World economy faces double concerns amid appearance of Omicron variant

World economy faces double concerns amid appearance of Omicron variant

NDO - The destructive power of infections from the COVID-19 pandemic is putting the world economy at risk of serious instability due to high inflation. While governments and central banks are still struggling with the problem of anti-pandemic and economic recovery, a new variant of the SARS-CoV-2 virus has appeared and is expected to deal another heavy blow to the global economy. (17 hours ago)

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  Nov 16, 2021 15:41:06
NDO – US President Joe Biden has signed into law an infrastructure plan worth 1.2 trillion USD after the Congress had passed it. The largest spending package in the US' history is expected to be a “nudge” to promote the plan on “rebuilding America”.  

Positive signal in relations between UAE and Syria

  Nov 13, 2021 16:10:49
NDO – The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Al-Nahyan has just visited Syria. The “surprise presence” of a senior UAE official in Damascus is a positive signal inthe efforts to improve relations between the two countries. 

Global food security: for a sustainable future

  Nov 11, 2021 09:17:15
NDO - Tens of millions of people around the world are teetering on the edge of poverty due to the impacts of conflicts, natural disasters and epidemics; therefore, solving the problem of food security continues to be an urgent requirement that requires a synchronous and comprehensive approach from all countries.  

Assassination attempt at Iraq’s Prime Minister could bring Middle East to the verge of conflict

  Nov 10, 2021 12:01:34
NDO - The drone attack that aimed to assassinate Iraq’s Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi is considered an extremely dangerous action, causing tensions in Iraq and the wider region. 

APEC’s mission in the post-COVID-19 era

  Nov 08, 2021 09:56:31
NDO – Promoting economic recovery and restructuring towards green, sustainable, inclusive and digital-based development will be the “mission” of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) in the “post-COVID-2019” period. 

US$1.2 trillion infrastructure package expected to breathe new life into US economy

  Nov 07, 2021 15:49:21
NDO – The US Congress has passed a US$1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill following much controversy. Analysts believe that this infrastructure package will create an important new impetus for the US economy in the medium and long term. 

Southeast Asia enters the “new normal”

  Nov 04, 2021 12:08:24
NDO – Along with the global trend of “living with COVID-19”, Southeast Asian countries are actively preparing to enter the new normal with measures to prevent and control the epidemic while reopening the economy. 

COP26: a common will needed

  Nov 01, 2021 16:03:10
NDO – The world has the chance to express its will and action to limit the Earth's temperature increase as the 26th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP26) in Glasgow (the UK) takes place as a forum for making global decisions with a stronger sense of commitment in the fight against climate change. 

The race to save planet from climate change

  Oct 29, 2021 16:22:32
NDO – The 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) will take place this weekend. The countries are racing against the clock to make the best use of this great opportunity towards making a breakthrough to save the planet from climate change. 

Crisis in Afghanistan may spiral out of control

  Oct 27, 2021 10:20:59
NDO – The “combined devastation” due to drought, conflict, COVID-19 and the economic crisis has more than half of Afghanistan’s population facing an unprecedented level of hunger. The United Nations warned that without immediate intervention, the crisis in Afghanistan could quickly spiral out of control. 

Expectations for a mutually beneficial relationship between Russia and Israel

  Oct 25, 2021 08:46:57
NDO – Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett has arrived in the Russian city of Sochi to hold talks with the President of the host country Vladimir Putin. Both leaders hope for constructive cooperation between the two countries, said to have a special relationship, in order to solve the “hot” issues of the Middle East. 

Difficult tasks for new German Chancellor and Government

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Last chance to avoid catastrophic consequences of climate change

  Oct 23, 2021 12:15:40
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Global economic recovery after COVID-19 pandemic remains precarious

  Oct 22, 2021 15:18:51
NDO – The global economy in the last three months of 2021 continues to face many difficulties, making the prospect of recovery after the COVID-19 epidemic still precarious. Many countries are struggling to both fight against the pandemic while finding solutions for economic recovery.