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Chinese Ambassador to Ukraine Du Wei said this at a press conference on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Ukraine and China. Read more here The
HALIFAX - A law professor at Dalhousie University is arguing that the case of a Halifax cab driver who was acquitted of sexually assaulting a woman in his car may have been plagued by legal issues bas
Overbooking of a flight has been a long-standing practice in the airline industry as seats are considered as a "time sensitive and perishable" product once the flight takes off.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Global finance leaders sought to avoid conflict with the Trump administration over trade and environmental policy and welcomed signs the world economy is pulling out of the doldrums
After qualifying in the finals with the second score, Marian Dragulescu, the most awarded Romanian male gymnast of all times, won the gold medal in the Floor routine, with a score of 14,500 points.  D
Zuckerberg has seen his net worth soar as the social network's stock price skyrockets. His real time net worth is US$59.8 billion (approximately Sh6.1 trillion)
Zuckerberg has seen his net worth soar as the social network's stock price skyrockets. His real time net worth is US$59.8 billion (approximately Sh6.1 trillion)
Zuckerberg has seen his net worth soar as the social network's stock price skyrockets. His real time net worth is US$59.8 billion (approximately Sh6.1 trillion)
Tiger Woods unveils his new public course design, two days before announcing the need for a fourth back surgery. In this week's other top golf business stories: Callaway adds new pro who was the top a
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ChamberEast Orlando: Networking opportunities, Coffee Club East, 8:30-9:30 a.m. the first and third Thursday of the month, Newk's Eatery, 1448 N. Alafaya Trail, Orlando; Coffee Club Nona, 8:30-9:30 a.
Edmonton police have arrested a man and a woman in the case of a toddler whose body was found outside a church in the city. A police statement issued Saturday night says the two were arrested without
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"Today we have 18 mt installed capacity which is 15 per cent of the national steel manufacturing capacity of 128 mt. If the country builds 300 mt capacity by 2030, we would like to plan accordingly
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In a tight labor market, Vectorform -- and other companies -- face a new challenge: How to attract and keep talent.             
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Ric DeVore says the initiative is part of an online crowd-funding campaign the PNC Foundation launched April 4.             
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Coca-Cola is possibly the world’s most recognisable brand, an almost inescapable symbol of the global appeal of American-style consumer culture. There are onl
KUNTA KINTEH ISLAND, Gambia (AFP) — As the rebel slave who defied his captors, Kunta Kinte, immortalised in print and on screen in Roots, put The Gambia on the map for historical tourism.
There are so many red flags in our everyday lives that signal danger to us. The earliest citation for “red flags” in the Oxford English Dictionary is from 1602, and it shows that at that t
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This interview series profiles businesspople from all industries, provided they have some significant reach that affects the region in their industry. Yet when I let slip to a few confidants that I wa
Minister of Finance and the Public service Audley Shaw has announced plans to have funds from dormant accounts accessed earlier by the Government and channelled into a special programme to assist the
Mr. Freedman sought higher ratings for the show “Twenty-One” by giving questions to contestants in advance, in the hopes of creating more dramatic competition.
Faceless individuals have descended on Nairobi Dam and are subdividing the water body in what could be the last painful nail on the coffin for what was once the city's spare water reservoir and popula
The gradual forceful takeover of some of the mines can be traced to as far back as 2010, when, after years of being put on the back foot by the authorities in their major operation zones of Nairobi an
Faceless individuals have descended on Nairobi Dam and are subdividing the water body in what could be the last painful nail on the coffin for what was once the city's spare water reservoir and popula
The gradual forceful takeover of some of the mines can be traced to as far back as 2010, when, after years of being put on the back foot by the authorities in their major operation zones of Nairobi an
National Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich offered players in the non-alcoholic beverages a reprieve by halving excise stamp fees in new tax measures.
Kenya's tourism industry is also on a healing journey after a difficult period caused by insecurity, especially at the Coast, and stakeholders are seeking innovative ways to turn around its fortunes.
