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Among Amazon staff to be cut include those in Canada, Costa Rica, US

Reuters has reported that Amazon.com is making plans to cut 18,000 employees worldwide, including in the US, Canada and Costa ...


Cross-border e-commerce brings opportunities to inland China city

Every day, Yan Xinhua sees off dozens of containers to the port of Tianjin, some 1,200 km away, where the ...


Mideast in Pictures: Egypt discovers oldest, most complete unroyal mummy

© Provided by Xinhua CAIRO, Jan. 27 (Xinhua) -- A discovery of "important tombs hosting a 4,300-year-old mummy" in Saqqara ...


Kraken aim to continue historic pace vs. Flames

Last season, the expansion Seattle Kraken faced frequent comparisons to the Vegas Golden Knights, who reached the Stanley Cup Final ...


Golden Knights' William Carrier set to return vs. Rangers

Golden Knights left winger William Carrier will return from an upper-body injury Friday against the New York Rangers, Vegas coach ...


Blue Jackets carry rare dose of confidence into Vancouver

The lowly Columbus Blue Jackets, infused with a rare jolt of confidence, head to Vancouver to face the Canucks on ...


Slumping Golden Knights visit revamped Rangers

The Vegas Golden Knights spent most of the first half of the season leading the Pacific Division. Now their slump ...


Canucks F Andrei Kuzmenko agrees to two-year extension

Vancouver Canucks forward Andrei Kuzmenko agreed to terms on a two-year, $11 million contract extension on Thursday. The deal runs ...


Egyptian President El-Sisi meets Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar in Delhi

New Delhi [India], January 26 (ANI): Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi met Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar in New Delhi after ...


Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi attends 'At Home' reception in New Delhi

New Delhi [India], January 26 (ANI): Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday attended the ...


PM Modi thanks Egyptian President for gracing Republic Day celebration

New Delhi [India], January 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi thanked Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi for gracing the Republic ...


NHL roundup: Kraken pass inaugural season win total

Oliver Bjorkstrand scored twice and the Seattle Kraken surpassed their victory and point totals from their expansion season, defeating the ...


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France military ordered out of Burkina Faso in west Africa

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso: As Burkina Faso, in western Africa, faces an Islamist insurgency, it is set to end a military ...

As births continue to fall, Japan seeks incentives for parents

TOKYO, Japan: Japanese Prime minister Fumio Kishida said this week that it was "now or never" for Japan, one of ...

US moving towards offering annual Covid vaccines to most Americans

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of its efforts to simplify the national COVID-19 vaccine strategy, the US Food and Drug Administration ...

December crossings of US border set record

WASHINGTON D.C.: US authorities said this week that a surge in Cubans and Nicaraguans arriving at the US border with ...

Canada faces resistance to cutbacks from oil-producing Alberta

OTTAWA, Canada: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal government plans to implement its long-awaited workforce transition bill, the "Just Transition," ...

Japan's Kishida expected to visit Ukraine for talks with Zelenskiy

TOKYO, Japan: The Yomiuri newspaper has reported that Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida is planning to visit Kyiv in February ...

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Canada faces resistance to cutbacks from oil-producing Alberta

OTTAWA, Canada: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal government plans to implement its long-awaited workforce transition bill, the "Just Transition," ...

Among Amazon staff to be cut include those in Canada, Costa Rica, US

Reuters has reported that Amazon.com is making plans to cut 18,000 employees worldwide, including in the US, Canada and Costa ...

In rare attack, two killed in isolated Alaska village by polar bear

WALES, Alaska: In a rare attack, a polar bear chased several residents of the isolated Alaska Native whaling village of ...

Radhika Madan's new film 'Rumi Ki Sharafat' announced

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 27 (ANI): Actress Radhika Madan has a new film 'Rumi Ki Sharafat' in her kitty. On ...

Russian billionaire's role in Moscow-Kiev talks reduced WSJ

Roman Abramovich remains a mediator between the two warring countries, the news outlet claimsRussian oligarch Roman Abramovich has seen his ...

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As travel opens up, Thailand prepares for 5 million Chinese tourists

BANGKOK, Thailand: Following China's reopening and the end of its strict COVID-19 restrictions, businesses on Thailand's holiday island of Phuket ...


Recession fears fade as investors weigh into U.S. stocks

NEW YORK, New York - Recession fears faded on Wall Street Thursday as annualized 4th quarter GDP (gross domestic product) ...


Officials cautious as lower mortgage rates increases home buying

WASHINGTON D.C.: In December 2022, US existing home sales declined to a 12-year low, but lower mortgage rates raised cautious ...


South Korean exports fall 2.7% in first 20 days in January

SEOUL, South Korea: Korea Customs Service data released this week showed that South Korean exports for the first 20 days ...


Virginia expects 1,000 jobs as Amazon builds cloud computing center

SEATTLE, Washington: Amazon.com's cloud services division, Amazon Web Services (AWS), has announced that it will expand its data centers in ...


U.S. stocks faint after bull goes into hiding

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks crumbled on Wednesday as the extended rally on Wall Street came to an ...


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