The surge in satisfaction was particularly strong in Asian nations such as China, Indonesia and Malaysia, the Washington-based Pew Research Center said.
Some private bus operators have decided to give up part of their school bus services, and about 100 school buses have moved to the public bus industry.
The erosion of Samsung Electronics Co's and Apple's dominance of the global smartphone market accelerated in the third quarter, as Chinese makers of low-cost phones continued to undercut the industry leaders, according to industry research.
Clashes raged in east Jerusalem on Thursday (Oct 30) after police shot dead a Palestinian accused of trying to kill a Jewish hardliner.
About 85,000 seniors used their Pioneer Generation cards at participating general practitioners (GPs), while another 24,000 used their cards to visit dental clinics.
The investment will be in the form of a primary rights issue, whereby GIC will inject funds into RGY to help finance acquisitions and the development of new projects in Turkey.
The 36-year-old, who smashed twin hundreds in the first Test, notched 111 not out for his 27th century to help Pakistan close the opening day on a solid footing of 304-2 after they won the toss and batted on a flat Sheikh Zayed Stadium pitch.
Initial jobless claims, a sign of the pace of layoffs, came in at 287,000 in the week to October 25, up slightly from 283,000 the previous week.
It is part of the three-pronged approach that the Government will take to help vulnerable adults, which will also include better support for families and strengthening the capabilities of social service centres, said the Social and Family Development Minister.
Four fish farms have been certified under the Good Aquaculture Practice for Fish Farming scheme for adopting good aquaculture practices.