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

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

Nuvoton 2Q17 sales likely to hit record

Fabless IC firm Nuvoton Technology is expected to see its second-quarter 2017 revenues hit an all-time high driven by robust MCU shipments, according to market sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJun 21st, 2017

PWM IC backend specialist GEM Services to enjoy another year of record revenues

Taiwan-based GEM Services, a backend house focusing exclusively on the power management semiconductor market, is expected to enjoy another record year in 2017 driven by robust demand for high-voltage power MOSFETs, according to market sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesApr 17th, 2017

Iraqi forces launch renewed attacks on ISIS after reports of hundreds of civilian deaths

© AFP AHMAD GHARABLIArbil (Iraq) (AFP) - Iraqi forces renewed their assault Monday aga.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 27th, 2017

U.N. Report Says Civilian Casualties Rising in Afghanistan

More than 11,400 civilians were killed or injured in Afghanistan last year, according to a United Nations report released Monday, a record high amid rising armed clashes between the country’s coalition-backed government forces and the Taliban.....»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 6th, 2017

Afghan civilian casualties hit record high in 2016: UN

The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan said there were 11,418 civilian casualties, an increase of three per cent over 2015......»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineFeb 6th, 2017

Friday Humor: Russell 2000 Reaches New Record High 2017 earnings expectations hit year-to-date lows... And yes, we know financials are a major driver of the Russell 2000... so here's some more humor...   But VIX doesn't appear to be in on the joke........»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 22nd, 2017

TV Today Network hits record high; stock zooms 50% in September

Thus far in September 2017, the stock outperformed the market by surging 50% from Rs 243, against 0.75% rise in the S&P BSE Sensex.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 22nd, 2017

Is the Greece Crisis Finally Over?

Greece tourism will hit a record high in 2017, but Greece may not be out of the woods just yet. (1:00) - Is Greece Making A Comeback?(5:10) - Greece's Problematic Economy(7:50)  - Priv.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytSep 19th, 2017

PE/VC investments, exits at record high of $5.4 bn in Aug 2017: EY

PE/VC investments increased by 5.4 times to $ 5.4 billion in August 2017 were the highest monthly investment ever, compared to $ 1 billion in August 2016. This was mainly on account of two mega deals, Softbank's $2.5 billion inv.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 18th, 2017

Fab equipment spending to increase 37% in 2017, says SEMI

Fab equipment spending for 2017 is forecast to increase 37% to reach a record high of about US$55 billion, according to SEMI......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesSep 14th, 2017

Stock Market News For Sep 12, 2017

The S&P 500 notched up a fresh record high on Monday after technology and financial stocks rallied. The S&P 500 no.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytSep 12th, 2017

Mutual funds" flow into equities at two-year high

Domestic mutual funds (MFs) continue to pour money into equity markets even as the frontline benchmark indices are trading near all-time high, with their net flow hitting a record high during the current calendar year 2017 (CY1.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 12th, 2017

Stocks Just Hit a Record High as Fears Over Hurricane Irma Fade

Optimism was also driven by the coming announcement of Apple's new iPhone. Stock indexes surged early Monday and continued climbing, with optimism driven by lower-than-expected damage f.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 11th, 2017

HDFC Bank, Maruti Suzuki, Hindustan Unilever, IndusInd Bank hit record high

These four stocks have rallied between 48% to 61%, so far in calendar year 2017.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 11th, 2017

Gold Price in September 2017

It was not so long ago, when we wrote about the record-breaking volume in gold. We described the implications of the extreme monthly volume and we discussed the very high readings in case of the in.....»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesSep 6th, 2017

India Inc on record fundraising spree in 2017; IPOs of Rs 62,000 cr filed

QIPs near all-time high in seven months.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 27th, 2017

First-Time VC Fundraisers On Pace For Record Year

For first-time VC fundraisers, 2017 has been a banner year. Through the first seven months of the year, the amount raised is set to outpace the high-water mark set i.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkAug 25th, 2017

Copper foil maker Co-Tech net profits hit record for 4th consecutive quarter

Rising copper foil prices continued to buoy Co-Tech Copper Foil's profitability in the second quarter of 2017, which hit a record high for the fourth consecutive quarter......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesAug 23rd, 2017