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    Ukraine economy minister resigns over ‘blocked reforms’
    Feb03

    Ukraine economy minister resigns over ‘blocked reforms’

    Ukraine’s Economy Minister Aivaras Abromavicius has resigned, citing ‘efforts underway to block major government reforms needed for the country’s growth.'”Today, I made the decision to submit by resignation from the post of minister of Ukraine’s economic development and trade,” Abromavicius said on Wednesday,...

    How the West Misjudged Russia, Part 4: Mad about Medvedev
    Feb03

    How the West Misjudged Russia, Part 4: Mad about Medvedev

    Editor’s Note: How do Russia and the West see one another? What are the experts’ views on the confrontation between Russia and the West? How do the pundits explain the Russo-Ukrainian war and Russia’s Syrian gambit? What are the roots of the mythology about Russia in the West, and why has the West failed to predict and...

    The Outsourcing Stars 2015 finals
    Feb03

    The Outsourcing Stars 2015 finals

    On 28 January in Warsaw there took place a ceremony marking the end of the year in the outsourcing industry in Poland. The Outsourcing Stars 2015 Gala gathered 300 guests, including academics, businesspeople and representatives of industry organisations from 15 countries worldwide. Experts gave a summary of this successful year, in which,...

    In this week’s magazine | Putin’s Wars
    Feb03

    In this week’s magazine | Putin’s Wars

    A first look at this week’s issue. 5-11 February issuePutin’s Wars Cover story: Putin’s Wars From Ukraine to Syria, Elizabeth Pond on how the Russian strongman overreached. The New Young Fogeys: Is abstinence the ultimate youth rebellion? Eleanor Margolis on Generation Boring and Tim Wigmore on the rise of middle-aged hedonism....

    In blow to Ukraine’s reform hopes, top official resigns, citing corruption
    Feb03

    In blow to Ukraine’s reform hopes, top official resigns, citing corruption

    The nation’s economy minister quit, saying that corrupt deal-making was as bad as ever. …read more Source: The Washington...

    Abe to visit G-7 countries in spring to prepare for summit
    Feb03

    Abe to visit G-7 countries in spring to prepare for summit

    TOKYO: Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to visit the United States in March as well as European members of the Group of Seven countries during the Golden Week holidays from late April to reaffirm cooperation ahead of the G-7 summit in Japan in May, government sources said Tuesday. Aside from holding talks with the leaders of the G-7 countries, Abe...

    Internal reforms threatened after Ukraine economy minister quits
    Feb03

    Internal reforms threatened after Ukraine economy minister quits

    Ukrainian Economy Minister Aivaras Abromavicius quit on Wednesday saying his ministry was being hijacked by corrupt vested interests, dealing another blow to Western hopes that the country can reform itself. …read more Source: Global...

    Ukrainian Official Resigns, Says Reform Efforts Blocked
    Feb03

    Ukrainian Official Resigns, Says Reform Efforts Blocked

    Ukraine’s government, already under strain from political infighting, a frozen conflict in the country’s east and a sagging economy, fell under scrutiny again on Wednesday when its economy minister handed in his resignation, saying the leadership routinely blocked his… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian official resigns, says reform efforts blocked
    Feb03

    Ukrainian official resigns, says reform efforts blocked

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s government, already under strain from political infighting, a frozen conflict in the country’s east and a sagging economy,… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine minister quits over corruption
    Feb03

    Ukraine minister quits over corruption

    Ukraine’s economy minister Aivarus Abromavicius resigns over the slow pace of reform and says he does not want to provide “cover” for corruption. …read more Source:...