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Top International Media Items – The State of the Union, 2021

U.S. support for COVID patent waiver will push WTO talks, says WTO chief, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Reuters, 7 May 2021.

EU Says Carbon Price Has to Be ‘Much Higher’ to Hit Climate Goal, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Bloomberg, 7 May 2021.

US shift on vaccines embarrasses Europe before India summit, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Politico, 6 May 2021.

Biden’s Support for Vaccine Patent Waivers Faces Uphill Effort in Europe, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, The New York Times, 6 May 2021.

US backs plan to suspend Covid vaccine patents, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Financial Times, 6 May 2021.

EU setzt auf Medikamente gegen Corona, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Frankfurter Allgemeine, 6 May 2021.

Campagna vaccinale: strategie e confronto. Come si procede in Europa, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Euronews, 6 May 2021.


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State of the Union & the future of data, an article featuring The State of the Union 2021, Opertus Mundi, 18 May 2021.

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to make the WTO “an organisation that achieves results”, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Euronews, 17 May 2021.

COVID-19 vaccine patents: EU nations divided over lifting intellectual property rights, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Euronews, 17 May 2021.

IP rights just one part of vaccine production, says EU’s trade chief, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Euronews, 17 May 2021.

Germany pushes back against COVID-19 patent waiver proposal, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Euronews, 17 May 2021.

Europe’s week: Intellectual property waiver and clampdown on China, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Euronews, 17 May 2021. 

Margrethe Vestager explains the EU’s position in the global battle for data, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Euronews, 17 May 2021.
Also available in French: Margrethe Vestager : “Les Européens doivent faire mieux avec les données”
Also available in German: Margrethe Vestager: Der Mensch muss im Mittelpunkt von Markt und Technik stehen
Also available in Greek: Μαργκρέτε Βεστάγκερ: Η Ε.Ε., τα δεδομένα και τι περιμένουμε να αλλάξει στο μέλλον
Also available in Arabic: المفوضة الأوروبية مارغريت فيستاجر: البيانات أهم بكثير من النفط
Also available in Italian: Vestager: la “battaglia sui dati” vista da Bruxelle

Wird Europa zum “digitalen Schlusslicht”?, a podcast mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Ö1 – ORF, 17 May 2021.

Kompetisi Vaksin Global – Infosperber, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Berita Utama, 17 May 2021.

Singapore ratchets up plan to become carbon services hub, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Upstream, 17 May 2021.

Globale Impfstoff-Rivalitäten, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Infosperber, 17 May 2021.

Blog: A revolution in the making?, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, ENDS Europe, 16 May 2021.

IMF Başkanı’ndan aşıda patentin kaldırılması teklifine takviye, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, 724 Manset, 16 May 2021.

Okonjo-Iweala : “L’OMC doit devenir une organisation performante”, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Africanews, 14 May 2021.

“L’OMC doit devenir une organisation qui obtient des résultats” selon sa directrice générale, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Euronews, 12 May 2021.

Christine Lagarde n’aime pas trop les cryptomonnaies, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Cointribune, 12 May 2021.

How to reset globalisation, a newsletter mentioning The State of the Union 2021, The Briefing – Euronews, 12 May 2021.

La politique étrangère européenne à l’époque du Covid-19, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Maghreb Online, 12 May 2021.

Preistreiber Klimaschutz, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Energie Zukunft, 12 May 2021.

CO2 powyżej 50 euro. Jakie będą skutki?, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Wysokie Napiecie, 12 May 2021.

Podpredsednik evropske komisije posvaril pred brzdanjem rasti cen ogljičnih kuponov, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Okolje in energija, 12 May 2021.

Globale Impfstoffrivalitäten, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Pressenza, 11 May 2021.

Šefica MMF-a opominje da se svi moraju pripremiti na rast kamata. Zaduženi i oni bez gospodarskog rasta to će jako osjetiti. Treba li se brinuti Hrvatska?, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Slobodna Dalmacija, 11 May 2021.

‘Koop crypto’s alleen als je bereid bent alles te verliezen!’, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Apparata, 10 May 2021.

Kryptowaluty to realne ryzyko dla inwestorów, twierdzi prezes Europejskiego Banku Centralnego, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Comparic, 10 May 2021.

MMF nas priprema: Kamate idu gore, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Bljesak, 10 May 2021.

Глава ЕЦБ предупредила о рисках отмывания денег с помощью криптовалют, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Forklog, 10 May 2021.

ECB총재, 비트코인 내재가치 없는 투기수단에 불과, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, 조세일보, 10 May 2021.

ECB총재, 비트코인 내재가치 없는 투기수단에 불과, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Hankyung, 10 May 2021.

“Europe is a religion and nobody can betray this religion in Albania,” said Albania’s Prime Minister, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Euronews, 10 May 2021.
Also available in Spanish: Edi Rama: “La UE no es un destino u objetivo político sino una religión”

ММФ: Подгответе се за зголемување на каматните стапки, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Nezavisen, 9 May 2021.

KOLIKO ĆE JOŠ NOVAC BITI JEFTIN? MMF: Spremite se za rastuće kamate, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Blic Biznis, 9 May 2021.

