Category: Business

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staffSeptember 22, 2017

Air Berlin to sell assets after filing for insolvency

Air Berlin, Germany’s second-largest passenger carrier, has confirmed it is negotiating with other airlines to sell its assets after filing ...

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staffSeptember 22, 2017

Turkish Trade Center opens in New York

NEW YORK – A new Turkish Trade Center has been opened in the heart of one of the world’s largest ...

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staffSeptember 19, 2017

Wall Street opens higher ahead Trump’s speech at UN

NEW YORK – American stocks opened higher Tuesday, ahead of President Donald Trump’s first speech to the United Nations General ...

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staffSeptember 19, 2017

Ryanair cancels 2,000 flights, costing airline $30M

PARIS – Ryanair, Europe’s biggest budget airline, said on Tuesday it had canceled 2,000 flights scheduled until the end of ...

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staffSeptember 18, 2017

Snapchat blocks Al Jazeera in Saudi Arabia

Social media platform Snapchat has blocked access to Al Jazeera content in Saudi Arabia. Snapchat said it was asked by ...

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staffSeptember 8, 2017

Pierre Bergé, partner of Yves Saint Laurent, dies at 86

The French businessman Pierre Bergé, who helped his partner Yves Saint Laurent build his fashion house into a worldwide brand, ...

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staffAugust 25, 2017

Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong jailed for corruption

A court in South Korea has sentenced Samsung’s billionaire heir-apparent Lee Jae-yong to five years in prison for corruption. Mr ...

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staffAugust 4, 2017

Device could make washing machines lighter and greener

A simple device to cut the weight of washing machines could save fuel, cut carbon emissions, and reduce back injuries, ...

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staffAugust 4, 2017

Aldi pulls eggs from German stores over fipronil poison fear

Supermarket giant Aldi has withdrawn all eggs from sale from its stores in Germany as they may have been contaminated ...

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staffJuly 31, 2017

HSBC profits rise as it prepares for UK ringfence

HSBC has reported a rise in its first half profits and announced a share buyback as it prepares to ring-fence ...