December 12, 2017

Ireland bailed out by European Union

European Union ministers have reached an 85 billion euros agreement to bail out the economy of the Republic of Ireland. The deal will see 35bn euros go towards propping up the Irish banking system with the remaining 50bn euros to help the government's day-to-day spending. No infrastucture … [Read more...]

Afghan President Karzai admits funding from Iran

Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai has admitted receiving cash from Iran in a move that has got the United States nervous about Tehran's intentions in the area. With Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad going on rare foreign visits in the region primarily to thumb his nose at Israel, it signals a … [Read more...]