As the coronavirus still rages amid an inequitable vaccine rollout, about a third of the 193 U.N. states are planning to again send videos, but presidents, prime ministers and foreign ministers for the remainder are due to travel to the United States.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson set out plans on Tuesday to raise taxes on workers, employers and some investors to try to fix the health and social care system, angering some in his party for breaking an election promise.
Nations including Turkey and Ecuador will be among the hardest hit by the severe disruption to international tourism, with holiday favourites such as Spain, Greece and Portugal also badly affected.
The tourism sector is projected to recover faster in countries with high vaccination rates such as the UK, US, France, Switzerland, and Germany, the report states.
In view of an acute shortage of medical-grade oxygen in several parts of India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday directed officials to ensure a smooth and unhindered supply of oxygen to the states.
PM Modi's keynote address at Raisina Dialogue 2021.
It is not too late even now. The mistakes and misdeeds of the past seven decades need not constrain our thinking for the future. The Covid-19 pandemic has presented us an opportunity to reshape the world order, to reorient our thinking.
According to the draft, the U.S. secretary of state will be required to develop a strategy to help Taiwan return to the WHO as an observer.
Under the current plan for easing restrictions, the earliest date people in England could go abroad for a holiday would be 17 May.
President Joe Biden's relief bill aimed at helping Americans deal with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic has cleared a major hurdle.