New EU president faces challenges

New EU president faces challenges

(VOVWORLD) - Austria assumed the rotating EU presidency on July 1. In its 6-month term, the government of Prime Minister Sebastian Kurz will have to make important decisions on uniting or...
Theresa May calls for Tory unity on Brexit

Theresa May calls for Tory unity on Brexit

(VOVWORLD) - UK Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday called on the Conservative Party to be united on Britain’s departure from the EU, known as Brexit. Ms. May said she...
Deputy PM meets Greece’s parliamentary leaders

Deputy PM meets Greece’s parliamentary leaders

(VOVWORLD) - Parliamentary leaders of Greece voiced their support for the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) while meeting with Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh in...
UN agencies praise EU's migration deal

UN agencies praise EU's migration deal

(VOVWORLD) - UN humanitarian agencies on Friday broadly welcomed a freshly-inked deal on migration by European Union leaders which calls for more Member States to take responsibility within their borders for...
EU Summit reaches agreement on migration

EU Summit reaches agreement on migration

(VOVWORLD) -European Union leaders reached an agreement on migration after almost 10 hours of tough talks in Brussels on thorny issues threatening the bloc and free travel zone and German...
British Queen approves Brexit bill

British Queen approves Brexit bill

(VOVWORLD) - Britain's Queen Elizabeth on Tuesday gave royal assent to Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit bill, ending months of debate over the legislation that will formally end Britain...
Legal review concludes for Vietnam-EU FTA

Legal review concludes for Vietnam-EU FTA

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnam and the EU have finished the legal review process for the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and reached agreement on the bilateral investment protection deal. The result...
Iran urges EU to maintain nuclear deal

Iran urges EU to maintain nuclear deal

(VOVWORLD) - Spokesman of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Behrooz Kamalvandi said Monday that Europe should decide whether it will maintain the 2015 nuclear deal at the end of June...
EU sanctions Venezuelans

EU sanctions Venezuelans

(VOVWORLD) - The European Union banned travel and froze the assets of 11 senior Venezuelan officials on Monday, including Vice President Delcy Rodriguez, due to a controversial presidential election in May