New Zealand Distributes Monetary Assistance to Fight Inflation

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New Zealand’s government said Thursday it would give weekly cash payments, fuel discounts, and half-price public transport to more than 2 million lower-income adults to help them navigate through “the peak of the global inflation storm.” “Our economy has come …

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Japan to Ease Pandemic Restrictions and Allow Tourists to Visit from Four Countries

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The Japan Tourism Agency announced Tuesday that it would allow small-scale tours for vaccinated tourists from the United States, Australia, Thailand, and Singapore later this month as a trial before the full-scale reception of foreign visitors planned for June. “This …

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US Special Envoy for Yemen Concludes Trip to the Middle East

The United States Special Envoy for Yemen Tim Lenderking finished his trip three-week visit to the Middle East last Saturday. The trip was conducted to support the United Nations’ efforts to achieve a two-month ceasefire in Yemen, which began on …

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