Countries that want to participate in the joint Moscow-Ankara Turkish Sstream project may face "serious problems," German DWN newspaper wrote. According to the media outlet, Washington is likely to create obstacles to the new ambitious energy project and will seek to prevent the emergence of yet another gas route from Russia to Europe.
Cyprus and Russia maintain close bilateral ties despite the European Union's anti-Russia sanctions.
Russian national Denis Katsyv, the owner of the Prevezon Holdings company, is considering a lawsuit against Hermitage Capital Management head William Browder, who initiated a money laundering case against his company in the United States, Katsyv's lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya said Wednesday.
The JMMC, the joint committee of ministers from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC producers, is set to gather on Wednesday to assess each party's adherence to the oil production curtailment agreement and discuss the possibility of extending the deal beyond June.
Taking a page straight out of late-night 1970s UHF television advertising, a US shipbuilder has urged Washington to spring for three new aircraft carriers simultaneously, because buying more stuff saves money.
In spite of a campaign promise to move the US embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to a location in the hotly contested city of Jerusalem, US President Donald Trump has departed from his visit to the country with no mention of the shift.
UAE Energy Minister Suhail Mohamed Faraj Mazrouei said Tuesday he is optimistic about the talks of members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) regarding the issue of oil output cuts amid good compliance with the oil curtailment deal.
Donald Trump's 2018 budget means that ordinary Americans and US allies overseas will have to tighten their belts. However, before turning the ambitious plan into reality the US administration will have to get Congress's approval, RIA Novosti contributor Igor Gashkov noted.
Russia’s largest shipping company Sovcomflot has been steadily increasing the volume of energy shipments from companies in the United States, PAO Sovcomflot Senior Executive Vice-President Evgeny Ambrosov told Spuntik.
President Donald Trump’s 2018 budget proposal is projected to slash aid to Ukraine from $667 million in 2016 to $203 million, the US Department of State said in the Congressional Budget Justification on Foreign Assistance released on Tuesday.
The US Department of State's latest budget request includes $3.1 billion for Israel, the same amount allocated under the 2016 budget, according to a letter from Secretary of State Rex Tillerson accompanying the request.
US economic experts interviewed by Sputnik expressed different views on how the re-election of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani for a second term will affect global economic relations. Some consider the victory of a moderate candidate positive for Western countries, others believe that there are no prospects of fruitful cooperation with Tehran.
On Tuesday, the US Congress will receive the White House-proposed federal budget for fiscal year 2018, which is seen as the first stage of President Donald Trump’s fiscal reform. Massive cuts, proposed by the budget plan, have already drawn criticism from both major parties.
The economy of Germany posted a robust expansion in the first quarter, outpacing many other advanced economies, gaining momentum amid improvements in foreign trade, domestic demand and investment, suggesting the eurozone should brace for tighter monetary policies ahead.
Undoubtedly, the development of modern technologies is rapidly progressing. But expectations of any outstanding changes, like robots efficiently doing most of human jobs, is far from reality.
The Turkmenistan ambassador to India called The Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline project a "vital ingredient" of the economic cooperation between the two countries.
The still unfilled positions at the US government’s economic departments hinder the normalization of relations with Russia, Minister-Counselor of the Russian Embassy in the United States Denis Gonchar told Sputnik.
An official from the Russian Embassy in the United States said that Moscow has always advocated for normal relations with Washington, including economic ties.
Around 140 men were detained following a Monday raid by local law enforcement officers on a gay bar near Jakarta, Indonesia.
A woman who for decades wore what she thought was a piece of costume jewelry will reap a large windfall after the outsized stone in the ring was found to be a real diamond.
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