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  1. FILE PHOTO: Cars line up to enter a gas station to buy gasoline in Morelia

    Mexico City's massive wholesale market quiets amid fuel shortage

    The mood at Latin America's largest wholesale market, the Central de Abastos in Mexico City, has morphed from typically cacophonous and bustling ...
  2. FILE PHOTO:  Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador gestures during a news conference

    Mexico fuel theft crackdown sparks shortages, puts government on defensive

    Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday that his crackdown against fuel theft was yielding positive results, even as the ...
  3. People block traffic by staging a sit down protest at Ireland's housing crisis in a 'Rais

    Thousands march on Irish parliament in growing housing shortage protest

    Thousands of people marched on Ireland's parliament on Wednesday in the latest angry protest over a housing shortage that has sparked sharp ...
  4. Prescription drugs

    Drug shortages may add US$230 million to annual US drug costs

  5. FILE PHOTO: A man rescues a drowning man from a flooded area after the opening of Idamalayr, Cherut

    India's flood-hit Kerala state faces shortages of 'rat fever' drug

    India's flood-ravaged Kerala state is facing shortages of a drug that fights an infectious bacterial disease after the worst flooding in a ...
  6. Surgeons perform surgery

    General surgeon shortage growing in US

  7. FILE PHOTO: The EpiPen auto-injection epinephrine pens manufactured by Mylan NV pharmaceutical comp

    FDA extends EpiPen expiry date to combat shortage

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday extended the expiration date of specific lots of Mylan NV's EpiPen allergy injectors by four ...
  8. cybersecurity

    Singapore taking lead in fighting cybercrime, but expertise remains in shortage

    Industry insiders say they are heartened the country is taking steps to address the shortage, which is seen as "chronic" by one expert, including ...
  9. dpm teo world water day

    Singapore must be prepared to face water shortages: DPM Teo

    At present, imported water meets half of Singapore’s water needs. But water levels in Johor’s Linggiu Reservoir are falling. There is also the ...
  10. Streets in Japan

    Foreign workers in Japan hit 1m for the first time

    Slightly over a million foreigners from countries such as China and Vietnam were working in Japan as of last October.