Lebanon’s share from the potential gas revenues will be at least 55 percent and this is line with the world average, Energy and Water Minister Cesar Abi Khalil said Friday.
The Great Recession is a speck in the rear-view mirror for America’s financial markets. They’ve advanced far beyond precrisis levels. In fact, Goldman Sachs says you can go back a century before 2
For decades, investors, analysts, busybodies, columnists and gossips have loved to chew over the ultimate media-dynasty question: When Rupert Murdoch was at long last forced to step down – whether f
Lebanon’s ability to weather the crisis sparked last month by the premier’s now-rescinded resignation has increased confidence in its economy, the governor of the country’s Central Bank said Fri
Mechanics working for Allegiant Air filed a petition to unionize, following the lead of flight attendants and pilots who reached labor pacts over the past year with managers of the Las Vegas-based dis
An involuntary bankruptcy petition involving the SpeedVegas driving experience attraction south of Las Vegas is being converted to a voluntary action in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Delaware.
A local developer kicked off a project that would bring a hotel tower, eateries and an apartment complex next to the Palms.
Capital & Counties has acquired the long leasehold interest in 15-17 Long Acre & 27b Floral Street in Covent Garden for £79million
Namibia's economy plunged deeper into recession in the third quarter as declines in the construction and trade sectors eclipsed growth in manufacturing and mining
Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa has opened the one-day extra ordinary congress of the governing ZANU-PF party and pledged to be the President of a united and non-racial Zimbabwe.
Dementia is a collection of symptoms that can occur due to a variety of possible diseases. The symptoms include impairments in thought, communication, and memory.But, according to a recent research, b
Can food serve as a medicine? Sometimes, yes. It's becoming clear in recent years that what you eat can be highly effective in preventing or reversing some health problems, especially chronic constipa
Singer Sinitta is ready to spill "juicy" secrets about her life in a new autobiography.
Actress Richa Chadha says the reach of radio is unmatched in comparison to any other medium.
The Fortis Memorial hospital in Gurugram charged 1,208-1,737 per cent more than procurement price for much of the medical equipment, including disposable syringes and three way stop cocks, to the pare
US stocks ended higher on Friday with all three major indices closing at record highs, as investors awaited details of a Republican tax bill that is expected to be released later in the day.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice and AT&T Inc have held unsuccessful settlement talks over the wireless and pay-TV company's bid to buy movie and TV show maker Time Warner Inc ,
NEW YORK (Reuters) - World shares gained on Friday and Wall Street opened higher on U.S. tax legislation optimism, while the U.S. yield curve hit its flattest in a decade after the Federal Reserve hik
ROME (Reuters) - Italy's state holding company CDP [CDP.UL] and Intesa Sanpaolo have signed a non-binding agreement to join ArcelorMittal's bid to buy Italian steelmaker Ilva, a source close to the
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - French energy group Engie SA , Spain's Elecnor , India's Sterlite Power Grid and Brazilian company Neoenergia SA were among winners in a government auction of licenses to build
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Venezuela is more likely to default on its sovereign bonds than on those of state-run oil company PDVSA given how essential the latter's cash flow is to the country's fortunes, bo
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Shares gained worldwide on Friday and Wall Street notched closing record highs on U.S. tax legislation optimism, while the U.S. yield curve turned its flattest in a decade after t
Hollywood director Sir Peter Jackson has finally broken his silence on Harvey Weinstein and has come up with some really hard-hitting facts.According to E! Online, the 56-year-old filmmaker opened up
Actor and producer Matt Damon has come under the scanner of the Twitterati after making some controversial comments about sexual misconduct in a new interview.In a recent interview with a leading chan
Hollywood actresses Ashley Judd and Mira Sorvino have spoken out after Sir Peter Jackson said the Weinstein brothers made an effort to blacklist both the actresses from starring in the 'Lord of the Ri
Renowned television personality and best-selling author Kelly Cutrone has joined the list of women who have accused the hip-hop producer Russell Simmons of sexual misconduct.According to Page Six, Cut
A strong 6.5-magnitude earthquake rocked Indonesia's main island of Java, leaving at least one person dead and rattling nerves in the capital Jakarta.
