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Wall Street joins in as stocks rally across world

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks advanced on Monday in a positive start to the week.Globally, stocks trended higher ...

System to reduce pollution, cut traffic congestion planned for China

BEIJING, China, The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $200 million loan to China.The funding is to support the ...

Chinese central bank adjusts interest rate-settings, stocks advance

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in China and Hong made solid gains on Monday.Support for Chinese stocks followed a decision on ...

In Kim's Threats and Appeasement, Experts See Move to Manipulate Trump

Connie Kim and Oh Taek-sung of the VOA Korean Service contributed to this report.WASHINGTON - North Korean leader Kim Jong ...

Kudlow defends Trump attempt to restructure trade relations with China

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump's chief economic adviser has ridiculed the idea that the country is facing a ...

Argentine president replaces treasury minister

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Nicolas Dujovne has been replaced as Minister for the Treasury in Argentina, in a shock move ...

Africa

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Libyans, facing political and economic collapse, lament Western help

It's been eight years since the NATO-led military intervention in Libya. Many analysts consider the action a crucial step forward ...

When risk is part of the job

If someone asked me for the prototypical aid worker security incident report, I would offer some version of the above. ...

'Shocked' Nigeria FA want to help baned coach Siasia clear his name

Abuja - The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) said on Monday that they were "shocked" by a life ban on former ...

UN, US Honor Humanitarian Workers on World Humanitarian Day

GENEVA - The United Nations is paying special tribute on World Humanitarian Day to the tens of thousands of women ...

Experts: Women Make Peacekeeping Missions More Effective

ACCRA, GHANA - Women, peace and security are on the agenda at a military conference in Ghana this week, where ...

Under Pressure, IS Militants in Somalia Look to Ethiopia

Islamic State militants in Somalia say they will release jihadist materials in Amharic - a step unmistakably aimed at winning ...

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