Masoud Pezeshkian Wins Iran’s Presidential Election

In Iran, reformist candidate Masoud Pezeshkian recently won the country’s presidential snap election, defeating his hardline rival Saeed Jalili in a pivotal vote that had been called after Ebrahim Raisi, an archconservative elected to the presidency in 2021, was...

Bangkok Post: ‘Top court gets new chief’

On Monday, the Judicial Commission appointed Chanakarn Theeravechpolkul, the fourth woman to hold the position, as the new president of the Supreme Court, effective Oct 1, 2024, replacing Anocha Chevitsophon. Full article:...

CSDDD published in the Official Journal of the European Union

CSDDD published in the Official Journal of the European Union After a two-and-half-year legislative journey, the European Union’s (EU) Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive (CSDDD or CS3D) was published in the EU Official Journal on July 5, 2024....

The UK Election Results Explained

The Labour Party secured a landslide victory in Thursday’s UK general elections, winning an absolute majority with 412 seats. This ended the 14-year rule of the Conservative Party, which suffered a devastating defeat, losing over 200 seats. Labor leader Keir Starmer...

CPG and NIICE Sign MoU to Enhance Research and Policy Analysis

We are delighted to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between CPG, acting through its Peace & Security Center (CPSC), and the Nepal Institute for International Cooperation and Engagement (NIICE). This partnership marks another step...