Maersk halves train times from China to Europe via Turkey

The journey time for the movement of goods between China and Europe was effectively slashed in…

NS2 pipeline issued first German licence – but harder hurdles lie ahead

The laying of the Nord Stream 2  (NS2) gas pipeline that will run under the Baltic…

Nord Stream 2 set to be rerouted as EU bows to the inevitable

The route of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline between Russia and Germany under the Baltic…

Petya hits global supply chain

Operations at one of the terminals at India’s largest container port JNPT have been disrupted by…

Russia and US agree to Arctic fishing ban

Arctic fishing ban: The US, Russia, Canada, Norway and Denmark yesterday signed an agreement in Oslo barring their  fishing fleets…

Novo Nordisk opens $100m insulin factory in Kaluga pharmaceutical cluster

Danish multinational pharmaceutical company  Novo Nordisk last week opened a $100m insulin manufacturing plant in the central Russian region…

AIIB Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank admits five new member states

AIIB, the newly  formed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, has formally welcomed Brazil, Georgia, Finland, Denmark and…

Carlsberg to shut Baltika breweries in Chelyabinsk and Krasnoyarsk

Carlsberg to shut Baltika breweries: Denmark’s brewing giant Carlsberg is to close its Baltika breweries in Chelyabinsk…

Ovadan-Depe gas plant work begins

Ovadan-Depe gas plant:  Turkmenistan’s President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov this week attended the groundbreaking ceremony signalling the start of…

EU sanctions cancelled after 3 months max – Danske Bank

EU sanctions cancelled after 3 months: The EU and Russia have too much to lose if the current round…

Sberbank invests RUB13.6bn in Pandora

Pandora: Sberbank CIB has agreed to finance the expansion of Danish jeweller Pandora’s Russian business to…