EUROPE

Sweden prepares for climate changes

April 6, 2019 admin 0

The Swedish Government will continue to prepare for climate change by investing in the country’s wetlands, Swedish Radio reports. Funding for the investment disappeared from the budget last autumn, when Parliament adopted the budget proposal […]

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Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft delayed

April 4, 2019 admin 0

The U.S. space agency NASA has said that the first unmanned test flight of Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft would be delayed from April to August, and it was only “a working date” yet to be confirmed. […]

EUROPE

No extension to Brexit, warns Juncker

April 3, 2019 admin 0

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker warned the United Kingdom  that if the country’s European Union (EU) Withdrawal Agreement is not adopted by April 12 by the House of Commons, no short extension to the Brexit […]

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Trump ramps up NATO spending demands

April 3, 2019 admin 0

U.S. President Donald Trump held talks with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at the White House on Tuesday, during which he continued urging his European allies to increase military expenditure. Claiming that the United States […]

Business & Money

Trade tensions needs easing, says WTO chief

April 3, 2019 admin 0

The World Trade Organization (WTO) Director-General Roberto Azevedo has firmly stressed the urgency of resolving trade tensions and meeting challenges facing the global economy. Azevedo made the remarks at a press conference after the WTO […]

FEATURES

Russian population falls, but migration helps

March 15, 2019 admin 0

Russia’s population decreased by 93,500 or 0.06 percent in 2018 to 146.8 million as of Jan. 1 this year. However, a 57.2 percent growth in migration helped offset the decline in the local population, according […]