* New round of talks in Brussels next Wednesday (Updates with no final accord yet, new talks in a week)
BRUSSELS, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Ukrainian , Russian and EU negotiators failed to conclude a deal on gas pricing at talks in Brussels on Tuesday and will meet again in the hope of an accord next Wednesday, Oct. 29, EU Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger said.
international sanctions on the right. This might prompt President Vladimir Putin to scale back the country’s presence in Ukraine and delay a multibillion-dollar revamp of its armed forces. When the upgrade was approved in 2011, GDP growth was expected
of Siberia, as well as South Stream to bypass Ukraine . Meanwhile, Russia, Ukraine and the European Commission are holding talks today trying to resolve the issue around the price Ukraine pays for Russian gas and its debt. 1 comment
PRAGUE, Oct 21 (Reuters) - External risks to the Czech economy, mainly the situation in the euro zone and also the Russia- Ukraine conflict, have been on the rise in recent weeks, Czech central bank Governor Miroslav Singer said on Tuesday.
MOSCOW, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Russian mobile operator MTS is considering selling a minority stake in its Ukrainian unit to a Western investor, a source close to MTS said, signalling mounting political...
BRUSSELS, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Ukraine has requested an extra 2 billion euros ($2.55 billion) and EU authorities will consider the loan request together with the International Monetary Fund, a European...
* Watchdog says use of cluster bombs in Ukraine widespread
MOSCOW, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Russia will impose a temporary ban on fruit and vegetable imports from Ukraine from Wednesday, Russia's agricultural watchdog Rosselkhoznadzor said on Tuesday.