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Technology provides communications for pair rowing across Atlantic

3,000 miles. 43 days. Two rowers. One boat.That was the challenge that Anna and Cameron McLean set themselves by taking ...

Solid demand drives Wall Street higher, Nasdaq hits new record high

NEW YORK, New York - The Nasdaq hit another record high on Monday as America's thirst for technology stocks continued.Investors ...

Dwayne Johnson takes 50% stake in XFL

Former World Wrestling Entertainment star Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has reportedly teamed up with an investment firm to purchase the ...

Former Bausch Health CEO, CFO and FC sanctioned over SEC disclosures

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said Friday that Bausch Health, a multinational pharmaceutical company based in ...

Twenty-six airlines now operating at Dublin Airport

DUBLIN, Ireland - Good news for the tourism industry in Ireland. A total of twenty-six airlines have now resumed operations ...

Three people including a minor face charges over Twitter attack

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Three people, including a teenager and a juvenile, were charged on Friday for their alleged roles ...

Sensex jumps 748 points, Reliance Industries spurts 7.4 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug 4 (ANI): Bulls held a firm grip on the D-Street on Tuesday as equity benchmark indices ...

Varun Beverages Q2 profit plunges 65 pc to Rs 143 cr

Gurugram (Haryana) [India], Aug 4 (ANI): Varun Beverages Ltd (VBL), a key player in the beverage industry and one of ...

Lamp;T Technology Services expands collaboration with Microsoft

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] Aug 4 (ANI/BusinessWire India): LT Technology Services Limited, a leading global pure-play engineering services company, today announced ...

Best Agrolife Ltd aims Rs 1517 Cr plus turnover by FY22

New Delhi [India] Aug 4 (ANI/NewsVoir): BSE listed Best Agrolife Ltd, a leading global player in agrochemicals sector and one ...

Shoprite exits Nigeria: Is the Nigerian market impenetrable?

Qongqo said South African companies overestimated their capabilities and attractiveness of their product offerings moving into the Nigerian market and ...

WH remain wary of TikTok even with Microsoft deal

Washington DC [USA], August 3 (ANI): The Trump administration will remain cautious of TikTok even if Microsoft and other US ...

Trump Gives Microsoft 45 Days to Seal TikTok Deal

WHITE HOUSE - The Chinese-owned social media app TikTok "is going to be out of business in the United States" ...

Major decline in new car sales, with rental industry at a near halt

The July 2020 new passenger car market registered a substantial decline of 35.8% to 18 905 units compared to the ...

Trump Says Not Opposed to Microsoft Acquiring TikTok

U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday that he would ban the popular video app TikTok by Sept. 15 unless U.S ...

Beckham Jr.: 'The season shouldn't happen'

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. made some pointed comments about NFL owners and the upcoming season, saying in ...

China business briefing: Unclear borders, uneasy neighbors

China once again brandished both carrots and sticks in July.The month saw the first of a new type of diplomatic ...

Spain records 98% drop in tourism

PanARMENIAN.Net - Spain received 204,926 international tourists in June 2020, 97.7% fewer than last year, CNN reported citing a study ...

Central Energy Fund chair Monde Mnyande dies after short illness

Dr Monde Mnyande, chair of the Central Energy Fund, has died after a short illness, Mineral Resources and Energy Minister ...

Responses of users and media to Trump threatening a TikTok ban

WASHINGTON, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) -- What happened to TikTok in the United States? What are the responses of users and ...

Uganda's coffee export earnings reach record high

Gerald Katabazi, chief executive officer of Volcano Coffee cafeteria, makes coffee in Kampala, Uganda, July 24, 2020. (Xinhua/Hajarah Nalwadda)Uganda's coffee ...

Development Bank of Southern Africa sees profits falling on Covid-19

The Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) has warned that full year profits will fall as the lender expects some ...

Victoria's child-care shutdown is a hard blow for working mothers

How do you occupy a child for long enough to get any work done?This will be the question confronting more ...

