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U.S. government may take equity in airlines

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. airlines set to receive $25 billion in an initial tranche from the Federal Government may not ...

Real Estate market in Dubai under severe pressure

DUBAI, UAE - The Dubai property crash Mark II which began in 2014 is gaining momentum due to the coronavirus ...

Australian stocks defy Asian regional trend, finish higher

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares in Asia generally were sharply weaker on Monday, as investors and traders brace themselves for another ...

Wuhan stays grounded, but rest of Hubei province starts flying again

WUHAN, China - China's Hubei province has resumed domestic flights except for Wuhan, the epicentre of the virus after a ...

Search engine giant commits $800 million to help ward off coronavirus

PanARMENIAN.Net - Google has announced a new $800 million commitment to support small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), health organizations and ...

Transport trucks finding it difficult to navigate closed borders

KANPUR, Uttar Pradesh, India - Several truck drivers, many with goods loaded on their vehicles, have been stuck in Uttar ...

Millions of US Workers Losing Jobs as Coronavirus Spreads

WASHINGTON - Millions of U.S. workers are losing their jobs in a surge of layoffs as businesses large and small ...

Taliban Team Arrives In Kabul To Monitor Release Of Prisoners

Three members of Afghanistan's Taliban have arrived in Kabul to "monitor" the government's release of imprisoned Taliban militants as part ...

Harmony warns of limited gold production during lockdown

Harmony Gold [JSE: HAR] has said production of gold in South Africa will be limited to between 650 kg and ...

MTN to move ahead on Nigeria stock sale amid market turmoil

MTN [JSE:MTN] will push on with a plan to reduce its majority stake in the wireless carrier's Nigerian business, though ...

Telkom to take on SARS in ConCourt over tax judgment

Telkom is taking its fight with the South African Revenue Service to the Constitutional Court, following an adverse judgment handed ...

COVID-19 could shrink the earnings of 2020 graduates for years to come

Before the coronavirus pandemic forced businesses and schools to close, high school and college graduates from the Class of 2020 ...

COVID-19 will slow the global shift to renewable energy, but can't stop it

The renewable energy industry, which until recently was projected to enjoy rapid growth, has run into stiff headwinds as a ...

EU Warns Against Using Pandemic To Undermine Democracy

In a thinly veiled warning to right-wing Hungarian Prime Minister VIktor Orban, the European Union's executive said on March 31 ...

EU Pledges Financial Support For Eastern Partnership Members

The European Commission says it has reallocated more than 140 million euros ($154 million) to help Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, ...

Grow your savings by investing a portion of your salary in an FD

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], Mar 31 (ANI/ BusinessWire India): Budgeting and saving a portion of your salary every month helps you ...

Here's how much a downgrade to junk will cost South Africa

What's the cost of becoming junk? South Africa will soon find out.The country lost its last investment-grade rating late on ...

Team Up, Fight Cor'ON'a campaign launched for gamers by AORUS

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] March 31 (ANI/PRNewswire): AORUS, a premium gaming brand by Gigabyte, has announced the 'Team Up. Fight Corona' ...

FAR for investment by non-residents in government securities

New Delhi [India], Mar 30 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday issued a circular to implement the ...

RBI extends Fixed Rate Reverse Repo, MSF window

New Delhi [India], Mar 30 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday extended the Fixed Rate Reverse Repo ...

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Liverpool won't make a move for Coutinho

Liverpool reportedly have no interest in reuniting with Barcelona midfielder Philippe Coutinho in the off-season.The Brazil international left Liverpool for ...

From Dhaka to Gaza: How Do You Socially Distance in a Crowd

JAKARTA, INDONESIA - Josna Begum lives with her son in a house with four other families in a slum in ...

US Outlines Plan for Venezuela Transition, Sanctions Relief

MIAMI - The Trump administration is prepared to lift sanctions on Venezuela in support of a new proposal to form ...

Ships with People from Ill-Fated Cruise Beg Florida to Dock

MIAMI - Two ships carrying passengers and crew from an ill-fated South American cruise are pleading with Florida officials to ...

Race for vaccine tests limits of drug innovation

From medical workers struggling to care for the rising tide of COVID-19 patients to the billions of people told to ...

DA-10 urges LGUs to buy local produce, issues 3,053 foodlane passes

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Mar. 31 (PIA)--As the distribution of relief packs is among the initiatives that local government units ...

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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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