Sun, 20 Oct 2019

Dow Jones drops 256 points Friday, dollar shatters

NEW YORK, New York - With the Trump administration in disarray and a growing concern globally that the country's chief ...

Economic growth in China slows to three-decades low

BEIJING, China - The U.S.-China trade war cotnues to batter the Chinese economy, with third quarter GDP slowing to its ...

Stock markets in Asia mixed on Friday, pound flirts with 1.2900

SYDNEY, Australia - Japan's stock markets made headway on Friday, but the rest of the region languished.The British pound was ...

Trump administration to lose another top official

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry is to quit the Trump administration.Perry, according to U.S. President Donald Trump ...

U.S. stocks advance on Brexit breakthrough

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. markets welcomed a breakthrough in the ongoing Brexit saga with UK Prime Minister Boris ...

Finance Ministry in Japan to restrict foreign investment in stocks

TOKYO, Japan - The Japanese Finance Ministry's proposal to restrict international investors in their equity investments in Japan, has come ...

British pound jumps sharply on Brexit optimism, Asian stocks flounder

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in the Asian region were mixed on Thursday. The main action was on foreign exchange markets ...

Climate bond to fund Hanuman wind farm in Thailand

BANGKOK, Thailand - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will invest 3 billion Thai baht ($98.7 million) in Energy Absolute's maiden ...

Zimbabwe's Fuel-Blending Policy Does More Harm Than Good, Drivers Say

Economy Zimbabwe's Fuel-Blending Policy Does More Harm Than Good, Drivers Say view team In response to Zimbabwe's fuel shortage, fuel ...

Bipartisan Shrug as US Budget Deficit Nears $1 Trillion

WASHINGTON - Washington is drowning in red ink again, yet the mounting fiscal problem is prompting collective yawns from the ...

North Macedonia PM Calls For Snap Elections

North Macedonia Prime Minister Zoran Zaev has called for early elections after the European Union failed to open membership talks ...

OPINION: Boris Johnson's Brexit deal is nothing to celebrate

The deal that UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has just negotiated with the European Union isn't the worst conceivable outcome ...

UNHCR chief applauds Zambia's openness to refugees

UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi called for additional humanitarian and development support for Zambia, where he witnessed first ...

PMC Bank scam: Depositors stage protest in Mumbai

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 19 (ANI): Scores of depositors of the scam-hit Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank staged a ...

Interview: ?I?m Disappointed in Their Silence?

Sam Brownback is a lawyer, former United States Senator and former governor of the state of Kansas who has served ...

Facebook: We don't decide what's true

Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said the social network doesn't fact-check political advertisements because it's not the place of ...

Muzzled session for the JSE

The JSE was adrift on Friday as it traded mostly flat in line with other global markets which struggled for ...

African lender eyes unloved neighborhoods in mining drive

African Finance Corp will invest in countries disregarded by other companies as part of a plan to double its exposure ...

RIL records Rs 11,262 cr net profit in Q2 of FY20, up by 18 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 18 (ANI): Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) on Friday reported a net profit of Rs 11,262 crore ...

Ambuja Cements reports 31 pc jump in Q2 profit at Rs 235 crore

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 18 (ANI): Ambuja Cements Ltd, a part of the global conglomerate LafargeHolcim, on Friday reported 31 ...

News RELEASES

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

More Information

Engineering

Section
DOE leads groundbreaking of Taft Hydro Power Plant

TAFT, Eastern Samar, Oct 18 (PIA)-The Department of Energy (DOE) through Undersecretary Benito Ranque led the ground breaking ceremony of ...

Bihar's gangster cum extortionist Vikas Jha arrested in Delhi

New Delhi [India], Oct 19 (ANI): In a joint operation with the Special Task Force (STF), Bihar and a team ...

Myanmar's Rakhine Conflict Takes Toll on Firefighters, Police

An official from Rakhine state's fire department in western Myanmar on Tuesday appealed to the Arakan Army to release firefighters ...

Government gazetted wrong version of master energy plan - report

The wrong version of the state's long-awaited energy master plan was published in the government gazette on Friday morning, according ...

California Power Companies Race to Upgrade Systems

LOS ANGELES - The lights are back on through most of California, where two million people had their power cut ...

Need to bust myths about nuclear energy: Jitendra Singh

New Delhi [India], Oct 18 (ANI): Minister of State for Atomic Energy Jitendra Singh has said that nuclear energy can ...

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