ABUJA, Oct 4 - Nigeria will keep its restrictions on foreign currency for now to preserve the country's currency reserves amid plunging oil revenues, but will eventually relax them, the country's vice president said.
BERLIN, Oct 4 - German Chancellor Angela Merkel told a German radio station that military efforts were necessary in Syria even though they would not put and end to the four-year-old civil war there.
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MOSCOW, Oct 3 - The chief executive of Russia's top oil company Rosneft, Igor Sechin, has called for finding alternative sources to help the Russian budget, other than raising taxes on the oil industry.
NEW DELHI - India has promised to shave a third off the rate at which it emits greenhouse gases over the next 15 years, in a long-awaited contribution towards reaching a deal to slow global warming at a U.N. climate summit in December.