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Sep 25, 2021

Spanish volcano eruption intensifies and suspends flights
Eruptions from the Cumbre Vieja volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma have intensified, as flights are suspended and officials ordered additional evacuations -- bringing the total number of evacuees to almost 6,000 people.

CNN World
Sep 25, 2021

UK expected to make U-turn on foreign worker visas
Britain is expected to announce plans to issue temporary visas to truck drivers to alleviate an acute labor shortage that has led to fuel rationing at some filling stations and warnings from retailers of significant disruption in the run-up to Christmas.

CNN World
Sep 25, 2021

The Nigerian separatist movement being powered from a suburban London home
Tucked away down a quiet, leafy street in Peckham, southeast London, is the registered address of a movement seeking to break Nigeria apart.

CNN World
Sep 25, 2021

Iceland goes to the polls and prepares for complicated outcome
Icelanders vote on Saturday in an election that could have a messy outcome with a record nine parties likely to enter parliament, making it difficult to find common ground on topics like climate change and healthcare.

CNN World
Sep 25, 2021

2 Canadians imprisoned by China have been released, Trudeau says


CNN World
Sep 25, 2021

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou made a deal with the US government to resolve fraud charges
Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou is expected to appear in a Brooklyn court Friday to plead guilty to US charges as part of a deal that would allow her to return to China, a person briefed on the matter told CNN. The plea would end a nearly three-year legal saga that has complicated relations between the United States, China and Canada.

CNN World
Sep 24, 2021

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CNN World
Sep 24, 2021

Situation becoming 'dire' at US airbase in Germany housing approximately 2,000 pregnant Afghan refugees
The task of accommodating 10,000 Afghan refugees, including approximately 2,000 pregnant women, is putting facilities at Ramstein airbase in Germany under tremendous strain as nighttime temperatures drop toward freezing and what was meant to be a 10-day temporary stay is stretching into weeks, with one US source familiar with the situation describing it as becoming "dire."

CNN World
Sep 24, 2021

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou reaches agreement with US to resolve fraud charges
Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou is expected to appear in a Brooklyn court Friday to plead guilty to US charges as part of a deal that would allow her to return to China, a person briefed on the matter told CNN. The plea would end a nearly three-year legal saga that has complicated relations between the United States, China and Canada.

CNN World
Sep 24, 2021

China jails former chairman of liquor giant Moutai for life for corruption
The former chairman of China's most valuable drinks maker, Kweichow Moutai, has been sentenced to life in prison after a court found him guilty of taking bribes.

CNN World
Sep 24, 2021

Russia accused of 'Ghostwriter' cyberattacks ahead of German election
The European Commission has accused Russia of trying to interfere in European democratic processes just days before Sunday's parliamentary election in Germany.

CNN World
Sep 24, 2021

5 things to know about the Evergrande crisis: A simple breakdown
The world is still waiting to find out what will happen to troubled Chinese conglomerate Evergrande and its enormous mountain of debt.

CNN World
Sep 24, 2021

ISIS affiliate claims spate of attacks on Taliban in Afghan city of Jalalabad
The eastern city of Jalalabad in Afghanistan has seen a spate of attacks against the Taliban this week by the group IS Khorasan (ISIS-K), an affiliate of ISIS.

CNN World
Sep 24, 2021

Catalan independence leader Carles Puigdemont arrested in Italy four years after fleeing Spain
Former Catalan President Carles Puigdemont was arrested on the Italian island of Sardinia on Thursday on charges related to his activities in Catalonia's failed bid in 2017 to secede from Spain, a court official and his lawyer told CNN.

CNN World
Sep 24, 2021

BP closes some UK service stations as driver shortage hits fuel supplies
BP is temporarily closing some of its UK service stations because of a shortage of truck drivers caused in part by Brexit.

CNN World
Sep 24, 2021

Analysis: What's next for Evergrande: Bailout, breakup or default?
The fate of ailing Chinese developer Evergrande remains up in the air after a deadline came and went Thursday without an update from the company on whether it plans to pay nearly $84 million interest owed to bondholders.

