Business hours at Brazil's banks will be shortened to four hours a day during the World Cup, according to an announcement by the country's central bank on Wednesday.
The Marx Memorial Library in London is marking the bicentenary of Karl Marx with a major international conference on May 5th and a series of events under a project called Marx200.
Though more countries are taking action, still nine out of ten people worldwide are breathing air containing high levels of pollutants, with an estimated death toll of seven million every year caused by outdoor and household air pollution, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned on Tuesday.
Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), has said his country will openly close its main nuclear test site in May, the Blue House of South Korea said Sunday.
UN officials, leading economists and academics have gathered at UN headquarters on Friday to discuss ways to try to protect global free-trade.
Leaders of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and South Korea have signed a joint declaration confirming their common goal of complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders has released on Thursday photos of the meeting between US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Without directly chiding Donald Trump, French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday forcefully challenged many of his U.S. counterpart's policies, urging Washington to embrace multilateralism and economic globalization.
US Scientists working on new ways to battle the erosion that threatens Louisiana's coastline have a dramatic new tool: a massive replica of the lower Mississippi River.
South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) will hold additional working-level talks early next week to discuss the upcoming summit between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and top DPRK leader Kim Jong Un.
Chinese actor Zhang Zhen is among the 71st Cannes Film Festival's eight jury members
IMF predicts 3.9% world economic growth for 2018 and 2019
The United States started its military action against Syria's capital Damascus before daybreak Saturday as loud explosions were heard in Damascus with "red dots" seen flying from earth to the sky, reported Syrian state TV and Xinhua reporters in Damascus.
Mario Monti, economist and former Italian prime minister, says that he welcomes China's commitment to further opening up the country's market and a shared vision of the future in the international system.
With his film "Ash is purest white"