• Syria peace talks to end 6-year civil war

    6 days ago
    Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s negotiating team is set to arrive in Geneva on Sunday to participate in peace talks. The talks began last week and after a few days with little apparent progress, the U.N. mediator Staffan de Mistura said that the government delegation was returning to Damascus to “consult and refresh”.
  • UN aims to start fresh Syria talks

    2 weeks ago
    Rival sides will need to overcome the hurdle that has derailed past discussions: the fate of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. 123 people killed by air strikes and shelling since the Russian jets began an offensive nearly two week ago
  • The Russian Rouble: When politics create mess

    2 months ago
    When analysing the currency of a country such as Russia, the main challenge any analyst or investor would face is to identify the elements that impact the currency. Indeed, there could be so much noise, so much wrong information, so many events that one would think of taking into account.