October 6, 2022

The UN proved its usefulness in crafting Ukraine Grain Deal

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The United Nations helps design a deal to ship foodstuffs blocked in Ukraine ports. By Evelyn Leopold / Globetrotter The United Nations has some bragging rights in Ukraine after months of criticism it could not stop the disastrous war, devising a deal with Turkey, Ukraine and Russia that could deliver much-needed corn, grain and wheat. […]

Ukraine attacks Russian Black Sea Fleet HQ

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From Newsmax Ukrainian forces struck the headquarters of Russia’s Black Sea Fleet in Russian-held Sevastopol early on Sunday, the Crimean port city’s governor said, while Ukraine reported heavy Russian attacks against two southern cities. Sevastopol Governor Mikhail Razvozhayev was quoted by Russian media as saying five members of staff were wounded in the attack when […]

Lamborghini: supply chain challenges, future prospects and the exemplary case of the Ukrainian supplier Leoni

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An interview with Silvano Michieli, Chief Procurement Officer at Lamborghini Sant’Agata Bolognese, 20 June 2022 – Since 2020, global supply chains have been faced with exceptional political, social and economic circumstances due to the pandemic, the semiconductor shortage and the Russia-Ukraine war. Lamborghini’s resilience ensured that the company remained extremely solid as it not only took on […]

IOC President visits Ukraine and meets athletes − before talks with President Zelensky

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04 Jul 2022 – Following an invitation by the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine, IOC President Thomas Bach visited Kyiv on Sunday. He was accompanied by IOC Member and President of the Ukraine National Olympic Committee Sergii Bubka and the Ukrainian Sports Minister, Vadym Guttsait. He met around 100 athletes from the Ukrainian team at the […]

Belarus Preparing Attacks on Ukraine

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By Jeremy Frankel From Newsmax The western Ukrainian city of Lviv is preparing for a possible attack from Belarus, as Russia continues its war in eastern Ukraine. Andriy Sadovy, the city’s mayor, called an operational meeting with both military and civilian leaders to plan for such an attack. “We talked about the defense plan and the forces […]

2021: Lamborghini’s best year ever for sales, turnover and profitability

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Donation to UNHCR in support of the Ukrainian population Sant’Agata Bolognese, March 17, 2022 – Automobili Lamborghini concluded the financial year 2021 with the best results ever in terms of sales, turnover and profitability, confirming a solid and winning strategy. Stephan Winkelmann, Chairman and CEO of Automobili Lamborghini, commented: “Lamborghini has delivered excellent commercial and financial […]

IMF / Managing Director’s Remarks on Ukraine

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A downward revision of the IMF’s global growth projections is expected next month with the release of the World Economic Outlook during 2022’s Spring Meetings. The IMF’s Managing Director announced today, Thursday March 10th,2022 in a closed virtual press briefing.  Georgieva said that the IMF was created during war to support rebirth and reconstruction, thus […]

Russia vs. Ukraine: the Search Front

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From CodeFuel Mar 15, 2022  In this post Search data is a great signal for understanding human emotions and public opinion.  At CodeFuel, we monitor over 18M searches a day to ensure high-quality performance for search advertisers. These days, however, I’ve been looking at the data from a completely different angle, and the signals emerging as […]

EU Today Russian Prisoners of War: Angola, Afghanistan, Ukraine

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The early Russian support of the now continuous MPLA government during the Angolan Civil War in the seventies moved from logistical support to strategy to battlefield leadership in 1987, writes Peter Polack. The subsequent misconceived, Soviet advised, attack across the Lomba River towards the UNITA stronghold town of Mavinga in south-eastern Angola and the disastrous […]

Ukraine war slows down German machinery exports

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Exports in mechanical and plant engineering only with slight growth of 0.4 per cent in the first quarter Exports down 6.2 per cent in March Deliveries to Russia fall by 73 per cent in March Machinery and plant manufacturers from Germany are increasingly feeling the consequences of the Ukraine war as well as supply chain […]