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Always darkest before the dawn: Polar night ends on Russia’s northernmost archipelago

The Sun rose on February 22 over the horizon on Franz Josef Land, the northernmost Arctic archipelago in Russia and Eurasia... read more

 Tass3 hours ago

     
Abe’s plan fosters Russia-Japan trade growth — minister

Moscow and Tokyo have agreed to intensify efforts to increase the number of Japanese businesses in Russia... read more

 Tass7 hours ago
Yandex launches its own carsharing service

Carsharing is a component of Yandex geo-services... read more

 TassYesterday
Russia eyes opportunities for energy cooperation with Pakistan

One of priority areas of the cooperation between Russia and Pakistan is anti-terror fight, according to top diplomat Sergey Lavrov... read more

 Tass2 days ago
Moscow hotels fined for hiking prices for World Cup

The hotels have been fined for a total of $ 105,500... read more

 Tass2 days ago
Sweet Decay: Ukraine confectionery says Russian assets better rotten than sold rock bottom

Ukrainian President Pyotr Poroshenko, who co-owns Roshen, had received dividends of $72 mln from the confectionery in Lipetsk in 2014-2016 and poured it into the Ukrainian economy... read more

 Tass3 days ago
Peskov doubts Deripaska’s potential exit from Rusal, En+ linked to ‘Kremlin List’

The Russian daily, Kommersant, reported that businessman Oleg Deripaska plans to leave his top executive position in the companies, citing sources close to Rusal stockholders... read more

 Tass3 days ago
Rusal Is Said to Plan First Woman CEO as Deripaska Steps Down

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 The Moscow Times3 days ago
Ukraine bans deliveries of D-436 civil aircraft engines to Russia

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 Tass3 days ago
Russia’s grain export close to record-breaking 50 mln tonnes - expert

Russia can for the first time become the world’s second in grain exports... read more

 Tass5 days ago
US mulls introducing protectionist measures against aluminum and steel suppliers

The US president is required to make a decision on the steel recommendations by April... read more

 Tass6 days ago
PM notes Russia’s economic success amid sanctions admitted even by rivals

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 Tass6 days ago
Russian Post can support online delivery of goods from Magnit stores in 254 cities

The Russian Post, VTB and Magnit signed a memorandum on strategic partnership earlier today... read more

 Tass6 days ago
Putin congratulates Gazprom on company's 25 anniversary

Vladimir Putin noted that in 25 years a tremendous effort was made to consolidate and develop Russia's gas industry... read more

 Tass6 days ago
Russian Energy Ministry continues working on Asian Energy Ring project

The Asian Energy Ring project will make it possible to unite energy systems of Russia, China, North Korea, South Korea and Japan... read more

 Tass6 days ago
Merkel assures planned Nord-2 stream poses no threat to EU energy security

Germany favors diversification, and the project poses no threat it, German chancellor stated... read more

 Tass6 days ago
Electric cars may reduce global demand for oil by mid-2020s

The peak of oil consumption by road transport is likely to be achieved by the middle of 2020... read more

 Tass6 days ago
Bank of Russia may switch to neutral monetary policy more quickly

The Board of Directors of the Bank of Russia will hold its next meeting on the key rate on March 23... read more

 Tass6 days ago
Returning to historical traditions: Taimyr’s youth teach children traditional skills

Activists develop a youth project aimed to revive popular traditional skills and cut the outflow of indigenous people into cities... read more

 Tass6 days ago
Gazprom, UEFA sign Champions League sponsorship contract for three more years

The agreement also stipulates the sponsorship rights for the UEFA Super Cups in 2018, 2019 and 2020... read more

 Tass6 days ago
Bitcoin exchange rate surpasses $10,000

Earlier, the bitcoin rate showed a sharp drop... read more

 Tass6 days ago
Lamborghini outpaces Ferrari in 2017 sales in Russia for first time

Residents of Moscow and the Moscow Region took the lead and purchased twenty Lamborghini cars... read more

 Tass7 days ago
Russia’s oil production in Arctic may hit peak in 2020s

About 24% of the Arctic deposits have been explored and developed... read more

 Tass7 days ago
Russia's PM not encouraged by state influence in competitive industries

A significant number of Russia’s competitive industries remains under the influence of the state, the Russian PM says... read more

