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    IMF unveils new corruption policy for member states
    Apr23

    IMF unveils new corruption policy for member states

    WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — The International Monetary Fund will systematically address corruption and its impact on economic growth with all its member countries under new guidelines launched on Sunday. The stricter new policy also aims to tackle how rich countries contribute to corruption in the developing world by failing to prevent...

    ‘The Evidence Suggests Trump Is a Traitor’: Pulitzer-winning Reporter David Cay Johnston
    Apr23

    ‘The Evidence Suggests Trump Is a Traitor’: Pulitzer-winning Reporter David Cay Johnston

    An investigative reporter who has covered Trump for 30 years dares to imagine impeachment — and President Nancy Pelosi The saga of President Donald Trump consists of several parallel and intersecting stories.There is the structural dimension. Trump’s victory over Hillary Clinton was not entirely unpredictable or shocking. America’s...

    ‘Strong suspicion’ of corrupt activities in Council of Europe: report
    Apr23

    ‘Strong suspicion’ of corrupt activities in Council of Europe: report

    A new report says there is a “strong suspicion” of corruption in the parliamentary assembly of the Council of Europe, the international human rights organization. An independent group published the findings of a 10-month-long investigation last night. In a 219-page report, the authors allege that activities “in favour of Azerbaijan were...

    Ukraine to launch train from Riga via Vilnius, Minsk to Kiev
    Apr23

    Ukraine to launch train from Riga via Vilnius, Minsk to Kiev

    As Ukraine plans to soon launch a Kiev-Minsk-Vilnius-Riga passenger train, Lietuvos Gelezinkeliai (Lithuanian Railways) says negotiations on the matter are still underway, informs LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Pulitzer-winning reporter David Cay Johnston: “The evidence suggests Trump is a traitor”
    Apr23

    Pulitzer-winning reporter David Cay Johnston: “The evidence suggests Trump is a traitor”

    Simon & Schuster/Bonk Johnston/AP …read more Source:...

    The unexpected champion
    Apr23

    The unexpected champion

    You don’t become a growth champion by accident. Poland has clearly done something right to see 26 years of continued growth. The success story of the entire CEE region post-1989 offers a number of lessons for other countries worldwide. The question they now need to answer is how to continue to converge, and when do wealth disparities become...

    German defense ministry wants to spend billions on armaments this year
    Apr23

    German defense ministry wants to spend billions on armaments this year

    Germany has been steadily increasing its military spending since 2014. (Reuters pic) BERLIN: The German Defense Ministry plans to spend billions of euros on armaments this year to tackle deficiencies in the armed forces’ equipment, German newspaper Handelsblatt reported on Sunday. Germany sharply curtailed military spending after the end of...

    Family holiday park to open in Aktobe on Children’s Day
    Apr23

    Family holiday park to open in Aktobe on Children’s Day

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – A new outdoor family park, the largest in the western Kazakhstan with more than 50 types of entertainment, is under construction in Aktobe. The opening ceremony will be held June 1 in conjunction with Children’s Day. Photo credit: kapital.kz. For...

    G7 united against Russia, doubts remain on Iran deal
    Apr23

    G7 united against Russia, doubts remain on Iran deal

    TORONTO: The Group of Seven industrialized nations presented a stern common front against Russian aggression Sunday at their foreign ministers conference in Toronto. But for all the talk of resisting the “malign activities” of Vladimir Putin’s Kremlin, Washington’s European partners are still concerned that President Donald Trump will...

    G7 Unified In Opposing Russia’s ‘Malign’ Acts, U.S. Official Says
    Apr23

    G7 Unified In Opposing Russia’s ‘Malign’ Acts, U.S. Official Says

    A senior U.S. official has told reporters that foreign ministers from the Group of Seven (G7) industrialized nations remain determined to oppose Russia’s efforts to “destabilize” nations around the world. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...