ECB Chief Lagarde: Cryptocurrencies Prone to Money Laundering, No Intrinsic Value, Buy if Prepared to Lose all Money, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Bitcoin News, 9 May 2021.

Get ready for increasing interest rates, cautions IMF head, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021MENA FN, 9 May 2021.

Apuestan por una solución negociada para garantizar el acceso universal a las vacunas, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Diario de Ferrol, 8 May 2021.

Patent waivers not enough to end COVID-19 vaccine inequality, says WTO chief Okonjo-Iweala, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, CGTN, 8 May 2021.

Die EU Erwägt Die Freisetzung Von COVID-19-Impfstoffen, Aber Die Arzneimittelhersteller Drängen Deutschland Zurück, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Kultur Poebel, 8 May 2021.

EU vaccines: Millions of doses exported to rich countries, less to poor countries, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021The Brussels Times, 8 May 2021.

COP26: EU climate chief says in-person summit is ‘essential’, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021ENDS Europe, 8 May 2021.

Covid-19 vaccine in the US news summary: 7 May 2021, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021AS English, 8 May 2021.

ERC celebrates 10,000th grantee of frontier research awards, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, University World News, 8 May 2021.

Today’s coronavirus news: Canada surpasses 400,000 vaccinations in one day, breaking record; Ontario reports 3,166 cases of COVID-19; Canadian unemployment rate rises, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Toronto Star, 7 May 2021.

MMF najavio da će kamatne stope rasti, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021N1, 7 May 2021.

Pfizer se niega a suspender las patentes de vacunas, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021La Gaceta, 7 May 2021.

Coronavirus: Macron tambien respaldo la liberacion de las patentes de las vacunas, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021El Litoral, 7 May 2021.

Los pros y contras de liberar las patentes de las vacunas contra el COVID-19, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Mundo, 7 May 2021.

OMC apuesta por solución negociada para garantizar acceso universal a vacunas, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Swiss Info, 7 May 2021.

UE cogita quebra de patente de vacinas contra Covid; Alemanha e farmacêuticas reagem, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Swiss Info, 7 May 2021.

OMC apuesta por solución negociada para garantizar acceso universal a vacunas, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Gestion, 7 May 2021.

IMF Başkanı’ndan aşıda patentin kaldırılması önerisine destek, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Sozcu Gazetesi, 7 May 2021.

Borrell advierte de la rapidez y escala de los cambios alrededor de Europa, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Swiss Info, 7 May 2021.

Timmermans studzi nadzieje na interwencję na rynku handlu uprawieniami do emisji CO2, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Biznes Alert, 7 May 2021.

The Latest: Connecticut data show COVID-19 vaccine effective, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021WSB Radio, 7 May 2021.

European Commission hesitates on TRIPS waiver for pandemic, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Open Access Government, 7 May 2021.

The Latest: Connecticut data show COVID-19 vaccine effective, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021WBOC TV, 7 May 2021.

U.S. support for COVID-19 vaccine patent waivers will push talks on issue, WTO chief says, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021The Globe and Mail, 7 May 2021.

ECB’s Christine Lagarde sounds alarm over use of cryptos for money laundering, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021The National News, 7 May 2021.

Biden: Iran serious about talks but it’s unclear how serious, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021The National News, 7 May 2021.

Prepare for rising interest rates, warns IMF head, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Anadolu Agency, 7 May 2021.

EC has no plans to intervene in ETS over prices – official, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Montel, 7 May 2021.

EU climate chief warns against curbing carbon price rally, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Reuters, 7 May 2021.

The Latest: European agency studying new COVID-19 treatment, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, FOX 28, 7 May 2021.

Macron’s big bet on Europe, a newsletter mentioning The State of the Union 2021, The Briefing – Euronews, 7 May 2021.

Climate change is already impacting price stability, ECB’s Lagarde says, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, CNBC, 7 May 2021.

The Latest: Connecticut data show COVID-19 vaccine effective, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, ABC News, 7 May 2021.

EU now ‘open’ to vaccine waiver, after Biden U-turn, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, EU Observer, 7 May 2021.

EU supports COVID vaccine patent waiver talks, but critics say won’t solve scarcity, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Reuters, 7 May 2021.           

Von Der Leyen Calls on U.S. to Match EU Vaccine Exports, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Bloomberg, 7 May 2021.

Diretora do FMI vê retomada desigual e pede preparação para retirada de apoio, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, UOL, 6 May 2021.

美支持豁免COVID-19疫苗專利保護 歐盟願意討論印度歡迎, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, RTI, 6 May 2021.

欧盟将讨论豁免疫苗专利 但优先增加全球供应, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Swiss Info, 6 May 2021.

ממשל ביידן תומך בוויתור על הגנה על פטנטים של יצרניות החיסונים לקורונה, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Haaretz, 6 May 2021.

Campagna vaccinale: strategie a confronto. Come si procede in Europa, a video mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Yahoo, 6 May 2021.

Von der Leyen says EU will discuss IPR waiver on COVID-19 vaccines, a blog mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Science Business, 6 May 2021.

