As is custom, following Sunday’s call by American news networks in favour of Joe Biden, governments around the world began offering their congratulations to the president-elect.
The rising likelihood of an effective coronavirus vaccine is good news for the economy in coming months, Fed Chair Jerome Powell said on Thursday, but near-term risks remain as the COVID-19 disease continues to spread unchecked.
Three months before the 2016 Brexit referendum, Dominic Cummings and two other Vote Leave operatives visited the Financial Times for lunch with its then editor, Lionel Barber.
Joining Adesina for a panel discussion themed Bridging Divides in the Wake of a Global Pandemic were Hakima El Haite, President of Liberal International, a global federation of liberal and progressive political parties; and Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario.
People in wealthy, industrialized countries are used to finding their supermarket shelves fully stocked.
The oil-telecom-to-retail conglomerate said it has “entered into a definitive agreement, for making a capital contribution, up to $50 million, in Breakthrough Energy Ventures II, LP (BEV), a limited partnership, newly incorporated under the Delaware State Laws, United States of America.”
Massive greenhouse gas reserves, frozen deep under the seabed, are alarmingly now starting to thaw.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday referred to the South China Sea and expressed concern about “actions and incidents that erode trust” in the region.
In an oblique message to China, India on Saturday expressed concern over “actions and incidents” that “erode” trust in the South China Sea, and underlined the importance of adhering to international law, respecting territorial integrity and sovereignty.
The listing of Brookfield Asset Management’s Australian coal export terminal is aiming to raise at least A$656 million ($477 million).