Sat, 18 Jan 2020

New York to spend $6.8 billion over 5 years to combat climate change

ALBANY, New York - New York state is to spend an additional $2 billion on energy efficiency and building electrification ...

China economy slows to 3-decade low, stocks finish flat

SYDNEY, Australia - Stock markets in Asia finished in the black on Friday, despite the release of economic data in ...

Lower expenses and low debt highlights of New Zealand financial report

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The New Zealand government's books are in good shape with the accounts in surplus and expenses ...

ADB issues 3 and 10 year USD bonds worth $4.25 billion

MANILA, Philippines - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) returned to the U.S. dollar bond market on Wednesday with the pricing ...

Japanese and Australian shares advance, China holds its fire

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Thursday, despite the historic signing of a new trade deal, or ...

Website manager offered investors returns of 15% to 25%

WASHINGTON, DC - The Securities and Exchange Commission has frozen the assets of an Illinois man and his company after ...

Spamhaus.org causing havoc for business travelers

NEW YORK, New York - Business travelers around the world are facing major disruptions to their ability to work online ...

Mideast ructions cause Manchester United to change schedule

LONDON, UK - Manchester United have called off a winter training camp in the Middle East due to fears over ...

Fowler, Scheffler share American Express lead

Rickie Fowler and Scottie Scheffler each carded an 8-under-par 64 on Friday at PGA West's Jack Nicklaus Tournament Course, and ...

US-China trade deal will help reduce some uncertainty: IMF Director

Washington D.C. [US], Jan 18 (ANI/Sputnik): The newly-signed US-China trade agreement will help relieve some uncertainty that has hindered worldwide ...

'Lennon Walls' herald a sticky-note revolution in Hong Kong

Months of anti-government protests in Hong Kong have physically reshaped the city. As a scholar of urban landscapes, I have ...

China's Investment in Belt and Road Initiative Cools

As much of the world looks to China as a major source of investment, the country's economic slowdown has driven ...

JSE surges along with global markets

The JSE surged on Friday in line with other global markets which were buoyed by easing trade tensions and good ...

UPDATE: 'Resigning from where?' Mboweni clarifies he plans to stay

Finance Minster Tito Mboweni clarified his latest tweets - which sparked speculation that he might leave National Treasury - to ...

PFC raises $750 million through dollar-denominated bonds

New Delhi [India], Jan 17 (ANI): Power Finance Corporation Ltd (PFC), a leading non-banking finance company (NBFC) in power sector, ...

Google's parent Alphabet joins USD 1 trillion club

California [USA], Jan 17 (ANI): Google's parent company Alphabet became the fourth US company to hit USD 1 trillion market ...

Budget 2020: Industry Expectations from the Government

New Delhi [India], Jan 17 (ANI/NewsVoir): Realising the dream of India becoming a Five Trillion Dollar Economy by 2025 truly ...

What interest rate cut means for residential property market

Industry leaders in the residential property sector have praised the SA Reserve Bank's Monetary Policy Committee for cutting the repo ...

Lawyers dump Prasa after failure to pay R19m

Werksmans Attorneys, a law firm that has been representing the Passenger Rail Association of South Africa in many court battles ...

China birth rate hits lowest level since 1949

China's birth rate dropped last year to its lowest level since the Communist country was founded in 1949, adding to ...

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700 homes for sale in posh Constantia? Nope, say agents

Could there really be about 700 properties up for sale in the affluent, rustic Cape Town southern suburb of Constantia?Having ...

On this day, AB de Villiers registered fastest century in ODIs

New Delhi [India], Jan 18 (ANI): It was on January 18, 2015, that South Africa batsman AB de Villiers registered ...

Boucher does not want aggression to be taken out of cricket

London [UK], Jan 18 (ANI): After Kagiso Rabada was banned by the International Cricket Council (ICC) from the next test ...

Members of Bangladesh coaching staff opt out of Pakistan tour

London [UK], Jan 18 (ANI): Five members of Bangladesh's coaching staff will not be accompanying the side for the first ...

Austin grabs 36-hole lead at Mitsubishi Electric Championship

American Woody Austin shot a 4-under par 68 Friday to grab the 36-hole lead at the Champions Tour's Mitsubishi Electric ...

Perth Scorchers sign Morne Morkel for ongoing BBL season

Perth [Australia], Jan 18 (ANI): Perth Scorchers on Saturday confirmed the signing of former South Africa pacer Morne Morkel for ...

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