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Washington and Brussels will send high-level delegations of economy and trade ministers to the first meeting of a new US-EU Trade and Technology Council, dubbed the “TTC” later this month. . Their aim, as the name suggests, is to foster high-level cooperation on trade and technological issues of mutual interest. Given the long-simmering tensions between …

France and China have criticized the new Indo-Pacific security alliance between Australia, the UK and the US. Dubbed AUKUS, the deal will provide Australia with the technology to deploy nuclear-powered submarines, but China has warned of an intensification of the arms race in the region. Economist Steve Bakalis, visiting professor at Beijing Central University of …

After the attacks on the United States on September 11, President George W Bush vowed revenge and told the world, “You are with us or against us. A coalition was formed and the United States pursued the terrorists. Four presidencies later, current President Joseph Biden said, “The United States cannot afford to remain committed to …

Education systems have undergone great changes over the past 40 years. Along with the massification of the offer, education has become dehumanized, strongly influenced by mercantilist logics which have associated quality only with cognitive learning. The emphasis on subject matter and the neglect of holistic education inhibits the development of identity. Schools today are more …

(MENAFN – Asia Times) It is high time to take stock of the failed US national security policy. Its calamitous misadventures in the Middle East and the global financial collapse of 2008 dramatically exposed the bankruptcy and failures of the bipartisan establishment consensus. Yet as citizen movements began to transform domestic politics, they have been …

•Lai Mohammed ONITSHA (Sundiata Post) – Human rights research group the International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law (Intersociety) condemned the action of Nigerian Information Minister Alhaji Lai Mohammed, who allegedly called the murder of Christians and the burning of their places of worship as fake news during his recent trip to …

Despite a health disaster and one of the worst economic downturns in modern history, the number of startups increased in the United States last year. According to a report by the Peterson Institute for International Economics, from 3.5 million in 2019, startups grew to 4.4 million in 2020, an increase of 24%. The number of …

T he sad truth about the hopeless mess in Afghanistan is that Dominic Raab would have been no less relevant if he had been in a leather chair in Whitehall rather than a lounge chair in Crete. In a way, Mr. Raab has done the nation a service. A foreign minister asleep on a lounge …

ECONOMYNEXT – Holdings of Sri Lanka’s international sovereign bonds have tripled in the past five years to 2019, as the last administration embarked on an unusual borrowing frenzy, the Minister of State for Finance said and in Capital Markets, Nivard Cabraal. Cabraal was governor of the central bank until 2015. “At the end of 2014, …

Increasing the city capacity limit is necessary to create new cities in mankind and build a strong empire. Here are the methods to do it. In Humanity, players can only rule a certain number of cities at a time, unless they want to suffer influence penalties. Increasing city capacity will increase the number of cities …