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News // Economy

Oil Climbs, Settles Above $82 as Dollar Tumbles

U.S. crude oil futures rose 1.49 percent to settle at a three-month high above $82 a barrel on Tuesday, up a fourth straight session as the dollar weakened broadly and offset disappointing economic data.

04 August 2010 , 09:50CNBC News11630

Belarus and Russia urge Kazakhstan to adapt its railways freight tariffs

Belarus and Russia have suggested that Kazakhstan switch to common rail freight tariffs, head of Belarusian Railways Anatoly Sivak said on Thursday.

30 July 2010 , 08:31RIA Novosti20420

Russia again behind the USA in terms of steel production

Russia fell back behind the United States in terms of steel production during the first half having overtaken the North American nation last year during the global recession, the World Steel Association said Tuesday.

21 July 2010 , 09:23Bloomberg17450

Pakistan in negotiations to receive Chinese help for developing its energy sector

Pakistan's president appealed for Chinese help in developing his country's stagnant energy sector, pointing to nuclear power as one growth area but making no public mention of a deal with China that has alarmed the U.S. and others.

08 July 2010 , 08:49Yahoo finance16550

Azerbaijan wants to develop a non-oil export's oriented economy

The Azerbaijani businessmen were presented the opportunities and prospects of the program of the European Union GSP + at a "How to export goods to EU?" seminar organized by the Economic Development Ministry and the European Union July 5.

06 July 2010 , 10:20Trend.az15810

Impressive economic growth this year in Turkmenistan IMF predicted

The Turkmenistan economy is projected to grow impressively in 2010 and the fiscal balance is expected to remain in surplus, ITAR TASS reported referring to the IMF's statement for press on the conclusion of the annual review of Turkmenistan's economy.

01 July 2010 , 09:37Turkmenistan.ru12830

G20 leaders have agree to support budget deficit reduction and economic growth

Leaders at the G20 summit in Canada have agreed to cut national budget deficits without stunting economic growth.

28 June 2010 , 08:35BBC News11730

China should be the first world economy by 2020

China's economy will keep up its robust pace of growth despite the euro zone debt crisis and may exceed the United States to become the world's largest economy in 2020, an academic adviser to the central bank said in remarks published on Friday.

18 June 2010 , 09:37Reuters17780

Russia will lead growth in European and central Asian region

A rebound in Russia's economy will be among the main drivers of economic recovery in Europe and Central Asia this year, the World Bank said Thursday.

11 June 2010 , 08:58Irina FilatovaThe Moscow Times15800

Positive Global GDP expansion planned for 2010 and 2011 according to the World Bank

Global GDP is expected to expand between 2.9% and 3.3% in 2010 and 2011, reversing the 2.1 percent decline in 2009, the World Bank said in its latest report issued on Thursday.

10 June 2010 , 08:52RIA Novosti10020

Russia and Turkey have planed to boost their trade by $100 billion until 2015

Turkey and Russia are planning to increase their bilateral annual trade four-fold to $100 billion in the next five years, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday.

09 June 2010 , 09:19RIA Novosti16070

Insurance policies will raise by 50% to cover oil rigs in deep water

Insurers are charging 50% more for policies covering oil rigs in deep water after an explosion on a BP P.L.C.-leased platform in the Gulf of Mexico triggered the worst spill in U.S. history, Moody's Investors Service said.

04 June 2010 , 09:37Bloomberg175320

Apple dethrones Microsoft as the new world largest technology company

Apple has pushed past arch-rival Microsoft to become the world's biggest technology company.

27 May 2010 , 09:59BBC News11820

Actual falling of oil prices is good for economic recovery analysts said

Falling oil prices, down nearly 20 percent so far this month, might be just one of the few bits of good news among all the gloom for the global economic recovery, analysts said.

27 May 2010 , 08:58AFP10030

IMF's worries about Spanish economy

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has raised fresh concerns about Spain's economy, saying "far-reaching" reforms are needed to ensure its recovery.

25 May 2010 , 10:07BBC News10740

Historical financial regulations reform approved by the US Senate

The US Senate has passed a bill providing the most sweeping overhaul of financial regulations since the 1930s.

21 May 2010 , 10:24BBC News10160

First tranch of its $136bn loan will be receive by Greece today

Greece is due to receive the first tranche of a 110bn-euro ($136bn; £94bn) loan to help it overcome its debt crisis, the European Union has said.

18 May 2010 , 08:56BBC News12110

Major news risks that can stop world economic growth recovery

Storm clouds are gathering over the global economy with a string of events including sovereign debt woes in Europe, the Louisiana oil spill and the disruption from the Icelandic volcano eruption darkening prospects for growth.

07 May 2010 , 09:26QMI Agency13200

Worst data than expected for Greek budget deficit

Greece had a far larger budget deficit than expected last year and the figures may yet get worse, according to the European Union's statistics office.

23 April 2010 , 10:32BBC News12800

World economy recovery should be faster than expected IMF said

The global economy will grow a faster than expected 4.2% this year, says the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

22 April 2010 , 10:53BBC News9650

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