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 2018-01-17 13:08 

Reuters

Russia, Turkey foreign ministers discuss Syria by phone: Russian foreign ministry...

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu discussed the conflict in Syria and the humanitarian situation in a phone conversation, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday....

 2018-01-17 13:08 

Reuters

RPT-Swiss secrecy could slip further under plan to scrap anonymous shares...

Swiss secrecy could be rolledback further under a plan to eliminate a class of company sharethat can be used to help owners dodge taxes by hiding theiridentities....

 2018-01-17 13:08 

Reuters

Koreas to form unified ice hockey team, march together in Winter Olympics...
 2018-01-17 13:08 

Central News Agency

Lawmaker pushes law revision on revocation of Taiwan citizenship...

Taipei, Jan. 17 (CNA) Taiwan's first new immigrant lawmaker said Wednesday that the government should amend the regulations governing the revocation of an immigrant's Taiwanese citizenship obtained through naturalization....

 2018-01-17 13:08 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-France abandons plan for new airport in western France...
 2018-01-17 13:08 

Reuters Africa

Debutant Ngidi leads South Africa to series victory v India...

Debutant Lungi Ngidi took six wickets as South Africa defeated India by 135 runs to claim victory in the second test in Pretoria on Wednesday and also win the series with an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match contest....

 2018-01-17 13:07 

Reuters

Qatar Airways says offered 25 pct stake by U.S. startup airline...

A start-up airline in the United States has offered a 25 percent stake to Qatar Airways, chief executive Akbar al-Baker said on Wednesday, providing another opportunity for the Gulf airline to broaden its reach....

 2018-01-17 13:07 

Xinhuanet

Chinese FM Wang Yi says time to test the sincerity of all sides...

Chinese FM Wang Yi says time to test the sincerity of all sides...

 2018-01-17 13:06 

TASS

Ukraine parliament rejects amendment on breaking off diplomatic ties with Russia...

Some Ukrainian experts have already voiced an opinion that the law in the planned wording will make more difficult and will put off the tasks for a peace settlement in Donbass...

 2018-01-17 13:06 

IANS

Athletic Bilbao forward Williams renews contract...

Madrid, Jan 17: Athletic Club Bilbao on Wednesday announced that Spain international striker Inaki Williams has agreed to a new contract which will keep him at the Basque football club until 2025....

 2018-01-17 13:06 

Reuters

BRIEF-Caredox Secures $16 Mln In Series B Financing To Transform Pediatric Health...

CareDox Inc:...

 2018-01-17 13:06 

Reuters Canada

Stanley Cup winner Paek returns to Korea for Pyeongchang tilt...

Farber...

 2018-01-17 13:06 

Reuters

Stanley Cup winner Paek returns to Korea for Pyeongchang tilt...

Farber...

 2018-01-17 13:06 

Reuters

Irish PM accuses EU states of hypocrisy over corporate tax...

Irish Prime Minister LeoVaradkar accused fellow EU states of hypocrisy over corporatetax on Wednesday and appeared to point a finger at France inparticular as he rejected claims in the European Parliament thatIreland was a tax haven....

 2018-01-17 13:06 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Qatar Airways says offered 25 pct stake by U.S. startup airline...
 2018-01-17 13:05 

Reuters

BRIEF-Jacobs Secures Engineering Services Agreement With Carcross/Tagish Energy Corp...

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc:...

 2018-01-17 13:05 

Reuters

BRIEF-First Real Estate Investment Trust Posts Qtrly Net Property Income Of S$28 Mln...

First Real Estate Investment Trust:...

 2018-01-17 13:05 

Reuters

Russia c.bank: economy still oil-dependent, less vulnerable to price swings...

The Russian economy is stillreliant on oil prices but has become less vulnerable tofluctuations in crude prices, Russian central bank GovernorElvira Nabiullina said on Wednesday.(Reporting by Elena Fabrichnaya and Polina Nikolskaya; Writingby Jack Stubbs;...

 2018-01-17 13:05 

AP

House panel subpoenas Bannon in Russia probe showdown...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon has refused to answer a broad array of queries from the House Intelligence Committee about his time working for President Donald T......

 2018-01-17 13:05 

Reuters

BRIEF-Lehman Affiliates to Explore Opportunities to Monetize Their Claims against Lehman Brothers Holdings...

Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc (LondonBranch):...

 2018-01-17 13:05 

SeeNews.com

Slovenia's 2017 budget gap narrows to 0.8% of GDP...

LJUBLJANA (Slovenia), January 17 (SeeNews) Slovenia budget deficit fell to 332.4 million euro ($405.8 million) in 2017, or 0.8% of GDP, from 684.8...

 2018-01-17 13:04 

Reuters

BRIEF-Anaconda Announces Share Consolidation...

Anaconda Mining Inc:...

 2018-01-17 13:04 

Xinhuanet

U.S. to withhold $65M in Palestinian aid...

U.S. to withhold $65M in Palestinian aid...

 2018-01-17 13:04 

Reuters

BRIEF-Dentsply Sirona Announces The Addition Of New Board Members...

Dentsply Sirona Inc:...

 2018-01-17 13:04 

Reuters

BRIEF-Scythian Biosciences Announces Aphria As Lead Investor In $20 Mln Financing...

Scythian Biosciences Corp:...

 2018-01-17 13:04 

Reuters

BRIEF-3M Submits 510(K) Application For 24-Minute Readout For Steam Sterilization Assurance...

3M Co:...

 2018-01-17 13:04 

AP

South Africa targets McKinsey firm in corruption scandal...

