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Greek PM seeks 'national dialogue' on retirement reforms
Greek PM seeks 'national dialogue' on retirement reforms

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras called for dialogue with the country's top powers on retirement reforms days after the ruling coalition was weakened by a dwindling majority.

Greek PM seeks 'national dialogue' on retirement reforms
EU chief says reform deal with Britain 'very, very tough'
EU chief says reform deal with Britain 'very, very tough'

Top EU official Donald Tusk warned it would be "very, very tough" to reach a deal on reforms Prime Minister David Cameron has asked for to help keep Britain in the bloc.

EU chief says reform deal with Britain 'very, very tough'
Greece 'has no time to lose' to meet creditor demands: Dombrovskis
Greece 'has no time to lose' to meet creditor demands: Dombrovskis

The European commissioner for the euro told Athens it has "no time to lose" in carrying out reforms its international creditors have demanded in exchange for bailout funds.

Greece 'has no time to lose' to meet creditor demands: Dombrovskis
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Former Microsoft CEO Ballmer discloses Twitter stake

Former Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer disclosed that he has taken a four percent stake in Twitter, expressing confidence in the messaging platform's new management team.

Former Microsoft CEO Ballmer discloses Twitter stake
Greece adopts more painful reforms demanded by creditors
Greece adopts more painful reforms demanded by creditors

Greece's parliament narrowly adopted further reforms demanded by the country's international creditors in return for further bailout funds.

Greece adopts more painful reforms demanded by creditors
IMF chief says 'extremely encouraged' by Ukraine reforms
IMF chief says 'extremely encouraged' by Ukraine reforms

IMF chief Christine Lagarde heaped praise on Ukraine's reform efforts in a visit to Kiev following a deal to restructure the country's debt burden.

IMF chief says 'extremely encouraged' by Ukraine reforms
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Kazakhstan's 5% employer pension contributions explained by Vice Minister

Vice Minister of Health and Social Development explains the new provision in the pension legislation concerning five percent employer contributions.

Kazakhstan's 5% employer pension contributions explained by Vice Minister
Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo courtesy of Vesti.kz.
Nazarbayev talks about development of Almaty

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev visited Almaty to discuss new appointments, the city's development and its general role in Kazakhstan's economy.

Nazarbayev talks about development of Almaty
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Major educational reforms to change everything: Sagadiev

Vice Minister of Investments and Development Yerlan Sagadiev suggested an aggressive transfer to education in English at higher educational institutions of Kazakhstan.

Major educational reforms to change everything: Sagadiev
France 'must continue to reform', says prime minister
France 'must continue to reform', says prime minister

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls promised there would be "no let-up" in the government's reform agenda and reiterated a pledge to bring down stubbornly high unemployment.

France 'must continue to reform', says prime minister
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
100 steps to reform: Kazakhstan develops comprehensive plan

A comprehensive plan to implement Nazarbayev's five reforms has been released in Kazakhstan.

100 steps to reform: Kazakhstan develops comprehensive plan
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Kazakhstan should choose - reforms or degradation: Nazarbayev

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev said that challenges were awaiting the country and it had to choose between reforms and degradation.

Kazakhstan should choose - reforms or degradation: Nazarbayev
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Nazarbayev foresees painful reforms in the government

President Nursultan Nazarbayev predicts painful reforms in the government

Nazarbayev foresees painful reforms in the government
After charm offensive, EU pressure on Greece for reform results
After charm offensive, EU pressure on Greece for reform results

A charm offensive by Greece's prime minister this week calmed bruised relations with Germany, but pressure remains on Athens to deliver on promised reforms.

After charm offensive, EU pressure on Greece for reform results
Greece to submit new reform list within days: statement
Greece to submit new reform list within days: statement

Greece has agreed to give creditors a new list of reforms within days in order to secure bailout funds.

Greece to submit new reform list within days: statement
Two years and counting: Pope's opponents play waiting game
Two years and counting: Pope's opponents play waiting game

Two years after Pope Francis swept into the Vatican vowing to shake up the Church, his opponents are playing a waiting game as they seek to put the brakes on his reform drive.

Two years and counting: Pope's opponents play waiting game
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Nazarbayev speaks reforms, including moving powers from President to Parliament

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev spoke about five institutional reforms he envisions for Kazakhstan that would ensure its move towards a developed and harmonious society.

Nazarbayev speaks reforms, including moving powers from President to Parliament
IMF approves 1.2 bn euro credit line for Serbia
IMF approves 1.2 bn euro credit line for Serbia

The International Monetary Fund on Monday approved a 1.2 billion euro ($1.4 billion) credit line for Serbia to support its structural and economic reforms.

IMF approves 1.2 bn euro credit line for Serbia
Top Muslim cleric urges education reform to curb extremism
Top Muslim cleric urges education reform to curb extremism

The head of Al-Azhar called for education reform in Muslim countries in an effort to contain the spread of religious extremism.

Top Muslim cleric urges education reform to curb extremism