MOSCOW, Jan 22 (PRIME)
Putin signs decree to appoint new Russian governmentMOSCOW, Jan 22 (PRIME) -- President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree to appoint the new Russian government, according to a relevant document released by the Kremlin late Tuesday.
Union says Russia produces record 7.3 mln tns beet sugar in 2019
Ukrainian firms want duties on Russian diesel fuel, LNG at 8.46%
KIEV, Jan 21 (PRIME)State-run Ukrainian companies Ukrtatnafta, Ukrnafta and Ukrgazdobycha have asked the government to raise the duty on diesel fuel and liquefied natural gas (LNG) imported from Russia to 8.46%, Ukrtatnafta said in a report on Tuesday.
Mechel does not use preemptive right for 34% in Elga deposit
MOSCOW, Jan 21 (PRIME)Russian metals and mining group Mechel did not use its preemptive right to buy a 34% stake in the Elga coal deposit from Gazprombank, and the bank will consider various options for the stake, a spokesperson for the bank told PRIME on Tuesday.
MTS launches first Russian mobile network in Antarctic
MOSCOW, Jan 21 (PRIME)RussiaТs major mobile operator MTS has installed a base station in the Antarctic, and a GSM network is rolled out on the territory of the countryТs local station Progress, the operator said on Tuesday in a statement.
MOSCOW, Jan 14 (PRIME) -- Maximum two to three billion rubles are stolen from the Russian federal budget annually, Audit Chamber Director Alexei Kudrin told PRIME in an interview released on Tuesday.