Euroins Romania, the insurer which has been in financial recovery since October 2015, has acquired the non-life insurances portfolio of ATE Insurance Romania, a subsidiary of the Greek Piraeus Bank. T
U.S. movie studio Paramount said Friday it was partnering with two Chinese film-industry companies in a deal that would reportedly see $1 billion in cash injected into the Hollywood giant
The Emergency Ordinance projects regarding the pardon and amendments to the Penal Codes are unacceptable and seem to be made to serve certain interests, warned president Klaus Iohannis, suggesting tha
WASHINGTON — Joe Piscopo resurrected his famed Frank Sinatra impersonation at a D.C. hotel Thursday night. Well, kind of. The comedian, who rose to fame portraying the Hoboken-born legend on
Romanian Luciana Lixandru was named partner at Accel, one of Europe’s largest venture capital firms which has invested in Facebook, Dropbox and Spotify. According to TechCrunch.com, Lixandru was previ
A drug designed to tranquilize elephants — 100 times more potent than fentanyl — is getting into the United States via an easy route — through the mail. National security analyst Juliette Kayyem says
Procter & Gamble offered a more upbeat outlook for organic sales growth this year as it reported quarterly organic sales growth across its segments. Quarterly net income rose to $7.88 billion.
In a deal that is estimated to be worth $600 million, Jack Ma and China are advancing to become major influencers in the sports world.
Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration is like a birthday party for a rich 8-year-old bully everyone at school hates. Nobody wants to go, but everyone is afraid of suffering his wrath should he inte
(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures treaded water on Friday ahead of Donald Trump's inauguration as the 45th U.S. President.
After eight years of an on-again, off-again courtship of the world’s 1.5 billion Muslims in what he called a “new beginning” between America and Islam, President Barack Obama is leav
DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - Oil executives and Middle East producers are concerned that trade tensions between the United States and China risk clouding the outlook for global energy demand growth
A lot of Americans shared so-called “fake news” on social media in the weeks before Election Day, and a new Jimmy Kimmel segment shows just how easily they can be duped by bogus stories. T
Every police officer in Washington, D.C., has been required to carry a body camera. But during the inauguration and the Women’s March on Washington on Friday and Saturday, respectively, those cameras
Daniel J. GraeberJan. 20 (UPI) -- Gains in the renewable energy sector and deals in exploration and production helped boost fourth quarter profits substantially, General Electric said Friday.
China`s economy grew 6.7 percent year on year in 2016, the slowest pace of growth in 26 years, but well within the government`s target range.
Banking stocks felt the pinch, and global leads failed to pick up either.
(Reuters) - Procter & Gamble Co , maker of Tide detergent and Pampers diapers, reported better-than-expected quarterly sales and profit, helped by demand for its healthcare products.
As the annual talkfest of the rich and powerful from across the world reached its last day here, top economic leaders felt the global economy is improving though mostly on internal factors even as th
In Donald Trump’s vision of America, some parts of the country’s future look a lot like its past. Exhibit A: his promise to revive the flagging coal industry. Meanwhile the world’s o
Schlumberger posted a loss in its latest quarter on lower revenue, but the company said energy prices and production were both poised to increase.
News of a sharp fall in UK retail sales last month hits the value of the pound.
Growth helped by strength in its power, renewable energy business
With a view to create an environment of trust among farmers, Haryana Finance Minister Capt Abhimanyu today asked banks to be more sensitive towards the needs of farmers.
The minister also urged the b
The Quality Council of India (QCI) today said it aims to certify about 22,000 MSMEs this year under the 'ZED scheme' initiated by the Prime Minister.
QCI Chairman Adil Zainulbhai said the process for
Shares of Adani Power today declined 11.5 per cent after the company reported a consolidated net loss of Rs 325.27 crore in the third quarter ended December 31.
The stock crashed 11.48 per cent to se
Shares of State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur fell by nearly 3 per cent today after its net profit fell sharply by 72 per cent in the third quarter ended December 31.
The stock fell 2.91 per cent to e
The Centre is mulling linking neighbouring countries like Bhutan, Myanmar, Bangladesh and Nepal through the railways.
This was announced here today by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu at a programme wh
Millions of Americans will watch the inauguration of Donald Trump on television Friday. Inauguration Day in the United States is a momentous occasion that follows specific customs and traditions, some
The next episode of the monthly radio programme 'Mann Ki Baat', to be aired on January 29, will focus on various board and competitive exams, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today and invited studen
Five persons allegedly kidnapped and gangraped a college student in a moving vehicle and filmed the incident to blackmail her in Rajasthan's Jhunjhunu district, police said today.
The accused, four o
Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh today said anyone refusing to toe the party line would be expelled, cracking the whip on those who are adamant on contesting Assembly polls against the party's no
: Kerala's many advantages as tourism destination were on full display for the jet-setting Dutch and other European travellers at the five-day Vakantiebeurs 2017, one of the biggest tourism trade even