Greek islands overloaded with migrants

Greek islands overloaded with migrants

(VOVWORLD) - The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has reiterated its call to the Greek authorities to take immediate steps to address the serious humanitarian situation for around 11,000 asylum-seekers...
US, China seek to ease trade war

US, China seek to ease trade war

(VOVWORLD) -President Donald Trump said Thursday that he spoke to Chinese President Xi Jinping amid concerns about escalating trade tensions between the world's two largest economies
Angela Merkel to quit politics

Angela Merkel to quit politics

(VOVWORLD) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she will step down as Chancellor in 2021 and not seek re-election as leader of the Christian Democratic Union of Germany (CDU), a center...
Vietnam seeks stronger economic ties with Poland

Vietnam seeks stronger economic ties with Poland

(VOVWORLD) - The traditional friendship and cooperation between Vietnam and Poland is growing strong, with Poland being Vietnam’s largest trade partner in East-Central Europe, while Vietnam is Poland’s...
ISIS seeks alternative sources of finance

ISIS seeks alternative sources of finance

(VOVWORLD) - The Islamic State (ISIS) is seeking alternative sources of finance, after its revenue from the sale of oil and collection of taxes from the population in Syria and Iraq shrunk...