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    The country has turned to UAE in hopes of selling a stake in its national oil company.


WATCH: World's largest 3D-printed building constructed in Dubai

Jan 27 2020 20:28

Apis Cor, an American construction firm that specialises in 3D printing, completed the world's largest 3D-printed building in Dubai at the end of October.The building stands at 9.5 metres.


In Davos, the spectre of a tech cold war

Jan 24 2020 13:12

China and the United States may have laid down their arms for now in a trade truce, but their technological rivalry is very much still raging, raising the spectre of a high tech cold war.


Banker in Isabel dos Santos storm found dead in Lisbon

Jan 23 2020 16:53

A Portuguese banker targeted in an investigation of Angolan former first daughter Isabel dos Santos has been found dead in his Lisbon home after apparently committing suicide, police said on Thursday.


Malawi hit by crop-munching armyworms

Jan 23 2020 08:32

An invasion of crop-munching fall armyworm caterpillars has inflicted a further blow to food security in Malawi, where nearly two million people have already been hit by drought.


Thunberg tells Davos: You’ve done nothing on climate change

Jan 21 2020 12:17

The Swedish activist's words came as the World Economic Forum sounds alarm bells on climate change. For the first time on record, environmental risks occupy the group's top five long-term concerns.


The world's 22 richest men have more money than all the women in Africa - report

Jan 20 2020 15:39

A report by Oxfam shows that the in the world have more wealth than 4.6 billion people who make 60 percent of the population - and 22 of them are wealthier than all the women in Africa.


Russian Prime Minister resigns, Putin to choose new government

Jan 15 2020 16:13

In the shock announcement, Dmitry Medvedev said President Vladimir Putin would choose a new government. Putin is also expected to make changes to the country's constitution.



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