The Philippine military on Monday stepped up efforts to find the body of a German hostage allegedly beheaded by Islamist militants after a ransom was not paid.
Governments across the Middle East and North Africa will face a “massive demographic challenge” as a large, rapidly growing young population enters the workforce over the coming decade and beyond, BMI Research has said in a report.
Saudi Arabia has said oil giant Saudi Aramco is worth more than $2tn, enough to consume Apple Inc twice, and still have room for Google parent Alphabet Inc.
On track for healthy weekly gains, emerging markets hit a soft spot yesterday with stocks pulling back from a 19-month high and currencies struggling to make headway against a tepid dollar as lower commodity prices and questions over US policy weighed.
Turkey’s central bank headquarters is seen in Ankara in this January 24, 2014 photo. Foreign-exchange reserves held by Turkey’s central bank fell to the lowest since August 2012, .....
Somalia's new President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed sought to downplay soaring expectations of his new administration at his inauguration Wednesday, warning it would take decades to fix the nation's many ills.