BRUSSELS, Jun 23 (PRIME)
EU leaders agree to prolong anti-Russian economic sanctionsBRUSSELS, Jun 23 (PRIME) -- Leaders of the E.U. countries on Thursday agreed to prolong the economic sanctions against Russia, European Council President Donald Tusk said on his Twitter page.
Russia’s Kamaz to pay 297 mln rbl in dividends for 2016
MOSCOW, Jun 23 (PRIME)The shareholders of Russian truck producer Kamaz have voted for payment of 297.036 million rubles, or 0.42 rubles per share, in dividends for 2016, the company said in a statement on Friday.
Source: Rosneft can export gas from Zohr field, including to Europe
SOCHI, Jun 23 (PRIME)Russian oil major Rosneft plans to produce about 9 billion cubic meters (bcm) of gas annually on the Zohr deposit in Egypt, safe for a possible increase of reserves after geological exploration, and sell the gas in Europe among other markets, a source in the company told PRIME Friday.
Coal mine collapses in Komi Republic, 1 miner presumably dead
MOSCOW, Jun 23 (PRIME)The Intinskaya coal mine located in Russia’s Komi Republic, belonging to a small independent producer Intaugol, has collapsed with one miner staying under debris showing no observable vital signs, a source in emergency services of the republic told PRIME on Friday.
Com watchdog head calls on Telegram to follow law or face blocking
MOSCOW, Jun 23 (PRIME)Director of the Russian communications service Alexander Zharov has called on messenger Telegram to respect law to avoid blocking, according to a statement released on Friday on the Web site of the Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology, and Mass Media.
MOSCOW, Jun 8 (PRIME) -- There are 237 Russian banks with capital below 1 billion rubles and 29 of them can increase capital to acquire a universal license, Central Bank Deputy Chairman Vasily Pozdyshev said in an interview with PRIME on Thursday.