Sat, 24 Aug 2019

Multi-billionaire David Koch survived 27 years after death sentence

NEW YORK, New York - One of the richest men in the world died on Friday.Multi-billionaire David Koch, who with ...

Irish government urges businesses to prepare for Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland - With 10 weeks to go to the Brexit deadline on 31 October, the Irish government is urging ...

End of week rally for shares in Asia

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia rose across the board on Friday, setting European shares alight as well.In Japan the ...

Little movement in U.S. stocks, pound jumps

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks had an unremarkable day on Thursday. Solid data on the employment front provided ...

More Irish people returning home to live, than leaving the country

DUBLIN, Ireland - 'Returning to Ireland', a new online information portal for Irish emigrants seeking to move back to Ireland ...

Little movement in Asian stocks

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks were little moved in Asian trading on Thursday.The Nikkei 225 rose 9.44 points or 0.05% to ...

New European HQ for ActiveCampaign to be in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - A Chicago-headquartered email marketing, sales & marketing automation, and CRM software company is to open an office ...

U.S. stocks gain, Dow jumps 241 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rose strongly on Wednesday as retailers reported positive earnings and the minutes of ...

US, China Boost Tariffs on Each Other; Trump Always Open to Talks

VOA State Department Correspondent Nike Ching contributed to this report.WHITE HOUSE - The trade war between Washington and Beijing further ...

Vadilal reports revenue of Rs 258 crore in quarter ended June FY20

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], Aug 24 (ANI): Vadilal Industries said on Saturday its consolidated revenue from operations moved up to Rs ...

US dollar weakens amid concerns over trade tensions with China

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 24 (ANI): The US dollar on Friday (local time) fell sharply amid concerns over country's recent ...

Bolsonaro mulls deploying army to combat Amazon fires

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said Friday he is considering deploying the army to help combat fires raging in the Amazon ...

West's Divisions Empowering China and Russia, Analysts Warn

China and Russia believe they can behave as they want and have impunity to crush dissent because Western states are ...

PRRD leads inauguration of the 7.5MWp solar power plant in Romblon

Odiongan, Romblon, August 23 (PIA) -- President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Wednesday led the inauguration and ceremonial switch-on of the ...

China to Raise Tariffs on Another $75 Billion in US Goods

White House correspondent Steve Herman and State Department correspondent Nike Ching contributed to this reportChina will raise tariffs on $75 ...

Powell Says Fed Will Aid Economy But No Clear Hint on Rates

WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Friday that President Donald Trump's trade wars have complicated the Fed's ability ...

Sitharaman announces withdrawal of surcharge on capital gains on FPIs

New Delhi, Aug 23 (ANI): The surcharge levied in the union budget on short-term and long-term capital gains of foreign ...

Standard Bank sees its west African growth taking off from 2020

Standard Bank expects its investment into French-speaking West African countries to start taking off once its Ivory Coast business becomes ...

Northam posts record operating profit in full-year earnings

Northam Platinum [JSE: NHM] has reported a record operating profit of R2.4bn for the full year to the end of ...

Q&A: What's behind the rand's severe wobbles?

The rand in recent weeks weakened to above R15/$, which analysts have attributed to international developments such as trade war ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to New York Statesman.

More Information

International

Section
African children forced from school by conflict

A surge in "deliberate" attacks against students, teachers and schools in West and Central Africa has led to a tripling ...

After 34 years, Rotary and partners to nail global polio-eradication

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo - What started out as an extraordinary ambition for a global service group 34 years ago, ...

Disaster risk reduction a must for nations in Asia Pacific, says ESCAP

Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, ...

U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...

Afghanistan War claims lives of two more U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in action in Afghanistan.Their deaths, confirmed by a statement from NATO, ...

Filipino students need to know about Holocaust, says Israel

PASIG CITY, Philippines - Israeli has formally requested the story of the Holocaust be added to the education curriculum in ...

Movie Review

The Little Stranger
Little Stranger

Featured story

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 ...

Read More