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After decades of development, humanoid robots ready to be rolled out

TOKYO, Japan: Jumping on the bandwagon of building humanoid robots, Japanese electronics and entertainment conglomerate Sony Group Corp said it ...

As Canadian dollar falls, nation's exports rise

MONTREAL, Canada: Data released this week showed that Canada's exports rose in October, mainly driven by pharmaceutical products and the ...

BP says work on hydrogen power moving quickly

LONDON, England: As the governments of major economies are funding the development of green fuels to decarbonize, BP chief executive ...

Nasdaq Composite rises more than 1 percent on steady jobless claims

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were bought up on Thursday, with all the major indices finishing with appreciable ...

New Zealand laws to require Facebook, Google to pay for news

WELLINGTON, New Zealand: The government of New Zealand said it will introduce a law requiring major online digital companies, such ...

China to sell electric vehicles in Japan in 2023

TOKYO, Japan: China's BYD Co's said it would start selling its first electric vehicles in Japan early next year.China's BYD, ...

Change comes to US auto union as reformers win elections

DETROIT, Michigan: In an election triggered by a federal bribery and embezzlement scandal involving former United Auto Workers (UAW) union ...

U.S. stocks take breather, Nasdaq Composite slips 56 points

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the U.S. and around the world fell on Wednesday although losses were mostly ...

Hearing aids now sold without prescriptions in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: Hearing aids can now be sold without prescriptions from a doctor in the U.S., making it easier and ...

Musk confirms that apple to resume advertising on Twitter

SEATTLE, Washington: Amazon.com is planning to resume advertising on Twitter, pending some security tweaks to the company's ads platform, purchasing ...

Mexico, US plan joint strategy to lure businesses back to N. America

WASHINGTON D.C.: Mexico's government announced that Mexican Economy Minister Raquel Buenrostro and U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo will draft ...

U.S. stocks trim losses towards close but Nasdaq Composite still loses 2%

NEW YORK, New York - Investors continued to bail out of U.S. stocks on Tuesday as mounting layoffs continued.Morgan Stanley ...

After Chinese bypass solar panel tariffs, US plans new restrictions

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Commerce Department gas says new duties on imports from some major Chinese solar panel makers will ...

United, Boeing in discussions for 'major' purchase of 787s

CHICAGO, Illinois: Reuters has reported that United Airlines and Boeing are close to reaching agreement for placing a major 787 ...

Recovery in travel industry helps AirAsia limit 3rd quarter losses

SINGAPORE: Benefiting from a strong rebound in travel and the easing of pandemic-related restrictions in Southeast Asia, the parent company ...

U.S., stock markets kick off new week with significant losses

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks decelerated sharply on Monday in an ominous start to a new week. Bond ...

2022 will see historic high farm incomes in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Agriculture reported that as producers are benefitting from high global grain and oilseed demand ...

Pfizer to spend $2.5 bln to expand Belgium, Irish factories

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Pfizer is set to invest more than $2.5 billion in its drug manufacturing operations in ...

Manufacturers predict US baby formula shortage to continue

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The infant formula shortage that has persisted in the U.S. for nearly a year, is ...

Russia may cut oil production over West's price cap: Putin

Moscow [Russia], December 9 (ANI): Russia may cut down oil production for countries that supported the West's 'stupid proposal' for ...

BJP MP Nishikant Dubey, Ravi Kishan introduce private member's bill for population control in Lok Sabha

New Delhi [India], December 9 (ANI): Two BJP MPs Nishikant Dubey and Ravi Kishan on Friday introduced the private member's ...

Ukraine can use American weapons to bomb Crimea FM

Kiev has agreed not to attack most Russian territory with US weapons, but this does not apply to the peninsula, ...

Steps taken by Centre to reduce reliance on import: Govt

New Delhi [India], December 9 (ANI): The government on Friday said that it has taken several steps to reduce import ...

