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U.S. government may take equity in airlines

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. airlines set to receive $25 billion in an initial tranche from the Federal Government may not ...

Real Estate market in Dubai under severe pressure

DUBAI, UAE - The Dubai property crash Mark II which began in 2014 is gaining momentum due to the coronavirus ...

Australian stocks defy Asian regional trend, finish higher

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares in Asia generally were sharply weaker on Monday, as investors and traders brace themselves for another ...

Wuhan stays grounded, but rest of Hubei province starts flying again

WUHAN, China - China's Hubei province has resumed domestic flights except for Wuhan, the epicentre of the virus after a ...

Search engine giant commits $800 million to help ward off coronavirus

PanARMENIAN.Net - Google has announced a new $800 million commitment to support small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), health organizations and ...

Transport trucks finding it difficult to navigate closed borders

KANPUR, Uttar Pradesh, India - Several truck drivers, many with goods loaded on their vehicles, have been stuck in Uttar ...

Millions of US Workers Losing Jobs as Coronavirus Spreads

WASHINGTON - Millions of U.S. workers are losing their jobs in a surge of layoffs as businesses large and small ...

Taliban Team Arrives In Kabul To Monitor Release Of Prisoners

Three members of Afghanistan's Taliban have arrived in Kabul to "monitor" the government's release of imprisoned Taliban militants as part ...

Harmony warns of limited gold production during lockdown

Harmony Gold [JSE: HAR] has said production of gold in South Africa will be limited to between 650 kg and ...

MTN to move ahead on Nigeria stock sale amid market turmoil

MTN [JSE:MTN] will push on with a plan to reduce its majority stake in the wireless carrier's Nigerian business, though ...

Telkom to take on SARS in ConCourt over tax judgment

Telkom is taking its fight with the South African Revenue Service to the Constitutional Court, following an adverse judgment handed ...

COVID-19 could shrink the earnings of 2020 graduates for years to come

Before the coronavirus pandemic forced businesses and schools to close, high school and college graduates from the Class of 2020 ...

COVID-19 will slow the global shift to renewable energy, but can't stop it

The renewable energy industry, which until recently was projected to enjoy rapid growth, has run into stiff headwinds as a ...

EU Warns Against Using Pandemic To Undermine Democracy

In a thinly veiled warning to right-wing Hungarian Prime Minister VIktor Orban, the European Union's executive said on March 31 ...

EU Pledges Financial Support For Eastern Partnership Members

The European Commission says it has reallocated more than 140 million euros ($154 million) to help Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, ...

Grow your savings by investing a portion of your salary in an FD

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], Mar 31 (ANI/ BusinessWire India): Budgeting and saving a portion of your salary every month helps you ...

Here's how much a downgrade to junk will cost South Africa

What's the cost of becoming junk? South Africa will soon find out.The country lost its last investment-grade rating late on ...

Team Up, Fight Cor'ON'a campaign launched for gamers by AORUS

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] March 31 (ANI/PRNewswire): AORUS, a premium gaming brand by Gigabyte, has announced the 'Team Up. Fight Corona' ...

FAR for investment by non-residents in government securities

New Delhi [India], Mar 30 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday issued a circular to implement the ...

RBI extends Fixed Rate Reverse Repo, MSF window

New Delhi [India], Mar 30 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday extended the Fixed Rate Reverse Repo ...

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Worldwide cases of Covid-19 approaching 800,000

WASHINGTON, DC - As the cases of coronavirus worldwide approaches 800,000, deaths in the United States have now passed 3,000.Another ...

Thousands of stranded cruise ship passengers told to 'piss off'

SYDNEY, Australia - Australia has taken a hard line, turning away six cruise ships with thousands of people on board.The ...

Chinese, Russian and European countries get OK from U.S. on Iran

PanARMENIAN.Net - The U.S. government has extended for another 60 days sanction waivers that allow Russian, Chinese, and European countries ...

New York City gets injection of 250,000 face masks, courtesy of UN

NEW YORK CITY, New York - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and UN Secretary-General Antnio Guterreswas were on ...

Duke and Duchess of Sussex quit Canada for California

LOS ANGELES, California - Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, and their son Archie, have moved from Canada to California - ...

The Crucial Experiment in the Case of Cardinal George Pell

Cardinal George Pell's accuser claimed to be familiar with the layout of a renovated sacristy and this fact means we ...

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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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