Fri, 26 Apr 2019

Carlos Ghosn to be freed from prison on bail

TOKYO, Japan - Despitre facing new charges former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn is to be released from jail. The Tokyo ...

U.S. dollar dominates on U.S. markets

NEW YORK, New York - Equities took a back seat on U.S. markets on Wednesday as the dollar moved to ...

World's largest job site to recuit 600 new employees for Dublin HQ

DUBLIN, Ireland - The world's largest job site, which has its international healdquarters in Dublin, is to increase its workforce ...

Australian stock market climbs as Aussie dollar falls

SYDNEY, Australia - The Australian stock marked extended recent gains on Wednesday, despite a major fall in the Australian dollar ...

S&P 500 and Nasdaq close Tuesday at all-time highs

NEW YORK, New York - It was an extraordinary day on Tuesday for U.S. markets with the dollar creaming other ...

New York City company selects Galway as new international HQ

GALWAY, Ireland - A major technology company based in New York City is to establish its first international hub at ...

Australian All Ordinaries closes higher, rest of Asia flat

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly flat on Tuesday, however the Australian marked surged in its first day ...

Asian Development Bank to support renewable power projects in Pacific

MANILA, Philippines - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved an umbrella facility of up to $100 million which will ...

Little movement on U.S. markets as investors take extended break

NEW YORK, New York - A boost in the price of energy stocks failed to ignite a flat market on ...

Battle for 5G networks pushes Nokia to loss, shares slump

Wireless equipment maker Nokia Oyj reported an unexpected quarterly loss as it took an early hit in the battle to ...

JSE weaker as global markets retreat

The JSE closed weaker on Thursday on the back of broad-based weakness across most global equity indices. Initial weakness was ...

Zuckerberg adds $4.5bn to fortune as Facebook shares surge

After declining about $20bn in 2018, Mark Zuckerberg's fortune is bouncing back. Facebook shares jumped Thursday in New York trading ...

Microsoft surpasses $1 trn valuation as results dazzle

Microsoft shares jumped to record levels on Thursday, with the company's stronger-than-expected March quarter results lifting its market capitalisation "to ...

Useless to have password expiration policies, says Microsoft

California [USA], April 25 (ANI): The annoying reminders by the IT team to change your system password are pointless, after ...

Facebook shares surge on sales growth, optimism for settlement

Facebook's shares surged in late trading after the largest social-media company posted robust quarterly sales growth and signalled it may ...

Ferial Haffajee: Election 2019 - Keep an eye on your pensions

Soothed by President Cyril Ramaphosa and the sensible economics team around him, the markets and the wider public have discounted ...

Cobras past and present pay tribute to Con de Lange

Cape Town Current and former players of the Cape Cobras have paid tribute to former all-rounder Con de Lange who ...

Housing schemes to fuel employment and economic growth

New Delhi [India] April 25 (ANI/NewsVoir): Citing a study, National Real Estate Development Council's National President Dr Niranjan Hiranandani said ...

Tesla says China output may hit 2 000 a week this year

Elon Musk said Tesla 's production in China, the world's largest electric-car market, could reach a rate of 2 000 ...

Bharti Infratel reports Q4 net profit flat at Rs 608 crore

New Delhi [India], Apr 25 (ANI): Bharti Infratel has reported a consolidated net profit of Rs 608 crore during the ...

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Joe Biden to run in 2020

In a much anticipated announcement, former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, who served two terms under Barack Obama, has announced ...

Saudi Arabia excecutions rile UN human rights chief

GENEVA, Switzerland - A wave of executions in cities across Saudi Arabia on Tuesday has brought a sharp rebuke from  ...

U.S. woman who sold state secrets to Chinese spies enters guilty plea

WASHINGTON DC - A former U.S. State Department official with TOP SECRET security clearance has admitted providing documents to China ...

Palestinian boy who tried to flee Israeli captors is shot in both legs

WEST BANK, Palestinian territories - A bound and blindfolded 15-year old Palestinian schoolboy has been shot in both legs because, ...

140 people have contacted police over death of Lyra McKee

DERRY/LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Police investigating the murder of Belfast journalist Lyra McKee have been overwhelmed with support so far ...

39-year old man appears in Sydney court charged with false bomb report

SYDNEY, Australia - A 39-year old man appeared before a Sydney court on Wednesday charged with a hoax bomb threat ...

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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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