Apple Plans to Move Production Outside of China

Taipei - The Wall Street Journal reports U.S. smartphone giant Apple Inc. is accelerating plans to move some China-based production ...

China's Xi to Hold Arab Summits on Saudi Trip

RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA - Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet Arab leaders at summits in Riyadh on Friday after striking ...

US planning to announce new sanctions against Russia, China

Washington [US], December 9 (ANI): The United States is planning to announce new sanctions against Russia and China on Friday, ...

Former NATO Chief Joins Calls to Better Arm Ukraine

washington - Former NATO Secretary-General Anders Rasmussen has joined a growing chorus of voices calling for the United States and ...

US seeks to block Microsoft's USD 69 billion takeover of Activision Blizzard

Washington [US], December 9 (ANI): The US government will try to block Microsoft's deal to acquire game developer and Xbox ...

Indian markets open on positive note, tracking global cues

Mumbai (Maharashtra)[India], December 9 (ANI): The domestic markets on Friday opened on a positive note, picking up cues from global ...

Loans get costlier in India as central bank raises repo rate

© Provided by Xinhua India's central bank has been raising the repo rate to tame rising inflation, resulting in a ...

Illegal migrants kept in cage by EU state media

The EU border agency Frontex has acknowledged the reports, promising to investigate the situation with migrants in BulgariaBulgarian border guards ...

Xi meets with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas

© Provided by Xinhua RIYADH, Dec. 8 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday met with Palestinian President Mahmoud ...

US Seeks to Stop Microsoft's $69B Bid for Games Maker Activision

WASHINGTON - The Biden administration filed a complaint on Thursday aimed at blocking tech giant Microsoft's $69 billion bid to ...

Holmes' Former Partner Gets Nearly 13 Years in Theranos Case

san jose, california - Former Theranos executive Ramesh 'Sunny' Balwani was sentenced Wednesday to nearly 13 years in prison for ...

India's rise would depend on absolute GDP, per capita income: Uday Kotak

New Delhi [India], December 8 (ANI): Highlighting the country's potential to further strengthen its economy, Kotak Mahindra Bank MD and ...

UK braces for Christmas disruptions as strikes extend

© Provided by Xinhua UK Home Secretary Suella Braverman on Thursday urged people who plan to travel abroad to "think ...

Variable income for gig workers linked to health issues: Study

Washington [US], December 8 (ANI): According to research published by the American Psychological Association, Gig workers, waiters, salespeople, and others ...

Robust historical ties between India, Maldives getting stronger

Male [Maldives], December 8 (ANI): India and Maldives enjoy historical ties which is getting stronger in the modern era. It ...

Member states press EU to ease Russia sanctions FT

Some nations are reportedly urging for exemptions on food exports from the countryLeading EU member states have been calling on ...

NGO trying to change global perception around JK: Author

Washington [US], December 8 (ANI): Global media coverage of Kashmir is just the latest example of how without proper information ...

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Nasdaq Composite slides 77 points Friday, U.S. dollar under the hammer

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks made tepid rises on Friday before succumbing to a wave of selling late ...

After decades of development, humanoid robots ready to be rolled out

TOKYO, Japan: Jumping on the bandwagon of building humanoid robots, Japanese electronics and entertainment conglomerate Sony Group Corp said it ...

As Canadian dollar falls, nation's exports rise

MONTREAL, Canada: Data released this week showed that Canada's exports rose in October, mainly driven by pharmaceutical products and the ...

BP says work on hydrogen power moving quickly

LONDON, England: As the governments of major economies are funding the development of green fuels to decarbonize, BP chief executive ...

Nasdaq Composite rises more than 1 percent on steady jobless claims

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were bought up on Thursday, with all the major indices finishing with appreciable ...

New Zealand laws to require Facebook, Google to pay for news

WELLINGTON, New Zealand: The government of New Zealand said it will introduce a law requiring major online digital companies, such ...

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