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Iran is waiting for more stable conditions in Iraq before starting gas exports to its western neighbor, a senior gas official said. Iran is waiting for more stability in Iraq for gas exports, Managing-Director of the National Iranian Gas Exports Company Ali Reza Kameli said, according to the oil ministry's website.
At its session the Government of Ukraine adopted a decision on approving the Plan of implementation of the Association Agreement with the European Union. Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk emphasized that the Agreement with the EU should be fully implemented until 2017.
For two weeks, reports have been surfacing of large, peculiar falls in volumes of Russian gas deliveries to Eastern European countries that are supplying gas to Ukraine, with which Russia is locked in a gas price dispute.
To right trade imbalance, Chinese President commits $20-billion investments; Xi, PM Modi resolve to sort out border issue India and China today agreed to work on improving the skewed bilateral trade relations and sort out the contentious border issue, which has often soured relations between the two countries.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has raised the 2014 GDP growth forecast for Poland from 2.8 to 3 percent. Next year, the Polish economy is to grow 3.3 percent. Justifying its decision, the institution points to rising exports and stronger industrial production in H1.
According to the Pnad survey by the Brazilian National Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE), unemployment in Brazil increased from 6.1% to 6.5% between 2012 and 2013, amounting to 6.7mn unemployed, the first rise since the global crisis of 2009.
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