Day: July 11, 2018

STOCKHOLM/VISBY, Sweden – Once denounced as neo-fascists, Jimmie Akesson’s Sweden Democrats look poised to translate more voter-friendly nationalist policies into big electoral gains in a country long famed for liberal tolerance. Sweden Democrats party leader Jimmie Akesson is pictured in Stockholm, Sweden June 20, 2018. Picture taken June 20, 2018. REUTERS/Johan Ahlander In 1995, Akesson
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TOKYO (Reuters) – Stocks and commodities recovered slightly on Thursday as markets tried to consolidate from the previous session’s steep losses when fears of an escalation in the U.S.-China trade war jolted investor sentiment. FILE PHOTO: People walk past an electronic board showing Japan’s Nikkei average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, March 23, 2018.
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The State Revenue Committee has informed that companies owned by Gazprom Armenia, including Autogas, Autostop, GAOM Group, Gaz Group, Arzni Gaz, Fakel Gaz and Nakhshin, declared lower sales of gas in 2016-2018 and avoided taxes in the amounts of58,700,000, 14,900,000, 168,400,000, 79,400,000, 53,000,000, 25,700,000 and349,500,000 AMD respectively. The message of the SRC indicates that Gazprom
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Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan visiting Brussels met with the president of France Emanuel Macron at NATO Headquarters. The prime minister first congratulated Emanuel Macron that the French national football team plays in the final of the World Cup and wished success to the French team. Nikol Pashinyan underlined that Armenia appreciated the relations between France
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HONG KONG (Reuters) – JD.com Inc’s finance affiliate said on Thursday it has signed binding agreements with investors to raise 13 billion yuan ($1.96 billion) in fresh equity at a valuation of nearly $20 billion. FILE PHOTO: A JD.com sign is seen during the fourth World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province, China, December 4,
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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Provocative British comedian Sacha Baron Cohen’s new television show is making headlines in the United States even before its first episode is aired, with conservative figures Sarah Palin and Joe Walsh saying they were duped by him. “Who is America?”, due to launch on Sunday on cable channel Showtime, has been
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(Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort may face evidence at trial about alleged wrongdoing in the 1980s and lost a bid to stay at a jail where he said he was being treated like a “VIP,” court papers on Wednesday showed. The developments came as Manafort gets closer to two
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