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Coprom: Long-term inflation expectations in Brazil remain anchored

BRASILIA, Brazil, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Central Bank of Brazil's Monetary Policy Committee (Copom) on Tuesday warned of short-term ...

U.S. stocks advance, Nasdaq jumps 185 points

NEW YORK, New York - Despite the official death toll from the coronavirus disease Covid-19 passing 200,000 on Tuesday, U.S. ...

Uzbekistan turns to its massive gold reserves for economic relief

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan - Uzbekistan is turning to its massive gold reserves to help fight its way out of an economic ...

Trump and Yoshihide Suga confer on Japan-U.S. security alliance

TOKYO, Japan - Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday discussed the importance of pursuing ...

Shanghai to play increasingly important role as financial center

NEW YORK, New York, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai is expected to play an increasingly important role as a financial ...

Equity indices reverse early gains, Bharti Airtel drops 8 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 23 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices wiped out early gains and closed in the negative terrain on ...

Pound drops after surge in virus cases revives risk of lockdown

The pound extended its decline to a two-month low as investors fretted over the possibility of a new lockdown in ...

Baguio-R1 travel corridor to revitalize local tourism launched

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 23 (PIA) - - The Department of Tourism in partnership with the city government of Baguio and ...

No intention to fight either 'cold or hot war': Xi Jinping

New York [US], September 23 (ANI): China has no intention to fight either a "cold war or a hot war" ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Sept. 23)

BEIJING, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

Biocon appoints Anupam Jindal as new CFO

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], September 23 (ANI): Biocon Ltd has appointed Anupam Jindal as the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and ...

Rs 517 cr spent on PM Modi's visit to 58 countries since 2015: MEA

New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): Since 2015, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has visited 58 countries and Rs 517.82 crores ...

US stocks rebound on Fed reassurance

New York [US], September 23 (ANI/Xinhua): US stocks climbed on Tuesday on policy reassurance from a top Fed official following ...

Partisan Websites Fill Media Void

WASHINGTON - Headlines never tell the entire story, but they do set a tone. That's certainly the case with some ...

Hyderabad: BTech student delivers food on cycle to make ends meet

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], September 22 (ANI): Due to financial woes when it became difficult for Mohammed Aqeel Ahmed's family to ...

EU summit postponed as Michel quarantined

European Council President Charles Michel attends a press conference after a special EU summit in Brussels, Belgium, July 21, 2020. ...

RBI appoints AK Dixit as new administrator of PMC Bank

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has appointed AK Dixit, ex-General Manager of Union Bank ...

Why do bankers behave so badly? They make too much money to ask questions

Over the past 16 months journalists have been scouring through more than 2,000 Suspicious Activity Reports originally sent by banks ...

TFBM chief: Gov't envisions Marawi rehab as 'catalyst for growth'

QUEZON CITY, Sep. 22 - The primary objective of the massive rehabilitation of war-torn Marawi City is to establish a ...

New emoji will help express the anguish of 2020

PanARMENIAN.Net - A new crop of emoji has just been approved by the Unicode Consortium. They probably won't reach your ...

Early signs of economic recovery underway, Reserve Bank says

There are early signs the SA economy is slowly starting recover but it's nowhere near the performance recorded in the ...

Turkmenistan: Everybody yurts, sometimes

It is a sobering day in Turkmenistan when the president starts urging his underlings to think about reality.But Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov ...

Duterte lauds Ombudsman's role in PhilHealth probe

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 22 (PIA) -- President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Monday launded the Office of the Ombudsman in going ...

Construction activity levels remain 'ultra-depressed'- survey

Despite the easing of lockdown restrictions in the third quarter, activity and confidence levels in the construction industry are still ...

Changa to become one of top video platforms

Gurugram (Haryana) [India], September 22 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Changa, a short video creation app launched by the Gurugram based IT tech ...

DTI CARES give MSMEs lifeline amid COVID-19

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, Sep 22 (PIA) - The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Region 4A continue to help micro, ...

WGC highlights commitment to SDGs ahead of UN General Assembly

London [UK], September 22 (ANI): The World Gold Council (WGC) on Tuesday published a report outlining how leading gold-mining companies ...

ANAND announces significant leadership changes

New Delhi [India] September 22 (ANI/PRNewswire): ANAND announces significant governance and key management restructuring, in keeping with the high standards ...

US federal debt to equal GDP by 2020-end: Congressional Budget Office

Washington [US], September 22 (ANI/Sputnik): The US federal debt is growing so fast under the Dpnald Trump administration that it ...

US Stocks Fall as Global Markets Swoon

Wall Street slumped Monday as markets tumbled worldwide on worries about the pandemic's economic pain, though the S&P 500 had ...

Report: L.A. Guerrillas to add MentaL into fold

After announcing he no longer would be competing in Gears of War, Billy "MentaL" Putnam is on the verge of ...

Soaring Wealth During Pandemic Highlights Rising Inequality

Americans' household wealth rebounded last quarter to a record high as the stock market quickly recovered from a pandemic-induced plunge ...

Women's buying power reshaping SA property market

There has been a steady increase in women's buying power in the residential property market, according to data analysed by ...

J-K govt signs MoU with Army to operationalise Kishtwar Airstrip

Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 21 (ANI): The Government of Jammu and Kashmir and the Indian Army on Monday ...

Retailers rethinking business models for survival - survey

Despite retail trade confidence edging up in the third quarter of the year, underlying business conditions remain tough and retailers ...

560 Global Corporations Urge Government Action to Protect Nature

Hundreds of the world's biggest companies are calling on governments "to act with courage and urgency" to protect the world's ...

Increase in China's Warplane Activity Starts to Unnerve Taiwanese

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - The increasing number of air force incursions from China is starting to fray nerves among ordinary Taiwanese, ...

Cyril Ramaphosa | 75 years of the UN: Reform is needed

Dear Fellow South African,The United Nations will this week begin the 75th session of its General Assembly, where the nations ...

Yes government debt is cheap, but that doesn't mean it comes risk-free

The financial response of Western governments to the COVID-19 crisis has been gargantuan, with boosts to health expenditure, enhanced JobSeeker-like ...

Gauteng e-tolls: Sanral urges govt to make a decision - report

The South African National Roads Agency needs the government to make a decision on the future of electronic tolls in ...

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U.S. dollar jumps in Asia, stocks mixed

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Australia took off on Wednesday, following the lead in the U.S. and Europe overnight. ...

Coprom: Long-term inflation expectations in Brazil remain anchored

BRASILIA, Brazil, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Central Bank of Brazil's Monetary Policy Committee (Copom) on Tuesday warned of short-term ...

U.S. stocks advance, Nasdaq jumps 185 points

NEW YORK, New York - Despite the official death toll from the coronavirus disease Covid-19 passing 200,000 on Tuesday, U.S. ...

Uzbekistan turns to its massive gold reserves for economic relief

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan - Uzbekistan is turning to its massive gold reserves to help fight its way out of an economic ...

Trump and Yoshihide Suga confer on Japan-U.S. security alliance

TOKYO, Japan - Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday discussed the importance of pursuing ...

Shanghai to play increasingly important role as financial center

NEW YORK, New York, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai is expected to play an increasingly important role as a financial ...

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