CNN World
Sep 24, 2021

What's next for Evergrande: Bailout, breakup or default?
The fate of ailing Chinese developer Evergrande remains up in the air after a deadline came and went Thursday without an update from the company on whether it plans to pay nearly $84 million interest owed to bondholders.

CNN World
Sep 24, 2021

These Chinese villages are paying couples to have more children
With China facing a looming demographic crisis, the government last month passed into law a three-child policy raising the permitted limit on family sizes.

CNN World
Sep 24, 2021

Taiwan says China is a 'bully' after one of the largest PLA warplane incursions yet
Taiwan on Thursday accused China of "bullying" after Beijing sent a total of 24 warplanes into its air defense identification zone (ADIZ), the third-largest incursion in the past two years of heightened tensions between Beijing and Taipei.

CNN World
Sep 24, 2021

Pockets of low vaccine uptake remain in Europe
Most European countries have Covid-19 vaccination rates that would be the envy of much of the world. But even here, hesitancy in certain areas is causing governments to take action -- or risk stalling their efforts to control the spread of the virus.

CNN World
Sep 23, 2021

Hong Kong expats are up in arms about quarantine. Singapore stands to gain
It's been nearly two years since Norris Fong has seen his family back in his native Singapore. Now, he's had enough.

CNN World
Sep 23, 2021

US says it is working on contingency plans in case Iran continues nuclear advances and refuses to return to talks
The US is working on contingency plans if Iran continues to make nuclear advances and fails to return to international talks, a senior State Department official said Thursday, adding that as the US and allies wait for Tehran to return to nuclear talks, their patience won't last forever.

CNN World
Sep 23, 2021

British Airways blames pilots as it ditches plans for new low-cost airline
British Airways has abandoned plans to launch a low-cost carrier at London's second biggest airport, Gatwick, blaming pilots for its decision to scrap the new initiative.

CNN World
Sep 23, 2021

The climate can't wait for electric planes. Sustainable fuel may be the answer
More than 50 airlines, oil companies and other companies, including Delta, BP and Boeing, pledged on Wednesday to replace 10% of global jet fuel supply with sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) by 2030.

CNN World
Sep 23, 2021

Hezbollah threatened top judge probing Beirut port blast, source says
Hezbollah has threatened to "usurp" the Lebanese judge investigating the Beirut port blast in a verbal message to him in recent days, a source familiar with the conversation has told CNN. ?

CNN World
Sep 23, 2021

The gigantic boat that can carry cruise ships
Few man-made movable structures are larger than a modern cruise ship, but even those giants of the sea sometimes need someone to lend them a hand to get to port.

CNN World
Sep 23, 2021

Merkel saw Germans through crisis after crisis. Now they wonder who'll fill the void
Angela Merkel has been written off many times in her career -- by the politician's rivals, her own party members and, yes, the press.   

CNN World
Sep 23, 2021

India's top court clears way for women to attend elite military academy
India's Supreme Court has set a deadline for women to be admitted to the country's elite defense academy for the first time next year, potentially opening the door for females to achieve high-ranking military positions in a field traditionally dominated by men.

CNN World
Sep 23, 2021

Soccer body launches probe after locker room video of Suriname vice president raises 'integrity issues'
It's not often that you'd find a country's leader on the soccer pitch. And it's even rarer as a professional, as Suriname's Vice President Ronnie Brunswijk finds himself at the advanced athletic age of 60.

CNN World
Sep 22, 2021

Myanmar town near India border sees exodus as thousands flee fighting
Most of the population of a Myanmar town near the Indian border have fled after buildings were set ablaze by artillery amid fighting between militia forces opposed to military rule and the army, according to residents and media reports.

CNN World
Sep 22, 2021

Boeing to build its first foreign assembly plant in Australia
Boeing, the largest US exporter, announced plans Wednesday for its first foreign production plant to perform final assembly work.

CNN World
Sep 22, 2021

Apple denies Fortnite a return to the App Store
Apple will not allow Fortnite back on its devices until its legal battle with the video game's maker, Epic Games, has fully concluded, potentially delaying the game's return to iPhones by several years.

