The city government of Paris has been dealt an unlikely punishment: a fine of 90,000 euros, equivalent to $110,000, for appointing too many women to senior positions and breaking France’s gender-equality rules.
Libya, Syria, Aegean Sea (therefore Greece, France and NATO).
These are the cornerstones of the foreign policy operations of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Saudi Arabia’s state-backed oil giant Aramco announced Sunday that its profits nearly halved in 2020 to $49 billion, a big drop that came as the coronavirus pandemic roiled global energy markets. Saudi Arabian Oil Co. released its annual financial results a year after the pandemic sent the price of oil crashing to all-time lows as people stopped moving around the world to stem the spread of the virus.
For many years corruption was seen as a problem only of developing countries, While the European Union (EU) on the contrary was the temple of the rule of law, exporting good governance both to its own peripheries and worldwide.
Yemen, officially known as the Republic of Yemen is located on the south-west corner of the Arabian Peninsula.
President Iván Duque of Colombia announced on Monday during a visit by the UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi, that his government will provide temporary legal status to the more than 1.7 million Venezuelan migrants who have fled to Colombia in recent years, a far-reaching move that will allow the migrants to work legally and establish lives out of the shadows
The European Union is faltering under the constant blows of…
In the lead-up to the US presidential elections, candidates strategically hold back big, campaign-altering news until the month before
The Pentagon has just confirmed the successful elimination of the commander of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard’s Qud Force, General Qasem Soleimani.
During the celebrations of the Taiwan holiday, President Tsai Ing-wen gave a speech in which several observers glimpsed an “olive branch” towards Beijing.
A steady stream of Trump administration officials is beating an early path to the exits as a protest against the deadly siege of the U.S. Capitol this week even as others wrestling with the stay-or-go question conclude that they owe it to the public to see things through to the end.
The demographic growth of India is proceeding at an impressive pace. In a few decades it could overtake China and become the most populous country in the world.
Iceberg A-68 size has visibly decreased over the past few years. In 2020 a chunk of ice broke from the iceberg, measuring 175 square kilometres and this footage was taken by the European Space Agency’s satellite called Sentinel-1.
The leaders of African Nations headed last weekend to Addis Ababa for the African Union Summit. The summit’s theme this time was “Silencing the guns: creating conducive conditions for Africa’s development”