Wed, 24 Apr 2019

New York City company selects Galway as new international HQ

GALWAY, Ireland - A major technology company based in New York City is to establish its first international hub at ...

Australian All Ordinaries closes higher, rest of Asia flat

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly flat on Tuesday, however the Australian marked surged in its first day ...

Asian Development Bank to support renewable power projects in Pacific

MANILA, Philippines - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved an umbrella facility of up to $100 million which will ...

Little movement on U.S. markets as investors take extended break

NEW YORK, New York - A boost in the price of energy stocks failed to ignite a flat market on ...

Asian and European nations set to have oil supplies from Iran stop

SINGAPORE - U.S. State Department officials say an announcement is to be made on Monday that waivers allowing companies to ...

African information technology industry gets boost with outsourcing

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Amidst bustling Addis Ababa, a revolution in homegrown Ethiopian software is brewing.  Gebeya  believes it can supply talent ...

Prosper Funding of San Francisco and Phoenix hit with $3 million fine

WASHINGTON DC - A San Francisco-based company agreed to pay a fine of $3 million for miscalculating and materially overstating ...

Uber woos Japanese and Saudi backers

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Japanese companies Toyota Motor Corp., and DENSO Corporation, together with the Saudi Arabian-backed SoftBank Vision Fund ...

Japan's PM Vows to Help France in Rebuilding Notre Dame

PARIS - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is pledging to help France rebuild the fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral. Abe stopped ...

Twitter Shares Jump; Growth Attributed to Fight Against Abuse

NEW YORK - Shares in Twitter Inc jumped 13 percent Tuesday after the social media company reported quarterly revenue above ...

Brazilian Markets Boosted as Pension Reform Vote to Go Ahead

BRASILIA - Brazil's government reached a deal with lawmakers on Tuesday paving the way for a congressional committee to vote ...

Overseas Tech Workers Warn of 'Race to Bottom' in China Overtime Row

Overseas tech workers have come out in support of colleagues in China, warning of a "race to the bottom" following ...

Twitter still struggling to grow, says monthly report

Washington D.C [U.S.A], Apr 23 (ANI): Despite the addition of new users this year, Twitter, in its monthly report, has ...

Microsoft will retain MS Paint in Windows 10, for now

California [USA], April 23 (ANI): We all felt sorry for our dear MS Paint when Microsoft announced its demise after ...

Netflix to sell $2bn of bonds in return to junk market

Netflix is returning to the junk-bond market to fund its content expansion as the company comes under pressure from media ...

JSE closes firmer as weaker rand lifts rand hedges

The JSE eked out gains on Tuesday mainly on the back of gains recorded in resources and rand hedges which ...

Mbeki: There's nothing to gain from nationalising the Reserve Bank

Nothing meaningful can be gained from nationalising the Reserve Bank, former president Thabo Mbeki has said. He was speaking alongside ...

Greek 2018 Primary Budget Surplus Exceeds Forecasts

ATHENS - Greece's budget performance in 2018 was better than expected following some revenue-boosting measures by the government. According to ...

Late trading wipes out early gains at stock markets

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 23 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices erased morning gains and turned red in the last trading hour ...

Big Democratic Field Taking Shape for 2020 US Presidential Race

The largest Democratic field in the modern U.S. political era is lining up to seek the party's 2020 presidential nomination ...

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SABC axes COO Chris Maroleng

The South African Broadcasting Corporation has terminated the employment contract of Chief Operations Officer Chris Maroleng, according to a statement ...

Radio stations taken off air for hosting opposition leader

This statement was originally published on hrnjuganda.org on 18 April 2019. Police and the Resident District Commissioner (RDC) in Mubende ...

Burma urged to protect media freedom in Constitution

This statement was originally published on ipi.media on 11 April 2019. The International Press Institute (IPI) has joined a group ...

Does spelling matter to radio? Depends whether you're on it or in it - radioinfo

Image: Shutterstock Comment from Peter Saxon. Its been a few years since we addressed language used on-air. Back in 2016 ...

OTI to FCC- Broadcasters Should Not Get Extra Channels - Multichannel

OTI to FCC: Broadcasters Should Not Get Extra Channels Multichannel News New America's Open Technology Institute, whose funders include Google, ...

Former NFL lineman, Pa. native Ross Tucker joins Eagles preseason broadcast team - PhillyVoice

Former NFC East lineman, Pa. native Ross Tucker joins Eagles preseason broadcast team PhillyVoice.com Ross Tucker, a Wyomissing native who ...

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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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