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The Guardian: Western Intelligence Agencies Believe the FSB is behind Navalny's Poisoning
According to them, the purpose of the operation was not to kill the politician, but to send him an "unequivocal warning" and force him to leave Russia.
--19-10-2020--
EU Imposed New Sanctions against Russia
The European Union imposed sanctions against six Russians and a scientific institute ue to the poisoning of the founder of the Anti-Corruption Foundation (FBK), Alexei Navalny. The FSB director and the deputy head of the Kremlin administration fell under the restrictions.
--15-10-2020--
Navalny was Nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize
A group of professors nominated Navalny for the Nobel Peace Prize.
--18-09-2020--
The Worst is Yet to Come: Deutsche Bank Predicts Further Weakening of the Ruble Due to Navalny and the US Elections
Deutsche Bank analysts do not rule out that the worst for the ruble in 2020 is yet to come. In the short term, the main risks for the ruble are the aggravation of the geopolitical confrontation between Moscow and the West over the situation with Alexei Navalny and the possible victory of the Democrats in the November US elections.
--15-09-2020--
Russian Hackers Attack 200 US Election-related Organizations
The Russian hacker group Strontium has attacked more than 200 organizations in the United States, one way or another connected with the country's presidential elections, which are scheduled for November, Microsoft said.
--12-09-2020--
Russia and Cyprus Agree to Amend the Tax Agreement
Countries agree to raise base tax rate on dividends and interest to 15%.
--08-09-2020--
Scientists Warn of Limited Effectiveness of Russian and Chinese Vaccines against COVID-19
The vaccines registered in Russia and China may have a common flaw that could reduce their effectiveness, Western scientists warned. The fact is that vaccines are based on a fairly common adenovirus, and many people may be immune to it.
--31-08-2020--
"Prestige at the Price of Security": What Western Media Write about the Russian Vaccine against COVID-19
The news that Russia is planning to begin mass vaccination against coronavirus in October was greeted by foreign media with caution. The Russian authorities may be in a hurry and put national prestige above security, journalists say.
--06-08-2020--
Russian Hackers in the Global Vaccine Race
The development of vaccines for COVID-19 is analogous to the race to conquer space in the 1960s. No wonder spies have appeared in this global competition.
--17-07-2020--
Russia and OPEC Agreed to Increase Production. What will Happen to Oil Prices and the Ruble?
Saudi Arabia, Russia and other OPEC + countries have agreed to increase oil production from August to avoid the risk of shortages and maintain price stability amid recovery in demand. However, due to the countries that have exceeded their production quotas in May and June, production will not grow as much as expected.
--16-07-2020--
EU will not Open Borders with Russia
Russia, the United States and Brazil are not included in the list of countries for which the EU can open borders in July. These three countries do not meet the criteria set by Brussels: from 16 to 20 new cases of coronavirus for every 100,000 people in the last two weeks.
--24-06-2020--
Former Yukos Shareholders Got Stolichnaya Vodka Rights in the Netherlands
Former Yukos shareholders in the recovery of $ 57 billion from Russia received the rights to the brands of Russian vodka Stolichnaya and Moskovskaya in the Netherlands. Brands may be sold at public auction in September.
--18-05-2020--
Russians and Cyprus: How They Change the Tiny Island
As tensions between the Kremlin and Europe were growing, Cyprus became the focus of Western concerns about the Russian threat. Wealthy people from the former Soviet Union influenced the tiny island and it makes Brussels worried.
--18-05-2020--
Yukos Case: Russia Appealed the Decision of the Hague Court to Pay $ 57 Billion to Former Yukos Shareholders
Russia appealed the decision of the Hague court to pay $ 57 billion in favor of former Yukos shareholders. The Ministry of Justice called the findings of the appeal court unlawful and unfounded.
--15-05-2020--
Russian Oil Market Crisis: Prices will Remain Low
The intentions announced on April 12-13, 2020 by the OPEC + G20 countries to reduce oil production should have unfolded the dynamics of prices in the world market for growth. However, it became clear that the expected effect did not work. In the foreseeable future, oil prices will remain low.
