Archive: December, 2015

31.12.2015

A suspect in the deadly arson attack on the Palestinian Dawabsha family is expected to be charged with murder within days, Israeli media reported. Israeli state prosecutors reportedly notified the Petah Tikva Magistrate’s court on Wednesday that an indictment would […]

31.12.2015

​General Electric announced on Thursday that it had won a contract worth nearly US$1 billion (RM4.29 billion) from the Saudi Electricity Company to build and supply a power plant in northern Saudi Arabia. Under the contract, the US industrial giant […]

31.12.2015

Makoto Yamauchi is taking comfort in a dizzying array of hangover cures, from clam elixirs to turmeric tonics, as Japan’s new year party season gets into full swing. The bottled drinks are a multi-million-dollar business in Japan and ’tis the […]

31.12.2015

A gauge of Chinese factory activity ticked up slightly in December but continued to indicate contraction for a fifth straight month, official data showed Friday, underlining weakness in the world’s second-largest economy. China is a key driver of global growth […]

31.12.2015

South Korea’s exports fell last year at their fastest rate since the global financial crisis, with 12 straight monthly declines fuelled by a strong won and plunging oil prices. The government data published on Friday is a grim annual report […]

31.12.2015

You’ve thought about investing in property in London or Hong Kong, but what about Istanbul or Melbourne, Australia? CNBC takes a look at which housing markets across the world posted the biggest gains in 2015 and which ones you should […]

31.12.2015

A massive fire broke out at The Address Hotel, not far from the Burj Khalifa Tower, around which thousands of people have gathered to watch the New Year fireworks. Firefighting teams were dispatched. Officials said authorities are currently on site […]

31.12.2015

An expert on the psychology and neuroscience of self-control and addiction at the University of Southern California, John Monterosso, has offered six tips this holiday season for sticking to New Year’s resolutions. Outlined in an article on the USCDornsife site, […]