Stocks in Asia take off, Hong Kong’s Hang Seng surges 668 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia — Defying sliding global stock markets, Asian investors weighed into stocks on Tuesday. In Hong Kong, leading the way, the Hang Seng surged 667.94 points or 3.15 percent to 21,889.28. In Japan, the Nikkei 225 a ...

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Tuesday, 22 March 2022
Japanese firm Suzuki says EV plant in India to operate by 2025

TOKYO, Japan: Japanese media has reported that Suzuki Motor plans to invest some $1.26 billion to produce electric vehicles and batteries in India. According to the Nikkei business daily, amidst the visit of Japanese Prime Minister Fumi ...

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Tuesday, 22 March 2022
Officials: FedEx shares drop due to staffing problems, Covid

NEW YORK CITY, New York: U.S. delivery firm FedEx Corp posted lower-than-expected quarterly earnings last week, due to ongoing labor issues and the surge caused by the Omicron variant of COVID-19. During the COVID-19 pandemic, e-commer ...

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Tuesday, 22 March 2022
Ex-Official: Space Station ‘Largely Isolated’ From Tensions

ATLANTA — Tensions in eastern Ukraine and heightened Western fears of a Russian invasion should not have a significant impact on the International Space Station or U.S.-Russia cooperation in space, the former head of the National Space C ...

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Thursday, 24 February 2022