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Greeks petition against coastal development

Thursday, 31 July 2014 12:24 PM

A hundred and fifty thousand Greeks signed an online petition against a coastal development bill.

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US economy gets a boost with Q2 GDP numbers

Thursday, 31 July 2014 12:24 PM

Analysts say strong GDP numbers and continuing improvement in the jobs sector point to a possible interest rate hike sooner than later.

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Argentina approaching another default after talks fail

Thursday, 31 July 2014 12:24 PM

Argentina and holdout creditors failed to reach a debt deal, bringing the country closer to another default.

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Attacks on Gaza: “It's a barbarity,” says UN spokesman

Thursday, 31 July 2014 12:24 PM

Chris Gunness, spokesman of the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East, condemns attack on UN school in Gaza: “It's a barbarity and it needs to end.”

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Hyundai Mobis to build Czech car parts plant

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 12:15 PM

South Korean car parts maker Hyundai Mobis is to build a factory in the Czech Republic, which is due to open in 2017 and will cost 95.65 million euros.

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EU to impose economic sanctions on Russia

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 12:15 PM

EU diplomats agreed on July 29, 2014, to slap economic sanctions on Russia.

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Palestinian dead in Gaza tops 1,000

Sunday, 27 July 2014 3:23 PM

The pause in Israel’s violence is the only tangible result so far to a halt in the hostilities

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Iraq picks new president

Sunday, 27 July 2014 3:23 PM

Iraqi parliament elects senior Kurdish politican as president, the second step towards forming a government

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Geopolitical crises drag down German sentiment index

Sunday, 27 July 2014 3:22 PM

German business sentiment fell to its lowest level in nine months in July 2014, reflecting companies’ concerns about the crises in Ukraine, Iraq and Gaza

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Indonesia's Prabowo to challenge election result in court

Thursday, 24 July 2014 1:02 PM

Indonesia's losing presidential election candidate, ex-general Prabowo Subianto, plans to challenge the result in the Constitutional Court

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Chinese President Visits Castro

Thursday, 24 July 2014 1:02 PM

The last stop of a four-nation tour saw Chinese President Xi Jinping visit Cuban President Raul Castro in Havana.

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IMF cuts US growth forecast

Thursday, 24 July 2014 1:02 PM

The International Monetary Fund has cut its growth forecast for the United States for this year from what it said a month ago.

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Jakarta governor wins Indonesia presidential race

Wednesday, 23 July 2014 12:29 PM

Final results in Indonesia's presidential election show that Jakarta governor Joko Widodo has won with 53 percent of the votes.

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EU raises possibility of economic sanctions against Russia

Wednesday, 23 July 2014 12:29 PM

The EU will hit more Russian officials with travel bans and asset freezes by the end of the week.

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Kerry makes candid Gaza remarks

Tuesday, 22 July 2014 12:43 PM

US Secretary of State John Kerry was caught on tape making unguarded comments about the Israeli offensive.


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