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Airlines facing competition from sleeper trains

Dutch airline KLM recently launched a new advertising campaign called "Fly Responsibly". Remarkably, it seems to encourage viewers to fly ...

Asian markets in recovery mode, U.S. dollar stars

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia rebounded on Wednesday, clawing back some of the extensive losses of a day earlier.The ...

Dense fog hits Indian capital, disrupts airport operations

NEW DELHI, India: At least five flights were diverted from the Delhi Airport due to bad weather on Wednesday morning."Five ...

Foreign investors returning to Brazil

BRASILIA, Brazil - Brazil has shown a marked increase in foreign investment over the last year, pushing it from sixth ...

Trump to end aid to U.S. farmers following conclusion of trade deal

AUSTIN, TEXAS - With China poised to increase purchases of U.S. agricultural goods this year as part of a Phase ...

Apple CEO accepts award from Taoiseach Leo Varadkar in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - Apple has been recognised as one of the greatest foreign direct investors in Ireland.The company on Monday ...

Trump to add a 'couple of countries' to US travel ban

US President Donald Trump said his administration was preparing to add a "couple of countries" to the controversial list of ...

Huawei Founder Says Company Can Withstand Increased US Pressure

Despite the U.S.-China trade deal signed last week, the two countries appear headed for more confrontation, especially over high tech.One ...

JSE weaker after erasing earlier gains

The local bourse lost ground towards the close on Wednesday eventually erasing all its earlier gains.Stocks were much more stable ...

Ease African borders to drive growth, Pityana tells WEF

African countries need to share their infrastructure, strategic advantages and resources in order to attract investment and drive growth more ...

Trump impeachment trial day three: All the latest updates

The Republican-controlled United States Senate will hear opening arguments in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial on Wednesday, kicking off up ...

Caterpillar invasion worsens Malawi food insecurity

An invasion of crop-munching fall armyworm caterpillars has inflicted a further blow to food security in Malawi, where nearly two ...

Trump returns to Washington impeachment in triumphant spirits

President Donald Trump flew back to his Washington impeachment trial in triumphant spirits on Wednesday after turning the Davos forum ...

Leverage the features of a Bajaj Finance FD to build your savings

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 22 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Savings are the product of good financial management and for you to have ...

Why is Kyrgyzstan being suggested for Trump's next travel ban

Media reports about the Trump administration's plans to bar nationals of Kyrgyzstan, along with six other countries, from entering the ...

What role do assets play in understanding rural poverty?

One of the clearest trends in wealth and poverty in Tanzania is shown by the slow decline in rural poverty ...

How Iran's military outsources its cyberthreat forces

In the wake of the U.S. killing of a top Iranian general and Iran's retaliatory missile strike, should the U.S. ...

Naveen Patnaik chairs meeting to enhance air connectivity in Odisha

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Jan 22 (ANI): A meeting on enhancing air connectivity for Odisha was held in Bhubaneswar on Wednesday. ...

Trump to Add New Countries to Travel Ban

DAVOS, SWITZERLAND - U.S. President Donald Trump said Wednesday his administration is preparing to announce the addition of several countries ...

Asian Paints Q3 profit jumps 20 pc y-o-y to Rs 764 crore

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 22 (ANI): Asian Paints on Wednesday reported a 20 per cent rise in its consolidated net ...

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WHO: Coronavirus could spread to other countries "in coming days"

GENEVA, Switzerland - The World Health Organization (WHO) says the novel coronavirus could spread to other countries "in the coming ...

Bangladesh cricketers arrive in Pakistan amidst tight security

Lahore - Bangladesh's cricket team arrived in Pakistan late Wednesday for a three-match Twenty20 series on a tour only finalised ...

Chinese City Stops Outbound Flights, Trains From Wuhan to Fight Virus

BEIJING - Chinese state media say the city of Wuhan is shutting down outbound flights and trains as the country ...

Kem Sokha's Lawyers Submit New Evidence on Third Day of Treason Trial

The third day of the treason trial of Cambodia's opposition leader Kem Sokha kicked off Wednesday with his defense team ...

JSE weaker after erasing earlier gains

The local bourse lost ground towards the close on Wednesday eventually erasing all its earlier gains.Stocks were much more stable ...

Why is Kyrgyzstan being suggested for Trump's next travel ban

Media reports about the Trump administration's plans to bar nationals of Kyrgyzstan, along with six other countries, from entering the ...

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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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