Between trade and traditional security alliances, New Zealand is being pulled in opposite directions over China. A new foreign policy is urgently needed.
Tumbling global trade with China proves no country or sector is an island.
Ccoronavirus has put emergency responders and resources under extreme pressure all over the world just as the hurricane season approaches.
While testing is central to the fight against COVID-19, there are a myriad of factors to consider, especially by African countries, when taking decisions to curtail the spread of the disease.
Already, we have seen a range of responses globally - from countries that apparently reacted too late, to those who acted relatively early.
Fewer books will be available to South Africans, and the books remaining under copyright will be more expensive, if the country gives in to US pressure to extend its copyright term.
Privileged children get to use phones in school while others face bans for 'messing around''.
The deal represents a trade war truce but doesn't resolve the underlying tensions that led to the two-year-old conflict.
After the assassination of General Qassem Soleimani, further esclation in the conflict between Iran and the US could come in the form of a cyber-attack.
Tehran is making threats but its options are somewhat limited.
US actions do more than just keep Huawei away from critical infrastructure. They choke off the supply of semiconductors to China.
The US government wants to seize all the proceeds from Snowden's new memoir.
The technology behind the new OS certainly looks promising. But it's no magic solution to the US trade ban.
The US and China have an interdependent economic relationship. If this unravels it will have global ramifications.
Trump and Zuma seek to sell explanations of their misfortunes to the socially insecure and economically vulnerable. To an alarming extent they succeed.
Doctors in the US and UK are being urged to act as immigration officials. But doctors are resisting.
English will remain an official EU language – even after Brexit – and this will impact the way it evolves.
Walls needn't be impenetrable to divide people, as Cuba's Trocha made all too clear.
Donald Trump says trade wars are easy to win. Is he right?
Countries may be forced to choose whether they side with the US or China when it comes to Huawei.