page 3
Sargsyan's protege dents Pashinyan's popularity

Armenian President Armen Sarkisyan ranked higher than Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan in the popularity rating based on the result of the opinion poll held in the country by the International Republican Institute …

Moody's downgrades Turkey rating to B1

Moody's Investors Service cut Turkey’s sovereign credit rating to B1 from Ba3 and maintained a negative outlook, the rating company said in a statement. The agency noted that the risk of a balance of payments crisis …

Russia reaches 43rd place in FIFA’s ranking

The Russian national football squad has climbed three spots from 46th place to reach 43rd in the FIFA world ranking, its updated version was published on the organization’s official website. The top four positions in the …

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 …

Moody's affirms Azerbaijan's debt rating

Moody's Investors Service has affirmed the government of Azerbaijan's long-term issuer and senior unsecured debt ratings at Ba2, according to a press release by Moody's. It is reported that the stable outlook was …

 Baku named second most romantic CIS city

Baku took second place in the most romantic CIS cities ranking, according to the Russian analytical agency TurStat. The Top 5 includes the capitals of Georgia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Belarus and Moldova: Tbilisi (33% of votes), Astana, …

Fitch warns of possible downgrade to U.S. rating

Fitch warned of a possible cut to the U.S. triple-A sovereign credit rating later this year if the ongoing government shutdown leads to it hitting its debt ceiling and hampering budget setting. "If this shutdown continues to March …

Poroshenko’s rating drops to 7.7%

The current president of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko leads the presidential antirating of the country. According to UNIAN, the results of the survey suggest that there is a leader in the presidential race. There are also four candidates …

Reyhan Jamalova enters BBC 100 Women 2018 list

Azerbaijani native Reyhan Jamalova has been recognized in the BCC 100 Women 2018 list of inspiring and influential women around the world. Ranging in age from 15 to 94, and from more than 60 countries, the BBC 100 …