“The EU’s physical place in the world may not have changed much. But Michel nonetheless put forward a wide-ranging agenda that will explore relations with China, the response to the #coronavirus#pandemic and economic shock, the ongoing political upheaval in Belarus, the recent poisoning of Russian opposition leader Alexi Navalny, and the escalating military conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh.”
” Investigations confirmed that the duo used their jobs to falsify test results for a fee, the official spokesperson for the Emergency, Crisis and Disaster Prosecution has said in a statement issued to the state news agency, Wam. ”
OAKLAND (CBS SF) – A 16-year-old Oakland boy was shot to death Sunday afternoon in East Oakland, police said Monday: Officers went at 3:40 p.m. to the 5800 block of Elizabeth Street after someone reported a shooting: A boy was located suffering from a gunshot wound or wounds. He died at the scene. The killing was the fifth homicide in four days in Oakland.
“The source of the funding is the “International Development Association the Strengthening Afghanistan’s Financial Intermediation (SAFI) project,” said the statement, which “will enhance capacity of Afghanistan’s central bank, Da Afghanistan Bank (DAB), for financial system regulation and supervision, including by strengthening deposit insurance, financial infrastructure (e.g. public credit registry and collateral registry) and modernizing DAB’s information technology.”” According to TOLONews
“Mr Reid also told the committee that all shipments of the flu vaccine are expected to be delivered before the end of October and that sufficient doses have been secured to vaccinate all the at-risk groups.”
“WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the manufacturers Abbott and SD Biosensor had agreed with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to “make 120 million of these new, highly portable and easy-to-use rapid #Covid19 diagnostic tests available over a period of six months”.”
“”What I would suggest is look at themes. In the economy, there are pockets of the economy that are doing well, and pockets that aren’t doing well. So I’m looking for themes of where the pockets are doing well, and that is in housing. … New home sales last week, that’s up 43% year over year. Manufacturing is also doing quite well in terms of ISMs and new orders. The copper price is at a 36-month high: That’s telling you manufacturing and growth is certainly recovering. And auto, we’re going to do about … 15.7 million [sales to active ratio] in North America, that’s up from 7.7 million in April. So these three areas are really where I want to be focused on.””