Central / Eastern Europe

Russia’s Putin says everyone should be free to attend Davos forum

Russia’s Putin says everyone should be free to attend Davos forum

Published 15/11/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that everyone should be free to decide whether or not to attend the Davos World [more…]

Euro extends gains as Italian concerns take back seat

Euro extends gains as Italian concerns take back seat

Published 15/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The euro strengthened on Thursday as investors cautiously welcomed Britain’s draft Brexit deal with the European Union and concerns about the Italian [more…]

European shares march higher as miners rally on fresh trade war hopes

European shares march higher as miners rally on fresh trade war hopes

Published 15/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - European shares marched higher on Thursday as oil prices stabilized and mining stocks rallied on hopes that China and the United States [more…]

Russia’s Putin to meet Pence in Singapore on Thursday: source

Russia’s Putin to meet Pence in Singapore on Thursday: source

Published 15/11/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on the sidelines of an international conference in Singapore on Thursday, [more…]

Russian Soyuz rocket failure caused by damaged sensor: investigation

Russian Soyuz rocket failure caused by damaged sensor: investigation

Published 01/11/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The abortive launch last month of a manned Soyuz mission to space was caused by a sensor damaged during the rocket’s assembly [more…]

Russia plans first manned space mission since rocket failure

Russia plans first manned space mission since rocket failure

Published 31/10/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The first manned mission to the International Space Station since a Russian rocket failed to launch earlier this month may take off [more…]

Russian Soyuz rocket failure caused by faulty sensor: agencies

Russian Soyuz rocket failure caused by faulty sensor: agencies

Published 31/10/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Soyuz rocket launch failure this month was caused by a faulty sensor, Russian news agencies reported citing an official from space [more…]

Bulgaria detects bird flu at two duck farms

Bulgaria detects bird flu at two duck farms

Published 29/10/2018

SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgaria’s food safety agency reported an outbreak of the virulent bird flu virus on Monday on two duck farms in southern Bulgaria. [more…]

Losses at Russian banks from cyber attacks down sharply in 2018:…

Losses at Russian banks from cyber attacks down sharply in 2018:…

Published 18/10/2018

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Russian banks have sharply reduced their losses from cyber attacks with 76.5 million roubles ($1.17 million) in losses in the first [more…]

European shares edge up as earnings flurry quells Fed angst

European shares edge up as earnings flurry quells Fed angst

Published 18/10/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - European shares traded slightly higher on Thursday as a flurry of corporate trading updates quelled fears of fast-rising U.S. interest rates amid [more…]