World Archives - Page 5 of 28 - MediaCorn.info

World Elephant Day: 20 reasons we really need elephants
rssfeeds.usatoday.com

In recognition of World Elephant Day on Aug.12, 24/7 Tempo will help explain why we need them.        

6
Like
Save
Ten dramatic images from the Hong Kong airport protests and clashes with police
rssfeeds.usatoday.com

Protests at Hong Kong International Airport escalated for a second day, causing flights to be canceled at one of the busiest airports in the world.        

2
Like
Save
The world's tallest unoccupied building
rss.cnn.com

In 1987, ground was broken on a grand new hotel in North Korea’s capital, Pyongyang. The pyramid-shaped, supertall skyscraper was to exceed 1,000 feet in height, and was designed to house at least 3,000 rooms, as well as five revolving restaurants with panoramic views.

5
Like
Save
Gold could hit $2,000 in a world full of negative yields
www.cnbc.com

In a world full of negative yielding debt, hard assets like gold could become even more attractive.

2
Like
Save
Saudi Aramco is still the world's most profitable company
rss.cnn.com

Saudi Aramco said Monday that its profit dropped 12% in the first half of its financial year to $46.9 billion due to weaker global oil prices.

10
Like
Save
Two new Ebola treatments show promise in the fight against the outbreak in Congo
rss.cnn.com

The World Health Organization has decided to narrow an experiment with Ebola patients to two treatments that show real promise.

7
Like
Save
UK firm bags multi-million dollar contract for the 'world's most powerful' tidal turbine
www.cnbc.com

The turbine is slated to commence operations in 2020.

5
Like
Save
Trump just blinked, giving China a possible edge in trade war, Jim Chanos and others say
www.cnbc.com

"Tell me why Xi should not continue to wait out The World's Greatest Negotiator, who keeps 'dealing' with himself?" says Jim Chanos.

9
Like
Save
As Gang Murders Surge, South Africa Sends Army to Cape Town, and the City Cheers
www.nytimes.com

Cape Town has become one of the world’s most dangerous cities, and the government has deployed troops to quell the violence. Many residents welcome the soldiers’ presence, but worry about what’s next.

6
Like
Save