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    Eurovision organisers in Ukraine quit preparations
    Feb16

    Eurovision organisers in Ukraine quit preparations

    This year’s Eurovision pop song competition is facing a significant obstacle after 21 leading employee of this year’s organising committee in Ukraine refused to continue preparations. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    The future of the sharing economy is in the hands of the courts
    Feb16

    The future of the sharing economy is in the hands of the courts

    It’s been 10 years since the iPhone was launched. At that time, the digital revolution was in its infancy and the iPad, Kindle, 4G, Airbnb, Twitter, Android, Oculus, Spotify, Instagram, Snapchat, WhatsApp & Uber were the unknown future. These are now the dominant technologies of our time. They are disrupting every industry and changing...

    FMs to gather in Germany for G20 summit
    Feb16

    FMs to gather in Germany for G20 summit

    DUSHANBE, 16.02.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/. Top diplomats of the G20 members will gather on Thursday in Germany’s western city of Bonn, paving the way for the G20 Summit in July, Xinhua reports citing media on Wednesday. According to the official agenda, the two-day ministerial informal meeting will mainly focus on the 2030 sustainable...

    Contact group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk on 1 March
    Feb16

    Contact group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk on 1 March

    “Our next meeting will take place on 1 March,” said Martin Sajdik. …read more Source:...

    G20 meets Tillerson: what to expect
    Feb16

    G20 meets Tillerson: what to expect

    US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, speaks during the 2015 Oil and Money conference in central London on October 7, 2015/AFP/Getty ImagesBONN, Germany, Feb 16 – US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s G20 peers get their first chance Thursday to hear direct from the top what President Donald Trump’s foreign policy will look like. Here...

    Contact group on Ukraine request UN help in POW release
    Feb16

    Contact group on Ukraine request UN help in POW release

    Martin Sajdik said that the meeting on 15 February continued the discussion of the issue related to the release of persons illegally detained due to the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Parties to Ukraine conflict agree to withdraw weaponry by 20 February
    Feb16

    Parties to Ukraine conflict agree to withdraw weaponry by 20 February

    “An agreement was reached to withdraw heavy weaponry, which is subject to the Minsk agreements, before 20 February,” said Martin Sajdik. …read more Source:...

    What’s ours is OURS: Russia SLAPS DOWN Trump and claims ‘Crimea is going nowhere’
    Feb16

    What’s ours is OURS: Russia SLAPS DOWN Trump and claims ‘Crimea is going nowhere’

    RUSSIA has brushed-off Donald Trump’s attempt to “get tough” with the former Soviet State, ignoring his warnings to “return” Crimea. …read more Source:...

    Rex Tillerson: G20 meets US Secretary of State: what to expect
    Feb16

    Rex Tillerson: G20 meets US Secretary of State: what to expect

    US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's G20 peers get their first chance Thursday to hear direct from the top what President Donald Trump's foreign policy will look like. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s G20 peers get their first chance Thursday to hear direct from the top what President Donald Trump’s foreign policy will...

    Ukraine declares state of emergency over energy
    Feb16

    Ukraine declares state of emergency over energy

    Ukraine on Wednesday announced a state of emergency for its energy sector that could result in rolling blackouts as officials try to sharply curtail electricity use by consumers. The decision was made at a Cabinet meeting to work out a response to a two-week strike by ultranationalists who have blocked a railroad between the coal-producing […]...