Wed, 18 Sep 2019

GM strike is example of how US labour unions are killing manufacturing

Cao Dewang, the Chinese owner of the Ohio car glass factory featured in the documentary film American Factory, said the ...

The S&P 500 should be 13% lower because a recession is coming

Investors are keeping a wary eye on oil after weekend attacks on Saudi Arabia crude facilities triggered the largest one-day ...

Wall Street puts on gains as Saudi Aramco reassures markets

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were higher on Tuesday after Saudi Arabia advised its oil producing capacity should ...

ClickDimensions to serve European customer base from Cork

CORK, Ireland - The marketing technology and services provider for Microsoft Dynamics 365, ClickDimensions, this week opened their new European ...

Chinese shares sink, euro drops to 1.0990

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Japan and Australian rose on Tuesday, however in China they sank.The euro was under pressure, ...

DMS to boost Irish workforce to two hundred

CO TIPPERARY, Ireland - DMS Governance, a global governance, risk and compliance company is to substantially boost its presence in ...

US Farmers Hope for US-China Trade Deal as Pork, Soybean Tariffs Ease

ELKHART, IND. - Thomas Titus handles all the challenges of running his sprawling Elkhart, Illinois, farm, but lately, he isn't ...

Traders tread warily on Wall St as oil jumps

NEW YORK, New York - Soaring oil prices undermined stocks trading on Wall Street on Monday, but losses in the ...

Lockheed to concentrate hypersonic programs in northern Alabama

COURTLAND, Alabama - Lockheed Martin is to build a new plant for the assembly, integration and testing of hypersonics programs ...

Bankruptcy court to oversee restructure of Purdue Pharma

STAMFORD, Connecticut - Purdue Pharma has announced it has reached an agreement in principle on a framework for settling the ...

Nikkei 225 moves higher, Asian markets elsewhere flat

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Japan rose on Monday, while in China and Australia the equity markets were flat.Oil prices ...

Human rights concerns over plans for no-deal Brexit

LONDON, UK - The UK government has been forced by Parliament to make public its contingency plans in the event ...

August inflation higher than expected due to bread, pap price shocks

South Africa's consumer inflation rose by 4.3% in August, compared to 4% in July.This is slightly higher than expected: economists ...

Boeing sees R43trn China splurge on jets and services

China will need to spend $2.9trn (around R43trn) on new aircraft and ground services over the next two decades, according ...

Nigeria's Diesel-dependent Economy Braces for Clean-fuel Rules

LAGOS - Nigeria's frenetic commercial capital, Lagos, is plunged into darkness several times a day.Then its generators roar, and the ...

NBCUniversal Names Streaming Service 'Peacock,' to Launch in 2020

Comcast's NBCUniversal will name its upcoming streaming service "Peacock," offering a broad slate of original content, including "Dr. Death" starring ...

Pence Upbeat That Congress Will Pass USMCA Trade Deal This Year

WASHINGTON - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday said he believed Congress would act to pass a new U.S.-Mexico-Canada ...

Equity gauges flat in volatile trading, auto stocks lose further

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Sep 18 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were largely flat during early hours on Wednesday despite positive global ...

How Bill Gates added R236bn to his wealth this year

Bill Gates is still in wealth-creation mode."We're not, you know, in some defensive posture where we're mostly in cash, or ...

Trump's Cabinet Has Had More Ex-Lobbyists Than Obama or Bush

In less than three years, President Donald Trump has named more former lobbyists to Cabinet-level posts than his most recent ...

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George Pell appeals to High Court of Australia

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - The Australian High Court will decide whether it will hear an appeal in relation to the ...

This is what Edward Snowden says it will take for him to return to US

Edward Snowden says he'd like to return to the U.S. - on one condition. That's what the former National Security ...

Myanmar accused of doing nothing to end Rohingya persecution

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - Hundreds of thousands of ethnic Rohingya who remain in Myanmar may face a greater threat of genocide ...

Full-Scale War Looms in South Sudan One Year After Peace Accord Signed

GENEVA - A panel of U.N. experts warns the failure of South Sudan's warring factions to implement last year's peace ...

Iranian, Russian, Turkish Presidents Focus on Unity to End Syrian War

ISTANBUL - The presidents of Turkey, Iran and Russia met in Ankara Monday in the latest trilateral summit to resolve ...

U.S. says Iran to blame for disrupting global oil supply

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has blamed Iran for Saturday's attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure ...

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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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