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This year’s G7 meeting is the middle of a three-act play — after President Biden’s Climate Leaders’ Summit, and before the Climate Conference of the Parties in Glasgow. In fact, according to UN Climate Change executive secretary Patricia Espinosa, the decisions the G7 makes in the next few weeks will have a major impact on …

Schottel has supplied main and auxiliary propulsion units for China’s first ice-breaking navigation aid tender vessel. Haixun 156, which will perform a wide range of tasks, is a 74.9m long vessel that has recently been launched by the Wuchang Shipbuilding. It was ordered by the Tianjin Maritime Safety Administration (MSA) and is scheduled to enter …

With the Biden administration’s China policy taking shape, the virtual CEO summit hosted by President Biden on April 13, is an event that has gained attention among many quarters recently. In what to be a show of “strategic patience” on the China policy, President Biden has made it clear that his administration is looking to …

Text size Keep ’em coming. Christophe Ena/Pool/AFP via Getty Images Global supply chains are a lot like the plumbing or HVAC systems in our homes. We normally ignore them—until they clog or break. Then we have an urgent problem on our hands. We just experienced a gasoline supply crisis due to a cyberattack on a …

JBS USA, the country’s top beef producer and its second largest producer of pork, suffered a cyberattack this weekend, prompting reported shutdowns at company plants in the United States and globally. On Tuesday evening, an official from the United Food and Commercial Workers union said all US JBS beef plants are shut down. However, JBS …

By Richard Wood12 May 2021 23:37 Professor Murphy said local manufacturing of mRNA vaccines – such as Moderna and Pfizer – won’t start until at least next year but it is technology “Australia has to have”. Australian manufacturing capacity was part of the deal signed with pharmaceutical giant Moderna. “It is very unlikely to be …

The decline in vaccine demand has coincided with a significant decline in coronavirus cases from mid-April, from about 70,000 cases a day to 42,000 on Sunday. Still, Dr. Nuzzo said the reasons for holding off on getting a shot, like some level of skepticism, could also reduce as time goes on. As more people get …

CNN– Air travel is breaking new records. Sunday marks the highest number of flyers since the pandemic began. The TSA says they’ve screened more than 1.5 million people. One year ago, only 180-thousand people took to the skies. A year before that, the number was 2.5 million, but close to 10 million people have flown …

Spring typically marks the beginning of the home-buying season. In a COVID reality, however, housing activity is unpredictable. Today’s real estate professionals in some geographies are seeing the kind of listing activity they usually see in the, historically, busiest seasons, like spring. The key to helping agents thrive today is embracing the future of real …

By mid-March, the state is predicting upwards of 310,000 doses a week. Health officials say Washington state is ready for them. SEATTLE — Next month, it could be easier to get a COVID-19 vaccine for those eligible. State health leaders said in a press conference Thursday that more vaccines are on their way to our …