Warns

UN warns of soaring prices in 2022 due to freight rate spike

Pandemic-fuelled global supply chain disruptions have driven up prices and led to a growing shortage of goods. GENEVA: The United Nations warned on Thursday that a surge in container freight rates could mean higher prices for consumers next year unless pandemic-fuelled problems are untangled.The UN’s trade and development agency (UNCTAD) said global import price levels…

US warns Iran-backed hackers are targeting critical US sectors

Iran targeted entities in the transport, healthcare and public health sectors, the US, UK and Australia have warned.Hackers linked to the Iranian government have been targeting a “broad range of victims” inside the United States, including by deploying ransomware, according to an advisory issued Wednesday by American, British and Australian officials. The advisory says that in recent months,…

China warns against Taiwan joining UN, as Biden chides Beijing

published : 28 Oct 2021 at 04:45 The United Nations Headquarters building in New York BEIJING: China insisted Wednesday that Taiwan has no right to join the United Nations as Washington urged the island’s greater involvement in the world body, sparking tensions that could grow following US President Joe Biden’s latest criticism of Beijing.Biden rebuked…

Tanzania: Govt Warns Peddlers of Fake Information On Census

The government has said it will not tolerate any individuals spreading misleading information about the forthcoming National Population and Housing Census, scheduled for August next year. Speaking here on Tuesday, Minister for Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children Dorothy Gwajima said perpetrators of false information on people’s count will be squarely dealt with by…

Gen. warns of Beijing’s growing threat in space…

NEWSMAKER INTERVIEW: China is threatening to overtake the U.S. military as the most dominant force in space, says the second in command of the now 2-year-old U.S. Space Force, who warns that Washington must dramatically accelerate its rollout of critical new technologies if it wants to retain superiority over the futuristic war-fighting domain. The good…

Warns against ‘destroying our institutions’…

Supreme Court Justice Clarence ThomasClarence ThomasClarence Thomas warns against ‘destroying our institutions,’ defends the Supreme Court Supreme Court returning to courtroom for arguments The Hill’s Morning Report – Presented by AT&T – Supreme Court lets Texas abortion law stand MORE on Thursday warned against “destroying our institutions because they don’t give us what we want, when…

China’s Xi warns of ‘interference’ as Australia brushes off anger

Chinese President Xi Jinping has warned against “interference from external forces” in the region, as Australia shrugged off Beijing’s growing anger about its decision to acquire US nuclear-powered submarines, and promised to defend the rule of law in airspace and waters where China has staked hotly contested claims. In an address before the Shanghai Cooperation…

Taiwan warns off Chinese aircraft

Taiwan warns off Chinese aircraft Beijing accused of violating island’s airspace as Taipei ramps up defence spending published : 17 Sep 2021 at 17:56 President Tsai Ing-wen attends a Taiwanese Air Force fighter jet take-off and landing drill, as part of the annual Han Kuang exercises, in Pingtung, Taiwan on Wednesday. (Taiwan Military News Agency…