Oil falls 2 percent, U.S. crude hits lowest since early April
Oil prices fell about 2 percent on Monday, with U.S. crude touching its lowest level in nearly two months, breaking below technical support levels as investors kept selling amid growing U.S. production, possible global supply growth and nagging trade tensions, APA reports quoting Reuters.
03:05 05 June
Russia not trying to split EU, Putin says before rare visit to Western Europe
Russian President Vladimir Putin, in an interview broadcast on Monday, said he did not want to divide the European Union as he prepared to visit Austria in his first bilateral trip to a West European country in almost a year, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:39 05 June
EU must defend 'core' of Iran nuclear deal: Commission chief
The European Union Commission chief, Jean-Claude Juncker, has warned about the adverse consequences of the United States' move to pull out from a key nuclear agreement Iran signed with the P5+1 group of countries in 2015, saying the EU must adopt measures to protect the deal's core provisions, APA reports quoting Press TV.
01:28 03 June
Italy's Conte sworn in as PM of anti-establishment government
Giuseppe Conte was sworn in on Friday as Italy’s prime minister, heading western Europe’s first anti-establishment government bent on overhauling European Union rules on budgets and immigration, APA reports quoting Reuters.
01:45 02 June
UK considering giving Northern Ireland joint UK, EU status
The United Kingdom could propose giving Northern Ireland joint UK and European Union status so it can trade freely with both, in an attempt to break the deadlock in Brexit negotiations, a government official said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
20:47 01 June
EU vows to respond to 'unjustified' US metal tariffs, launch WTO dispute
Despite media speculations that the US could possibly introduce long-term tariff exemptions for its close allies, Trump has opted for moving ahead with steel and aluminum duties, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
21:44 31 May
Oettinger: European Commission to further support Azerbaijan’s projects connecting EU with other regions
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on Thursday received a delegation led by European Commissioner for Budget & Human Resources Günther Oettinger.
17:25 31 May
Energy-poor Moldova’s alternative way
Moldova, depending on different energy sources, is a poor country of Europe. The country completely depends on Russian gas. Despite the fact that the annual demand for natural gas is 3 bcm, Moldova pays too much for this volume. Therefore, gives prefers to get alternative and renewable energy, especially biomass, itself.
10:31 31 May
Oil prices dip on unexpected growth in U.S. crude stocks
The euro won a reprieve on Thursday, holding on to the strong gains it made on Wednesday, as Italian leaders moved to mitigate political turbulence and avoid a potentially disruptive early election, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:43 31 May
Euro wins reprieve as Italy moves to ease political turmoil
The euro won a reprieve on Thursday, holding on to the strong gains it made on Wednesday, as Italian leaders moved to mitigate political turbulence and avoid a potentially disruptive early election, APA reports quoting Rueters.
07:10 31 May
Azerbaijani, French FMs mull Karabakh separatists’ illegal visits to EU countries
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov on Sunday received the delegation headed by Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of the Republic of France who is on official visit to Azerbaijan.
14:39 27 May
Azerbaijan asks France for support in talks on new deal with EU
Azerbaijan asked France for support in the negotiations on a new strategic partnership agreement with the European Union, said Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov.
14:33 27 May
Poland says EU needs more 'empathy' toward U.S. over Iran deal
The EU should pay more heed to U.S. security concerns linked to Washington’s withdrawal from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal as the bloc decides how to address American sanctions against the Islamic Republic, Poland’s chief diplomat said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
21:26 26 May
Emmanuel Macron: France to do its utmost for fair resolution of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict
French President Emmanuel Macron has congratulated Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, APA reported.
18:30 26 May
Jamestown Foundation dedicates article to centenary of Azerbaijani Democratic Republic
The Jamestown Foundation (Washington, DC) has dedicated an article on the establishment of the Azerbaijani Democratic Republic, the European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) told APA.
12:45 25 May
IAEA report confirms Iran's commitment to nuclear agreement
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has confirmed Iran's compliance with its commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal, but has called on the country to go beyond its obligations, APA reports quoting Press TV.
03:14 25 May
UN chief hails efforts to keep Iran nuclear deal alive
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday welcomed international effort to keep the Iran nuclear deal alive, after the U.S.’ controversial withdrawal from the agreement, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
21:56 24 May
Facebook's Zuckerberg to apologise to EU lawmakers over data leak
Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg arrived to meet European Union lawmakers on Tuesday ready to apologise for a massive data leak, in his latest attempt to draw a line under a scandal that has rocked the world’s biggest social media network, APA reports quoting Reuters.
21:42 22 May
EU, Azerbaijan to hold talks on new agreement in late May
The next stage of talks between Azerbaijan and the European Union on the new partnership agreement will be held in Baku on May 29-30, head of the Political Section, first adviser to the head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan Denis Daniilidis told APA.
19:37 22 May
EU, Iran agree on holding high-level seminar on nuclear cooperation in November
The European Union and Iran have agreed to hold a high-level seminar on nuclear cooperation in Brussels in late November, European Commissioner for Energy Miguel Arias Canete said after talks with Head of Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization Ali Akbar Salehi on Saturday, APA reports quoting TASS.
01:28 20 May