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Dow Jones drops 256 points Friday, dollar shatters

NEW YORK, New York - With the Trump administration in disarray and a growing concern globally that the country's chief ...

Economic growth in China slows to three-decades low

BEIJING, China - The U.S.-China trade war cotnues to batter the Chinese economy, with third quarter GDP slowing to its ...

Stock markets in Asia mixed on Friday, pound flirts with 1.2900

SYDNEY, Australia - Japan's stock markets made headway on Friday, but the rest of the region languished.The British pound was ...

Trump administration to lose another top official

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry is to quit the Trump administration.Perry, according to U.S. President Donald Trump ...

U.S. stocks advance on Brexit breakthrough

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. markets welcomed a breakthrough in the ongoing Brexit saga with UK Prime Minister Boris ...

Finance Ministry in Japan to restrict foreign investment in stocks

TOKYO, Japan - The Japanese Finance Ministry's proposal to restrict international investors in their equity investments in Japan, has come ...

Africa

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Venezuelans win seat on Human Rights Council despite U.S. opposition

NEW YORK, New York - Despite fierce opposition by the United States, Venezuela won a seat on the UN Human ...

UNHCR chief applauds Zambia's openness to refugees

UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi called for additional humanitarian and development support for Zambia, where he witnessed first ...

South Africans don't support feuding parties - DA's Makashule Gana

As many speculate over which DA leader will replace former federal council chairperson James Selfe, the party's chairperson of the ...

Despite Surge in Hate Crimes, Feds Prosecute Fewer Cases

WASHINGTON - At a time when hate crimes are on the rise in the United States, federal prosecutions of such ...

Trade wars to impact flow of capital, goods and services: Sitharaman

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 19 (ANI): Increased trade integration, geopolitical uncertainties, and high accumulated debt levels necessitate strong global coordination, ...

Govt's 2030 vision for energy irrelevant if Eskom fails - Cosatu

Now that government has finalised its vision for the country's energy mix for the next decade, attention can be turned ...

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