--22-04-2020--
Unprecedented Oil Crisis: onsequences of the Price War between Saudi Arabia and Russia
The coronavirus epidemic has led to an unprecedented drop in demand for raw materials and a collapse in quotations. In a world where everything has stopped, the price of oil is likely to move in only one direction - down.
--20-04-2020--
The Hague Court of Appeal Ordered Russia to Pay $ 50 billion in a Lawsuit by Yukos Ex-Shareholders
The dispute between them has been going on for 15 years and is not over yet - Russia will appeal the decision in the Supreme Court of the Netherlands.
--18-02-2020--
The New Rules for Carrying Cash across the Border of the Eurasian Economic Union Came into Force
From now on, a customs declaration and documents on the origin of funds are required when crossing the border with an amount exceeding $ 100 thousand.
--17-02-2020--
Great Britain may Introduce New Sanctions against Russians after Brexit
The UK is creating an EU-independent sanctions mechanism that will take effect after Brexit. In particular, London may introduce new sanctions against Russians suspected of involvement in the violation of human rights.
--23-01-2020--
Russian Seasons in France, Belgium and Luxembourg
More than 400 events will be held within the frame of the Russian Seasons in France, Belgium and Luxembourg.
--15-01-2020--
Global Cataclysms that will Hit Russia and the Ruble in the New Year
Donald Trump, recession in Europe, US elections and instability in Latin America these are the main risks, according to economists, that Russia and the ruble may face in 2020.
--30-12-2019--
WADA Disqualified Russia for Four Years for Violating Doping Rules
This means that athletes from Russia will not be able to compete under the national flag for the second Olympics in a row.
--10-12-2019--
A Cardinal Change in Russia's Foreign Policy
Bloomberg: Russia is taking a milder approach in its foreign policy.
--11-10-2019--
Britain Eased Anti-Russian Sanctions for the Study of Mars
The UK has amended the law on export, which directly affects cooperation with Russia. London considered it possible to ease some sanctions for the mission to study Mars.
--09-10-2019--
Bloomberg: Demand for Russian Oil is Growing
US sanctions against Iran and Venezuela have resulted in an increase in demand for Russian crude oil.
--29-09-2019--
Pushkov Comments PASE Session
The Head of Russias State Duma Foreign Affairs Committee Alexei Pushkov said that PASE ought to forget about Russia for a while and turn their attention to continental problems.
--27-01-2016--
Russia - Egypt Cooperation Agreement
Russia and Egypt have signed an intergovernmental cooperation agreement in Cairo, this agreement involves the construction of the first nuclear power plant in the Arab Republic.
--24-11-2015--
Russia May Be Accepted Back To the G8
Russia can be accepted back to the G8 if it continues to cooperate with the West on the Syrian issue and if the Ukrainian conflict is resolved.
--24-11-2015--
Sanctions Against Russia Extended
The leaders of the Western countries agreed to extend sanctions against Russia for another six months - until July 2016.
--23-11-2015--
Horst Seehofer Speaks On the Role Of Russia In World Issues
The global problems of modern time cannot be resolved without the participation of Russia.
--22-11-2015--
Jimmy Carter Sent A Letter To Vladimir Putin
The former American President Jimmy Carter handed the maps with the positions of the militants of the Islamic State (IS) in Syria to the representatives of the Russian Embassy in Washington, DC, according to The Washington Free Beacon.
--25-10-2015--
Russia Does Not Regret Its Inability To Participate In G8
Russia does not regret its inability to participate in G8, and the impact of the sanctions on its economy in the West is greatly exaggerated. This was stated by the Head of the Russian Presidential Administration Sergei Ivanov.
--24-10-2015--
Bashar al-Assad Thanked the Russian President
The Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad thanked the Russian President Vladimir Putin for the salvation of Syria during the meeting with him.
--23-10-2015--
Russian MOFA Comments Operations In Syria
Russia has launched the air operation in Syria not with the purpose to divert attention from what is happening in Ukraine.
--22-10-2015--
Russia Increases Trade With Brazil
Russia permitted imports of milk to 11 Brazilian producers under the guarantee of the Veterinary Service of the South American country. Brazil in its turn accepted the terms of the Russian Federation for the supply of Russian grain.
--10-07-2015--
If Finland Joins NATO...
