Advertisements



Afghan civilian deaths hit record high in 2017, driven by Taliban and ISIS attacks

Thomson Reuters Kabul (AFP) - Civilian deaths in Afghanistan hit a new high in the first half of 2017 with 1,662 killed and m.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 17th, 2017

ISIS and the Taliban Killed Thousands of Afghan Civilians Last Year

But the total number of civilian casualties actually decreased in 2017, the U.N. said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 15th, 2018

ISIS And The Taliban Killed Thousands of Afghan Civilians Last Year

But the total number of civilian casualties actually decreased in 2017, the U.N. said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 15th, 2018

ISIS wants to be as dangerous as the Taliban — but it"s not even close

Associated Press ISIS-K and the Taliban conducted a number of high-profile attacks at the end of January that killed over .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 11th, 2018

Global Deaths Caused By Militant Attacks Fall 20 Percent In 2017, New Report Says

Despite the drop, attacks by ISIS and an al-Qaeda affiliate have risen in first six months of the year......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 16th, 2017

CDC Reports Record High Rate Of Drug-Related Deaths In 2016 Amid Opioid Epidemic

And they were driven in large part by the opioid epidemic. Hours ahead of President Donald Trump’s “major briefing” on opioid drug use in the U.S., a report from the National Center for Health Statisti.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 8th, 2017

The B-52 bomber is leaving the Middle East after a record-breaking run against ISIS

Reuters The last B-52 bomber left US Central Command's area of responsibility on April 7 after being the go-to bomber for operations against ISIS and the Taliban. In the last two years, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 17th, 2018

Civilian Deaths Surge Amid Wars In Syria and Yemen

There was a surge in civilian deaths by explosive devices in 2017......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 12th, 2018

Semiconductor photomask sales hit record US$3.7 billion in 2017, says SEMI

After several years of incremental increases, the worldwide semiconductor photomask market surged 13% to a record-high US$3.75 billion in 2017, according to SEMI......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesApr 12th, 2018

The Tell: Global debt mountain climbs to record $237 trillion in 2017

The Institute of International Finance said global debt rose to an all-time high of $237 trillion.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 10th, 2018

Airline service quality hit a record high in 2017 despite ugly incidents: Study - Yahoo Finance UK

Yahoo Finance UKAirline service quality hit a record hi.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsApr 8th, 2018

Despite fears, NIH grants to Bay State organizations hit a record high in 2017

In early 2017, the future for NIH-funded research looked bleak. A year later, those cuts never materialized, and NIH funding actually increased......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 5th, 2018

PE, VC investments surge 60% to a record $26 billion in 2017: Study

Investments by private equity and venture capital funds surged 60 per cent to a record high of USD 26 billion in 2017, while the bull markets helped register highest ever exits in a year, a report said today. The exits grew 60 p.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 5th, 2018

Propelled by China, overseas moviegoing surges

Propelled by growth in China, global moviegoing reached a record high of $40.6 billion in 2017 despite a downturn in audiences at U.S. and Canada theaters......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 4th, 2018

SMIC profits fall 52% in 2017

China-based pure-play foundry Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) has reported revenues grew 6.4% on year to a record high of US$3.1 billion in 2017. Net profits, however, declined 52% from 2016 levels to US$180 million......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesApr 2nd, 2018

PCL reports record high EPS for 2017

Optical transceiver module maker PCL Technologies has reported net profits of NT$283 million (US$9.72 million) or NT$5 per share on revenues of NT$2.067 billion for 2017. The EPS and revenues for 2017 were both the company's highest records......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 30th, 2018

TAT Technologies Reports Record Results for Fiscal Year 2017

TAT Technologies Reports Record Results for Fiscal Year 2017 Annual Revenue of $106.5 Million Represent an All Time High and Adjusted EBITDA of $9.4 Million Represent the Highest Recorded.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMar 27th, 2018

Niching posts record gross margin in 4Q17

IC packaging material and tool distributor Niching Industrial saw its gross margin reach a record high of 23% in the fourth quarter of 2017. Gross margin for all of 2017 climbed to 20%, the highest annual level in 10 years......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 27th, 2018

How Donald Trump"s $60 bn tariff on China will trigger trade war in Asia

Japanese shipments to China reached a record $130 billion in 2017, leading an export-driven economic recovery that's run for eight-straight quarters.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 26th, 2018

How Donald Trump"s $60 bn tariff on China will trigger trade war in Aisa

Japanese shipments to China reached a record $130 billion in 2017, leading an export-driven economic recovery that's run for eight-straight quarters.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 26th, 2018

Sinopec"s Dividend Payout Ratio for 2017 Reaches 118%, Net Profit is RMB 51.2 Billion

Sinopec's Dividend Payout Ratio for 2017 Reaches 118%, Net Profit is RMB 51.2 Billion Both of Refining and Chemicals Segments Results Hit Record High PR Newswire BEIJING, March 25, 2018 BEIJING, March 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Chi.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMar 25th, 2018