The Latest: Deutsche Bank to slash 18,000 jobs in reshuffle

BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on Germany's Deutsche Bank (all times local): 5:15 p.m. Germany's struggling Deutsche Bank says it will cut 18,000 jobs by 2022 in a sweepi...

Crusaders make 2 changes for Super Rugby final

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — The Christchurch-based Crusaders made two injury-enforced changes on Thursday to their starting lineup for Saturday's Super Rugby final against Argentina's Jaguares. ...

Taiwan Sugar Corporation chairman replacement seen as political move

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Political veteran Chen Chao-yi (陳昭義) was sworn in as the new chairman of the state-owned Taiwan Sugar Corporation (TSC), in a reshuffle that some say is politically motiva...

Investment pledges by overseas Taiwan firms top NT$375 billion

Another four Taiwanese companies have gained approval to return home under a government incentive program, bringing the total investments pledged by such firms to over NT$375 billion (US$11.90 billion...

Poland: Cabinet reshuffled after some ministers win EU seats

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's president has sworn in new members of Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki's Cabinet after several government ministers won mandates to the European Parliament. ...

Polish government reshuffle expected following EU elections

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The spokesman for Polish President Andrzej Duda says there will be a major government reshuffle sometime next week following the election of several ministers to the European Par...

Poland's ruling right-wing party tops the polls

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's ruling Law and Justice party has emerged as the big winner in the country's European parliament elections, taking over 45% of the votes following an aggressive campaign ...

European victory gives Salvini more leverage in Italy

ROME (AP) — The League party of Italy's hard-line interior minister, Matteo Salvini, was one of the biggest winners in the European elections, with sky-rocketing support that bolsters his role as the ...

How powerful is China's military?

For the first time since 2015, China held a live-fire military exercise in the Taiwan Strait on April 18, aiming to intimidate self-governing Taiwan while showcasing its much-improved military strengt...

Taiwan's investment environment flourishing, says President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s investment environment has improved over the past two or three years thanks to the hard work of the Premier and the administration, President Tsai Ing-wen s...

Jordan reshuffles cabinet to tackle economic challenges

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Jordan's King Abdullah II has approved a cabinet shuffle amid escalating economic pressures, bringing new officials into such key portfolios as interior, planning and labor. ...

How powerful is China's military?

For the first time since 2015, China held a live-fire military exercise in the Taiwan Strait on April 18, aiming to intimidate self-governing Taiwan while showcasing its much-improved military strengt...

Australia to host Pakistan, New Zealand in tests in 2019-20

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Australia will return to the Gabba to open its test summer in a series against Pakistan that will count for points in the ICC's Test Championship. Cricket...

Singapore PM promotes likely successor in Cabinet reshuffle

SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has named a deputy in a Cabinet reshuffle, in a possible indication of his successor. His office said Tuesday that Heng Swee...

3 French ministers bow out of Cabinet, eying elected posts

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron says three Cabinet ministers have resigned, including the European Affairs minister who plans to lead the campaign by Macron's party for European Parliame...