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APEC planning common standards for e-vehicles

|    Danial Norjidi    | MEMBER economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) are in the process of introducing common standards for electric vehicles. According to an...

Bellew resigned before officially accepting Ryanair offer

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) - Former Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) Chief Executive Officer Peter Bellew had not signed on for a new job, including that...

US stocks post weekly gain amid earnings, tax reform expectation

NEW YORK (Xinhua) - US stocks posted gains for the past week as investor sentiment was boosted by the third quarter earnings reports and...

Venezuelans use bitcoin ‘mining’ to escape inflation

|    Alex Vasquez    | CARACAS (AFP) - Inside a locked room in an office building in Caracas, 20 humming computers use their data-crunching power to...

China’s property market expected to continue stabilising

BEIJING (Xinhua) - China’s property market is expected to continue stabilising in the fourth quarter of this year, a senior official said yesterday. The market...

Greeks cut back on grocery-food spending during debt crisis

|    Maria Spiliopoulou, Valentini Anagnostopoulou    | ATHENS (Xinhua) - Greeks cut back on grocery food spending by about 20 per cent during the years of...

UAE’s Deyaar partners with China’s Huawei to offer smart home solutions

DUBAI (Xinhua) - Deyaar Development, one of the biggest property firms in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), said yesterday it has partnered with China’s...

Shinkansen parts produced by Kobe Steel fail to meet national standards

TOKYO (Xinhua) - East Japan Railway Co (JR East) has said that some of the parts produced by Kobe Steel Ltd used on its...

Cuba’s non-agricultural private sector continues to grow

HAVANA (Xinhua) - The number of non-agricultural cooperatives has been growing due to the current economic reforms, the national statistics office, ONEI, announced on...

Ping An Bank posts more profit in first three quarters

BEIJING (Xinhua) - Ping An Bank Co, Ltd, a Shenzhen-listed lender controlled by Ping An Insurance, achieved a mild profit increase in the first...

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