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Trump: the perils of a second innings

Trump: the perils of a second innings

The ferocity of the 2020 presidential election in the United States is not about Donald Trump per se, but about what he represents:

Important to have nutrition leadership during a pandemic

Important to have nutrition leadership during a pandemic

An African proverb says, “When the music changes, so does the dance.” As governments around the world strive to protect their populations from the Covid-19 pandemic’s health and economic effects, the role of decisive leadership has never been more important – not least in the area of nutrition.

Locking at source

Locking at source

The true test comes after the Covid-19 snapback, and that’s where China’s strategy has its greatest advantage

Central bank digital currencies on track for financial systems

Central bank digital currencies on track for financial systems

For sure, most major global central banks - including the largest, the US Federal Reserve - are now toying with the idea of issuing digital currencies.

QFFD to support green projects

QFFD to support green projects

The Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) and the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) have signed a memorandum of understanding to work together to support Small Island Development States (SIDS) and Least Developed Countries (LDCs) achieve climate resilience and green growth,

PM, FM get messages from Japanese minister

PM, FM get messages from Japanese minister

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz al-Thani and HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani received yesterday ...

What a Biden win would mean for Mexico-US ties

What a Biden win would mean for Mexico-US ties

A Joe Biden presidency would lower border tensions and raise pressure on Mexico to respect US business interests as the two neighbours implement a trade deal designed to claw back jobs from China, officials and industry sources say.

Supreme Court’s role on environment more important than ever

Supreme Court’s role on environment more important than ever

Safe drinking water, clean air, healthy wildlife and natural habitat might not be front of mind as the Senate moves forward with President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Judge Amy Coney Barrett – but they should be.

Constitutional crisis at hand?

Constitutional crisis at hand?

The combination of a right-wing Supreme Court and perceived Republican bad faith has emboldened Democrats to play their own form of hardball

The connection between Covid-19 and blood group

The connection between Covid-19 and blood group

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues, the global biomedical research community is working urgently to identify coronavirus risk factors and potential therapeutic targets.

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