Thu, 22 Nov 2018

Dow plunges over 550 points, turning negative for the year

NEW YORK, U.S. - Extending a pre-Thanksgiving rout, U.S. stocks fell sharply on Tuesday, sparked by disappointing earnings from several ...

Several users globally complain of Facebook, Instagram crash

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Facebook and Instagram users in several parts of the world complained about not being able to access ...

After Bitcoin bloodbath, digital currencies to fall further

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a matter of a week, Bitcoin has lost nearly a third of its value, dropping ...

Asian markets reel after downfall of Nissan chairman

SYDNEY, Australia – Stock indices in Japan fell on Tuesday, dragging the Asian region down with them. Japan is caught ...

Nasdaq leads U.S. markets lower

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. stocks had a wild ride on Monday, falling sharply, recouping some lost ground, and ...

Airport in China's Urumqi to expand in project worth $6 bn

BEIJING, China - Chinese authorities have approved the expansion of one of the country's airports, which is set to serve ...

Dark Web hosting provider hacked, thousands of sites down

BERLIN, Germany - One of the world's largest providers of Dark Web hosting services, Daniel's Hosting, suffered a cyberattack last ...

Fantastic Beasts 2 marks slow start at home, soars globally

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - While delivering an underwhelming performance domestically, the sequel of the movie that left Harry Potter fans thrilled ...

Instagram notifies some users about exposed passwords

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Instagram has sent out notifications to some of its users, informing them that their passwords have accidentally ...

Asian stock markets move higher, although Australia slips

SYDNEY, Australia – Stocks on Asian market largely rose on Monday, despite back-and-forth jabs from both China and the United ...

As Facebook Faces Fire, Heat Turns Up on No. 2 Sandberg

NEW YORK - For the past decade, Sheryl Sandberg has been the poised, reliable second-in-command to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, ...

Retail Disappointments, Energy Decline Hit Wall Street

NEW YORK - U.S. stocks extended their recent selloff on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 hitting a three-week low, as ...

K-Pop band BTS breaks global event cinema record

Washington DC, [USA] Nov 20 (ANI): Korean boy band BTS broke the global event cinema record surpassing English boy band ...

Apple, Trade Woes Sink Stocks; Growth Worries Drag on Dollar

NEW YORK - World stock markets fell Monday as worries about softening demand for the iPhone dragged down shares of ...

Apple's stock rout starts and ends with the iPhone

Apple's stock, once a safe haven from market turmoil, is more than 20 percent below all-time highs and clinging to ...

October was the worst month for hedge funds in three years

October saw hedge funds notch their worst collective monthly performance since January 2016, according to industry benchmark Preqin ...

Facebook's Top Brass Say They Knew Nothing About Definers. Don't Believe Them.

Facebook is caught up in a disinformation campaign of its own making. ...

One Downward Retail Trend That's Not All Amazon's Fault

Teens are abandoning the once-popular retail floor. ...

Mark Zuckerberg Responds To Times Facebook Report: 'I Learned About This Yesterday'

Facebook sought to undermine critics by linking them to George Soros, a New York Times report found. ...

Here Are Some Of The Most Outrageous Perks Cities Offered Amazon

From free pets to street-naming rights, cities and states were willing to hand over more than just tax breaks to ...

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Dublin set to witness one of the coldest weeks of winter

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Met Eireann has said that this week, Dublin is set to witness one of its coldest ...

Justice at last for victims of Kampuchea

THE HAGUE, Netherlands – It was a historic day for the International Court on Friday and for the people of ...

Mbalula: ANC will put criticism of its supporters first

The African National Congress (ANC) will put the criticism of its supporters first and will aim to take remedial action ...

SA state departments and SOEs waste R2.5bn - AG finds

R2.5bn down the drain. This is the amount of money the Auditor-General of South Africa (AGSA) found to have been ...

Indonesia frees Bali Nine drug smuggler Lawrence from prison

The first member of the "Bali Nine" heroin-trafficking gang was released from prison on Wednesday after serving 13 years, in ...

US Calls for Credible Elections in DR Congo

The United States is calling for peaceful and credible elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where campaigns for next ...

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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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