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Metal pedestrian bridges to be demolished in Tbilisi

Metal pedestrian bridges will be demolished in Tbilisi, Tbilisi Mayor Kakha Kaladze said, noting that zebra crossings will be arranged instead. The process of dismantling has already started and in total 20 bridges …

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Turkey reports on detention of illegal immigrants

During three months of this year, 9600 illegal immigrants were detained in Turkey. According to Turkish media, 5780 illegal immigrants were detained by the Turkish Coast Guard. During the reporting period, 82 people who …

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 Russia bans oil exports to Ukraine

The Russian government has banned exports of Russian oil and petroleum products to Ukraine, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said. "[The Russian government] bans exports of Russian oil and petroleum products …

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Russia's Mir cards accepted in Turkey

Turkey's banking chain Turkiye Is Bankasi that has the largest nationwide acquiring network, has started accepting Russia’s Mir cards, CEO of the Russian National System of Payment Cards (NSPC) Vladimir Komlev said. …

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Forbes names Russia's wealthiest businessmen

The Russian edition of Forbes published the list of Russia’s 200 wealthiest businessmen. The list is topped by retailer Leonid Mikhelson, co-owner of Sibur and Novatek, with $24 billion. Vladimir …

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Russian Central Bank gives inflation forecast

Inflation will remain near the 4% target in Russia during 2019, director of the Central Bank's department of monetary policy Alexey Zabotkin said. According to Zabotkin, inflation in Russia has slowed thanks to …

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Armenia parliament liquidates key ministries

The Armenian Parliament approved today in the first reading the package of bills on making amendments to the law on the structure of the country’s government - the number of ministries will be cut from 17 to 12. A total of 71 MPs …

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ADB providing loans to rural households in Georgia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is providing a 60 million Georgian lari ($22.3 million) loan and a $500,000 technical assistance grant to Georgia's Credo Bank to launch new products including home improvement and mortgage loans to lower …

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 Riyadh to host G20 Summit in November 2020

Saudi Arabia will host the 15th annual G20 Leaders’ Summit on November 21-22, 2020 in its capital Riyadh, Saudi press agency (SPA) said. "Saudi Arabia is fully committed to the G20’s objectives and to the stability and …

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Four injured in Almaty car accident

Four people were injured in a car accident in Kazakhstan. The accident occurred at the corner of Tole Bi and Yassaui streets in Almaty when Mercedes-Benz and Audi 100 collided.  The injured were taken to the nearest …

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International experts discuss European gas market

The Energy Experts Round Table attended by experts from Russia, Turkey, Bulgaria and Serbia was held in Sofia yesterday. The Turkish Stream natural gas project is one of these key projects that will ensure Turkey's energy security …

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