Swedish PM resigns, finance minister likely successor

This May 29, 2020, photo shows Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven giving a press conference about the situation of the COVID-19 pandemic, at the government headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden. (JONATHAN NACKSTRAND / AFP) STOCKHOLM - Swedish centre-left Prime Minister Stefan Lofven formally resigned on Wednesday, opening the way for Finance Minister...

Supporting Government to Reduce Emissions, Pertamina Cooperates with ExxonMobil to Develop Low Carbon Technology

JAKARTA, Nov 2, 2021 – (ACN Newswire) – In line with President Joko Widodo’s direction to transform businesses towards a green economy, Pertamina is pursuing the Government’s target of reducing 29% Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions by 2030 with its own efforts and 41% with international assistance. President Director of Pertamina, Nicke Widyawati, and President...

Romania’s president nominates defense chief as new premier

Romanian Defense Minister Nicolae Ciuca (right) walks with US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin (left) during presser at the Romanian Defense Ministry headquarters in Bucharest, Romania, Oct 20, 2021. (DANIEL MIHAILESCU / AFP) BUCHAREST - Romanian President Klaus Iohannis on Thursday nominated Nicolae Ciuca, defense minister in the caretaker cabinet, as candidate for...

Greece’s PM reshuffles ministers following wildfires

In this June 24, 2021 photo, Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis arrives on the first day of a European Union (EU) summit at The European Council Building in Brussels. (ARIS OIKONOMOU / POOL / AFP) Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis reshuffled the members of his government on Tuesday following a...

Maduro taps new foreign minister in cabinet shakeup

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a press conference with international media correspondents at the Miraflores Presidential Palace in Caracas, on Aug 16, 2021. (FEDERICO PARRA / AFP) CARACAS - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Thursday named the country's envoy to China as the new foreign minister in a cabinet...

Norway govt faces big defeat in Sept election, poll shows

In this June 14, 2021 photo, Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg is greeted by NATO Secretary General during the NATO summit at the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) headquarters in Brussels. (KENZO TRIBOUILLARD / POOL / AFP) OSLO - Norway’s centre-left opposition parties are expected to defeat the incumbent Conservative-led...

St. Vincent PM recovering after head injury at protest

This file handout photo on June 24, 20201 released by the Venezuelan presidency shows Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro (right) and St. Vincent and the Grenadines Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves during the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of America Summit at the Miraflores presidential palace in Caracas, on June 24, 2021....