News archive of September 2018

Turkey hikes electricity prices by 9-14 pct

Turkey's energy regulator will raise electricity prices by 14 percent for industrial use and 9 percent for residential use from Sept. 1, according to figures published in the government's Official Gazette overnight.

US ends funding for UN Palestinian refugee agency

The United States announced it was halting funding for the United Nations' agency for Palestinian refugees Friday after declaring the organization was "irredeemably flawed."