On December 30th 2020, the European Union and Beijing reached terms on a new China-EU Comprehensive Agreement on Investment (CAI). This is the second financial programme since 2016 to tilt economic power in the direction of China and away from the West.
As of the 3rd of January 2021, 1 million Israelis had the first shot of a two-phase BioNTech/Pfizer vaccine. As of this today, on the 10th of February, over 50% of the population; 3.5 million; had been given the first shot, or fully vaccinated.
As the world’s most populous country India possesses a challenge beyond many nations to fight COVID-19.
President Biden’s first move in the Middle East sets a tone starkly different from the Obama Administration.
Myanmar’s political history is marred is authoritarian regimes. Today’s military coup against the civilian government signals more change.