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Trump imposes 25% tariff on Chinese goods

US President Donald Trump has imposed 25% tariffs on $50billion worth of Chinese goods. Tariffs that affect more than 800 products worth $34bn in annual trade are due to come into effect on 6 July. The White …

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Russia's Central Bank freezes key rate

The Board of Directors of the Russian Central Bank has kept the key rate at the level of 7.25%. "The Bank of Russia has reviewed the inflation forecast upwards considering the planned increase of the value added tax in 2019. This …

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Seul asks Gazprom to build gas pipeline

Russia's Gazprom has resumed talks with the South Korean authorities on the construction of a gas pipeline through the territory of North Korea, Deputy CEO Vitaly Markelov said. "To date, the political …

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Kremlin comments on Aliyev-Pashinyan meeting

The meeting that took place between Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev was a first acquaintance, Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov said. The …

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Pashinyan comments on Armenian-Russian relations

Armenian-Russian relations are developing faster than many could expect, Armenia's Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said, commenting his recent trip to Moscow. According to the PM, there are no problems in …

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Does US recognize Crimea as part of Russia?

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders refused to comment on the media report, which says that US President Donald Trump told that Crimea is part of Russia. Sanders said that she is not …

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IMF puts itself at odds with Trump over US economy

The US budget deficit could trigger an upsurge of inflation and interest rates that shakes financial markets, according to a report by the International Monetary Fund. In a statement following its regular Article IV assessment of the …

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Azerbaijan celebrates National Salvation Day

Today Azerbaijan is celebrating the National Salvation Day. Azerbaijan gained independence in October 1991. The first years of the country's independence were characterized by the crisis within the country and in the government. …

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Turkey's air strikes kill 26 PKK militants in Iraq

The Turkish military said air strikes its forces carried out killed 26 Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants in northern Iraq’s Qandil mountain region on June 12. Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said today …

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Armenia's Pashinyan to visit Brussels

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan plans to visit Brussels on a working visit in the near future. "There will be meetings with high-ranking officials of the European Union. In these events, which will be held …

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