Finlands accession to NATO membership and the consequent dislocation of the alliances forces on the border with Russia will provoke tension in relations between Moscow and Helsinki.
--09-04-2015--
eBay Will Store Personal Data Of Russian Users In Russia
The US company eBay owning the eponymous website for online auctions and PayPal payment service agreed to begin processing and storage of personal data of its Russian users on the servers in Russia.
--08-04-2015--
Russia - Greece Negotiations
The Russian authorities are ready to discuss the allocation of multiple loans with the Prime Minister of Greece Alexis Tsipras, in case Russian state companies gain control over some Greek assets.
--07-04-2015--
Settlements In Roubles And Liras May Be Introduced
The Turkish Government considers it possible to convert the settlements on large investment projects with Russia to national currencies.
--07-04-2015--
Russia Joins the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
Russia decided to join the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) founded at the initiative of China.
--06-04-2015--
CNN Channel Back To Russia
CNN channel has received a universal license on broadcasting in Russia.
--25-03-2015--
UAE Expresses Interest In Floating Cosmodrome
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) are interested in the acquisition of the international floating cosmodrome Morskoy Start (Sea Launch).
--24-03-2015--
The European Union Will Keep Sanctions Against the Crimea
The European Union still does not recognize and condemns this act of violation of international law Mogerini announced.
--21-03-2015--
Minsk Agreements Implementation
The UN Security Council discussed the failure to fulfill the set of measures on implementation of the Minsk agreements on Thursday, March 19.
--20-03-2015--
CNN Is Back
The Federal Supervision Agency for Information Technologies and Communications will grant a permit to CNN allowing it to resume broadcasting in Russia until the end of the week.
--26-02-2015--
Russia Has Lost Its Satellite Constellation Warning Of Missile Strikes
The last satellites of Oko-1 constellation monitoring the launches of ballistic missiles are out of order, and the launch of new satellites is expected no earlier than in June 2015.
--13-02-2015--
EU Emergency Meeting On the Situation In Ukraine Will Be Held On Thursday
The meetings of the OSCE and of foreign ministers of the EU countries will take place against the background of escalating conflict in Donbass, and in particular, the bombardment of Mariupol, which resulted in death of 30 people on January 24th.
--26-01-2015--
Ukraine Initiates an Appeal to the Hague Tribunal After the Bombardment of Mariupol
The National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) of Ukraine ordered the government of the country to begin the procedure of preparation of the complaint to the Hague Tribunal to recognize the murders of Ukrainians in Donbass as crimes against humanity.
--26-01-2015--
Visa Asks For Insurance
Visa has asked for insurance against failures in the Russian system of payment cards. Visa fears that the National Payment Cards System (NPCS) will fail to cope with the processing of payments on its cards in Russia. It insists on the use of foreign facilities, however NPCS objects to this idea.
--25-01-2015--
SSU Stated That It Had Evidence On the Involvement Of Russian Citizens In the Conflict In Donbass
The Security Service of Ukraine (SSU) stated that it had evidence on the involvement of Russian citizens in the conflict in Donbass, in particular in the latest events near Mariupol. This was stated at an agencys meeting by its Head Valentin Nalivaichenko.
--25-01-2015--
Russia And Armenia Agreed On A Joint Investigation Into the Criminal Case Of Massacre In Gyumri
The Head of the Investigative Committee of Russia arrived in Armenia. He assured that the investigation and legal proceedings against the Russian military man accused of killing seven people would be held only on the territory of Armenia. The Investigative Committees of Russia and Armenia agreed on a joint investigation into the criminal case of massacre in the Armenian city of Gyumri.
--23-01-2015--
Russia And India Strengthen Cooperation To Counter Terrorism
The Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu and his Indian counterpart Manohar Parrikar agreed to strengthen cooperation in the field of countering terrorism, as well as collaboration in the military-industrial sector.
--22-01-2015--
IMF: Russian Economy Is Expected To Fall By 3%
The Russian economy is expected to fall by 3% in 2015. This is stated in the IMF report.
--20-01-2015--
HSBC: Russian GDP Will Fall To 3.5%
The British banking conglomerate HSBC toughened its forecast on the fall of Russias GDP to 3.5%, according to Bloomberg.
