Russia, Ukraine, strike winter gas deal
Russia says gas deliveries will start flowing to Ukraine again at least until the end of this winter. The deal comes after months of deadlock. In the wake of the Ukraine crisis, Kiev has refused to pay more for Russian gas. But with the winter months approaching, the situation was likely to become desperate. Now, an EU brokered deal has finally found some common ground.
Argentina lures oil investment
Argentinian lawmakers have passed a bill to attract further oil investment, offering longer concessions to companies. The country is trying to boost domestic production and reduce reliance on costly imports. The Vaca Muerta shale formation is one promising source.
Alliance For Youth tackles youth unemployment
Young people training as technicians at Nestlé in Hamburg are in the forefront of a Europe-wide intiative to make a dent in youth unemployment. For a young man from Spain, it offers not just a job but trade certification.