Tag Archives: risk

Asia stocks rally, oil skids as investors reassess Mideast risk

01 January, 2020 11:28 am 11:28 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares rebounded on Tuesday as investors’ reassessed the risk of an all-out conflict between the United States and Iran, while Wall Street battled back to the black as tech stocks climbed. Oil surrendered hefty gains as some speculated Iran would be unlikely to strike against the US in a way that … Read More

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Pompeo says NATO must change, or risk becoming obsolete

11 November, 2019 8:24 pm 8:24 pm

BERLIN (Reuters) – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday NATO must grow and change or risk becoming obsolete, a day after French President Emmanuel Macron said the alliance was dying. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has rejected Macron’s comments, in an interview with British weekly The Economist, as “drastic” and Pompeo said on … Read More

Asian Asian shares US risk

Asian shares reach three-month peak as risk embraced

10 October, 2019 10:11 am 10:11 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares scaled a three-month high on Tuesday after Wall Street hit all-time peaks amid hopes of progress in Sino-US trade talks and for another dose of policy stimulus from the Federal Reserve this week. Japan’s Nikkei .N225 led the way with a rise of 0.6% to reach ground last trod a … Read More


600,000 Rohingya still in Myanmar at ‘serious risk of genocide’...

09 September, 2019 1:27 am 1:27 am

NEW YORK – Rohingya Muslims remaining in Myanmar still face a “serious risk of genocide”, UN investigators said Monday, warning the repatriation of a million already driven from the country by the army remains “impossible”. The fact-finding mission to Myanmar, set up by the Human Rights Council, last year branded the army operations in 2017 … Read More

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Occupied Kashmir not India’s internal matter, but an international issue:...

08 August, 2019 2:11 pm 2:11 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal has said that Indian authorities have converted the Occupied Kashmir, especially Srinagar, into a military garrison by deploying Indian troops in every nook and corner to prevent people from staging demonstrations against the Indian illegal steps. Addressing the weekly press conference at Foreign Office on … Read More

Indian, fascist, unilateral, acts, peace, risk, President, Dr Arif Alvi

Indian fascist, unilateral acts put peace at risk, says President Dr Arif A...

08 August, 2019 9:20 pm 9:20 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – President Dr Arif Alvi has said that fascist and unilateral acts by the Indian government in Occupied Kashmir have put regional and international peace at risk. He was talking to a parliamentary delegation from United Kingdom on Tuesday. The President said that Indian cruelties in Occupied Kashmir have shaken the world. … Read More

Asia, shares, slump, four-month low, risk, interminable, trade, war

Asia shares slump to four-month low on risk of interminable trade war

05 May, 2019 2:23 pm 2:23 pm

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares broke support and caved to a four-month low on Thursday, as concerns grew that the Sino-US trade conflict was fast morphing into a prolonged technology cold war between the world’s two largest economies. In early European trading, futures for the pan-region Euro Stoxx 50 and German DAX were each down … Read More

LHWs, march, health, risk, allowance, Peshawar

Lady health workers march for risk allowance in Peshawar

04 April, 2019 12:49 pm 12:49 pm

PESHAWAR (92 News) – The Lady Health Workers Program Employees Association staged a protest demonstration, demanding health and risk allowance on Monday. The protesters marched from GT Road to Assembly Chowk. They chanted slogans in favour of their demands. They said that they should be given the health and risk allowance in addition to make … Read More

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North Korea’s Kim Jong Un gives US to year-end to become more flexibl...

04 April, 2019 7:55 am 7:55 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said the breakdown in talks with the United States has raised the risks of reviving tensions, and he is only interested in meeting President Donald Trump again if the United States comes with the right attitude, state media KCNA said on Saturday. Kim said that he … Read More

Smoking linked to increased atrial fibrillation risk

08 August, 2018 9:27 am 9:27 am

LONDON (Reuters ) – Current smokers are more likely than nonsmokers to develop the most common heart rhythm disorder, atrial fibrillation, suggests an analysis of existing research. The more a person smokes, the greater the risk, but quitting smoking appears to lower it significantly, the authors report in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. “The … Read More