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Canada
Canada’s lack of vaccine-production capabilities means other countries may get COVID-19 shots first, Trudeau says

Alberta forecasts drawn-out economic recovery from pandemic in its fiscal update

Canada’s banking regulator cautions against lifting ban on banks raising dividends too soon

Vancouver proposes property tax hike as COVID-19 digs revenue hole

Canada Energy Regulator projects there may be no need for Trans Mountain expansion or Keystone XL

'Triple black swan' event to push Alberta's budget deficit to $21.3B this year, with 100,000 unemployed

USA
U.S. oil industry group pledges to fight possible Biden fracking limits

U.S. winter wheat ratings decline, bucking trade expectations

JPMorgan dominates gold market with record $1 bln precious metals revenue

Biden taps several Obama-era figures for his national security team

White House Reportedly Gives Biden Access to President's Daily Intelligence Briefings

US Secret Service Agents May Relocate to Mar-a-Lago to Guard Trump Post Presidency - Report

Dow ends above 30,000 points for first time

OxyContin Maker Purdue Pharma Pleads Guilty in Criminal Case

No SecDef pick from Biden as Flournoy hits resistance from progressives

Nearly Half of Americans Support Trump Running in 2024 As His Campaign Lawsuits Unravel: Poll

Almost no Trump voters consider Biden the legitimate 2020 election winner

Mexico
Mexico arrests ex-cop known as 'The Mute' in massacre of nine members of Mormon family

Mexico denies deal to nab cartel leader in return for Cienfuegos

Best Buy would leave Mexico on December 31

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake 79 km southeast of Tuxtla, Mexico

Guatemala
Guatemala suspends budget amid chaos

ICE Expelled 33 Immigrant Children Back To Guatemala After A Judge Said They Couldn't

Guatemala crisis talks open as anti-government protests continue

El Salvador
5.2 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near El Salvador

Nicaragua
Nicaragua Says Has Suffered Damage of Almost $743 Mln Following Hurricanes Eta and Iota - Reports

Nicaragua reports $743M in losses from two hurricanes

Panama
Billions in new cruise ships are ready to sail with nowhere to go

Panama's GDP shrank 18.9% in the first half of 2020 - comptroller

Cuba
Putin highlights Cuba's great authority in the international arena

Cuba participates in cooperation meeting of Ibero-America

Venezuela
Electoral campaign in Venezuela centered on economic issue

Maduro claims that Venezuela has created molecule that “100%” eliminates Covid-19

Dozens of Venezuelan migrants arrive in Trinidad after hours at sea

Guyana
Elliott Management invests in small Guyana oil explorer

Colombia
4 killed, 10 injured, 15 missing in landslide in Colombia

Colombia massacred 24 inmates during coronavirus prison riot

Colombia’s ruling party hoping Uribe’s son can prevent downfall?

Colombia shocked by two massacres on one day as Duque goes mute

Paramilitaries shut down home turf in northern Colombia

Ecuador
Chile's Codelco seeks 'friendly talks' with Ecuador on Llurimagua copper project

Minister of Government of Ecuador to be impeached

U.S. B-52s participate in back-to-back exercises led by Colombia, Ecuador

Ecuadorian tuna fleet makes final push for MSC certification

Ecuador to vaccine at least 9 mln people against COVID-19 early next year

EU Ambassador in Ecuador: EU Is Working to Extend Validity of Schengen Visas From 2 to 4 Years

Peru
Peruvian blueberry season winds down as Chile’s volumes start ramping up

What's Behind Peru's Social Unrest & Who Can Unite the Nation?

Peru's President leads Council of State session

Peru's Culture Min: President's Address to the Nation seeks to rebuild citizens' trust

S&P: Peru's 'BBB+/A-2' foreign currency ratings affirmed; outlook remains stable

U.S. donates two modern mobile hospitals to Peru

Peru: Negotiations with laboratories intended to vaccinate 24 million before elections

Bolivia
Bolivian president warns about latent risk of Covid-19

Bolivian government relaunches media silenced by coupmongers

Brazil
Petrobras nears sale of oil and gas fields to Eneva: newspaper

Brazil reports nearly 169,500 COVID-19 deaths

Science and Health Brazil Is The only Country Where Fake News about Chloroquine still Circulates Frequently

Coronavac Vaccine Study in Brazil Reaches Late-Stage Trial with Enough Infection Data

