Iran's largest airline may be forced to turn to domestic banks to finance the large number of new planes it is buying from Airbus and Boeing, amid continued reluctance by international banks to enter the Iranian market.
Tusk: EU united on roll-over of economic sanctions on Russia.
Forbes fired the China hawk Gordon Chang, and then told him they would be deleting all of his articles from the website. It's very unusual for a publication to delete someone's articles. And the editor who fired him said "I'm a huge fan of your work."
IMF says devalued Pakistani rupee a welcome move for economic growth
2 month ago
2 Turkish soldiers implementing Roketsan anti-RPG cage armour to Kirpi MRAP.
China won't worry about the impacts of US tax cuts and will remain popular for foreign investment due to economic stability, market potential and further opening-up, says a MOC spokesman Thursday
Disney says to buy parts of 21st Century Fox for $52.4 billion
2 month ago
A question from AP about whether Russia supports tougher sanctions on North Korea.
Russia has just threatened to block YouTube and Twitter if they don't delete Open Russia's accounts. TASS is talking about the number of films and TV programmes that are banned in Ukraine.
2 month ago
Direct foreign investment in Russia has doubled, Putin claims.
Putin: We had a record harvest this year. We never had one like that before.
Saudi Arabia announces $19.2 billion stimulus package to spur private sector growth
2 month ago
Five killed, 20 injured after suspected gas fire in coal mine in southwest China's Guizhou Province on Wednesday evening; cause under investigation
Nine European press agencies, including @AFP, called on internet giants to be forced to pay copyright for using news content on which they make vast profits
: "The bill is going to cut taxes for American businesses, both big ones and small ones Right now they're paying 35% and that's the highest in the industrialized world."
Following a meeting with Lebanese PM, Gen. Votel and US Ambassador to Lebanon announce $120 million arms package to Lebanon, to include 6 MD 530G light attack helicopters, 6new Scan Eagle unmanned aerial vehicles, and communication and night vision equipment
Brazil police raid homes of two members of Congress in bribery probe
2 month ago
AAE-1 submarine cable entered service in June and reached Mualla Aden early this year but is not yet connected in Aden. It offers an initial capacity of 40 Tbps.
Now Russian consumer watchdog is inspecting McDonalds outlets in Moscow for the first time since 2012.
Czech Republic will ratify the fiscal compact treaty, says new prime minister @AndrejBabis
Koreas President Moon proposes new principles for Korea-China economic cooperation
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister: Moscow is ready to discuss easing the arms embargo on Libya
Sistema shares plunge 9 percent as its assets get frozen with Rosneft suing it
Russia's Gazprom says gets loan, credit line of 1.7 billion euros
Ethiopia finalises construction of Genale-Dawa Hydro electric power dam. (believe tributaries that will be supplying this dam are the very same ones that flow towards the border with Somalia to make Jubba river)
South Korea government has called an emergency meeting on cryptocurrency; to announce measures on cryptocurrency trading on Friday - central bank official
IMF says Sudan must float currency to boost growth, investment
"We're losing the battle" against global warming, French President Macron tells "One Planet" summit in Paris
UK's Buzzard oil field shut down over Forties pipeline outage - two industry sources
Austria ex-finance minister goes on trial accused of corruption
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