Yahoo News ZURICH (AP) — FIFA has appointed the president of the corruption-ravaged South American governing body to chair its finance committee.
BANGKOK (AP) — An official statement says Thailand's new King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun has named an 11-member council of advisers, bringing in three new officials, including a
Turkish police detained the mayor of the southeastern city of Van on Thursday, security sources said, a day after arresting two other regional mayors in a crackdown on politicians accused of links to
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's moderate President Hassan Rouhani has appointed a woman as the head of the country's tourism and cultural heritage department.
German auto giant Volkswagen said Thursday it had appointed a historian to look into the firm's actions during Brazil's military dictatorship, following allegations it had allowed the torture of
By Alastair Sharp TORONTO (Reuters) - A Canadian judge on Tuesday appointed a receiver to oversee the sale of a Toronto hotel-condo tower bearing the name of U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump
By Sebastien Malo NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The World Bank has appointed its first adviser tasked with promoting the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) issues in
MARSEILLE, France (AP) — Marseille appointed Andoni Zubizarreta as sporting director on Thursday, the second major change since American owner Frank McCourt bought the club last week.
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko, whose time in office has been tarnished by allegations of state-sponsored doping, has been promoted to deputy prime minister, the Kremlin said Wednesday.
The Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority has named a new Director of Tourism, USA, based in New York City. Kim Jack Riley began her tenure on Wednesday, July 6, 2016.
The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Corporation (PetroVietnam) appointed four deputy general directors, including Mr. Nguyen Quynh Lam, Mr. Le Minh Hong, Mr. Nguyen Quoc Thap and Mr. Nguyen Sinh Khang.
Travel PR and marketing agency Lotus has been appointed to promote travel to the Ecuadorian capital Quito in the United Kingdom. Lotus will be working in alliance with Newlink Group, an