There was no immediate indication of a tsunami,
Austria's conservatives and the far-right agreed a coalition deal today, two months after elections that saw the Alpine country move to the right and capping a year of successes for Europe's nation
Four Palestinians were killed and hundreds wounded today in clashes with Israeli forces as tens of thousands demonstrated against Washington's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
Government plans to re-introduce the Kenya ICT Practitioners Bill 2016
About half a million small-scale farmers have benefited from training on how to add value to their produce.
Transit time for cross-border cargo slashed by a tenth following the introduction of a new vehicle tracking system.
Tanzanian President John Magufuli ordered the central bank on Wednesday to
Telecom operators, auditors may be compelled to help bring evidence on cross-border violations of the capital markets
The retailer has a stringent contract award system where it charges extra fees known as pay-to-stay and listing fees
Devolved units accused of widespread mismanagement of public resources
Industrial capacity cooperation between China and Africa is poised to grow stronger
Global fashion brand Michael Kors is to stop using real fur in its products.
U.S. stocks moved broadly higher in late-afternoon trading Friday, placing the major indexes on course for new highs. Technology companies, banks and health care stocks were among the biggest gainers.
Orlando’s housing market next year is expected to see reduced price growth that is likely to delay full recovery from the decade-old real estate bust for years, economists say. Economists from the N
Wyoming Secretary of State Ed Murray has been accused of sexually assaulting an 18-year-old who was interning the summer after high school at the law firm where Murray worked after graduating from law
The same day the Federal Communications Commission voted to repeal Obama-era net neutrality legislation, President Donald Trump stood in the Roosevelt Room of the White House next to a large pile of p
The landmark Citizens United case and related campaign finance laws may be facilitating Russia’s attempt to subvert U.S. democracy, the Dallas News reports. According to an analysis of public campai
The Republican Party’s tax plan, already expected to boost the bank accounts of the highest-earning Americans, just got sweeter for the one percent. The GOP has completed its final tax plan, whi
Four officers from the Austin Police Department, one in a black Santa hat and three others wearing black face masks, led a handcuffed man to an out-of-the-way corner where they tased and punched him,
Special Counsel Robert Mueller is set to meet with President Donald Trump’s lawyers next week as the probe into possible Russian collusion continues. According to CNN, sources think that the mee
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices were mixed on Friday, lingering below two-year highs as the continuing outage of a North Sea pipeline gave support, while climbing U.S. output and weak gasoline demand
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street's three major indexes climbed to record closing highs on Friday with broad-based gains as a long-awaited bill to cut corporate tax rates looked like it would win enoug
With Christmas on a Monday, most retailers have one less day to get packages delivered on time
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist says he was “stunned” by the termination
The state starts accepting medical pot business license requests Friday, but not every community allows them yet
Next year’s rising inflation and capex uptick could make this recovery feel “normal” at last.
Police say the victim was shot in the back by two armed suspects and is currently recovering from his injuries.
Republican senators Marco Rubio and Bob Corker said they planned to support the GOP tax plan, bolstering the chances of passage as party leaders planned to release final details of the plan later Frid
Media buyers, prepare: The days of just one measurement provider may be numbered.
HALIFAX - Following years of controversy and delays Halifax's new convention centre officially opened its doors Friday, with officials voicing confidence the massive development can attract the needed
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey residents could see their energy bills rise up to $41 annually to help bail out nuclear power plants under legislation lawmakers unveiled Friday, part of an effort t
For medicines under price control, the mark-ups that Fortis took were anywhere between 5% & 350%; for price control category, family was overbilled between 10-200%.
The defence ministry's Defence Procurement Procedure of 2016 allows 114 weeks for concluding a contract - in practice, an over-ambitious target