ASTANA, May 21 (PRIME)
Russian cbanker: Hard currency purchase amount may changeASTANA, May 21 (PRIME) -- The Russian central bank may change the amount of its regular foreign currency purchases from market and it is analyzing the adequacy of reserves, First Deputy Chairwoman Ksenia Yudayeva told PRIME Thursday.
Russia’s Uralvagonzavod applies for 60 bln rbl state guarantees
ÑAIRO, May 25 (PRIME)Russian railway equipment and tank maker Uralvagonzavod has applied for up to 60 billion rubles of state guarantees for production programs and debt refinancing, CEO Oleg Siyenko said Monday.
Official: Russian govt to decide on pvt cos’ access to shelf by Aug
MOSCOW, May 25 (PRIME)Russian authorities will make a final decision on access of private companies to development of the country’s shelf by the end of July, Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Khloponin told reporters Monday.
Russia’s Sberbank in talks to sell Mechel’s debt to investors
MOSCOW, May 20 (PRIME)Russia’s Sberbank is holding talks to sell the debt of metals and mining group Mechel to some domestic investors, First Deputy CEO Maxim Poletayev said at a news conference Wednesday.
FOCUS: Russia’s Qiwi to bolster market grip with Contact, Rapida in pocket
MOSCOW, May 25 (PRIME)Russia’s Qiwi, a payment services provider, has agreed to buy 100% in Contact, a money transfer system, and Rapida, a payment processing system, from Otkritie in exchange for equity. The deal, hinted at by mass media earlier this year, will significantly strengthen the positions of Qiwi and allow Otkritie, the country’s largest independent financial group, to ensure a professional management for the payment systems, analysts said.
MOSCOW, Apr 23 (PRIME) -- Basel Aero, which manages airports in Russia’s Krasnodar Region, is in negotiations with Chinese airlines on direct connection between Beijing and the Black Sea resort of Sochi, CEO Leonid Sergeyev said in an interview told with PRIME published Thursday.