Central / Eastern Europe

Doping case launched against Russian athlete: tribunal

Doping case launched against Russian athlete: tribunal

Published 19/02/2018

Curling – Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics – Mixed Doubles Bronze Medal Match - Olympic Athletes from Russia v Norway - Gangneung Curling Center - Gangneung, [more…]

Hackers stole $6 million from Russian bank via SWIFT system:…

Hackers stole $6 million from Russian bank via SWIFT system:…

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: A man using a mobile phone passes the logo of global secure financial messaging services cooperative SWIFT at the SIBOS banking and financial [more…]

Polish former deputy treasury minister arrested in Ciech probe

Polish former deputy treasury minister arrested in Ciech probe

Published 12/02/2018

WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland’s anti-corruption agency arrested six people, including a former deputy treasury minister, in an investigation into the previous government’s privatization of chemical [more…]

Canada win gold in team event after Chan, Daleman shine

Canada win gold in team event after Chan, Daleman shine

Published 12/02/2018

Figure Skating – Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics – Team Event Ice Dance Free Dance competition final – Gangneung Ice Arena - Gangneung, South Korea – [more…]

Russian offering info on Trump bilked U.S. spies out of money: NY Time

Russian offering info on Trump bilked U.S. spies out of money: NY Time

Published 10/02/2018

U.S. President Donald Trump pauses while speaking to reporters in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 9, 2018. REUTERS/Jonathan ErnstWASHINGTON [more…]

Inflation threat deepens European equity sell-off

Inflation threat deepens European equity sell-off

Published 05/02/2018

The German share price index, DAX board, is seen at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, February 2, 2018. REUTERS/Staff/RemoteLONDON (Reuters) - European stocks suffered [more…]

Slovakia in talks to buy either American F-16s or Swedish Gripen fight

Slovakia in talks to buy either American F-16s or Swedish Gripen fight

Published 02/02/2018

FILE PHOTO - U.S. Air Force F-16 fighter jets take part in a joint aerial drill exercise called 'Vigilant Ace' between U.S. and South Korea, [more…]

Euro holds near three-year highs as rising yields fail to lift dollar

Euro holds near three-year highs as rising yields fail to lift dollar

Published 02/02/2018

Two Euro coins are seen at the Money Service Austria company's headquarters in Vienna, Austria, November 16, 2017. REUTERS/Leonhard FoegerLONDON (Reuters) - The euro held [more…]

Deutsche Bank drags European shares into worst week since August

Deutsche Bank drags European shares into worst week since August

Published 02/02/2018

The German share price index, DAX board, is seen at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, February 1, 2018. REUTERS/Staff/RemoteMILAN (Reuters) - European shares fell [more…]

France’s Macron may visit Moscow ahead of St Petersburg forum: RIA

France’s Macron may visit Moscow ahead of St Petersburg forum: RIA

Published 02/02/2018

French President Emmanuel Macron speaks during a news conference in Tunis, Tunisia February 1, 2018. REUTERS/Zoubeir SouissiMOSCOW (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron may visit [more…]