World Bank Expects Deceleration of Growth through 2023
The World Bank forecasts that the global economy will grow by 4.1 percent this year and 3.2 percent in 2023, compared with 5.5 percent in 2021. The organization cites COVID-19 variants, inflation, debt, and inequality as factors adding to uncertainties.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Secretary-General in China’s eastern city Wuxi on Tuesday. The meeting will be followed by visits of Turkish and Iranian foreign ministers to China later this week.
Jan. 6 Investigation Moving at Breakneck Speed
The Jan. 6 committee will discuss this week on how to pursue cooperation from Republican lawmakers and former Vice President Mike Pence, with Chair Bennie Thompson (D-MS) saying that the matters are high on the panel’s to-do list.
Subscribe to our newsletter to receive updates on U.S. - China relations.