Economy and Security

Monday, November 16, 2015 - 06:24
Secretary of State John Kerry announced on Friday that the United States would extend an additional $500 million in loan guarantees to Tunisia, increasing American investment in a country that is working on a transition to democracy.
Friday, October 9, 2015 - 09:20
1. S. 2152, Electrify Africa Act of 2015 
2. S. 1789, U.S. Jordan Defense Cooperation Act of 2015
3. S. Res. 274, A Resolution Commemorating the 25th Anniversary of the Peaceful and Democratic Reunification of Germany
4. S. Res. 278, Welcoming the President of the Republic of Korea on her official visit to the United States and celebrating the United States-Republic of Korea relationship, and for other purposes 
Friday, October 2, 2015 - 09:33
NY Foreign Press Center Roundtable on "U.S. Priorities in Africa."
Monday, September 14, 2015 - 06:06
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has one last chance to stem a growing political and economic crisis before being forced to step down, one of the country's leading daily newspapers said on Sunday.
Friday, September 11, 2015 - 06:55
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency has expressed its readiness to partner the British military in the area of human capacity building for the development of the Nigerian maritime sector.
Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 06:37
Brazil has lost its investment-grade credit rating following a downgrade by Standard & Poor's to "junk" status.
Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 06:10
Nigerian troops will provide security for the state oil company's pipelines in a bid to prevent the theft of oil, the presidency said on Tuesday.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 07:44
According to the experts, Kyrgyzstan’s membership in the EEU is ambiguous with respect to security issues. In particular, political scientist Marat Shibutov thinks that an increase in weapons and drug trafficking from Afghanistan is quite possible.
Monday, August 10, 2015 - 06:38
President Uhuru Kenyatta began his first state visit to Uganda on Saturday to a 21-gun salute and talks covering security, anti-terrorism, and growing trade between the two eastern African neighbours.
Monday, August 10, 2015 - 06:06
After months of stops and starts, Kyrgyzstan is finally becoming a full-fledged member of the Russian-led Eurasian Economic Union.