More places are easing travel restrictions for vaccinated travelers, with some set to require inoculations from all travelers by the summer.
The latest European impasse over a much-needed stimulus package has finally been overcome, meaning cash-strapped countries will soon get access to a historic level of funding.
The European Union could implement its massive coronavirus stimulus plan without Hungary and Poland, which are vetoing its budget, top EU officials have said.
Israel has charged past the U.S. and New Zealand to emerge as the world's best place to be a woman entrepreneur after Covid-19 shook up the annual rankings.
European officials will be entering "intensive" negotiations after Hungary and Poland blocked a deal on the region's $2 trillion stimulus plan.
EU's Gentiloni is worried that a $2 trillion stimulus plan will not be delivered as quickly as planned after veto from Hungary and Poland.
Poland and Hungary have put the EU's coronavirus stimulus plan at risk, by vetoing the historic deal.
Leaders around the world have sent their best wishes to President Trump and first lady Melania Trump after the couple tested positive for the coronavirus.
China was the most enthusiastic country with 97% of respondents indicating they would be vaccinated, while Russia was the least willing with only 54% interested to do so.
Lukashenko has denied allegations of electoral fraud and maintained that he won the election fairly.
The withdrawal of 9,500 U.S. service members resurfaces the Trump administration's claims that Germany has been "delinquent in their payments" to NATO.
"It is quite clear that we don't, as a society, take these mitigation measures seriously," Dr. Greg Poland, professor of medicine and infectious diseases at the Mayo Clinic tells CNBC Make It.
The White House will host Poland's President Andrzej Duda this week in what will be the first visit by a foreign leader since the start of the coronavirus pandemic.
The pandemic has forced world leaders to quickly deploy emergency financial measures in an effort to avoid a devastating economic collapse.
Uber is cutting 3,000 more jobs less than two weeks after an initial round of layoffs, CNBC confirmed Monday.
The European Union's agency for disease control has said that the U.K. is among five countries in the region that are still not seeing a decline in new coronavirus cases.
The novel coronavirus has infected more than 2.8 million people globally and killed at least 201,502 as of Saturday.
"As you increase the demand on the health-care system, the mortality rate goes up. It skyrockets," said Dr. Greg Poland of the Mayo Clinic.
Leaders of European Union countries have agreed to close the EU's borders in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Friday prayers in Iran have been canceled across all provincial capitals amid the country's growing coronavirus outbreak, state television said, according to an AP report.