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Moscow vows to challenge US actions should Russian state debt be sanctioned

As reported earlier, the United States might tighten sanctions in November... read more

 Tass9 days ago

     
Russian PM: Government ready to support Russian companies that fall under new US sanctions

The prime minister added that Russia had adapted to sanctions... read more

 Tass9 days ago
PM Medvedev signs decree stabilizing fuel market

Based on this decree, the Energy Ministry and the Antimonopoly service are charged with concluding an agreement on economic stabilization and development of the domestic market of oil products... read more

 Tass9 days ago
PM says Russian-Chinese trade turnover may reach $200 bln

Medvedev added that the two countries have a number of investment projects to discuss... read more

 Tass9 days ago
Nord Stream 2 operator laid over 200 km of pipeline

According to the company, some 20 vessels are operating simultaneously to ensure the timely completion... read more

 Tass10 days ago
86% of Large Russian Companies Fear New U.S. Sanctions – Report

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 The Moscow Times10 days ago
US grants waivers from anti-Iranian sanctions for Bushehr NPP - Pompeo

"It's a pretty complicated area, the non-proliferation issue", he said... read more

 Tass11 days ago
US re-imposes sanctions against over 700 Iranian individuals, entities

Among the sanctioned entities are Iran Air (the national airline), Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization and Central Bank... read more

 Tass11 days ago
Gazprom to boost gas supplies to Austria by 1 bln cubic meters per year

The document was signed at a working meeting between Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller and OMV CEO Rainer Seele in St. Petersburg... read more

 Tass11 days ago
Sanctions-hit Rusal decides to move from Jersey to Russia

"Shareholders should take note that the Company’s Continuance Out Of Jersey is conditional upon satisfaction of numerous conditions and may or may not proceed," the statement said... read more

 Tass11 days ago
Russian Prime Minister calls for cooperation under new economic situation

Dmitry Medvedev stressed that trade must be based on free competition and the free movement of goods, services, people and capital... read more

 Tass11 days ago
Chinese leader calls on countries to jointly counter trade protectionism

Xi Jinping believes that all countries should adhere to the policy of openness... read more

 Tass11 days ago
US actions may destabilize oil market - senior Russian official

Sergei Prikhodko said that the destructive actions of Washington can negate the efforts made by the oil-producing countries-participants of the agreement... read more

 Tass12 days ago
Russian Deputy PM calls for enhanced media cooperation in digital field with China

According to Maxim Akimov, China and Russia are different countries that use different approaches to many problems and solution of many tasks... read more

 Tass12 days ago
Russia to present draft digital cooperation program to China in spring 2019

"That it could be signed at the next meeting of the humanitarian cooperation commission in the summer," Russian Deputy Minister of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media Alexei Volin said... read more

 Tass12 days ago
Bill Gates predicts taxes on robots will help people keep their jobs - newspaper

"I am certainly not saying that we should artificially slow down the move toward automation, and robotics is just a form of what we have been doing to date," founder of Microsoft added... read more

 Tass12 days ago
Russia to provide 38 mln euro credit to Cuba in military technical cooperation line

The Cuban delegation is expected to arrive in two weeks to agree on the details... read more

 Tass14 days ago
CIS to create fast assistance group for nuclear emergencies

Following the November 2 meeting of the CIS Prime Ministers’ Council, a total of 18 documents were signed... read more

 Tass14 days ago
Moscow and Havana eye signing an agreement on upgrade of Cuba's railway network

It is planned to modernize over 1,000 km of railroads in Cuba... read more

 Tass14 days ago
Rosneft, Sakhalin-1 consortium settle dispute out of court

A spokesperson for India’s ONGC, which is a part of the Sakhalin-1 consortium, confirmed the infromation... read more

 Tass14 days ago
German business expects Nord Stream 2 will be completed in time

Chairman of the German Committee on Eastern European Economic Relations Wolfgang Buchele stated that the energy project is "highly important"... read more

 Tass15 days ago
Putin: authorities will do their best to make foreign investors feel comfortable in Russia

The Russian leader recalled that the government supports foreign investors via the Russian Direct Investment Fund... read more

 Tass15 days ago
Putin looks forward to development of business ties with Germany

The Russian leader pointed out that bilateral trade had grown by 23% in 2017... read more

 Tass15 days ago
Alrosa to sell 127 large gem-quality rough diamonds at an auction in Israel

The results of the auction will be announced on November 26... read more

 Tass15 days ago
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Russia’s new ranking places it ahead of many Western countries such as France and Italy, and just behind Spain.... read more

 The Moscow Times15 days ago
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Russia’s new ranking places it ahead of many Western countries such as France and Italy, and just behind Spain.... read more

 The Moscow Times15 days ago
Russia introduces countermeasures against 322 Ukrainian citizens and 68 companies

