Lebanon

Lebanon PM Hassan Diab resigns amid anger over Beirut blast

Announcement by prime minister comes as public fury over massive explosion that devastated the capital grows.

 Confronting racism within Doctors Without Borders

Employees accused Medecins Sans Frontieres of perpetuating racism and white supremacy within the international humanitarian organisation.

Oil prices climb on rosy Aramco outlook for Asian energy demand

Oil prices climb on rosy Aramco outlook for Asian energy demand

Iraq output curbs also support prices, but investors see demand under pressure if US economic stimulus bill is delayed.

Trump payroll tax holiday: What is it? Will it help the economy?
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Trump payroll tax holiday: What is it? Will it help the economy?

Trump signed an executive order on Saturday temporarily deferring the collection of payroll taxes.

Philippine trash trawlers struggle with virus-led plastic surge

Philippine trash trawlers struggle with virus-led plastic surge

Single-use plastics consumption has surged due to the coronavirus, adding to the Philippines' environmental problems.

McDonald's sues former CEO to recover millions in severance pay

McDonald's sues former CEO to recover millions in severance pay

Steve Easterbrook's termination over an improper relationship should not have included severance pay, the company said.