Italy's industrial turnover slows in June

Rome [Italy], August 31: Industrial turnover in Italy slumped in June, the government's main statistics entity reported Tuesday. However, in value terms it was higher...

Workplace accidents up over 40 pct in Italy

Rome [Italy], August 31:Workplace accidents in Italy, some with a fatal outcome, grew by more than 40 percent over the first seven months of the...

Former Soviet leader Gorbachev dies at 91

Moscow [Russia] August 31: Former President of the Soviet Union Mikhail Gorbachev has died at 91, Russian media reported Tuesday.

Ukraine gets 4.6 bln USD in foreign aid in August

Kiev [Ukraine], August 31:Ukraine received 4.6 billion U.S. dollars in international aid in August, the Interfax-Ukraine news agency reported Tuesday, citing Finance Minister SerhiyMarchenko.

Putin expresses deep condolences over death of Gorbachev

Moscow [Russia] August 31: Russian President Vladimir Putin has expressed deep condolences over the death of former Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev, Russia's RIA Novosti...

U.S. job openings rise in July amid still tight labor market

Washington [US], August 31: The number of job openings in the United States rose to 11.2 million by the end of July, as the imbalances...

Texas reports 1st possible death from monkeypox in U.S.

Houston [US], August 31: Health officials in the U.S. southern state of Texas on Tuesday confirmed the death of a person diagnosed with monkeypox, the...

Gold falls on stronger U.S. data

Chicago [US], August 31:Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange fell on Tuesday as investors reacted to stronger U.S. data.

Amazon Web Services launches Middle East (UAE) Region

San Francisco [US], August 31: Amazon Web Services (AWS) on Tuesday announced the launch of AWS Middle East (UAE) Region, the second of its kind...

U.S. stocks fall amid market sell-off

New York [US], August 31:U.S. stocks dropped for a third day on Tuesday, as heavy selling continued on Wall Street.

New migrant caravan leaves Mexico for U.S.

Mexico [Mexico City], August 31: A caravan of about 1,000 migrants, the seventh since August, left southeastern Mexico on Tuesday for the U.S. border, local...

Pakistan adds 170 new COVID-19 cases

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 31: Pakistan reported 170 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, the country's ministry of health said on Tuesday.

Singapore reports 2,900 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore, August 31: Singapore reported 2,900 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, bringing the total tally to 1,837,090.

Mongolian PM reshuffles cabinet

Ulan Bator [Mongolia],August 31: Mongolian Prime Minister LuvsannamsraiOyun-Erdene reshuffled his cabinet on Tuesday, in a bid to revive the country's economy in the COVID-19 pandemic.

Myanmar reports 87 new COVID-19 cases

Yangon [Myanmar], August 31: Myanmar confirmed 87 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, bringing the tally to 615,117, according to the Ministry...

Myanmar earns over 242.46 mln USD from marine products exports in nearly...

Yangon [Myanmar], August 31: Myanmar earned over 242.46 million U.S. dollars from export of marine products in nearly five months of the 2022-2023 fiscal year...

Indonesia, Singapore to fully connect payment systems next year

Jakarta [Indonesia], August 31: Indonesia's central bank, Bank Indonesia, said Tuesday that the country would see its payment system to be fully connected to Singapore's...

China's humanitarian assistance for flood victims reaches Pakistan

Karachi [Pakistan], August 31: China's aid for flood victims of Pakistan reached the country's southern port city of Karachi on Tuesday.

More aid needed as Pakistan faces worst ever floods: PM

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 31: Pakistani Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif said the flood ravaging the country is "the worst in history", urging the international community to...

Two Air France pilots suspended after altercation in cockpit

Paris [France], August 30: Air France has suspended two pilots after an altercation during a flight from Geneva to Paris in June 2022, French daily...

French PM calls on companies to prepare energy plan

Paris [France], August 30: French Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne on Monday called for companies in France to prepare an energy plan by September. The call...

300 to be evacuated from Swedish ferry after fire

Stockholm [Sweden], August 30:A rescue operation of around 300 people from a Swedish passenger ferry was underway on Monday evening, after a blaze onboard.

U.S. reports over 17,000 monkeypox cases

Los Angeles [US], August 30: The United States has confirmed over 17,000 monkeypox cases, according to the latest data from the U.S. Centers for Disease...

Southern California hit by severe heat wave

Los Angeles [US], August 30:Southern California is experiencing severe heat wave from Monday, with temperatures expected to hit triple digits throughout the week.

U.S. reports nearly 350,000 child COVID-19 cases in past 4 weeks

Los Angeles [US], August 30: Nearly 350,000 child COVID-19 cases have been reported in the United States in the past 4 weeks, according to the...

Canada to challenge U.S. softwood lumber duties

Ottawa [Canada], August 30: The Canadian federal government said on Monday that it will challenge the United States' duties on softwood lumber.

Canada's wheat production expected to increase by 55 pct

Ottawa [Canada], August 30: Canada's wheat production in 2022 is projected to increase by 55.1 percent year over year to 34.6 million tonnes, largely attributable...