Tue, 10 Dec 2019

Former US Fed Reserve chairman Paul Volcker dies at 92

Washington D.C. [USA], Dec 9 (ANI): Paul Volcker, who served as the former chairman of the US Federal Reserve under ...

Alexander Forbes: We have turned a corner

SA's largest pension funds administrator, Alexander Forbes, says it has arrested the exodus of executives and profit declines in its ...

SAA may only be offered 5% of money owed by Zim

South African Airways, the national airline that's entered business rescue, may only be offered 5% of the $60m (R874m) that ...

Corruption trial of Angolan ex-president's son begins

The son of former Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos appeared in court on Monday, at the start of his ...

Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker Dies at Age 92

Paul Volcker, the former Federal Reserve chairman who in the early 1980s raised interest rates to historic highs and triggered ...

Microsoft to end support for Windows 10 Mobile Office apps in 2021

Washington [USA], Dec 9 (ANI): Microsoft will end its technical support for Windows 10 Mobile tomorrow, and now the company ...

10 unwritten rules of being Russian

Want to pass off as an undercover Russian? Or better understand why we are born the way we are? Here's ...

Armenia drafts big, revolutionary budget

Armenia's government has proposed a budget with significantly higher revenues and expenses than in previous years.The 2020 draft budget projects ...

UPDATE: Five dead, many injured after New Zealand volcano eruption

Five people were killed, 18 were injured and several more were left stranded after an island volcano popular with tourists ...

Private investments key driver for growth: CEC Subramanian

New Delhi [India], Dec 9 (ANI): The government has a well-thought-out agenda for reforms to beat current slowdown in the ...

Equity parameters close with marginal gains, IT stocks under pressure

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 9 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices ended on Monday with marginal gains after a volatile session on ...

Inequality threatening human development, warns new global UN report

New York [USA], Dec 9 (ANI): Despite global progress in tackling poverty, hunger and disease, a new generation of inequalities ...

DTI launches marketing app for MSMEs

ROXAS CITY, Capiz, Dec. 9 (PIA) -- An online marketing application "Pasalubong Exchange" was launched by the Department of Trade ...

China-US trade drops by 15.2 pc in 11 months of this year

Beijing [China], Dec 8 (Sputnik/ANI): The bilateral trade between China and the United States decreased by 15.2 per cent in ...

Our focus is back on team, says Faf du Plessis

London [UK], Dec 8 (ANI): South Africa Test skipper Faf du Plessis has said that his focus is back on ...

The digital economy's environmental footprint is threatening the planet

Modern society has given significant attention to the promises of the digital economy over the past decade. But it has ...

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 ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Northern Ireland News.

More Information
7
Partly Cloudy in Belfast/City

International

Section
Mounting alarm over treatment of protesters in Iran

GENEVA, Switzerland - In the wake of recent protests in Iran, the top United Nations human rights official expressed alarm ...

Scores perish in factory blaze in Indian capital

DELHI, India - Dozens of people have died in a fire in a large factory in Delhi.Fire engines streamed through ...

UK and U.S. officials charge two Russian nationals after hacking spree

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Department of Justice last week joined with the U.S. Department of State and the United ...

A Critique of Ferguson and Maxwell

I have already written a short critique of the majority ruling, and here I wish to expand some of its ...

Second shooting at U.S. Navy base this week leaves four dead

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. investigators are trying to determine what caused a Saudi air force pilot in the United States ...

The $120,000 banana: how to have your art and eat it

For his latest work at the international Art Basel fair, Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan bought a banana, duct-taped it to ...

Movie Review

Featured story

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 ...

Read More