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    Bekker wants more than Tencent
    May21

    Bekker wants more than Tencent

    Billionaire Koos Bekker has spent 15 years riding the rocket of the Chinese internet thanks to one really smart – or really lucky – investment. Now he is trying to do it again. ||| Christopher Spillane and Matthew CampbellBILLIONAIRE Koos Bekker has spent 15 years riding the rocket of the Chinese internet thanks to one really smart – or really...

    Poroshenko says Ukraine waging ‘real war’ with Russia
    May21

    Poroshenko says Ukraine waging ‘real war’ with Russia

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko sparked fresh Kremlin fury on Wednesday by warning that his crisis-torn country was fighting a “real war” against …read more Source: The New...

    No quick end to Russia’s economic pain
    May20

    No quick end to Russia’s economic pain

    Russia is still in deep economic trouble even if it has dodged an immediate meltdown. ||| Moscow – Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov warned on Wednesday the country would face no choice but to rein in public spending over the next few years, highlighting how Russia is still in deep economic trouble even if it has dodged an immediate...

    Russia may lift food import ban on some firms
    May20

    Russia may lift food import ban on some firms

    Hungary, Cyprus and Greece — while taking part in the EU sanctions — rewarded for maintaining good economic and political ties with Russia …read more Source: Business...

    NATO’s Stoltenberg tells Russia’s Lavrov to pull out of Ukraine
    May19

    NATO’s Stoltenberg tells Russia’s Lavrov to pull out of Ukraine

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said on Tuesday he had told Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov that Russia must withdraw all troops and he …read more Source: The New...

    Ukraine to prosecute Russian soldiers
    May18

    Ukraine to prosecute Russian soldiers

    Ukraine accused two captured Russian servicemen of having killed Ukrainian troops in fighting in its east and said they would be prosecuted for “terrorist acts”. ||| Kiev – Ukraine on Monday accused two captured Russian servicemen of having killed Ukrainian troops in fighting in its east and said they would be prosecuted for “terrorist...

    News24.com | NATO: unclear if Russia serious about peace deal
    May18

    News24.com | NATO: unclear if Russia serious about peace deal

    A senior NATO official says it is still unclear whether Russia was prepared to take steps to support the Minsk agreement to ease the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Three killed, 17 wounded in past 24 hours in east – Ukrainian military
    May17

    Three killed, 17 wounded in past 24 hours in east – Ukrainian military

    Three Ukrainian serviceman have been killed and 17 wounded in fresh separatist attacks in eastern Ukraine in violation of a ceasefire agreement, a Ukr …read more Source: The New...

    News24.com | France offers Russia deal to ditch warships
    May15

    News24.com | France offers Russia deal to ditch warships

    France has offered Russia its terms to scrap a contentious contract to supply two warships that was suspended due to the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source:...

    Russia to prosecute undesirable foreign organisations
    May15

    Russia to prosecute undesirable foreign organisations

    Russia is expected to introduce new powers to prosecute foreigners whose activities are seen as ‘undesirable’ on national security grounds. Russian MPs are voting on a bill to ban undesirable foreign non-governmental organisations (NGOs) or firms. A party loyal to President Vladimir Putin drafted the law. Foreign agentsUnder an existing...

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