Just hours before the vote started, the prime minister made a last-minute appeal for support at an emotional meeting of backbench MPs.
Volkswagen Group CEO and Audi supervisory board chairman Herbert Diess stated that "as interim CEO, Bram Schot has already done a convincing job in recent months and is effectively tackling the current challenges," reports Xinhua news agency.
Prosecutors had asked for a prison term of between 51 and 63 months due to the "seriousness" of Cohen's violations of election laws.
Proposals for reforming the World Trade Organization fail to deal with problems raised by the United States, U.S. Ambassador Dennis Shea told the WTO’s General Council on Wednesday.
China is planning to replace an industrial policy with a new program that promises greater access for foreign companies, the Wall Street Journal reported here on Wednesday, in a move to resolve trade tensions with the United States.
A massive manhunt was under way in northeastern France on Wednesday for a gunman who killed three people and wounded a dozen others at a Christmas market in the eastern city of Strasbourg.
British Prime Minister Theresa May has canceled a meeting of her cabinet of senior ministers which had been scheduled for later on Wednesday, her office said in a statement.
Police in Vietnam have issued an arrest warrant for an activist accused of trying to overthrow the state by posting pro-democracy materials on Facebook.
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte will present European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker with revised budget numbers at a meeting later on Wednesday, a source in the prime minister’s office said.