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​‘Astounding lack of oversight’: UK foreign aid decried by NGOs, cautioned by watchdog
The UK government has been criticized for the increasingly close relationships it has encouraged between businesses, aid delivery and development following an audit by a development watchdog.

21.05.2015 13:07

Viva la revolución: Cuban social justice will survive American reconciliation
Cuba's detractors have long been guilty of dismissing the achievements of the Cuban Revolution, while some of its supporters have lapsed into romanticizing the hardship its people have endured as a consequence of its isolation.

20.05.2015 13:48

China offers to build 1st high-speed rail link to Russia
Jilin Province in China has offered to build a railway to Vladivostok for Russia’s Far East Region of Primorsky Krai. It would be the first cross-border high-speed rail link between the two countries and Russia’s major Pacific port.

21.05.2015 09:47

China to boost investment in Russia by 150% in 5yrs – official
China may more than double its investment in the Russian economy to $10 billion within 5 years if conditions are favorable, said the Deputy Secretary-General of the China Overseas Development Association He Zhenwei.

20.05.2015 11:43

Chinese company wins $390mn contract to develop Russian high-speed railway
China Railway Group Ltd has won a $390 million contract to develop the Moscow-Kazan high-speed railway which is to be further extended to China. The railway will become part of the new Silk Road project.

13.05.2015 13:28

China allocates $96mn for Sino-Russian Amur Rail Bridge
The Heilongjiang branch of the Export-Import Bank of China has allocated over $96.5 million to construct the Chinese section of the Sino-Russian railway bridge. The first railway bridge over the Amur River should cut transportation times and boost trade.

12.05.2015 11:26

Russia, China agree to integrate Eurasian Union, Silk Road, sign deals
Russia and China have signed a number of energy, trade and finance deals on Friday aimed at strengthening economic ties. The two countries have multiple mutual projects which “achieved a unity of views on a wide range of issues.”

08.05.2015 10:34

Russia may become third largest AIIB participant – deputy minister
Russia could become the third largest participant in the China-led Asian Infrastructure and Investments Bank (AIIB) and enter its board of directors, said Stanislav Voskresensky, Deputy Minister of Economic Development.

29.04.2015 17:25

​Fighting blind: British forces could buy substandard kit thanks to poor procurement data
The next UK government could be taking on huge risks when equipping the British military because accurate data simply is not available, according to a report by King’s College London.

27.04.2015 13:19

​‘World Bank projects serve for industrial ambitions, not alleviate poverty’
World Bank projects in developing countries have had a dramatic impact, forced displacement and the impoverishment of local communities and indigenous people, political analyst Josh Klemm from International Rivers told RT.

17.04.2015 08:40

Britain crippled by £222bn debt from backroom PFI deals – report
Each UK citizen has amassed a debt of £3,400 ($4,976) without even knowing about it. This is due to a UK government scheme that signed controversial deals with private companies to borrow money on behalf of the public and pledging to pay it back later.

12.04.2015 20:03

Bomb Iran? Not now: bomb Yemen
‘Operation Decisive Storm’ – the Pentagon-style House of Saud glorifying of its ghastly ‘Bomb Yemen’ show - could be summed up in a single paragraph.

08.04.2015 14:29