Tue, 16 Jul 2019

U.S. president claims reponsibility for slowing GDP growth in China

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump says tariffs on China are working by claiming credit for a major slide ...

Chinese and Japanese shares gain ground, greenback dips

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in China and Japan advanced on Monday, while in Australia the key index sagged.The U.S. dollar ...

Dubai gearing up for Expo2020

DUBAI, UAE - Planning for Expo 2020 Dubai is on track with construction projects well underway and transport plans being ...

Britain facing first recession since GFC

LONDON, UK - Recessions are bad for living standards, in both the short term and the longer term. And because ...

More jobs for Milwaukee, thanks to Donald J. Trump

MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin - Derco, a Lockheed Martin company, is planning to expand its plant in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, by up to ...

Chernobyl to be opened up to tourists

KIEV, Ukraine - The Chernobyl nuclear reactor in Ukraine which exploded in 1986 causing a disaster on a global scale ...

Ramaphoria vs. Ramareality - and the hard truth about SOE bailouts

When President Cyril Ramaphosa delivered his maiden State of the Nation address, he made it clear that the government could ...

Economists say SA Reserve Bank rate cut likely

Economists are expecting the SA Reserve Bank's Monetary Policy Committee to this week announce a reduced repo rate for the ...

US Treasury Chief: Facebook Currency Plan Ripe for Illicit Use

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration came out strongly Monday against Facebook's ambitious plan to create a new digital currency, as ...

Disney Goes High-Tech to Draw Fans to New 'Lion King'

LOS ANGELES - Walt Disney Co. has taken a high-tech route to remake animated classic "The Lion King" with the ...

Trump Rejects Racist Label for His Comments on Non-White Lawmakers

WHITE HOUSE - U.S. President Donald Trump is amplifying remarks deemed as racist attacks on four Democratic members of Congress, ...

Democrats in Congress Attacked by Trump Deem His Comments Racist

Updated: July 15, 2019, 7:47 p.m.WHITE HOUSE - Four Democratic Party members of the U.S. Congress have appeared together before ...

Trump Signs Order to Make American-made Goods More American

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump signed an executive order Monday that will require federal agencies to purchase products using more ...

Europe's navigation system suffers full system outage

Brussels [Belgium], July 16 (ANI): The European Union's (EU) Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS), Galileo, suffered a full system failure ...

EU To Unblock Some Financial Aid To Moldova

BRUSSELS - The European Commission has announced it will unlock millions of euros in financial aid to Moldova thanks to ...

Trump Rejects Racist Label for Comments on Non-White Lawmakers

WHITE HOUSE - U.S. President Donald Trump is amplifying remarks deemed as racist attacks on four Democratic members of Congress, ...

Day 1: What Zuma said at the state capture inquiry

Former president Jacob Zuma kicked off his testimony at the Zondo commission of inquiry looking into state capture on Monday ...

China's Growth Cools Further as Tariff War Pressures Mount

BEIJING - China's economic growth sank to its lowest level in at least 26 years in the quarter ending in ...

Facebook's big Libra launch 'only fanned the flames' for critics

Congress holding hearings on Facebook's plan for a possible digital coin suggests that the high-profile debut for Libra was likely ...

Daniel Silke: Ramaphosa in ANC quicksand

South Africa is currently stuck in a type of quicksand: not yet porous enough to engulf the country completely, yet ...

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U.S. stock markets continue record run

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks began the week with rises across the board on Monday, as the major ...

U.S. president claims reponsibility for slowing GDP growth in China

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump says tariffs on China are working by claiming credit for a major slide ...

Chinese and Japanese shares gain ground, greenback dips

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in China and Japan advanced on Monday, while in Australia the key index sagged.The U.S. dollar ...

Dubai gearing up for Expo2020

DUBAI, UAE - Planning for Expo 2020 Dubai is on track with construction projects well underway and transport plans being ...

Britain facing first recession since GFC

LONDON, UK - Recessions are bad for living standards, in both the short term and the longer term. And because ...

More jobs for Milwaukee, thanks to Donald J. Trump

MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin - Derco, a Lockheed Martin company, is planning to expand its plant in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, by up to ...

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