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 2020-01-16 11:26 

Reuters

Brazil's BNDESPar sells entire stake in Rio de Janeiro utility - filing...
 2020-01-16 11:26 

Reuters

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Brazil's BNDESPar sells entire stake in Rio de Janeiro utility - filing...

Rio de Janeiro-based power distribution and generation company Light SA said in ......

 2020-01-16 11:25 

Reuters Africa

U.N. says around 350,0000 people have fled Idlib since December 1...

Around 350,000 Syrians, mostly women and children, have been displaced by a renewed Russian-backed offensive against the opposition-held Idlib province since early December, and have sought shelter in border areas near Turkey, the United Nations said on T...

 2020-01-16 11:25 

Reuters

Hong Kong securities regulator told to speed up enforcement...

A review panel has urged Hong Kong's markets watchdog to speed up actions to enforce compliance with securities rules by banks and other firms, noting that the longer an investigation took, the less powerful the deterrent effect.'...

 2020-01-16 11:25 

Reuters

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Hong Kong securities regulator told to speed up enforcement...

A review panel has urged Hong Kong's markets watchdog to speed up actions t......

 2020-01-16 11:24 

Reuters

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Macron will attend Libya summit on Sunday in Berlin - French presidency...

French President Emmanuel Macron will attend a summit scheduled on Sunday in Ber......

 2020-01-16 11:23 

Reuters

India, U.S. closer to resolving some trade issues: minister...

India's Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal said New Delhi was in advanced stages to resolve some of the ongoing trade issues with Washington and was keen to expand ties further including a free trade pact.'...

 2020-01-16 11:23 

Reuters

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India, U.S. closer to resolving some trade issues: minister...

India's Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal said New Delhi was in advanced stage......

 2020-01-16 11:23 

Reuters Canada

China's Xi to tie up Belt and Road deals in 'historic' Myanmar visit...

China...

 2020-01-16 11:23 

Reuters

China's Xi to tie up Belt and Road deals in 'historic' Myanmar visit...

China's President Xi Jinping will visit Myanmar on Friday to ink massive infrastructure deals and extend influence in a neighbor whose ties with the West were frayed by accusations that it conducted genocidal policies against ethnic Rohingya Muslims.&...

 2020-01-16 11:23 

Reuters

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China's Xi to tie up Belt and Road deals in 'historic' Myanmar visit...

China's President Xi Jinping will visit Myanmar on Friday to ink massive in......

 2020-01-16 11:23 

IANS

Drinking low-fat milk linked to less aging in adults...

New York, Jan 16 (IANS) Researchers have revealed that drinking low-fat milk is significantly associated with less aging in adults....

 2020-01-16 11:23 

Reuters

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Renault, Nissan share 'real desire' to make alliance work - chairman...

Renault Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard said on Thursday there was a...

 2020-01-16 11:23 

AP

US envoy surprised that NKorea didn't give 'Christmas gift'...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to South Korea said Thursday he was surprised and pleased that North Korea did not give the U.S. an unwelcome "Christmas gift" because of stalled......

 2020-01-16 11:22 

AKIpress News Agency

Uzbekistan to decriminalize defamation...
 2020-01-16 11:22 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-UK housing market gets a boost from election - RICS...
 2020-01-16 11:20 

Reuters Africa

South African Airways selling nine Airbus aircraft - tender document...

South African Airways (SAA) has put up for sale nine of its Airbus aircraft, according to a tender document seeking proposals from interested buyers that was seen by Reuters on Thursday....

 2020-01-16 11:20 

Reuters

Far Point Acquisition nears deal to buy Global Blue from Silver Lake: WSJ...

Far Point Acquisition Corp , a blank-check company, is nearing purchase of Swiss payments company Global Blue for $2.6 billion including debt, the Wall Street Journal reported https://on.wsj.com/2RnCWMd on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter....

 2020-01-16 11:20 

Press Trust of India

Ker Guv says Left govt should have informed him first on...

petition against CAAThiruvananthapuram, Jan 16 (PTI) Kerala Governor ArifMohammed Khan on Thursday the act of the state government tomove the Supreme Court against the Citizenship Amendment Act,without informing him was "improper".Khan, while spea...

 2020-01-16 11:20 

ANSA

Smog alert intensifies, Raggi defends Rome diesel ban...

