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S. Korean economy remains sluggish on slowing exports: KDI

S. Korean economy remains sluggish on slowing exports:...

Seoul (South Korea) Dec 8: The South Korean economy shows a continued sluggishness due to slowing exports and weak investment,...

Foreign retailers put best foot forward in evolving China market

Foreign retailers put best foot forward in evolving...

Beijing (China) Dec 8: Foreign retailers are expanding their presence and navigating their strategies in China as the country aims...

Rupee climbs to five-month high vs dollar

Rupee climbs to five-month high vs dollar

Karachi (Pakistan) Dec 8: The rupee in open market rose to its five-month high as demand for the greenback fell...

Taylor Swift releases Christmas song and video 'made from home videos'

Taylor Swift releases Christmas song and video 'made...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: Taylor Swift jumped into the middle the holiday season, dropping a Christmas song overnight.

S. Korea slips to become Japan's No. 4 export destination amid trade row: data

S. Korea slips to become Japan's No. 4...

Seoul (South Korea) Dec 6: South Korea went down one notch to rank as the fourth-largest trading partner of Japan...

LG Chem, GM to set up EV battery JV in U.S.

LG Chem, GM to set up EV battery...

Seoul (South Korea) Dec 6: LG Chem Ltd., South Korea's leading chemical company, said Friday it will establish a 50:50...

Seasonal coffee drinks 'loaded with sugar,' survey finds

Seasonal coffee drinks 'loaded with sugar,' survey finds

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: There might be more sugar in your coffee than you realize.

Police: Patron angered by ketchup pulls gun at McDonald's

Police: Patron angered by ketchup pulls gun at...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: Authorities in Tennessee say an irate woman pointed a gun at fast food workers...

SpaceX rocket launches blockchain tech to International Space Station

SpaceX rocket launches blockchain tech to International Space...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: SpaceChain launched hardware Thursday that will support blockchain wallet applications as it builds its low-Earth-orbit...

Nonprofits worried about sale of .org domain registry to private equity firm

Nonprofits worried about sale of .org domain registry...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: What's in a domain name? As Shakespeare might say, that which we call an ".org"...

Voluntary evacuation order lifted for Texas coastal city

Voluntary evacuation order lifted for Texas coastal city

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: Officials in the Texas coastal city of Port Neches lifted a voluntary evacuation order Thursday...

Elizabeth Warren wants to make it harder for big banks to get bigger

Elizabeth Warren wants to make it harder for...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: If big banks held marriage ceremonies to celebrate their mergers, Elizabeth Warren would be the...

Uber releases safety report revealing 5,981 reports of sexual assault

Uber releases safety report revealing 5,981 reports of...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: Uber released its highly-anticipated safety report on Thursday revealing, among other details, that it received...

Saudi Aramco raises $25.6 billion in the world's biggest IPO

Saudi Aramco raises $25.6 billion in the world's...

London (UK) Dec 06: Saudi Arabia has just pulled off the biggest initial public offering in history, raising $25.6 billion...

The Santa Claus business is booming, even as malls struggle

The Santa Claus business is booming, even as...

New York (USA) Dec 06: Retailers looking to get Americans off e-commerce sites and into physical stores this holiday season...

Apple says it isn't tracking your phone if location sharing is turned off

Apple says it isn't tracking your phone if...

San Francisco (California) Dec 06: Apple's newer iPhones, including the iPhone 11 Pro, are its first to feature what's known...

Taiwan seen as low-profile, yet high potential investor in Myanmar

Taiwan seen as low-profile, yet high potential investor...

Yangon (Myanmar) Dec 6: A Taiwan-led industrial zone half the size of the Thilawa Special Economic Zone is under construction...

Fahim comes down heavily on Kamal for high lending rates

Fahim comes down heavily on Kamal for high...

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Dec 6: The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industries (FBCCI) President Sheikh Fazle Fahim on Thursday...

BB eases transfer of foreign national's salary to home

BB eases transfer of foreign national's salary to...

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Dec 6: Foreign nationals working in the country from will now on get their salaries and parks on...

Saudi Aramco announces world's biggest ever IPO

Saudi Aramco announces world's biggest ever IPO

Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) Dec 6: Saudi oil behemoth Aramco announced on Thursday that it has set a share price that...

Moderate slowdown in passenger demand growth: IATA

Moderate slowdown in passenger demand growth: IATA

Geneva [Switzerland], Dec 5 (ANI): The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic data for October on Thursday...

Google co-founders step aside as antitrust scrutiny builds

Google co-founders step aside as antitrust scrutiny builds

San Francisco (California) Dec 05: Google's co-founders are relinquishing their executive positions just as state and federal regulators, not...

Gabrielle Union says NBC meeting 'productive'; network to investigate Simon Cowell: Report

Gabrielle Union says NBC meeting 'productive'; network to...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 05: A meeting between ousted "America's Got Talent" judge Gabrielle Union and NBC was "productive," the...

Huawei says FCC 'spreads fear' about its products; files appeal against ban

Huawei says FCC 'spreads fear' about its products;...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 05: Huawei is looking to overturn a Federal Communications Commission rule that labels the company a...

Consumer goods company now top domestic tax payer in Myanmar

Consumer goods company now top domestic tax payer...

Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar) Dec 5: The Internal Revenue Department (IRD) this week announced the list of top taxpayers in...

Sundar Pichai didn't have a computer growing up. Now he's CEO of Alphabet and Google

Sundar Pichai didn't have a computer growing up....

Washington DC (USA) Dec 05: Sundar Pichai is now indisputably one of the most powerful figures in Silicon Valley.

Lyft has been hit with more driver rape, sexual assault allegations

Lyft has been hit with more driver rape,...

New York (USA) Dec 05: Twenty more people are suing Lyft over alleged sexual assault, sexual misconduct or rape by...