Emily Kopp

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To Save The Lives Of Babies And Mothers, Ask For Advice From Peru

The developing world can take a lesson from Peru.<p>In 1995, 43 out of every 1,000 Peruvian babies died before they reached their first birthday. In 2015, the number of infant deaths in Peru is expected to drop to 13 per 1,000 births. And in 1995, 220 of their mothers died of pregnancy complications …

Greek ruling party says IMF debt proposal not helpful in impasse

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos attend a parliamentary session before a vote on the …

Euro zone April retail sales rise slightly due to food

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Euro zone retail sales increased slightly in April, marking the fourth consecutive monthly rise, as shoppers stepped up their purchases of food and drinks for Easter holidays, estimates released on Tuesday show.<p>FILE PHOTO: A grocer waits for customers next to his stand at a …

Freeland questions U.S. leadership, says Canada must set own course

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says Ottawa will forge its own path on the world stage because Canada can no longer rely on Washington for global leadership.<p>In a major speech setting the stage for Wednesday's release of a new multibillion-dollar blueprint for the Canadian Armed Forces, …

What put Macedonia in World Bank’s top 10 ranking for investors | Financial Times

Macedonia’s name was rarely uttered in the boardrooms of big tech companies or newsrooms before Donald Trump’s election as US president in 2016. But …

China's economy is becoming more like America’s — and not in a good way

5/5 © China Photos / Stringer / Getty Images 2/5<p>China’s three-decade economic boom, marked by gravity-defying double-digit growth rates, has been …

South African economy shrinks, slips into recession

Africa's third-biggest economy contracted in the first quarter of this year, entering recession for the first time in eight years amid weak …

US-led coalition strikes pro-Syrian regime forces

<b>(CNN) —</b> The US-led coalition announced Tuesday that it targeted pro-Syrian regime forces that entered a "well-established de-confliction zone in southern Syria."<p>"Despite previous warnings, pro-regime forces entered the agreed-upon de-confliction zone with a tank, artillery, anti-aircraft weapons, …

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