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    China`s yuan prepares for global currency status as questions on reform linger – Reuters
    Sep30

    China`s yuan prepares for global currency status as questions on reform linger – Reuters

    China`s yuan will formally join the U.S. dollar, the euro, the Japanese yen and the British pound as a global reserve currency on Saturday, in a key milestone in the country`s long campaign to boost its clout on the global stage, according to Reuters. The yuan, also known as the renminbi or ”people`s money”, will be officially added by the...

    Russia accuses U.S. of supporting terrorism
    Sep30

    Russia accuses U.S. of supporting terrorism

    Russia is outraged by the threatening tone of the latest United States statement on Syria, viewing it as tantamount to supporting terrorism, according to Ukraine Today. Kremlin accused the U.S. of supporting terrorism after Washington presented an ultimatum. The U.S. threatens to stop cooperation with Russia in Syria if the Kremlin does not stop...

    Merkel, Putin discuss Ukraine conflict
    Sep30

    Merkel, Putin discuss Ukraine conflict

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has urged Russian President Vladimir Putin to stabilize a fragile cease-fire in Ukraine, according to Radio Liberty. A German government spokesman said Merkel made the remarks in a Wednesday phone call with Putin, RFE/RL reported. Earlier, the Kremlin said Merkel and Putin had agreed on a schedule for future...

    Moderate growth in lending expected in Ukraine: NBU
    Sep30

    Moderate growth in lending expected in Ukraine: NBU

    The National Bank of Ukraine expects moderate growth in bank lending in Ukraine in the second half of this year, NBU Governor Valeria Gontareva said at the Ukrainian Financial Forum, the NBU reported on Facebook. According to her, since some banks have increased the authorized capital and credit rates have been decreased, the regulator predicts...

    Ukraine asks Germany to help in Sheremet murder probe
    Sep30

    Ukraine asks Germany to help in Sheremet murder probe

    The National Police of Ukraine have asked Germany for assistance in investigating the murder of Belarusian journalist Pavel Sheremet, according to the Ukrainian online newspaper Ukrayinska Pravda. The police have also drawn up a letter, addressing the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) as a follow-up of tests conducted by U.S. experts in...

    Russia steps up trolling attacks on the West, U.S. intel report finds
    Sep29

    Russia steps up trolling attacks on the West, U.S. intel report finds

    A new U.S. intelligence report says the Russian government is conducting a wide-ranging and ”opportunistic” campaign to expand its political influence in Europe by deploying Internet ”trolls and other cyber actors” to challenge pro-Western journalists and spread pro-Kremlin messages in social media forums, according to Yahoo News. Yahoo News...

    U.S. weighs tougher response to Russia over Syria crisis: officials – Reuters
    Sep29

    U.S. weighs tougher response to Russia over Syria crisis: officials – Reuters

    Obama administration officials have begun considering tougher responses to the Russian-backed Syrian government assault on Aleppo, including military options, as rising tensions with Moscow diminish hopes for diplomatic solutions from the Middle East to Ukraine and cyberspace, U.S. officials said on Wednesday, according to Reuters. The new...

    Ukraine MFA: Mejlis ban actually ban of Crimean Tatar people
    Sep29

    Ukraine MFA: Mejlis ban actually ban of Crimean Tatar people

    The ban on Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people by the occupation authorities of Crimea is actually a ban on these people, spokesperson for the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry Mariana Betsa said on Thursday during a rally in support of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatars on the Maidan Nezalezhnosti Square in Kyiv. ”The Ukrainian government is doing...

    Director of World Jewish Congress: ”Millions of Ukrainians fought against Nazis”
    Sep29

    Director of World Jewish Congress: ”Millions of Ukrainians fought against Nazis”

    The Executive Director of the World Jewish Congress, Israel`s Laurence Weinbaum notes the need to honor Ukrainians who fought against the Nazis. ”We came here today to remember the terrible tragedy that befell the Jews of Kyiv and surrounding areas – it is Babii Yar, the 75th anniversary of the events,” Weinbaum said at a briefing in Kyiv, adding...

    Ukraine gets $1 bln from eurobonds placed against U.S. guarantees
    Sep29

    Ukraine gets $1 bln from eurobonds placed against U.S. guarantees

    Ukraine`s Finance Minister Oleksandr Danyliuk has announced that $1 billion raised from the placement of eurobonds against U.S. guarantees has been transferred to Ukraine`s accounts. ”One billion dollars from the issue of eurobonds against U.S. guarantees has arrived in Ukraine`s account,” he wrote on Facebook on Thursday, September 29. Ukraine...

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