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EU sees asylum applications sharply down due to COVID-19 emergency measures

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A 69-percent fall month on month in the number of applicants seeking asylum in the European Union (EU) in the second quarter of...
Asian Stocks

British stocks down 0.71 percent Friday

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British stocks decreased on Friday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index down by 0.71 percent, or 42.87 points, to close at 6,007.05 points. ...
Libya

UN welcomes Libyan PM’s decision to step down

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The United Nations (UN) welcomes the decision by Fayez Serraj, the UN-backed Libyan prime minister, to step down by the end of October, according...
inflation

Namibia’s inflation rate in August slows down to 2.4 percent

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Namibia's annual inflation rate in August slowed to 2.4 percent from 3.7 percent recorded in August 2019, according to the country's statistics agency (NSA)...
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa speaks during the opening of the 33rd African Union (AU) summit of heads of state and government at the AU headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Feb. 9, 2020. (Photo by Michael Tewelde/Xinhua)

South African president promises not to let women down amid rising gender-based violence

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President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday promised not to let women down as gender-based violence claimed more lives of women in the country. ...
Biden

Biden condemns violence in Portland, as Trump doubles down on “law and order” message

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Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on Sunday condemned violence in Portland, Oregon after one man was fatally shot following clashes between rival protesters. ...
FC Barcelona's Leo Messi during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Villarreal CF and FC Barcelona at La Ceramica stadium in Villarreal, eastern Spain, 05 July 2020. EPA/DOMENECH CASTELLO

Messi saga continues as Barca president offers to step down

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The ongoing Leo Messi saga took another turn on Thursday with FC Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu reportedly willing to resign if the Argentinean...
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Zambia’s annual inflation rate slows down to 15.5 percent in August

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Zambia's annual rate of inflation slowed down to 15.5 percent in August from 15.8 percent in July, the country's statistics agency said on Thursday. ...
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COVID-19 pandemic slows down expansion of Zimbabwe’s major power plant

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A 1.5 billion U.S. dollars project to expand Zimbabwe's biggest coal-fired power plant by 600 megawatts by Chinese firm Sinohydro has fallen behind schedule...
Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai (3rd R) meets with leaders of the U.S. Jewish organizations at the Chinese embassy in Washington, the United States, Feb. 26, 2020. The U.S. Jewish community has voiced its support in an open letter for "their friends in the Chinese American and Chinese communities" against xenophobia over the novel coronavirus outbreak. David Bernstein, president and CEO of the Jewish Council for Public Affairs (JCPA), delivered the letter signed by 87 Jewish organizations across America to Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai on Wednesday afternoon. (Photo by Ting Shen/Xinhua)

Driving up U.S.-China confrontation won’t slow down China’s development – ambassador Cui

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Fueling a confrontation between the U.S. and China will not slow down China's development as external pressure will only lead to a stronger, more...
Gold

Gold down on stronger U.S. dollar

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Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange fell on Wednesday as the U.S. dollar strengthened. The most...
Wpid Money Growth

Government of Ghana revises growth rate down to 0.9 percent over COVID-19 impact

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The government of Ghana has revised its economic growth rate projections downward to 0.9 percent from the previous 6.8 percent, due to the impact...
Photo taken on Feb. 28, 2020 shows the exterior of London Stock Exchange Group in London, Britain. British stocks decreased on Friday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index down by 3.18 percent, or 215.79 points, to close at 6,580.61 points. (Xinhua/Han Yan)

British stocks down 1.00 percent Wednesday

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British stocks decreased on Wednesday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index down by 1.00 percent, or 62.63 points, to close at 6,207.10 points. ...
Barcelona

FC Barcelona look to send neighbors Espanyol down and keep title hopes alive

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Espanyol could be the first team in this season's La Liga to be relegated to the Spanish second division if they fail to win...
FILE PHOTO: The logo of German car manufacturer BMW is seen on the company headquarters in Munich, Germany, December 5, 2019. REUTERS/Andreas Gebert/File Photo GLOBAL BUSINESS WEEK AHEAD

BMW global vehicle deliveries down by 23 percent in first half

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German car manufacturer BMW announced Tuesday that its global vehicle deliveries, including MINI and Rolls-Royce, dropped by 23 percent year-on-year to a total of...
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Down But Not Out: Seeing Opportunities in these Covid-19 Times

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I know that we are in challenging times. Never in the history of the world has the world of work been so disrupted and...
Deutsche Post DHL

Net profit of Deutsche Post DHL down 59.7 percent in first quarter

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Deutsche Post DHL Group's consolidated net profit fell by 59.7 percent year-on-year to 301 million euros (325.5 million U.S. dollars) in the first quarter...
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Italian stocks down on Monday

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Italian stocks lost nearly 4 percent of their value on Monday, as the country started gradual reopening of national coronavirus lockdown. The...
Photo taken on Feb. 28, 2020 shows the exterior of London Stock Exchange Group in London, Britain. British stocks decreased on Friday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index down by 3.18 percent, or 215.79 points, to close at 6,580.61 points. (Xinhua/Han Yan)

British stocks down 0.16 percent Monday

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British stocks decreased on Monday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index down by 0.16 percent, or 9.28 points, to close at 5,753.78 points. ...
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Ireland’s February exports down 7 percent

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Ireland exported a total of 11.6 billion euros (12.6 billion U.S. dollars) worth of goods in February, down 812 million euros or nearly 7...
Photo taken on Feb. 28, 2020 shows the exterior of London Stock Exchange Group in London, Britain. British stocks decreased on Friday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index down by 3.18 percent, or 215.79 points, to close at 6,580.61 points. (Xinhua/Han Yan)

British stocks down 1.18 percent Friday

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British stocks decreased on Friday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index down by 1.18 percent, or 64.72 points, to close at 5,415.50 points. ...
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Gold down despite weaker U.S. dollar, disruptions in supply

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Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange fell on Friday as a result of profit-taking, despite a weaker U.S....
retails

UK retail sales down 0.3 percent monthly in February amid extreme weather

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Britain's retail sales fell by 0.3 percent in February on a monthly basis, with a range of retailers reporting the negative effect of extreme...
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Kenya traveler bookings down 6 percent in February, continued fall expected

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Kenya's witnessed a decline of 6 percent in traveler bookings in February and 10 percent so far in March, the head of Kenya Association...
stock market

British stocks down 1.94 percent Tuesday

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British stocks decreased on Tuesday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index down by 1.94 percent, or 138.95 points, to close at 7,017.88 points. ...
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Wolfsburg trash Mainz 4-0, Leverkusen down Augsburg 2-0 in Bundesliga

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Wolfsburg recorded their second straight win in the league after cruising Mainz 4-0 and Bayern Leverkusen got the better of Augsburg thanks to the...
inflation

Namibia inflation down to 2.6 percent in December

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Namibia's annual inflation rate slumped to 2.6 percent in December last year, down by 2.5 percentage points year on year. According to...
Consumer Confidence

South Africa consumer confidence index down in Q3 2019

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South Africa's consumer confidence index fell to minus 7 in the third quarter, down from 5 in the previous three-month period, owing to worsening...
Manchester United

Liverpool and city down as Man united suffers another loss

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The weekend's Premier League games showed the virtue of patience as league leaders Liverpool came back from a goal down away to Aston Villa...

Namibia’s second quarter GDP down by 2.6 percent

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Namibia's GDP recorded a contraction of 2.6 percent in the second quarter of 2019, the Namibia Statistics Agency announced on Thursday. The...