HE the Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani said that any transition or solution in Syria, without punishing those involved in war crimes, will not lead to an effective and sustainable outcome.
After narrowly averting disaster in the Massif Central, Chris Froome believes he is ready for the final stretch of the Tour de France with a handful of rivals breathing down his neck.
Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said he was “quite sure” the central bank could smoothly exit from its massive monetary stimulus when the appropriate time to do so came. But he also said the BoJ “always” had room to expand monetary stimulus to achieve its 2% inflation target, indicating that
Bank of Japan governor Haruhiko Kuroda yesterday voiced confidence that the country’s inflation rate will accelerate towards his 2% target as robust economic growth pushes up wages and helps heighten inflation expectations.
Philippine lawmakers ended a 10-month crusade by Environment Secretary Regina Lopez yesterday, forcing out the eco-warrior whose mining crackdown was backed by the president but led to demands for her removal by miners.