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In his first 24 hours as President, Joe Biden has issued 25 executive orders to unwind some of the Trump agenda of the last four years. These include orders for the US to rejoin the World Health Organisation, the Paris Climate Accord, a commitment to racial equality, a "100-day masking challenge" to promote the wearing of face masks across the US, and an order overturning Donald Trump's travel ban. He also signed another 10 orders Thursday to boost the fight against Covid. He vowed to prioritise the "four overlapping and compounding crises" of COVID-19, the economy, climate change and racial inequality.
22/01/2021 - 8:09am Business and Market Discussion
22/01/2021 - 8:24am View from mainland China
12/01/2021 - 8:10am Business and Market Discussion
Louis Kuijs, Head of Asia Economics at Oxford Economics, says that forecasters have underestimated the impact of liquidity on markets, and policymakers are likely to be better prepared to face the next crisis.
Hans Goetti, Singapore-based Independent Research Consultant, doesn't expect dramatic increases in US inflation rates this year, as velocity remains low.
12/01/2021 - 8:24am Investing in space: discussion with Steven Freeland
Steven Freeland, Professor of International Law at the Western Sydney University, discusses space exploration and development, and highlights that synergisation is essential for businesses to take advantage of opportunities in space and various actors have to jointly overcome technological challenges.