--19-01-2015--
Procedure Of Ukraine Accession To NATO Might Be Accelerated
The Permanent Representative of Russia to NATO Alexander Grushko stated that the procedure of Ukraines accession to the alliance might be accelerated. According to him, there are certain criteria that must be met for joining NATO. These are, in particular, the absence of internal conflicts or any territorial disputes with its neighboring countries.
--26-12-2014--
Lavrov Comments On Russian Relations With Ukraine
The Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov thinks that Ukraine is still a Union State of Russia. According to his words, it is impossible for Russia and Ukraine to break up.
--25-12-2014--
Lavrov Talks About Sanctions
The European Union imposed sanctions against Russia being under pressure from the USA. This opinion was expressed by the Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.
--24-12-2014--
The South Stream Losses
The losses of foreign companies caused by the freezing of the South Stream project will make up at least 2.82 billion euros. The direct losses of European companies may equal 2.5 billion euros. Japanese companies will lose an order for 320 million euros.
--09-12-2014--
Russian Economic Forecasts
The World Bank (WB) raised its forecast for economic growth in Russia in 2014 from 0.5 to 0.7 percent. The forecast for 2015 has been reduced to zero, instead of 0.3 percent growth of the September forecast.
--09-12-2014--
Ukraine Is Satisfied With South Stream Shut-down
Kiev expressed satisfaction with the rejection of the gas pipeline project South Stream which was to supply gas to Europe, bypassing Ukraine.
--06-12-2014--
Bonds Placement On Asian Markets
The Ministry of Finance does not exclude the possibility of placement of bonds on the Asian markets in order to create a benchmark for corporate bond placement.
--05-12-2014--
EAEU Plans To Abandon Mutual Payments In Dollars And Euros
The members of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU, incluing Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Armenia) intend to abandon the mutual payments in dollars and euros.
--04-12-2014--
EU Makes Serbia Join Sanctions
Serbia was obliged to impose sanctions against Russia in exchange for EU membership. This was stated by the European Commissioner for Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn.
--26-11-2014--
Matthias Platzeck Supported Annexation Of Crimea
The former Prime Minister of Brandenburg Matthias Platzeck came out for legalization of the accession of the Crimea to Russia. Later the press service of the German-Russian Forum denied the statement of Platzeck, but only partially.
--26-11-2014--
Biden Threatened Russia With Further Isolation
The US Vice President Joseph Biden warned Russia against non-compliance with Minsk agreements. According to his words, the US will continue to increase pressure on Russia if it continues its policy regarding the conflict in eastern Ukraine.
--22-11-2014--
Russian Hackers Attack
Russian hackers attack: JP Morgan, Nasdaq, Carrefour and millions of passwords. The Russian authorities suspect that they have been working jointly since DDoS-attacks on Estonia in 2007.
--04-09-2014--
The EU And NATO Against Russia: How The West Will Respond To Moscow. The EU plans: New Sanctions.
The conflict in the south-east of Ukraine and the Russia's role in these events are still one of the main foreign policy issues for the countries of the West. The economic ways to stop Russia's interference in the conflict were discussed on August 30 at a meeting of the EU summit in Brussels, and on September 4-5 the Ukrainian events will be one of the main issues of the NATO summit to be held in the Welsh Newport. The possibility of introducing new economic sanctions against Russia was discussed in Brussels.
--03-09-2014--
Gazprom Corruption Scandal
During the next few months the General Prosecutor's Office of Switzerland intends to bring an official accusation of corruption against the four people, possibly including two top managers of Gazprom.
--03-09-2014--
Living Without Russian Gas
Despite the frequent statements by European politicians concerning the need for reducing dependence on Russian gas, the chances of doing this in Europe are few, as the Fitch Ratings declares in its report Living Without Russian Gas.
--30-08-2014--
Military Exercises Near The Coast Of the Kuril Islands Caused A Diplomatic Row
The military exercises with the participation of the Pacific Fleet, Air Landing Troops and military aircrafts that started near the coast of the Kuril Islands on Tuesday caused a diplomatic row. Japan protested, considering large-scale military maneuvers in the area of the disputed territory to be unacceptable.