CNN World
Sep 22, 2021

They escaped the Taliban. Now, they're stranded in a foreign country
Afghan refugees fleeing their homeland are making the treacherous journey to Turkey after the Taliban took control of Afghanistan. CNN's Arwa Damon speaks to several Afghans who have attempted-- but failed -- to cross into Turkey.

CNN World
Sep 22, 2021

The energy problem is also about renewables. There are solutions
European natural gas prices have soared so high that hundreds of millions of people could be facing cold homes or inflated energy bills over winter. There's also fears of a knock-on impact as carbon dioxide used in food production — a byproduct of fertilizer made with natural gas — also gets more expensive.

CNN World
Sep 22, 2021

Around 20% of Nigerian workers lost jobs due to COVID-19, official figures show
Around 20% of workers in Nigeria have lost their jobs as a result of COVID-19, the government's statistics office said on Tuesday, outlining the impact of the pandemic on businesses in Africa's most populous nation.

CNN World
Sep 22, 2021

Aide to Ukraine's president survives apparent assassination attempt
Shots were fired at the car of a top aide to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky outside Kiev on Wednesday morning, in what police are calling an assassination attempt.

CNN World
Sep 22, 2021

Russia urged to pump more gas to Europe as energy prices soar
The International Energy Agency has called on Russia to supply more natural gas to Europe to help alleviate soaring energy prices.

CNN World
Sep 22, 2021

Hundreds storm Namibia parliament ahead of German genocide deal vote
Around 300 protesters stormed Namibia's parliament on Tuesday, as the National Assembly was due to vote on a $1 billion compensation offer from Germany to atone for its 1904-1908 genocide against the Herero and Nama people.

CNN World
Sep 22, 2021

Analysis: Europe's gas crisis is also a renewables crisis, but there are ready solutions
European natural gas prices have soared so high that hundreds of millions of people could be facing cold homes or inflated energy bills over winter. There's also fears of a knock-on impact as carbon dioxide used in food production — a byproduct of fertilizer made with natural gas — also gets more expensive.

CNN World
Sep 22, 2021

Europe's gas crisis is also a renewables crisis, but there are ready solutions
European natural gas prices have soared so high that hundreds of millions of people could be facing cold homes or inflated energy bills over winter. There's also fears of a knock-on impact as carbon dioxide used in food production — a byproduct of fertilizer made with natural gas — also gets more expensive.

CNN World
Sep 22, 2021

Australia on track to reopen 'by Christmas at the latest,' says tourism minister
Australia is on track to reopen its borders by Christmas, the country's minister for trade, tourism and investments said on Wednesday, September 22.

CNN World
Sep 22, 2021

What does life after Merkel look like? Germans are set to decide in a tight election
Germans will file into polling stations to vote in an unpredictable federal election on Sunday -- but for the first time in nearly two decades, their longtime leader won't be in contention.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

Opinion: Two Lego blocks gave me hope in my country's crisis
In August 2020, Beirut was devastated by one of the biggest non-nuclear explosions in human history.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

'Ugliest building' competition spotlights China's latest bizarre architecture
A violin-shaped church, an "upside down" house and a hotel modeled on a Russian doll are among the entries in a poll to name this year's "ugliest" Chinese buildings.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam are leaving their zero-Covid policies behind, but they aren't ready to open up, experts warn
After months of lockdown, parts of Southeast Asia are leaving behind their "zero-Covid" policy and charting a path toward living with the virus -- despite experts' warnings that it may be too early to do so.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam are leaving behind zero-Covid, but they aren't ready to open up, experts warn
After months of lockdown, parts of Southeast Asia are leaving behind their "zero-Covid" policy and charting a path toward living with the virus -- despite experts' warnings that it may be too early to do so.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

Taliban request representation at the UN
The Taliban have requested representation at this week's United Nations General Assembly, a move that is expected to kick off a diplomatic battle with the preexisting Afghan envoy.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

