She said that her priority would be to appoint commissioners who would pay a visit to every member state in the first half of their term of office. He said the awarding of the values and transparency portfolio represented a show of trust by Ms.
President Donald Trump's tweets are having an effect on the stock markets, so much so that JPMorgan & Chase has created a new index, the " Volfefe Index ", to analyze how they are influencing volatility in us interest rates and bond markets.
Beijing said a phone call between both sides early on Sept 5 went "very well". Lower-level officials will have "serious" discussions this month to prepare for the talks, which had originally been expected to take place in September. As a result, "there may be a window for striking a deal, which is far less significant than has been advertised, but which Trump and Xi can spin as respective wins to the domestic audiences they need to assuage", Ikenson said .
Almost 60 percent of the newly-registered voters are under the age of 35, giving hope to the Labour Party that the surge in registrations is closely linked to widespread outrage over Johnson's push for the U.K.to leave the European Union by the end of October, with or without a deal.
Carrie Lam in a pre-recorded address said the protests had "shocked and saddened the Hong Kong people". Meanwhile, Chinese officials overseeing Hong Kong softened their tone toward the city's protesters, saying peaceful demonstrations were allowed under the law, even as it ruled out a fundamental demand for direct democracy that has fueled the unrest.
Dorian caused island-wide flooding and a 15-hour-long power outage after passing over New Providence, the most populous island of the Bahamas , according to Bahamas Press . The National Hurricane Center said on Monday morning that hurricane conditions could reach Florida as early as Monday night. Meteorologists warned the storm surge could be as high as 23 feet there.