Thu, 20 Jan 2022

Nepali importers suffer from delayed shipments from China

LISTIKOT, Nepal Traders importing goods from China complain about the delayed shipments by Chinese authorities. The shipments supposed to reach ...

Tesla looks to Mozambique to replace China for minerals

AUSTIN, TEXAS: In a first-of-its-kind deal aimed at reducing its dependence on China for graphite, Tesla is turning to Mozambique ...

U.S. stocks crumble again, dollar edges down

NEW YORK, New York - In the face of looming interest rate hikes, U.S. stock markets continued to shed weight ...

British Petroleum says EV charging to become profitable soon

LONDON, England: Oil giant British Petroleum (BP) has said that the use of its pulse electric vehicle chargers is "on ...

Amazon UK says it will accept Visa credit cards for purchases

LONDON, England: In a statement on January 17, Amazon UK said it has canceled plans to stop accepting Visa credit ...

Japanese stock markets records major falls

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Wednesday. The biggest move was the Japanese market which saw ...

UK imports to Ireland fell, trade with N. Ireland up due to Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland: Since Brexit went into effect in 2020, Ireland has witnessed a 20 percent decline in goods exported from ...

At 3.45%, mortgage rates highest in US since pandemic struck

WASHINGTON D.C.: According to a closely watched survey, U.S. mortgage rates have reached levels not seen since March 2020. In ...

U.S. stocks shatter, Nasdaq loses 387 points

NEW YORK, New York - A major rise in U.S. Treasury yields and a sell-off of financial stocks rocked Wall ...

Wild boar found with swine fever in Italy, could close pork industry

PIEDMONT, Italy: Earlier this month, a case of African swine fever, which can be deadly to pigs but harmless to ...

During lockdown, free flowers handed out to mark Tulip Day

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands: As stores in Amsterdam and across the Netherlands cautiously reopened after a COVID-19 lockdown, thousands of free bunches ...

Mixed movements on Asian stock markets, greenback gains

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Tuesday in light trading. The U.S. dollar continued to correct ...

French ski season saved due to change in Covid rules for foreigners

PARIS, France: After Paris changed its travel restrictions, announcing that UK travellers would only need to present a negative Covid-19 ...

UK, India begin talks to expand trade

NEW DELHI, India: The first day of talks between the UK and India on a potential free trade agreement took ...

At auction, $3.3 million paid for single page of Spiderman comic

DALLAS, Texas: The original drawings of a single comic book page from a 1984 issue of Spiderman has sold for ...

Nikkei 225 advances more than two hundred points, Hang Seng slips

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly higher Monday, although the Hang Seng in Hong Kong lagged.The U.S. ...

Seeking money for programming, Netflix raises monthly price to $15.49

LOS ANGELES, California: Netflix has raised its monthly subscription price from $13.99 to $15.49 per month in the United States. ...

British energy company scolded by customers after sending warm socks

LONDON, England: The large British energy firm E.ON Next has delivered an apology after sending warm socks to 30,000 customers ...

French government's Covid policies cause teachers to strike

PARIS, France: French teachers have begun a nationwide strike organized by teachers unions to protest against class disruptions caused by ...

Delta Airlines reports $408 million quarterly loss due to Covid

ATLANTA, Georgia: With a business slowdown caused by a COVID-19 surge in December, Delta Air Lines lost $408 million in ...

Outpacing industry, TSMC set for huge chip manufacturing expansion

TAIPEI, Taiwan: Chip manufacturer Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), a supplier of Apple, Qualcomm and other major tech companies, has ...

NYC Mandarin Oriental Hotel bought by Indian billionaire Ambani

NEW YORK CITY, New Your: Mukesh Ambani, India's wealthiest person, has gained a controlling stake in the Mandarin Oriental Hotel ...

At $100 billion valuation, Ford races past General Motors

DETROIT, Michigan: The market value of Ford Motor Company has reached over $100 billion for the first time, as more ...

