(MENAFN - AFP) The site is far from finished, it has been plagued by corruption scandals, and fears of violent protests were exacerbated Thursday on the eve of the inauguration.
Yet somehow Expo Milan 2015, the first world fair since Shanghai five years ago, will open its doors to the world Friday with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi insisting everything is going to be ...
(MENAFN - AFP) Pungent slices of fermented tofu, piping hot pork buns and crisp green guava slices are some of Taiwan's classic street eats, with the best stalls attracting queues of locals and visitors.
Now these no-frills favourites are being joined by a new wave of restaurants tapping in to the island's abundant fresh produce and vibrant cuisine.
(MENAFN - AFP) The International Monetary Fund reiterated Thursday that Ukraine needs to complete a debt restructuring with private creditors within weeks to pass the first review of the IMF loan program.
IMF spokesman Gerry Rice said that an IMF team would begin the first review of its $17.5 billion loan program on May 12.