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    Russia pledges to recognise Ukraine separatists’ elections
    Oct29

    Russia pledges to recognise Ukraine separatists’ elections

    Moscow fuelling tensions with the country’s newly elected pro-Western leaders as they negotiate on forming a coalition government …read more Source: Business...

    Russian income slump saps BP profits
    Oct29

    Russian income slump saps BP profits

    BP’s third-quarter results took a hit from declining oil prices and a sharp drop in income from Russia as Western sanctions on Moscow led to a slump in earnings from the oil major’s local partner, Kremlin-controlled Rosneft. ||| Dmitry Zhdannikov and Ron Bousso LondonBP’S THIRD-QUARTER results took a hit from declining oil...

    ‘Ukraine unlikely to get IMF tranche this year’
    Oct28

    ‘Ukraine unlikely to get IMF tranche this year’

    Ukraine is unlikely to receive a second tranche of a $17-billion (R186 billion) loan programme from the International Monetary Fund this year as expected, Finance Minister Oleksander Shlapak said. ||| Kiev – Ukraine is unlikely to receive a second tranche of a $17-billion (R186 billion) loan programme from the International Monetary Fund...

    Rebel vote undermines peace – Ukraine
    Oct28

    Rebel vote undermines peace – Ukraine

    Russia’s announcement that it will recognise separatist elections in eastern Ukraine “undermines” peace efforts, a Ukrainian official said. …read more Source:...

    BP posts slump in Russian income
    Oct28

    BP posts slump in Russian income

    BP’s third-quarter results took a hit from declining oil prices and a sharp drop in income from Russia as Western sanctions on Moscow led to a slump in earnings from the oil major’s local partner, Kremlin-controlled Rosneft. ||| London – BP’s third-quarter results took a hit from declining oil prices and a sharp drop in...

    Russia to support rebel polls
    Oct28

    Russia to support rebel polls

    Russia plans to recognise elections being organised by rebels in the restive eastern Ukraine, it said. …read more Source:...

    Russian sanctions hurt mine magnates
    Oct28

    Russian sanctions hurt mine magnates

    Russia’s mining billionaires are starting to feel the sting of economic sanctions. ||| Yuliya Fedorinova and Alex Sazonov MoscowRussia’s mining billionaires are starting to feel the sting of economic sanctions.Mikhail Prokhorov, whose investment empire stretches from the world’s largest aluminium maker to the Brooklyn Nets...

    Poland to move thousands of troops east
    Oct27

    Poland to move thousands of troops east

    Poland will move thousands of troops toward its eastern borders in a historic realignment of a military structure built in the Cold War, the country’s defence minister has said. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine leader wins pro-West mandate but wary of Russia
    Oct27

    Ukraine leader wins pro-West mandate but wary of Russia

    Pro-Western parties will dominate Ukraine’s parliament after an election handed President Petro Poroshenko a mandate to end a separatist conflict and steer the country further out of Russia’s orbit into Europe’s mainstream. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Emerging stocks drop
    Oct27

    Emerging stocks drop

    Emerging-market stocks fell as Brazil’s currency and Ibovespa futures sank after President Dilma Rousseff won elections. ||| London – Emerging-market stocks fell as Brazil’s currency and Ibovespa futures sank after President Dilma Rousseff won elections.The Shanghai Composite Index completed its longest losing streak of...

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