Archive for February, 2014

  • A brief history of Crimea
    February 27, 2014, by VOANews

    Crimea is a peninsula on the northern coast of the Black Sea and an autonomous Russian-speaking republic of Ukraine. In its early history, it was colonized and occupied repeatedly – […]

  • Ukraine’s new government to work on economy, reconciliation
    February 27, 2014, by Zlatica Hoke of VOANews

    Ukraine’s parliament voted to approve the country’s new leadership Thursday, amid protests by some who believe the government is being formed before people have enough time to study the candidates. […]

  • Lego is filling even more stockings
    February 27, 2014, by Daniel Bardsley for The Prague Post

    Lego saw its sales increase by 10 per cent in 2013, the company announced on February 27 2014 – meaning they have quadrupled over the past decade. The news comes […]

  • Turkish foreign minister bullish on trade ties with Bulgaria
    February 27, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Visiting Sofia on February 27, Turkish foreign minister Ahmet Davutoglu expressed confidence that bilateral trade with Bulgaria – currently at about three billion euro – could reach as high as […]