Russia, Turkey OK pipeline deal, end gas dispute

Ankara and Moscow have settled a dispute over gas supplies, and in turn, Russia’s Gazprom says work can now begin on the land-based part of the Turkish Stream pipeline project, Voice of America reports. Gazprom says it has ended its arbitration dispute with...

Bulgaria’s euro hopes dealt blow by the ECB

The European Central Bank stated in its biennial report that problems linger in Bulgaria relating to the independence of the country’s central bank, inflation and the lack of structural reforms, the Financial Times reports. Sofia aims to join the ERM, a two-year...