‘Great resilience and enormous potential’: China’s new ambassador to UK looks forward to strong ties

CGTN published this video item, entitled “‘Great resilience and enormous potential’: China’s new ambassador to UK looks forward to strong ties” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-06-08/Zheng-Zeguang-takes-up-new-post-as-ambassador-to-UK-10VaFP9udeE/index.html China’s new ambassador to the UK, Zheng Zeguang, has delivered his first message to British citizens and Chinese citizens living in the UK. Zheng has worked … Read more ‘Great resilience and enormous potential’: China’s new ambassador to UK looks forward to strong ties

Portugal decision will support June 21 reopening, says Robert Jenrick

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Portugal decision will support June 21 reopening, says Robert Jenrick” – below is their description. Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, Robert Jenrick, told LBC that quickly adding Portugal to the UK’s ‘amber list’ was a cautious move that will support the decision for further … Read more Portugal decision will support June 21 reopening, says Robert Jenrick

Portugal removed from travel green list, to the anger of travel agents

Sky News published this video item, entitled “Portugal removed from travel green list, to the anger of travel agents” – below is their description. No further countries are being moved from the amber to green status and travellers returning from Portugal will have to quarantine following the review of the government’s travel traffic light system. … Read more Portugal removed from travel green list, to the anger of travel agents

UN chief hears from a mother working on the pandemic’s frontlines

United Nations published this video item, entitled “UN chief hears from a mother working on the pandemic’s frontlines” – below is their description. “In life, things wouldn’t always go as you wanted to but you have to learn how to roll with the punches,” frontline worker Peaches Dinnoo tells United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres in … Read more UN chief hears from a mother working on the pandemic’s frontlines

#UNGA75 General Debate Live (India, UK, Syria & More) – 26 September 2020

United Nations published this video item, entitled “#UNGA75 General Debate Live (India, UK, Syria & More) – 26 September 2020” – below is their description. Join us LIVE for the historic 75th United Nations General Assembly debate! From 22 – 26 and 29 September 2020, more than 100 world leaders, thousands of diplomats and advocates … Read more #UNGA75 General Debate Live (India, UK, Syria & More) – 26 September 2020

🇹🇹 Trinidad and Tobago – Prime Minister Addresses General Debate, 75th Session

United Nations published this video item, entitled “🇹🇹 Trinidad and Tobago – Prime Minister Addresses General Debate, 75th Session” – below is their description. Keith Rowley, Prime Minister of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, addresses the general debate of the 75th Session of the General Assembly of the UN (New York, 22 – 29 … Read more 🇹🇹 Trinidad and Tobago – Prime Minister Addresses General Debate, 75th Session

75th Anniversary of the United Nations – Official Commemoration (21 September 2020)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “75th Anniversary of the United Nations – Official Commemoration (21 September 2020)” – below is their description. High-level meeting to commemorate the seventy-fifth anniversary of the United Nations – General Assembly, 3rd plenary meeting, 75th session. Under the theme, “The future we want, the United Nations we need: … Read more 75th Anniversary of the United Nations – Official Commemoration (21 September 2020)

UK imposes quarantine rules on more countries including Croatia and Austria – BBC News

Holidaymakers returning from three countries will now have to self isolate for 14 days. Quarantine rules have been introduced in the UK for anyone arriving from Croatia, Austria, and Trinidad and Tobago. In Scotland the measures also apply to arrivals from Switzerland. Many people on holiday in these countries, which have all seen a spike … Read more UK imposes quarantine rules on more countries including Croatia and Austria – BBC News

British holidaymakers race home to avoid quarantine- BBC News

Thousands of British holidaymakers are racing to get home before new coronavirus quarantine restrictions come into force on Saturday. Those returning to Britain from Croatia, Austria and Trinidad and Tobago, will now have to self isolate for two weeks because of a rise in infections in those countries. Gavin Lee reports from the city of … Read more British holidaymakers race home to avoid quarantine- BBC News

BREAKING: More EU countries placed on UK’s COVID-19 quarantine list – but Portugal removed

Travellers coming from Croatia, Austria and Trinidad and Tobago will now have to self-isolate for two weeks – while those from Portugal no longer face restrictions. The changes will come into effect at 4am on Saturday. Croatia’s average number of #coronavirus cases has risen to 29.5 cases per 100,000 people in the past week – … Read more BREAKING: More EU countries placed on UK’s COVID-19 quarantine list – but Portugal removed

Trinidad and Tobago elections: Crime, joblessness key issues

Votes are being counted after Trinidad and Tobago’s parliamentary election. Prime Minister Keith Rowley’s governing party is confident it will win, despite soaring crime, a migration crisis, and an economic recession. But a recent spike in coronavirus cases could change that at the ballot box. Al Jazeera’s John Holman reports. – Subscribe to our channel: … Read more Trinidad and Tobago elections: Crime, joblessness key issues

Youth & other topics – Daily Briefing (15 July 2020)

Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Youth – Sustainable Development – Security Council – Syria – Bangladesh – COVID-19/Peacekeeping – COVID-19/Zambia/Bahrain – Vaccines – Child Immunizations – Venezuela – World Youth Skills Day – Artificial Intelligence YOUTH This morning, the Secretary-General took part in the 9th session of the United … Read more Youth & other topics – Daily Briefing (15 July 2020)

Sustainable Development & other topics – Daily Briefing (14 July 2020)

Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Sustainable Development – Rise For All – Colombia – Mandela Lecture – Armenia/Azerbaijan – Mali – Central African Republic – Darfur – Syria – COVID-19/Trinidad And Tobago – COVID-19/Response And Recovery Programme SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT This morning, the Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, spoke at the Ministerial … Read more Sustainable Development & other topics – Daily Briefing (14 July 2020)

Chinese contractor builds COVID 19 hospital in Trinidad and Tobago

The China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC) has built an emergency field hospital in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, with 100 beds, two surgery rooms and an ICU. The hospital is now one of the country’s biggest and most advanced hospitals. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 … Read more Chinese contractor builds COVID 19 hospital in Trinidad and Tobago