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G20 agrees to tackle ocean plastic waste

G20 agrees to tackle ocean plastic waste

Group of 20 environment ministers agreed on Sunday to adopt a new implementation framework for actions to tackle the issue of marine plastic waste on a global scale, the Japanese government said ...

Trump agrees with North Korean leader Kim on Biden: White House

Trump agrees with North Korean leader Kim on Biden: White House

US President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un agree on their assessment of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said on Sunday ...

EU agrees no-deal Brexit compensation for Irish farmers: report

EU agrees no-deal Brexit compensation for Irish farmers: report

The European Commission has agreed to compensate Irish farmers for a collapse in market value in the event of a no-deal Brexit, the Irish edition of the Sunday Times newspaper said ...

IMF agrees new loan programme for Sierra Leone

IMF agrees new loan programme for Sierra Leone

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) board has approved a new $172 million loan programme for Sierra Leone to help the West African country combat rising inflation and lacklustre economic growth.

EU agrees first defence projects, delays decision on British role

EU agrees first defence projects, delays decision on British role

A group of European Union countries agreed on Tuesday to develop their first joint defence projects under a pact that excludes Britain, giving London a taste of life outside the bloc's foreign policy decision-making process.

Shiseido agrees to buy US cosmetics firm Gurwitch

Shiseido agrees to buy US cosmetics firm Gurwitch

Shiseido Co agreed to buy US-based Gurwitch Products from closely held Alticor, adding the Laura Mercier and ReVive brands

Nato agrees to extend training mission in Afghanistan

Nato agrees to extend training mission in Afghanistan

Nato foreign ministers agreed yesterday to extend the alliance’s key training and support mission in Afghanistan