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Boeing deliveries slip to five-month low of 26 airplanes in July

July's Boeing data does, however, underscore industrial snags testing the aerospace industry after Airbus reported lower July deliveries on Monday

9 Aug 2022 11:33 pm
'Confident' first batch of Indian students will arrive soon: China

The Chinese side has been working intensively for the return of foreign students to China, Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin told a media briefing

9 Aug 2022 11:29 pm
Domino's Pizza quits Italy after 7 years as locals shun American pies

The US chain entered Italy in 2015 through a franchising agreement with ePizza SpA and planned to distinguish itself by providing a structured national delivery service

9 Aug 2022 11:25 pm
US indices struggle amid recession fears; Micron says sales may come down

Chipmaker Micron Tech says sales likely to come down; inflation data today

9 Aug 2022 11:21 pm
Linktree sacks 17% of employees in latest round of tech pink slips

With a reported 300-strong workforce, the mass layoff amounts to about 50 staff members

9 Aug 2022 11:01 pm
Russia launches Iranian satellite into orbit from southern Kazakhstan

Iran says the satellite is designed for scientific research including radiation and environmental monitoring for agricultural purposes

9 Aug 2022 10:57 pm
UK heading for recession on BOE view even with Liz Truss tax cuts

Tory leadership favourite has pledged $47-bn tax giveaways

9 Aug 2022 10:49 pm
New zoonotic virus hits China, 35 people infected, says report

A new type of animal-derived Henipavirus has so far infected people in Shandong and Henan provinces of China, official media here reported on Tuesday. The new type of Henipavirus (also named Langya henipavirus, LayV) was found in throat swab samples from febrile patients in eastern China, state-run Global Times quoted media reports. Scholars who participated in the study pointed out that this newly discovered Henipavirus, which may have come from animals, is associated with some febrile cases, a

9 Aug 2022 10:47 pm
Warren Buffett's company has bet over $45 billion on the oil sector

Occidental's stock jumped nearly 5% Tuesday to trade for USD 62.89 after Buffett revealed his latest purchases of nearly 6.7 million Occidental shares worth more than USD 400 million.

9 Aug 2022 10:45 pm
Crypto mixer Tornado's accounts disabled after US sanctions: Report

Tornado Cash allowed users to obfuscate their crypto transactions; the Treasury alleged that North Korean hackers and other entities had relied on it to launder illicit gains totaling more than $7 bn

9 Aug 2022 10:42 pm
Eye on China, US President Joe Biden signs $280-billion CHIPS Act

Bill includes $52 bn in domestic semiconductor research and development

9 Aug 2022 10:36 pm
FBI raids Trump's Florida home as part of presidential records probe

Trump, who was in New York City at the time of the raid, said in a statement that Federal Bureau of Investigation agents were searching Mar-a-Lago

9 Aug 2022 10:32 pm
Joe Biden signs $280-billion CHIPS act in bid to boost US over China

The future of the chip industry is going to be made in America, Biden said, referring to the diminutive devices that power everything from smartphones to computers to automobiles.

9 Aug 2022 10:02 pm
Nasdaq slides 1% as chipmaker Micron's warning rekindles tech rout

Micron falls on lowered revenue forecast; semiconductor stocks drop for third session, down 27.3% YTD; Novavax falls 29% after cutting revenue view by half

9 Aug 2022 10:01 pm
China exports to Russia boom in return to near pre-war highs: Report

Russia bought $6.7 billion of goods in July from China, an increase of more than a third from the previous month and up by more than an annual 20 per cent

8 Aug 2022 9:32 pm
Biden's $430-billion climate and drug deal gets Senate's approval

Schumer said the legislation contains he boldest clean energy package in American history to fight climate change

8 Aug 2022 9:20 pm
Japan PM Kishida to reshuffle Cabinet amid Taiwan, inflation concerns

Japanese PM Fumio Kishida, announced he will likely reshuffle his Cabinet the next week to address a variety of issues including heightened tensions in the Taiwan Strait

6 Aug 2022 1:24 pm
N Korea calls Pelosi 'destroyer of international peace' over Taiwan visit

North Korea called US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi the worst destroyer of international peace and stability, accusing her of inciting anti-North Korea sentiment and enraging China

6 Aug 2022 9:24 am
Taiwan tensions could spark 'open conflicts', ASEAN Ministers warn

The Southeast Asian Foreign Ministers expressed concern over Taiwan as China began the massive military drills around Taiwan and warned that the situation could spark open conflicts.

4 Aug 2022 1:30 pm
Factory explosion in Bergerac in southwest France leaves 8 injured

An explosion in a factory in the city of Bergerac in southwest France left eight people injured, one in critical condition, a French daily has reported.

4 Aug 2022 9:20 am
Nancy Pelosi departs Taiwan after visit that fuelled US-China rift

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi departed Taiwan on Wednesday after meeting with the president and other officials in a visit that heightened tensions with China. Pelosi and five other members of Congress were headed to South Korea, the next stop on an Asia tour that also includes Singapore, Malaysia and Japan. In Taiwan, she said her delegation was showing their commitment to the self-governing island that China claims and says must come under its control. China staged military drills after her ar

3 Aug 2022 5:31 pm