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THERE are more unemployed people in Davao Region this year compared to last year, the labor department in the region said. Records from the Department of Labor and Employment (Dole)-Davao Region rep
DUNDAS, P.E.I. - A New Brunswick woman has launched a campaign to end a pig-chasing tradition at a rural fair in Prince Edward Island, where children are encouraged to pursue the swine as they scrambl
SAN FRANCISCO — Google wants users to have a simpler time finding answers or recommendations on smartphones without having to think about what to ask its search engine. Its new feature, called "shor
VISTA Land & Lifescapes Inc. posted a consolidated net income growth of 13 percent to P8.1 billion in 2016. Its leasing business came mostly from its subsidiary Starmalls, which delivered strong
YELLOW Cab Pizza has sealed its bid into Brunei and East Malaysia. Max’s Group, Inc. (MGI) recently signed a development agreement with YTT Sdn Bhd to establish at least 10 Yellow Cab Pizza stores i
(Reuters) - General Mills Inc reported its seventh straight decline in quarterly sales on Tuesday as the maker of Cheerios breakfast cereal limited discounting in a bid to boost margins, amid stiff p
AC Energy Holdings, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ayala Corp., signed definitive documents to acquire 100 percent ownership of Bronzeoak Clean Energy (BCE) and San Carlos Clean Energy (SCCE). The
AC Energy Holdings, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ayala Corp., signed definitive documents to acquire 100 percent ownership of Bronzeoak Clean Energy (BCE) and San Carlos Clean Energy (SCCE). The
Members of County Assembly (MCAs) are now pressing for severance pay that could see taxpayers folk out billions to compensate them for the eight months that their term in office will be c
Members of County Assembly (MCAs) are now pressing for severance pay that could see taxpayers folk out billions to compensate them for the eight months that their term in office will be c
GENEVA (Reuters) - Fiat Chrysler Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne said on Tuesday he was looking forward to meeting Volkswagen boss Matthias Mueller to discuss a possible tie-up between the two carma
After Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez lost last weekend, there's a new No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter. His name is Vasyl Lomachenko.
The bank plans to move jobs from London and bulk up its European presence by "hundreds of people".
Omega-3 fatty acids are undoubtedly important nutrients for a developing fetus, but DHA supplements may not help much.
Los Angeles is in a sweet spot in its real estate cycle that will make it one of the top choices in the world for buying property this year, a new report says. The L.A. area ranked number one in N
The Manchester United legends were among 10 new entries in the Northern Restaurant and Bar show's annual power list
Los Angeles is in a sweet spot in its real estate cycle that will make it one of the top choices in the world for buying property this year, a new report says. The L.A. area ranked number one in N
It’s a $7 billion remodeling investment.             
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A U.S. appeals court has rejected a fired police sergeant’s stance that forcing him to unlock his encrypted computer files in a child porn investigation would violate his
It may be too soon to compare InMed Pharmaceutical to GW Pharmaceutical, but this pre-clinical biotech company has lot more going on than its drug pipeline.
The Johan Sverdrup oil field on Norway's continental shelf will proceed with further development plans, Lundin Petroleum announced on Tuesday.
OTTAWA - Retail sales in January registered their largest gain in almost seven years, the latest sign that the economy is building momentum. Statistics Canada said Tuesday that retail sales climbed 2
SkinBioTherapeutics said the IPO will drive the development and future commercialisation of its skin care business, SkinBiotix,
SkinBioTherapeutics said the IPO will drive the development and future commercialisation of its skin care business, SkinBiotix,
Business leaders have urged policy makers to embrace a predictable tax regime in national budgeting, enabling the business community to make sustainable plans to fuel Kenya's economy in future.
Business leaders have urged policy makers to embrace a predictable tax regime in national budgeting, enabling the business community to make sustainable plans to fuel Kenya's economy in future.
Crude oil futures started the day slightly improved Tuesday after falling for seven of the last 10 sessions.
U.S. stocks are posting modest declines in early trading Tuesday, but Apple led technology companies higher after announcing an update to its iPad. Healthcare companies rose, but packaged-food com
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. market indexes are dropping Tuesday as banks and industrial companies such as transportation stocks take some of the largest losses. The declines were broad. Small-company stoc
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are on track for their biggest loss this year as banks tumble and industrial companies such as transportation stocks take large losses. Small-company stocks are falling
The Ministry of Fisheries will provide all 14,000 water vessels in Lake Victoria with number plates from next month.
