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Turkey moves to ease tightening credit environment

ANKARA, Turkey - The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey has lowered reserve requirement ratios to improve liquidity in ...

Trump gets briefing on trade negotiations at Palm Beach retreat

PALM BEACH, Florida - U.S. President Donald Trump has been briefed on current discussions on trade, underway between the U.S., ...

flybmi goes into administration, customers left stranded

LONDON, UK - The UK has been rocked by the apparent failure of 32-year old regional airline flybmi which ceased ...

Report says credit card companies plan to lift commissions

NEW YORK, New York - Visa and Mastercard are planning to lift commissions on credit card transactions processed by U.S. ...

Where Ireland stands in relation to Brexit, McEntee

DUBLIN, Ireland - This week Ireland's Minister of State for European Affairs Helen McEntee briefed journalists on Ireland's position in ...

Nearly 10% of Myanmar people now lliving and working overseas

NAYPYIDAW,  Myanmar - Almost 10% of the population of Myanmar is now resident overseas. Migrant workers from the country have ...

Africa

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Rape and other sexual assaults rampant in South Sudan, says UN agency

Sexual violence in South Sudan has been rampant, prompting a call from the UN human rights office, OHCHR, for urgent ...

Extremist attack in Nigeria kills 4 civilians

Nigeria's military says four civilians are dead in an extremist attack in the northeast that targeted a mosque during morning ...

ANC MP defects to Manyi's ATM

The Office of the ANC Chief Whip in the National Assembly has confirmed the resignation of ANC MP Dr Zukile ...

Spanish priest, customs officers killed in Burkina Faso

A Spanish priest and four customs officers were killed in separate attacks by suspected jihadists in Burkina Faso, which is ...

DA launches new election billboard that targets load shedding

In the run-up to the 2019 national elections, the Democratic Alliance has launched a new billboard with the focus on ...

Kusal Perera makes big gains after heroic effort against South Africa

Dubai [UAE], Feb 17 (ANI): Sri Lanka batsman Kusal Perera has advanced an astonishing 58 places in the International Cricket ...

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Ireland's Keywords Studios acquires Canada's Snowed In

DUBLIN, Ireland - Following its successful acquisition of Hollywood-based Blindlight, Irish video-gaming company Keywords Studios has now announced its latest accomplishment. Keywords r ...

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