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IMF warns global outlook is bad
IMF warns global outlook is bad
The world economy is slowing to its weakest pace since the global financial crisis, as the United States-China trade war and other factors like...
Public buses return to Tripoli after 30 years
Public buses return to Tripoli after 30 years
Parked in a hangar in downtown Tripoli, some 35 buses awaited this week's launch of a new urban public transport scheme — the first in the...
Apple pulls Hong Kong app used by protesters after China warning
Apple pulls Hong Kong app used by protesters after China warning
Apple on Thursday removed an app criticised by China for allowing protesters in Hong Kong to track police, as Beijing steps up pressure on foreign...
The ills of financial globalisation
The ills of financial globalisation
After holding off for decades, China has finally embraced financial globalisation, announcing recently that it would eliminate capital controls to...
Inaccessible Island tells the plastic truth
Inaccessible Island tells the plastic truth
We might have been wrong about the plastic waste floating about our oceans, choking fish and spreading the waste-signature of humanity.
Strife-torn Hong Kong braces for China anniversary violence
Strife-torn Hong Kong braces for China anniversary violence
Ripped-up paving stones lay scattered around the graffiti-scarred streets of Hong Kong after one of the most violent days in a summer of rage, as...
World must adapt to 'inevitable' climate change, warns report
World must adapt to 'inevitable' climate change, warns report
Nations rich and poor must invest now to protect against the effects of climate change or pay an even heavier price later, a global commission...
Clashes after peaceful crowd takes Hong Kong message to US consulate
Clashes after peaceful crowd takes Hong Kong message to US consulate
Pro-democracy activists jammed Hong Kong streets in a march to the United States consulate on Sunday in a bid to ramp up international pressure on...
Huawei denies US allegations of technology theft
Huawei denies US allegations of technology theft
Beleaguered Chinese telecom giant Huawei on Tuesday denied accusations reported in the Wall Street Journal that it stole technology from a...
Amazon fires create image nightmare for Brazil
Amazon fires create image nightmare for Brazil
Scorched forests, government inaction and presidential insults — fires in the Amazon rainforest are having a disastrous effect on Brazil's...
What’s driving our electric future?
What’s driving our electric future?
Imagine pulling into your local shopping centre to buy your groceries and leaving the parking lot fully refuelled. Or perhaps you’d prefer to...
Signs of hope as Trump says US-China trade talks back on
Signs of hope as Trump says US-China trade talks back on
There were signs of a thaw in frosty trade-war tensions between China and the US on Monday as President Donald Trump said delegations would "very...