Daily Monitor

March 30, 2021

Scientists warn new COVID mutations in a year as vaccines stall

Leading researchers say humans have a year or less before the coronavirus mutates and first-generation vaccines are ‘rendered ineffective’. […] 24 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
March 29, 2021

Wall Street set to slip as bank stocks fall on hedge fund default concerns

U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open for Wall Street on Monday after a surge in the previous session, as global banks said they faced potential losses from a hedge fund’s default on margin calls. […] 21 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
March 29, 2021

Suez Canal: Ever Given container ship finally freed

A giant container ship that blocked the Suez Canal for nearly a week has finally been freed after a mammoth salvage operation. […] 26 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
March 25, 2021

Nord Stream 2 is a ‘bad idea and a bad deal for Europe, US’ Antony Blinken tells Euronews

A nearly finished gas pipeline between Russia and Germany is a bad idea and a bad deal for Europe, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has told Euronews. […] 30 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
March 25, 2021

Suez canal: Dutch and Japanese teams brought in to help free ship

Ever Given is stuck on sand and could have to be unloaded, a process that could take weeks […] 46 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
March 19, 2021

In First Talks, Dueling Accusations Set Testy Tone for U.S.-China Diplomacy

U.S. officials said the two days of discussions would continue, but accused the Chinese delegation of violating the format for meetings that had sought to find common ground between the superpowers. […] 40 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
March 19, 2021

Tech Recovery Proved Fragile With Index Down Again For Year

It’s been a rough ride for tech stocks this year. In as little as two weeks, the Nasdaq 100 Index has erased its 2021 gains twice. […] 30 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
March 18, 2021

Intelligence report contradicts claims by Trump and his team on China election interference

The US intelligence report released Tuesday detailing foreign election interference in the 2020 election contradicts repeated statements from former President Donald Trump and senior members […] 72 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
March 18, 2021

Covid-19: EU warns UK over vaccine exports

Ursula von der Leyen, president of the European Commission, has said that if Covid vaccine supplies in Europe do not improve, the EU “will reflect whether exports to countries who have higher vaccination rates than us are still proportionate”. […] 39 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
March 17, 2021

Residents flee Yangon suburb fearing fresh Myanmar military crackdown, EU readies sanctions

Thousands of residents fled an industrial suburb of Myanmar’s commercial capital on Tuesday, after it was placed under martial law by the ruling junta following bloody anti-coup protests over the weekend. […] 43 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
March 16, 2021

Why are COVID cases rising in Europe despite vaccination efforts?

Infectious strains, sluggish vaccine rollouts and a lax attitude to physical distancing have seen cases surge in some countries. […] 30 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
March 15, 2021

Angela Merkel’s centre-right party defeated in two German state elections

Angela Merkel’s centre-right party was heading for clear defeats at the hands of popular left-leaning governors in two German states on Sunday, according to projections. […] 40 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
March 15, 2021

Third Covid wave sweeps across EU and forces new restrictions

New variants blamed as Italy, France, Germany and Poland see infection rates surge […] 28 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
March 2, 2021

Elbasy, Kyrgyz President meet

First President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev met with visiting President of Kyrgyzstan Sadyr Zhaparov, the Elbasy’s official website reads. […] 43 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
March 1, 2021

Baku warns Armenia against ‘illegal’ force deployments

Armenia violating international law by sending troops to internationally recognized territories of Azerbaijan, says Baku […] 35 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
March 1, 2021

Tech demand drives Asia’s factory revival, China’s slowdown puts dampener

Solid demand for technology goods drove extended growth in Asia’s factories in February, but a slowdown in China underscored the challenges facing the region as it seeks a sustainable recovery from the shattering COVID-19 pandemic blow. […] 39 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 25, 2021

India, Pakistan agree to stop cross border firing in Kashmir

In rare move, India, Pakistan agree to ‘strict observance’ of all agreements, understandings, and ceasefire along the de facto border. […] 40 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 25, 2021

Venezuela expels top EU diplomat over new sanctions

Venezuela’s government on Wednesday ordered the expulsion of the chief European Union diplomat in the South American nation following the bloc’s decision to impose sanctions on several Venezuelan officials accused of undermining democracy or violating human rights. […] 41 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 24, 2021

Kazakhstan, Germany to jointly develop ‘green economy’

An online meeting between Kazakh Deputy PM Roman Sklyar and the heads of German companies on cooperation in «green economy» development, decarbonization, raw materials processing, and hydrogen economy took place today, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh PM. […] 42 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 23, 2021

Hong Kong plans to make politicians swear oath of loyalty to Beijing

All election participants will have to swear allegiance or face five-year ban under bill to be tabled next month. […] 34 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры