Huanggang locks down over coronovirus threat

BEIJING, China - The authorities in Huanggang city in China have imposed a quarantine lockdown in a bid to stop ...

Trump, Xi Each Find Victory in Trade Deal

After 18 months of a tit-for-tat tariff-driven trade war, China and the United States have emerged with a truce in ...

DPIIT takes out 'Startup India' tableau on Republic Day

New Delhi [India], Jan 26 (ANI): The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) took out a tableau ...

US to evacuate its citizens from China virus epicentre

The United States (US) is arranging a flight to evacuate personnel and American citizens trapped at the epicentre of a ...

India, Brazil set target of USD 15 billion in bilateral trade by 2022

New Delhi [India], Jan 26 (ANI): India and Brazil on Saturday set a target of USD 15 billion in bilateral ...

K Chandrashekhar Rao appeals PM Modi to rethink about CAA

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Jan 25 (ANI): Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on Saturday appealed Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ...

Coronavirus Outbreak Raises Health, Economic Concerns in Asia

Southeast Asia's proximity to China and dependence on that nation for a major share of its economy is raising concerns ...

UK's Johnson hails 'new chapter' as he signs EU divorce deal

Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday hailed "a new chapter" in Britain's history as he signed its divorce deal with ...

PIC increases stake in Nampak to 20.5%

The Public Investment Corporation, which invests on behalf of government employees, has increased its stake in Nampak [JSE:NPK] to 20.54%, ...

Small breather for stocks

Local stocks edged higher on Friday in tandem with other global markets which rebounded as concerns over a deadly virus ...

Expect another VAT hike in next month's Budget, warns Absa

As the country struggles with SOEs on the brink of collapse, below-target revenue collection and reluctance to cut the public ...

Numsa: Telkom retrenchment plans 'an attack on workers'

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa has labelled the retrenchment process initiated by Telkom last week - which ...

In the spotlight: Isabel dos Santos, Angola's 'princess'

After years of life among fellow jet-setters and the super-rich, Angolan billionaire Isabel dos Santos today finds herself mired in ...

Sasol share price rockets after update

Sasol says it is investigating the explosion which occurred last week at its Lake Charles Chemicals Project and caused to ...

Residents Cope, Flee as Coronavirus Locks Down China's Wuhan

China's efforts to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus with a transportation lockdown are sparking confusion among residents who ...

Stocks slide as global markets fret over virus

Local stocks plummeted on Thursday on the back of broad-based losses amongst global markets due to concerns over the spread ...

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Pentagon confirms 34 U.S. service members injured in missile attack

WASHINGTON, DC - Thirty-four U.S. service members have been diagnosed with concussion and traumatic brain injuries as a result of ...

Coronavirus spreading rapidly, 13 Chinese cities now in lockdown

BEIJING, China - The death toll and infected rate from the Wuhan coronavirus in China has increased dramatically, while the ...

U.S. Senate moves to second phase of Trump trial

WASHINGTON, DC - Democratic prosecutors on Friday wrapped up three days of arguments for seeking Donald Trump's removal from office, ...

Turkish earthquake caused scores of casualties, interior minister says

ANKARA, Turkey - The death toll from Friday's powerful earthquake which struck in eastern Turkey keeps rising, the country's interior ...

New cases of hog virus reported on Philippine island of Luzon

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Jan. 24 (PIA) - As China is grappling to contain an outbreak of coronavirus, in the Philippipines, the ...

Queen Elizabeth grants Royal Assent to Brexit Bill

LONDON, UK - Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit bill finally became law after receiving royal assent from Queen Elizabeth ...

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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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