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 2022-01-19 07:30 

Reuters

Centamin gold production jumps 58% in December quarter...

UK-listed Centamin on Wednesday reported a 58% jump in gold production for the fourth quarter as the Egypt-focused miner benefited from higher-grade ores, while keeping its 2022 projections for gold output and capital expenditure unchanged....

 2022-01-19 07:28 

AP

49ers, Packers set for record-tying 9th playoff meeting...

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers memorably vowed after his 2005 draft day snub that the San Francisco 49ers would be more disappointed for passing him up at No. 1 than he would be at slidin......

 2022-01-19 07:28 

Reuters

Britain's Wetherspoon warns of first-half loss as Omicron curbs bite...

British pub group JD Wetherspoon warned on Wednesday it would record a loss for the first half of the fiscal year after the Omicron coronavirus variant led to renewed curbs and kept people from heading out during the holidays....

 2022-01-19 07:26 

AP

Pfizer chief Albert Bourla wins $1 million Genesis Prize...

JERUSALEM (AP) — Albert Bourla, chairman and chief executive of global pharmaceutical giant Pfizer Inc., was awarded on Wednesday the prestigious Genesis Prize for his efforts in leading the develo......

 2022-01-19 07:23 

AP

'Bold' likely the theme at South Carolina State of the State...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Gov. Henry McMaster is expected in his State of the State address Wednesday to say South Carolina needs to be bold and seize opportunities created by billions of additional b......

 2022-01-19 07:19 

Reuters

UK inflation rises to highest since March 1992...

British consumer price inflation rose more than expected to 5.4% in December, its highest in almost 30 years, official data showed on Wednesday, adding pressure on the Bank of England to raise interest rates again next month....

 2022-01-19 07:16 

Reuters

France's Tan exits Australian Open on wheelchair after injury...

France's Harmony Tan had to be assisted off court in a wheelchair at the Australian Open on Wednesday after suffering calf problems during her second round match against Elina Svitolina....

 2022-01-19 07:15 

Reuters

Crypto ATMs offline as Singapore seeks to curb 'on impulse' trading...

Cryptocurrency automatic teller machines (ATMs), which provide a convenient platform for trading in digital tokens, are being taken offline in Singapore, as its central bank limits consumer advertising of crypto....

 2022-01-19 07:13 

AP

New York AG says Trump's company misled banks, tax officials...

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York attorney general's office late Tuesday told a court that its investigators had uncovered evidence that President Donald Trump's company used "fraudulent or misleading" ......

 2022-01-19 07:13 

Reuters

Five killed in fire at Spanish retirement home...

Fire ripped through a retirement home in a suburb of Valencia, Spain overnight, killing five residents, emergency services said on Wednesday....

 2022-01-19 07:11 

Reuters

Carmaker Stellantis to announce strategic plan in March...

Carmaker Stellantis , whose brands include Citroen and Fiat, said it would announce a new long-term strategic plan in March....

 2022-01-19 07:11 

Reuters

Australian court to publish reasons for dismissing Djokovic challenge on Jan 20...

The Federal Court of Australia will publish reasons for its dismissal of tennis star Novak Djokovic's challenge to the cancellation of his visa on Thursday at 0515 GMT, the court said....

 2022-01-19 07:07 

Reuters

Oracle opens data centre to provide cloud services across Africa...

Oracle opened a data centre in South Africa on Wednesday to provide local cloud services across Africa for the first time, joining the likes of Microsoft and Amazon in setting up facilities in the southernmost country on the continent....

 2022-01-19 07:07 

Reuters

China's ByteDance says has reorganised strategic investment team...

ByteDance, the owner of short video app TikTok, said on Wednesday that it had decided to disband its strategic investment team and send employees to various business lines after a business analysis....

 2022-01-19 07:06 

Reuters

Asian currencies and stocks drop as investors brace for Fed rate hike...

Philippine shares led emerging Asian markets lower while most currencies also slipped on Wednesday, as Treasury yields perched at two-year highs amid mounting expectations for U.S. interest rate hikes left investors worried about fund outflows....

