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Deutsche Finance International acquires Central Hotel at Dublin

DEUTSCHE FINANCE INTERNATIONAL ACQUIRES CENTRAL HOTEL AT DUBLIN

In a joint venture with Dublin-based BCP Capital, London-based Deutsche Finance International has acquired the Central Hotel on Exchequer...

The importance of imports: Import tariffs, imports of production inputs, and domestic investment

THE IMPORTANCE OF IMPORTS: IMPORT TARIFFS, IMPORTS OF PRODUCTION INPUTS, AND DOMESTIC INVESTMENT

U.S. trade policy continues to change, with rising tariffs on imports of capital goods and intermediate inputs from China and other...

 
 
 
Beijing's night economy gets transportation boost

BEIJING'S NIGHT ECONOMY GETS TRANSPORTATION BOOST

China's capital city of Beijing has upgraded its transportation to support the development of the night economy, Sina reported on Monday. A...

Car bomb blasts Somalia's capital near airport; 10 killed

CAR BOMB BLASTS SOMALIA'S CAPITAL NEAR AIRPORT; 10 KILLED

MOGADISHU, Somalia - A car bomb by Islamic extremists in Somalia's capital on Monday has killed at least 10 people, say police. At...

 
 
 
Athens Rattled by Strong 5.1 Magnitude Earthquake, Minor Injuries Reported

ATHENS RATTLED BY STRONG 5.1 MAGNITUDE EARTHQUAKE, MINOR INJURIES REPORTED

The Greek capital of Athens was jolted by a strong earthquake of 5.1 magnitude earthquake. Athenians ran out into the streets as the...

Will Robert Mueller's Testimony Shift The Prevailing Winds In Washington?

WILL ROBERT MUELLER'S TESTIMONY SHIFT THE PREVAILING WINDS IN WASHINGTON?

All eyes in the capital - and many more in the nation - will be on the former special counsel this week in Congress. Whatever takes...

 
 
 
PHOTOS: Tokyo 2020 Japan's capital 1-year until Olympics

PHOTOS: TOKYO 2020 JAPAN'S CAPITAL 1-YEAR UNTIL OLYMPICS

Tokyo 2020: Japan's sprawling capital a dense mix of the traditional and the eccentric

Iran busted 17 spies linked to CIA, some received death sentence - media

IRAN BUSTED 17 SPIES LINKED TO CIA, SOME RECEIVED DEATH SENTENCE - MEDIA

Iranian secret services uncovered a 17-member spy ring working against the country, according to state-affiliated media. Some of the...

 
 
 
10 reasons to visit Shenzhen - China's ‘capital of culture'

10 REASONS TO VISIT SHENZHEN - CHINA'S ‘CAPITAL OF CULTURE'

The city of Shenzhen is a mega-metropolis, producing 90% of the world's electronics. Go beyond the industrial reputation and you'll...

Sri Lanka to build $4 million entertainment park to boost tourism

SRI LANKA TO BUILD $4 MILLION ENTERTAINMENT PARK TO BOOST TOURISM

Sri Lanka's state-owned Board of Investment said that it had signed an agreement with foreign investors to construct an entertainment...

 
 
 
Could Facebook's Crypto Break Financial System? Congress Airs Fears

COULD FACEBOOK'S CRYPTO BREAK FINANCIAL SYSTEM? CONGRESS AIRS FEARS

In late 2017, a federal watchdog unit assigned a working group to keep an eye on cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, and to sound an...

5.1-magnitude earthquake hits Athens, prompts panic & evacuations

5.1-MAGNITUDE EARTHQUAKE HITS ATHENS, PROMPTS PANIC & EVACUATIONS

The Greek capital of Athens was hit by a series of tremors, with the strongest measuring magnitude 5.1, causing people to flee onto...

 
 
 
Kronos Bio Reels In $105M for Drugs That Hit “Undruggable” Targets

KRONOS BIO REELS IN $105M FOR DRUGS THAT HIT “UNDRUGGABLE” TARGETS

Kronos Bio has raised $105 million in financing to develop therapies intended to target disease-causing proteins that have so far eluded...

 
 
 
Lufthansa Airlines & United Airlines to resume flights to Indian capital city Delhi

LUFTHANSA AIRLINES & UNITED AIRLINES TO RESUME FLIGHTS TO INDIAN CAPITAL CITY DELHI

Lufthansa Airlines and United Airlines is going to resume its flight service to Indian capital city, Delhi. As, Pakistan reopening...

How a Hong Kong startup gets caught up in US-China trade war

HOW A HONG KONG STARTUP GETS CAUGHT UP IN US-CHINA TRADE WAR

Taylor Host has been operating his artificial intelligence startup out of Hong Kong for more than two years. The American entrepreneur...

 
 
 
Qatar Airways to Launch Direct Flights to Gaborone, Botswana from 27 October 2019

QATAR AIRWAYS TO LAUNCH DIRECT FLIGHTS TO GABORONE, BOTSWANA FROM 27 OCTOBER 2019

Qatar Airways is pleased to announce the launch of its new service to Gaborone, Botswana, starting 27 October 2019. The capital and...

Opendoor and Lime-backer Fifth Wall just raised $500 million in new funding to invest in real estate tech

OPENDOOR AND LIME-BACKER FIFTH WALL JUST RAISED $500 MILLION IN NEW FUNDING TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE TECH

Fifth Wall Ventures, a proptech-focused venture capital firm, said on Wednesday it has raised $503 million for its second fund. "Proptech"...

 
 
 
Turkish tourism players meet Iranian counterparts to attract travellers

TURKISH TOURISM PLAYERS MEET IRANIAN COUNTERPARTS TO ATTRACT TRAVELLERS

Tourism stakeholders of Turkey's Central Anatolian province of Kayseri had a meeting with their colleagues in the Iranian capital of...