Mon, 22 Apr 2019

African information technology industry gets boost with outsourcing

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Amidst bustling Addis Ababa, a revolution in homegrown Ethiopian software is brewing.  Gebeya  believes it can supply talent ...

Prosper Funding of San Francisco and Phoenix hit with $3 million fine

WASHINGTON DC - A San Francisco-based company agreed to pay a fine of $3 million for miscalculating and materially overstating ...

Uber woos Japanese and Saudi backers

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Japanese companies Toyota Motor Corp., and DENSO Corporation, together with the Saudi Arabian-backed SoftBank Vision Fund ...

Boeing's flight control system to be reviewed by international panel

WASHINGTON DC - A number of aviation regulators from around the world have agreed to take part in an international ...

Ghosn to be hit with new charges over money laundering in Middle East

TOKYO, Japan - New charges are expected to be filed against former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn, as early as next ...

Hotel occupanies and room rates falling because of Airbnb

WASHINGTON DC - A recent study has found that the exponential growth of Airbnb is shaking up the hotel industry ...

Trump attempt to send Cuba back to stone age likely to backfire

The Trump administration has declared the most severe new sanctions against Cuba since President John F. Kennedy imposed an economic ...

Load shedding blues? The Baby Turtle's got your back

A Stellenbosch-based green energy company believes it can tackle lack of access to power and youth unemployment in one go. ...

India missing out on investment opportunities in Indonesia

By Lee Kah WhyeJakarta (Indonesia) Apr 22 (ANI): Indonesia, the 16th largest economy in the world, has its GDP growing ...

Sensex down 296 points, Nifty falls below 11,600 level

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 22 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices plunged after opening on a flat note in Monday's morning trade ...

Boeing Dreamliner Plant 'plagued by shoddy production' - NYT

Boeing's factory in North Charleston, S.C., one of two plants that produces the 787 Dreamliner, has faced problems with production ...

The Uber Eats dilemma: Appease restaurants or investors?

London restaurateurs call them "helmet heads": the food delivery couriers who congregate in eatery doorways as they await an order, ...

African Asylum-Seekers Could Bear Brunt of Proposed Travel Curbs

As the White House mulls new travel restrictions on countries with high visa overstay rates, activists say African asylum-seekers may ...

RBI denies commercial banks will remain closed on every Saturday

New Delhi [India], Apr 20 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has clarified that it has not given any ...

No need for new taxes to finance NYAY: Manmohan Singh

New Delhi [India], Apr 20 (ANI): Former prime minister and senior Congress leader Dr Manmohan Singh on Saturday stated that ...

5 'fail-proof' questions to get your budget under control

With the rising cost of living, escalating fuel costs and slow economic growth, times are tough for SA consumers and ...

Google offers Europeans choice to download rival web browser

Google began prompting Android users in Europe with the choice of downloading an alternative to its own Chrome web browser ...

Is the MBA dead? 5 ways to keep it relevant in SA

Henley Business School in the UK recentlycancelled its full-time MBA programme for the 2019/2020 academic year, the first time a ...

North Korean Construction Worker in Russia Commits Suicide

A North Korean worker in Russia has committed suicide at a construction site in Vladivostok last week, driven by excessive ...

Paris honours 'exemplary' firefighters for saving Notre Dame

French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday hailed as "exemplary" hundreds of firefighters who saved Notre Dame in the devastating blaze, ...

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UN "strongly condemns horrific attacks" in Sri Lanka

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - With the death toll climbing to at least 290, and with five hundred people wounded, many  ...

Multiple attacks in Sri Lanka leave scores dead and hundreds injured

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - A wave of terrorist attacks have swept across Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, killing scores of ...

Johnson meltdown hands Pan Heritage title

Washington - Taiwan's Pan Cheng-tsung held off American Matt Kuchar to win his first PGA Tour title on Sunday, capturing ...

Eight arrested in connection with Sri Lanka blasts: PM

Eight people have been arrested in connection with a string of deadly blasts that killed more than 200 people in ...

Ramaphosa condemns Sri Lanka blasts, sends condolences from SA

President Cyril Ramaphosa condemned the multiple blasts in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday at churches and hotels, which left over ...

290 Dead In Easter Blasts on Sri Lankan Churches, Hotels

NEW DELHI - Sri Lankan police said Monday the death toll from the series of explosions at churches and hotels ...

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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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