WHO: Yemen suffering world’s largest outbreak of cholera

WHO: Yemen suffering world’s largest outbreak of cholera
July 26, 2017

Yemen is currently witnessing “the biggest outbreak of cholera in the world”, World Health Organisation (WHO) Director-General, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, said today.”We arrived yesterday in Yemen, which is facing"...

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Cholera Epidemic Kills over 1,800 in Yemen
July 20, 2017

The World Health Organization (WHO) announced that a total of 1,802 people have been killed by a cholera outbreak in war-torn Yemen since late April, as Saudi Arabia's deadly campaign prevented the patients from travelling abroad"...

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Oil holds gains as optimism outweighs US drilling increase
July 17, 2017

Oil held gains above US$46 a barrel as optimism that demand will help shrink supplies outweighed an increase in US rigs drilling for crude.

Futures were"...

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Starz Play Arabia's funding reaches $125m
July 26, 2017

MENA on-demand video streaming service Starz Play has now reached a funding total of $125 million since inception, with new investments this year from leading"...

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Google Canada head exits, company names interim head
July 26, 2017

Alphabet Inc said on Tuesday that the head of its Google Canada operations, Sam Sebastian, has left the company. Sebastian had headed Canadian operations since 2014, overseeing the expansion of its engineering hub in Kitchener, Ontario, and helping build Google's artificial intelligence technology prowess in the country. Pelmorex Corp,......

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9mobile asks Citi, Standard Bank to find new investors
July 26, 2017

9mobile, the mobile operator formerly known as Etisalat Nigeria, has appointed Citigroup and Standard Bank to find an investor to buy into the firm and three companies have shown interest, a banking source close to the deal said on Tuesday. India's Bharti Airtel, which already has a presence in Nigeria, as well as Britain's Vodafone and French telecom company Orange have shown interest, the source......

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What the US Fed will do this week - and why
July 26, 2017

Recent US economic data are likely to make Federal Reserve officials more cautious when the federal open market committee meets this week to assess monetary"...

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Wealthy backers get Convoy trucking company on the road to success...
July 26, 2017

As Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos jockey for the designation of world’s wealthiest man, the Seattle billionaires are united behind at least one local venture.

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