|May 23 2013||5,000 cave paintings discovered in Mexico ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Archeologists have found nearly 5,000 cave paintings made by hunter-gatherers in a northeastern Mexico mountain range where pre-Hispanic groups were not known to have existed.
|May 23 2013||Germany 'most popular country' in the world: poll ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Germany is the most popular country in the world despite well-publicised protests against its insistence on austerity measures within the European Union, an annual poll for the BBC ...|
|May 23 2013||NYSE says to spin off, not sell Euronext ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) NYSE Euronext with spin off European stock exchange group Euronext via an initial public offer rather than sell it following its merger with InterContinentalExchange (ICE), a senior ...|
|May 23 2013||Softbank yields to US security concerns on Sprint ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Amid a heated takeover battle for US wireless carrier Sprint, Japan's Softbank has taken unusual steps to allay national security concerns about the deal, but a rival bid claims this ...|
|May 23 2013||China clears Boeing 787s for nation's airlines: Boeing ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Chinese regulators have approved the Boeing 787 to fly in the country, Boeing said Thursday, a move that opens up a large potential market to the US aerospace giant.
"I can confirm ...|
|May 23 2013||H7N9 bird flu can spread in mammals: study ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) The H7N9 strain of bird flu can spread among ferrets and could do the same among humans under certain conditions, according to lab animal studies on the virus published Thursday.
|May 23 2013||UN sees weak economic recovery this year ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) The world economy should start to make a weak recovery this year, but the United Nations said Thursday that Japan faces "risks" with its pump-priming spending and saw no end to ...|
|May 23 2013||Unions seek probe of Qatari buyout of famed French store ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Unions at the French department store Printemps have asked authorities open a probe into what they call opaque finances in the sale of the luxury shop chain to investors from the ...|
|May 23 2013||Yahoo! buys startup specializing in online games ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Yahoo! pressed on with its shopping spree on Thursday with the acquisition of a startup that powers games played on smartphones, tablets, consoles or personal computers.
Word that ...|
|May 23 2013||India's Tata Steel reports loss on Europe woes ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) India's Tata Steel, one of the world's biggest steelmakers, on Thursday swung to a quarterly net loss from a profit a year ago due to falling demand in its key European market.