 Tass7 days ago
Kamaz plans to shell out millions for development of unmanned vehicles

Kamaz is one of the top 20 leading world manufacturers of heavy trucks... read more

 Tass7 days ago
Head of Russia's major bank expects tightening of cryptocurrency market

According to the Finance Ministry, legislative ban of transactions with cryptocurrencies would lead to conditions for the use of such currency by grey business... read more

 Tass7 days ago
Saudi Aramco and Novatek may ink deal on Arctic LNG-2 at St Petersburg Economic Forum

The launch of the plant is expected in 2023... read more

 Tass7 days ago
Opening air traffic to Egypt’s resort cities impossible now — Russian deputy PM

Flights to Cairo will be restored in late February... read more

 Tass7 days ago
Expectations of harsher sanctions curb Russia’s economic growth — ex-finance minister

This is the first time after the crisis that Russian economy is facing such a weak rebound, Alexei Kudrin said... read more

 Tass7 days ago
Russian Direct Investment Fund important bridge between Russia and Saudi Arabia — minister

Cooperation between sovereign funds of both countries reinforces each other and creates "fertile soil for better relationship broadly between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Russia"... read more

 Tass8 days ago
Arctic LNG-2 project may become part of Saudi Aramco's gas strategy

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 Tass8 days ago
Bank of Russia to share intelligence on cyber threats with EAEU members’ national banks

The Bank of Russia offered up the use of its very own system of automated information exchange on cyber threats, according to an expert... read more

 Tass8 days ago
Kaspersky Lab files another lawsuit over US ban on use of its products

"No evidence has been presented of any wrongdoing by the company, or of any misuse of its products," the company said... read more

 Tass8 days ago
MasterCard intends to patent 30 developments in blockchain sphere

Two blockchain-based MasterCard APIs are already available for developers... read more

 Tass9 days ago
Russian Billionaires Are Building Megaschools to Rival Eton and Exeter

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 The Moscow Times10 days ago
Cryo deserts in Yakutia: Source of clean water and extreme-tourism attraction

An expert has told TASS how these deserts developed in the Arctic zone and how they may be useful for Yakutia's economy... read more

 Tass10 days ago
Russian Telecom Ministry suggests introducing accreditation for ICO organizers

The document developed by the Telecom Ministry approves the procedure for accreditation of companies offering an opportunity of digital tokens floating... read more

 Tass11 days ago
Russia suggests BRICS partners gain a foothold in promising Syrian market

Over the past seven years of the Syrian conflict, the country’s economy has suffered an enormous damage... read more

 Tass11 days ago
Russian Direct Investment Fund may invest in Yandex, Uber joint venture

Yandex.Taxi and Uber closed the deal on consolidation of online taxi ordering business in Russia and neighboring states within a new company on February 7... read more

 Tass13 days ago
Russia Busts Crypto Miners at Secret Nuclear Weapons Lab

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 The Moscow Times13 days ago
Russia’s Central Bank cuts key rate to 7.5%

The Bank of Russia has decided to lower the key rate by 25 basis points to 7.5%... read more

 Tass13 days ago
Russia's Sukhoi mulls establishing production of consumables for SSJ-100 aircraft in Italy

An idea of creating an industrial park on the territory of Venice is being discussed... read more

 Tass14 days ago
Russia’s Sukhoi plans to sign contracts for supply of 60 SSJ-100 airliners in 2018

The company intends to maintain a production rate of about 30 aircraft per year... read more

 Tass14 days ago
Singapore Airshow 2018: Asia’s largest aerospace exhibition

The Singapore Airshow is a biennial aerospace event held in Singapore starting from 2008... read more

 Tass14 days ago
Russia expects Egypt to sign aviation security agreement, deputy PM says

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 Tass14 days ago
US sanctions against Russia’s Power Machines contradict WTO regulations — company

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 Tass14 days ago
Foreign students in Russia: fears, discoveries and interests

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 Tass14 days ago
Apple to halve its production plan for iPhone X due to low demand — media

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 Tass14 days ago
CEOs of major Russian energy companies named on 'Kremlin report'

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 Tass14 days ago
Bitcoin exchange rate drops below $10,000

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 Tass14 days ago