Kansai Nerolac Paints posts 71 pc fall in Q1 PAT at Rs 43 cr

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug 3 (ANI): Kansai Nerolac Paints on Monday reported 71 per cent fall in its profit after ...

NHRC seeks ATR from States, UTs over plight of transgenders

New Delhi [India], Aug 3 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has sought an Action Taken Report (ATR) from ...

Microsoft's takeover would be a win for TikTok and tech giants - not users

In what seems to be a common occurrence, Chinese video-sharing app TikTok is once again in the headlines.After months of ...

7-Eleven parent to buy US convenience store Speedway for $21 billion

Texas [USA], Aug 3 (ANI): 7-Eleven Inc has entered into an agreement to acquire Speedway, a leading convenience store chain, ...

Emerging-market rebound hangs in balance as economies struggle

Rand slips to three-week low in the wake of poor US growthWhich makes the start of August - typically one ...

Health of Indian manufacturing declines at quicker pace: IHS Markit

New Delhi [India], Aug 3 (ANI): The IHS Markit India manufacturing latest Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data released on Monday ...

Job prospects for foreigners dim as Singapore unemployment rise

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, August 03 (ANI): Singapore's total employment contracted dramatically, and retrenchment doubled as earlier warnings that the ...

Siemens Healthineers to buy US Varian Medical for $16bn cash

Siemens Healthineers agreed to buy Varian Medical Systems for about $16.4 billion in cash in the biggest medical acquisition of ...

Nepal govt to appoint Sushil Bhatt as CEO of Investment Board

Kathmandu [Nepal], August 2 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is likely to appoint Sushil Bhatt as Chief Executive ...

Researchers trace enzyme behind body odour

Washington D.C. [USA], August 2 (ANI): A team of researchers has now found a unique enzyme responsible for the pungent ...

How Covid-19 impacts forex risk management

As one of the most liquid foreign exchange markets in the world and the gateway to the African continent, South ...

Eastman Kodak Executive Got Trump Deal Windfall on 'Understanding'

NEW YORK/LONDON - Eastman Kodak Co. on Monday granted its executive chairman options for 1.75 million shares as a result ...

Trump Sets Clock Ticking for TikTok

STERLING, VIRGINIA - President Donald Trump went to one of his private golf courses Saturday in Virginia after threatening to ...

Lockdown tax losses exceed value of two virus loans

SA to miss tax target by over R300bnTo help the battered economy and fight the pandemic, South Africa has borrowed ...

Restricted Hajj hits Somalia's livestock economy

The Hajj, which began last week, is mandatory for all Muslims, who are physically and financially able, to undertake at ...

Trump insists US Treasury should get substantial share of TikTok sale

The American president says his government should get a cut from the sale of TikTok's US operation if an American ...

President Trump struggles for a winning image as losing looks likely

Unwilling to accept defeat or his declining popularity in the polls, President Trump is attempting to sow doubt and division ...

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Technology provides communications for pair rowing across Atlantic

3,000 miles. 43 days. Two rowers. One boat.That was the challenge that Anna and Cameron McLean set themselves by taking ...

Three people including a minor face charges over Twitter attack

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Three people, including a teenager and a juvenile, were charged on Friday for their alleged roles ...

Daily shot of Express-o - MyTwoCents

should finally be off the books at Manchester United as Inter appear to have agreed a Pound 13 million deal ...

Online workouts are the new normal: INFS Founder Jyoti Dabas

Pune (Maharashtra) [India] Aug 4 (ANI/NewsVoir): Online fitness appstrainers have been out there for some time now. Initially, the bend ...

BJ Watling reveals his toughest bowling combinations ever faced

London [UK], Aug 4 (ANI): New Zealand wicket-keeper batsman BJ Watling has revealed the toughest bowling combinations he has faced ...

Hope I have done enough to be in England's playing XI: Chris Woakes

Manchester [UK], Aug 4 (ANI): Ahead of the first Test of the three-match series against Pakistan, England pacer Chris Woakes ...

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