Both Moscow and Kyiv have acknowledged this problem and sought to fight it, although Ukraine has been far more public about both. Anatoly Matios, the military procurator of Ukraine [pictured], has said openly that “each citizen who fights in the eastern portion of the country is taking home arms from the arsenal”

Analyst: “For as long as Ukraine is dependent on the West for its fight, it must uphold the principles and demands of the West, even if they work to its detriment.”


Analyst: “…given Naftogaz’s recent string of successes in its court battles with Gazprom, such an initiative could increase Naftogaz’s value in the mid-term. Meanwhile, now it’s more important for the Ukrainian company to secure Gazprom payments under the completed Stockholm litigation.


Evaluating the exponential growth of Bitmain, analysts at Bernstein Research said that Bitmain has been able to make as much money as Nvidia, one of the biggest chip makers in the world, in less than four years, while Nvidia took 24 years to secure $3 billion in profit.


Photo: Bitmain launched its latest series of bitcoin miners earlier this year. 

All this suggests that if Ukraine does not reach any deal with the IMF staff this week (or next week, at the latest), the chance to get the IMF tranche under the existing EFF program (that officially expires in March 2019) will be very low.


On the LSE Ukraine’s most widely held and traded stock, Ferrexpo (FXPO LN), declined 2.8%, finishing the week at a 5.8% drop and reaching its one-year low.

When the President goes into a summit with Putin saying his goal is simply to have a good relationship, it is dangerous to the United States and our allies.  It is not a policy.


Paralympic champion Andrii Demchuk [pictured] had to settle for bronze at the IWAS Wheelchair Fencing World Cup ©Ukraine Paralympic Fencing Team/ Facebook 


In this “Big Read” editorial commentary for the Inside the Games website, ITG Chief Columnist David Owen lays out what he believes are the lessons to be learned from the changes that nation states – and empire building personalities – have made as they threw billions of dollars into sports spectaculars.


Nifty Futures Indicate Stock Gains As Trade Woe Set Aside

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