--18-08-2014--
The EU Countries Disagree On The Issue Of Toughening Sanctions Against Russia
The EU countries still disagree on the need for stiffening sanctions against Russia, despite the pressure of a number of Western countries after the crash of the Malaysian airliner in Eastern Ukraine on July 17.
--21-07-2014--
The World Treats Russia And The United States Worse
The attitude towards Russia and the United States around the world has significantly deteriorated during the last year, as it was shown by the poll conducted by GlobeScan sociological company commissioned by BBC World Service. The study was conducted in 24 countries on all continents before the political crisis in Ukraine and annexation of the Crimea to Russia from December 2013 to April 2014.
--16-06-2014--
Development Of The Platinum Deposit In Zimbabwe
Vi Holding, Rostekh and Vnesheconombank created a consortium for development of the platinum deposit in Zimbabwe.
--06-06-2014--


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Navalny Expects Trump to Condemn Russia's Use of Novichok
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny noted that US President Donald Trump refrained from criticizing Russia about his poisoning.
--21-10-2020--
The US "Got Rid" of 45 Russian Ventilators
Russia delivered ventilators and other medical supplies to the United States amid the coronavirus pandemic.
--21-10-2020--
The US Supported the EU's Decision to Impose Sanctions against Russia in the "Navalny case"
Washington commented on the imposition of sanctions by Brussels in connection with the alleged poisoning of Alexei Navalny.
--19-10-2020--
Foreign Ministry Calls OPCW Report on Navalny Part of Conspiracy Scenario
The Russian Foreign Ministry called the report of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) on the presence of traces of poisoning in the biomaterials of Alexei Navalny as a planned continuation of the "fantastic story."
--12-10-2020--
Trump Announced the Removal of Secrecy from Documents on the Investigation of Ties with the Russian Federation
US President Donald Trump has ordered the full declassification of all documents relating to the investigation into his alleged ties with Russia, as well as the email scandal of his 2016 election rival Hillary Clinton.
--12-10-2020--
Denmark will Support EU Sanctions against Russia in the Navalny Case
Copenhagen would support EU sanctions against Russia in the case of the alleged poisoning of the opposition leader Alexei Navalny.
--12-10-2020--
The Head of the European Commission Urged to Change the Approach to the Issue of "Nord Stream-2"
The head of the European Commission (EC) Ursula von der Leyen believes that the topic of Nord Stream 2 should be reintegrated into a broader issue of relations with Russia.
--18-09-2020--
Navalny Posted his First Photo after Falling into a Coma on August 20
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny posted his first photo on Instagram after falling into a coma on August 20.
--15-09-2020--
The State Duma Allowed the Government to Issue State Loans to Other Countries Outside the Plan
They can be provided at the expense of the appropriations established by the loan program and by reducing the balances of the federal budget as of January 1, 2020.
--15-09-2020--
The Media Reported that Navalny Completely Recovered
Oppositionist Alexei Navalny has completely recovered after coming out of a coma.
--15-09-2020--
"Politis" Named Russians and Ukrainians with Cyprus "Golden Passports"
The list, approved from 2008 to 2012, consists of 34 people, most of them are Russians and Ukrainians.
--15-09-2020--
Russia and Cyprus Signed a Protocol to Amend the Tax Agreement
Russia and Cyprus signed a protocol on the avoidance of double taxation between the countries.
--15-09-2020--
Politico Spoke about the Options for Germany's Abandonment of Nord Stream 2
The Politico named six possible options for how Germany can refuse the construction of Nord Stream 2.
--14-09-2020--
Russia and Malta will Review the Double Taxation Treaty
Russia will revise the Convention for the avoidance of double taxation with Malta.
--14-09-2020--
Foreign Students may be Allowed to Enter Russia
Foreign students will be able to return to Russia to study.
--29-08-2020--
Russia Took the Last Place in the Rating of Approval of the Leading World Powers
The Gallup rating has been compiled since 2007. It reflects the attitude of respondents from 135 countries to the United States, China, Germany and Russia.
--30-07-2020--
More than 30 People were Detained after Fights between Azerbaijanis and Armenians in Moscow
In Moscow, more than 30 people were detained for fighting on interethnic grounds.
--29-07-2020--
Germany Opposed the Resumption of the G8 with Russia
Russia needs to come to a peaceful settlement of the situation in southeastern Ukraine and resolve the issue with Crimea to return to the G8, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said in an interview.
