AMSTERDAM: Oil prices rose 1 percent on Thursday, clawing back some of the losses made a day earlier, but US crude is on track for the steepest monthly losses in more than a year on demand concerns after floods knocked out a quarter of US…
GENEVA: Smoking and other tobacco use kills more than seven million people each year, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, also warning of the dire environmental impact of tobacco production, distribution and waste. The UN agency…
SAN FRANCISCO: The on-demand car ride service Uber lost at least $1.27 billion in the first half of this year, Bloomberg reported on Thursday, citing sources close to the matter.
OSLO: Domestic violence, mainly against women and children, kills far more people than wars and is an often overlooked scourge that costs the world economy more than $8 trillion a year, experts said on Tuesday.