Report by Environment and Climate Change Canada suggests the majority of warming is the result of burning fossil fuels
The World Trade Organization has cut its forecast for trade growth this year by more than a percentage point, to 2.6%, due to an economic slowdown and amid a trade conflict between the United States and China.
Japan has announced that the name of its new imperial era, set to begin on 1 May, will be “Reiwa” – signifying order and harmony.
The surprising decision represents a troubling low-point in relations between the two critical NATO allies.
Rating agency Moody’s says Saudi Aramco posted $111 billion in net profit, giving a rare glimpse into the state-owned firm’s finances.
China’s Premier Li Keqiang has urged New Zealand to provide a “fair, transparent convenient” investment environment in a meeting with the country’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern that comes amid a dispute over use of Chinese company Huawei’s equipment.
Shares have surged in Asia following Wall Street advance.
Algeria’s powerful army chief has retained his post in a newly-named government despite his call to have ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika declared unfit for office.
The latest surveys of Japanese manufacturers are pointing to a slowdown for the world’s third-largest economy.
Cities around the world were marking Earth Hour on Saturday by turning off lights at 8:30 p.m. local time in a call for global action on climate change.