29 April 2017
New corporate governance code draws attention to long-serving directors
27 April 2017
NEW YORK: Jonathan Demme, Oscar-winning director of “The Silence of the Lambs” whose four-decade career produced a staggering array of work from romantic comedy to social and political documentaries, died Wednesday. He was 73.
23 April 2017
As a large and important country undergoing change, China’s impact on the world will continue to be significant – but what of the quality and direction of that change?
19 April 2017
GENEVA (Reuters) - The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Western countries and drug companies pledged fresh support on Wednesday to wipe out diseases that blind, disable and disfigure millions of poor in tropical areas each year and urged new donors to join the fight.
15 April 2017
PYONGYANG/SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea displayed what appeared to be new long-range and submarine-based missiles on the 105th birth anniversary of its founding father, Kim Il Sung, on Saturday, as a nuclear-powered U.S. aircraft carrier group steamed towards the region.
15 April 2017
BEIJING: Almost all nuclear scientists agree that land-based or underground nuclear detonations are no longer necessary.
9 April 2017
A student learns more about civic engagement in the United States.
21 March 2017
NEW YORK: Billionaire philanthropist David Rockefeller, former head of Chase Manhattan Corp and patriarch of one of the most famous and influential American families, died on Monday, a family spokesman said. He was 101.
20 March 2017
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Billionaire philanthropist David Rockefeller, former head of Chase Manhattan Corp and patriarch of one of the most famous and influential American families, died on Monday, a family spokesman said. He was 101.
16 March 2017
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - It's not unusual for a newly minted White House to present what's known as a "skinny budget," a wish list of spending requests for Congress and some basic economic projections.