If you think the traditional tree with lights and decorations is too ordinary, then some creative Christmas trees made out of alternative materials ranging from recycled rubbish to old window frames might catch your eyes.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, whose term will conclude at the end of 2016, said Wednesday that he hoped member states will expedite their process to select the next UN chief as soon as possible in a transparent manner.
The world has been overshadowed by terrorist threats as never before this year as various terror groups and their loyalists made headlines everywhere, especially in Paris and across the Atlantic in France's strong anti-terror ally, the United States.
While looking back on 2015 with its seemingly disparate challenges, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Wednesday that the world's problems are "tightly interconnected" with root causes in "abject poverty and lack of good governance".
Nestlé finished the second round of 4C (Common Code for the Coffee Community) training on Monday. Two groups of all together 483 coffee bean growers and manufacturers have passed audit by international third parties and got the certification. Nestlé has helped to improve the ability of coffee bean growers and manufacturers to implement 4C.