US offers alternative to oil embargo

Photo: ERA The US Treasury proposes to impose duties on Russian oil The US Treasury Department plans to propose to European countries to impose duties on Russian oil, and send the money from the duties to the fund for the restoration and reconstruction of Ukraine. The US Treasury Department during the G7 financial meeting plans […]

13 million euros damage from undeclared work

May 9, 2022 at 5:15 am Customs in the district of Viersen : Undeclared work causes 13 million euros in damage The employees in the financial control of illegal work at customs checked 514 employers last year and initiated 3,581 criminal proceedings and 880 administrative offences. Photo: Customs district of Viersen The main customs office […]

13 million euros damage from undeclared work

May 4, 2022 at 12:00 p.m smuggling and illegal employment : 13 million euros damage from undeclared work The Krefeld employees of the Financial Control Clandestine Workers (FKS) checked 514 employers last year and initiated 3,581 criminal proceedings and 880 administrative offences. Photo: Customs Krefeld The main customs office in Krefeld presents its annual balance […]

EU to accelerate support to Ukraine – Borrell

EU High Representative for Foreign and Security Policy Josep Borrell The head of European diplomacy appealed to EU countries to provide weapons to Ukraine as it prepares to intensify the Russian military campaign. The head of European diplomacy, Josep Borrell, said that the European Union will accelerate the provision of the necessary support to Ukraine. […]

Gas transit through Ukraine decreased to 66 million cubic meters

In April, gas injection in Europe will be carried out at reduced levels For a week now, European underground gas storage facilities have been showing day by day the excess of injection over withdrawal. The Russian gas monopoly Gazprom has reduced the volume of daily transit through the territory of Ukraine. This is reported Interfax […]

In less than two hours, more than 10 billion euros were raised for Ukrainian refugees

International donors, including the Canadian government and the European Commission, today pledged a total of 9.1 billion euros in donations, loans and grants to support refugees fleeing Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. An international donor event in Warsaw, Poland, raised 1.8 billion euros to help internally displaced people in Ukraine and 7.3 billion euros for refugees […]

Greece pays off its IMF debt two years ahead of schedule

Apr 5, 2022 at 1:48 am 2010 financial crisis : Greece pays off its IMF debt two years ahead of schedule The Acropolis in the Greek capital Athens. Photo: dpa-tmn/Verena Wolff Athens In 2010 Greece was on the brink of bankruptcy. Billions in aid were tied to a tough austerity course. Now almost every third […]