Family of Harry Dunn reaches a 'resolution' with US diplomat's wife who hit son with car
The family of British teenager Harry Dunn, killed in a crash two years ago, has reached a "resolution" in a civil lawsuit against the woman who was charged in his death, the spokesperson for the Dunn family said Tuesday.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

Analysis: Trudeau's under-performance in election is a warning to Western politicians
Justin Trudeau just effectively proved you can win and lose an election at the same time.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

Attacked, rejected and harassed: Asians around the world speak out on workplace discrimination


CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

'Isolated' but defiant, Brazil's Bolsonaro defends handling of Covid and climate at UN
With Covid-19 and the environment at the top of the agenda at this year's United Nations' General Assembly, observers braced for the first world leader to speak in the UN headquarters' storied hall: Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro, notorious for both his off-the-cuff comments and controversial handling of the pandemic and the environment.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

Justin Trudeau's early election gamble backfires in Canada, but he clings to power
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party will form Canada's next government following a tightly contested general election against conservative rival Erin O'Toole.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

Prince Andrew served with sexual assault lawsuit after papers sent to US lawyer
Prince Andrew was served with legal papers in a civil sexual assault case against him when the senior British royal's US-based lawyer was sent the suit by FedEx and email on Monday, court papers show.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

Member of CIA chief's team reported Havana syndrome symptoms on recent trip to India
When CIA Director Bill Burns traveled to India earlier this month a member of his team reported symptoms consistent with Havana syndrome and had to receive medical attention, according to three sources familiar with the matter.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

Sudanese government official says failed coup plotters were from Bashir regime
A military coup d'etat attempt failed in Sudan on Tuesday and most of the involved officers were arrested, according to three senior government and military sources.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

Russia responsible for Alexander Litvinenko's assassination, European court rules
Russia was responsible for killing Alexander Litvinenko, a former Russian agent turned Kremlin critic who died in London by polonium poisoning in 2006, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) said Tuesday.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

Bitcoin falls as global selloff continues over Evergrande
Bitcoin is falling as fears of the Evergrande crisis sweep through global markets.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

Australia has lost almost a third of its koala population in three years
Australia has lost about 30% of its koalas over the past three years, with the marsupials hit by drought, bushfires and developers cutting down trees, the Australian Koala Foundation said on Tuesday.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

Sudan foils coup attempt and 40 officers arrested, senior officials say
A military coup d'etat attempt failed in Sudan on Tuesday and most of the involved officers were arrested, according to three senior government and military sources.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

He beat Uber in China. Then he got too big for Beijing
Cheng Wei built a world-class ride-hailing app that not even Uber could keep up with in China.

CNN World
Sep 21, 2021

India says it will resume Covid vaccine exports next month
India will resume exports of Covid-19 vaccines in the October quarter, prioritizing the global vaccine-sharing platform COVAX and neighboring countries first as supplies rise, the country's health minister said on Monday.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

Christmas tree prices could increase by double digits this year
It's a good thing that consumers are in a mood to spend heading into the holiday season. They may have to dish out more for a new artificial Christmas tree this year, depending on where they buy it from.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

CNN follows Taliban leader as he patrols busy streets. See how people are feeling
A Taliban commander goes on a public relations offensive as he walks the busy streets of Kabul's financial district. CNN's Nic Robertson reports.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

More than 200 companies joined a pledge to hit net-zero carbon by 2040
More than 200 companies, including Twitter, Salesforce and Procter & Gamble, signed a climate pledge that aims to reduce their carbon emissions over the next two decades.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

Apple iOS 15 is now available for download
Apple's latest major software update -- packed with features to help people better focus, connect with others on FaceTime and keep track of medical records, including vaccine status and test results -- is now available for download.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

Trudeau seeks to fend off conservative rival
Polls opened in Canada on Monday for a tightly contested general election pitting incumbent Prime Minister Justin Trudeau against a conservative rival.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

Biden to speak to Macron amid diplomatic dust-up with France
President Joe Biden will speak with French President Emmanuel Macron "in the coming days" and reaffirm the US' commitment to working with France on a range of global issues amid the worst diplomatic spat between the two nations in years.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

