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    Ukraine approves IMF-backed austerity budget (AFP)
    Dec25

    Ukraine approves IMF-backed austerity budget (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – The Ukrainian parliament on Friday adopted a budget for 2016 with a deficit of 3 percent of GDP, crucial for unlocking much needed aid from the IMF and Western countries. …read more Source: The West...

    Pope encourages UN-backed peace process for Syria, Libya
    Dec25

    Pope encourages UN-backed peace process for Syria, Libya

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is praying that recent U.N.-backed peace agreements for Syria and Libya will quickly end the suffering of their people while praising the generosity of those countries that have taken in their refugees. Speaking from the loggia of St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome, Francis issued a Christmas Day peace appeal...

    Ukraine approves IMF-backed austerity budget
    Dec25

    Ukraine approves IMF-backed austerity budget

    The Ukrainian parliament Friday adopted a budget for 2016 with a deficit of 3 percent of GDP, crucial for unlocking much needed aid from the IMF and Western countries …read more Source: The Daily...

    Azerbaijani GM Bajarani shocks top seed Kryvoruchko
    Dec25

    Azerbaijani GM Bajarani shocks top seed Kryvoruchko

    Youthful Azerbaijan champion Ulvi Bajarani shocked top seed Yuri Kryvoruchko of Ukraine to maintain a perfect score with 17 others after two rounds of the 4th Al Ain Classic Chess Championship at the Hili Rayhaan Rotana Hotel in Al Ain, UAE. …read more Source:...

    Moscow-Washington agreements may lead to revision of Russia’s isolation
    Dec25

    Moscow-Washington agreements may lead to revision of Russia’s isolation

    Mr. Safrastyan, yet not so long ago the economic relations between Russia, Turkey have developed enough to arouse concerns over the Karabakh conflict’s possbile resolution in prejudice of Armenia, as it happened in 1921. The shot down of the Russian Su-24 warplane in no way fits into this logic. What were the true reasons behind that step...

    Ukraine approves 2016 budget, clearing way for delayed IMF loan
    Dec25

    Ukraine approves 2016 budget, clearing way for delayed IMF loan

    Ukraine has approved an annual budget that includes a deficit specified by the International Monetary Fund. The organization said it was necessary the country met its stipulations before it provided more financial aid. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Russian economy struggling to weather storm, land in sight
    Dec25

    Russian economy struggling to weather storm, land in sight

    The year 2015 saw the Russian economy in a critical condition, caused in part by the decline of global oil prices and Western sanctions imposed on the country due to its takeover of Crimea and alleged involvement in the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    Beeline raffled off 3 trips to UAE
    Dec25

    Beeline raffled off 3 trips to UAE

    Nearly 5000 Beeline subscribers who purchased brand smart phones and activated Smart + tariff plan since November 23 have taken part in the drawing of 3 tour packages to united Arab Emirates and 50 tablets, Beeline press-service informs. “Upon numerous subscribers’ requests, we hold the drawing on the New year Eve so that this...

    Ukraine parliament passes bill that allows foreign soldiers’ entry into country
    Dec25

    Ukraine parliament passes bill that allows foreign soldiers’ entry into country

    …read more Source: NEWS.am

    US orders 20 more Russian rocket engines
    Dec25

    US orders 20 more Russian rocket engines

    Two US companies have ordered a new batch of Russian rocket engines for civil and commercial launches, shortly after Congress removed a ban on using such rockets. According to reports, United Launch Alliance (ULA), a joint venture of Lockheed Martin and Boeing, said Wednesday it had ordered 20 new RD-180 rocket engines from Russia on top of 29...