Sun, 17 Feb 2019

Report says credit card companies plan to lift commissions

NEW YORK, New York - Visa and Mastercard are planning to lift commissions on credit card transactions processed by U.S. ...

Nearly 10% of Myanmar people now lliving and working overseas

NAYPYIDAW,  Myanmar - Almost 10% of the population of Myanmar is now resident overseas. Migrant workers from the country have ...

S&P Global Ratings establishes Irish hub for Europe

DUBLIN, Ireland - One of the major international credit rating agencies S&P Global Ratings this week inaugurated their new European ...

U.S. stocks gain Friday, Dow Jones jumps 443 points

NEW YORK, New York - With a total 7.07 billion shares traded on Friday, U.S. stock  exchanges were light on ...

Amazon cancels proposal to build New York City headquarters

NEW YORK, New York - The Big Apple has lost out on its bid to host a new headquarters for ...

Airbus reports record profit despite lack of take-up of A380s

LONDON, UK - Airbus on Thursday made a shock announcement that it would cease deliveries of A380s as of 2021. ...

Tokyo's Nikkei 225 ends Friday down 239 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian stock markets generally tanked on Friday, alrthough the ASX in Australia managed to eke out a ...

Federal Trade Commission and Facebook in settlement talks

WASHINGTON DC - Facebook and the U.S. government are in talks about settling a range of charges in relation to ...

Shock economic data rattles Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street finished finished with a whimper on Thursday, recouping some ground after heavier, earlier ...

Global banking heads gather in Dublin for European Financial Forum

DUBLIN, Ireland - The European Financial Forum was staged at Dublin Castle on Wednesday, marking the fourth year of the ...

VOA Latin America Interviews Colombia's Duque

Colombian President Ivan Duque, interviewed Saturday by VOA's Latin America Division, discussed the battle against the National Liberation Army in ...

Small businesses hard hit by load shedding

Eskom says the probability of load shedding is low for the next few days, but as GroundUp reports it has ...

Facebook may remove anti-vaccine recommendations

PanARMENIAN.Net - Facebook Inc. , under pressure to reduce harmful, misleading and fake content , said it is exploring removing ...

Armenia adopts plan for economic revolution

The Armenian parliament has adopted a five-year plan that the government proposed to fix Armenias economy, the countrys most pressing ...

Microsoft to Release New Version of Windows 10 In 2020

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Microsoft started testing an update to Windows 10 that it plans to release in 2020. Its unusual ...

ARMOUR Residential REIT (ARR) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript - The Motley Fool

ARMOUR Residential REIT (ARR) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript Motley Fool ARR earnings call for the period ending December ...

Risk of U.S. corporate recession rises as earnings outlook dims

The outlook for Wall Street earnings has deteriorated significantly in recent months, data shows, raising the risk that companies in ...

Amazon pulls out of New York City deal Video

"The View" co-hosts discuss if Amazon's decision to move its headquarters is a good decision. ...

Pretium Resources (PVG) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript - The Motley Fool

PVG earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2018. ...

Weaker earnings outlook pushes ASX lower

Australian shares closed the week lower after a major week of earnings saw a number of weaker outlook statements weigh ...

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Connacht now third on ladder after win over Toyota Cheetahs

GALWAY, Ireland - Ireland scrum half Kieran Marmion made a timely return from an ankle surgery as Connacht saw off the Toyota ...

Kusal Perera makes big gains after heroic effort against South Africa

Dubai [UAE], Feb 17 (ANI): Sri Lanka batsman Kusal Perera has advanced an astonishing 58 places in the International Cricket ...

Looting frenzy as truck overturns near Olifantsfontein

Police are investigating a case of malicious damage to property after hundreds of people looted an overturned truck on the ...

BOOK EXTRACT: The Rise and Demise of the Afrikaners

History is in many ways an account and interpretation of power - how it is won and lost. Yet a ...

10 ways the City of Cape Town wants to drought-proof the metro

The City of Cape Town has made some key shifts in the way it thinks about water and has come ...

POP! Did you hear Proteas? bubble burst?

Cape Town - A bit less Rambo, a little more Stephen Hawking. That's the sort of thought - or concern, ...

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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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