Economic Activity in Brazil Is Increasing and Emergency Aid Will End at End of Year, Says Economy Minister

Inflation Tests Brazil’s Low Rates, Gives Mexico Room to Cut

China says Brazil president's son hurts relationship with comments critical of Huawei

'Structural racism': UN urges reforms in Brazil after deadly beating of black man

Paraguay
New British Ambassador presents his credentials to the President of Paraguay

Argentina
Green Climate Fund will finance two new projects in Argentina and Guatemala

Buenos Aires City to re-open for national and international tourism

Chile
Requests made in Chile to advance presidential elections

New Chilean organic cooperative is born

Chilean Archbishop denounces shooting of two minors in foster home

Chilean Opposition Seeks Early General Election

Asia
Japan
Japan and China are racing to build a new type of ultra-fast, levitating train

Abe's office may have illegally spent millions of yen on parties

Ghosn’s repeated arrests 'extrajudicial abuse,' says U.N. panel

Japan faces balancing act over virus clusters among foreign nationals

N. Korea
UN Third Committee adopts resolution condemning N. Korea's human rights violations

S. Korea
Level Two social distancing measure placed in capital area starting Tuesday

Justice Minister bars S. Korea's top prosecutor from post, first ever under the constitution

S. Korea's household debt hits record high of US$ 1.51 trillion in Q3 2020

S. Korea's BSI for all industries up 4 points m/m to 78 in November: BOK

U.S. lowers travel advisory to Level 2 for S. Korea

Chinese FM Wang Yi to visit Seoul for talks with S. Korean counterpart

Mongolia
How virtual reality helps you get 'inside the head' of Mongolia's conflicted emperor Kublai Khan

Mongolia fears economic damage as country faces up to its first local transmissions of coronavirus

China
China October pork imports up 80% on year - customs

Copper scrap confusion curbs China shipments

Chang'e-5 probe completes first orbital correction

CBIRC approves Baoshang Bank's bankruptcy filing

Japan and China have agreed to restart business travel between the two countries later this month.

China supports Gwadar port’s greater role in regional cooperation on trade, goods

Chinese coal producer's bond default startles sector

Taiwan
Taiwan expanding submarine fleet as China threat grows

Taiwan expanding submarine fleet as China threat grows

Philippines
WHO sees better access of low and middle-income countries to vaccine

Gov’t offices may be using DTI firm to avoid returning unspent funds – Drilon

Bello tells nurses: Strike for better pay, work conditions

Vietnam
US wants to promote comprehensive partnership with Việt Nam: US security advisor

PM Phúc urges better law-building for country's development

Viet Nam remains at high risk of COVID-19 infections: health minister

Police bust forgery ring providing Vietnamese identity for Chinese citizens

Health minister warns of 'existent risk' of COVID-19 transmission in Vietnam

Thailand
IGP: Malaysia-Thailand border shootout occurred after GOF personnel stumbled upon smugglers

Thailand's $1 billion ketamine bust a 'misunderstanding' as officials fail to find drugs

Foreign Tourists Return to Thailand for First Time Since March

Private-equity fund eyes first deal as distress mounts in Thai property sector

Cambodia
SARS-CoV-2 relative found lurking in frozen bats from Cambodia

Pakistan's lonely elephant Kaavan packs trunk for Cambodia

United States Provides Additional Assistance in Response to Widespread Flooding in Cambodia

Opinion: How Hun Sen killed democracy in Cambodia

Cambodia to provide 2 mln face masks, medical supplies to Myanmar for COVID-19 fight

Vietnamese, Cambodian PMs talk on strengthening relations

Malaysia
Malaysia-Thailand border shooting: Husband left us as a national hero, says widow

Report: Putrajaya likely to delay vote on Budget 2021

HR Ministry proposes self-employed, gig economy contribute to Socso

Malaysia-Thailand border shooting: First time shootout occurred, says IGP

Tobacco excise tax in duty-free areas may cause up to 40pc revenue loss, says Langkawi Chinese Chamber

Singapore
Airlines set to lose record $157 billion in 2020 and 2021 due to Covid-19 pandemic

Indonesia
Nickel Mines to boost pig iron output with $670m acquisition

Regional election campaigns contribute to COVID-19 cases in Kalimantan

Indonesia’s budget deficit jumps to $54.1b in October as virus-related debt piles up

