From Washington to Paris, from Berlin to London to Moscow, the various chancelleries are becoming increasingly concerned about Iran and the progress of the country’s work on uranium enrichment, which means that the “country with a Shiite majority” is getting closer and closer to acquiring the atomic bomb.
The economic effects of COVID-19 in Iran Iran has over…
China has finally reacted to US President Donald Trump’s offer to “mediate or arbitrate” on the Indo-Sino border dispute, saying that there was “no need for a third-party intervention” between Beijing and New Delhi.
While the South Asian subcontinent struggles to flatten the coronavirus curve, with India alone reporting 3.23 million cases and taking third place in the world, Sri Lanka provides a glimmer of hope to curb the regular rate of infection.
These 12 island nations have a lot in common. They have similar profiles in terms of poverty, numbers of incoming tourists, but as we will see here, all have had slightly different approaches and timelines to protecting themselves from the virus.
The world’s biggest rainforest and river basin on the planet is facing multiple threats that need intervention to prevent ecological disaster.
With growing cases of Covid-19 in Nepal, 12 districts in the country have entered the phase of community transmission, the Ministry of Health and Population said on Tuesday.
In almost all countries, wearing the mask is near-universal in public places and are mandated in others. While we all make it look like a new normal, there is a whole another country with a lot of people pushing back about covering up.
US President Donald Trump was acquitted Wednesday by members of…
During the celebrations of the Taiwan holiday, President Tsai Ing-wen gave a speech in which several observers glimpsed an “olive branch” towards Beijing.
As a child growing up in Vietnam, Truong Manh Quan was acutely aware that his hard-working parents were battling to make do on the equivalent of a few hundred dollars a month.
The Office for National Statistics published a report for 25 June 2020, which focuses on the UK economy and society. The indicators are said to be created using experimental methods or rapid response surveys.
The numbers show how bad the economy went in the period when we expected it to go badly. They offer some surprises about the countries that are most affected.
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam announced on Friday that due to the current severe COVID-19 situation in the city, the Legislative Council (LegCo) election scheduled for September has been postponed to September 5 next year.
The last financial “news” came out in the morning when the data on business confidence in Europe was published.