Gas prices in the UK could trigger food shortages within weeks
UK supermarkets could face shortages of meat and other fresh food within weeks after soaring gas prices prompted a major US fertilizer manufacturer to suspend production, turning off most of Britain's supply of carbon dioxide to the food and drink industry in the process.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

'Not counting our chickens': Boris Johnson says world is watching for US to commit on climate finance
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Monday the world would have to wait to hear from US President Joe Biden about whether the country would pay its fair share in climate finance -- funds for undeveloped nations to face the climate crisis.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

The 'world's safest city' for 2021 revealed
Safety has long been a paramount concern for travelers when it comes to deciding which destination to visit.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

Bee swarm kills 63 endangered penguins in South Africa
Dozens of endangered African penguins were apparently killed by a swarm of bees in South Africa on Friday.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

As Taliban took over, she sent a message to her old teacher. See what happened next
As the Taliban closed in on Kabul, Italian educator Selene Biffi reached out to her former Afghan students. Three of her students and their families made it out of Afghanistan and after quarantine they were finally reunited with their teacher. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

Princess Beatrice gives birth to her first child
Princess Beatrice, Queen Elizabeth II's granddaughter, has given birth to a baby girl, Buckingham Palace announced Monday.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

Paul Rusesabagina of 'Hotel Rwanda' fame found guilty on terrorism-related charges
Paul Rusesabagina, who inspired the film 'Hotel Rwanda,' has been found guilty by a court in Kigali of being part of a terror group, MRCD-FLN. Rusesabagina, along with 20 other people, was accused of conspiring to launch attacks on Rwandan territory in 2018 and 2019, resulting in at least nine deaths.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

Fears about China's Evergrande spread to global markets
Global investors have been paying more and more attention to Evergrande, the sprawling Chinese real estate business on the brink. They're increasingly worried about what they see.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

The new beer so strong it's illegal in 15 states
Samuel Adams is launching a new, limited edition beer, and it packs such a potent punch it's illegal in 15 states.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

5 things to know about Evergrande, the Chinese business empire on the brink
The troubles of Chinese conglomerate Evergrande have dominated headlines in recent days after it warned once again that it could default on its astronomical debt because of a cash crunch.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

French ambassador to US says they 'absolutely weren't informed' of submarine deal
France's ambassador to the United States reiterated in an interview Monday that the breakdown of the French-Australian submarine deal last week came as a surprise to Paris.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

The Chinese version of TikTok is limiting kids to 40 minutes a day
The Chinese version of TikTok is introducing a "teenage mode" that will limit the amount of time children under the age of 14 spend on the short-form video app to 40 minutes a day.

CNN World
Sep 20, 2021

Toyota's Tundra is going hybrid
Look out, Ford F-150: Another hybrid pickup truck is hitting the market.

CNN World
Sep 19, 2021

Why boycotting the Beijing Winter Olympics could backfire
With the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics now over, attention is turning to next year's Winter Olympics in the Chinese capital Beijing.

CNN World
Sep 19, 2021

Manny Pacquiao says he will run for Philippine presidency in 2022
Boxing star Manny Pacquiao said on Sunday he will run for president of the Philippines next year, after railing against corruption in government and what he calls President Rodrigo Duterte's cozy relationship with China.

CNN World
Sep 19, 2021

'We want justice,' say relatives of 10 killed in US airstrike that officials now call 'a mistake'
Emal Ahmadi knew his brother Zamarai wasn't the ISIS-K facilitator that American officials portrayed him to be in the days after his death. Now, at last, the whole world knows that too.

CNN World
Sep 19, 2021

These four words are helping spread vaccine misinformation
Four little words — "do your own research" — are hurting the US pandemic response, CNN's chief media correspondent Brian Stelter said on "Reliable Sources" Sunday. And it is having real consequences as personalities from Nicki Minaj to Sean Hannity continue to promote the idea.

