Dec 19 2014 - 19:23
Catarina Derkorn, the head of the economic cooperation section of the German embassy in Georgia has informed Georgian Minister for Finances Nodar Khaduri today that Germany will grant Georgia 20 million euros for development of infrastructure, Trend reports.
Dec 19 2014 - 19:07
UAE Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Ahmad Abdulrahman Ahmad al-Jarman has discussed commercial, financial and investment ties with Turkmenistan in Ashkhabad. The sides expressed readiness to support leading Arab companies in large joint projects, especially in the oil and gas sector, the Turkmen government reports.Turkmenistan has 54 companies with capital of the UAE, they realize projects worth $5.276 million and 5.1 million euros.
Dec 19 2014 - 18:35
The National Bank of Ukraine is investigating a theft of gold worth about $316,000 in the Odessa Oblast in November. The gold was allegedly replaced with lead. Alexander Pisaruk, deputy head of the bank, confirmed the theft of several kilograms of gold, RIA Novosti reports.
Dec 19 2014 - 18:03
Polish energy company PGNiG is negotiating reduction of gas purchases from Gazprom. The company sent a request for reconsideration of prices to Gazprom on November 5, 2014, within the framework of the Yamal Agreement signed on September 25, 1996. The document allows Poland to start arbitrary processes if the sides fail to reach a consensus within 6 months, TASS reports.
Dec 19 2014 - 17:35
Sochi Mayor Anatoly Pakhomov said that the city will soon start flights to Iran and China. He clarified that Chinese operators will visit Sochi on January 15 and open the Sochi-Beijing route on June 1, Interfax reports.Flights between Iran and Sochi will open on June 1.
Dec 18 2014 - 15:53
The European Investment Bank will grant Ukraine €1 billion within the framework of special measures worth €3 billion in 2014-2016, Gazeta.ru reports.Ukraine received the second tranche of EU financial aid worth €500 million in early December.
Dec 18 2014 - 15:40
UAE Minister for Energy Suhail Mohammed Faraj Al Mazroui said that the oil market will stabilize and the current prices will not stay for long. He added that new changes on the oil market will happen in early 2015. The minister urged countries to show responsibility and help balance the market, RIA Novosti reports.