French President Emmanuel Macron will boost minimum wages and slash pensioner tax in a desperate attempt to end violent protests sweeping the nation.
All three companies have taken the lead as the world's most valuable company by market cap in recent days and all currently are worth more than US$860 billion.
International humanitarian non-government organsiation Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has released a report titled 'Indefinite Despair' which paints a grim picture of the mental health conditions for refugees and asylum seekers detained on Nauru.
After a two-hour meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Argentina, Donald Trump and Xi Jinping have agreed to a temporary ceasefire on tariffs scheduled to kick in on 1 January.
The US President has restated his position that he would "totally be willing" to close down the government if the Democrats don't come to the the party and agree to the funding by 7 December.
The US President dismissed the report's forecast of disastrous economic and social consequences from global warming, ignoring the fact that his own government agencies had prepared it.
The Canadian facility will be a casualty of the auto giant's pivot into zero-emissions and autonomous vehicles.
Border guards used tear gas on a group of around 500 migrants who were attempting to storm the border in Tijuana, Mexico.
The Ukraine Navy says Russia fired on and seized three of its ships off the annexed territory of Crimea.
British wine seller Majestic is the latest company to outline its plans to stockpile goods to prepare for a messy exit from the EU, announcing it will reserve an extra £8 million (US$10.3 million) of wine.