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Hotel in Russian Federation's Crimea named best in the world

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Published time: 12 Dec, 2017 09:49 Russian Federation’s Mriya Resort & Spa in the Crimea has been named the best holiday hotel and resort by the World Travel Awards. The hotel won the award in the world’s leading leisure resort category. Russian Federation’s Aeroflot airline was named the best brand and the city of St. Read More

China to create world's largest floating solar power plant in move to clean energy

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Published time: 11 Dec, 2017 18:14 The Beijing-based Three Gorges New Energy Corporation has invested a billion yuan ($151 million) into constructing the world’s biggest floating solar power project. The plant is being built in the eastern Chinese province of Anhui. Construction of the 150 megawatt (MW) power station started in July with a part Read More

Out of this world: ISS astronaut captures stunning images of shooting star above Mexico

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Published time: 9 Dec, 2017 17:43 The moment a shooting star rocketed over the coast of Mexico has been captured from a vantage point so unique that one could say it’s simply out of this world. NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik filmed the streak of burning rock from the orbiting space lab of the International Space Read More

Wildfires hit 'avocado capital of the world'

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Wildfires that have ripped through southern California have destroyed a large area of the region’s avocado crop. Although it is too soon to know the full extent of the damage to the avocado orchards of Fallbrook in Ventura County – the self-proclaimed “avocado capital of the world” – experts believe farmers may have suffered devastating losses. Read More

‘Jerusalem is ours!’ Most dramatic moments of Muslim protests across the world (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

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A wave of protests has swept the Muslim World after Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israeli capital. A man was killed and hundreds injured in clashes in the West Bank, while US flags were burned at mass rallies in Iran, Pakistan and elsewhere. LIVE UPDATES: 1 dead, more than 200 injured in West Bank Read More

Dollar hits two-week high on U.S. tax reform optimism, world shares climb

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LONDON (Reuters) – The dollar rose to its highest level in two weeks on Thursday over optimism the United States would successfully push through tax reforms, while world shares rebounded after two straight days of losses. An investor looks at an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Shanghai, China November 24, Read More

London hails electric cabs for a fare to a “different world”

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LONDON (Reuters) – London’s black cab has gone electric – and it’s just hit the roads. Wi-Fi, USB charging and even a sunroof are among the new features of the six-seat, battery-powered cabs, with a range extender of up to 400 miles. Fares match those of diesel (gasoil) (gasoil) (gasoil) predecessors, so users can go Read More

China may top US as the world’s biggest consumer by 2022

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Published time: 5 Dec, 2017 06:55 A switch to a more consumer-oriented economy may make China the world’s largest importer in five years, according to China International Capital Corporation (CICC) research. China has topped the ratings of the world’s biggest consumers of raw materials, parts, and accessories for many years. However, regarding consumer goods, the Read More

World's largest oil consumer needs a lot less oil, thanks to its own output

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The U.S. has a message for oil producers poised to make a key decision on crude output on Thursday: The world’s biggest oil consumer doesn’t really need you that much anymore. U.S. net oil imports, including crude and refined products, last week dropped to just 1.77 MMbpd, the lowest level in data going back to Read More

World's largest oil consumer needs a lot less oil

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The U.S. has a message for oil producers poised to make a key decision on crude output on Thursday: The world’s biggest oil consumer doesn’t really need you that much anymore. U.S. net oil imports, including crude and refined products, last week dropped to just 1.77 MMbpd, the lowest level in data going back to Read More