Russia has paid its final Soviet-era debt of $125.2 million, which was owed to Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Three years ago, Polish agricultural producers lost access to their biggest market in Russia after Moscow declared a food embargo against the European Union in response to Western sanctions imposed over the Ukrainian crisis.
The German government is working on the rehabilitation of the diesel cars' reputation tainted by a major emissions scandal, in addition to also trying to prevent bans on diesel cars, Chancellor Angela Merkel told the Bild newspaper in an interview on Monday.
A number of UK companies are using the ongoing Brexit process to abuse the rights of their workers by freezing salary payments, refusing to pay bonuses or threatening pension schemes, the Unite trade union said Monday in a statement
Top companies and charities in Britain have been urged to do more to protect themselves from online threats. The British government said it was worried that too many big companies were vulnerable to cyberattacks.
Bullion prices surpassed the threshold of $1,300/oz. for first time since Donald Trump was elected in November, suggesting the protraction of reforms and global economic uncertainty are too rife for investors to focus on Main Street fixed investments.
The trilateral negotiations on the conditions of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) may open the market of Mexico for Australia and contribute to the improvement of Canberra's trade ties with Ottawa, Australian Trade, Tourism and Investment Minister Steven Ciobo said.
The process of renegotiating NAFTA is proceeding quickly, trade representatives from the three sides say, however, the disagreements between the US and its "younger partners" might result in the Trump administration unilaterally quitting the pact.
Moscow's court of arbitration dismissed the German company Siemens' claim to arrest Crimean turbines it had supplied to Russia and impose a ban on their installment.
A new set of Chinese policies aimed at reducing risk and limiting crime restricts overseas investment in domestic gambling and sex industries.
North Korea has established coal exports to countries in Southeast Asia in avoidance of United Nations Security Council (UNSC) sanctions aimed at curbing Pyongyang's nuclear and missile program, a classified UN report obtained by Kyodo News Agency showed Saturday.
The United States formally launched a probe into China's trade practices to find out whether the country's actions may harm American commerce, US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said on Friday.
The Turkish Stream gas pipeline project will be implemented on time, regardless of the new US law that expands sanctions against Moscow, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said Friday.
Commenting on the recent statement of White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon that the US is at 'economic war' with China, Hong Kong-based political scientist Joseph Cheng explained to Sputnik that the US, in fact, can't do much to prevent Beijing from growing into the world's economic leader and why the two countries should avoid a trade war.
According to Alexander Novak, the investment of Turkish companies in Russia's economy amounts to $10 billion and the same amount was invested in the Turkish economy by Russian businesses.
The United States and Argentina have reached an agreement that will allow American pork to enter the Argentinian market for the first time in 25 years, US Vice President Mike Pence said in a release on Thursday.
Russia's Eurasian Diamond Center (EDC) launched an investment project to create a diamond infrastructure cluster in the Russian Far East that will unite the companies of the industry and will focus on export-import operations with the countries of the Asia-Pacific region, the Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East said Thursday.
China and the US are going to clash in Venezuela over oil, according to Mikhail Belyat, an expert at the Russian State University for the Humanities who spoke to Sputnik.
According to the government spokesman, Kurdistan Regional Government has signed deals with several Russian oil and gas factories.
Vladimir Chizhov stated that US would not have had the capacity to replace Russian gas supplies to Europe, even if the Washington was supplying liquefied natural gas for free.
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