--29-07-2020--
US Wants to Establish a Line of Communication on Space Issues with Russia
The United States is proposing to create a communication line to prevent conflicts in space.
--29-07-2020--
COVID-19 Pandemic Greatly Reduced the Value of the US and Russian Passports
The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a significant drop in the value of passports of Russia, Ukraine and the United States.
--17-07-2020--
Finnish-Russian Border will Remain Closed at Least until Mid-June
The Finnish authorities extended the ban on crossing the border with Russia until June 14.
--11-05-2020--
Goldman Sachs: Despite OPEC+ Deal, Oil Prices will Continue to Fall
The new OPEC+ agreement will not lead to a recovery in oil prices, as the reduced production volumes are significantly inferior to the real drop in world demand for hydrocarbons.
--13-04-2020--
Kirill Firsov, Creator of the Deer.io Platform, was Arrested in the USA
The creator of the Deer.io online store platform, Kirill Firsov, was arrested by agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) at John F. Kennedy Airport in New York.
--11-03-2020--
Russian Party has Agreed to Open the Austrian Consulate General in St. Petersburg
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation reckons upon the opening of the Consulate General of Austria in St. Petersburg in 2020.
--02-03-2020--
Russia Restricts Air Traffic with South Korea
It was decided to stop air communication with South Korea by all companies except Aeroflot and Aurora.
--27-02-2020--
Restrictive Measures on the Border with China are Extended until April 1
According to the latest data, the number of people infected with coronavirus in China is close to 80 thousand.
--27-02-2020--
Foreign Investments in Russian Assets Rose Sharply in 2019
Last year was the most successful in terms of investment activity since the introduction of sanctions.
--26-02-2020--
The Absence of Chinese Tourists will Negatively Affect the Russian Market of Premium and Luxury Goods
According to the calculations of the Russian Standard Bank, the number of payments through the Chinese Alipay in January decreased by 31.2 percent.
--12-02-2020--
The Russian Government Restricts Traffic through 16 Checkpoints on the Border with China
The annex to the document lists 16 checkpoints.
--30-01-2020--
Russian Airlines Continue Flying through Iranian Airspace
Russian airlines adhere to the precautions recommended by the Federal Air Transport Agency when flying through Iranian airspace.
--14-01-2020--
Russian Companies will be Able to Protect their Trademarks Abroad
The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) will include Russian language into the list of working languages of filing applications for the international protection of trademarks and design solutions.
--23-12-2019--
Agricultural Products From Greece Might Be Supplied To Russia Soon
Russian and Greek experts will meet soon to discuss the possibility of supply of agricultural products with regard to the embargo on supplies to Russia.
--22-06-2015--
ING Bank Unblocked Accounts Of Russian Diplomatic Missions In Belgia
Bank accounts of Russian diplomatic missions in the ING bank (Belgia) were unblocked. This was announced by the Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders.
--21-06-2015--
Norway Exceeded Russia In the Volume of Gas Supplies
The gas operator Gassco has exported 29.2 billion cubic meters of gas during the period from January to March of this year, while Gazprom provided only 20.29 billion cubic meters. I
--28-05-2015--
EAEC - Vietnam Free Trade Zone
The Russian government approved the agreement on free trade zone between the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEC) and Vietnam.
--28-05-2015--
Import Of Japanese Fish May Be Reopened
The Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance may ease restrictions on the imports of Japanese fish introduced because of the accident at the Fukushima.
--08-04-2015--
Russian Trade With Finland Goes Down
The Finnish exports to Russia decreased by 43 percent in January 2015, as compared with the same month of last year. The import of Russian goods to Finland fell by 36 percent.
--07-04-2015--
Russia Will Supply Nuclear Fuel To Hungary
The Government of Hungary agreed the project of supply of nuclear fuel for the nuclear power plant Paks from Russia with European officials.
--02-04-2015--
Leaders of 26 Nations to Take Part in Victory Day Celebrations
The top politicians from 26 countries as well as representatives of UNESCO and the Council of Europe have already expressed their intentions to visit Moscow on May 9 in order to participate in Victory Day celebrations.
