BRUSSELS, Jun 18 (PRIME)
EU rolls over sanctions against Russia over CrimeaBRUSSELS, Jun 18 (PRIME) -- The Council of Europe has prolonged the sanctions against Russia over Crimea until June 23, 2019, according to a statement of the authority, seen by PRIME on Monday.
Government submits retirement age hike bill to State Duma
MOSCOW, Jun 18 (PRIME)Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has signed a ruling to submit a bill on gradually raising the retirement age to the State Duma, the parliament’s lower house, the government’s press service said on June 16.
Kiev contests suspension of Stockholm court ruling on Gazprom
KIEV, Jun 18 (PRIME)Ukrainian state energy holding Naftogaz Ukrainy has sent counter-arguments against suspension of a ruling by the Stockholm arbitration court in a case against Russian gas giant Gazprom, CFO of the Ukrainian company Yury Vitrenko said in a post on his Facebook account on Monday.
Statistics: Russia’s gold output rises 6%% on year in May
MOSCOW, Jun 18 (PRIME)Russia’s production of finished, semi-finished, and powdered gold rose 6% on the year and 21.5% on the month in May, the Federal State Statistics Service said in a report on Monday.
CEO: Rostelecom may start paying dividends twice per year
MOSCOW, Jun 18 (PRIME)Russian telecom operator Rostelecom will discuss with the government the possibility of paying dividends twice a year, and, if the initiative is approved, the first payments could be done on results of January–September, President Mikhail Oseyevsky said on Monday.
MOSCOW, Jun 13 (PRIME) – There will be initial public offerings (IPOs) and secondary public offerings (SPOs) in 2018 in Russia, Gazprombank First Vice President Denis Shulakov told PRIME in an interview published on June 10.