The deal targets the flying audience with disposable income. "Majority of the travellers earn an income of up to Sh100,000, while those on business travel earn an income of between Sh300,000 and Sh400
The effect of external forces on our economy?from Brexit to the American elections ?is highlighted. What takes place in faraway lands affects us. Brexit or USA elections, is not just breaking news, it
KRA Western Kenya coordinator Kevin Safari said the post, opened in June 2016, had cut transit costs and delays, fueling traders' confidence in the East Africa's busiest corridor.
?We have no problem with paying, but in the short-run they should bring down the rent to attract tenants and make the mall active,? said Florence Murai, one of the tenants.
About a year since the programme collapsed, beneficiaries are yet to receive a cent of their savings. Bernard Kamau,* one of the project participants from Kirinyaga County, says after each member sign
After spending five days labouring under the scorching sun in Kibera slums - cleaning filthy trenches and sweeping roads - Abdalla would retire to his home on Friday afternoon, and prepare for what wo
Ghanaian lawmakers last year passed a law allowing the central bank to finance the deficit up to five per cent of the previous year's tax revenues, breaching terms of a $918 million (Sh91 billion) aid
Executives in the textiles industry said the changes included allowing them to sell 20 per cent of their annual production locally without sales taxes and without paying import duties on the materials
Months of drought had left more than a third of the population reliant on food aid, and the government last month invoked the Special Crops Act, which bans the export of some crops.
It was an interesting article for several reasons. One, it went to some depth in trying to understand the popular issue of wealth accumulation in Kenya and, more particularly, the question of the legi
Sub-Saharan African economies have been hit by lower commodity prices which has slowed growth, slashed government revenues and weakened several of the currencies on the continent.
Commentary: Do you know what happens when you control four of the biggest social networks in the world? You get to stop worrying about competitors beating you on features.
WASHINGTON - Measures to cool the housing market in the Greater Toronto Area have received a warm response from Canada's central banker, who said Saturday it should have some effect on runaway housing
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The Blackfeet Indian Reservation rolls across the plains just east of Glacier National Park. There’s a hotel and casino. There are gas stations, a few eateries and a museum
EDMONTON - Police in Edmonton have released surveillance video pictures of two people who they say may be able to help them in the case of a toddler who was found dead outside a church. Investigators
Caucus members and others say one of the best places to reach the next generation of black leaders is on the campuses of HBCUs.              
The Jaguar ReRun app, the first official automotive collaboration with GoPro, lets F-Type owners view and share the highlights of their driving exploits.
As their hearts were breaking and their world spinning, a couple discovered how to smile and appreciate life once again.              
WASHINGTON - The opening shot in a fifth softwood-lumber war between the United States and Canada is expected this week, and policy-makers north of the border are preparing to calculate the potential
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin called the IMF’s outlook for the U.S. economy a “little conservative”             
Could Jon Jones, Cris “Cyborg” Justino and Nick Diaz all appear on the same UFC pay-per-view card? It’s nowhere near a sure thing, but all three of these polarizing stars have been tied to the same su
Could Jon Jones, Cris “Cyborg” Justino and Nick Diaz all appear on the same UFC pay-per-view card? It’s nowhere near a sure thing, but all three of these polarizing stars have been tied to the same su
WASHINGTON - Global finance leaders on Saturday dropped a sharp condemnation of trade protectionism and references to climate change from a closing statement that wrapped up the spring meetings of the
In an age of cellphone videos airlines are learning the hard way that it is essential to deescalate tense situations             
The President's decision was not surprising, given FBI and congressional investigations, the controversial Administration and campaign contacts, the fact that his Secretary of State is the former CEO
A witness said the attendant had taken a stroller from a woman traveling with two young children and had then nearly come to blows with another passenger. American quickly apologized.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - International Monetary Fund members on Saturday dropped a pledge to fight protectionism amid a split over trade policy and turned their attention to another looming threat to gl
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