Wed, 12 Dec 2018

Another bug in Google+ affects 52.5 million users

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Two months after announcing its decision to shut down Google+, the Alphabet-owned search engine giant has revealed ...

Online news sites blocked by Bangladesh over security issues

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Bangladesh blocked dozens of online news sites on Monday, ahead of the country's parliamentary election scheduled for ...

IMF warns of troubles facing the global economy

LONDON, U.K. - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned of 'storm clouds' building over the world economy, urging governments ...

Australia recommends tougher scrutiny of tech giants

SYDNEY, Australia - In a bid to better scrutinize the role of tech giants that have gained strong market dominance ...

Millions of commuters impacted after German rail strike

BERLIN, Germany - Amid growing anger over an ongoing pay dispute, several German railway workers staged a four-hour long strike ...

RBI Governor quits citing personal reasons amid ongoing rift

NEW DELHI, India - At a time when the country's central bank is engaged in a prolonged rift with the ...

Nissan and ousted chairman Ghosn formally charged in Tokyo

TOKYO, Japan - In a move that allowed Japanese prosecutors to keep Carlos Ghosn in detention until December 30, the ...

China court imposes injunctions of some iPhone sales

BEIJING, China - A court in China has issued a nationwide ban on the sales and marketing of a range ...

Late gains boost Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks bounced back from fierce selling earlier in the day, to finish in the ...

Sellers out in force on Asian stock markets

SYDNEY, Australia - Sellers continued to pound stocks in Asia on Monday. In Tokyo, Japanese stocks dived after third-quarter GDP ...

Mired in scandals, Facebook plans to buyback more stock

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - As it attempts to emerge from the recent stock slump, the world's largest social media company, Facebook ...

Apple buys Platoon to further boost its music business

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a bid to further boost its music business, Apple has confirmed its purchase of a small ...

As Finances Improve, Greece Scraps Pension Cuts

ATHENS - Greece's parliament on Tuesday voted to scrap plans to cut state pensions, in a motion led by the ...

US Intelligence Official: China's Hacking Against US on the Rise

NEW YORK - A senior U.S. intelligence official said on Tuesday that Chinese cyber activity in the United States had ...

Global Stocks Buoyed by US-China Trade Talks

LONDON - Stock markets around the world spiked higher Tuesday after Wall Street rebounded amid hopes the U.S. and China ...

Ecogreen Energy appoints Vishal Gupta as new chief executive officer

New Delhi [India], Dec 11 (NewsVoir): Ecogreen Energy, a subsidiary of Singapore listed CJE group, the global leaders in waste ...

Disney Again Makes History with Earning Above $7B for 2018

LOS ANGELES - Walt Disney Studios is again ending the year on a high note, posting more than $7 billion ...

Economist Surjit Bhalla resigns from PM's Economic Advisory Council

New Delhi [India], Dec 11 (ANI): Economist Dr Surjit S Bhalla on Tuesday announced that he has resigned as a ...

Huawei Executive Returns to Canadian Court for Bail Hearing

The chief financial officer for Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies has returned to a Canadian court for a second day ...

Stocks Slip on China-US Tensions; Oil Resumes Slide

NEW YORK - Stocks around the world are falling Monday morning, and U.S. indexes gave up modest early gains and ...

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Trump Says He Would Intervene in Meng Case to Reach Trade Deal

President Donald Trump says he would intervene in the case against Chinese telecom executive Meng Wanzhou if it means reaching ...

Canadian diplomat detained in China

Brussels [Belgium], Dec 12 (ANI): A Canadian national employed in the International Crisis Group has been reportedly detained in China, ...

Canadian court grants bail to Huawei CFO

Vancouver [Canada], Dec 12 (ANI): A Canadian court on Tuesday granted bail to Meng Wanzhou, the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) ...

Canadian Court Grants Bail to CFO of China's Huawei

VANCOUVER/BEIJING - A Canadian court on Tuesday granted bail to a top executive of Huawei Technologies while she awaits a ...

China Detains Former Canadian Envoy

A former Canadian diplomat has been detained in China amid rising tensions between the two countries over Canada's arrest, at ...

US Agency: Arctic Posts 2nd Warmest Year on Record in 2018

The Arctic had its second-hottest year on record in 2018, part of a warming trend that may be dramatically changing ...

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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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