1969 marked the beginning of a revolution in the watch industry.
That was the year Japanese watchmaker Seiko introduced the Seiko Quartz-Astron 35Q, the first watch to be powered by a electrical.. Business Insider
Snowden, Assange, Manning. A piece of art in Berlin representing the three famous whistleblowers is meant to encourage citizens to speak out. For some people these whistleblowers are heroes. For.. Source: Euronews English -
President Xi Jinping said in a speech at the United Nations in Geneva on Wednesday, China will build a new model of relations with the United States as part of its creation of a "circle of friends".. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Earlier this month, startup Starship Tech raised $17.2 million in seed funding for it sfirst delivery pilot program in the United States. The company is teaming up with Postmates in Washington D.C. and.. Source: Wochit Business -
World No1 Sir Andy Murray played down fears over an ankle injury after cruising past Russian teenager Andrey Rublev to reach the third round of the Australian Open men’s draw.
Murray’s ankle.. City A.M.
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NEW YORK — Credit Suisse is paying $5.3 billion to settle claims that it misled investors about the quality of mortgage-backed securities that it sold in the lead-up to the.. CJME Also reported by •SeattlePI.com
China and the United States are not about to be drawn into a trade war, Alibaba Executive Chairman Jack Ma said on Wednesday at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos. “China and (the) US will never.. S.China Morning Post
Chinese President Xi Jinping called for a world without nuclear weapons at the UN on Wednesday and urged a multilateral system based on equality among nations large and small. His speech at the United.. S.China Morning Post
Actor Matt Damon appeared to give President-elect Donald Trump the benefit of the doubt Wednesday (Swiss time) over whether he will help break the cycle of global poverty that arises from lack of safe.. Brisbane Times Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
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Wall Street bank earnings season has come to a close, with Goldman Sachs blowing.. Business Insider
France’s National Film Academy declared Wednesday that it is “proud to present” Roman Polanski, a prominent filmmaker who once pleaded guilty to having unlawful sex with a minor, as the new.. Huffington Post
BRUSSELS (dpa-AFX) - The Swiss stock market ended Wednesday's session with a slight increase, following the modest losses of the past 2 days. After a positive start, the market slipped below the 8... FinanzNachrichten.de Also reported by •RTTNews
The great and the good of Davos agree they have a problem with populism. Finding a solution is the hard part.On the second day of the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in the Swiss Alps, delegates.. New Zealand Herald
LONDON (Reuters) - UBS Chairman Axel Weber has said that around 1,000 of the Swiss bank's 5,000 employees based in London could be impacted by Britain's exit from the European Union. Sify Also reported by •Reuters India