S Korea provides COVID-19 aid for at-risk Indonesian youth

84 percent of Indonesia's COVID-19 patients recovered: task force

Myanmar
COVID-19 second wave in Myanmar causes dramatic increases in poverty

Myanmar submits 2nd Rohingya report to top UN court

Danger and desperation in Myanmar’s jade mines

Bhutan
China-Nepal, China-Bhutan border disputes rumors 'stoked by India forces'

Bangladesh
Massive fire sweeps slum in Bangladesh capital

Bangladesh vows to speed up efforts to convict human traffickers

Bangladesh to provide smart NIDs to all above 14

Bangladesh: No country for women entrepreneurs

Nepal
Indian Foreign Secretary Heads to Nepal as Relations Show Signs of Thaw

Exploring Pokhara, the tourist centre of Nepal

23 citizens of Nepal found COVID-19 positive at India-Nepal border

Nepalese villagers use India’s territory to migrate after Pithoragarh admin gives nod

India
India bans 43 more Chinese apps in latest salvo at Beijing

Military top brass expresses concern over Indian attempts to destabilise Pakistan

Farmers in Delhi haven’t got stubble solution yet, alleges BJP

Steelmakers call for ‘Green Deal’ to counter Chinese dumping

Tender Issued for 733 Solar Street Lighting Systems in Nainital

RBI's proposal to grant corporates banking licence has 'fingerprints of Modi govt': Chidambaram

Sri Lanka
Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka are also facing the risk of a new wave of Covid

Sri Lanka seeks consultants for $100m solar project

Sri Lanka, China to focus on ‘poverty alleviation’

Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka are also facing the risk of a new wave of Covid

Sri Lanka warned over Bay of Bengal cyclone off Trinco

Central Asia & Middle East
Pakistan
Pakistan: SMEDA plans agro-processing facility to promote fruit exports

Pakistan dismisses speculations about recognition of Israel

Pakistan: No Plans to Recognize Israel

‘Pakistan hands dossier on Indian terrorism to UN chief’

Shibli Faraz urges PML-N not to politicise Begum Shamim Akhtar's death

Sindh bans indoor marriages, dining; limits business timings

Afghanistan
Twin blasts in Afghan province of Bamiyan kill 14 people, injure 45

World renews aid for Afghanistan with strings attached

Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan to borrow $1.8Bln for COVID fight

"Kazakhstan has great potential in the development of greenhouses"

Kazakhstan to borrow more than €1.5 billion to fight COVID-19

PE Jan-Sept imports to Kazakhstan up by 12% year on year

CIS observation mission to monitor parliamentary elections in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan to ensure that more women are elected

UN Concludes Kazakhstan Illegally 'Targeted' Defender Of Xinjiang Indigenous Groups

Kyrgyzstan
Acting President and head of National Energy Holding of Kyrgyzstan discuss issues in energy sector

Kyrgyzstan forms Constitutional Counsel

Acting President Mamytov receives Ambassador of Kazakhstan Nurpeisov

Tajikistan
Tajikistan, Egypt discuss resumption of Dushanbe-Sharm-el-Sheikh flights

Turkmenistan
Govt asked to allow import of gas, diesel from Turkmenistan

Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan exports fruits and vegetables to 80 countries

US-Uzbekistan Relations Right on Track

Uzbekistan in Line for $650mn Russian Loan

Uzbekistan exports fruits and vegetables to 80 countries

The delegation of Uzbekistan held discussions with the US Financial Corporation for International Development

Armenia
Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Armenia accuses Azerbaijan of using banned weapons

Azerbaijan
Azerbaijani Defense Ministry Says Army Entered Kalbajar District Left by Armenian Troops

Karabakh Declaration Opens Way for Iran to Play Expanded Role in Caucasus

Iran
Iran, Russia discuss JCPOA, Karabakh

Iraq
Iraq seeks first ever oil prepayment deal as finances strained

Iraq amends oil density compensation plan starting with 2021 exports

Iraqi Kurdistan Region Seeks to Stop Violence against Women

Syria
Displaced Syria teen recreates lost family home

Syria, Iran discuss scientific cooperation

Syrian Media Report 'Israeli Aggression' in Quneitra and Near Damascus

Bombings, minefield kill 29 in pro-Turkey north Syria

Syria says Israel carries out strikes near Damascus, Golan Heights border

Turkey
Putin, Erdogan Discuss Progress of Implementation of Agreements on Karabakh

Turkey blasts German search on ship

Istanbul dams record lowest water level in decade

New defendants added to Khashoggi trial in Istanbul as witness reveals more Saudi threats

