All posts by VOANews

March 8, 2018, by VOANews

The International Monetary Fund and European leaders pushed back on March 7 against US president Donald Trump’s plan to impose steep tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, saying it would […]

IMF hikes global growth outlook on US tax cut boost

January 23, 2018, by VOANews

In the latest update to the IMF’s World Economic Outlook (WEO), nearly all the forecasts for 2018 and 2019 were revised upward compared to the O ...

Court in Macedonia convicts 33 people of planning terrorist attacks

November 3, 2017, by VOANews

A court in Macedonia on Thursday convicted 33 people of planning terrorist attacks as members of an ethnic Albanian militant group. Heavy security, in ...

Nato challenges Russia on scope of war games

October 27, 2017, by VOANews

Nato has accused Russia of misleading the Western military alliance about the military exercises it held last month with Belarus. “There is a di ...

  • Aid group halts sea rescues in Mediterranean
    October 26, 2017, by VOANews

    The international aid group Save the Children is suspending its efforts to rescue migrants making the dangerous Mediterranean Sea crossing from Libya. Tuesday, the organization said the combination of falling […]

  • Conservative Kurz declares victory in Austrian general election
    October 15, 2017, by VOANews

    Sebastian Kurz, the 31-year-old charismatic conservative party leader, has declared victory in Austria’s general election – putting him on track to be Europe’s youngest leader. Observers say Kurz has succeeded […]