New Zealand corporates are forecast to have a busy 12 months of deal-making ahead, according to KPMG New Zealand's latest M&A Predictor. New Zealand deal volumes report a steady increase over the past 12 months.
A U.S. ship carrying wheat enough to help feed more than 3.5 million Syrians for one month has delivered its cargo to the port of Beirut as part of an emergency food assistance operation by the UN World Food Program (WFP).
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced a $6.7 million federal College Access Challenge Grant (CACG) awarded to New York State to increase college enrollment and completion among low-income students across the State.
The Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System, the world's largest solar thermal plant, has produced its first output of energy with its Unit 1 station synchronized to the power grid for the first time.
Over the last decade, thanks to EU funding, almost 14 million pupils could go to primary school, more than 46 million people had food security, and more than 7.5 million births were attended by skilled health workers.
The gross domestic product (GDP) in Saudi Arabia registered a record growth in the last five years to reach SR2.66 trillion in 2012 compared to SR1.95 trillion in 2008, according to a government report.
The United States produces way more apples than Americans eat and this year, even more so. Exports are more important than ever and that means ironing out a trade dispute with China, a growing market for US fruit.