Iran’s Health Ministry referred to the high number of the new infections and fatalities from the coronavirus over the past week, saying that the peak of the coronavirus outbreak has begun in nine provinces.
Gold held close to a near eight-year peak on Tuesday, en route to its best quarter in more than four years, as worries over rising cases of the novel coronavirus and its economic fallout boosted safe-haven demand.
China’s coal demand will start to fall in 2025 once consumption at utilities and other industrial sectors reaches its peak, a state-owned think tank said in a new report, easing pressure on Beijing to impose tougher curbs on fossil fuels.
A strong earthquake that jolted Malaysia's Mount Kinabalu killed at least 13 people and left another six missing, an official said Saturday, as authorities searched for survivors on Southeast Asia's highest peak.
At least eleven people have lost their lives and 17 others gone missing after an earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale struck the picturesque Mount Kinabalu in the East Malaysian state of Sabah.