An outbreak of deadly Mers virus infections remains a serious public health problem, the World Health Organisation said on Tuesday, but an upsurge in cases is abating and the disease does not constitute a global emergency.
Gold eased on Wednesday, following the previous session's gains, as the dollar rose after strong US data boosted prospects the Federal Reserve may trim its stimulus this month, but prices held above $1,400 on continued concerns around Syria.
The Turkish lira hovered just off record lows near two to the dollar on Monday while the 2-year benchmark bond yield inched above 10 per cent in quiet trade, as heightened concern over the conflict in Syria weighed.
The lira was a
Global concern about climate change has risen only very slightly over the past two years, as consumers have focused on more immediate economic worries, according to a new opinion poll.
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UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon voiced serious concern in a meeting with Iran's president on Friday that Tehran was building a new uranium enrichment facility.
(Ban) expressed his 'grave concern about its (Iran's) activities r
The World Health Organization (WHO) has expressed concern over the health situation in and around Gaza sparked by a Israel fuel blockade.
WHO said the blockade has caused huge suffering for the civilian populations in the area.