 2022-01-19 07:06 

Reuters

UK PM Johnson faces plot to trigger leadership challenge...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was on Wednesday fighting to shore up his premiership after a revolt by his own lawmakers who are angry over a series of lockdown parties in Downing Street....

 2022-01-19 07:06 

Reuters

Asian currencies and stocks drop as investors brace for Fed rate hike...

Philippine shares led emerging Asian markets lower while most currencies also slipped on Wednesday, as Treasury yields perched at two-year highs amid mounting expectations for U.S. interest rate hikes left investors worried about fund outflows....

 2022-01-19 07:05 

Reuters

Indonesian militant linked to Bali bombings given 15 year jail term judge...

A prominent Indonesian militant linked to the 2002 Bali bombings which killed 202 people in the resort island has been sentenced 15 years in prison, a judge at a Jakarta court ruled on Wednesday....

 2022-01-19 07:05 

UPI

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Watch live: Spacewalk will prepare Russian segment of International Space Station...

Two Russian cosmonauts will conduct the first spacewalk of 2022 outside the International Space Station on Wednesday morning to prepare a new Russian segment of the orbiting laboratory for operations....

 2022-01-19 07:03 

Reuters

Nikkei falls to 5-month low dragged down by Toyota, Sony...

Japan's Nikkei index fell to a five-month low on Wednesday, dragged down by Sony Group and Toyota Motor, tracking Wall Street's weak finish overnight....

 2022-01-19 07:01 

Reuters

Global worker shortages may only worsen post-COVID: Mike Dolan...

Demographic trends can be glacial, but no less crushing and even the slightest acceleration is alarming....

 2022-01-19 07:00 

AP

EXPLAINER: Why Tonga eruption was so big and what's next...

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — People around the world looked on in awe at the spectacular satellite images of an undersea volcano erupting in a giant mushroom cloud in the Pacific. Many wondered ......

 2022-01-19 06:51 

AP

Towns helps Timberwolves top Knicks...

NEW YORK (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns converted a go-ahead three-point play with 29 seconds left and the Minnesota Timberwolves edged the New York Knicks 112-110 on Tuesday night.The Knicks got a stro......

 2022-01-19 06:51 

Reuters

BUZZ India's Bajaj Finance falls after Q3 results on valuation concerns...

** Shares of non-banking financial co fall as much as 2.2% after rising nearly 4% in early trade...

 2022-01-19 06:44 

Reuters

Big Credit Suisse investor Harris backs new chairman - paper...

One of the largest shareholders of Credit Suisse has backed the embattled bank's new chairman, Axel Lehmann, the Tages-Anzeiger newspaper said on Wednesday....

 2022-01-19 06:44 

Reuters

China cyberspace regulator drafts new rules for internet behemoths - sources...

China's cyberspace regulator has drafted new guidelines that will require the country's internet behemoths to obtain its approval before they undertake any investments or fundraisings, sources familiar with the matter said on Wednesday....

 2022-01-19 06:38 

AP

Influential fashion journalist Andr Leon Talley dies at 73...

NEW YORK (AP) — Andr Leon Talley, the towering former creative director and editor at large of Vogue magazine, has died. He was 73.Talley's literary agent David Vigliano confirmed Talley's death t......

 2022-01-19 06:38 

AP

Splash Brothers Curry, Thompson lead Warriors past Pistons...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Klay Thompson scored 21 points, Stephen Curry had 18, and the Golden State Warriors returned from a tough trip to beat the Detroit Pistons 102-86 on Tuesday night.Curry, back a......

 2022-01-19 06:33 

Reuters

Are hospital admissions still the best way to gauge the COVID crisis?...

Using the number of people in hospital with COVID-19 to gauge the severity of the pandemic may not give an accurate picture in the Omicron era as more and more patients with the virus are being admitted for other reasons, some scientists say....

 2022-01-19 06:32 

Reuters

Kazakhstan security forces on high alert in Almaty amid calls for fresh protests...

Security forces blocked several downtown streets and cordoned off one of the squares in Kazakhstan's biggest city Almaty on Wednesday as an opposition group planned to stage protests, a Reuters correspondent reported from the scene....

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