The Ukrainian government plans to consider Wednesday the termination of the agreement with Russia on the joint construction of transport crossing across the Kerch Strait, the statement on the Ukrainian government website said Tuesday.Add comments
- 19:31 30/09/2014
The Ukrainian Energy Ministry said Tuesday it had three reasons to object the “Winter Plan” on gas, endorsed by Russia and the European Commission during the ministerial gas meeting in Berlin last Friday.
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- 18:23 30/09/2014
One of the world's largest oilfield services providers, Schlumberger, is withdrawing American and European staff from Russia amid the Western-imposed sanctions against the country, Bloomberg reported Tuesday, citing sources familiar with the situation.
- 17:26 30/09/2014
Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin is a very lucky man. His company has found a huge oilfield in the Kara Sea, just in time before its partner, Exxon Mobil, is forced by the US government to cease cooperation with Rosneft.
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- 15:16 30/09/2014
The Russian Interior Ministry has been asked to analyze and take into account the negative reaction to American police forces during the mass protests in Ferguson, Missouri, the newspaper "Izvestia" reported Tuesday.
- 14:43 30/09/2014
A representative of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) told RIA Novosti Tuesday the agency referred to governments for any statistical data it used to analyze a refugee situation in a country.
- 14:34 30/09/2014
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is not planning to launch its own fact-finding into the information on Ukrainian refugees, despite conflicting reports about the number of people who fled the violence amid the crisis, UNHCR's representative to the Council of Europe Gert Westerveen told RIA Novosti Tuesday.
- 14:05 30/09/2014
The Russian State Duma's industry committee first deputy chief Vladimir Gutenyov is drafting legislation that entails the creation of a new commission tasked with the risk assessment of contracts on the purchase of high-technology equipment from countries that have imposed economic and political sanctions against Russia, Izvestia newspaper reported Tuesday.
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Russia and France may sign an act on transferring first French-built Mistral class amphibious assault ship to Russia in late October or early November, Igor Sevastyanov, a deputy director general of Russian state arms exporter Rosoboronexport, said Tuesday.
- 12:50 30/09/2014
Humans of Moscow is a project created by photographer Nick Kondratyuk. The author wanted to let the world know that there are lots of interesting, talented and open-minded people in the city. One shouldn't think that all Muscovites are rude and reserved, it's a myth. Nick believes that his blog will make everybody admire Muscovites as much as he does.
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- 10:00 30/09/2014
Syrian President Bashar Assad has publicly announced his country’s position on its readiness to work with any international efforts within the UN to eradicate Islamic State (IS) militants operating in the region and supports airstrikes against them, Syrian Ambassador to Russia Riad Haddad told RIA Novosti in an interview Tuesday.
- 07:43 30/09/2014
Russia is waiting for proposals from its European partners on a number of issues that raise Moscow's concerns in connection with Ukraine's Association Agreement with the European Union, Russia's Ambassador to the European Union Vladimir Chizhov said Tuesday.
- 06:13 30/09/2014
Russia is ready to share its experience in 'clean' oil production with Mexico, acting head of Russia's environmental watchdog Rosprirodnadzor for the Sakhalin region, Dmitry Belanovich, told RIA Novosti Tuesday.
- 03:11 30/09/2014
The office of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine has opened criminal proceedings against a number of Russian Investigative Committee officials in response to the cases, Moscow has launched into the crimes, committed in southeastern Ukraine.