IMF’s Georgieva Says Poorer Nations Hit by Climate, Pandemic

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “IMF’s Georgieva Says Poorer Nations Hit by Climate, Pandemic” – below is their description. Jun.16 — International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva says poorer nations are struggling with piles of pandemic-fueled debt and desperately need help. She speaks to Bloomberg’s Haslinda Amin following an IMF … Read more IMF’s Georgieva Says Poorer Nations Hit by Climate, Pandemic

Argentina’s FM: All Latin American democracies ‘are in crisis’ | Talk to Al Jazeera

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Argentina’s FM: All Latin American democracies ‘are in crisis’ | Talk to Al Jazeera” – below is their description. Argentina was once one of the world’s richest countries, but mismanagement and a lack of planning turned it into one of the most volatile of economies. Its foreign … Read more Argentina’s FM: All Latin American democracies ‘are in crisis’ | Talk to Al Jazeera

World leaders open G7 summit with drive for billion jabs

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “World leaders open G7 summit with drive for billion jabs” – below is their description. The United States and other Group of Seven nations are considering reallocating $100 billion from the International Monetary Fund’s warchest to #help countries struggling most to cope with the #COVID-19 crisis, the … Read more World leaders open G7 summit with drive for billion jabs

El Salvador adopts Bitcoin as legal tender prompting excitement, skepticism

Global News published this video item, entitled “El Salvador adopts Bitcoin as legal tender prompting excitement, skepticism” – below is their description. Salvadorans woke on Thursday and reacted with both excitement and skepticism as their country became the first in the world to adopt Bitcoin as legal tender. The Salvadoran Congress approved President Nayib Bukele’s … Read more El Salvador adopts Bitcoin as legal tender prompting excitement, skepticism

El Salvador becomes 1st country to make Bitcoin legal tender

Global News published this video item, entitled “El Salvador becomes 1st country to make Bitcoin legal tender” – below is their description. El Salvador has become the first country in the world to adopt Bitcoin as legal tender after Congress approved President Nayib Bukele’s proposal to embrace the cryptocurrency. With 62 out of 84 possible … Read more El Salvador becomes 1st country to make Bitcoin legal tender

The International Monetary Fund’s $50bn plan to end the global pandemic | The Business

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “The International Monetary Fund’s $50bn plan to end the global pandemic | The Business” – below is their description. IMF Chief Economist Gita Gopinath says a $50bn fund will deliver vaccinations to 60 per cent of the world’s population by the end of 2022. ABC News (Australia) … Read more The International Monetary Fund’s $50bn plan to end the global pandemic | The Business

El Salvador wants to adopt Bitcoin as legal tender | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “El Salvador wants to adopt Bitcoin as legal tender | DW News” – below is their description. El Salvador plans to recognize Bitcoin as legal tender, becoming the first nation in the world to do so. President Nayib Bukele announced the move in a broadcast at the Bitcoin … Read more El Salvador wants to adopt Bitcoin as legal tender | DW News

Fiscal Stimulus: Lessons from the US to the EU?

IMF published this video item, entitled “Fiscal Stimulus: Lessons from the US to the EU?” – below is their description. With the American Rescue Plan, the US government is putting in place a fiscal stimulus package worth 10% of GDP, to be followed by an equally large infrastructure package. In the EU, although the fiscal … Read more Fiscal Stimulus: Lessons from the US to the EU?

World leaders call for more funding for Covax program

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “World leaders call for more funding for Covax program” – below is their description. Writing in the Washington Post on Tuesday, the heads of the #WorldHealthOrganization, World Bank, International Monetary Fund and World Trade Organization blamed the gap in #vaccination programs for the emergence of #virus variants … Read more World leaders call for more funding for Covax program

WHO, WTO, IMF, World Bank call for equitable and faster vaccine distribution

CGTN published this video item, entitled “WHO, WTO, IMF, World Bank call for equitable and faster vaccine distribution” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video The World Health Organization, World Trade Organization, International Monetary Fund and World Bank called for stronger efforts to equitably distribute COVID-19 #vaccines. #Coronavirus #WHO CGTN YouTube Channel Got a … Read more WHO, WTO, IMF, World Bank call for equitable and faster vaccine distribution

Live: WHO, WTO, IMF, World Bank give news conference on vaccine access

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: WHO, WTO, IMF, World Bank give news conference on vaccine access” – below is their description. The World Health Organization (#WHO), World Trade Organization (#WTO), International Monetary Fund (#IMF) and the World Bank launch a joint press conference to scale up equitable access to #COVID19 vaccines. CGTN YouTube … Read more Live: WHO, WTO, IMF, World Bank give news conference on vaccine access

Covid-19: Galapagos Aims 100% Vaccination to Boost Travel Industry

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Covid-19: Galapagos Aims 100% Vaccination to Boost Travel Industry” – below is their description. Ecuador is trying to get more bang for the buck from its scarce Covid-19 shots by vaccinating the entire adult population of the sparsely-populated Galapagos islands, the nation’s main tourist attraction. Authorities are … Read more Covid-19: Galapagos Aims 100% Vaccination to Boost Travel Industry

France’s Macron says accord in place to clear Sudan’s IMF arrears

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “France’s Macron says accord in place to clear Sudan’s IMF arrears” – below is their description. Countries attending a conference, including the United States and Britain, have agreed to clear #Sudan’s #arrears to the International Monetary Fund, French President Emmanuel #Macron said on Monday, adding that he … Read more France’s Macron says accord in place to clear Sudan’s IMF arrears

IMF chief: ‘We ought to support Africa in this genuinely historic moment’

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “IMF chief: ‘We ought to support Africa in this genuinely historic moment’” – below is their description. Leaders from more than a dozen African countries will attend a summit in Paris from Monday to discuss their financial needs after the Covid-19 pandemic. Ahead of the gathering, the head of … Read more IMF chief: ‘We ought to support Africa in this genuinely historic moment’

What if the Whales Could Save Us? | Rethink Sustainability

Financial Times published this video item, entitled “What if the Whales Could Save Us? | Rethink Sustainability” – below is their description. Can whales help cool the temperature of our planet? A whale’s body can store up to 33 tonnes of harmful carbon dioxide. When they die and sink to the ocean floor, all that … Read more What if the Whales Could Save Us? | Rethink Sustainability