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EU ministers fail to agree virus economic rescue in all-night talks

EU ministers fail to agree virus economic rescue in all-night talks

European Union finance ministers failed to agree in all-night talks on more support for their coronavirus-hit economies and their chairman said on Wednesday morning he was suspending the discussions until Thursday.

EU ministers likely to agree half a trillion-euro coronavirus rescue

EU ministers likely to agree half a trillion-euro coronavirus rescue

Euro zone finance ministers hope to agree on Tuesday on half a trillion euros worth of economic aid to finance recovery from the coronavirus epidemic ...

EU likely to agree Brexit delay as PM Johnson seeks an election

EU likely to agree Brexit delay as PM Johnson seeks an election

The European Union is likely to agree a 3-month flexible Brexit delay on Monday as British Prime Minister Boris Johnson pushes for an election ...

Key EU countries agree on redistribution scheme for sea migrants

Key EU countries agree on redistribution scheme for sea migrants

Germany, France, Italy and Malta agreed Monday on a redistribution mechanism for migrants rescued in the Central Mediterranean, but the proposal still needs wider European Union agreement.

Sudan military and opposition agree to three-year transition period

Sudan military and opposition agree to three-year transition period

Sudan's military and opposition leaders have agreed to a three-year transition period that will pave the way for a civilian government.

Yemen rivals agree to free prisoners

Yemen rivals agree to free prisoners

Yemen's warring sides agreed to free thousands of prisoners on Thursday, in what a UN mediator called a hopeful start to the first peace talks in years to end a war that has pushed millions of people ...

US, Canada agree on new trilateral trade deal to replace NAFTA

US, Canada agree on new trilateral trade deal to replace NAFTA

After 13 months of contentious negotiations, the US and Canada have agreed on a new trade deal with Mexico that replaces the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) but remains a trilateral bloc.

Oil producers agree to stabilise global market

Oil producers agree to stabilise global market

Members of the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-members have confirmed their intention to continue work to strengthen the stability of the world oil markets ...

EU countries agree to explore hydrogen as energy source

EU countries agree to explore hydrogen as energy source

European Union energy ministers agreed on Tuesday to pool efforts to increase the use of hydrogen in transport and power as part of the bloc's attempt to cut carbon emissions by 40% by 2030.

China, India agree to maintain border peace as Modi wraps up visit

China, India agree to maintain border peace as Modi wraps up visit

India and China have agreed to improve communication between their militaries to maintain peace at the border, India's foreign secretary said on Saturday at the end of an ice-breaking trip to China ...

Australia fails to agree on reforms, FIFA takeover looms

Australia fails to agree on reforms, FIFA takeover looms

Australia's football association failed to pass a vote to secure reforms demanded by FIFA at an annual general meeting on Thursday, paving the way for the global body to take over the governance of soccer in the country.

China, Philippines agree to avoid force in South China Sea dispute

China, Philippines agree to avoid force in South China Sea dispute

China and the Philippines have agreed to avoid force to resolve their differences over the South China Sea, according to a joint statement issued on Thursday by China ...