On the outskirts of Doha, workers view the World Cup they built | Business

On the outskirts of Doha, workers view the World Cup they built |  Business

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Far from Doha’s luxury hotels and new World Cup stadiums, dozens of South Asian workers flocked to a cricket ground on the outskirts of the city to enjoy the tournament they helped to create. Unlike the official FIFA fan zone near Doha’s pristine corniche, this one has no $14 beer or … Read more

With searches, Ukraine focuses suspicion on Orthodox clergy | PA

With searches, Ukraine focuses suspicion on Orthodox clergy |  PA

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — An investigation into a centuries-old monastic complex in the Ukrainian capital and other religious sites has underscored Ukrainian authorities’ suspicions of some Orthodox Christian clerics they view as loyal to Russia despite the war in Ukraine. nine months of Moscow against the country. . The search by security service and police … Read more

Nigeria hopes new banknotes will curb inflation and corruption | PA

Nigeria hopes new banknotes will curb inflation and corruption |  PA

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria launched newly designed currency notes Wednesday, a move the West African nation’s central bank says will help curb inflation and money laundering. The newly designed denominations of 200 (5 cents), 500 ($1.10) and 1,000 naira ($2.20) would also boost financial inclusion and economic growth, said Godwin Emefiele, Governor of the … Read more

The EU urges warring states to put aside migration differences | PA

The EU urges warring states to put aside migration differences |  PA

BRUSSELS (AP) — Senior European Union officials on Wednesday called on member countries to put aside their deep differences over immigration and press ahead with a long-delayed reform of the 27-nation bloc’s asylum system as the Tensions simmer between France and Italy. In recent weeks, several hundred people hoping to enter Europe have been stranded … Read more