Government / Politics

UK’s May deciding whether to delay parliament Brexit vote:…

UK’s May deciding whether to delay parliament Brexit vote:…

Published 10/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May is due to make a decision on Monday on whether to delay a parliamentary vote on her [more…]

German government accepts court ruling on Brexit, regrets looming…

German government accepts court ruling on Brexit, regrets looming…

Published 10/12/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - The German government accepts a ruling by the European Union’s top court that the United Kingdom can unilaterally revoke its divorce notice, [more…]

EU court ruling boosts Brexit opponents

EU court ruling boosts Brexit opponents

Published 10/12/2018

LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - The European Union’s top court ruled on Monday that the British government may reverse its decision to leave the bloc without consulting [more…]

Brazil truckers blockade Sao Paulo-Rio highway

Brazil truckers blockade Sao Paulo-Rio highway

Published 10/12/2018

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Truckers in Brazil on Monday partially blocked the main highway between Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, police said, an [more…]

British PM May to update ministers on calls with EU leaders

British PM May to update ministers on calls with EU leaders

Published 10/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May will update her cabinet team of ministers on Monday to update them on Brexit after she spoke [more…]

Brazil makes official intervention in state bordering Venezuela

Brazil makes official intervention in state bordering Venezuela

Published 10/12/2018

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazilian President Michel Temer has signed a decree making official a federal “intervention” in the state of Roraima which borders [more…]

Huawei CFO bail hearing to resume in Canada as Beijing steps up…

Huawei CFO bail hearing to resume in Canada as Beijing steps up…

Published 10/12/2018

TORONTO/BEIJING (Reuters) - A top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei Technologies is due back in a Canadian court on Monday where she’ll fight for [more…]

Japan’s top three telcos to exclude Huawei, ZTE network equipment:…

Japan’s top three telcos to exclude Huawei, ZTE network equipment:…

Published 10/12/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s big three telecom operators plan not to use current equipment and upcoming fifth-generation (5G) gear from China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [more…]

New leader nets German conservatives a 3-point poll gain

New leader nets German conservatives a 3-point poll gain

Published 10/12/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives gained support in a poll published on Monday after her Christian Democrats (CDU) chose centrist Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer [more…]

Kenyan pipeline, health insurance fund officials charged over graft

Kenyan pipeline, health insurance fund officials charged over graft

Published 10/12/2018

NAIROBI (Reuters) - A Kenyan court on Monday charged senior officials from the state-run oil pipeline and others from the state health insurance fund for [more…]