ST. PETERSBURG, Apr 27 (PRIME)
Putin says Russian economy over barriers caused by sanctionsST. PETERSBURG, Apr 27 (PRIME) -- The Russian economy has managed to overcome artificial barriers caused by Western sanctions relatively easily and has not collapsed, President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting Monday.
Russian min rules out raising taxes to up budget revenue till 2018
T. PETERSBURG, Apr 24 (PRIME)Russia will not raise taxes to increase budget revenues until 2018, Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said on Friday.
Belarusian firm says Druzhba pipeline’s operation restored
MOSCOW/MINSK, Apr 27 (PRIME)The operation of the Druzhba pipeline, used for exports of Russian oil to Europe through Belarus, has been fully restored after a pipe fracture on April 26, a representative for Belarusian state-owned petrochemical company Belneftekhim told PRIME Monday.
Russia’s Nordgold to raise free float share in capital to 30%
MOSCOW, Apr 27 (PRIME)Gold mining company Nordgold, controlled by Russian businessman Alexei Mordashov, will raise the share of free float in its capital to 30%, the company said in a statement Monday.
FOCUS: Apple Watch may energize Russia’s market of smart wearables
MOSCOW, Apr 27 (PRIME)Russian retailers are still unaware of the exact date of the arrival to the country of the Apple Watch, whose sales officially started on April 24 in nine countries, but pin their hopes on the device which will revive the nascent market of smart wearables.
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.