Below is the speech of Christine Lagarde about spending reforms for sustainable and inclusive growth in Arab countries. By Christine Lagarde, Managing Director Dubai, February 10, 2018 Good morning—Sabah Al-Khair! Ministers and Governors—it is a great pleasure for me to speak… Read More ›
Following the declaration of a ‘state of emergency’ in the Maldives, after which soldiers forced their way into the Supreme Court, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Tuesday urged the Government to uphold the rule of law and ensure the safety… Read More ›
Statement by the International Monetary Fund, Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development, and Arab Monetary Fund at the Conclusion of the Conference on Promoting Growth, Jobs, and Inclusiveness in the Arab World January 30, 2018 The International Monetary Fund… Read More ›
Jiji PressBEIJING (Jiji Press) — Foreign Minister Taro Kono and his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, agreed Sunday that the two countries should steadily promote reciprocal visits by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Chinese President Xi Jinping in order to improve… Read More ›
Despite progress over the past month in opening Yemen’s Red Sea ports to commercial and aid shipments, the United Nations relief chief on Friday approved the largest-ever emergency relief allocation – $50 million – amid concerns that the humanitarian catastrophe… Read More ›
Disciplinary authorities have over the years investigated 440 officials at or above provincial or corps level for corruption over the past five years, who included 43 members and alternate members of the CPC Central Committee, as well as nine members of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI), said Yang Xiaodu, Deputy Secretary of the CCDI, at a press conference in Beijing.
By Shifu Fadda China’s President, Xi Jinping, was re-elected General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Wednesday. The re-election of President Xi took place at the 19th CPC Central Committee first plenary… Read More ›