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EBRD forecasts stronger growth for 2017 and 2018

EBRD forecasts stronger growth for 2017 and 2018

In south-eastern Europe, average growth is also forecast to reach 3 percent. EBRD shareholder countries have rejected Moscow's complaint against EBRD , which stopped cooperation with Russian Federation duet o annexation of Crimea. But Mr Guriev said Russian interest rates could fall more quickly than expected with a stronger rouble helping to curb inflation. In 2016, the ruble had appreciated almost 19% against the USA dollar, stabilizing significantly following a steep depreciation ...


Drought conditions evaporate in CT

Drought conditions evaporate in CT

Severe Drought is noted along the Florida/Georgia state line, with lesser drought categories south of Interstate 10. The Connecticut Interagency Drought Workshop implemented the drought watch in October for six counties. The recent cool and wet pattern allowed for the removal of abnormally dry conditions from Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts and NY. The state will continue to monitor the environmental and agricultural impacts of the drought.


New red band Baywatch trailer swims in

New red band Baywatch trailer swims in

The trailer was shared by Dwayne , who earlier said that the movie would be far dirtier than the iconic TV series Baywatch . That's what we get with the new red band trailer released Wednesday. Parker, the role first made famous by Pamela Anderson . The two butt heads on the beach before joining forces for a attractive bromance to fight a criminal plot that threatens the future of their beach community.



Passengers get into fistfight aboard Southwest flight

Cellphone video shows passengers scrambling to get out of the way as the two men punched each other and wrestled across aisles and seats. Cable was held on $50,000 bail, and it was not immediately clear if he has entered a plea or retained an attorney, according to multiple reports .


North Korea claims United States tried to assassinate Kim Jong

North Korea claims United States tried to assassinate Kim Jong

He was to be given a bio-chemical weapon such as a delayed-action radioactive or "nano-poisonous" substance which was to be used on Mr Kim at a public appearance, according to the reports . Two women accused of killing the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim with a chemical weapon appeared in court in Malaysia last month.


Austrian chancellor tries to keep coalition alive after resignation

Austrian chancellor tries to keep coalition alive after resignation

Mitterlehner's party is the junior partner in a "grand coalition" with the center-left Social Democrats of Chancellor Christian Kern. Kurz, the 30-year-old shooting star of Austria's political scene, has been hailed as the ideal candidate to boost the party's popularity and fend off the far-right ahead of parliamentary elections scheduled for late 2018.