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Apr 24, 2017
ZURICH — French-Swiss cement maker LafargeHolcim said on Monday its chief executive Eric Olsen is stepping down following an internal investigation into the company’s activities in Syria. His resignation will be effective on July 15, LafargeHolcim said in a statement, adding that its board had agreed to his departure even though an internal pr ...
Apr 23, 2017
AMMAN — The general assembly of the Housing Bank for Trade and Finance (HBTF) on Sund ...
Apr 22, 2017
WASHINGTON — It is "urgent" to reach an agreement on a loan programme for Greece, but ...
Apr 20, 2017
El Kef, Tunisia — Thousands protested in northeastern Tunisia on Thursday to mark a general strike over unemployment and poverty, six years ...
Apr 19, 2017
ABU DHABI — The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is confident that production cuts agreed with non-members to prop u ...
Apr 18, 2017
DUBAI — Economic growth in Saudi Arabia and most other Arab oil exporters will slow this year following production cuts aimed at propping up ...
Apr 17, 2017
BERLIN — Miko from Berlin may only be five, but he already has 1,000 euros ($1,063) per month to live on — not from hard graft, but as part ...
Apr 15, 2017
SINGAPORE/SYDNEY — A company built around the research of Craig Wright, who has claimed to have invented the bitcoin cryptocurrency, has bee ...
Apr 13, 2017
NEW YORK — The US dollar rose on Thursday, rebounding after a slide that investors considered overdone following remarks by President Donald ...
Apr 12, 2017
DAHRIYA, Palestinian Territories — Power comes in many forms, but Kamal Al Jebrini's family looked to where others may fear to tread fo ...
Apr 11, 2017
GENEVA — The risk of mass starvation in four countries — northeast Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen — is rising rapidly due to drough ...
Apr 10, 2017
STANFORD-LE-HOPE, United Kingdom — The first-ever freight train from Britain to China, laden with whisky, soft drinks and baby products ...
Apr 08, 2017
GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories — Fresh protests against civil service pay cuts broke out in Gaza on Saturday, as pressure builds on Pale ...

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