Russian troops have carried out a series of combat training missions in the Arctic and used Iskander and Pantsir-S systems as part of the ongoing large-scale exercises in Russia"s Far East, Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said Tuesday.
The Brazilian state-run corporation Petrobras says it is ready to cooperate with Russia's Transneft oil company as part of the development of a partnership between Russia and Brazil, the International Maritime Risk Rating Agency said Tuesday in a press release.
Most members of the European Union will commend a return to cooperation with Russia and a review of the EU sanctions against Moscow, Senior Policy Fellow of the European Council on Foreign Relations Josef Janning told RIA Novosti.
During the Vostok-2014 exercises, tanks have driven over ditches of up to 15 meters (49 feet) in length with no reduction in speed, the head of the lead training center for the Russian Armed Forces Lt.Gen. Ivan Buvaltsev told journalists on Tuesday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for strengthening the capacity of the Russian ports and taking advantages of Crimean and Krasnodar port terminals, given the reunification of Crimea with Russia.
Russian helicopter design and manufacturing company, Russian Helicopters, jointly with the Concern Radio-Electronic Technologies (KRET) have begun testing the Mi-171A2 transport helicopter at the Mil Moscow Helicopter Plant, the Russian Helicopters press-service stated on Tuesday.
India and Russia should increase trade volumes between the two countries to diversify their trade baskets, P.S. Ragahvan, the Indian Ambassador to Moscow stated in an interview with The Voice of Russia Tuesday.
Transition to national currencies, the rupee and ruble, in trade between India and Russia will significantly increase bilateral trade, P.S. Ragahvan, the Indian Ambassador to Moscow told Rossiya Segodnya news agency on Tuesday.
The Russian military has deployed over 155,000 personnel and thousands of units of military hardware as part of ongoing large-scale exercises in Russia's Far East, Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said Tuesday.
The carrier rocket Proton-M with the Luch spacecraft onboard has been installed on the launch pad at the Baikonur space center, Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center representative told RIA Novosti on Tuesday.
The Soyuz-FG orbital carrier rocket and Soyuz TMA-14M spacecraft have been delivered and installed at the Gagarin's Start launch site at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan for a launch is planned for September 26, a Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) representative told RIA Novosti on Tuesday.
Pharmaceutical companies in Russia will be able to produce the bulk of vital and essential drugs in two or three years, Deputy Industry and Trade Minister Sergei Tsyb said at an international pharmaceutical forum in Tomsk on Tuesday.