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Russian businessman Prokhorov sells NBA Brooklyn Nets to Canadian billionaire Tsai

Russian businessman Prokhorov sells NBA Brooklyn Nets to...

Moscow (Russia) August 17: Russian businessman Mikhail Prokhorov has signed a deal to sell the Brooklyn Nets basketball team to...

Mom, daughter kicked off Air Canada plane, not told they're banned from airline until it was too late

Mom, daughter kicked off Air Canada plane, not...

Ottawa (Canada) August 17: A Quebec woman wound up spending nearly $8,000 in airline tickets to fly herself and her...

Army football star Brett Toth signs with Eagles: What he could earn after receiving military waiver

Army football star Brett Toth signs with Eagles:...

Washington (USA) August 17: Former Army football standout Brett Toth is set to join the NFL's Philadelphia Eagles after senior...

Where Trump will donate his second-quarter salary

Where Trump will donate his second-quarter salary

Washington (USA) August 17: The White House confirmed on Friday that President Trump will donate his salary from the...

Gemstones and jewelry omitted from Union Tax Bill 2019

Gemstones and jewelry omitted from Union Tax Bill...

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 16: Gemstones and jewelry have been omitted from the special commodities list in the 2019 Union Tax...

Mandalay-Muse trade route hit by insurgent attacks

Mandalay-Muse trade route hit by insurgent attacks

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 16: The Mandalay-Muse route, a major trading route between Myanmar and China, has been shut down after...

If you have this Ford transmission, there's something you should know

If you have this Ford transmission, there's something...

New York (USA) August 16: Certain Ford Fiestas and Focuses are getting extended warranties for their troubled automatic transmissions.

Is a recession really coming? What other telltale signs are showing

Is a recession really coming? What other telltale...

New York (USA) August 16: Fears of an impending recession spiked on Wednesday, when, for the first time in 12...

Construction industry hoping for less taxes

Construction industry hoping for less taxes

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 15: The construction industry is hoping for lower taxes for the industry, which had been lobbied for...

Malaysian bank branch provides US$3m loan to microfinance fund

Malaysian bank branch provides US$3m loan to microfinance...

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 15: Kuala Lumpur-based Malayan Banking Berhad (Maybank) has signed an agreement with Hayman Capital, a Myanmar microfinance...

Need a cheap mortgage rate? Try this Danish bank - it's less than 0%

Need a cheap mortgage rate? Try this Danish...

Copenhagen (Denmark) August 15: Danish people hoping to get on the housing ladder were given a boost earlier this month...

These students joined Shallum Xavier to create a patriotic song for Independence Day

These students joined Shallum Xavier to create a...

Islamabad (Pakistan) August 15: Every year, we get a new track or two which celebrate Pakistan and this year is...

Stock markets sell off as inverted yield curve in bond market prompts recession fears

Stock markets sell off as inverted yield curve...

Ottawa (Canada) August 15: When the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates last month for the first time in more...

Is new NFL, Jay Z partnership an illegal formation?

Is new NFL, Jay Z partnership an illegal...

New York (USA) August 15: No one is officially throwing any flags yet, but the NFL's announcement Wednesday of a...

Exports through Muse down by a third

Exports through Muse down by a third

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 14: A crackdown by China on illegal trade along the vital Muse border crossing located in northern...

SMEs need policies tailored for growth to flourish: MRCCI

SMEs need policies tailored for growth to flourish:...

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 14: The Mandalay Region government needs to have specific policies to boost small-and-medium enterprises (SMEs) in order...

Mines Ministry Makes Progress In Talks On Key Projects

Mines Ministry Makes Progress In Talks On Key...

Kabul (Afghanistan) August 14: The Ministry of Mines and Petroleum has made progress in discussions on contracts for five projects...

Amazon, Microsoft war cloud race: Pentagon watchdog looking into potential 'misconduct'

Amazon, Microsoft war cloud race: Pentagon watchdog looking...

New York (USA) August 14: The Pentagon's Office of the Inspector General on Tuesday released information about its review of...

BAT Korea launches 'less risk' hybrid e-cigarette

BAT Korea launches 'less risk' hybrid e-cigarette

Seoul (South Korea) August 13: British American Tobacco (BAT) Korea on Tuesday launched a new hybrid e-cigarette product to capture...

Lanxess Korea CEO owes long tenure to Korean chemical industry's growth

Lanxess Korea CEO owes long tenure to Korean...

Seoul (South Korea) August 13: In a business world where the lifespan of corporate leaders is compared to that of...

S. Korean flights to Hong Kong back to normal

S. Korean flights to Hong Kong back to...

Seoul (South Korea) August 13: South Korean airlines on Tuesday resumed their services on the routes to Hong Kong following...

Brits spent €4bn stockpiling goods in case of a no-deal Brexit

Brits spent €4bn stockpiling goods in case of...

London (UK) August 13: With a prospect of a no-deal Brexit increasingly likely, British residents are preparing for what may...

New White House immigration rule: How will your taxes be impacted?

New White House immigration rule: How will your...

Washington (USA) August 13: A new White House rule that requires foreigners seeking to enter the U.S. disclose their use...

€8 million funding for trade initiatives

€8 million funding for trade initiatives

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 12: The European Union (EU) will provide assistance of up to 8 million euros over four years...

Strong potential for insurance growth, but competition expected to be rife: IKBZ

Strong potential for insurance growth, but competition expected...

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 12: The insurance industry has come under the spotlight recently with the government announcing in April that...

Despite unrest, Rakhine State still attracting foreign investor interest

Despite unrest, Rakhine State still attracting foreign investor...

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 12: Foreign investors are still showing interest in Rakhine State despite sanctions and international pressure applied due...

European businesses worried about security in Indonesia

European businesses worried about security in Indonesia

Jakarta (Indonesia) August 12: European businesses operating in Indonesia have become increasingly concerned about security risks in the country, a...