MOSCOW, Nov 22 (PRIME)
Russia’s Duma to mull protest note against Kerimov’s detentionMOSCOW, Nov 22 (PRIME) -- The parliament’s lower house State Duma may consider a draft order for the Foreign Ministry to issue a note of protest to the French Foreign Ministry against the detention of Russian businessman and lawmaker Suleiman Kerimov, State Duma’s speaker Vyacheslav Volodin said at a meeting on Wednesday.
Cbanker: Russian economy weathers oil price fall shock of 2014-15
MOSCOW, Nov 22 (PRIME)Russia’s economy has almost weathered the consequences of the oil price fall shock of 2014-2015 and is rising at a pace close to the highest possible for its current structure, Central Bank Chairwoman Elvira Nabiullina said at a meeting of the State Dume, the parliament’s lower house, on Wednesday.
Rosneft may start building Eastern Petrochemical Company in Dec
VLADIVOSTOK, Nov 20 (PRIME)Oil major Rosneft plans to start construction of its 1.5 trillion ruble Eastern Petrochemical Company in Russia’s Far East in December, the regional government said in a statement on Monday citing Eastern Petrochemical Company CEO Viktor Grebenyukov.
US introduces prohibitive import duty on wire rod from Russia
WASHINGTON, Nov 22 (PRIME)The U.S. Department of Commerce has introduced a prohibitive antidumping import duty on carbon and alloy steel wire rod from Belarus, Russia, and the United Arab Emirates following an investigation, it said on Wednesday.
Genesis Engineering to open mining farm in Russia’s Far East
VLADIVOSTOK, Nov 22 (PRIME)Hong-Kong company Genesis Engineering will create a mining farm on the Russky Island in the Far Eastern city of Vladivostok, the Far East Development Ministry said on Wednesday.
MOSCOW, Nov 22 (PRIME) -- The Federal Antimonopoly Service and U.S. Schlumberger are working on a mechanism to protect the company’s investment in Eurasia Drilling Company (EDC) and of economic interests of Russia in case of new Western sanctions, the service’s Deputy Director Andrei Tsyganov told PRIME in an interview released on Wednesday.