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Global management consultancy firm McKinsey is coming under increasing scrutiny in South Africa amid government efforts to recover funds linked to a corruption scandal....

 2018-01-17 13:04 

IANS

Nadal reaches Australia Open 3rd round...

Melbourne, Jan 17: World No.1 Rafael Nadal on Wednesday eased past Argentina's Leonardo Mayer 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (7-4) in the second round of the Australian Open third round....

 2018-01-17 13:04 

IRNA

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Iran embassy in Pakistan opens condolence book for Sanchi tanker victims...

Islamabad, Jan 17, IRNA - The Embassy of Islamic Republic of Iran in Pakistan has opened a condolence book in memory of the victims of Sanchi tanker incident....

 2018-01-17 13:03 

Reuters

BRIEF-Noble Corp Announces Offering Of Senior Guaranteed Notes...

Noble Corporation Plc:...

 2018-01-17 13:03 

Xinhuanet

China's local gov'ts debt balance within targeted ceiling in 2017...

The balance of local government debt stood at 16.5 trillion yuan (2.6 trillion U.S. dollars) by the end of 2017, below the government ceiling of 18.8 trillion yuan, official data showed Wednesday....

 2018-01-17 13:03 

Xinhuanet

Yemeni senior officer assassinated in Aden...

A senior officer of the UAE-backed Yemeni security forces was assassinated on Wednesday by gunmen in the country's southern port city of Aden, a local government official told Xinhua....

 2018-01-17 13:03 

Xinhuanet

Bulgarian opposition files first no-confidence motion against cabinet...

Bulgaria's opposition on Wednesday filed the first no-confidence motion against the coalition government of the center-right GERB party and the nationalist United Patriots that was elected in May....

 2018-01-17 13:03 

Xinhuanet

Slovenia-Croatia border dispute: deadlock continues...

Two weeks since Slovenia began fully implementing the border arbitration award, presented on June 29, 2017 by the Permanent Court of Arbitration in Hague, the ongoing tensions and flare-ups with Croatia confirm that the border settlement will take more ti...

 2018-01-17 13:03 

Reuters

Dimitrov survives scare against McDonald to reach third round...

Third seed Grigor Dimitrov suffered a huge scare against 186th-ranked qualifier Mackenzie McDonald before holding his nerve in a tension-charged deciding set to win 4-6 6-2 6-4 0-6 8-6 and reach the third round of the Australian Open on Wednesday....

 2018-01-17 13:02 

Reuters

BRIEF-Parlo Appoints Yap Tsok Lim As Executive Director...

Parlo Bhd:...

 2018-01-17 13:02 

Reuters

BRIEF-Saudi's National Medical Care To Renew Contract With GOSI...

NATIONAL MEDICAL CARE COMPANY JSC:...

 2018-01-17 13:02 

Reuters Africa

Nadal mows down Mayer to reach third round...

Top seed Rafa Nadal continued his marauding path through the Australian Open, hammering Argentine Leonardo Mayer 6-3 6-4 7-6 (4) to reach the third round on Wednesday....

 2018-01-17 13:02 

IANS

Kostyuk, 15, stuns tennis world by reaching 3rd round...

Melbourne, Jan 17: With Aussie tennis fans out in force on Wednesday to cheer on local favourite Olivia Rogowska in her second round match against Marta Kostyuk, most in attendance had no idea her Ukrainian opponent was about to make history....

 2018-01-17 13:02 

Reuters

BRIEF-Construction group Vinci says available to discuss Notre-Dame-Des-Landes situation with govt...

Vinci:...

 2018-01-17 13:02 

SeeNews.com

Germany's DEG acquires 10% stake in Serbia's Cibuk I wind farm...

BELGRADE (Serbia), January 17 (SeeNews) - German development finance institution DEG said on Wednesday it has acquired a 10% equity interest in Vetroe...

 2018-01-17 13:02 

Xinhuanet

Frozen weather turns waterfalls into wonderland...

Frozen weather turns waterfalls into wonderland...

 2018-01-17 13:01 

Reuters Canada

Davos paper attacks Trump's views on trade...

U.S. Donald Trump's view of world trade will be challenged next week when he visits the World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos, judging by a paper seen by Reuters on Wednesday that is aimed squarely at his...

 2018-01-17 13:01 

Reuters

Davos paper attacks Trump's views on trade...

U.S. Donald Trump's view of world trade will be challenged next week when he visits the World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos, judging by a paper seen by Reuters on Wednesday that is aimed squarely at his...

 2018-01-17 13:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

London zoo names newborn Okapi after Meghan Markle...
 2018-01-17 13:00 

Reuters

Swiss secrecy could slip further under plan to scrap anonymous shares...

Swiss secrecy could be rolled back further under a plan to eliminate a class of company share that can be used to help owners dodge taxes by hiding their identities....

 2018-01-17 13:00 

Reuters

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 2018-01-17 13:00 

Reuters

BRIEF-Borgwarner Updates 2020 Revenue Outlook To $11.5 Bln - $11.8 Bln, Supporting A 5 pct-7 pct Organic Growth Over Next Three Years...

Borgwarner Inc:...

 2018-01-17 13:00 

Reuters

FEATURE-Poor minorities left behind in Indian cities boom...
 2018-01-17 13:00 

ANSA

Acquit Cappato for helping DJ Fabo suicide-prosecutors...

Milan prosecutors on Wednesday requested that right-to-die activist Marco Cappato be acquitted overhim helping a blind, tetraplegic Italian ex-DJ commit assisted suicide in Switzerland last year. ANSA...

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