The list includes a number of acting Ukrainian government officials and businessmen... read more

 Tass15 days ago
Venezuelan minister hopes to strengthen strategic cooperation with Russia

Venezuelan Minister of Industries and National Production Tareck El Aissami met with Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yury Borisov in Havana on Thursday... read more

 Tass15 days ago
German businesses support closer EU-Russia ties — German committee

"We hope that many German-Russian meetings at the high level held in the last months represent the harbinger of a new process of easing tensions," the committee's chairman Wolfgang Buechele said... read more

 Tass15 days ago
Putin to discuss Russian-German economic relations at meeting with German businesses

One of the largest projects implemented by the Russian side with participation of German companies is the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline... read more

 Tass15 days ago
Brent prices below $75 per barrel first time since August 24

Urals-Primorsk oil futures with delivery in December 2018 fell 0.16% on St. Petersburg’s SPIMEX to $73.16 per barrel... read more

 Tass16 days ago
Russia climbed to 31st place in Doing Business-2019 rating

Russia was on the 120th place in 2012, but that year President Vladimir Putin set the goal for Russia to achieve the 20th position in the rating... read more

 Tass16 days ago
Putin to discuss relations development prospects, joint projects with German business

In particular, energy and industrial cooperation projects are on the agenda, the Kremlin said... read more

 Tass16 days ago
Russian millionaires keep about 70% of their savings in foreign banks, study says

The total amount of assets of over 30,000 Russians was estimated at $455 bln, with $315 bln kept abroad... read more

 Tass16 days ago
Rosneft comes up with measures on stabilization of Russia’s petroleum products market

Rosneft fully meets its obligations on budget revenues formation... read more

 Tass16 days ago
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President Vladimir Putin has repeatedly called on wealthy Russians to bring their capital back to the country.... read more

 The Moscow Times16 days ago
New diamond deposit in Yakutia can consolidate Alrosa’s global leadership, says Putin

The Verkhne-Munskoye deposit was launched on October 31... read more

 Tass16 days ago
Moscow ranks 13th among world’s costliest prime real estate

Monaco tops the rating... read more

 Tass17 days ago
Russia blocks establishment of conciliation panel in pork dispute with EU

Russia believes such steps are unjustified, the ministry notes... read more

 Tass17 days ago
Putin, Moldovan president to discuss cooperation on October 31

According to the Kremlin, the issues on the agenda will be trade, economic and humanitarian cooperation... read more

 Tass17 days ago
Trade turnover between Russia and Japan grows by over 17% in 2018 — official

"Japan has traditionally been one of Russia's main economic partners in the Asia Pacific," Russian presidential envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District Yury Trutnev said... read more

 Tass17 days ago
Russia to increase taxes for luxurious property over time — finance minister

Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said over time, taxes will be raised "on luxurious properties, cars, yachts, apartments and so on"... read more

 Tass17 days ago
Russia has long-term strategic interests in Latin America — deputy PM

Trade turnover between Russia and Latin American countries reached $14.5 bln in 2017 and has a potential to grow, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yury Borisov said... read more

 Tass18 days ago
Russia’s experience of work in Arctic attracts many countries, says official

Russia’s First Deputy Minister of Science and Higher Education Grigory Trubnikov recalled that Russia "traditionally" puts a lot of effort into this sphere... read more

 Tass18 days ago
Russian energy ministry prepares draft plan on taking account of oil fields

Russia’s Energy Ministry has prepared a draft roadmap on taking account of oil fields for encouraging hard-to-recover oil reserves production... read more

 Tass18 days ago
Brazil’s Bolsonaro should understand role of BRICS in international relations, expert says

According to the expert, it is unclear whether this policy aimed at stirring up tensions between the right-wing and the left-wing forces will define Brazil’s relations with its international partners... read more

 Tass18 days ago
Iran expects its oil exports won’t be less than 1 million barrels per day

First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri noted the US cannot halt Iranian oil exports as there is no substitution for them on the market... read more

 Tass19 days ago
"Undeclared war" forces Russia to boost defense spending — minister

Russia plans to spend 2.9 trillion rubles on defense in 2019, 3 trillion rubles in 2020, and 3.2 trillion rubles in 2021, according to the explanatory note to the draft budget for 2019-2021... read more

 Tass19 days ago
Sanctions against Russia to remain until 2021 — Central Bank

According to Guidelines of Monetary Policy of the Bank of Russia for 2019-2021, international sanctions against Russia will remain in effect throughout the forecast period... read more

 Tass21 days ago
Belarus expects restrictions on milk supplies to Russia to be lifted fully in November

The restrictions cover fully or partially the supplies of 43 Belarusian milk producers... read more

 Tass21 days ago