Unwelcome Guests: Infectious diseases migrate to Europe with refugees

December 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on Unwelcome Guests: Infectious diseases migrate to Europe with refugees 

MOSCOW, Dec. 7 — Migrants have been flocking to Europe in major waves unseen since World War Two, fueling fears that they could bring rare infectious and contagious diseases, which, if uncontained, could well lead to a major health and thus a security crisis.

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Kenyan bourse set to launch derivatives market

October 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on Kenyan bourse set to launch derivatives market 

NAIROBI, Oct. 27 — Kenya's Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) said on Tuesday it has received formal approval from the country's financial markets regulator to operate a Derivatives Market.

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Latest Ebola virus 'less' dangerous than 1976 strain — study

June 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Latest Ebola virus 'less' dangerous than 1976 strain — study 

WASHINGTON, June 10 — The Ebola virus circulating in West Africa for the past year, deadly as it is, is not showing any evidence of being more dangerous than the first one that emerged in 1976, according to a U.S. study published Tuesday.

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