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May seeks Brexit help at Brussels summit

May seeks Brexit help at Brussels summit

Britain's weakened Prime Minister Theresa May arrived in Brussels on Thursday to lobby European leaders for help after she survived a parliamentary mutiny that highlighted the deadlock over Brexit.

G20 summit provides 'breathing room' for German industry: DIHK

G20 summit provides 'breathing room' for German industry: DIHK

Deals agreed at the G20 summit in Argentina offer export-dependent German industry some ‘breathing room’, though rising protectionism continues to pose a risk, the head of Germany's Chambers of Commerce (DIHK) ...

British PM heads for G20 in Argentina trip first

British PM heads for G20 in Argentina trip first

Theresa May left Thursday for the G20 summit in Argentina in what will be the first-ever visit by a British prime minister to Buenos Aires.

'Robocop' on patrol at Singapore summit

'Robocop' on patrol at Singapore summit

Hi-tech Singapore has deployed an autonomous robot with a swivelling camera for a head and flashing lights to patrol a summit venue -- arresting the attention of amused passers-by who stopped to snap selfies.

Call for open markets as world leaders gather in Singapore

Call for open markets as world leaders gather in Singapore

Singapore's prime minister made an impassioned plea Monday for open markets and warned ‘political pressures’ were driving countries apart, in a swipe at rising protectionism at the start of a gathering of world leaders.

EU leaders vow tough action on cyber attacks

EU leaders vow tough action on cyber attacks

EU leaders on Thursday condemned the attempted hack on the global chemical weapons watchdog and vowed to step up the bloc's efforts to tackle cyber attacks.

Germany holds aviation summit to tackle delays, cancellations

Germany holds aviation summit to tackle delays, cancellations

German Transport Minister Andreas Scheuer is to gather politicians and aviation business figures in a bid to take on some of the industry's woes on Friday.

Tusk suggests EU Brexit summit to avert 'catastrophe'

Tusk suggests EU Brexit summit to avert 'catastrophe'

European leaders may need to hold an extra summit in November to clinch a Brexit deal and avert ‘a catastrophe’ when Britain leaves in March, EU President Donald Tusk warned Tuesday.

Moon seeks to break nuclear deadlock at Pyongyang summit

Moon seeks to break nuclear deadlock at Pyongyang summit

South Korean President Moon Jae-in travels to Pyongyang this week for his third summit with Kim Jong Un, looking to break the deadlock in nuclear talks between North Korea and the United States.

South Korea says progress of nuclear talks a 'daily concern'

South Korea says progress of nuclear talks a 'daily concern'

South Korea's foreign minister said Thursday that making progress on denuclearisation talks with North Korea is a ‘daily concern’, as she called for fresh momentum at a joint Korean summit next week.

Putin deplores US sanctions, but lauds Trump meeting

Putin deplores US sanctions, but lauds Trump meeting

Vladimir Putin said he hoped Washington would realise that its policy of imposing sanctions on Moscow for its perceived misbehaviour was misguided.

North, South Korea agree on third summit in Pyongyang

North, South Korea agree on third summit in Pyongyang

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in met in April and May at the border truce village of Panmunjom.