Az EU is kész tárgyalni a szellemitermék-védelem ideiglenes felfüggesztéséről a vakcinák miatt, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, ATV, 6 May 2021.

Germany backtracks on blocking AstraZeneca vaccine for under 60s, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, The Telegraph, 6 May 2021.

Coronavirus: World leaders and drugmakers weigh in on patent waiver proposal – as it happened, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Financial Times, 6 May 2021.

European integration, only and ultimate choice of Albania, an article featuring The State of the Union 2021, Krye Ministria, 6 May 2021.

EU says willing to discuss waiver of Covid-19 vaccine patents, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, France 24, 6 May 2021.

Europa offen für Aussetzung des Patentschutzes, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Frankfurter Allgemeine, 6 May 2021.

EU ‘ready to discuss’ vaccine patent waivers after U.S. backs the idea, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, CGTN, 6 May 2021.

Die Europäische Union erwägt, ein Patent für Impfstoffe gegen Covid zu verletzen. Deutschland und Pharmazeutika reagieren, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Logistic Ready, 6 May 2021.

Ursula von der Leyen zapowiada nowe europejskie odrodzenie. “Wyprzedzamy Chiny i Rosję”, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Polska Times, 6 May 2021.

EU Member States Got About 200Mln COVID-19 Vaccine Doses – Von Der Leyen, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Urdu Point, 6 May 2021.

Οι Βρυξέλλες είναι έτοιμες να συζητήσουν για την άρση της πατέντας για τα εμβόλια, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Naftemporiki, 6 May 2021.

Φον ντερ Λάιεν: Η ΕΕ έτοιμη να συζητήσει την άρση της πατέντας των εμβολίων, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Sputnik, 6 May 2021.

EU Knows Vaccines Alone Won’t Stop Covid: Brussels Edition, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Bloomberg, 6 May 2021.

Δεν είπε ότι υποστηρίζει, αλλά τουλάχιστον συζητά άρση πατέντας η φον ντερ Λάιεν, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Avgi, 6 May 2021.

Φον ντερ Λάιεν: Έτοιμη η ΕΕ για άρση της πατέντας των εμβολίων, , an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Athens Voice, 6 May 2021.

Vaccins anti-Covid : après les Etats-Unis, l’Europe ouvre la porte à la levée des brevets, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Capital, 6 May 2021.

Vaccins anti-COVID : L’UE prête à discuter de la proposition US d’une levée des brevets, dit Von der Leyen, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, La Tribune, 6 May 2021.

Mixed views in EU on US-backed vaccine rights waiver, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, The Irish Times, 6 May 2021.

Vaccins Covid : pourquoi l’Europe entrouvre la porte à une levée des brevets, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Les Echos, 6 May 2021.

#FreetheVaccine : Biden force la main à l’UE, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Agence Ecofin, 6 May 2021.

L’Union Européenne est “prête à discuter” de la proposition américaine pour lever les protections de propriété intellectuelle sur les vaccins contre le Covid, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Jean-Marc Morandini, 6 May 2021.

La Russie, les États-Unis et l’Union européenne se disent favorables, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Le Matin, 6 May 2021.

IMF Sees Strong Economic Arguments for Removing Vaccine Barriers, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Bloomberg, 6 May 2021.

El FMI pide eliminar los obstáculos en producción y distribución de vacunas, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Swiss Info, 6 May 2021.

Comissão Europeia disponível para discutir “renúncia” de patentes das vacinas contra a Covid-19, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Jornal Economico, 6 May 2021.

Depois de Biden, União Europeia diz que está pronta para discutir levantamento de patentes de vacinas, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Portugal Digital, 6 May 2021.

Covid-19. A situação ao minuto do novo coronavírus no país e no mundo, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021RTP Noticias, 6 May 2021.

Coronavirus: las vacunas podrían ser mucho más baratas para las naciones pobres, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021La 100, 6 May 2021.

Coronavirus España hoy: Sanidad notifica 7.960 nuevos contagios y 160 fallecidos en las últimas 24 horas, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021ABC Sociedad, 6 May 2021.

El FMI pide eliminar los obstáculos en producción y distribución de vacunas, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021El Diario, 6 May 2021.

Revolución De Las Vacunas, EE.UU. Y La UE Se Abren Sobre La Suspensión De Patentes. QUIÉN: ‘Este Es Un Gran Momento’, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021Emergency Live, 6 May 2021.

La Unión Europea se abre a “debatir” la liberación de las patentes, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021El Independiente, 6 May 2021.

FMI ve sólidos motivos económicos para quitar barreras a vacunas, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021El Espectador, 6 May 2021.

Agenda FRANCE & INTERNATIONAL À 7 JOURS, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Zone Bourse, 5 May 2021.

Week Ahead – BOE and RBA rate decisions in focus; US April NFP report could show over a million jobs created, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, Market Pulse, 30 April.

Art takes a stand: Editor’s Letter, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, The Florentine, 27 April 2021.

The European University Institute’s State of the Union marks its 10th anniversary, an article mentioning The State of the Union 2021, The Mayor, 21 April 2021.