CNN World
Sep 19, 2021

Australia had 'deep and grave' concerns about French submarines, PM says
• Explainer: Australia's nuclear-powered submarine deal is fueling anger in the country. Here's why • Inside the creation of the US-Australia submarine deal

CNN World
Sep 19, 2021

Jimmy Greaves, England World Cup winner and Tottenham legend, dies aged 81
Jimmy Greaves, a World Cup winner with England in 1966 and one of the most prolific goalscorers in English football history, has died at the age of 81, his former club Tottenham said.

CNN World
Sep 18, 2021

SpaceX capsule returns four civilians from orbit, capping off first tourism mission
Four people are set to return from a three-day extraterrestrial excursion aboard a SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule on Saturday evening, the final, and perhaps most dangerous, stretch of their mission. Their return will mark the end of the first-ever flight to Earth's orbit flown entirely by tourists or otherwise non-astronauts.

CNN World
Sep 18, 2021

One of Asia's most prestigious universities is on the frontline of a battle for democracy
Students and lecturers at Hong Kong's most prestigious university returned from summer break this month to a very different institution.

CNN World
Sep 18, 2021

Wall Street Journal's Facebook Files series prompts comparisons to Big Tobacco
All week long, The Wall Street Journal's "Facebook Files" series has invited comparisons of the social media platform to tobacco companies.

CNN World
Sep 18, 2021

Credit card packs in $1,148 of value


CNN World
Sep 18, 2021

Card launches with unlimited 2% cash rewards on purchases


CNN World
Sep 18, 2021

Italy will likely hold a referendum on decriminalizing cannabis next year
Italy will likely decide whether or not to decriminalize cannabis in a referendum next year, after campaign groups managed to gather the required 500,000 signatures in a week.

CNN World
Sep 18, 2021

Tottenham to host world's first net zero carbon elite football game -- but is a carbon-neutral match possible?
Tottenham Hotspur hopes to end Sunday's Premier League game against Chelsea on zero -- not zero goals or shots on target, but zero carbon emissions.

CNN World
Sep 18, 2021

What Afghan Americans want refugees fleeing the Taliban to know
Decades after the last major exodus from Afghanistan, refugees find themselves forced to flee their homeland once again as the US war in Afghanistan ends and the Taliban rise to power.

CNN World
Sep 17, 2021

900,000-pound airport gates rolled across a runway
Airport gates are usually the last point of solid ground that fliers experience before taking to the skies, but at one US airport this month, a remarkable engineering feat saw several gates embark on their own incredible journey.

CNN World
Sep 17, 2021

New Amazon original film explores a dark era of medical history
It's a tale as old as time: A woman won't conform to societal norms, traditional notions of femininity or what's expected of her, and is dismissed as diseased. She's considered hysterical. And, as such, she is locked up, burned at the stake, hidden away or placed under the supposedly steadier control of men.

CNN World
Sep 17, 2021

US targeted wrong vehicle in August airstrike and killed 10 civilians, including 7 children
• Video: Kabul airstrike was a 'mistake,' US general says • They wanted a new life in America. Instead they were killed by the US military

CNN World
Sep 17, 2021

US military admits it killed 10 civilians and targeted wrong vehicle in Kabul airstrike
A United States military investigation into a deadly Kabul drone strike on a vehicle in August has found it killed 10 civilians and the driver and that the vehicle targeted was likely not a threat associated with ISIS-K, announced Gen. Frank McKenzie, the top general of US Central Command, at the Pentagon on Friday.

CNN World
Sep 17, 2021

New Lebanon PM seeks 'quick fixes' to help his country out of economic crisis
New Prime Minister Najib Mikati urged Lebanon's people to put their trust in his government as he seeks "quick fixes" to help his economically shattered country.

CNN World
Sep 17, 2021

Investigation finds World Bank leaders pushed staffers to boost rankings for China and Saudi Arabia in high-profile reports
The World Bank says it will stop publishing its annual Doing Business economic report after an independent investigation found bank leaders placed "undue pressure" on staffers to alter data to inflate the rankings for China and Saudi Arabia in 2018 and 2020 editions of the report.

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