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Trump tells administration to begin process of eliminating Hong Kong privileges

Trump tells administration to begin process of eliminating Hong Kong privileges

Trump made the announcement at a White House news conference, saying China had broken its word over Hong Kong's autonomy. The territory no longer...

New York City ‘on track’ to begin reopening week of June 8

New York City ‘on track’ to begin reopening week of June 8

New York City has already met guidelines surrounding falling deaths and declining hospitalizations and is expected to meet criteria concerning hospital and testing capacity...

IMF says Bosnia’s failure to disburse IMF emergency aid is unprecedented

IMF says Bosnia’s failure to disburse IMF emergency aid is unprecedented

In the Letter of Intent signed with the IMF, the leaders of the Bosniak-Croat Federation also agreed to allocate 50% of the funds to...

Many Canadians shocked by US riots, Canada has racism problem too, PM Trudeau says

Many Canadians shocked by US riots, Canada has racism problem too, PM Trudeau says

Trudeau said in unprompted remarks at the end of a daily briefing. Trudeau has long spoken about the need to end racism but last...

Biden losing economic argument to Trump as US begins to re-open

Biden losing economic argument to Trump as US begins to re-open

He needs to show what life is going to be like and how we are going to do it. Democrats should amplify concerns about...

US hospitals slash use of drug championed by Trump as coronavirus treatment

US hospitals slash use of drug championed by Trump as coronavirus treatment

Orders for the drug have dropped to a tenth of the late-March peak, to about 125,000 pills last week, said Vizient Inc, a drug...

Debt relief plans for world’s poor countries inch forward

Debt relief plans for world’s poor countries inch forward

The IIF has been adamant that creditors of every type and size have a role to play in making sure the world's most vulnerable...

Trump, Macron agree G7 should be held in person and in near future: White House

Trump, Macron agree G7 should be held in person and in near future: White House

Trump in March canceled the Group of Seven leaders meeting scheduled for June 10 in the United States as the coronavirus outbreak was spreading...

US may now need to treat Hong Kong like China: White House

US may now need to treat Hong Kong like China: White House

"We can't let this go unnoticed and they will be held accountable for that," National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow told CNBC. "If need...

World Bank suggests possible extra replenishment of IDA lending arm

World Bank suggests possible extra replenishment of IDA lending arm

The huge scale and depth of the new coronavirus pandemic had already rendered a record $82 billion IDA19 replenishment that was finalized in December...

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