Indonesia Declares a Trade War to the European Union

Indonesia, which is the largest producer of palm oil, plans to raise the import duties on dairy products from EU countries to 8-18 percent.

The intention of raising the tariffs was announced by the Minister of Commerce of the Asian country Enggartiasto Lukita. The measure is in response to the Union's plan to impose similar duties on Indonesian palm oil biodiesel, he added.

2.1 billion Tons of Solid Waste is Generated on the Planet For a Year

Every year, 2.1 billion tons of solid waste is generated on the planet. This is enough to fill 822,000 Olympic-size pools. Of these, only 16% are recycled completely. This concludes a report by Verisk Maplecroft, quoted by bTV.

The United States leads the ranking as the most inefficient country in terms of production-recycling ratio.

Bulgarian Participation in the 16th Edition of CISMEF (June 24 – 27, 2019) in Guangzhou

On 24.06.2019, 16th edition of CISMEF, China International Small and Medium Enterprises Fair in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, PRC was officially launched. CISMEF is one of the largest multi-profile trade fairs in China, organized with the support of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the State Administration of Market Regulatory Affairs and the Guangdong Province.

Ambassador Kuzmin: Russia is interested in Moldova being stable

Russian Ambassador in Bucharest Valery Kuzmin said Wednesday that his country agrees and supports the formation of a ruling coalition in Moldova, pointing out that Russia's interest is in the Republic of Moldova being a stable country. "Our official position is very clear, is that of the Foreign Ministry on June 10.

Greek PM to attend Belt & Road Forum

Chinese President Xi Jinping will deliver a keynote speech at the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRF) to be held from April 25 to 27 in Beijing, State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi announced on Friday.
Leaders including heads of state and government from 37 countries will attend the forum's round-table summit, Wang told a press briefing.