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IMF: Ukraine cannot use reserves to pay bondholders
IMF: Ukraine cannot use reserves to pay bondholders

IMF chief Christine Lagarde said that Ukraine cannot use its central bank reserves to pay creditors, rebuffing a suggestion by bondholders that it do so.

IMF: Ukraine cannot use reserves to pay bondholders
US Ambassador speaks about cooperation between US and Kazakhstan

Ambassador of the US in Kazakhstan speaks about the importance of relations with Kazakhstan.

US Ambassador speaks about cooperation between US and Kazakhstan
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Kazakhstan completes WTO accession negotiations

Kazakhstan has finally agreed upon terms of accession to the World Trade Organization.

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Kazakhstan completes WTO accession negotiations
IMF says can support Ukraine without private debt deal
IMF says can support Ukraine without private debt deal

The International Monetary Fund said it could continue to support Ukraine with bailout funding even if Kiev does not reach a debt restructuring deal with private creditors.

IMF says can support Ukraine without private debt deal
European Commissioner for economics, taxation and customs Pierre Moscovic. © Reuters
EU's Moscovici believes 'more than ever' in Greek debt deal

The EU's Economic Affairs Commissioner Pierre Moscovici said he believed "more than ever" that a debt deal was possible between Greece and its creditors.

EU's Moscovici believes 'more than ever' in Greek debt deal
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Kyrgyzstan fears outflow of doctors to Kazakhstan, Russia

Accession to the Eurasian Union is having a negative effect on Kyrgyzstan's healthcare system.

Kyrgyzstan fears outflow of doctors to Kazakhstan, Russia
Greek PM to meet Merkel as bailout deal nears
Greek PM to meet Merkel as bailout deal nears

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was expected to meet with Angela Merkel in Brussels after the EU's top official for the euro said a breakthrough bailout deal could be "days" away.

Greek PM to meet Merkel as bailout deal nears
Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©Turar Kazangapov
Nursultan Nazarbayev speaks about Kazakhstan's agricultural sector

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev is concerned about Kazakhstan’s agricultural sector.

Nursultan Nazarbayev speaks about Kazakhstan's agricultural sector
Greece's Varoufakis warns against historic 'failure' by EU
Greece's Varoufakis warns against historic 'failure' by EU

Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis warned that EU leaders had a duty to avoid a historic "failure" and urged a swift accord in Greece's debt talks with its creditors.

Greece's Varoufakis warns against historic 'failure' by EU
Putin signs off on amnesty for hidden assets
Putin signs off on amnesty for hidden assets

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed into law an amnesty for people who illegally spirited funds out of the country.

Putin signs off on amnesty for hidden assets
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OPEC unlikely to lose oil influence to US shale: analysts

OPEC's announcement that it is keeping crude output levels unchanged again, despite a collapse in oil prices, reflects the growing influence of booming US shale.

OPEC unlikely to lose oil influence to US shale: analysts
EU chief refuses to talk to Greece's Tsipras
EU chief refuses to talk to Greece's Tsipras

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker refused a request from Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to talk on the phone.

EU chief refuses to talk to Greece's Tsipras
OPEC expected to keep status quo on oil output
OPEC expected to keep status quo on oil output

OPEC ministers gather for an eagerly awaited meeting which is widely expected to leave its output levels unchanged, despite the recent oil price collapse and global oversupply.

OPEC expected to keep status quo on oil output
IMF confirms delay in Greek debt payments to end of June
IMF confirms delay in Greek debt payments to end of June

The IMF confirmed that Greece will be bundling four debt repayments due in June at the end of the month, averting the possibility of a Greek default.

IMF confirms delay in Greek debt payments to end of June
EU's Juncker says 'challenging' Greece talks to continue
EU's Juncker says 'challenging' Greece talks to continue

European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker said that "challenging" negotiations with Greece would continue, after late-night talks with premier Alexis Tsipras broke up without a deal.

EU's Juncker says 'challenging' Greece talks to continue
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IKEA to make home deliveries in all countries with stores

Swedish furniture giant IKEA announced that it would expand its online sales service to include home deliveries in all countries where it has stores.

IKEA to make home deliveries in all countries with stores
Greece still rejects some of creditors' proposals: Tsipras
Greece still rejects some of creditors' proposals: Tsipras

Greece still rejects some of the reform plans put forward by its EU-IMF creditors but sees a willingness to reach a deal in coming days.

Greece still rejects some of creditors' proposals: Tsipras
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Venezuela seeks allies outside OPEC to steady oil prices

Latin American crude producer Venezuela, struggling to cope with sharply lower oil prices, is seeking support outside OPEC to stabilise the market.

Venezuela seeks allies outside OPEC to steady oil prices
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Microsoft to buy German start-up behind Wunderlist app: report

Microsoft has agreed to acquire 6Wunderkinder GmbH, a Berlin-based startup behind the Wunderlist to-do list app, for between $100-200 million.

Microsoft to buy German start-up behind Wunderlist app: report
Greece's Tsipras attacks creditors over 'absurd' reforms
Greece's Tsipras attacks creditors over 'absurd' reforms

Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Monday attacked the country's creditors for insisting on what he described as "absurd" reforms.

Greece's Tsipras attacks creditors over 'absurd' reforms