"Whereas oil leaves the country, revenue from tourism doesn't. Money spent here stays here and can be reinvested, so resources linked to tourism stay in Angola and help develop the economy."
Amélia Carlos Cazalma
Tourism Development Expert
"Small differences need to be eliminated, which is why we take these measurements"
Meteorologist at European Commission's Joint Research Centre
"The peace process will totally be undone. It is a nightmare"
Northern Irish resident
"I only fly at 20-30% of my capabilities."
"I feel very insecure of what's going to happen in the future. I want to know more so I can plan. Because at the moment, I cannot plan anything in my life."
"I do miss floating"
"We will ask investors for their part to make a return by creating local jobs"
Amadou Gon Coulibaly
Ivory Coast's Prime Minister
"I have much more to offer than my physical appearance, and a hijab protects me against ‘You’re too skinny,’ ‘You’re too thick,’ ‘Look at her hips,’ ‘Look at her thigh gap.’ I don’t have to worry about that."
As the H1N1 virus rears its head again with the approach of the Northern winter it is a timely moment for the Asturias prizes committee to honour the
Clinical trials of a swine flu vaccine are to be conducted on 400 Spanish children aged as young as six months.
Already selected, the group will
Numerous schools and classes have been closed in France because of the H1N1 flu pandemic.
Unlike countries such as the US and Britain, who say
With just a couple of weeks before before schools go back around the northern hemisphere the International Swine Flu conference has convened in
The President of Costa Rica Oscar Arias has swine flu, making him the first head of state known to have contracted the A-H1N1 virus. A government
Medical researchers in Britain have warned that
children should not be routinely given flu drugs
like Tamiflu and Relenza as the side-effects
The World Health Organisation has said research into a vaccine against the H1N1 flu virus is “on track.” Dr Marie-Paule Kieny said clinical trials
The World Health Organisation is set to provide an official progress update on the production of vaccines against the H1N1 flu virus as the global
The majority of passengers on a cruise ship carrying possible flu victims have been allowed to disembark in southern France.
The “Voyager of the
Health experts have warned flu H1N1 is spreading and must be watched carefully in case it mutates.
Close to 100 percent of the globe has been
The number of new swine flu cases in England nearly doubled last week to an estimated 100,000.
The figures were revealed as a national online and
Four months after the outbreak of swine flu, world health authorities are hesitating over what measures to take to try to contain the spread of the
The race to produce vaccines against swine flu is being stepped up around the world.
For the last four months, more than thirty pharmaceutical
The surge in summer holiday traffic is expected to dramatically increase the spread of swine flu across Europe. Millions of us will be heading away
The first human trials of a vaccine for H1N1 swine flu have begun in the Australian city of Adelaide.
There is added urgency in the battle to beat
The UN is warning of a major humanitarian crisis if the influenza pandemic hits developing countries already ravaged by poverty and conflict.
The latest swine flu figures show the virus increasing its march around the world, with the global number of deaths almost doubling in a fortnight
The United Nations’ senior health officer has warned that the spread of H1N1, so-called swine flu is now unstoppable. Dr Margaret Chan delivered her
Health officials in Spain and France have played down fears of a surge in H1N1 flu cases, saying British warnings are exaggerated. Spain has Europe’s