Fire in historical waterfront mosque on Bosphorus extinguished

Lebanon
Hassan chairs meeting for national committee tasked to manage coronavirus vaccine file: We seek to secure vaccine in effective and safe manner

Diab chairs meeting for Inter-ministerial Committee for Follow-up on Coronavirus

Abdel Samad partakes in 4th Arab Chinese Cooperation symposium, calls for modernization of traditional media

Israel
Israeli Delegation Visit to Sudan Aims to Improve Relations

Israeli agents 'disguised as women' regularly met Arab leaders

Netanyahu promises warm welcome home for man jailed 30 years for spying on U.S. for Israel

‘This is going nowhere’: Gantz, Netanyahu shout at each other at cabinet meeting

Defense Ministry rejects Hebron shooter’s appeal for disability status

Palestine
Israeli defence minister says 'ready to talk to Hamas'

World Bank forecasts Palestinian economy to contract 8% in 2020

Palestinian Authority reaches understandings with Biden staff

Jordan
CBJ decision to extend loan moratorium period draws praise

King inaugurates 300-bed military field hospital dedicated to COVID-19 patients

Jordan reiterates rejection of Israeli attempts to alter status quo at Al Aqsa

Kuwait
Oil-rich Kuwait faces looming debt crisis

Pompeo and Kuwait counterpart meet in Washington

Chaos at Bangladeshi embassy in Kuwait

Oman
PM call with Sultan of Oman: 24 November 2020

Oman to Join World in Marking International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women

Bahrain
Israel's Netanyahu says will visit Bahrain soon

Netanyahu to make 'historic' visit to UAE, Bahrain

Qatar
Iran, Qatar sign MoU to cooperate on economy

Saudi Arabia
Goldman voices concerns about OPEC+ future as decision on output curbs nears

Saudi Aramco says domestic supplies unaffected by attack on Jeddah plant

Saudi surgeon dies of heart attack inside operating theatre

Israel drops Saudi Arabia from virus quarantine list

Israeli minister lauds 'semi-official' MbS, Netanyahu meeting

Aramco says Houthi strike tore hole in oil tank

Saudi official says 'Israel normalisation talks' happened in NEOM

Saudi Aramco says domestic supplies unaffected by attack on Jeddah plant Highlights

U. A. E.
ADNOC plans $122 billion to boost oil and gas output, as its commitment to OPEC wavers

UAE/Israel peace agreement promotes trade opportunities

Abu Dhabi discovers new unconventional onshore oil resources

UAE religious authority brands Muslim Brotherhood as 'terrorist organisation'

Yemen
Yemeni Houthis say they fired missile at Saudi Aramco site in Jeddah

Yemen’s Houthis claim missile attack on Saudi Aramco site

Europe
United Kingdom
Britain, Canada agree on post-Brexit rollover trade deal

Barclays keeps 2021 oil price outlook, supported by vaccine boost

U.K. is considering a ban on the installation of Huawei’s 5G equipment

Lockerbie bomber appeal set to start in Scotland

UK professors nominate Cuban doctors for Nobel Peace Prize

Tier row erupts Tory backbench 'fury' over post-lockdown plan

Matt Hancock 'overruled officials to order millions of extra Oxford Covid vaccines'

The colossal cost of infrastructure is a British disease nobody can cure

Rishi's new deal Chancellor to unveil £4.3 billion package to get one million back into work

Dosing ‘error’ during trials led to key breakthrough in developing Oxford Covid jab

No-deal Brexit would be worse for the UK economy than Covid-19, says Bank of England governor

Ireland
From opening windows to calling in the army for contact tracing – ten ideas from the Dáil on easing lockdown

Covid fines revealed: €150 penalty for attending house party and €80 sanction for not wearing masks in shops or on public transport

Woulfe row escalates as Opposition collapse key Dáil committee

'We have worked too hard to get Ireland out' - Joe Biden says 'we have to keep Irish border open' after Brexit

New CSO crime stats reveal Dublin is the worst area per capita in the country for thefts

Portugal
Cuban and Portuguese entrepreneurs sign business memorandum

Portugal lockdown rules explained

Elections for Presidency scheduled for January

Health Minister calls Portuguese to unite to avail SHS

Covid-19: Portugal Update, 24 November

Portugal entered a new state of emergency today for another 15 days

Travel quarantine period to reduce to 5 days in England

Retailers, catering with losses of 76% due to weekend lockdown

Covid 19: Portugal Update, 23 November

Spain
Peru positioned itself as Spain's third supplier of avocados in the first half of the year

