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Mali

Mali, officially the Republic of Mali, is a landlocked country in Western Africa. Mali borders Algeria on the north, Niger on the east, Burkina Faso and the Côte d'Ivoire on the south, Guinea on the south-west, and Senegal and Mauritania on the west. Its size is just over 1,240,000 km² with a population more than 14 million. Its capital is Bamako. The country's economic structure centers around agriculture and fishing. Some of Mali's natural resources include gold, uranium, and salt. Mali is considered to be one of the poorest nations in the world. Read More

Articles About Mali

A sales assistant checks Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S5 smartphones at a shop in Seoul
Samsung News: Patent for Foldable Display and Leaked Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 Specs Sighted

By IBTimes AU

Samsung is looking at a patent of the foldable displays again, this time with a structure that allows for prolonged folds. The Samsung Galaxy Mega 2’s specs have also been recently sighted. (Aug 20)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, SMARTPHONE, ANDROID

A broker monitors the market from his booth during a trading session at Karachi Stock Exchange
Australian Stock Market Report –Afternoon August 6, 2014

By Comsec

Sellers continued to apply pressure to the ASX 200 over the course of the afternoon on Wednesday. So far this week the index has shed just over 0.8 per cent having lost half a per cent last week. (Aug 07)

MORE TOPICS: CRUDE OIL, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA, RETAIL

Samsung Flags Are Set Up At The Main Entrance To The Berlin Fair Ground.
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Listed by Korean and Japanese Carriers as Release Date Nears

By IBTimes AU

The long-awaited Samsung Galaxy Note 4 release date is slated for Sept. A slew of leaked information pertaining to the look and the specifications of the phablet is making rounds for quite some time now. (Aug 05)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, SAMSUNG, SMARTPHONE, SONY, ANDROID

9 Tips For Surviving a Plane Crash

By IBTimes AU

reports of tragic aeroplane disasters have been all over the news lately, from the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine to the crash of Air Algerie flight 5017 in northern Mali. (Jul 28)

MORE TOPICS: DISASTERS, FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION, UKRAINE

A coffin of one of the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, downed over rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine, is carried from an aircraft, during a national reception ceremony, at Eindhoven airport July 24, 2014.
Plane Crash Deaths in 2014 More Than Twice as Many in 2013; Crash Clusters 'Coincidental'

By IBTimes AU

The last three civilian aircraft crashes may be the deadliest in 2014 with the same number of deaths within a seven-day period when compared to all plane crash fatalities in 2013. (Jul 26)

MORE TOPICS: STORM, UKRAINE

A plane prepares to land
Air Algerie AH5017 an Act of Terrorism, Timeline of Events Suggest

By IBTimes AU

The crashed Air Algerie flight AH5017 could be an act of terrorism, timeline of events suggest (Jul 26)

MORE TOPICS: AL-QAEDA, STORM, FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

A plane prepares to land
Air Algerie Found in “Disintegrated State” w/o Survivors

By IBTimes AU

Air Algerie is found but unfortunately in “disintegrated state” that has left no surviving passengers - French President Francoise Hollande (Jul 26)

MORE TOPICS: EGYPT, UKRAINE, NIGERIA, ALGERIA, CAMEROON

A plane prepares to land
Air Algerie Wreckage Found: Five Canadians among 110 Deceased Passengers

By IBTimes AU

There were five Canadians among 105 others on the Air Algerie flight when it crashed in Mali. (Jul 25)

The sister-in-law of Lebanese passenger Randa Daher reacts as she holds her mobile phone displaying a picture of Randa and one of her children at her home in the southern Lebanese village of Srifa July 24, 2014. According to local media, Randa and her chi
Missing Air Algerie AH5017 Update: Wreckage ‘Found in Mali’; Plane Crashed After ‘Changing Course’ due to ‘Powerful Sandstorm’- Details

By IBTimes AU

After the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 and crash of MH17, another aviation tragedy has left the world mourning. On Thursday, July 24, 2014, Air Algerie plane went missing few minutes after its take off from Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso. (Jul 25)

MORE TOPICS: THE NEW YORK TIMES, NEW YORK, ALGERIA, NIGER

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 vs. Sony Xperia C3: Features, Specs and Performance Compared

By IBTimes AU

Sony announced a PROselfie smartphone called Xperia C3 which boasts 5.5 inches of display screen. Samsung offers Galaxy Note 3 with 5.7 inches of display and S Pen accessory. Find out the comparison of features, specs and performance between these two large smartphones. (Jul 23)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, SMARTPHONE, SONY, ANDROID