Lockdowns and panic food buying due to the coronavirus pandemic could ignite world food inflation even though there are ample supplies of staple grains and oilseeds in key exporting nations, a senior economist at FAO and agricultural analysts said.
Amazon.com has opened its first-ever physical store outside the United States, which is expected to create a new trend in the British retailing sector.
Water tanks, bathrooms, kitchens, and swimming pools are the most likely areas where leakages can occur. Leakages from water tanks are due to deterioration of the tank body, connections, or improper positioning.
A further 16,700 customers of collapsed British travel firm Thomas Cook are scheduled to be repatriated on Saturday on 76 flights, the country's aviation regulator said.
A bull entered a restaurant in China, threw a customer in the air and then went out of the restaurant leaving customers and the staff running for the cover.
In addition, the personal information that may be leaked is the e-mail address and customer management number, and "other information such as name, phone number, credit card, etc. is not affected," it added.
An unprecedented wave of protests forced closure of banks in the country. On Thursday banking sources told media that country's banks will seek to prevent capital flight when they open on Friday but without imposing formal capital controls after a two-week closure due to nationwide protests which led the prime minister to resign.
Real Estate developer Emaar on Sunday issued an statement saying it is working to contain the leakage in the limited areas of the Mall.
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) encourages customers to have specialist technicians conduct regular inspections of the pipes and plumbing in their houses, buildings and facilities to discover and fix any leaks. This helps prevent waste and reduce costs for customers. The call is part of Dewa’s ‘Let’s make this Summer Green’ campaign, and its efforts to instil a culture of sustainability within society.