Spanish holding working on 471.3-MWp solar project in Chile

Canary Islands struggle to cope with dramatic surge in migrants

France
EU grain sowing catches up after delays, too late for rapeseed -MARS

Total to suspend Donges refinery operations over COVID-19 impact

French users sue Muslim app over alleged military links

Fidel Castro is described as an inspiration in France

Macron Says France Overcame Peak of Coronavirus Epidemic's 2nd Wave

Anger in France over 'scandalous' dispersal of Paris migrants

French parliament gives initial approval to controversial security bill

Milestone for Notre-Dame as fire-damaged scaffolding cleared

Belgium
European Union said it would join forces with countries including Canada and Japan to push fellow World Trade Organization members to ease tariffs on medical equipment

EU announces latest vaccine contract with Moderna

Belgian citizens continue solidarity actions with Cuba despite Covid

Flemish government recognises care workers’ commitment with extra cash

Belgians not so eager to pay for online content

Netherlands
The Netherlands to share vaccines with the islands

Support for a coronavirus vaccine is waning in the Netherlands

Germany
Cuba launches new Havana cigar in Berlin

Tesla to Construct World’s Largest Battery Plant Near Berlin

Germany supports soup kitchen project to benefit five villages in Namibia

Denmark
Covid mink variant is “very likely extinct” in Denmark — but some areas may continue culling

US needs funding to match whole grain success of Denmark

Denmark sets new high in daily COVID-19 cases

Austria
Austrian, Swiss Alpine skiers to miss World Cup stop after testing positive for coronavirus

Austrian SARS-CoV-2 Genomic Study Delivers Details for Superspreader Events Early in Pandemic

Switzerland
Global airline lobby IATA is working on a mobile app that will help travelers demonstrate their coronavirus-free status

Swiss police probe possible terror motive after 2 hurt in supermarket attack

Italy
Italy is short on healthcare workers but won't hire foreigners

Slovenia
Survey Finds Strong Support for Universal Basic Income in Slovenia

Slovenia's building permits up 19% m/m in October

Slovenian insurers 10-mo premiums up 3.23%

Croatia
Is the EU an accomplice to Croatian police brutality?

Innovative agri project aims to create 'digital tenants' in Croatia

Croatia to get new set of coronavirus measures which will remain in force until Christmas

Montenegro
Government's Public Sector Hiring Spree Rankles Montenegro's Next Rulers

Greece
Greece launches sale process for nickel producer Larco

Czech Republic Obliges Travellers From Greece to Present Negative PCR Test Results or Self-Isolate

General Strike In Greece On Thursday Will Disrupt Public Transport

Greece To Remain In Lockdown To 'save Christmas’

North Macedonia
North Macedonia May Legalize Marijuana To Boost Tourism

North Macedonia withdraws plans to invest in Bulgaria

Bulgaria
Bulgaria Tops Mortality Rate Ranking, GPs Join Battle with Pandemic

Survey: 40% of Bulgarians Believe that COVID-19 Is Biological Weapon

Budget 2021: National Health Insurance Fund Wil have BGN 5,3 Billion

Romania
At Francophonie Ministerial Conference, ForMin Aurescu highlights Romania's participation in OIF actions

Iohannis: Romania entered health crisis completely unprepared, PSD the main to blame

Iohannis: Ousting PSD from power switches can finally be permanent on December 6

'Emil Racovita' Institute for Study of Life in Extreme Conditions revived at Cluj Babes-Bolyai University

Iohannis: Romania has entered health crisis completely unprepared, with PSD main culprit

Hungary
‘Propaganda machine’: George Clooney takes aim at Hungarian media and officials who accused him of Soros links

Hungary: Planned election law change could hamper opposition

US President-Elect Biden Nominates Secretary of State With Hungarian Roots

Hungary to test Russian coronavirus vaccine

Hungary-High Debt Levels Remain A Major Weakness In The Mid-Term

Oxford University Vaccine Reserved by Hungary Has 70% Efficacy

Slovakia
Street protests as Slovakia marks the Velvet Revolution anniversary

Czech Republic
Czech nuclear plant expansion may be delayed amid concerns of opposition, secret services

