Isabel dos Santos, Africa's richest woman and daughter of Angola's former president, allegedly siphoned hundreds of millions of dollars of public money into offshore accounts, according to leaked documents.
How Angola's Isabel dos Santos stole a fortune: ICIJ documents
A majority of people around the world believe capitalism in its current form is doing more harm than good, a survey found ahead of this week’s meeting of business and political leaders at World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
Capitalism seen doing 'more harm than good' in global survey
China, one of the world's biggest users of plastic, has unveiled a major plan to reduce single-use plastics across the country.
China to ban single-use plastic bags and other items
Oil and gas companies must boost investment in low carbon energies or face an increasing backlash that could threaten their long-term profits and social acceptance, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Monday.
IEA warns oil companies doing nothing on emissions is not an option
At least $1 trillion of investment in new fuel technology is needed to enable the shipping industry to meet UN targets for cuts in carbon emissions by 2050, a new study showed.
UN's decarbonization target for shipping to cost over $1 trillion: Study
Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson is preparing to impose new restrictions on low-skilled migrants moving to Britain on the first day after the Brexit transition period ends in December, the Telegraph reported.
Johnson to impose new restrictions on low-skilled migrants post-Brexit: Telegraph
Central American migrants entered Mexico from Guatemala in small groups on Saturday after brief clashes earlier in the day when dozens of people tried to force their way across the border and were pushed back by Mexican security forces.
Migrants enter slowly at Guatemala-Mexico border after scuffles
New avalanches falling on a popular trekking route in Nepal forced rescuers to halt their search for four South Korean trekkers and three Nepali guides who were believed to have been swept by a snow slide, an official said Sunday.
New avalanches in Nepal interrupt search for seven trekkers
Chants demanding regime change have echoed across Iraq for weeks but what first brought demonstrators onto the street was the paradoxical poverty of one of the world’s most oil-rich countries.
Poverty, resentment of corruption among engines of continuing protests in Iraq

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