2019 will be critical for climate action, says UN

United Nations, The year 2019 will be a critical year for the international community to take effective action on climate change, said UN General Assembly …

2019 will be critical for climate action, says UN

United Nations, The year 2019 will be a critical year for the international community to take effective action on climate change, said UN General Assembly …

Peace Remains Elusive in Libya

LONDON On February 17, eight years ago, Libyans rose up and launched a rebellion that led to the ouster of autocrat Col. Moammar Gadhafi. The high expectati…

Saudi Crown Prince’s Visit To Focus More On Malaysia-Saudi Arabia Economic Ties

KUALA LUMPUR, The visit by the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman to Malaysia this weekend is expected to focus more on Jeddah-Kuala Lumpur ec…

Pompeo Calls Nigerian Candidates Ahead of Election

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke with Nigeria’s two leading candidates for president ahead of Saturday’s election and “und…

Uganda’s Tourism Minister Sparks Controversy over Curvy Women Contest

KAMPALA Uganda’s junior minister for tourism this month sparked controversy by suggesting that curvy women could be promoted as a tourist attract…

Former first lady of Malaysia given seven days to check and confirm existence of 44 pieces of jewellery

KUALA LUMPUR, The High Court here today ordered the wife of the former Malaysian prime minister, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor to check and confirm in seven days …

Thailand appreciates Malaysia’s efforts towards peace in its southern provinces, says envoy

KUALA LUMPUR, Thailand appreciates Malaysia’s role and contributions as a facilitator for the ongoing peace process in the kingdom’s seve…

Trade Project Builds Somaliland’s Economy; Leaders Seek More

WASHINGTON As a yearlong project aimed at helping Somaliland develop its trade relationship with Ethiopia winds down, top leaders hope more assistance w…

Somalia Readies for Oil Exploration, Still Working on Petroleum Law

The Somali government says it will award exploration licenses to foreign oil companies later this year, despite calls from the opposition to wait until la…