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Goldman sees virus causing $75 billion funding hole in Africa

The funding needs of governments in sub-Saharan Africa could rise by $75 billion (about R1.3 trillion at current exchange rates) ...

Coronavirus Threatens Greek Tourism

ATHENS, GREECE - After a brutal 10-year financial crisis, Greece was on course to a promising rebound. Businesses and exports ...

Lockdown lessons from the history of solitude

When the poet John Donne was struck down by a sudden infection in 1623 he immediately found himself alone - ...

Kerala govt sets up COVID-19 helpdesks for non-resident Malayalis

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], April 9 (ANI): The Kerala government has set up five COVID-19 helpdesks for non-resident Keralites in countries ...

Ethiopian Airlines Loses $550 Million, But Believes It Can Survive

ADDIS ABABA - Africa's biggest airline, Ethiopian Airlines, has lost more than half-a-billion dollars since January because of the coronavirus ...

Local stocks weaker as volatility in Sasol persists

The JSE opened marginally softer on Wednesday but sunk deeper into losses as European counters traded under pressure.The outlook was ...

OPINION | A pandemic is no time for fiscal distancing

These are very difficult days, as the world faces one of its worst challenges ever: the novel coronavirus pandemic. And ...

Airbus cuts production by a third

European aircraft manufacturer Airbus on Wednesday said it had cut production of its planes by around a third, as global ...

Russia's 10 biggest cities during the coronavirus outbreak

Lifestyle Apr 08 2020 Russia BeyondAlexander Avilov/Moskva Agency; Artur Lebedev/Sputnik How Kazan, St. Petersburg, Grozny and other Russian cities look ...

Winter comes for Georgian hospitality

Ezo, a cafe tucked into Tbilisi's historic center, is usually crowded and lively. But on a recent visit its only ...

Monkeys move to rural areas amid lockdown in HP

Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], April 8 (ANI): The coronavirus pandemic--apart from affecting human beings and businesses around the world--is now ...

Canadian Grand Prix postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic

Montreal [Canada], April 8 (ANI): The 2020 Canadian Grand Prix, scheduled to take place from June 12 to June 14, ...

Small-Business Owners Struggle for Aid in $2 Trillion Rescue Package

WASHINGTON - Melissa Ellis has tried to do everything the right way as she guides her business through the unprecedented ...

Over 90 US nationals evacuated in special flight from Hyderabad

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], April 8 (ANI): The GMR-led Hyderabad International Airport on Tuesday handled a special passenger charter flight of ...

Stocks remain upbeat as virus cases decrease

The local bourse extended its gains on Tuesday in line with global stocks which advanced amid improved sentiment on the ...

IRCTC suspends bookings for 3 trains run by it till April 30

New Delhi [India], April 7 (ANI): IRCTC has decided to suspend bookings for trains that are run by it, till ...

How to discover the wildlife wonders of your own garden

Being stuck at home during lockdown could be a golden opportunity to reset your connection with nature. If you're lucky, ...

Will other local companies follow Woolworths' pay cut example?

Woolworths became the first among its peers to announce that its CEO, board directors and senior executive managers will take ...

Government planning Covid-19 mercy repatriation flight from Brazil

The government is preparing to evacuate South Africans who can get to its embassy in Brazil ahead of a flight ...

Tajikistan's nonchalance on coronavirus shows cracks

While serious cracks begin to appear in Tajikistan's blanket denials that coronavirus has arrived in the country, the struggling business ...

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Watchdog Blames Syria For Chemical-Weapons Attacks

The global chemical-weapons watchdog has for the first time directly blamed the Syrian government for three chlorine and sarin nerve-gas ...

Titan Airways flight evacuates 330 British nationals stranded in Goa

Panaji (Goa) [India], April 9 (ANI): A special flight of Titan Airways carrying 330 stranded British nationals, including 312 adults ...

Kerala govt sets up COVID-19 helpdesks for non-resident Malayalis

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], April 9 (ANI): The Kerala government has set up five COVID-19 helpdesks for non-resident Keralites in countries ...

Watchdog Blames Syria For Chemical Weapons Attacks

The global chemical weapons watchdog has for the first time directly blamed the Syrian government for three chlorine and sarin ...

Ethiopian Airlines Loses $550 Million, But Believes It Can Survive

ADDIS ABABA - Africa's biggest airline, Ethiopian Airlines, has lost more than half-a-billion dollars since January because of the coronavirus ...

Puerto Rico Seeks Ban on Flights From US COVID-19 Hot Spots

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO - Puerto Rico's governor on Wednesday asked federal officials to ban all flights from U.S. cities ...

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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 ...

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