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Sam Cage

Sam Cage

    Biofuel investments seen as good bet
    Biofuel investments seen as good bet
    Biofuels made from plants and waste will prove an increasingly efficient and cheap substitute for oil in many areas over the coming five years,...
    Alpine resorts scramble to beat warmer winters
    Alpine resorts scramble to beat warmer winters
    Army conscripts used to be a common sight in Andermatt, practising parallel turns or perfecting climbing techniques in case they were needed to...
    World leaders pledge millions in aid for quake relief
    World leaders pledge millions in aid for quake relief
    The United Nations, aid agencies and national governments were scrambling on Sunday to get food and supplies to Indonesian towns and cities that...
    Trade ministers meet to try to break WTO deadlock
    Trade ministers meet to try to break WTO deadlock
    Ministers from more than 25 of the world's major trading powers will start trying again on Wednesday to break a deadlock in global trade talks.
    20 000 flee DRC violence, seek refuge in Uganda
    20 000 flee DRC violence, seek refuge in Uganda
    About 20 000 people have fled violence in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo to seek refuge in the border to Uganda over a four-day period,...
    New WTO chief names deputies and goals
    New WTO chief names deputies and goals
    Incoming World Trade Organisation (WTO) chief Pascal Lamy, who takes over as director general on September 1, named his four deputies on Friday,...
    Green light for global trade treaty talks
    Green light for global trade treaty talks
    European Union ministers on Friday gave the green light to negotiate a global-trade liberalisation treaty based on a revised text produced on...