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    Poroshenko, Kiska coordinate priorities of cooperation in context of Slovakia`s future EU presidency
    May23

    Poroshenko, Kiska coordinate priorities of cooperation in context of Slovakia`s future EU presidency

    In the framework of the working visit to Istanbul, President Petro Poroshenko had a meeting with President of Slovakia Andrej Kiska where the parties shared views on the important issues of bilateral agenda and international cooperation, according to the Ukrainian president`s press service.”The Heads of State paid special attention to the...

    Jose Mourinho set to replace Louis van Gaal as Manchester Utd manager
    May23

    Jose Mourinho set to replace Louis van Gaal as Manchester Utd manager

    Louis van Gaal has been sacked as manager of Manchester United, with former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho set to be named as his replacement, according to BBC News.Mourinho`s appointment is expected to be confirmed after the 53-year-old Portuguese meets with senior United officials on Tuesday, BBC News reports.It is not yet certain what future Ryan...

    Ukraine, U.S. ink customs mutual assistance agreement
    May23

    Ukraine, U.S. ink customs mutual assistance agreement

    On May 23, Ukraine and the United States signed the Customs Mutual Assistance Agreement which provides for cooperation between Ukraine`s Fiscal State Service and the U.S. Customs and Border Service to curb illegal actions that harm economic interests of both countries, according to Ukraine Today.”Over 25 years of our independence, our system of...

    Zhirinovsky offers to annihilate 200,000 people in nuclear strike
    May23

    Zhirinovsky offers to annihilate 200,000 people in nuclear strike

    Russia`s Liberal Democratic Party (LDPR) leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky has offered to launch a nuclear strike on a country with a population of 200,000 people ”so that no one slaps Russia in the face and no one shells Donbas,” according to an UNIAN correspondent in Russia.”There is an island in the North Sea, a small country with a population of...

    Ukraine MFA: cigarette smuggler diplomat`s relative
    May23

    Ukraine MFA: cigarette smuggler diplomat`s relative

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine has stressed that a person who was earlier detained on a Ukraine-Hungary border with an illegal batch of cigarettes was not a diplomat, but a diplomat`s relative, according to an UNIAN correspondent.”It is not a diplomat or embassy employee who has been detained, but a [diplomat`s] relative. This raises...

    Deutsche Bank says Polish zloty world`s cheapest currency
    May23

    Deutsche Bank says Polish zloty world`s cheapest currency

    According to Deutsche Bank`s Global FX Research team, led by Alan Ruskin and George Saravelos, the Polish currency is ”extremely cheap” and undervalued by about 10%, Business Insider reported.Poland`s economy expanded 3% year-over-year in the first quarter, and while that was the weakest growth in more than two years, economists maintain a...

    Putin to visit Greece on May 27-28 – Kremlin
    May23

    Putin to visit Greece on May 27-28 – Kremlin

    Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit Greece on May 27-28, the Kremlin press service reported.The talks with Greek officials are expected to focus on key issues of bilateral trade, economic and investment interaction, including the implementation of joint energy and transport projects, according to the report.The Russian president and the...

    Brazil may sell stake in Petrobras oil and gas giant amid corruption scandal
    May23

    Brazil may sell stake in Petrobras oil and gas giant amid corruption scandal

    Brazil`s government may agree on the sale of its share in Brazilian oil and gas giant Petrobras, which since 2014 has been engulfed in a corruption scandal, Russian news agency Prime reported referring to sources that are familiar with the matter.It is reported that Brazil`s government is considering selling stakes in state-controlled assets –...

    Latvian prosecutors indict organizer of trips to occupied Crimea
    May23

    Latvian prosecutors indict organizer of trips to occupied Crimea

    Latvian prosecutor`s office has brought charges against the person who organized illegal trips to Crimea in violation of EU sanctions imposed against Russia for the occupation of Ukraine`s Crimean peninsula, according to Delfi.In late April, the Security Police appealed to the prosecutor`s office of the Riga judicial district concerning criminal...

    Ukraine`s gas stocks in underground facilities grow to 9 bcm
    May23

    Ukraine`s gas stocks in underground facilities grow to 9 bcm

    The stocks of natural gas in Ukraine`s underground storage facilities grew by 96 million cubic meters (mcm) from May 14 to May 21, or 1.1%, to 9.019 billion cubic meters (bcm) from 8.923 bcm, according to the operator of Ukraine`s gas transport system, Ukrtransgaz.The average daily volume of gas pumping into the underground storage stood at about...

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