German unemployment rose more than expected in October, data showed on Wednesday, suggesting that a manufacturing crisis in Europe’s largest economy is spilling over to … Read more
Violette Dorange of France prepares her Mini Transat boat in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain, 31 October 2019.
Dorange, 18, is on … Read more
The industrial plan presented by Italian supermarket group Conad for the ”rescue” of Auchan calls for laying off 3,105 workers who will be offered ”different … Read more
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party lead the opposition Labour Party by 15-17 percentage points, two polls showed on Thursday.
IpsosMORI said the Conservatives … Read more
Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic broke EU law by refusing to take part in a mandatory refugee quota scheme, according to a top lawyer … Read more
Lucia Salama, McDonald’s Restaurant Manager at Malta International Airport, has won the Ray Kroc Award, an accolade that recognizes the top performing McDonald’s restaurant managers … Read more
A handout photo made available by New South Wales Police on 31 October 2019 shows bottles of sriracha chilli sauce containing methylamphetamine that were seized … Read more
NBC reports that ISIS leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi was betrayed by a member of his inner circle who helped lead American troops to his compound … Read more
German carrier Lufthansa is ready to invest up to 200 million euros in struggling Italian airline Alitalia, a source close to the matter said on … Read more
Climate activists hold a demonstration prior to a court session in which three farmer families, along with the environmental protection organization Greenpeace, sue the German … Read more
A grab from a handout video made available by the UK Parliamentary Recording Unit shows John Bercow, Speaker of the House of Commons of the … Read more
North Korea has fired two unidentified “projectiles” into the sea, the South Korean military says.
If confirmed as a missile test, it would be the … Read more
Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio told the Lower House on Wednesday that it would be unwise for Italy to break off its agreement with … Read more
Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot’s owner PSA said on Thursday they would join forces through a 50-50 share swap to create the world’s fourth-largest carmaker.
The … Read more
The EU is to explore the creation of a central authority to crack down on money laundering activity after a series of high-profile scandals have … Read more
The board of France’s PSA, owner of Peugeot, has given chief executive Carlos Tavares approval to launch a full-scale merger with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, which … Read more
ASEAN Economic Ministers hold hands for a group photo after the 18th ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) Council Meeting of the 35th Association of Southeast … Read more
South Korean President Moon Jae-in sits adjacent to the funeral altar for his mother, Kang Han-ok, at the Namcheon Catholic Cathedral in Busan, South Korea.… Read more
The Independent publishes an interview with the president of the Midwives and Nurses Union Paul Pace who said that every single nursing unit in Malta … Read more
The Times says that the American University of Malta enrolled 143 students since it opened three years ago – less than a fifth of the … Read more
L-Orizzont quotes Home Affairs Minister Michael Farrugia who said that the government is considering a new building for the correctional facility. He told the paper … Read more
The Malta Business Weekly leads with the closing of the Malta office of crypto exchange Bittrex to relocate to Lichtenstein. The company did not give … Read more
In-Nazzjon carries a statement by UĦM Voice of the Workers appealing for government to absorb the healthcare professionals currently engaged by Steward Health Care. The … Read more
Business Today speaks to Steward Health Care after allegations that it threatened to leave Malta unless the government allocated more funds. The US operator categorically … Read more
Thousands of anti-government demonstrators were due in the Pakistani capital on Thursday to demand that the government step down, piling more pressure on Prime Minister … Read more
A man hired to spruce up graves works at a cemetery in Marikina, Philippines, 31 October 2019.
Tens of thousands of Filipino Catholics are expected … Read more
Hong Kong is bracing for a rowdy and possibly hugely dangerous Halloween on Thursday, when thousands of pro-democracy protesters, many wearing banned face masks, plan … Read more
At least 70 people have died in a fire on a train in Pakistan after a gas canister being used to cook food exploded.
The … Read more
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn will embark on their first full day of election campaigning on Thursday, pitching their starkly … Read more
A magnitude 6.5 earthquake rocked Central and Eastern Mindanao on Thursday, October 31, just two days after a strong tremor killed several people and hurt … Read more
Japan’s justice minister stepped down on Thursday – the second resignation from Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s newly formed cabinet in less than a week – … Read more
The main building of the Shuri Castle is seen on fire in Naha, Okinawa prefecture, southern Japan, early 31 October 2019.
The fire started early … Read more
Twelve men have been discovered hiding inside a refrigerated lorry in a car park near a motorway in Belgium’s Antwerp province, local police say.
Police … Read more
Chile has pulled out of hosting two major international summits, including a UN climate change conference, as anti-government protests continue.
President Sebastián Piñera said the … Read more
Marine Corps Gen. Kenneth F. McKenzie briefed Pentagon reporters on the Oct. 26 raid in northwestern Syria that resulted in Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’s death. Pentagon … Read more
The U.S. ambassador in Turkey was summoned on Wednesday after the House of Representatives voted to recognize mass killings of Armenians a century ago as … Read more
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) condemned in the strongest possible terms the killing of three IOM aid workers on Sunday in fighting between armed … Read more
Brent crude prices are expected to be around $60 to $65 a barrel next year as any possible price hikes from geopolitical risks would be … Read more
Carola Rackete attends a press conference on the occasion of her new coming book ‘Acting instead of hope’ in Berlin, Germany, 30 October 2019.
Rackete, … Read more
More than three times more people are at risk from rising sea levels than previously believed, research suggests.
Land that is currently home to … Read more