Jan 24, 2017

Kubo on verge of move to Belgian club Ghent: reports

Forward Yuya Kubo appears bound for Belgian first-division side Ghent, according to multiple Belgian media reports Tuesday. The 23-year-old striker, who made his pro debut at the age of 17 for J. League second-division team Kyoto, has been playing for Swiss outfit Young Boys since ...

Dec 22, 2016

Argentina finishes year atop FIFA world rankings

Lionel Messi's beaten Copa America finalist Argentina ends the year at the top of FIFA's world rankings while France, defeated in the Euro 2016 final, was named "mover of the year." Argentina finishes 2016 out in front of archrival Brazil to inherit the "team of ...

Belgian region's rejection imperils EU-Canada trade deal

Oct 21, 2016

Belgian region's rejection imperils EU-Canada trade deal

The Belgian region of Wallonia rejected new amendments to a planned EU-Canada free trade agreement on Thursday, reaffirming its opposition and so threatening the entire deal, a flagship of European Union trade policy. All 28 EU governments support the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), ...