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Retailers struggle as JSE closes weaker

The JSE closed softer on Tuesday as a broad-based selloff saw most global equity markets retreat in Tuesday.Although modest, the ...

Equities slip into negative zone, Yes Bank down by 4.4 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug 20 (ANI): Equity indices were volatile during early hours on Tuesday with most sectoral indices in ...

Twitter, Facebook: China used platforms against Hong Kong protests

Twitter and Facebook on Monday said they uncovered campaigns by China to use the social media platforms against pro-democracy protests ...

Stocks rise as US says it is making progress with trade talks

The JSE got off to a firmer start this week as it tracked other global stocks higher, after the USA ...

US gives Huawei 90-day reprieve on ban

The Trump administration gave Huawei Technologies a 90-day reprieve on Monday from a ban on doing business with US companies, ...

G-7 Leaders Prepare For Summit Amid Fears Over Global Economy

LONDON - The G-7 host, Emmanuel Macron, has made fighting inequality the theme for the annual meeting of the seven ...

Equity gauges end flat, Yes Bank falls 3 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug 19 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices ended in the green on Monday but last hour selling pressure ...

Chinese K-Pop Stars Publicly Back Beijing on Hong Kong

HONG KONG - At least eight K-pop stars from China and even one from Taiwan and one from Hong Kong ...

Hong Kong Residents Protest Peacefully in Latest Push for Reforms

Updated: August 18, 2019 11:00 AM.Tens of thousands of pro-democracy protesters marched peacefully through the streets of Hong Kong on ...

Hong Kong Protesters Continue Weekend Demonstrations

Tens of thousands of people took to the streets Sunday in rain-drenched Hong Kong for another anti-government rally.This is the ...

UK Concerned by Reports Staffer Held on China Trip

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The UK said it was "extremely concerned" by reports that a Hong Kong consulate worker was detained ...

Trump Warns China on Hong Kong

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - US President Donald Trump on Sunday warned China that carrying out a Tiananmen Square-style crackdown on Hong ...

Tens of Thousands Flood Hong Kong Park for New Rally

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Heavy rain fell on tens of thousands of umbrella-ready protesters Sunday as they started marching from a ...

Chinese Embassy slams Malaysians who support Hong Kong protests

Chinese Embassy slams Malaysians who support Hong Kong protests Malaysiakini The Chinese Embassy in Malaysia has lashed out against Malaysian ...

People in protest-hit Hong Kong eye Malaysia's second-home program

People in protest-hit Hong Kong eye Malaysia's second-home program Reuters A Malaysian program to attract wealthy foreigners to live in ...

Alibaba is said to have postponed a Hong Kong listing amid protests

Alibaba is said to have postponed a Hong Kong listing amid protests CNBC Alibaba held a board meeting before its ...

American Catholics Must Stand with Hong Kong - CatholicCitizens.org

American Catholics Must Stand with Hong Kong Catholic Citizens of Illinois BY JANE CLARK SCHARL, AUGUST 20, 2019. The autonomous ...

Gas masks, helmets and other gears in short supply during Hong Kong protests

Gas masks, helmets and other gears in short supply during Hong Kong protests - Video CNA As protests in Hong ...

Editorial- Hong Kong matters to SC too s

Editorial: Hong Kong matters to SC too - Editorials Charleston Post Courier South Carolina manufacturers and farmers have a big ...

Big 4 Accounting Firms Fear China Wrath After Newspaper Ad Supporting Hong Kong Protests

Big 4 Accounting Firms Fear China Wrath After Newspaper Ad Supporting Hong Kong Protests International Business Times The 'Big 4', ...

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Asian stocks directionless, Nikkei 225 loses 59 points

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the Asian region were flat to weaker on Wednesday.In Japan, the Nikkei 225 ...

Chancellor may delay central bank governor appointment

LONDON, UK - A sure sign the UK government has gone into limbo are two measures now being considered, which ...

Stocks in U.S. sink, dollar too loses ground

NEW YORK, New York - The rally on Wall Street ran out of steam on Tuesday, with all the major ...

UK man cops five year ban from being director over marketing calls

LONDON, UK - A property renovation boss who caused his company to make more than 110,000 unsolicited marketing calls has ...

Profit-taking weighs on stocks in China, Hong Kong

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in China and Hong Kong took a breather on Tuesday, after the heady gains of a ...

Tourists from India, Saudi Arabia and UK flocking to Dubai

DUBAI, UAE - Dubai hosted more than eight million international overnight visitors in the first six months of this year, ...

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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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