China has suspended the repayment of debts worth $2.1 billion from 24 nations. Chinese Finance Minister Liu Kun stated that the China International Development Cooperation Agency and the Exim Bank of China suspended the debt repayment worth $ 1.353 billion  while China Development Bank suspended debt repayments worth $ 748Continue Reading

The United Nations has voted in favor of Palestinian statehood and its right to self-determination. A resolution calling for the approval of Palestine’s statehood was submitted to the UN General Assembly’s Third Committee last Thursday. The Committee which deals with human rights and humanitarian affairs passed the resolution in favorContinue Reading

Calls to boycott French products in the Maldives has gained momentum in the Maldives following French President Emmanuel Macron’s comments against Islam and Muslims. Following the terror attack in Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, French President Emmanuel Macron made several comments accusing Muslims of being separatists and a threat to French heritage and culture.Continue Reading

India is working with the US to sign a pact to share its satellite data to improve US missile and drone accuracy. Both states are expected to make the announcement the next week with US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo set to visit the India, Sri Lanka and Maldives justContinue Reading

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will be meeting with UAE’s Financial Affairs Minister today to sign a number of agreements including a visa-free agreements for both countries. The first of its kind between Israel and an Arab state. Today’s agreements will allow Israeli and UAE citizens to travel freely betweenContinue Reading