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Samsung's global brand value ranks 5th for first time

Samsung's global brand value ranks 5th for first...

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 20: Samsung Electronics Co., the world's leading maker of smartphones and memory chips, said Tuesday its...

China's loan prime rates remain unchanged

China's loan prime rates remain unchanged

Beijing (China), Oct 20: China's one-year loan prime rate (LPR), a market-based benchmark lending rate, came in at 3.85 percent...

Second corona wave further stresses Sri Lankan finance and leasing companies' credit profiles - Fitch Report

Second corona wave further stresses Sri Lankan finance...

Colombo (Sri Lanka), Oct 20: The risk of a second coronavirus wave, together with weak borrower sentiment in an already...

SK hynix to buy Intel's NAND memory chip unit for US$9 billion

SK hynix to buy Intel's NAND memory chip...

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 20: SK hynix Inc., South Korea's No. 2 chipmaker, said Tuesday that it will buy the...

Washington AG to file second campaign finance disclosure lawsuit against Google

Washington AG to file second campaign finance disclosure...

Washington DC (USA) Oct 20: Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson said in a press release Monday that he intends to...

Stocks sink on dashed hopes for stimulus

Stocks sink on dashed hopes for stimulus

New York (USA) Oct 20: Wall Street was on a wild ride Monday, with the Dow swinging between highs and...

France proposes rescue plan for Bridgestone plant

France proposes rescue plan for Bridgestone plant

Paris (France), Oct 20: The French government has presented Japanese tire maker Bridgestone with a restructuring plan to save its...

Iraq plans to fully invest in associated gas by end of 2023

Iraq plans to fully invest in associated gas...

Baghdad (Iraq), Oct 20: The Iraqi Oil Ministry confirmed on Monday that it has plans to fully invest in the...

SK Telecom to launch 5G mixed reality content in Hong Kong

SK Telecom to launch 5G mixed reality content...

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 20: SK Telecom Co., South Korea's largest wireless carrier, said Tuesday it partnered with Hong Kong's...

Asia remains largest origin of imports to Uganda in August

Asia remains largest origin of imports to Uganda...

Kampala (Uganda), Oct 20: Asia remained Uganda's main source of imports in August though the share was reduced to 34.1...

Japan's financial regulators to inspect TSE

Japan's financial regulators to inspect TSE

Tokyo (Japan), Oct 20: Japan's financial regulators will conduct an on-site inspection at the Tokyo Stock Exchange in connection with...

Daewoo Shipbuilding develops world's first metalworking robot

Daewoo Shipbuilding develops world's first metalworking robot

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 20: Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. said Tuesday it has developed an AI robot for...

184 countries and economies have joined COVAX: WHO chief

184 countries and economies have joined COVAX: WHO...

Geneva (Switzerland), Oct 20: A total of 184 countries and economies have now joined COVAX, an international initiative co-led by...

South Korea to lift export ban on mask filters

South Korea to lift export ban on mask...

Seoul (South Korea), Oct 20: South Korea said Tuesday it will lift the export ban on nonwoven fabrics this week...

Malaria-free Bastar Campaign succeeds with 65 per cent reduction in malaria cases

Malaria-free Bastar Campaign succeeds with 65 per cent...

Raipur (Chattisgarh) [India], October 20 (ANI/NewsVoir): The Malaria-free Bastar campaign is emerging as a huge success in the Bastar region...

Wacom One launched in India with a complete 'Digital Starter Kit'

Wacom One launched in India with a complete...

New Delhi [India], October 20 (ANI/NewsVoir): Wacom announces the launch of Wacom One, an entry-level 13" pen display for a...

Forevermark launches three stores in the country with trusted partner, Fortofino

Forevermark launches three stores in the country with...

Ludhiana (Punjab) [India], October 20 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Forevermark, the diamond brand from the De Beers Group launched three more doors...

L&T Technology Services reports strong revenue and profit growth in Q2FY21

L&T Technology Services reports strong revenue and profit...

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 20 (ANI/BusinessWire India): L&T Technology Services Limited, India's leading pure-play engineering services company, announced its results...

Raheja Developers adjudged 'Best Employer' in the Real Estate Category by IBRF

Raheja Developers adjudged 'Best Employer' in the Real...

New Delhi [India], October 20 (ANI/NewsVoir): Raheja Developers, one of the most trusted real estate companies in Delhi NCR, has...

Kotti Srikanth, owner of The Diamond Store by Chandubhai (A unit of Hallmark Jewellers) achieves the New Guinness World Record for Most Diamonds Set in One Ring

Kotti Srikanth, owner of The Diamond Store by...

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] October 20 (ANI/PRNewswire): The New Guinness World Record for Most Diamonds Set in One Ring is achieved...

Air Transat lays off half of its remaining flight attendants, closes Vancouver base

Air Transat lays off half of its remaining...

Ottawa (Canada) October 20: The Canadian Union of Public Employees says 128 Air Transat flight attendants - more than half...

ECC baulks at raising wheat support price by 25pc

ECC baulks at raising wheat support price by...

Islamabad (Pakistan) October 20: Caught between political and economic compulsions, a special meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of...

USA based Bottlecapps announces major expansion into the Indian market

USA based Bottlecapps announces major expansion into the...

New Delhi [India], Oct 19 (ANI/India PR Distribution): BOTTLECAPPS is the Fastest Growing Beverage Alcohol Platform in the United States...

Japan's half-year exports log sharpest drop in over decade

Japan's half-year exports log sharpest drop in over...

Tokyo (Japan), Oct 19: Japan's exports in the first half of fiscal 2020 dropped 19.2 percent compared to a year...

Vietnam's top legislature to open 10th session to review socio-economic plans

Vietnam's top legislature to open 10th session to...

Hanoi (Vietnam), Oct 19: The 10th session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) of Vietnam, the country's top legislature, will...

Japan: Shrimp farm in Okinawa hit by infectious disease

Japan: Shrimp farm in Okinawa hit by infectious...

Tokyo (Japan), Oct 19: An infectious disease has killed a large number of shrimps at an aqua farm in Japan's...

Europe telecoms group denounces bans on Chinese equipment vendors

Europe telecoms group denounces bans on Chinese equipment...

Brussels (Belgium), Oct 19: A pan-European telecoms association has warned against banning Chinese equipment vendors, saying that the consequences would...