Banks opened nearly two weeks after being shutdown amid the island's near-economic collapse.
Former South African president Nelson Mandela is reported to be improving after being hospitalized for a lung infection.
A woman pushes her bicycle through a checkpoint manned by Thai security forces in the troubled southern province of Yala, Thailand.
Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi stood side-by-side with the country's powerful army generals Wednesday during a military parade.
Visitors climb up stairs on the newly opened treetop path in the Masoala Rainforest hall at the zoo in Zurich, Switzerland.
Burma's government has declared a state of emergency in a central region where three days of Buddhist-Muslim clashes have left at least 20 people dead.
Buddhist monks and devotees gather during the inauguration of the 130-foot Lord Buddha statue by Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, at Buddha Park in Rabong in South Sikkim, India.
Cyprus' bailout deal is the fifth agreed on so far in the group of 17 European Union countries that use the Euro, since the debt crisis began in late 2009.
The number of war-era bombs and mines reported in central Vietnam has risen in recent years as more contaminated land is cleared for development.
People hold candles during an event attempting to establish a Guinness world record for 'blowing out the most number of candles simultaneously' during Earth Hour in Shanghai.
A peacock displays its feathers at the zoo in Lille, France.