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  • Dollar soars to more than 12-year high against yen AFP - 14 minutes ago

    The greenback briefly touched 124.30 yen in Tokyo midday trading, its highest level since late 2002, before settling back to 124.11 yen. "It's likely that the yen will continue to slowly weaken and we'll have a global risk-on mode," said Mitsushige … More »

  • Philippine economic growth slows to three-year low AFP - 19 minutes ago

    Philippine economic growth in the first quarter slowed to a three-year low of 5.2 percent, well below forecasts, due to lethargic government spending and weak exports, officials said Thursday. "While growth in the private sector remains robust, the … More »

  • Poland's love affair with allotments AFP - 21 minutes ago

    Pitchfork in hand, Hanna Wielgus turns the dark, rich soil of her allotment on a major thoroughfare of the Polish capital known for its monster traffic jams. Warsaw has a whopping 190 gardens with plots covering an area of 1,200 hectares (3,000 … More »

  • Press Release from Business Wire : Lenovo AFP - 22 minutes ago

    Lenovo(HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) and Microsoft today atLenovo Tech Worldannounced a collaboration to transform the way people find their content in a new, more personal way with Cortana and REACHit. Lenovo announced and demonstrated these … More »

  • 'Little spaces' make big difference in megacity Lagos AFP - 24 minutes ago

    For Monica Zunnyi-Abu, hosting her son's 10th birthday party in an unremarkable park in Nigeria's financial capital Lagos proved to be a revelation. The small, rectangular Ndubuisi Kanu Park includes a well-groomed lawn, a jungle gym, a basketball … More »