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    The IMF Wakes Up to Fight Graft
    Apr30

    The IMF Wakes Up to Fight Graft

    By Frank VoglThe IMF finally realizes that assigning priority to anti-corruption is not a choice but a necessity. It is now deemed a “macro-critical” issue.The International Monetary Fund is awakening from a long sleep with regard to combating corruption. If the IMF’s new policy announcements are followed by tough action, then the global...

    German minister wants €12bn more for military budget
    Apr30

    German minister wants €12bn more for military budget

    German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen wants a budget increase of €12bn ($14.6bn) on top of what her ministry was set to be allotted for 2019-2021 by the country’s last finance minister.Von der Leyen’s demand is on top of what former finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble earmarked in his budget draft from last summer, German...

    National Security Service of Armenia suppressed the attempt of  illegal entry into the country of a mercenary
    Apr29

    National Security Service of Armenia suppressed the attempt of  illegal entry into the country of a mercenary

    ArmInfo. The National Security Service of Armenia stopped an attempt of illegal entry into the country of a mercenary from Makhachkala. According to the press service of the National Security Service, the department continues to check, process, analyze incoming information about threats to Armenia’s security, and continues to work to...

    The Cabinet authorizes ministries to develop rehabilitation plan for Aleppo Old City
    Apr29

    The Cabinet authorizes ministries to develop rehabilitation plan for Aleppo Old City

    Damascus, SANA-The Cabinet called for outlining a plan for rehabilitating the Old City of Aleppo due to its tourist, cultural, religious and commercial importance. The Ministries of Tourism, Culture and Religious Endowments (Awqaf) was charged by the Cabinet to develop the reparation plan. The Cabinet also formed a work team to follow up on the...

    Ukrainian athlete: Professionals work in Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation
    Apr29

    Ukrainian athlete: Professionals work in Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation

    Professionals work in the Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation, Ukrainian gymnast Olena Diachenko, who is participating in the FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup in Baku, told Trend April 29. …read more Source:...

    Poland looks east to plug manpower gap
    Apr29

    Poland looks east to plug manpower gap

    WARSAW: From behind the wheel of his new Mercedes, a Polish entrepreneur eyes the bus in front of him. It features an ad from an employment agency boasting “Builders, welders: workers from Ukraine and Bangladesh”. Speaking of the Warsaw logistics company he manages, the entrepreneur tells AFP: “Right now we mostly take on...

    Balanced Brazil reduces dependence on Neymar
    Apr29

    Balanced Brazil reduces dependence on Neymar

    In this photo taken on Friday, March 23, 2018, the Brazilian players pose before an international friendly soccer match between Russia and Brazil at the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow. Photo: AP SAO PAULO: Brazil is shaking off the embarrassment of losing 7-1 to Germany in its home World Cup. Since Tite took over as coach in 2016, the five-time world...

    Politics: The federal judge in the Stormy Daniels case thinks it’s ‘likely’ Michael Cohen will be indicted
    Apr29

    Politics: The federal judge in the Stormy Daniels case thinks it’s ‘likely’ Michael Cohen will be indicted

    Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's longtime lawyer, is a person of interest in at least three separate legal disputes. In light of the criminal investigation into him, Cohen indicated this week he would plead the Fifth Amendment in Stormy Daniels' civil case to get a stay. A federal judge on Friday said the court believes it is...

    Russia launches controversial floating nuclear power plant
    Apr29

    Russia launches controversial floating nuclear power plant

    Russia has launched a floating nuclear power plant to supply far-flung Arctic outposts with energy.The Akademik Lomonosov vessel left its shipyard in Saint Petersburg yesterday for its maiden voyage.It is due to sail across the Baltic and Norweigian Seas to the Russian naval port of Murmansk, the Interfax news agency reported.The power...

    Hundreds of reenactors from Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Italy, Spain, Ukraine attend Roman festival in Alba
    Apr28

    Hundreds of reenactors from Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Italy, Spain, Ukraine attend Roman festival in Alba

    More than 300 reenactors from Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Italy, Spain and Ukraine attend Roman Apulum festival in Alba-Iulia, an event that will take place until May 1 and already attracted more than one thousand spectators, most of them tourists. The largest reenactment type of event in Romania, which already became a brand for the city of...