Czech Premier Signals Delay in $7 Billion Nuclear Reactor Tender

Confidence in The Czech Economy Falls: Everyone's Pessimistic

Poland
Police using 'excessive violence' against peaceful protesters in Poland

Poland to test minks for coronavirus

Poland to keep hotels and restaurants closed during winter

Ukraine
Ukraine's security service detains ex-"LPR" sniper in Kharkiv

IMF criticizes Ukraine's tax policy

Zelensky announces new package of assistance to business in case of lockdown

Sniper wounded Ukrainian serviceman in Donbas

FTA between Ukraine, Israel to take effect on Jan 1, 2021 – Zelensky

Moldova
New President Boosts Moldova's European Path

Belarus
Key Belarus Opposition Figure Charged With Graft and Fraud

Belarus, Russia's Kaluga Oblast sign cooperation program for 2021-2023

CSTO countries discussing draft agreement on logistics of collective forces

Belarus-Vatican cooperation discussed

Lukashenko calls for continuous cooperation with Pakistan

Lukashenko receives credentials of ambassadors, Order of Malta representative

Belarus hits EU with tit-for-tat sanctions

Belarusian police introduce colour-coded torture system for detained protesters

Russia
Russia’s vaccine to be cheaper than rivals

Ice Storm in Russia’s Far East Linked to Climate Change

Russian Extreme Nationalists Rally Across Country in Midst of Pandemic

Russia’s ‘Pivot to Asia’ Encounters New Difficulties

Russia claims a US warship ran away after one of its destroyers threatened to ram it, but the US Navy says it didn't happen

Russia, Australia to drive global gold output growth – report

Lithuania
Latest COVID-19 cases in Baltics. 457 in Latvia, 1 169 in Lithuania, 204 in Estonia

Lithuania Makes Millions in First Sale of Seized Cryptocurrency

Lithuania's parliament OKs new PM, then closes due to virus

Lithuanian Leaders Thank Local Congressman

Lithuania Makes Millions in First Sale of Seized Cryptocurrency

Lithuania's parliament OKs new PM, then closes due to virus

Latvia
Latvian government supports minimal wage amount at EUR 500

Saeima: minimal income will not be allowed to be below EUR 109

Social protection expenditures in Latvia reach nearly five billion euros

Latvia’s Healthcare Minister urges residents to be quiet on Christmas

Latvian Saeima maintains reduced VAT for fruits, berries and vegetables

Estonia
Technology and the personal touch at Estonia Swissôtel

EDF considers expanding quarantine facilities as COVID-19 rates rise

Finland
Environment, Earth and Resources - Finland in a Nutshell: a Christmas lecture

Valmet to start co-determination negotiations for temporary lay-offs in Finland

Sweden
FM spokesman reacts to Sweden FM tweet

Zarif, Swedish counterpart discuss JCPOA

IKEA furnishes strong results despite pandemic

Sweden urges Iran not to execute researcher convicted of spying for Israel

Africa
Egypt
Egypt adds leading activist, politician to terror watch list

Egypt court to examine Mohammed Ramadan over "normalisation" photos

Egyptian Suspects in Murder of Italian Student Likely to Face In-Absentia Trial

Egypt backs Polisario Front, risks relations with Morocco

Egypt: Authorities escalate punishment of human rights defenders

Winter spike on horizon as Egyptians flout coronavirus restrictions

Libya
Labour Ministry calls on youth to join the ‘‘WeCode’’ champions project

IRINI inspects Libya-bound Turkish-flagged ship as part of UN Libya arms embargo, abandons inspection after Turkish objection

Libya talks focus on 'selection criteria' for future administration

Tunisia
Tunisian aviation delegation visits Benina airport assessing its readiness to receive Tunis Air flights

Tunisia, US hold naval exercise off Tunisian northern coast

Week of Italian Cuisine in the World kicks off in Tunisia

Tunisia: media reports protesters at El Douleb oil field

Algeria
Algerians outraged by Macron’s statements of support for Tebboune

Morocco
The Government cuts the quota of new Moroccan temporary women for the Huelva campaign by 30%

FLN deplores recent Morocco’s breach of ceasefire

Mauritania
Sahrawi Minister of Foreign Affairs received by his Mauritanian counterpart

President of Republic offers condolences on passing away of former Mauritanian president

Senegal
Cuban and Senegalese parliamentarians exchange views on Covid-19

UGA program to help improve food safety in Senegal

Liberia
UNHCR airlifts emergency aid for Ivorian refugees in Liberia

Liberian Government Urged to Make Education Inclusive, Accessible, Affordable and Gender Inclusive

