Oct 2 2014 - 10:18
Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka has spoken out against sales of weapons to Ukraine. He emphasized that the country will not take measures proposed by Karel Schwarzenberg, an ex-foreign minister and leader of the TOP 09 opposition party, who had proposed shipping weapons to Ukraine, RIA Novosti reports.
Oct 2 2014 - 09:39
The Heydar Aliyev Center is hosting the 4th Baku International Humanitarian Forum. Participants in the two-day Forum will discuss the following topics: “Comparative studies of multiculturalism: from theory to humanism practice,” “Transformation of media in the digital age: new tendencies of development,” “The role of inter-subject integration in innovative development,” “Sustainable development and ecological civilization,” “Challenges of globalization: between traditions and transformation,” “Molecular biology and biotechnologies in the 21st century: theory, practice, prospects,” Convergence of technologies and contours of the future: the main challenges of the 21st century,” “Humanism as the main value of the post-modern period.”
Oct 2 2014 - 08:56
Russia has simplified the naturalization rules for foreign entrepreneurs and investors to boost investments, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed an associated governmental decree, the government’s website reports.Entrepreneurs specializing in wholesale and retail trade, car and motorbike repairs, the hotel and food business, real estate, employment and staff recruitment, advertising, law and accounting will be exceptions to the new rules.
Oct 1 2014 - 14:54
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that developments in the Middle East and North Africa were a result of Washington's actions there in the last 10-12 years, RIA Novosti reports.In his words, it is important to learn lessons and take the situation under international control.
Oct 1 2014 - 14:11
Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg has replaced Anders Fogh Rasmussen as the secretary general of NATO. Rasmussen will continue his career in the Alliance, he has founded the Rasmussen Global consulting company to promote innovations and trade and enforce security, RIA Novosti reports.
Oct 1 2014 - 13:34
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that over 400 bodies buried at Donetsk was an outrageous fact. He assured that a scrupulous investigation would be made, RIA Novosti reports. He noted that the OSCE was working on the case. The Donetsk resistance reported about the burials on September 23. OSCE Special Representative and Co-ordinator of Combating Human Trafficking Madina Jarbussynova said on Monday that the bodies could be missing organs, they had possibly been sold. The police chief of Makeyevka did not confirm the information.