Sun, 24 Feb 2019

IQVIA announces 100 new jobs for Dublin operation

DUBLIN, Ireland - New York Stock Exchange-listed IQVIA, a global provider of information, innovative technology solutions and contract research services ...

U.S. stocks finish the week on a high note

NEW YORK, New York - Trade talks between China and the United States, which resumed in Wsahington on Wednesday, dominated ...

Saudi Arabia cements trade with China in $10 billion refinery plan

BEIJING, China - Saudi Arabia has cemented trade ties with China with the move by Saudi Aramco to enter into ...

Bourses in Asia end week on indecisive note

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were a mixed bag on Friday as investors weighed up prospects for a trade ...

Data protection and analytics conference to be staged in Ireland

DUBLIN, Ireland – Truata which officially opened its new headquarters in Dublin on Wednesday, has said it is organising a ...

U.S. stocks dip after data showing economy slowing

NEW YORK, New York - Three separate pieces of economic data tabled on Thursday put pay to this week's rally on U.S. ...

European carmakers could be hit with tariffs, warns Trump

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has hinted he may be about to open a new front in his ...

Asian stocks stronger, Aussie dollar slips

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia rose across the board on Thursday with news oiut of Washington that U.S. and ...

Microsoft to announce new Xbox lineup at E3 2019: Report

California [USA], Feb 23 (ANI): The video game industry 's biggest annual expo, Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3 2019), may not ...

Trump's trade chief lectures his boss and gets earful in return

An exasperated Robert Lighthizer, the US trade representative, tried to gently educate his boss, Donald Trump, on the meaning of ...

'Very good chance' of US-China trade deal: Donald Trump

Washington [US] Feb 23 (ANI): United States President Donald Trump has said there is a "very good chance" that US-China ...

'Very good chance' of US-China trade dea

Washington [US] Feb 23 (ANI): United States President Donald Trump has said there is a "very good chance" that US-China ...

India has the potential to emerge as $10 trillion economy: Modi

New Delhi [India], Feb 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday that India has the potential to emerge ...

US, China start Washington meeting with soybean deal

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 23 (ANI): The meeting between US President Donald Trump and China's Vice Premier Liu He is ...

Chinese tactics to silence Uighur Muslims abroad revealed

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 22 (ANI): Amid the crackdown on Uighur Muslims in China, the latest tactic of Beijing to ...

Wife of Vele CEO claims he stashed R50m looted from VBS

Khosi Madzonga, the estranged wife of embattled former Vele Investments CEO Robert Madzonga, has reportedly accused him of stashing millions ...

Open Source is where innovation happens

New Delhi [India] Feb 22 (ANI): The second edition of Open Source Summit was organised in New Delhi by Bharat ...

PODCAST: The depressing budget, Gavin Watson in action... and Eskom

This week on POLOTIKI, we had the budget speech on Wednesday and, yes, it was depressing. Video emerged of Bosasa ...

CBI issues lookout circulars against Chanda Kochhar, husband, Dhoot

New Delhi [India], Feb 22 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has issued lookout circulars (LOCs) against former ICICI ...

Indices flat again in morning trading, Sensex at 35,867

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 22 (ANI): Equity indices ended two days of rally and opened lower on Friday amid weak ...

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5,000 people leaving Venezuela every day, says UN body

As the number of refugees and migrants from Venezuela continues to rise – hitting the 3.4 million mark this month ...

Teenage boys and young men mutilated and murdered by police in Congo

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of Congo - Security forces in the  Democratic Republic of Congo  summarily killed at least 27 young ...

Egyptian justice system heavily reliant on torture, says OHCHR

Fifteen death row inmates have been executed in Egypt so far this month despite claims from many that they were ...

What is next for Iraq?

BAGHDAD, Iraq - Large portions of the Islamic State in Iraq have been either killed, captured or forced underground over ...

Blast in Syrian city kills 5 bomb disposal experts

DAMASCUS, Syria - Five bomb disposal experts have been killed in a targeted attack in Syria. A car laden with ...

Jussie Smollett granted bail, accused of staging attack on himself

CHICAGO, Illinois - U.S. actor Jussie Smollett was granted bail on Thursday after appearing in a Chicago court charged with ...

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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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