Cote dIvoire
Mixed outlook for Ivory Coast cocoa farmers as Harmattan bears down

Ghana
BoG stays policy rate over deficit scare

Engineers & Planners launches cash offer for Cardinal Resources' interest in Ghana

Ghana national caught with 61 grams of cocaine

Finances organised for floating LNG facility in Ghana

Ghana Records 5033 Fire Outbreaks in 10 Months, 8 Percent Rise Over Last Year's Figure

Mali
AU special envoy to Mali, the Sahel quits

Nigeria
Nigerian Men's Involvement Seen as Key to Stopping Gender-Based Violence

South-South leaders insist on true federalism

CBN Retains Interest Rate at 11.5%

Sudan
Sudan Humanitarian Groups: Refugees Could Reach 200,000

Seven Sudanese Doctors Die from COVID-19 in 10 Days

Sudan Humanitarian Groups: Refugees Could Reach 200,000

Ethiopia
UN, Rights Groups Urge Ethiopia to Protect Civilians

Threat of major hostilities in Mekelle seriously imperils civilian lives, warns UN Rights Chief

Central Bank Suspends Accounts Opened in Tigray State

Desert Locust situation update - 24 November 2020 - Ethiopia

Somalia
Tropical Storm Gati weakens, leaving trail of destruction in Bari and Sanaag regions of Somalia

FAO and Somalia step up locust fight as hatching and hopper band formation continue in central area

Somalia: Ex-Leader Sharif Sheikh Ahmed to Chair Group of Presidential Aspirants

Cash-based assistance to support displaced families in Bardera - Somalia

Kenya
Kenya's LGBTQ Community Faces Increased Abuse During Pandemic

Kenya Doctors Threaten to Strike Over Lack of COVID Protections

Kenya: Health in Crisis as Yattani's No-Show Spoils Strike Talks

Kenya's LGBTQ Population Faces Increased Abuse During Pandemic

Kenya's LGBTQ Community Faces Increased Abuse During Pandemic

Kenya to upgrade personnel skills to boost tourism

Uganda
Uganda: Government intends to expand Soroti Fruit Factory

At least 45 people have been killed during Uganda protests

Can digital platforms help mitigate agricultural losses from COVID in Uganda?

Angola
Diamonds Tainted with Abuse Still Reaching International Market

Tanzania
Tanzania: Brace for Harder Times, Lissu Tells Opposition

Tanzania frees leader of opposition's youth wing

Tanzanian opposition leader demands justice after polls

Tanzania to respond to claims that Kenyan blocked from taking over as Coca-Cola CEO

Mozambique
Will Tanzania and Mozambique’s joint efforts stamp out Islamist insurgents?

Zimbabwe
All That Glitters is Not Gold: Turmoil in Zimbabwe’s Mining Sector

Turmoil, Violence Disrupt the Promise of Zimbabwe's Gold Mines

ICSAZ conference focuses on new normal

Namibia
Namibian Governor Calls for Action Against Gender-Based Violence

Belarus keen to step up economic cooperation with Namibia

Belarus, Namibia to set up committee on economic cooperation

South Africa
Fugitive Cleric Bushiri Now Wanted For Rape in South Africa

Judgment reserved in PP application for leave to appeal dismissal of bid to halt removal proceedings

'An economic and insurance disaster': The lockdown claims case that shook an industry

Regulator opens South African nuclear proposals for comment

Oceania
Australia
$500 million worth of Australia coal is anchored off Chinese ports

Victorian budget includes a new agriculture strategy to improve supply chain infrastructure

Passengers will need to be vaccinated for international flights, Australia's national carrier Qantas says

‘Drastic’, unprecedented end of China-Australia free trade deal unlikely

Palaszczuk opens Queensland border to Victorians, but warns against 'catastrophic' international opening

PM defends $4,000 per hour plane for former senator's OECD pitch

Australia turns softer on China, not wanting to lose economic interests after RCEP

Coal and gas lobbies take aim at NSW renewable energy plan

New Zealand
'Risk of a sharp correction': Reserve Bank's house price warning

Mortgage strain: The growing financial burden carried by over-65s

The flying kiwi: Why the NZ dollar keeps going up

'Worst downpour in years' possible for Auckland: Rain, wild winds to strike Nth Island

Papua New Guinea
PNG political crisis highlights reform possibilities

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