Tue, 21 Jan 2020

China powering into the nuclear age, 65-years strong

BEIJING, China - There are currently eleven nuclear power units under construction in China, the largest number of nuclear power ...

Apple ensures iPhone owners can switch off location tracking

SAN JOSE, California - Apple has added a new toggle that addresses privacy concerns around the location tracking feature on ...

UAE to house massive solar park costing $13.6 billion

DUBAI, UAE - The 800MW third phase of Dubai's solar park will be operational in April, the Dubai Electricity and ...

Half-a-billion dollars awarded in U.S. Defense contracts

WASHINGTON, DC - The Pentagon on Thursday awarded more than half-a-billion dollars in defense contracts.With around 0.53 cents in every ...

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 ...

Mboweni heads to the UK for investment charm offensive

Minister of Finance Tito Mboweni will lead a SA government delegation to an investment summit in the United Kingdom on ...

Goldman Sachs opens bank branch in South Africa

Goldman Sachs Group received approval from the South African Reserve Bank to conduct the business of a bank in the ...

Milkbasket turns profitable in Gurgaon

Gurugram (Haryana) [India], Jan 20 (ANI/NewsVoir): World's first micro-daily-delivery service and one of India's biggest grocery delivery startups, Milkbasket today ...

Bernard Arnault is now the world's richest person

PanARMENIAN.Net - The planet's new richest person is Bernard Arnault, the chief executive of luxury goods behemoth LVMH, who dethroned ...

Landry survives scare to win PGA La Quinta crown

Los Angeles - Andrew Landry squandered a six-shot back-nine lead on Sunday but finished with back-to-back birdies to win the ...

Equity indices fall in early trading, IndianOil slips by 3.7 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 20 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were in the negative zone during early hours on Monday as ...

Landry holds off Ancer to win The American Express

Andrew Landry recovered from a few late mistakes and held off a spirited charge by Mexico's Abraham Ancer to win ...

Migration, borders a challenge to African free trade - futurist

The African Continental Free Trade Area will test the capacity for African leadership to build consensus in translating policy to ...

Don't rule out another rate cut in 2020 - economists

The Reserve Bank this week unexpectedly cut the repo rate by 25 basis points to 6.25%, and some economists have ...

South Africans nervous about the future, study finds

South Africans are viewing the year ahead with some trepidation, a recent study has found.However, not everyone feels the same ...

What Nigeria needs to do to avoid World Bank's 'worst case scenario'

In its latest report on Nigeria, the World Bank issued a stark warning: that the country risks becoming home to ...

Landry, Scheffler share lead in PGA Tour desert showdown

Los Angeles - Americans Andrew Landry and Scottie Scheffler pulled away with birdie binges to share a four-stroke lead after ...

As SA retailers struggle, other African markets start to shine

As more South African retailers announce possible closure of unprofitable stores, their peers in the continent are breaking new grounds, ...

Landry joins Scheffler to lead American Express

Andrew Landry opened with a bang on Saturday, collecting six birdies in his first eight holes en route to a ...

`Shirdi Sai Baba temple will remain open on Jan 19`

Shirdi (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 18 (ANI): Deepak Madukar Muglikar, Chief Executive Officer of Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust, has said that ...

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Trump gives supporters recount of running commentary of assassination

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has recounted minute-by-minute details of the air raid that killed Iranian General Qasem ...

UAE to house massive solar park costing $13.6 billion

DUBAI, UAE - The 800MW third phase of Dubai's solar park will be operational in April, the Dubai Electricity and ...

Jailed U.S. citizen who demonstrated against Egyptian coup is dead

CAIRO, Egypt - The death this week of Mustafa Kassem, an Egyptian-American imprisoned in Egypt after an unfair trial, underscores ...

Abe: New Unit Will Defend Japan From Space Tech Threats

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Monday that Japan will form a space defense unit to protect itself from potential threats ...

African Players in Europe: Salah strikes as Liverpool stroll on

Paris - Mohamed Salah scored his first ever goal against Manchester United to keep Liverpool on the road to their ...

UK PM Boris Johnson seeks post-Brexit deals at Africa summit

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson meets 16 African leaders at an investment summit on Monday that will see Britain cast ...

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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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