(MENAFN - AFP) European stocks fell on Thursday as investors digested a barrage of results, with Frankfurt sliding after German sportswear giant Adidas issued a profits warning linked to the crisis in Ukraine.
Investor sentiment remained cautious on the eve of the crucial US non-farm payrolls data, which is a major indicator of the health of the world's biggest economy.
(MENAFN - AFP) The scientist who helped discover the Ebola virus said the outbreak in west Africa was unlikely to trigger a major epidemic outside the region, adding he would happily sit next to an infected person on a train.
But Professor Peter Piot told AFP that a "really bad" sense of panic and lack of trust in the authorities in west Africa had contributed to the world's ...
(MENAFN - AFP) Fifty-seven more deaths from the Ebola epidemic spreading alarm in west Africa have pushed the overall fatality toll from the outbreak to 729, the World Health Organization said Thursday.
The 57 deaths were recorded between Thursday and Sunday last week in Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone, the UN health agency said in a statement.