Rising uncertainty facing foreign miners in country could deter debt or equity investors.
Belarusian opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya has called for a public Europe-wide show of solidarity with Belarus on May 29.
European politicians erupted in fury after the commercial Ryanair flight was ordered to the ground on May 23 in Minsk and top Belarusian opposition journalist Roman Protasevich was arrested, but it is not the first time this has happened.
Seven officials from the Slovak Land Fund were detained by the National Crime Agency on May 19.
Former Czech president Vaclav Klaus has denied he allegedly fulfilled a loan contract agreed by the head of the Czech Communist government, Ladislav Adamec, with the Soviet Union before the Velvet Revolution.
Russia has met only 8% of its international orders for the Sputnik V vaccine, despite boasting it has been approved in over 60 countries.
Restoring trust with North Macedonia is foreign ministry's top priority, says Bulgaria's new Foreign Minister Svetlan Stoev, but tensions raised again by Russian embassy tweet.
Even hardline frontrunner Ebrahim Raisi appears to object to large number of disqualifications.
Belarusian opposition journalist Roman Protasevich appeared on a video released by a pro-government Telegram channel the day after his arrest, where he said he was being well treated and apparently confessed to his crimes.
Central bank lifts 2021 GDP growth forecast to 3.4% citing recovery of key indicators including industrial production and exports of goods.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has formally accepted US President Joe Biden’s invitation to a one-on-one summit, via his representatives during a high-level diplomatic meeting in Geneva on May 24.
All efforts to save Agroinvestbank and Tojiksodirotbank have failed.
Russia’s weather has quite frankly gone nuts. There is a heatwave inside the Arctic Circle where the coast is hotter than the beaches of the Mediterranean. And Moscow has just reported its warmest ever May days.
Poland is in for another major tussle with the EU after the bloc’s top court issued an interim measure to stop lignite mining at the Turow mine near the border with Czechia.
Belarus scrambled a MiG-29 fighter to force down a Ryanair passenger plane flying over its territory and arrested a passenger, the former editor and co-founder of the opposition Nexta Telegram channel, who now faces the death penalty.
Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy took aim at Ukraine’s richest businessman, Rinat Akhmetov, during a three-hour-long press conference to mark the end of his second year in office.
Opposition politicians allegedly wiretapped ahead of April 4 general election.
Mining and Energy Minister Zorana Mihajlovic says Belgrade wants to pursue a "new, green and sustainable path" for the sector.
The Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) has rejected the findings of the IEA report released last week, instead projecting that gas will increase its share in the global energy mix to 28% from 23% today.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his US counterpart, Secretary of State Antony Blinken, met on the sidelines of the Arctic Council summit in the first face-to-face meeting between the new Biden administration and the Kremlin on May 19