Tue, 07 Apr 2020

Fruit and vegetable markets in Europe left scrambling for business

Picture a traditional English summer. For many, Wimbledon and strawberries come to mind.Since 1877, the lawn tennis tournament at Wimbledon, ...

Japanese stocks rally more than 4%, dollar higher

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly higher on Monday, with solid gains being recorded in Tokyo, Hong Kong ...

Coronavirus exposed how U.S. companies undermined competitiveness

When the wealthiest country in the world is unable to produce basic medical gear to cope with a rampaging pandemic, ...

Philippines company to produce millions of facemasks per month

CLARK FREEPORT ZONE, Pampanga, Philippines - With skyrocketing demand for face masks, following a change of experts views on their ...

World Expo in Dubai likelt to be put back by year

DUBAI, UAE - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has formally requested the postponement of World Expo 2020 Dubai. The global ...

Equities edge higher on global cues, IT and banking stocks surge

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 7 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices moved up by over 4 per cent during early hours on ...

COVID-19: Liverpool reverse decision to furlough staff

Liverpool [UK], April 7 (ANI): Liverpool on Monday said they came to a 'wrong conclusion' earlier and reversed their decision ...

Delhi HC directs real estate company to pay pending installments

New Delhi [India], April 7 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Monday directed Anant Raj Limited, a real estate company, ...

Tajikistan's nonchalance on coronavirus shows cracks

While serious cracks begin to appear in Tajikistan's blanket denials that coronavirus has arrived in the country, the struggling business ...

Stocks rally on the back of lower coronavirus death rate

The JSE rallied along with other global markets on Monday on the back of positive sentiment that there were lower ...

FIFA urges clubs and players to reach agreement over wages: sources

FIFA on Monday urged clubs and players to reach agreement on wage reductions to protect clubs suffering financial damage due ...

CSA appoints first black female coach in dual national role

Former Proteas all-rounder Dinesha Devnarain has been appointed in a dual role as the first full-time Women's Under-19s and as ...

Rajasthan CM writes to PM Modi, seeks Rs 1 lakh cr package for States

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], April 6 (ANI): Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking urgent ...

A theatre project explores collective solutions to saving the ocean

The earth's oceans are under grave threat. Scientists in many fields have pointed to the large-scale negative shifts brought about ...

Virus spurs global free-for-all over $597 billion medical trade

Germany's Vice Chancellor Olaf Scholz has said the shared experience of battling the coronavirus could lead to a "new age ...

Dashboard: Coronavirus in Eurasia - March 31-April 5

Last updated: April 5Our latestCoronavirus diary: Can Kyrgyzstan survive this?The government is betraying signs of not knowing quite how to ...

Brazil: Cutting Trees for China Threatens Amazon Rain Forest

Western media reporting on Brazil recently has focused on President Jair Bolsonaro's dismissal of the coronavirus outbreak there as just ...

Put your trust in taxes during the coronavirus pandemic recovery

Facing an unprecedented global crisis, it's natural to turn to taxes for comfort. As strange or unwanted a claim as ...

Smartphone vs. virus: Is privacy always going to be the loser?

In Europe, officials, doctors and engineers are looking at how smartphones could be enlisted in the war against the spread ...

ANALYSIS | SA's desperately tough path post-coronavirus

With South Africans still shell-shocked by the coronavirus-inspired lockdown, now only entering into its second week, a key question is ...

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Zero Infections in China Military

While militaries around the world are seeing their soldiers fall victim to the coronavirus, China's People's Liberation Army (PLA), the ...

Philippines company to produce millions of facemasks per month

CLARK FREEPORT ZONE, Pampanga, Philippines - With skyrocketing demand for face masks, following a change of experts views on their ...

Equities edge higher on global cues, IT and banking stocks surge

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 7 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices moved up by over 4 per cent during early hours on ...

US condemns sinking of Vietnam fishing vessel by Chinese Coast Guard

The United States said Monday it was "seriously concerned" by the recent sinking of a Vietnamese fishing vessel by the ...

New York Governor Sees Possible Flattening of Coronavirus Curve

NEW YORK - New York's governor said Monday that it is possible his state is seeing a flattening of the ...

Uber partners Flipkart to deliver essential supplies to customers

New Delhi [India], April 6 (ANI): Uber announced that it is tying up with e-commerce giant Flipkart to provide delivery ...

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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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