Fri, 18 Jan 2019

Netflix subscribers in the U.S. impacted by price hike

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In what came as the company's biggest increase since being launched, Netflix has decided to hike prices ...

NBCUniversal's new streaming service to be launched in 2020

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a bid to compete with services like Netflix and Amazon that have been dominating the ...

U.S. unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week

WASHINGTON DC - The Labor Department on Thursday delivered some good news on the employment front. The jobs market remains ...

OPEC production cuts boost oil prices, U.S. stocks rally

NEW YORK, New York - Energy stocks drove Wall Street higher on Wednesday on the back of a rise in ...

GM Pushes for Electric Vehicle to Save the Cadillac Brand

DETROIT - According to President of General Motors Mark Reuss, the company only has one chance to try to shore ...

China signals more stimulus as economic slowdown worsens

BEIJING, China- China will strive to have a strong start to the economy in the first quarter as it tells ...

Tokyo court rejects bail request of former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn

TOKYO, Japan - A Tokyo court has denied the bail request of former Nissan Motor Co Ltd chief Carlos Ghosn ...

Despite Trump tariffs, trade deficit with China now highest on record

BEIJING, China - The introduction of trade tariffs on Chinese-manufactured goods by the Trump administration has done little to address ...

Asian stock markets on the boil as confidence returns

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia rose on Tuesday as investors bet the Chinese government would inject some stimulus into ...

Creation of Eastern Kalinga growth center gaining ground

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Jan. 16 (PIA) - - To boost economic growth in the Cordillera region, the provincial government ...

WSJ: US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin Weighs Lifting Tariffs on China

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin discussed lifting some or all tariffs imposed on Chinese imports and suggested offering a tariff ...

Ex Trump Lawyer Cohen Paid Man to Rig Online Polls

NEW YORK President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen admitted Thursday that he paid a man in 2015 to rig ...

Babies wanted: Nordic countries crying for kids

"Norway needs more children! I don't think I need to tell anyone how this is done," Norway's prime minister said ...

Chinese Trade Negotiator to Visit US in Late January

Chinas economic czar, Vice Premier Liu He, will travel to the United States later this month for the second round ...

EU, World Bank will invest 700 million in Armenia

PanARMENIAN.Net - The European Union and the World Bank will allocate €700 million to Armenia . In a bid to ...

Central Asia Should Protect Rights As It Seeks Investment, HRW Urges

Human Rights Watch (HRW) is urging Central Asian leaders who are seeking greater regional cooperation and international investment in an ...

MUFG establishes partnership with Indonesian Bank Danamon

Jakarta (Indonesia), Jan 17 (ANI): Indonesia is an emerging economy. And to tap the market potential, Japan's Mitsubishi UFJ Financial ...

EU, World Bank will invest 700 in Armenia

PanARMENIAN.Net - The European Union and the World Bank will allocate €700 million to Armenia . In a bid to ...

Motorola Razr phone reportedly making a comeback

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Motorola Razr phone is making a comeback. The once-popular flip phone is being revived as a smartphone ...

US shutdown after four weeks - food banks and job fairs

Four weeks into the US government shutdown, cash-strapped federal workers are tapping life savings, selling possessions and turning to soup ...

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Canadian government appalled at kidnapping and killing of citizen

  OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso, West Africa - Canada has condemned the killing of the vice president of Vancouver-based private gold ...

Protest Turns Violent Amidst Rising Petrol Prices in Zimbabwe

HARARE, Zimbabwe - Because of a government-induced rise in fuel prices, protesters in Zimbabwe have taken to the streets to ...

Kenya suffers deadly Al Shabaab attack: Seven killed

NAIROBI, Kenya - The Al Qaeda-linked Somali militant group, Al Shabaab has claimed responsibility for an attack at a luxury ...

Journalist shot dead in Ghana, President Akufo-Addo calls for justice

Madina [Ghana], Jan 18 (ANI): Ahmed Hussein-Suale, a journalist in Ghana who had exposed corruption in football here, was shot ...

Ethiopia Allows Almost 1 Million Refugees to Leave Camps, Go to Work

NAIROBI Ethiopia passed a law Thursday giving almost 1 million refugees the right to work and live outside of camps, ...

Kidnapped Canadian national found dead in Burkina Faso

Ottawa [Canada], Jan 18 (ANI): A Canadian citizen, who was abducted in the landlocked West African country of Burkina Faso ...

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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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