MOSCOW, Sept 18 - President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday Western sanctions against Russia violated the principles of the World Trade Organization and the main way to combat them was to develop the domestic market.
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MILAN, Sept 18 - The Italian government will privatise the state-owned postal service early in 2015, a Treasury official said on Thursday, missing an initial deadline of carrying out the sale by the end of this year.
BEIJING, Sept 18 - China should avoid cutting interest rates if possible and try other strategies instead to keep the broad measure of money supply, M2, growing at an annual rate of around 13 percent, an adviser to the country's central bank said on Thursday.
NEW DELHI - India and China have signed a five-year trade and economic co-operation pact, an Indian government official said on Thursday during a visit by the Chinese President Xi Jinping to meet Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi.