MOSCOW, Oct 7 (PRIME)
Russia to have budget deficit of 2.8% of GDP in 2016 – draftMOSCOW, Oct 7 (PRIME) -- Russia’s budget deficit will stand at 2.184 trillion rubles in 2016, or 2.8% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), according to a Finance Ministry’s draft budget seen by PRIME on Wednesday.
Saint-Petersburg Exchange starts trading Amazon shares
MOSCOW, Oct 6 (PRIME)The Saint Petersburg Exchange started on Tuesday trading shares of online retailer Amazon, the stock exchange said in a statement.
Gazprom steel sees gas export to non-CIS countries rising 9.6% 2015
ST. PETERSBURG/MOSCOW, Oct 7 (PRIME)Russia’s gas giant Gazprom still expects exports to non-CIS countries to rise 9.6% to 159-160 billion cubic meters in 2015, Deputy Chairman of Gazprom’s Managing Board Alexander Medvedev told reporters on the sidelines of the St. Petersburg International Gas Forum on Wednesday.
Russia’s Mechel fulfills bond buyback obligations
MOSCOW, Sep 29 (PRIME)Russian metals and mining group Mechel has fulfilled its buyback obligations on its 10-year bonds of the 13th and 14th series, the company said in a statement on Tuesday.
Russian firms bid 6 bln rbl for 1,800 MHz frequencies at auction
MOSCOW, Oct 6 (PRIME)The value of the 1,800 megahertz (MHz) range frequencies offered at the first such auction in Russia has reached 6.283 billion rubles as compared to a starting one of 1.033 billion rubles, the communications service, which organized the auction, said in a statement Tuesday.
MOSCOW, Aug 31 (PRIME) -- Russia’s Roseximbank, the state agent bank for guarantees to exports, plans to grant at least 20 billion rubles of loans to support hi-tech exports until the end of 2015, Dmitry Golovanov, chairman of the bank’s management board, told PRIME in an interview published Monday.