French PM’s two-day visit aims to help Tunisia amid economic crisis

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “French PM’s two-day visit aims to help Tunisia amid economic crisis” – below is their description. French Prime Minister Jean #Castex started a trip to #Tunisia on Wednesday, accompanied by six #ministers. The two-day visit aims at strengthening relations with the North #African country, which is facing … Read more French PM’s two-day visit aims to help Tunisia amid economic crisis

Escalating Protests in Colombia

NBC News published this video item, entitled “Escalating Protests in Colombia” – below is their description. Another night of violence after President Ivan Duque deployed 7,000 military personnel into Cali, Colombia. What started as protests against a proposed tax increase a month ago, has now escalated to unrest over excessive force amid a dire economic … Read more Escalating Protests in Colombia

Ecuador swears in conservative president amid economic crisis

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Ecuador swears in conservative president amid economic crisis” – below is their description. Former banker and businessman Guillermo Lasso has been sworn in as Ecuador’s new President. He is the first conservative in 14 years to take office. And he faces the economic and health crises brought … Read more Ecuador swears in conservative president amid economic crisis

Nigeria luxury home market booms despite economic crisis

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Nigeria luxury home market booms despite economic crisis” – below is their description. Nigeria’s housing crisis has been made worse by the COVID-19 pandemic – with homeownership now out of reach for many people. But for those who have the money, there is no shortage of options … Read more Nigeria luxury home market booms despite economic crisis

Middle East, Bougainville, Sudan & other topics – Daily Briefing (17 May 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Middle East, Bougainville, Sudan & other topics – Daily Briefing (17 May 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Middle East – Bougainville – Sudan – South Sudan – Abyei – Myanmar – Development Reform – Work/Heart Disease … Read more Middle East, Bougainville, Sudan & other topics – Daily Briefing (17 May 2021)

Invest in Sudan’s peaceful and sustainable future, UN chief tells Paris conference

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Invest in Sudan’s peaceful and sustainable future, UN chief tells Paris conference” – below is their description. Video Message by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, on the International Conference to Support the Sudanese Transition. I thank France for hosting today’s Conference. We have a responsibility to … Read more Invest in Sudan’s peaceful and sustainable future, UN chief tells Paris conference

Venezuela’s Maduro ready for talks with opposition leader Guaido in political crisis unexpected turn

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Venezuela’s Maduro ready for talks with opposition leader Guaido in political crisis unexpected turn” – below is their description. Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro has said that he will sit down for talks with opposition leader Juan Guaido, with the Norwegian government expected to mediate the exchange. The … Read more Venezuela’s Maduro ready for talks with opposition leader Guaido in political crisis unexpected turn

International Nurses Day: Argentine health workers demanding better conditions

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “International Nurses Day: Argentine health workers demanding better conditions” – below is their description. Thousands of health workers took to the streets of Argentina’s capital Buenos Aires to mark International Nurses Day. Nurses and health workers are demanding better wages and recognition for their work, especially in … Read more International Nurses Day: Argentine health workers demanding better conditions

After Covid-19: The road to economic recovery

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “After Covid-19: The road to economic recovery” – below is their description. The world will bounce back sharply from coronavirus, but rebuilding the economy and confidence will take time. That’s the view of our guest Robin Bew, Managing Director of the Economist Intelligence Unit. He says that in light … Read more After Covid-19: The road to economic recovery

Shutdown of pipeline by governor of Michigan could spark economic crisis

Global News published this video item, entitled “Shutdown of pipeline by governor of Michigan could spark economic crisis” – below is their description. There are concerns about the supply of oil to Canada after Michigan’s governor ordered the shut down of a critical pipeline by next week. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is ordering the shutdown of … Read more Shutdown of pipeline by governor of Michigan could spark economic crisis

Global National: May 7, 2021 | Trudeau’s top aide grilled on what she knew of Gen. Vance allegations

Global News published this video item, entitled “Global National: May 7, 2021 | Trudeau’s top aide grilled on what she knew of Gen. Vance allegations” – below is their description. The prime minister’s top advisor was grilled today by opposition MPs about her knowledge of sexual misconduct allegations against Canada’s former top soldier. Katie Telford … Read more Global National: May 7, 2021 | Trudeau’s top aide grilled on what she knew of Gen. Vance allegations

Colombians Clash With Riot Police During Protests Against Police Brutality

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Colombians Clash With Riot Police During Protests Against Police Brutality” – below is their description. For the eighth consecutive day, Colombians continue protesting to demand an end to police abuse and the implementation of social policies to overcome the economic crisis resulting from the pandemic. According to … Read more Colombians Clash With Riot Police During Protests Against Police Brutality

Merve Tahiroglu: ‘The way Turkey is governed is the root cause of its current crisis’

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Merve Tahiroglu: ‘The way Turkey is governed is the root cause of its current crisis’” – below is their description. The France 24 Debate. Can Turkey’s president roll with the punches? The government Recep Tayep Erdogan reacting sharply to Washington’s recognition of the Armenian genocide but keeping … Read more Merve Tahiroglu: ‘The way Turkey is governed is the root cause of its current crisis’

Summit on Climate, #EarthDay, Afghanistan & Other Topics – Daily Briefing (22 April 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Summit on Climate, #EarthDay, Afghanistan & Other Topics – Daily Briefing (22 April 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Leaders Summit on Climate – Climate – Earth Day – Afghanistan – Afghanistan/Food Insecurity – Myanmar – Libya … Read more Summit on Climate, #EarthDay, Afghanistan & Other Topics – Daily Briefing (22 April 2021)

Cubans ready for “new future” as Raul Castro retires, ending 60-year Castro era

Global News published this video item, entitled “Cubans ready for “new future” as Raul Castro retires, ending 60-year Castro era” – below is their description. Raul Castro confirmed he was handing over the leadership of the Cuban Communist Party to a younger generation at its congress that kicked off on Friday, ending six decades of … Read more Cubans ready for “new future” as Raul Castro retires, ending 60-year Castro era