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Russia-Ukraine conflict to affect 25 pct of global grain market: Ukrainian official

Russia-Ukraine conflict to affect 25 pct of global...

Kiev (Ukraine), April 10: The conflict between Russia and Ukraine, the world's major exporters of foodstuffs such as wheat, will...

British PM says to provide more economic, military assistance for Ukraine

British PM says to provide more economic, military...

KIEV (Ukraine), April 10: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday vowed to provide more economic and military assistance to...

Moody's adjusts outlook on Israel from stable to positive

Moody's adjusts outlook on Israel from stable to...

Jerusalem (Israel), April 10: Global credit rating agency Moody's Investors Service has changed the outlook on the Israeli government from...

Greek PM stresses need to decouple gas, electricity prices

Greek PM stresses need to decouple gas, electricity...

Athens (Greece), April 10: The prices of natural gas and electricity have to be decoupled to address the energy crisis...

Pakistani PM loses no-confidence vote

Pakistani PM loses no-confidence vote

Islamabad (Imran Khan), April 10: The no-confidence motion filed by an opposition alliance against Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan succeeded...

Russian central bank lowers key rate to 17 pct

Russian central bank lowers key rate to 17...

Moscow (Russia), April 9: The Bank of Russia on Friday decided to cut the key rate by 300 basis points...

Germany to support European cloud projects with 750 mln euros

Germany to support European cloud projects with 750...

Berlin (Germany), April 9: Germany would support 26 local companies with up to 750 million euros (816 million U.S. dollars)...

New COVID-19 wave likely by autumn: German health minister

New COVID-19 wave likely by autumn: German health...

Berlin (Germany), April 9: Following the rejection by the Bundestag (lower house of Germany's Parliament) of mandatory coronavirus vaccination in...

Russia expels 45 Polish diplomats in retaliation

Russia expels 45 Polish diplomats in retaliation

Moscow (Russia), April 9: The Russian Foreign Ministry said Friday that it is expelling 45 Polish diplomats in response to...

German bank KfW posts shrinking new business in 2021

German bank KfW posts shrinking new business in...

Frankfurt (Germany), April 9: Germany's state-owned promotional bank KfW unveiled on Friday that its new business in 2021 dropped by...

Russia hopes to end operation in Ukraine "in foreseeable future:" Kremlin

Russia hopes to end operation in Ukraine "in...

Moscow (Russia), April 9: Russia hopes that its special military operation in Ukraine will end "in the foreseeable future," Kremlin...

Life returning to normal but COVID-19 vigilance still needed: Croatian PM

Life returning to normal but COVID-19 vigilance still...

Zagreb (Croatia), April 9: Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said on Friday that the easing of the epidemiological measures means...

U.S. launches first private astronaut mission to space station

U.S. launches first private astronaut mission to space...

Los Angeles (US), April 9: NASA, Axiom Space, and SpaceX launched a first private astronaut mission to the International Space...

Japan's March consumer confidence logs largest plunge in 2 years

Japan's March consumer confidence logs largest plunge in...

Tokyo (Japan), April 9: Japan's consumer confidence shed 2.4 points in March compared to the previous month, posting the steepest...

Singapore reports 4,014 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore reports 4,014 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore (Singapore), April 9: Singapore reported 4,014 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the total tally to 1,132,169.

Vietnam reports 39,334 new COVID-19 cases

Vietnam reports 39,334 new COVID-19 cases

Hanoi (Vietnam), April 9: Vietnam logged 39,334 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, down 6,552 from Thursday, according to its Ministry...

UN official praises Cambodia for success in COVID-19 fight

UN official praises Cambodia for success in COVID-19...

Phnom Penh (Cambodia), April 9: The United Nations Resident Coordinator to Cambodia Pauline Tamesis on Friday commended Cambodia for its...

Sri Lanka tightens monetary policy with significant increase of interest rates

Sri Lanka tightens monetary policy with significant increase...

Colombo (Sri Lanka), April 9: Sri Lanka's central bank on Friday tightened its monetary policy with a significant increase of...

Israeli settlement construction undermines chances of peace: Palestinian PM

Israeli settlement construction undermines chances of peace: Palestinian...

Ramallah (Palestine), April 8: Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammed Ishtaye on Thursday warned that accelerating Israeli settlement construction in the occupied...

Yoon to visit Daegu next week amid speculation about meeting with ex-President Park

Yoon to visit Daegu next week amid speculation...

Seoul (South Korea), April 8: President-elect Yoon Suk-yeol will embark on a national tour next week, starting with a trip...

Ex-President Park endorses key aide for Daegu mayor

Ex-President Park endorses key aide for Daegu mayor

Seoul (South Korea), April 8: Former President Park Geun-hye openly endorsed a key aide for mayor of her hometown of...

Current account surplus narrows in Feb. amid surging energy costs

Current account surplus narrows in Feb. amid surging...

Seoul (South Korea), April 8: South Korea posted a current account surplus for the 22nd straight month in February, but...

S. Korea's new COVID-19 cases stay in 200,000s for 4th day

S. Korea's new COVID-19 cases stay in 200,000s...

Seoul (South Korea), April 8: South Korea's new coronavirus cases remained in the 200,000s for the fourth consecutive day Friday...

Roundup: UN General Assembly adopts resolution to suspend Russia from Human Rights Council

Roundup: UN General Assembly adopts resolution to suspend...

United Nations, April 8: The UN General Assembly adopted a resolution on Thursday that allows the assembly to suspend the...

WHO calls on mitigating climate crisis for health protection

WHO calls on mitigating climate crisis for health...

Geneva (Switzerland), April 8: On the occasion of the World Health Day which falls on April 7, the World Health...

Peruvian president appoints 3rd health minister

Peruvian president appoints 3rd health minister

Lima (Peru), April 8: Peruvian President Pedro Castillo on Thursday appointed Jorge Lopez Pena as the new health minister, making...

Russia declares early termination of membership of UN Human Rights Council

Russia declares early termination of membership of UN...

Moscow (Russia), April 8: Russia has made a decision on the early termination of its membership of the United Nations...