Global Perspectives

EM ASIA FX-Asian units rise as Trump's comments hit dollar; baht outperforms

© Reuters. EM ASIA FX-Asian units rise as Trump's comments hit dollar; baht outperforms<p>* EM FX Asia extend gains as dollar softens<p>* Thai baht touches …

Korean Won

Afro World View staff, formerly ANN7 out in the cold as channel shuts down

The Citizen earlier reported that Multichoice was still in the process of selecting a new company to fill the Afro World View slot.<p>The channel’s …

World Politics

Brexit ‘Bad Boy’ Wants Supporters to Take Over May's Tory Party

Why is Arron Banks, who became famous for funding the U.K. Independence Party, urging people to join the Conservatives? It’s not because he’s …

Great Britain

ANCYL in Durban to march on Multichoice offices

The ANC Youth League in Durban will march on the offices of Multichoice in protest over what they called an “apartheid tactic” to pull the plug on …

South Africa

'We Are Climbing Rapidly Out of Humankind's Safe Zone': New Report Warns Dire Climate Warnings Not Dire Enough

By Jon Queally<p>Offering a stark warning to the world, a new report out Monday argues that the reticence of the world's scientific community—trapped in …

Climate Change

That's a wrap folks | MultiChoice pulls the plug on Afro Worldview

That’s a wrap‚ folks. Employees of Afro Worldview‚ previously known as ANN7‚ were told on Monday not to return to work on Tuesday.

Employment

Hundreds jobless as Afro Worldview is taken off air | The Star

Johannesburg - Close to 350 workers have been left jobless after MultiChoice followed through on its promise and removed the former Gupta TV from its …

World Politics

Everyday Wonders

• http://global.oup.com/academic/covers/uk/pop-up/9780193522589<p>Sample Material<p><b>Cecilia McDowall</b><p>Everyday Wonders<p>The Girl from Aleppo<p>Vocal score<p>Forces or …

Global Policy

CNN’s John Avlon Accuses Rudy Giuliani Of Turning Against The Truth

11:54 AM 08/20/2018<p>CNN commentator John Avlon accused Rudy Giuliani of turning his back on the truth and betraying the bedrock of his career to …

Donald Trump

Worldview Podcast

Rock Music

Q2 GDP growth pace slows, but govt keeps 2018 target

Cargo ships are pictured near the port in Bangkok, Thailand, March 25, 2016. (Reuters file photo)<p>Thailand's economy expanded at a slower pace in …

Economy

Pray for Afro Worldview employees, pleads Manyi

As the Afro Worldview news channel’s contract with satellite broadcaster MultiChoice comes to an end on Monday, its owner, Mzwanele Manyi, took to …

South Africa

BIRTHDAY OF THE DAY: Pat Jones, executive director and CEO of the International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association

<b>How did you get your start in your career?</b> “After graduating with a BA in political science from the George Washington University, I did some odd jobs while looking for full-time work. The guy who owned the row house I lived in approached me one day about a job at the American Public Transit …

George Washington

The World’s Failure in Rwanda Changed Kofi Annan’s Worldview

The former UN secretary general became a proponent of diplomatic interventions to alleviate human suffering. Annan died Saturday at the age of 80.

Kofi Annan

Treasury's plan to legitimize online lenders is good for small businesses

There was once a time when getting financing for a business – particularly small businesses – was a challenge. Banks ruled the world and if a business owner had no financial history, assets or other collateral, he or she was typically out of luck. But times have changed. Less than 10 years on from …

Business

Trump says 'too many voices are being destroyed' by social media censorship

President Trump on Saturday took aim at social media tech giants for “discriminating” against Republicans and conservatives -- saying that “too many voices are being destroyed” and promising that his administration would not allow it to happen.<p>“Who is making the choices, because I can already tell …

Social Media

Explore Your Dynamic Planet

The NASA Worldview app provides a satellite's perspective of the planet as it looks today and as it has in the past. Worldview is part of NASA’s …

World Politics

Fringe Review: Don't Frown At The Gown

<b>Don’t Frown At The Gown</b><b>• 3.5 stars out of 5</b><b>• Stage 12, Varscona Theatre</b>Guys in Disguise take us back to the 1960s for an often-funny look at that …

Edmonton

Macalester College remembers alum Kofi Annan and his time in St. Paul

Annan completed his undergrad work at the St. Paul college in 1961.

Kofi Annan

The race for an HIV ‘cure’

<b>The fight to control HIV has been a towering triumph for the pharmaceutical industry.</b> An untreatable and terminal disease has been wrestled down to …

Pharma

25 places to see before you die

When planning a vacation, it’s important pick the right place. You don’t want to end up in a disappointing destination that lacks stellar selfie …

World Politics

India bans import of polluting petcoke for use as fuel

India is the world's biggest consumer of petroleum coke, which is a dark solid carbon material that emits 11 percent more greenhouse gases than coal, …

Fossil Fuels

Should N.Y.'s strict cybersecurity rule be a model for the country?

As the state phases in tougher requirements from its 2017 regulation, federal agencies continue to show an interest in updating their cyber policies.

Cybersecurity

Program Officer, SSRC Africa Initiatives

<b>Summary</b><p>The SSRC seeks a Program Officer (PO) to support and help lead two programs devoted to building research capacity in Africa, the Africa …

Nextgen

Government allows conditional import of petcoke; cement shares rise

Import of Petcoke will be allowed for only cement, lime kiln, calcium carbide and gasification industries, when used as the feedstock or in the …

Business (India)

Unite the Right organizer admits to living with parents, gets yelled at by dad during live stream

Apparently, the “fatherland” is not as sympathetic as he expected.<p>A notorious neo-Nazi rally’s organizer was caught on tape being scolded by his …

Rights & Freedoms

How to Balance Creating a Healthy Work Culture While Growing Your Company | Inc.com

There are a million things to consider when starting your first, second or even third business. New variables always present themselves. Each generation of employees and consumers want and expect different things.<p>But if you look at the most successful companies they have done it one of two ways. …

Business Strategy

Halting misguided litigation

<b>ANALYSIS/OPINION:</b><p>Today, in courthouses across America, manufacturers are under attack. Politically-minded trial lawyers partnering with …

Bill de Blasio

Johns Hopkins University

Snapshot<p><b>Annual Enrollment:</b>1,200 (includes Washington, DC, SAIS Europe, and the Hopkins-Nanjing Center)<b>Average GRE (Master of Arts):</b>GRE VERBAL middle …

Johns Hopkins Hospital

Vue Cinema paid a gay cure group £1,000 after cancelling a showing of a pro-conversion therapy film

Vue Cinemas paid a pro-Evangelical group a settlement fee after they cancelled a screening of their “gay cure” therapy film.<p>Core Issues Trust have …

PlayStation Vue