--30-03-2015--
Vladimir Putin Will Visit Beijing In September
The President of Russia Vladimir Putin will visit Beijing in September; there he will participate in the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II.
--26-03-2015--
The Future Of Soviet Sculptures In Vilnius
The new Mayor of Vilnius Remigijus Šimašius thinks that the sculptures installed in the city centre at the Zeleny Bridge during Soviet times must be removed, restored, but not returned to their initial place.
--19-03-2015--
Pushkov riticized the Polish Guards Who Detained a Man Carrying His Russian Wife In a Suitcase
The Head of the Duma Committee for International Affairs Aleksei Pushkov criticized the Polish border guards who detained a citizen of France carrying his wife, a Russian woman, in a suitcase at the border of Belarus and the European Union.
--18-03-2015--
Russian Wife In a Suitcase
A citizen of France tried to bring his wife to Poland, hiding her in a suitcase. The Polish border guards took the couple off the train Moscow - Nice in Terespol.
--18-03-2015--
Russia Won't Support Greece Financially - Official
Russia currently has no plans to assist Greece with money, as "such expenses are not included in the federal budget law", Russian Deputy Finance Minister Sergey Storchak said.
--25-02-2015--
Russia Will Be Able To Build a Nuclear Power Plant In Egypt
During the visit of the Russian President Vladimir Putin to Egypt the Head of Rosatom Sergei Kirienko and the Minister of Electrification of Egypt Muhammad Shakker signed an agreement under which Russia will be able to build a nuclear power plant on the territory of the Arab Republic.
--16-02-2015--
Cease-fire And Withdrawal Of Weapons
The Contact Group which met in Minsk managed to work out agreements on cease-fire and withdrawal of weapons.
--13-02-2015--
Norman Format Meeting Is Complicated
The resumption of military operations in the south-east of Ukraine undermines the effectiveness of the preparations for the meeting in the Norman format.
--26-01-2015--
Russia-Iran Military Cooperation
Russia and Iran signed an intergovernmental agreement on military cooperation. The agreement was signed in Tehran.
--26-01-2015--
Russian itizens Suspected Of Planning Terrorist Attacks Were Detained In France
According to the Direct Matin edition quoting the Prosecutor Yvon Calvet, all of them are Chechen. The detention was performed in the evening of Monday, January 19 at the city of Beziers (Hérault department).
--25-01-2015--
Russia to Stop Nuclear Cooperation with US
Moscow reportedly decided to end its nuclear cooperation program with the US, saying that Russia no longer needs assistance in safeguarding nuclear sites located in the country, according to the Boston Globe newspaper.
--20-01-2015--
Gas For Ukraine
Until the end of 2014 Ukraine will have bought one billion cubic meters of Russian gas.
--29-11-2014--
Restrictions On Swiss Products
The Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance may impose temporary restrictions on exports of plant products from Switzerland to Russia.
--29-11-2014--
French Wines Ban
A member of the State Duma Defense Committee Vladimir Bessonov announced the need to prohibit the supplies of French wines in Russia in response to the suspension of execution of the contract on Mistral helicopter carriers.
--29-11-2014--
Oil Prices Are Too Low
Russia, Saudi Arabia, Mexico and Venezuela consider current oil prices to be too low.
--29-11-2014--
BRICS Development Bank
The agreement on the establishment of the New BRICS Development Bank was signed at the end of the summit in Fortaleza.
--29-11-2014--
Estimates Of Gas Supply To Turkey
According to the calculations of Gazprom, it will be possible to increase gas supplies to the country at the beginning of 2016.
--29-11-2014--
Russian MOFA Is Ready To Cooperate With Washington
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that, unlike the United States, Moscow was ready to cooperate with Washington, in terms not of benefits, but of common interests.
--28-11-2014--
NATO - Russia Council Meeting
The new NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said that the North Atlantic Alliance is ready to consider a request for a meeting of the NATO - Russia Council in the case of receipt of such request.
--03-10-2014--
ScanEx Cooperates With Chinese Meteorological Orbiter Series
"ScanEx" Engineering Technology Center became the first Russian company specializing in receiving and processing satellite data from Chinese meteorological "FengYun-3" orbiter series, situated on polar orbits.
