Sep 18 2014 - 14:59
Iranian Minister for Agriculture Mahmoud Hojjati said at a meeting with Azerbaijani Minister for Economy and Industry Shakhin Mustafayev that Russian-Azerbaijani relations were in a good state despite the recent developments in Europe. He noted that Iran could sell agricultural products to Russia through Azerbaijan, Trend reports.Hojjati added that Azerbaijan and Iran had a good potential for cooperation in agriculture.
Sep 17 2014 - 15:24
Tge Ukrainian authorities have expressed readiness for trilateral gas negotiations. The European Commission proposed holding the talks on September 27, according to Ukrainian Energy Minister Yuri Prodan, Interfax reports.
Sep 17 2014 - 14:04
Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has warned the Cabinet that Russia was preparing trade restrictions for Ukraine and urged ministers to be ready for counter-measures, RIA Novosti reports.
Sep 16 2014 - 15:03
High unemployment and a falling population will not provide the Spanish housing market with the boost it needs. Prices will keep falling in 2015, despite a recovery of the economy from recession. According to official information, house prices have started rising for the first time in six years since dropping by 40%. They increased by 0.8% in Q2, compared with the same period the previous year, Moody’s Investors Service Inc. reports.
Sep 16 2014 - 14:35
Zekeria Mete, the head of the Istanbul Union of Exports of Grain, Legumes and Olive Crops, said today that Turkey will ignore the EU and continue exporting products to Russia. Mete added that relations with Russia were more important than with the European Union, RIA Novosti reports.The official noted the need to reduce customs duties and expressed the readiness of Turkish business to invest in the Russian food industry.
Sep 16 2014 - 14:15
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed the EU Association Agreement after its ratification by the parliament. The agreement forms a free trade zone between the EU and Ukraine.