200,000 may lose jobs in Moscow over sanctions -Mayor

Russian President Vladimir Putin while chairing a meeting on the situation in the oil and gas sector at the Novo-Ogaryovo state residence outside Moscow, on April 14, 2022. Around 200,000 employees of foreign companies in Moscow could lose their jobs due to sanctions over Russia’s military campaign in Ukraine, the city’s mayor said on Monday. […]

Russia-Ukraine war creating highly volatile oil market, says OPEC

THE ongoing war by Russia in Ukraine is making the global oil market highly volatile, the Organisation Petroleum Exporting Countries declared on Monday. Speaking at the 15th high-level meeting of the European Union-OPEC Energy Dialogue, OPEC’s Secretary-General, Sanusi Barkindo, said both Ukraine and the Russian Federation were also key exporters of commodities and essential agricultural […]

Russian troops have left Chernobyl – Ukrainian officials

Officials in Kyiv said on Thursday that Russian troops had left Ukraine’s Chernobyl nuclear power plant on Tuesday, after weeks of occupation.   “There are no longer any outsiders on the territory of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant,” Ukraine’s state agency in charge of the Chernobyl exclusion zone, said on Facebook.   Earlier in the […]