The 2020 Tokyo Olympics are likely to be canceled if the coronavirus outbreak is not controlled by late May, according to International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound.
North American tourists flocked into Britain to take advantage of the weak pound after last year's Brexit vote, but spending by European tourists - far greater in number - slipped compared with a year earlier.
Sterling has fallen to a three-year low against the euro after Theresa May outlined the timetable for starting Brexit negotiations.
The crashing pound sent people flocking to money changers to exploit a favourable exchange rate in Singapore on Friday (June 24) after the currency plummeted following Britain's decision to leave the European Union.
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Ratings agency Standard & Poor's Ratings Services on Friday downgraded Qantas Airways' credit rating to BB+, from BBB-.
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VladimirupholdPresident Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin jointly signed and released on Tuesday a Joint Statement of the President of the Peoples
yearwarmlyMarch 23 1940 the All India Muslim Union passed a resolution establishing Pakistan in Lahore. To commemorate the Lahore resolution the Pakistani government
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whilevisitingcumulative death toll from Cyclone Freddy in southern Malawi hit 447 as of 700 p.m. local time 1700 GMT Saturday while the number of displaced people
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