BERLIN, Feb 8 (Reuters) - Germany and Kazakhstan signed a cooperation deal on Wednesday designed to give German firms greater access to raw materials in the resource-rich Central Asian country in exchange for technology and know-how.
Kazakh BTA says creditor committee for debt restructuring
Kazakhstan's BTA Bank, majority owned by the country's sovereign wealth fund, on Monday announced the formation of a creditors' steering committee to discuss debt restructuring after the bank defaulted on its $2 billion Eurobond.
Fed will protect U.S. from Europe fallout: Bernanke
Europe's financial crisis still threatens the U.S. recovery, and the Federal Reserve will do everything it can to prevent it from damaging the economy, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said on Thursday.
Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation, the London-listed Kazakh miner, has appointed veteran investment banker Mehmet Dalman as chairman, in a move that sees the departure of Johannes Sittard with immediate effect.