This Republic Day 2022, get a Fullerton India Personal Loan at 11.99 percent per Annum

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 20 (ANI/BusinessWire India): As Republic Day 2022 dawns upon us, it's time for some wise management ...

Indian-origin golfer Akshay Bhatia clinches his first Korn Ferry Tour victory

Exuma [Bahamas], January 20 (ANI): Young Indian origin golfer Akshay Bhatia has become the third-youngest player to win a Korn ...

India to help Sri Lanka with USD 2.4 billion to overcome financial crisis: Report

New Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): As Sri Lanka is facing a serious financial crisis, India has stepped up and ...

Indian stock markets slump for 3rd straight day; Sensex down 516 points

Mumbai [India], January 20 (ANI): The Indian equities markets key indices tumbled for the third straight day on Thursday dragged ...

Artha to represent Talend in India as Master VAR

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India]/ Scottsdale (Arizona) [US], January 20 (ANI/PRNewswire): Artha Solutions, a leading data technology, and business consulting firm, today ...

Biden Sums Up First Year; Ukraine Is Among Prime Topics

WASHINGTON - During his first press conference of the year, U.S. President Joe Biden spoke candidly at the White House ...

5G rollout: Air India resumes B777 operations to US

By Ashoke RajNew Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): Amid 5G rollout by the US, Air India has resumed B777 operations ...

Stimulus package heralds prosperous New Year for Vietnam's workers

© Provided by Xinhua The National Assembly of Vietnam, the country's top legislature, passed a package worth about 15 billion ...

China's Hubei sets new GDP record

© Provided by Xinhua WUHAN, Jan. 20 (Xinhua) -- The gross domestic product (GDP) of central China's Hubei Province in ...

Shanghai surpasses 4 trln yuan GDP mark in 2021

© Provided by Xinhua SHANGHAI, Jan. 20 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai's gross domestic product (GDP) exceeded the four-trillion-yuan (about 630.4 billion ...

Biden: Federal Reserve Should 'Recalibrate' Policy as Prices Rise

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Joe Biden on Wednesday said it was appropriate for the Federal Reserve to recalibrate the support ...

Lifting sanctions on China 'uncertain' says President Biden

By Reena BhardwajWashington [US], January 20 (ANI): President Joe Biden said that he's not ready to lift tariffs that have ...

Biden: 'Not There Yet' on Easing of Tariffs on Chinese Goods

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden on Wednesday said that it was too soon to make commitments on lifting U.S. tariffs ...

Biden Confirms Harris Would be Running Mate in 2024

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Joe Biden said on Wednesday that Vice President Kamala Harris would be his running mate in ...

Bill Gates warns of worse pandemics in future

The billionaire calls for massive government investments to prepare for potential outbreaks that could be deadlier than Covid-19Software magnate Bill ...

American Express extends Tour event sponsorship through 2028

American Express extended its title sponsorship of The American Express golf tournament through 2028, the PGA Tour announced Wednesday. The ...

UK's central bank under pressure as inflation soars to 30-year high

© Provided by Xinhua Upward pressure on CPI inflation is not expected to dissipate anytime soon. "We've not seen the ...

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Number of births in China lowest ever

BEIJING, China: On Monday, statistics showed Mainland China's birth rate has dropped to a record low of 7.52 births per ...

5G cellular could be 'catastrophic' in aviation: US airline officials

CHICAGO, Illinois: According to U.S. airline officials, the introduction of a new 5G service could cause U.S. air traffic to ...

As British face inflation, government freezes BBC subscription fee

LONDON, England: The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) faces a major financial setback following a recent announcement by the government to ...

US Supreme Court to rule on religious rights of football coach

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Supreme Court said it would hear an appeal from a former high school football coach who ...

US snow storm leaves thousands without power

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina: The eastern United States was hit by a severe winter storm on January 16, packing heavy snow, ...

Norwegian Caribbean cruise remains in St. Martin as cruise canceled

PHILIPSBURG, St. Martin: Norwegian Cruise Line canceled, mid-voyage, a ten-day Caribbean cruise on the Norwegian Gem due to COVID-19, leaving ...

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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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