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    Lagarde warns Ukraine over pace of reform
    Feb10

    Lagarde warns Ukraine over pace of reform

    IMF chief says that without a big push ‘it is hard to see how the IMF-supported programme can continue’ …read more Source: Financial...

    4 killed as passenger bus hits mine in east Ukraine
    Feb10

    4 killed as passenger bus hits mine in east Ukraine

    Four people were killed today when a passenger minibus hit a mine in eastern Ukraine during a relative calm in fighting, officials said. An AFP reporter at the scene saw pools of blood and personal belongings of the victims scattered near a checkpoint at Marinka – a flashpoint village of about 10,000 people that witnessed heavy battles...

    IMF Chief Warns Ukraine Over Slow Pace of Reform
    Feb10

    IMF Chief Warns Ukraine Over Slow Pace of Reform

    The head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, has warned Ukraine it would be unable to keep supporting it financially if the country doesn’t step up its reforms efforts. Ukraine relies on funding from the IMF and international donors as it battles deep economic problems, in large part resulting from the conflict in the...

    IMF Chief Warns Ukraine Over Slow Pace of Reform
    Feb10

    IMF Chief Warns Ukraine Over Slow Pace of Reform

    The managing director of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, has criticized Ukraine over what she says is the slow pace of reforms …read more Source: ABC...

    Four killed as passenger bus hits mine in east Ukraine (AFP)
    Feb10

    Four killed as passenger bus hits mine in east Ukraine (AFP)

    Marinka (Ukraine) (AFP) – Four people were killed on Wednesday when a passenger minibus hit a mine in eastern Ukraine during a relative calm in fighting, officials said. …read more Source: The West...

    IMF chief warns Ukraine over slow pace of reform
    Feb10

    IMF chief warns Ukraine over slow pace of reform

    MOSCOW (AP) — The head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, has warned Ukraine it would be unable to keep supporting it financially if …read more Source: Taiwan...

    IMF warns Ukraine it will halt $40bn bailout unless corruption stops
    Feb10

    IMF warns Ukraine it will halt $40bn bailout unless corruption stops

    Christine Lagarde has said it is hard to see the programme continuing ‘without substantial effort’ to improve governanceThe International Monetary Fund has warned it will halt its $40bn (£28bn) bailout programme to Ukraine unless the conflict-torn eastern European country takes immediate action to tackle corruption.The IMF’s...

    IMF chief warns Ukraine over slow pace of reform
    Feb10

    IMF chief warns Ukraine over slow pace of reform

    MOSCOW (AP) ” The head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, has warned Ukraine it would be unable to keep supporting it financially if the country doesn’t step up its reforms efforts.Ukraine relies on funding from… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Matt Gurney: Missing the Cold War? You can get a taste of it again in Eastern Europe
    Feb10

    Matt Gurney: Missing the Cold War? You can get a taste of it again in Eastern Europe

    I confess to always having had a touch of Cold War envy. As a keen watcher of military and geopolitical affairs, I far prefer the relatively clear and orderly divisions of the superpower rivalry to the gigantic sucking chest wound that is modern international affairs. I’m old enough, barely, to remember the dying days of the Cold War — my...

    Lagarde Warns Stalled Reforms, Corruption Threaten IMF Program
    Feb10

    Lagarde Warns Stalled Reforms, Corruption Threaten IMF Program

    The head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has told Ukraine that it must enact promised reforms and root out corruption or risk losing the support of the financial organization. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...