Daily Monitor

February 23, 2021

Analysis: How rich is Saudi Arabia? Kingdom does the math in balance sheet overhaul

Saudi Arabia wants to demystify its finances. […] 41 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 22, 2021

Afghanistan’s Ghani sees ‘window of opportunity’ for peace process

Afghanistan’s president says there is a “window of opportunity to accelerate the peace process” following Nato’s announcement that it has made no final decision on withdrawing troops […] 45 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 18, 2021

Covid-19: U.S. Officials Pledge Almost $200 Million to Track Variants as Lawmakers Push for More

New York legislators move to strip Gov. Andrew Cuomo of pandemic powers. Cuba nears final testing for its first vaccine. Japan begins inoculations, with the Olympics on the horizon […] 51 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 17, 2021

Iran says it will not expel IAEA nuclear inspectors

But Tehran plans to stop implementation of Additional Protocol to NPT on Feb. 23 amid stalemate over 2015 nuclear accord […] 40 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 17, 2021

Libyans mark 2011 uprising with hopes pinned on interim gov’t

Libyans mark 10 years since the 2011 uprising that led to the overthrow and eventual killing of Muammar Gaddafi. […] 48 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 16, 2021

EU warns against UK bid to change Northern Ireland Protocol

The EU has warned against changing rules governing post-Brexit trade between the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.[…] 46 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 15, 2021

Japanese companies invest 150 mln USD in digitalisation projects in Kazakhstan

«Japan DX» and «Land Management Co. Ltd» signed an agreement at the Embassy of Kazakhstan in Japan on investment of 150 million USD in the economy of Kazakhstan. […] 43 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 11, 2021

China’s Mars Mission Begins Orbit of the Red Planet

The Tianwen-1 mission is the second of three new visitors to Mars this month. […] 95 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 11, 2021

Biden raises Taiwan and human rights with Xi Jinping in first phone call

The conversation came hours after the US president announced a new Pentagon taskforce on China […] 41 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 10, 2021

WHO’s Wuhan probe ends, U.S.-China bickering over COVID continues

China called on the United States on Wednesday to invite the World Health Organization to investigate origins of the COVID-19 outbreak there, as sparring over the pandemic continued […] 41 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 10, 2021

Turkey supports unity, prosperity, security of Gulf

Turkey, Oman reaffirm to further improve ties despite pandemic, says Turkish foreign minister […] 38 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 9, 2021

Cooperation with Central Asia discussed at UK Parliament

The British Group of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (BGIPU) hosted an online roundtable dedicated to the prospects of expanding the United Kingdom’s cooperation with Central Asian states. Alex Sobel MP, BGIPU Officer, moderated the discussion. […] 41 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 8, 2021

Myanmar coup: Police use water cannon as thousands strike

Police in Myanmar’s capital Nay Pyi Taw have used water cannon on workers conducting a nationwide strike against a military coup. […] 44 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 5, 2021

EU chief admits COVID vaccine blunders

Ursula von der Leyen has confessed that the EU underestimated possible complications and delays in vaccine production, but defended the bloc’s joint procurement program. […] 39 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 5, 2021

Countdown to ‘catastrophe:’ Inside Europe’s fight for COVID shots

In a meeting last week in the Europa building in Brussels, home of the European Union’s political leadership, diplomats for the 27 member states were desperate. […] 39 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 4, 2021

Biden urges Myanmar military to free detainees, step down

President says US is working with allies and partners to address the army’s takeover and Aung San Suu Kyi’s arrest. […] 48 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 3, 2021

Myanmar holds 1st Cabinet meeting after military coup

Action plan discussed at meeting with newly appointed ministers as part of state of emergency […] 39 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 2, 2021

How the EU’s vaccine effort turned into a crisis

Daniel Boffey, the Guardian’s Brussels bureau chief, looks at why the EU’s vaccination programme has become so chaotic. Last Friday the commission attempted an ill-fated plan to seek to erect a vaccine border on the island of Ireland by triggering a clause in the Brexit withdrawal agreement […] 52 Views […]
February 1, 2021

Myanmar Military Takes Power for One Year, Suu Kyi in Detention

Myanmar’s military detained Aung San Suu Kyi, declared a state of emergency and seized power for a year after disputing her party’s landslide November election victory in a setback for the country’s nascent transition to democracy. […] 37 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры
February 1, 2021

Iran’s Rouhani hopes Biden will return to Obama-era nuclear deal as he dubs Trump a ‘tyrant’

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has called on United States President-elect, Joe Biden, to return to the 2015 nuclear deal and lift sanctions imposed on Tehran by Donald Trump’s administration. […] 39 Views / Көрулер / Görüntüleme / Просмотры