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Fate of Samsung scion hinges on top court's verdict over corruption scandal

Fate of Samsung scion hinges on top court's...

Seoul (South Korea) August 26: The fate of Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong is expected to hinge on the...

Sri Lanka's Pan Asia Bank reports Rs.753 mn PAT during 1H'19

Sri Lanka's Pan Asia Bank reports Rs.753 mn...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) August 25: Pan Asia Banking Corporation PLC has reported Rs.753.7 million in profit after tax for the...

Kabul To Host Fifth Int'l Film Festival

Kabul To Host Fifth Int'l Film Festival

Kabul (Afghanistan) August 25: Kabul will host the Fifth International Women's Film Festival - Herat in which 200 films from...

CINEMASCOPE: LATIN ADVENTURES

CINEMASCOPE: LATIN ADVENTURES

Islamabad (Pakistan) August 25: If you don't know the song to Dora the Explorer, then you probably weren't a child...

Steps under study for enhancing liquidity at PSX

Steps under study for enhancing liquidity at PSX

Karachi (Pakistan) August 25: The stock market took a surprise turnaround last week with almost a decade high weekly returns....

Mount Sinai to donate Epstein money to charity

Mount Sinai to donate Epstein money to charity

New York (USA) August 25: Mount Sinai Health System said on Friday that it will make a charitable contribution equivalent...

'Breaking Bad' movie coming to Netflix

'Breaking Bad' movie coming to Netflix

New York (USA) August 25: It's been six long years since fans of the Emmy-Award winning series have had a...

Ukraine's SkyUp plans to launch flights to Sri Lanka from October

Ukraine's SkyUp plans to launch flights to Sri...

Colombo (Sri Lanka) August 24: Ukrainian-based SkyUp Airlines, a low-cost air carrier, which belongs to SkyUp LLC, plans to launch...

Trump retaliates against China with tariff hike; stocks sell off

Trump retaliates against China with tariff hike; stocks...

Toronto (Canada) August 24: As he'd earlier threatened, Donald Trump retaliated against China on Friday with a series of tweets...

Impossible Burger prank becomes Burger King feeding frenzy

Impossible Burger prank becomes Burger King feeding frenzy

New York (USA) August 24: Believe it or not, what began as an April Fool's joke turned out to be...

The FBI is probing the pot industry, but not for the reason you might expect

The FBI is probing the pot industry, but...

New York (USA) August 24: Could public corruption be threatening the state-legal marijuana industry?

Ben Carson proposing a significant affordable housing rule change

Ben Carson proposing a significant affordable housing rule...

New York (USA) August 24: Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson is working on a rule change which he...

The Force is with Disney! "Star Wars: Mandalorian" trailer hits the internet

The Force is with Disney! "Star Wars: Mandalorian"...

New York (USA) August 24: The Internet is getting a stress test Friday night. Shortly after 8 pm ET, the...

This airline's pilots are planning to strike for the first time ever in September

This airline's pilots are planning to strike for...

New York (USA) August 24: Here's some bad news for anyone with a British Airways flight booked for Sept. 9,...

Jimmy John's CEO target of boycott after old 'vacation' photo goes viral again

Jimmy John's CEO target of boycott after old...

New York (USA) August 24: Jimmy John's founder was the target of an online boycott attack after old vacation photos...

Banks, military are main buyers of government debt

Banks, military are main buyers of government debt

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 23: The biggest backers of government-issued debt as seen from the auctions of bonds and bills are...

Border trade disruption could last a while

Border trade disruption could last a while

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 23: Trade disruption from recent attacks by armed groups along the Myanmar-China border may last longer than...

No cakewalk for businesses

No cakewalk for businesses

Islamabad (Pakistan) August 23: A CAKE manufacturer thinking that she did not have enough money for an outlet of her...

Apple warns its new credit card shouldn't go in your wallet - or your pocket, or your purse

Apple warns its new credit card shouldn't go...

Ottawa (Canada) August 23: In Apple's attempt to completely rethink the credit card, it may have lost sight of how...

ACC Network goes live as college sports wars heat up

ACC Network goes live as college sports wars...

New York (USA) August 23: With competition among major college sports conferences at an all-time high, the long-awaited launch of...

'47 Meters Down: Uncaged': Not your average shark week

'47 Meters Down: Uncaged': Not your average shark...

Jakarta (Indonesia) August 22: We rarely see it coming.

US, Japan investors wooed by Myanmar at forum

US, Japan investors wooed by Myanmar at forum

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 22: Myanmar continues to woo Japan and the US as a source of investments even as the...

Eels stranded between Kutkai and Muse written off by traders

Eels stranded between Kutkai and Muse written off...

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 22: Twenty trucks carrying 10,000 kilograms of eel each have been stranded between Kutkai in Shan State...

Pulse prices fall as India buys less

Pulse prices fall as India buys less

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 22: Prices of pulses have dropped this month compared to last month following lower demand from India,...

PTT, Indian consortium to supply electricity and gas for "New City"

PTT, Indian consortium to supply electricity and gas...

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 22: Thailand's PTT Group and an Indian consortium have been chosen by the Yangon "New City" megaproject...

PTT, Indian consortium to supply electricity and gas for "New City"

PTT, Indian consortium to supply electricity and gas...

Naypyitaw (Myanmar) August 22: Thailand's PTT Group and an Indian consortium have been chosen by the Yangon "New City" megaproject...

Telenor, Jazz offer to pay licence renewal fee in full, but on their terms

Telenor, Jazz offer to pay licence renewal fee...

Islamabad (Pakistan) August 22: The two telecom operators - Telenor and Jazz - on Wednesday announced to pay the licence...