independent producer in the Gulf of Mexico, and has production and exploration activities in high-potential basins in East and West Africa , Alaska, Algeria and New Zealand. APC data by YCharts The oil sector absolutely crushed most sectors over the past year
WASHINGTON, Sept 20 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A shortage of volunteers to staff the new Ebola clinics and hospitals the international community is building in West Africa threatens efforts to bring the deadly virus rapidly under control, aid agencies have warned.
WASHINGTON, Sept 19 (Reuters) - A U.S. government technology expert who helped Microsoft Corp co-founder Bill Gates launch the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will join the Obama administration's battle against Ebola in West Africa , administration officials said on Friday.
Cocoa futures are at a 3-year high on fears the risk of Ebola in West Africa will impact crop yields. Some business activity near cocoa production facilities has slowed down. Related stocks: MDLZ , HSY
exploration and development company with its key asset the high-grade Yaramoko Gold Project, located in Burkina Faso, West Africa . The deposit is already well-advanced - a feasibility study completed in April 2014 showed the potential for a high-grade
LONDON, Sept 19 (Reuters) - The Ebola virus raging through West Africa is mutating rapidly as it tears a deadly path through cities, towns and villages, but the genetic changes are for now not giving it the ability to spread more easily.
was identified in 1976. The fever, which causes external and internal bleeding, has killed at least, 2,630 people in West Africa . Here is a timeline of the main developments in the outbreak: March 22: Guinea confirms that a previously unidentified
PARIS/CONAKRY, Sept 18 (Reuters) - The United Nations unveiled plans on Thursday for a special mission to combat the worst Ebola epidemic on record in West Africa , as the death toll hit 2,630 and France became the latest Western nation to step up its support.
PARIS, Sept 18 (Reuters) - France will set up a military hospital in West Africa in the coming days as part of France's contribution to the fight against the Ebola outbreak there, President Francois Hollande said on Thursday.
LONDON, Sept 18 (Reuters) - At least 2,622 people have died in the worst outbreak of Ebola virus in history, which has so far infected at least 5,335 people in West Africa , the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Thursday.