25 vessels damaged by fire in Iran’s southern port

A total of 25 vessels were either lost or damaged after a blazing inferno engulfed a wharf in the southern port city of Bandar Kangan, the general manager of Bushehr Province Department of Ports and Maritime Organization said Saturday, Tasnim …

Putin and Aliyev discussed Karabakh

During talks between Presidents of Russia and Azerbaijan, Vladimir Putin and Ilham Aliyev, held in Sochi yesterday, they discussed peaceful settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, press service of the …

Putin: my name was Platov

Russian President Vladimir Putin revealed his code name from his days in the KGB academy, speaking at the meeting with students of the Sirius Educational Centre for Gifted Children. According to the President, his …

 EU Energy Days to be held within Astana Expo-2017

The European Union Energy Days - the 5th series of the 'Future Energy' forum, the largest business event within Astana Expo-2017 international exhibition, will take place on July 24-25. The event is organized by the European …

 Germany puts arms deals with Turkey on hold - media

Germany is putting arms projects with Turkey on hold as tensions between the NATO allies escalate, Bild reported, citing government sources. The move applied to planned arms projects as well as those already running. As a fellow NATO …

Russian banks hit record profits

The Russian banking sector's profits in the first half of this year exceeded 750 billion rubles, which is a historic high for the Russian Federation, according to the Bank of Russia's information and analytical material for the …