Biden Touts Economic Benefits of Combating Climate Change

April 23, 2021 mtadmin 0

U.S. President Joe Biden joined business and union leaders Friday in touting the economic benefits of addressing global warming when he delivered remarks from the White House on the last day of a two-day virtual climate change summit.“When we invest in…

Stuck Ship Thrusts Sleepy Suez Canal Village into Limelight

March 29, 2021 mtadmin 0

AMER, EGYPT – The sleepy farming village of Amer overlooks the Suez Canal, one of the world’s most important waterways. Last week, the village was suddenly thrust into the limelight after a massive container ship, the Ever Given, got stuck nearby.The c…

In 1st Day on Job, New WTO Chief Pushes for Fisheries Deal

March 1, 2021 mtadmin 0

The new head of the World Trade Organization threw her support behind long-fruitless efforts among member countries to agree on fisheries subsidies that could reduce overfishing, calling the efforts a top priority as she took office on Monday. Director…