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Report says credit card companies plan to lift commissions

NEW YORK, New York - Visa and Mastercard are planning to lift commissions on credit card transactions processed by U.S. ...

Nearly 10% of Myanmar people now lliving and working overseas

NAYPYIDAW,  Myanmar - Almost 10% of the population of Myanmar is now resident overseas. Migrant workers from the country have ...

S&P Global Ratings establishes Irish hub for Europe

DUBLIN, Ireland - One of the major international credit rating agencies S&P Global Ratings this week inaugurated their new European ...

U.S. stocks gain Friday, Dow Jones jumps 443 points

NEW YORK, New York - With a total 7.07 billion shares traded on Friday, U.S. stock  exchanges were light on ...

Amazon cancels proposal to build New York City headquarters

NEW YORK, New York - The Big Apple has lost out on its bid to host a new headquarters for ...

Airbus reports record profit despite lack of take-up of A380s

LONDON, UK - Airbus on Thursday made a shock announcement that it would cease deliveries of A380s as of 2021. ...

Tokyo's Nikkei 225 ends Friday down 239 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian stock markets generally tanked on Friday, alrthough the ASX in Australia managed to eke out a ...

Federal Trade Commission and Facebook in settlement talks

WASHINGTON DC - Facebook and the U.S. government are in talks about settling a range of charges in relation to ...

Shock economic data rattles Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street finished finished with a whimper on Thursday, recouping some ground after heavier, earlier ...

Global banking heads gather in Dublin for European Financial Forum

DUBLIN, Ireland - The European Financial Forum was staged at Dublin Castle on Wednesday, marking the fourth year of the ...

VOA Latin America Interviews Colombia's Duque

Colombian President Ivan Duque, interviewed Saturday by VOA's Latin America Division, discussed the battle against the National Liberation Army in ...

Small businesses hard hit by load shedding

Eskom says the probability of load shedding is low for the next few days, but as GroundUp reports it has ...

Facebook may remove anti-vaccine recommendations

PanARMENIAN.Net - Facebook Inc. , under pressure to reduce harmful, misleading and fake content , said it is exploring removing ...

Stocks erode early losses but indices close in the red

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 15 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices eroded morning losses on Friday but closed lower for the sixth ...

Motia Group partners with AWFIS

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], Feb 15 (ANI): Motia Group, one of the leading real estate developers in Tri-City announced its joint ...

Armenia adopts plan for economic revolution

The Armenian parliament has adopted a five-year plan that the government proposed to fix Armenias economy, the countrys most pressing ...

Airbus pulls plug on costly A380 superjumbo

European aerospace giant Airbus said Thursday it would end production of the A380 superjumbo, the double-decker jet which earned plaudits ...

Microsoft to Release New Version of Windows 10 In 2020

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Microsoft started testing an update to Windows 10 that it plans to release in 2020. Its unusual ...

A lack of batting marvels at Docklands ground

It seems appropriate that a Big Bash League venue is sponsored by the Marvel franchise. A place where the "League ...

ARMOUR Residential REIT (ARR) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript - The Motley Fool

ARMOUR Residential REIT (ARR) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript Motley Fool ARR earnings call for the period ending December ...

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Nearly 10% of Myanmar people now lliving and working overseas

NAYPYIDAW,  Myanmar - Almost 10% of the population of Myanmar is now resident overseas. Migrant workers from the country have ...

It has taken centuries to complete, but the end is in sight

THANLYIN, Myanmar - After 270 years of false starts, the Portuguese church in the port city Thanlyin , in Myanmar ...

Terrorists behind Attack on IRGC Trained in Pakistan: Iran

A senior advisor to Irans Leader says the perpetrators of the recent deadly terrorist attack in Iran had been trained ...

Pulwama fatalities feel like 'personal loss', says Vicky Kaushal

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 17 (ANI): The killing of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel in the Pulwama terror ...

The new East India Company

By Column By Francesca Marino, Author And Journalist With Expertise On South Asia It was February 4 and a small ...

Afghanistan Protests Pakistan Invitation To Taliban

Afghanistan has expressed concerns to the UN Security Council about a planned visit by Taliban negotiators to Pakistan, asserting that ...

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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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