Friday, June 22, 2018
Merkel says U.S. exit from Iran deal breaks trust in int’l order

Germany wants to avoid restrictions or bans for diesel cars – Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday that the Federal Government wanted to avoid driving restrictions or even bans for highly polluting diesel cars. Speaking...
Spy poisoning: Britain expels 23 Russian diplomats as Royal Family to boycott Fifa World Cup

Spy poisoning: Britain expels 23 Russian diplomats as Royal Family to boycott Fifa World Cup

….Increasing checks on private flights, customs and freight ….Freezes Russian state assets in UK ….Suspending all planned high-level bilateral contacts between the UK and Russia ….Plans to...
Venezuela to launch oil-backed cryptocurrency

Venezuela to launch oil-backed cryptocurrency

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro looked to the world of digital currency to circumvent U.S.-led financial sanctions, announcing the launch of the “petro” backed by...
Without France, Lebanon would probably be at war, Macron says

Macron says leaders agree on migrants evacuation in Libya

President Emmanuel Macron of France has said that nine European and African nations, along with the African Union (AU), the European Union (EU) and...
France will no longer dictate to Africans, Macron says

France will no longer dictate to Africans, Macron says

President Emmanuel Macron of France told African youths on Tuesday that he belonged to a new generation of French leaders who would build partnerships...
OPEC, non-OPEC countries seek lasting cooperation to stabilise crude oil price

Thai Oil’s refinery to produce only clean fuels from 2022

Thailand’s largest refiner Thai Oil PCL will stop producing fuel oil from 2022 once it completes a $4-billion upgrade that will boost output of...
Merkel says U.S. exit from Iran deal breaks trust in int’l order

Merkel heads to EU-AU summit with eye on migrant issue at home

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will focus on expanding business ties and trying to regulate migration with Africa during an EU-AU summit in Abidjan. The fifth...
EU ready to support Zimbabwe’s democratic aspirations after Mugabe resigned – Mogherini

EU ready to support Zimbabwe’s democratic aspirations after Mugabe resigned – Mogherini

The European Union is ready to assist Zimbabwe in its transition to democratic elections, inclusive dialogue after resignation of Robert Mugabe, EU foreign affairs...
Merkel says U.S. exit from Iran deal breaks trust in int’l order

Merkel’s aide gives German parties 3 weeks to find way out of political impasse

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s right-hand man, Peter Altmaier, appealed to political parties on Tuesday to decide in the next three weeks whether they can form...
Without France, Lebanon would probably be at war, Macron says

President Macron consults rivals about 2019 European elections, EU future

President Emmanuel Macron on Monday launched two days of meetings with leaders of French political parties about the 2019 European elections as well as...