--31-07-2014--
Agreement On Cancelling The Cuba Debt To Russia Is Ratified
The agreement stipulates that 90% ($ 32 billion) of this debt will be written off, and the remaining 10% will be repaid within 10 years in 20 equal semi-annual payments in accordance with the established schedule.
--08-07-2014--
Russia Ready for New Anti-Terror Campaign with US
On Friday, June 27, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Russia is open for the renewed anti-terrorism cooperation with the United States, but added the ball is now in the US court.
--29-06-2014--
Russian Roads Are in the List of the Worst in the World
According to the quality of roads, Russia holds the 136th place in the world out of 144, as it is said in the Global Competitiveness Report 2012-2013.
--01-03-2013--
Russian Students to Study at the Best Foreign Universities
Starting from 2013, Russian students will be permitted to study at the most prestigious universities of the world at the expense of the Russian Government.
--26-10-2012--
Russian Sends Humanitarian Help to Syria
A Russian Emergencies and Civil Defense Ministry has sent a special plane with about 25 metric tons of humanitarian aid to Syria, mainly medicaments.
--08-10-2012--
US Arrests 11 People on Suspicion of Espionage for Russia
A US court has charged 11 people with involvement into an alleged Russian network illegally exporting American technologies to Russian military and intel agencies.
--05-10-2012--
Russian Prosecutors Seek to Ban "Innocence of Muslims"
The Prosecutor Generals Office has declared the film Innocence of Muslims extremist and plans to ban the scandalous video in Russia.
--18-09-2012--
No Russian Tourists Were Injured by Earthquake in Mexico
An earthquake in Acapulco resort in Mexico hasn't affected Russian tourists having a vacation in this country.
--21-03-2012--
Russia and Turkey Signed Tourism Cooperation Agreement
Russia and Turkey signed an agreement on cooperation in tourism in the framework of the international exhibition "Intourmarket" in Moscow.
--20-03-2012--
Malta Visa Centre to Appear in Kaliningrad
The Malta Visa Application Centre will be opened in Kaliningrad March 30, 2012.
--14-03-2012--
Britain Hopes to Improve Relations with Russia
According to the words of the British Prime Minister David Cameron, Britain is going to work with a new elected Russian president in order to overcome difficulties between Moscow and London.
--06-03-2012--
Russians Can Go to Guatemala Without Visa
Russian citizens now can visit Guatemala without a visa - an agreement between the two governments, signed in New York on September 22, 2011, entered into force yesterday, February 29.
--01-03-2012--
Myanmar Foreign Minister Visits Russia
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Myanmar, Wunna Maung Lwin arrived in Moscow on official visit which will last until February 29.
--28-02-2012--
Paris Garden Will be Named after Russian Writer
A garden located on Port Maillot square in Paris will be named after the Russian writer Alexander Solzhenitsyn. It was decided by voting of members of the City Council in the French capital.
--09-02-2012--
Russian Pilot Detained in Southern Sudan
Russian pilot from the crew of the An-32 has been detained in Sardzhas, Southern Sudan. The Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs demands for the explanation of the incident.
--17-01-2012--
Russian Glonass Satnav System Develops International Market
Russia says the Latin American and Indian markets will be a priority for Russia's Glonass satellite navigation system.
--14-12-2011--
Commonwealth of Independent States Turns 20 Years
Twenty years ago, on 8 December 1991, leaders of three countries signed a Creation Agreement on the dissolution of the Soviet Union and the creation of the Commonwealth of Independent States. The history of the USSR was ended for good.
--08-12-2011--
"Group of Life" for Russian Football Team
On Friday, December 2, a draw ceremony for the Euro 2012 finals brought Russia a very successful result.
--07-12-2011--
Russians Will Miss the Man who Changed the World
Today the Russian President, many Russian officials and famous bloggers, as well as thousands of Russian people, offer their condolence over the death of Steve Jobs, the founder and ex-CEO of the Apple company.
--06-10-2011--
David Cameron Will Come To The Capital Of Russia
The Prime Minister of Great Britain David Cameron will visit Moscow and meet Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, which means that both sides strive for warming of relationships, spoiled after the murder of Russian ex-spy in London in 2006.
--08-09-2011--





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