- 15:30 12/12/2013
President Vladimir Putin called Thursday for a renewed crackdown on Russian companies that dodge taxes by registering in offshore jurisdictions.
- 13:25 12/12/2013
Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said Thursday that inflation could reach 6.4 percent this year, overshooting the central bank’s target of up to 6 percent.
- 09:50 12/12/2013
Russia and the US are negotiating new proposals to boost bilateral trade and eventually establish a free-trade zone, a senior Russian official has said.
- 16:15 11/12/2013
The former Soviet republic of Kyrgyzstan has approved a deal to sell the country’s debt-ridden natural gas monopoly to Russia’s state energy company Gazprom for $1.
- 12:57 11/12/2013
Russian billionaire Mikhail Gutseriyev is creating a new oil company through acquisitions and consolidation, according to a Russian newspaper report Wednesday.
- 00:17 11/12/2013
- 21:25 10/12/2013
The chief executive of Uralkali, Russia’s biggest potash fertilizer producer, has been transferred from a pretrial detention center in Moscow and placed under house arrest, a prison spokesman said Tuesday.
- 19:26 10/12/2013
Russia is to write off $29 billion of Cuba’s Soviet-era debts under an agreement to end a 20-year dispute between the two countries, according to a Reuters report.1
- 06:00 10/12/2013
Net profit at leading Russian steel producer Metalloinvest dropped to $258 million in the third quarter, marking a 25 percent slump on the previous quarter, the company said Monday.
- 23:59 08/12/2013
A roundup of what has happened in the past 24 hours
- 22:46 08/12/2013
Russia’s Central Bank said Sunday it cannot warn banks of a possible license revocation beforehand because there is a risk that some banks would try to move out their assets.
- 20:31 07/12/2013
Kyrgyzstan's state environmental watchdog has sued Canada's Centerra Gold, the operator of the Kumtor mine, for $300 million over ecological damage allegedly caused during its mine operation.
- 17:36 07/12/2013
Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola Azarov said late Friday that a major economic deal with Russia was imminent as protestors in Kiev geared up for another weekend of protests amid the ongoing political stand-off in the former Soviet nation.6
- 13:07 07/12/2013
Energy Minister Alexander Novak said Saturday that Russia will pump more than 520 million tonnes of crude oil in 2013, a post-Soviet record.
- 04:46 07/12/2013
A Russian animation studio hopes to produce a new English-language cartoon series with the help of money raised over the Internet, an entertainment news site has reported.
- 14:55 06/12/2013
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Friday that Russia’s banking system was reliable when challenged during a television interview about a spate of banks that have had their licenses revoked.
- 12:01 06/12/2013
Russia’s Finance Ministry predicted serious difficulties Friday for the budget in 2016 and 2017 as slowing economic growth means there will be insufficient funds available to honor spending commitments.
- 21:27 05/12/2013
The European Commission on Thursday called for EU member states to renegotiate the terms of their agreements with Gazprom on the South Stream natural gas pipeline, saying some aspects of the project were unlawful.
- 19:08 05/12/2013
Russia’s federal budget will likely face a shortfall of around 10 trillion rubles ($302.5 billion) in revenues needed to finance the government’s budget commitments in the period 2017-2020, according to a government strategy document.