Morocco, Serbia to beef up financial cooperation

RABAT, March 5 (Xinhua) -- Moroccan Minister of Industry Moulay Hafid Elalamy discussed ways to step up economic cooperation with Serbia's Deputy Prime Minister Rasim Ljajic on Tuesday. The two sides reviewed the level of bilateral economic relations and vowed to...

MPs need to elevate authorized smoking age to 21

The legal smoking age could increase from 18 to 21 under new proposals being tabled by MPs. Experts believe raising the limit would help to stop people trying out cigarettes at a young age. Ministers are considering measures put forward by the All Party Parliamentary...

New Thai authorities could also be unstable, short-lived

BANGKOK — Thailand’s election Sunday is likely to produce a weak unstable government whether it’s a civilian or military-backed party that cobbles together a coalition, setting off a new phase of uncertainty in a country that’s a U.S. ally in Southeast Asia and one of...