By chance or design, the cuts will also help the hard-pressed pension system save money.
Government proposal to legalize the trade would give cryptocurrencies a major boost.
As China’s investments in Central and Eastern Europe increase, a new project seeks to inform the Czech public about China and its burgeoning role in the region. From China Digital Times.
No visas are needed, but logistical and psychological issues are hampering development of a major trading zone.
Opening up millions of family plots to the free market would boost growth, but the social cost could be incalculable.
New oil pipeline to China, record gas sales to Europe underline Russia’s energy prowess.
Case is part of long-running clash between one of Moldova’s richest men and the oil-rich Central Asian state.
Perfect for harried parents, Cribby promises to do everything but change diapers.
Threatened with legal action -- and promised a pay rise -- ArcelorMittal workers end the country’s longest strike in years.
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