A senior official tasked with drawing up the European Commission's much-anticipated proposal to overhaul the bloc's politically explosive and strained migration system says the plan will likely only be ready in autumn.
The French-backed West African CFA franc currency will be reformed and renamed the ‘eco,’ in what Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara called a ‘historic’ move on Saturday.
The leaders of Germany and France meet on Thursday to try to work out a common position on reforming the euro zone, a sensitive issue that is testing the new government in Berlin just a month after it took office.
India is just hours away from introducing its biggest tax overhaul ever, the Goods and Services Tax (GST), at a special event in the national parliament.
Fuel subsidy reform will help Qatar reduce its budget deficit by allowing spending to decrease, according to BMI Research, a Fitch Group company.
Twelve people were arrested overnight in Paris during clashes between the police and anti-government demonstrators following the nightly "Nuit Debout" sit-in, police said.
Chicago police will get new equipment and training to defuse tense situations and limit use of lethal force, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said on Wednesday, following weeks of protests calling for him to resign over his handling of fatal police shootings.