Turin up to purple alert, meaning diesel euro5 cars restricted. ANSA...

 2020-01-16 11:19 

TASS

Russian paratroopers to get 7th battalion set of advanced BMD-4M, BTR-MDM combat vehicles...

Earlier, the combat vehicles' crews underwent re-training during two months...

 2020-01-16 11:19 

Reuters

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Lawyers in Weinstein rape case begin questioning potential jurors...

More than 100 potential jurors in the rape trial of Harvey Weinstein were expected in Manhattan criminal court on Thursday as lawyers strive to choose 12 impartial New Yorkers to decide the former film mogul's fate....

 2020-01-16 11:19 

Reuters

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Harvey Weinstein jury selection: bias, big data and 'likes'...

When lawyers in the Harvey Weinstein rape trial question potential jurors on Thursday, they may already know who has used the #MeToo hashtag on Twitter or criticized victims of sexual harassment in a Facebook discussion....

 2020-01-16 11:19 

Reuters Canada

Lawyers in Weinstein rape case begin questioning potential jurors...

More than 100 potential jurors in the rape trial of Harvey Weinstein were expected in Manhattan criminal court on Thursday as lawyers strive to choose 12 impartial New Yorkers to decide the former film mogul...

 2020-01-16 11:19 

BloombergQuint

Supreme Court Clears The Decks For Construction Of Mopa Airport In Goa...

The development comes as a relief to GMR Infrastructure which was executing the Mopa airport project near Panjim, Goa....

 2020-01-16 11:19 

Reuters

Estonia expands Danske laundering probe to cover up to $2 billion of transfers...

Estonian authorities have expanded their investigation into alleged money laundering through Danske Bank's local branch to cover transfers of up to $2 billion, the Estonian prosecutor said on Thursday.'...

 2020-01-16 11:19 

Reuters

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Georgia man to be executed for killing store clerk in $38 robbery...

A Georgia man faces execution on Thursday, three decades after he was convicted of fatally shooting a convenience store clerk and stealing $38 after he and two friends went bar hopping....

 2020-01-16 11:19 

AFP

Race to save animals on Australia's fire-ravaged 'Galapagos'...

On an island famed as Australia's "Galapagos" for its unique and abundant wildlife, rescuers are racing to save rare animals in a bushfire-ravaged landscape.Amid the stench of rotting animal flesh, rescuers are combing the island's Flinder...

 2020-01-16 11:19 

AFP

Meghan Markle makes first public appearance since shock announcement...

Meghan Markle has made her first public appearance since she and Prince Harry sensationally decided to quit as full-time royals, visiting two women's charities in Vancouver as British media reported she could face her father in court."She was very...

 2020-01-16 11:18 

Sputnik International

Mishustin Calls to Prepare All Documents to Implement Goals Outlined in Putin's Address...

Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered his annual address to the country's parliament on 15 January, during which he proposed that the lower house choose the candidate for prime minister instead of just approving the president's choice. The pr...

 2020-01-16 11:18 

Reuters

Ukraine deputy central bank chief sees no critical delay to IMF loans...

Deputy Ukraine Central Bank Governor Kateryna Rozhkova said on Thursday she did not expect a critical delay in the disbursement of loans from the International Monetary Fund.'...

 2020-01-16 11:18 

Reuters

South African Airways selling nine Airbus aircraft - tender document...

South African Airways (SAA) has put up for sale nine of its Airbus aircraft, according to a tender document seeking proposals from interested buyers that was seen by Reuters on Thursday.'...

 2020-01-16 11:18 

IANS

Sania Mirza storms into semis of Hobart International...

Hobart, Jan 16: Indian tennis star Sania Mirza, alongwith her Ukrainian partner Nadia Kichenok, on Thursday made it to the semi-finals of the women's doubles event at the Hobart International tournament....

 2020-01-16 11:17 

Reuters Africa

Lawyers in Weinstein rape case begin questioning potential jurors...

More than 100 potential jurors in the rape trial of Harvey Weinstein were expected in Manhattan criminal court on Thursday as lawyers strive to choose 12 impartial New Yorkers to decide the former film mogul...

 2020-01-16 11:17 

MehrNews.com

MP urges to reduce level of political ties with UK...

TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) A Member of Parliament's Velaei Faction Mousavi Largani said that Islamic Republic of Iran can reduce its level of exchanges and relations with the British government, emphasizing that Iran's relations with UK should be at th...

 2020-01-16 11:17 

Reuters

Brazil beef-packer Minerva announces $327 million share offering: filing...

Brazilian beefpacker Minerva SA announced a share offering that could raise as much as 1.368 billion reais ($327 million) via the sale of new common and existing stock.'...

 2020-01-16 11:16 

IANS

Russian PM candidate plans changes in new govt...

Moscow, Jan 16 (IANS) Mikhail Mishustin, Russian President Vladimir Putin's proposed Prime Ministerial candidate, has said that some changes were planned in the new government, an official said on Thursday....

 2020-01-16 11:16 

Reuters

Brazil 2019 equity offering surge could be just the start, bankers say...

Brazilian stock offerings may more than double in value this year from a bumper 2019, with the country's lowest interest rates on record seen fueling optimism and leading more companies to test the markets, bankers say.'...

 2020-01-16 11:16 

AP

Russia to vote for new prime minister in Putin reshuffle...

MOSCOW (AP) — Lawmakers in Russia are set to vote on the appointment of a new prime minister Thursday, a day after President Vladimir Putin kicked off an unexpected reshuffle of his inner......

 2020-01-16 11:16 

Reuters

Chinese demand for U.S. LNG unlikely to surge as long as tariffs remain...
 2020-01-16 11:16 

Reuters

Elliott says will not tender its Altran shares to Capgemini's new offer...
 2020-01-16 11:16 

AFP

In Seychelles, nature is prized above mass tourism...

In a shady patch along a pristine white beach on Mahe Island, a radio spits out reggae and snapper sizzles on the barbecue, as Seychelloise Nareen tops up her rum and coke on time off from her job aboard a luxury yacht.In the meantime, the government plac...

 2020-01-16 11:16 

AFP

Race to save animals on Australia's fire-ravaged 'Galapagos'...

On an island famed as Australia's "Galapagos" for its unique and abundant wildlife, rescuers are racing to save rare animals in a bushfire-ravaged landscape.Amid the stench of rotting animal flesh, rescuers are combing the island's Flinder...

 2020-01-16 11:15 

Reuters

Israeli court orders closed-door hearings in NSO surveillance firm case...

Amnesty International's legal bid to have Israel revoke the export license of the Israeli NSO surveillance firm will be heard behind closed doors, an Israeli court ruled on Thursday.'...

 2020-01-16 11:14 

TASS

Russia's latest minesweeper passes through Black Sea straits in Mediterranean deployment...

After the warship passes through the Black Sea straits, it will join the Russian Navy's permanent Mediterranean Squadron, according to the Black Sea Fleet...

 2020-01-16 11:14 

Sputnik International

30 Parties Finalise Their Lists as Israel Prepares for Third General Vote in Less Than a Year...

With the third round of elections less than two months away, Israel's political map has remained largely unchanged. While the right-wing camp is still struggling to remain in power, the left is determined to launch an overhaul and remove PM Netanyahu ...

 2020-01-16 11:14 

AFP

In Seychelles, nature is prized above mass tourism...

In a shady patch along a pristine white beach on Mahe Island, a radio spits out reggae and snapper sizzles on the barbecue, as Seychelloise Nareen tops up her rum and coke on time off from her job aboard a luxury yacht.In the meantime, the government plac...

 2020-01-16 11:14 

AFP

Lack of transparency in China's Belt and Road projects: EU firms...

A lack of information and transparency are top barriers for European companies seeking involvement in China's Belt and Road Initiative, according to a survey published Thursday by the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China....

 2020-01-16 11:13 

Reuters Canada

Comcast, late to the streaming party, to give details of NBC's Peacock service...

Comcast Corp on Thursday will reveal details of Peacock, its belated entry into the streaming wars, as it harnesses its NBCUniversal library and invests in new content in an effort to capture viewers abandoning cable TV....

 2020-01-16 11:13 

Reuters Canada

Comcast, late to the streaming party, to give details of NBC's Peacock service...

Comcast Corp on Thursday will reveal details of Peacock, its belated entry into the streaming wars, as it harnesses its NBCUniversal library and invests in new content in an effort to capture viewers abandoning cable TV....

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