News Today - Latest Breaking News and Updates - Part 1230

FIDE: Baku fully ready for World Chess Olympiad

Baku is fully ready to host the World Chess Olympiad, said Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, president of the World Chess Federation (FIDE).He made the remarks in Baku May 24 at a ceremony dedicated to the start of the countdown to the 42nd World Chess Olympiad.Ilyu...Read More

Laos Deploys Patrols to Deter Shootings And Prevent Unrest

Lao authorities have deployed fast-moving, special armed units to patrol villages and towns to prevent unrest and crime in the provinces in the wake of a string of shootings of individuals and passenger vehicles by unknown assailants."The special force...Read More

Azerbaijani president visits food industry, agriculture exhibitions ...

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has visited the 22nd Azerbaijan International Food Industry Exhibition and 10th Azerbaijan International Agriculture Exhibition at the Baku Expo Center.Minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov informed ...Read More

North-South corridor to boost Azerbaijan’s currency inflow

In the first year of operation of the North-South international transportation corridor, Azerbaijan will be able to get $50-70 million per year, Javid Gurbanov, head of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC, said in an interview with The Business Year magazine."Thi...Read More

Nasdaq, Inc. Prices €600,000,000 Senior Notes Offering

NEW YORK, May 17, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nasdaq, Inc. (the “Company”) (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced that it priced a public offering of €600,000,000 aggregate principal amount of Euro-denominated 1.75% senior notes due 2023 (the “Offering”).  The Company expects to use the net proceeds from the Offering for general corporate purposes, which may include, without limitation, […]Read More