In the gas war between Russia and Ukraine, everyone loses, including the European Union

Difficulties in negotiating a new contract for transit of Russian gas through Ukraine to Europe occurred for two reasons. The first is a geopolitical dispute between Russia and Ukraine. The second is the protracted conflict between the two key participants – the Russian “Gazprom”, carrying out the supply, and the Ukrainian “Naftogaz” for the transit. The latter literally fills up international courts with claims to “Gazprom”. So, in Stockholm last year, the Tribunal awarded the…

"In the gas war between Russia and Ukraine, everyone loses, including the European Union"

Russia — a refuge for investors? Maneuvers financiers around the “bulletproof” country

This seemingly harmless tweet known in the circles of investment adviser Tom Luongo caused a serious debate in the American business press. It got to the point that the issue of investment in Russia, CNN has devoted an entire program with the involvement of eminent experts. The vast majority of them responded negatively even about the idea to invest in Russia. The author of the tweet called almost Kremlin spy. Sam Luongo refused, as he…

"Russia — a refuge for investors? Maneuvers financiers around the “bulletproof” country"

Russia has decided to change the image of their President

for several years, the production of calendars with photos of the President in Russia is a kind of annual ritual. And traditionally, the calendars showed the President of Russia in the image of the active macho — Putin plays hockey, fishing, here he is in scuba gear, piloting river boats, etc. And always a couple of Topless photos So, calendar for 2019, the Russian leader down in the Epiphany ice-hole. Apparently, the intent of the…

"Russia has decided to change the image of their President"

The Union state of Belarus and Russia does not threaten the interests of other countries of the EAEU — analyst

8 Dec will be 20 years between the two countries signed the Treaty. The deepening of the integration processes already strong in the EEU economies of Russia and Belarus worried of Kazakhstan. Politicians have not yet agreed on a 10 road maps of 31. Difficulties in negotiations on energy, oil and gas, nuclear energy, and the formation of a common agricultural and industrial policy. Until December 1 all the disputed points should be settled. The…

"The Union state of Belarus and Russia does not threaten the interests of other countries of the EAEU — analyst"

The CEC refused the initiative group in the referendum

This is stated in the message of the CEC. “Representatives of initiative group Iskaliyev N. Have Abdikalikova, A. K., M. J. Dairbekov introduced the Central election Commission documents for registration of the initiative group and the questions proposed for the referendum. According to the results of consideration of documents of the Central election Commission of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the absence of actual evidence of the formation of the initiative group of the referendum,…

"The CEC refused the initiative group in the referendum"

The Russians are tired of the “United Russia”

Although the “United Russia” positions itself as the people’s party of real Affairs, the Russians believe it in the first place the party in power. Not least because since the early 2000s, she’s had the majority of seats in the state Duma. In addition, the representatives of the party headed by most of the regions and cities of the country. The study showed VTsIOM, United Russia is dissatisfied, more than half of the respondents. 51%…

"The Russians are tired of the “United Russia”"

Unhappy Russia: “Why do we need such EAEU?”

According to him, modern conditions of mutual trade are such that the advantages of Russian business This is contrary to the principles of the EEU. “When you come into some sort of Union, I expect that every month, every year will be better. And what happens to us? Every year we slip a new environment. As a result, we are constantly in the economy we lose. Sorry, the hell needed such a Union? <…> It…

"Unhappy Russia: “Why do we need such EAEU?”"

The United States and Europe: the gap in the relationship deeper?

Interview of Emmanuel Macron to the magazine The Economist shocked European politicians. In particular, the French President warned European countries that they can no longer rely on America in the sphere of defense within NATO. “What we are now experiencing is the brain death of NATO,” said macron. According to him, Europe is on the brink. So must start thinking of yourself as a geopolitical independent of U.S. power. Otherwise “we will no longer control…

"The United States and Europe: the gap in the relationship deeper?"

Tokayev continues to lead the ranking of managers

Another study of Kazakhstan’s political elite held the public Fund “Strategy”. The survey was attended by 21 expert. The main result is a total score above 5 points, the experts put only the current President Kasym-Zhomart Tokaev The other estimate with caution. Perhaps the reason is that Tokaev has declared personal responsibility of officials for the reforms. Now observers are questioning the prospect of each of them. The future is here today and gone tomorrow…

"Tokayev continues to lead the ranking of managers"

Elite of Uzbekistan argued on the basis of accession to the EAEU

In September there was an unexpected participant in a lengthy discussion of whether Uzbekistan to join the Eurasian economic Union dominated by Russia. This writes eurasianet.org The Minister of trade United States Wilbur Ross, speaking at the event, the American-Uzbek chamber of Commerce in Washington, expressed doubt about this prospect. He said that it may interfere with the plans of Tashkent on integration into the world economy. “The quest for membership in the Eurasian economic…

"Elite of Uzbekistan argued on the basis of accession to the EAEU"