Tag: DIP

  • Sri Lanka eases curfew as new PM begins to form cabinet

    A man walks along a deserted road in Colombo, Sri Lanka, May 11, 2022. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register COLOMBO, May 14 (Reuters) – Sri Lanka lifted a 12-hour nationwide curfew on Saturday, further easing tough restrictions as new Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe appointed the prime minister after clashes […]

  • Hungarian Orban presents an economic challenge to the former assistant to the Minister of Finance

    Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban attends the opening session of the new Hungarian Parliament in Budapest, Hungary May 2, 2022. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BUDAPEST, May 13 (Reuters) – Hungary’s Prime Minister on Friday handed former central banker Marton Nagy and Finance Minister Mihaly Varga responsibility for tackling […]

  • North Korea reports first outbreak of COVID-19, orders lockdown as ‘most serious emergency’

    North Korea declares ‘most serious national emergency’ Potential for ‘unprecedented crisis’ for Kim Jong Un – expert Isolated state declined international vaccine offer No North Korean civilian would be vaccinated SEOUL, May 12 (Reuters) – North Korea confirmed its first outbreak of COVID-19 on Thursday, calling it the “most serious national emergency” and ordering a […]

  • Sri Lankan president to appoint new prime minister and cabinet this week

    President says he will bring constitutional reforms Central bank chief says political stability is needed Former Prime Minister Rajapaksa moved to naval base for his safety Armored vehicles patrol the streets of the commercial capital COLOMBO/WEERAKETIYA, Sri Lanka, May 11 (Reuters) – Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa said on Wednesday he would appoint a new […]