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China to restrict U.S. diplomats

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - China Friday said it had taken 'reciprocal' measures against US diplomats in the country, who will have ...

Stocks in Asia rise across board, dollar steadies

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia made a welcome return to the black on Friday, to close out what has ...

Loan to improve air quality in BeijingTianjinHebei region of China

BEIJING, China - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $300 million results-based lending program with private sector involvement ...

Looming new tariffs keep lid on Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock markets made minor gains on Thursday as speculation over the outcome of trade ...

Tajikistan to partly privatize state-owned Talco

DUSHANBE, Tajikistan - Tajikistan is reportedly on the cusp of selling a stake in its main industrial concern to a ...

A useful guide for CEOs on how to make ethical decisions in business

Chief executive officers (CEOs), like ordinary citizens, are driven by their values and convictions. These may not necessarily be just ...

Kenya's tax on digital trade and services: what's known and not known

Kenya will start levying new tax on digital markets under a new law signed by the president early in November. ...

Microsoft discovers 44 million accounts using breached passwords

Washington [USA], Dec 8 (ANI): In a major security issue, 44 million Microsoft accounts were discovered using breached user names ...

91% of SMEs in SA impacted by late payments - survey

A survey among more than 500 small and medium sized businesses in South Africa found that 91% are impacted by ...

CSA appoints Jacques Faul as acting CEO

London [UK], Dec 7 (ANI): Cricket South Africa (CSA) has appointed Dr Jacques Faul as acting Chief Executive Officer (CEO) ...

OPINION: The good news about SA's economy

The economic outlook for 2020 is gloomy for us in South Africa. Our GDP is shrinking, our economy is stagnant ...

Agribusiness confidence slumps for 6 consecutive quarters

Agribusiness confidence has dipped for the sixth consecutive quarter - the longest period it has trended below the neutral 50-point ...

World's top-earning musicians Of 2019 revealed

PanARMENIAN.Net - Ever since Taylor Swift and Kanye West's infamous run-in at the MTV Video Music Awards a decade ago, ...

OPEC, Russia Agree To Extend Cuts In Oil Output To Help Boost Prices

The OPEC cartel and its partners, including Russia, say they have agreed to cut oil production further as part of ...

Graeme Smith must be put in charge of CSA: Michael Vaughan

New Delhi [India], Dec 7 (ANI): Amidst ongoing turmoil in Cricket South Africa (CSA), former England skipper Michael Vaughan on ...

Bloomberg: His News Reporters Need to Accept Restrictions

NEW YORK - Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg says employees at his news organization need to accept restrictions with their ...

US jobs report lifts global markets

The JSE finally matched trends with global markets on Friday as it closed firmer following a robust session.The local bourse ...

More US States Welcome Refugees Under New Trump Rule

Kansas is the latest U.S. state to commit to resettling refugees under a new Trump administration rule that requires cities ...

Trump Banks on Economy for 2020 Victory

WHITE HOUSE - "It's the economy, stupid" has been a catchphrase of U.S. presidential politics since the 1992 campaign, when ...

US Gains Robust 266,000 Jobs; Unemployment Falls to 3.5%

WASHINGTON - Hiring in the United States jumped last month to its highest level since January as U.S. employers shrugged ...

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Sudan's First Female Football Stars Push for Women's Rights

KHARTOUM - Within months of Sudan's first women's football league kicking off, the championship's emerging stars are being hailed as ...

Middendorp lambastes Chiefs defence

Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs head coach Ernst Middendorp lambasted his defence after the 5-3 victory over Bloemfontein Celtic at ...

Ljungberg: Senior players need to step up at Arsenal2019-12-08

Cape Town - Caretaker Arsenal boss Freddie Ljungberg refuses to give up hope of a top-four finish as he called ...

What a 4-year doping ban would mean for Russia

Lausanne - The World Anti-Doping Agency, whose executive committee meets in Lausanne on Monday, is set to punish Russia's complicity ...

Solskjaer demands life ban for 'monkey chant' spectator

Manchester - Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer demanded a life ban from all football grounds for the spectator who ...

Premier League: United wins 'Manchester Derby'

Manchester [UK], Dec 8 (ANI): Manchester United defeated Manchester City 2-1 on Saturday (local time) in the ongoing Premier League ...

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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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