The Ministry of Fisheries will provide all 14,000 water vessels in Lake Victoria with number plates from next month.
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia has suspended the export of human breast milk by a U.S.-based company pioneered by a former Mormon missionary. A legal officer at Cambodia’s Customs Depar
(Reuters) - All the three major U.S. indexes opened higher on Tuesday, with the Nasdaq Composite hitting yet another record high, lifted by Apple.
Norway produced an average of 2 billion barrels of oil, liquefied natural gas and condensate in February, about 25,000 fewer barrels per day than in January.
CALGARY - Players on a Calgary minor hockey team and their parents have flipped out after a coin toss was used to decide the outcome of a crucial playoff game. There was no winner after a shootout la
The government has released another Sh 239 million to Mumias Sugar in the company's ongoing bailout arrangement.
The government has released another Sh 239 million to Mumias Sugar in the company's ongoing bailout arrangement.
PARIS (AP) — The French financial prosecutor’s office has opened a preliminary investigation into a report that Interior Minister Bruno Le Roux hired his two daughters for 24 temporary parlia
LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices edged higher on Tuesday, helped by expectations that OPEC-led output cuts would be extended beyond June, though gains were capped by persistently high crude inventories.
Technology start-up Uber is looking to launch UberPool in Romania in the next year and a half, according to Nicoleta Schroeder, the general manager of the local operations. The new service allows user
Technology start-up Uber is looking to launch UberPool in Romania in the next year and a half, according to Nicoleta Schroeder, the general manager of the local operations. The new service allows user
HALIFAX - A new report says Canadians are spending more time surfing the web than ever before, raising concerns about how technology distracts from real-world relationships. The report from Media Tec
At USD 4.4 billion, D-Mart#39;s RK Damani is now wealthier than prominent names such as Adi Godrej, Pawan Munjal, Nusli Wadia, Rahul Bajaj and Ajay Piramal on the Forbes list of the richest in India
‘Calibre College’, which will include tailored one-to-one and team seminars, has been created to upskill the Northern Quarter-based firm’s consultants.
Miller’s Ale House set its sights on Winter Garden as part of a 1.25-acre purchase at the northwest corner of Colonial Drive and State Road 429, which is the Western Expressway. NAI Realvest negotia
Pulitzer Prize-winning author, presidential historian Jon Meacham will give the spring commencement address at Ole Miss.              
Mitsui is the first Japanese company to have taken a stake in a British train operator.
Schlumberger subsidiary OneSubsea has been contracted to provide a subsea production system for BP's Mad Dog 2 project in the Gulf of Mexico.
NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 11:45 a.m. The stock market is on track for its biggest loss so far this year as banks and industrial companies mo
NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 9:35 a.m. Technology companies are leading stocks slightly higher in early trading on Wall Street. Apple and Micro
A grand jury will decide whether to indict a Mississippi man in the 2015 death of his 2-year-old daughter.              
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union and Japan have pledged to get to a free trade at the earliest possible opportunity, with EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker saying it should be used as a
Mitsubishi Motors' future product chief wants to polish company icons, and more
Arsia Mons produced one new lava flow at its summit every 1 to 3 million years during the final peak of activity, about 50 million years ago. The last volcanic activity there ceased about 50 million y
Scientists are using the decellularized husks of plants such as parsley, vanilla and orchids to form three-dimensional scaffolds that can then be primed and seeded with human stem cells to optimize th
Researchers have developed a model that suggests that debris that was pushed into space from an asteroid or other body slamming into Mars around 4.3 billion years ago and alternates between becoming a
The inner Van Allen belt has less radiation than previously believed, according to a recent study. Observations from NASA's Van Allen probes show the fastest, most energetic electrons in the inner rad
Gregory Porter, the Voice of Jazz, will hold a concert at Sala Palatului, Bucharest on April 24 within Jazz Night Out concert series. Porter is the two times Gramm-winner for Best Jazz Vocal Album in
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