Pandemic Relief Talks Inch Ahead But McConnell Is Resistant

WASHINGTON: Negotiations on a huge COVID-19 relief bill have taken a modest step forward, though time…

UK imposes tougher COVID-19 measures on Manchester after talks stall

LONDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday (Oct 20) he would impose tougher lockdown…

PM confirms Covid tier 3 restrictions for Greater Manchester as talks fail | World news

Greater Manchester will be moved into the highest tier of coronavirus restrictions from midnight on Thursday,…

Greater Manchester eyes millions in extra lockdown funding as talks continue

The Greater Manchester area may be offered millions in extra funding to accept the strictest coronavirus…

Trump urges big COVID-19 stimulus, McConnell disagrees as talks continue

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump on Thursday (Oct 15) said he is willing to raise his offer…

South Africa’s Biovac in talks to manufacture COVID-19 vaccines

CAPE TOWN: A South African company part-owned by the government is in talks with the global…

Saudi hosts G20 talks on COVID-19 recovery, debt relief

RIYADH: G20 finance ministers and central bankers are set to hold talks on Wednesday (Oct 14) aimed at…

White House seeks limited COVID-19 relief bill, promises further talks on broader stimulus

WASHINGTON: The Trump administration on Sunday (Oct 11) called on Congress to pass a stripped-down coronavirus relief…

Liverpool leaders say city to go into lockdown after talks with government

LIVERPOOL: The city of Liverpool will go into the strictest “third tier” of new anti-coronavirus restrictions…

Australia in travel talks with Singapore, Japan, Korea as COVID-19 cases ease

MELBOURNE: Australia is in talks with Japan, South Korea, Singapore and South Pacific nations on reopening…

White House ups virus aid offer, resumes talks with Pelosi

WASHINGTON: The White House is boosting its offer in up-and-down COVID-19 aid talks Friday (Oct 9) in…

Pelosi, Mnuchin search for common ground as US COVID-19 talks resume

WASHINGTON: US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday (Oct 8) said legislation to help airline…

Trump reverses course on Covid-19 relief, calling off stimulus talks with Democrats

President Donald Trump on Tuesday called an abrupt end to negotiations with Democrats over additional Covid-19…

Donald Trump Calls Off Talks On COVID-19 Stimulus Plan For US Economy Until After Election

Trump said he would work with Congress on stimulus package, should he win the election. (File)…

Trump ends Covid budget stimulus relief talks

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Workers in hazmat suits were seen sanitising the White House…

Trump calls off COVID-19 relief talks with Democrats

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday (Oct 6) called off negotiations with Democratic lawmakers on coronavirus relief…

Trump Halts COVID-19 Relief Talks Until After Election

The White House is seen in Washington, early Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020, the morning after President…

Coronavirus vaccine: WHO says vaccine distribution ‘political’…starts talks with China | World | News

Despite issuing the warning, the WHO has already started negotiations with China over the distribution of…

China In Talks With WHO Over Assessing Its COVID-19 Vaccines For Global Use

A worker performs a quality check in the packaging facility of Chinese vaccine maker Sinovac Biotech…

Pompeo’s Asia visit and ‘Quad’ talks still on after Trump COVID-19 test

Washington/Sydney – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s visit to Asia next week demonstrates Washington’s strong…

AstraZeneca resumes COVID-19 vaccine trial in Japan, in talks with US

CAMBRIDGE, United Kingdom: AstraZeneca said on Friday (Oct 2) clinical trials of its experimental COVID-19 vaccine resumed…

White House ups bid in last-ditch COVID talks with Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is backing a $400 per week pandemic jobless benefit and…

Pelosi and Mnuchin have ‘extensive’ talks on COVID relief

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin held an “extensive conversation”…

Pelosi and Mnuchin have ‘extensive’ talks on COVID relief

WASHINGTON – House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin held an “extensive conversation“ Wednesday…

Mnuchin expects to restart talks with Pelosi on new virus aid | US & Canada News

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin plans to resume talks with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to work on…

EU reserves 200 mn more coronavirus vaccines amid BioNTech & Pfizer talks — RT World News

The European Commission says it has concluded initial talks with Germany’s BioNTech and US-based Pfizer to…

Coronavirus hits Belgian government coalition talks

A key negotiator trying to cobble a coalition government together has tested positive for COVID-19, dampening…

ASEAN talks tackle pandemic, sea feud amid US-China rivalry

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) – Southeast Asia’s top diplomats are holding their annual talks by video Wednesday…

White House must agree to more COVID-19 aid for talks to resume: Pelosi

WASHINGTON: US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the White House must agree to spend more…

White House Must Agree To More COVID-19 Aid For Talks To Resume

WASHINGTON: U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the White House must agree to spend…