Friday 9th December, 2016

BRUSSELS, Belgium - World shares climbed to a near three-month high on Thursday as encouraging China data and a record high Wall Street kept traders ...


Friday 9th December, 2016

MOSCOW, Russia - The Russian government has confirmed that it is selling its 19.5 percent stake in oil company Rosneft to the Swiss commodity trading ...


Thursday 8th December, 2016

ROME, Italy - Italy is planning to swell its share in the ailing Monte dei Paschi di Siena bank. The government already owns four percent in ...



Friday 9th December, 2016

'The sense that vets are distinctively American figures, regardless of political beliefs, always seems to have currency, even when they are working on different sides ...


Friday 9th December, 2016

WASHINGTON -- The White House says U.S. authorities will examine the around $11 billion privatization of a stake in Russian state oil giant Rosneft to ...


Friday 9th December, 2016

What happens under Trump?The question is one that campers who remain as well as those planning to leave are asking. An official with Donald Trump's ...


Thursday 8th December, 2016

A court in Ireland has released assets of exiled Kremlin critic and former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky that are worth around $100 million.Dublin District Court ...



Thursday 8th December, 2016

Iran and Shell signed a deal on December 7 to explore the development of three of Iran's biggest oil and gas fields, undeterred by U.S. ...


Thursday 8th December, 2016

8 December 2016, ROME--TheFAO Food Price Indexdipped slightly in November, marking a mild departure from its steady rise over the course of 2016. The Index ...


Thursday 8th December, 2016

Juba - Tensions are high as Sudan's government tries to resolve the country's economic troubles. Following the secession of South Sudan in 2011, Sudan's economy ...


Thursday 8th December, 2016

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Kremlin on Wednesday, December 7 said that Russia had finalised a deal to privatise 19.5 percent of state-owned oil giant Rosneft, in ...


Thursday 8th December, 2016

Iran and Shell signed a deal on December 7 to explore developing three of Iran's biggest oil and gas fields, undeterred by U.S. President-elect Donald ...


Thursday 8th December, 2016

BRUSSELS - EU nations agreed Wednesday to allow the European Commission to vet their oil and gas deals with third countries like Russia to guard ...


Thursday 8th December, 2016

The Kremlin says Russia has finalized an agreement to privatize 19.5 percent of state-owned oil company Rosneft in a deal worth around $11 billion with ...


Thursday 8th December, 2016

Kazakh authorities say they detained several people suspected of illegal oil sales during a large-scale security operation in the northwestern city of Aqtobe on December ...


Thursday 8th December, 2016

The Kremlin says Russia has finalized an agreement to privatize 19.5 percent of state-owned oil company Rosneft in a deal worth around $11 billion with ...


Thursday 8th December, 2016

At issue for many protesters are the rights of indigenous people, as well as the protection of water resources. The standoff near Standing Rock also ...


Thursday 8th December, 2016

PanARMENIAN.Net - Facing a barrage of criticism from myriad governments in the West over its arrest and detention of journalists, Turkey issued a defiant riposte ...


Wednesday 7th December, 2016

HONG KONG - Environmental activists hailed on Tuesday Indonesia's ban on converting peatlands into plantations but said enforcement was critical to reducing annual fires that ...


Thursday 8th December, 2016

The Dublin Court has ruled to unlock the assets worth 100 million euros held by former oil giant Yukos head Mikhail Khodorkovsky in the Irish ...