The coronavirus pandemic is upsetting the energy industry and pushing its major players to make big changes. This includes Saudi Aramco, the world’s largest and most profitable oil producer.
In the face of global macroeconomic data in strong contraction, from production to export through employment, in the last few sessions the main financial markets have recorded strong increases, once again highlighting that they can run much faster than the real economy
Thailand has a long history of political turmoil and protest, but a fresh wave started in February after a court ordered the dissolution of a fledgeling pro-democracy opposition party. In the March 2019 election,
Well, kind of. The EU and UK are trying to strike a deal on their future relationship before the end of the transition period at the end of last year. Time is now very tight because any deal will have to be ratified by both sides and in particular on the EU side this involves significant work, including a vote in the European Parliament.
“Displaced people and host communities all over the world are at heightened risk as the coronavirus pandemic spreads” – UNCHR
It’s a vibrant democracy with a population roughly the size of Australia’s, yet few Aussies could name its capital, let alone its newly re-elected female president.
The garment sector provides employment opportunities to some 60 million workers worldwide. around 80 percent of them women and can be a critical driver for social and economic development.
Major Chinese companies that are crucial to Beijing’s global trade and infrastructure projects are under threat as U.S.-China tensions escalate and that could mean more risks for American investors, according to research firm TS Lombard
A suicide bombing on Saturday at an education centre in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul killed at least 24 people and wounded dozens, Afghanistan’s interior ministry said.
The Single Supervisory Mechanism is the European banking supervision system…
The planet’s average surface temperature has risen about 1.62 degrees Fahrenheit (0.9 degrees Celsius) since the late 19th century, a change driven largely by increased carbon dioxide and other human-made emissions into the atmosphere.
Lockdowns to curb coronavirus spread has spiked domestic abuse calls by 60% across the European Continent.
Russian officials said that the mass killing of sea creatures off the coast of Kamchatka, in the Far East of Russia, was most likely caused by toxic algae and not man-made causes. But, Greenpeace said it was still too early to tell for sure.
The global COVID-19 vaccine roll-out is creating a “vaccine apartheid”. As of February 24, approximately 216 million people have been vaccinated against COVID-19 globally. Only 8.4 percent of these are in low and lower-middle-income countries, which are home to nearly half of the world’s population.
President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign has tapped former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani to spearhead a campaign to press for more debates this fall, starting earlier than usual and to have a say in choosing the moderators.