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Fed fails to cool economy as US sees 517,000 jobs created in January

WASHINGTON D.C.: Despite the efforts of the Federal Reserve Bank to cool the job market to help curb record-high inflation, ...

102,000 job firings in US high tech in December, according to report

WASHINGTON D.C.: A report released this week detailed how, in January, layoffs in the US reached a more than two-year ...

Shell Oil reveals record $40 billion profit in 2022

LONDON, England: Energy giant Shell Oil has announced a record profit of nearly $40 billion in 2022, capping an eventful ...

Seeking to stem losses, Intel to cut executive salaries

SANTA CLARA, California: One week after Intel forecasted lower-than-expected sales caused by a loss of market share to rivals and ...

Biden plan seeks to cut credit card fees, charges for apps

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of a wider policy drive to increase competition in consumer markets, President Joe Biden has announced ...

Washington ends export licenses for supplying China's Huawei

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration has stopped issuing export licenses to US companies seeking to ship most items to China's ...

Concerns about recession in Germany after economy shrinks in Q4

FRANKFURT, Germany: Data released this week showed that the German economy unexpectedly shrank in the fourth quarter of 2022, indicating ...

Boeing Plans to Cut About 2,000 Finance, HR Jobs in 2023

Seattle - Boeing plans to make staffing cuts in the aerospace company's finance and human resources departments in 2023, with ...

Turkey earthquake: Govt calls urgent meeting for humanitarian aid; Indigo offers free cargo movement

By Ashoke RajNew Delhi [India], February 7 (ANI): The government of India has called an urgent meeting with Indian carriers ...

Google opens ChatGPT rival Bard for testing: WSJ

Las Vegas (Nevada), San Francisco (California) [US], February 7 (ANI): Google is rolling out a new conversational artificial-intelligence service to ...

US to slap steep tariff on Russian aluminum Bloomberg

The measure would effectively ban US purchases of the metal from Russia, according to the news outletWashington plans to impose ...

Aero India 2023: Boeing says it is committed to growing local industry

New Delhi [India], February 7 (ANI): Boeing on Tuesday said it would be focusing its presence at Aero India 2023 ...

Britcoin UK Closer to Launching a Digital Currency

london - U.K. authorities said Monday British businesses and consumers are likely to need a digital version of the pound, ...

Bustling Chinese factories drive recovery into 2023

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Feb. 7 (Xinhua) -- In a workshop operated by Nanchang Highly Electrical Appliances Co., Ltd., ...

Relationship with India is solid, says OPEC Secretary General

By Shailesh YadavBengaluru (Karnataka) [India], February 7 (ANI): The relationship between India and Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is ...

Opposition again forces adjournments on Hindenburg-Adani row, RS Chairman says rules cannot be derailed for 'optical impressions'

New Delhi [India], February 6 (ANI): Opposition parties again forced adjournments in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha on Monday on ...

Dell Technologies plans to lay off 6650 workers

New Delhi [India], February 6 (ANI): Dell Technologies Inc. plans to lay off around 6,650 workers which are approx. 5% ...

Global investors snatch up Chinese yuan assets amid recovery prospects

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Feb. 6 (Xinhua) -- Bullish on China's head start in economic recovery in 2023, global ...

Indian stocks start fresh week in red; Adani Ports gains, other group shares decline

New Delhi [India], February 6 (ANI): Indian stock markets started the fresh week on a subdued note and lost nearly ...

India-US Technology Initiatives Launched with Eye on China

New Delhi - A technology and defense initiative by India and the United States aims at countering China and reducing ...

Expect RBI to pause repo rate hike in February policy: SBI Research

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 6 (ANI): The three-day Reserve Bank of India monetary policy committee meeting commenced on Monday with ...

Congress MP Pramod Tiwari moves Suspension of Business notice in Rajya Sabha to discuss "frauds in investment by LIC, SBI"

New Delhi [India], February 6 (ANI): Congress MP Pramod Tiwari on Monday moved a Suspension of Business notice in Rajya ...

Can Turkey's opposition parties wrestle power from Erdogan?

By John SolomouNicosia [Cyprus] February 6 (ANI): The six opposition parties in Turkey called the "Table of Six," which are ...

Former Pak Finance Minister Miftah Ismail says things to 'remain tight for a while' on economic front

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 6 (ANI): Former Pakistan Finance Minister Miftah Ismail has said that things on the economic front will ...

Global gold demand soared to decade high in 2022: World Gold Council

New Delhi [India], February 5 (ANI): Annual gold demand in 2022 increased by 18 per cent on a yearly basis, ...

Pakistan, IMF at odds over Rs 900 billion fiscal gap

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 5 (ANI): The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the Government of Pakistan are at a stalemate over ...

Assam: State disaster management authority, PWD sign MoU for implementation of World Bank-funded project

Guwahati (Assam) [India], February 5 (ANI): Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) and Public Works (Building and NH) Department, Government ...

Sri Lanka Marks Independence Anniversary Amid Economic Woes

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Sri Lanka marked its 75th independence anniversary Saturday as a bankrupt nation, with many citizens angry, ...

Disney World Unions Vote Down Offer Covering 45,000 Workers

orlando, florida - Union members voted down a contract proposal covering tens of thousands of Walt Disney World service workers, ...

Measures in place to address excessive volatility in specific stocks, says SEBI amid Hindenburg-Adani row

New Delhi [India], February 5 (ANI): Even as opposition has been pressing its demand for a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) ...

IMF asks Pakistan to declare assets of government officials of grade 17 and above

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 4 (ANI): International Monetary Fund (IMF) has asked Pakistan to declare the assets of government officials of ...

India leads internationally in canvassing support for Sri Lanka, says Lankan envoy

By Ayushi AgarwalNew Delhi [India], February 4 (ANI): Lauding India's support for Sri Lanka during its worst economic crisis, Sri ...

Chinese property market crisis not over IMF

A large stock of unfinished housing is among the major problems to be addressed, the fund saysChina is still facing ...

UP to emerge as pharmaceutical hub in India: CM Yogi

Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India], February 4 (ANI): Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday said that Uttar Pradesh has immense potential ...

Committed to ensuring market integrity, says SEBI; refers to 'unusual price movement' in Adani group stocks

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 4 (ANI): In an apparent reference to the Adani group, the Securities and Exchange Board of ...

Pak MQM leader Altaf Hussain calls for documentation of plundered taxpayers money, assets

London [UK], February 4 (ANI): The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Altaf Hussain has called for the documentation of plundered ...

Sisodia writes to FM Sitharaman, demands Rs 927 cr for G20 preparations

New Delhi [India], February 4 (ANI): The Delhi government demanded funds from the central government for the preparations related to ...

IMF places new demands before Pakistan for holding policy-level talks next week

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 4 (ANI): The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has concluded its first round of "tough talks" with Pakistan ...

Microsoft's new Teams Premium tier is powered by OpenAI features

Washington [US], February 4 (ANI): Microsoft has now made its Teams Premium service available with features that are powered by ...

Pentagon will allow Ukraine fire long-range missiles at will

Munitions with 150-kilometer range are part of the newest weapons gift packageIt is up to the government in Kiev to ...

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US cancels over 1,800 flights due to ice storm

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After Biden tapped US oil reserves, House passes bill to end such uses

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Lightning limp home to face Sharks after ugly loss

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Suns' Devin Booker likely will return to face short-handed Nets

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