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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    EU extends by 6 months economic sanctions on Russia
    Jun28

    EU extends by 6 months economic sanctions on Russia

    The EU extends for another 6 months its economic sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    EU extends Russia sanctions until January 2018
    Jun28

    EU extends Russia sanctions until January 2018

    France and Germany cited no progress in efforts to negotiate an end to the conflict in Ukraine that has killed more than 10,000 people. …read more Source:...

    Government facilitates hiring of ethnic Bulgarians from abroad
    Jun28

    Government facilitates hiring of ethnic Bulgarians from abroad

    At its regular weekly sitting, the Council of Ministers approved draft agreements on labour migration with Armenia, Moldova and Ukraine. After the sitting Deputy Prime Minister Valeri Simeonov, who is in charge of Bulgarians abroad, announced that persons wishing to work in Bulgaria for a period of 90 days will now be able to obtain the documents...

    EU Extends Russia Economic Sanctions
    Jun28

    EU Extends Russia Economic Sanctions

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The European Union on Wednesday formally rolled over damaging economic sanctions against Russia for another six months, saying Moscow had failed to live up to its Ukraine ceasefire commitments. …read more Source: Tasnim News...

    Senior Ukrainian intelligence officer killed in car bombing
    Jun28

    Senior Ukrainian intelligence officer killed in car bombing

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A senior Ukrainian military intelligence officer was killed in a car bombing in the country’s capital Tuesday morning, authorities said.The Defense Ministry identified the victim as Col. Maxim Shapoval of the Chief… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Firms scramble to recover from wave of cyberattacks
    Jun28

    Firms scramble to recover from wave of cyberattacks

    KIEV: Thousands of computer users across the globe scrambled on Wednesday to reboot after a wave of ransomware cyberattacks spread from Ukraine and Russia across Europe to the United States. The virus, which locked up files at companies and government agencies including the Chernobyl nuclear site and demanded a payment worth US$300 (RM1,290),...

    Ukraine, Maersk hit in new wave of global cyberattacks
    Jun28

    Ukraine, Maersk hit in new wave of global cyberattacks

    MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Another major cyberattack appears to be ongoing, affecting a host of companies and organizations around the world on Tuesday, June 27. Forbes reported that Ukraine’s government, its National Bank, and power companies there all warned of cyberattacks, as airports and transportation services in Ukraine became...

    EU extends Russia sanctions until Jan 2018
    Jun28

    EU extends Russia sanctions until Jan 2018

    The European Union formally extended its economic sanctions on Russia on Wednesday, a widely expected step that keeps restrictions on business with Russian energy, defence and financial sectors until January 31, 2018. The sanctions were imposed in July 2014 following Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Black Sea peninsula and...

    Business highlights June 28 2017
    Jun28

    Business highlights June 28 2017

    CMA gazettes Stewardship Code The Capital Markets Authority, Kenya’s market regulator, has announced the gazettement of the Stewardship Code for Institutional Investors (Stewardship Code) Kenya is now the second country in Africa, after South Africa, to introduce the framework. The Stewardship Code is aimed at empowering institutional...

    Nato assisting Ukrainian cyber defences after ransom ware attack cripples government and businesses
    Jun28