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Pelosi says agreement on revamped NAFTA 'imminent'

Pelosi says agreement on revamped NAFTA 'imminent'

Ottawa (Canada) Nov 15: The highest-ranking Democrat in the U.S. Congress says a deal aimed at ratifying the new...

Debt-to-GDP ratio expected to reach 75.7 per cent by end of year

Debt-to-GDP ratio expected to reach 75.7 per cent...

Male (Maldives) Nov 14: Central Bank, Maldives Monetary Authority (MMA) has revealed that the nation's debt-to-GDP ratio will be above...

Naver says Japanese affiliate Line in talks for merger with Yahoo Japan

Naver says Japanese affiliate Line in talks for...

Seoul (South Korea) Nov 14: Naver Corp., South Korea's No. 1 internet portal, said Thursday that its Japanese chat app...

Korean Air swings to loss in Q3 on weak won, lower demand to Japan

Korean Air swings to loss in Q3 on...

Seoul (South Korea) Nov 14: Korean Air Lines Co., South Korea's national flag carrier, said Thursday it swung to a...

Trump says he will decide on auto tariffs soon

Trump says he will decide on auto tariffs...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 14: U.S. President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he will make a decision soon on whether...

Smith & Wesson, American Outdoor Brands to split amid 'significant changes' in political climate

Smith & Wesson, American Outdoor Brands to split...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 14: American Outdoor Brands Corporation's board of directors announced on Wednesday that it will separate its...

Hardee's launches 'Thanksgiving in a Box' meal in this city

Hardee's launches 'Thanksgiving in a Box' meal in...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 14: Who needs to visit family when Hardee's has "Thanksgiving in a Box?"

NFL teams confused by Colin Kaepernick workout invite: Report

NFL teams confused by Colin Kaepernick workout invite:...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 14: Several NFL team executives were confused by the league's decision to arrange a private workout...

Below-average students’ Facebook use linked to lower grades, study finds

Below-average students’ Facebook use linked to lower grades,...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 14: Do you know a student struggling in school? They may need to cut back on...

Southwest pilots union concerned about speed of 737 MAX return

Southwest pilots union concerned about speed of 737...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 14: The head of the Southwest Airlines pilot union is criticizing Boeing and asks whether...

Wheat support price increased to Rs1,350

Wheat support price increased to Rs1,350

Islamabad (Pakistan) Nov 14: The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC), in a meeting chaired by Finance Adviser Hafeez Shaikh on...

$250m World Bank loan to help improve human capital

$250m World Bank loan to help improve human...

Islamabad (Pakistan) Nov 14: The World Bank is considering providing a loan of $250 million to Pakistan to strengthen the...

FBI busts $6 million iPhone and iPad counterfeit ring

FBI busts $6 million iPhone and iPad counterfeit...

San Francisco (California) Nov 14: The FBI busted a counterfeit ring centered on iPhones and iPads that reportedly cost Apple...

Facebook has shut down 5.4 billion fake accounts this year

Facebook has shut down 5.4 billion fake accounts...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 14: So far this year, Facebook has shut down 5.4 billion fake accounts on its main...

Disney+ has hit 10 million subscribers since launching on Tuesday

Disney+ has hit 10 million subscribers since launching...

New York (USA) Nov 14: A day after its big launch, Disney (DIS) announced that its new streaming service Disney+...

Google wants to be your bank: It will soon offer checking accounts

Google wants to be your bank: It will...

New York (USA) Nov 14: Silicon Valley continues to invade your wallet.

Americans now have a record $14 trillion in debt

Americans now have a record $14 trillion in...

New York (USA) Nov 14: US households are now sitting on a record $14 trillion in mortgages, credit cards, student...

McLaren unveils $1.7 million supercar with no roof and a windshield made of air

McLaren unveils $1.7 million supercar with no roof...

New York (USA) Nov 14: The new McLaren Elva supercar costs $1.7 million, not including options like a sound system...

Alibaba wants to raise billions by listing its shares in Hong Kong

Alibaba wants to raise billions by listing its...

London (UK) Nov 14: Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has announced plans to raise up to $13.4 billion by issuing shares...

Apple & ex-HBO chief to team up?

Apple & ex-HBO chief to team up?

Washington DC (USA) Nov 13: Former HBO CEO Richard Plepler is reportedly close to signing a program development deal with...

Artifacts Returned to Afghanistan From Britain

Artifacts Returned to Afghanistan From Britain

Kabul (Afghanistan) Nov 13: Sculptures of nine buddha heads, and a torso, are being returned to Afghanistan from Britain.

Warren uses battle with billionaires as fundraising ploy

Warren uses battle with billionaires as fundraising ploy

Washington DC (USA) Nov 13: Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren has found herself at the receiving end of criticism from a...

Nike to end Amazon pilot program: Report

Nike to end Amazon pilot program: Report

Washington DC (USA) Nov 13: Nike will end a long-term pilot program with Amazon where it sold a limited assortment...

NBA looks to US-China trade deal progress to resolve Hong Kong tweet dispute: Report

NBA looks to US-China trade deal progress to...

Washington DC (USA) Nov 13: NBA officials may be counting on successful trade negotiations between the U.S. and China to...

For 'Joy of Cooking' revision, editors mixed marriage, food

For 'Joy of Cooking' revision, editors mixed marriage,...

New York (USA) Nov 13: Imagine carefully testing several thousand recipes for a beloved cookbook. Then imagine coming up...

The price of tomatoes

The price of tomatoes

Islamabad (Pakistan) Nov 13: AT a press conference called to tout the government's achievement in stabilising the economy, and to...

SBP allows $10,000 advance payment for raw material imports

SBP allows $10,000 advance payment for raw material...

Islamabad (Pakistan) Nov 13: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Tuesday allowed advance payments of up to $10,000 or...