On Wednesday, April 17 more than 190 million Indonesians will take to the polls to vote in what will be the world’s biggest single-day election. Incumbent president Joko Widodo is aiming for re-election, whilst former general Prabowo Subianto opposes him. Issues dominating this election are the economy and...
Written by Tom Page, CNN Max Burnell, CNNCNN's series often carry sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Our sponsorship policy.Under the Arabian sun, a monumental construction effort is making headway. Located deep within Dubai's...
In its eighth year of development, satellite images give a sense of scale already: miles of photovoltaics arranged along neat east-west lines, their uniformity at odds with the creases and crinkles of the sands surrounding the energy plant. Once finished, Dubai Energy and Water Authority (DEWA) told CNN...
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Robert Mueller was tasked with compiling the report, which dealt with allegations aimed at the US President. Claims were made that he colluded with Russia during the election, in which Trump beat rival Hillary Clinton to the presidency. The Mueller report said there was no evidence Trump was...
Eleuthera, Bahamas (CNN) — Friendly and unassuming, the Bahamian island of Eleuthera offers languid, daydreamy, toes-in-the-sand, drink-in-hand getaways.The sinuous island -- with a name taken from the Greek word for freedom -- is also audaciously good looking.High cliffs braced against the Atlantic line the eastern shore. To the...
The country’s capital Tripoli was targeted by grad rockets, while shells fell on residential neighbourhoods of the Abu Salim municipality.The head of the country’s emergency committee in the Ministry of Health confirmed the number of deceased from the bombing.Fears of renewed violence surged in the region after the...
Mount Agung’s observatory post recorded the eruption at 3.21am local time. There have so far been on reports of any injuries after the thick ash plume was seen drifting to the south-west. Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, a spokesman for the national disaster mitigation agency said: “This a normal situation...
The company announced Friday that it's launching an alliance with Japan's Sumitomo Mitsui Trust (CMTDF) with the goal of creating a one-stop shop for asset management products and services. SuMi Trust has 285 trillion yen ($2.6 trillion) under management, while UBS has over $2.4 trillion.The companies will start...