MOSCOW, Aug 1 (PRIME)
Russia’s Timchenko fears US security service frame-upMOSCOW, Aug 1 (PRIME) -- Businessmen Gennady Timchenko, blacklisted by the U.S. after Crimea joined Russia, fears a U.S. security service’s provocation, he told PRIME in an interview Friday.
Source: Russian govt approves 3% regional sales tax
MOSCOW, Aug 1 (PRIME)The Russian government decided to impose a 3% regional sales tax at a meeting chaired by President Vladimir Putin, a government source familiar with the results of the meeting told PRIME late Thursday.
Russia’s Bashneft to suspend SPO over poor market
MOSCOW, Aug 1 (PRIME)The board of directors of Russian oil company Bashneft has recommended delaying the company’s secondary public offering (SPO) due to unfavorable market conditions, the company said in a statement late Thursday.
Russian govt approves 2 schemes of saving Mechel
NOVO-OGARYOVO/MOSCOW, Jul 30 (PRIME)The Russian government has approved two schemes of saving metals and mining group Mechel, whose net debt stands at U.S. $8.3 billion, and now the company’s owners and creditors are to approve one of them, presidential aide Andrei Belousov said in a news conference on Wednesday.
Russia’s MTS inks deal to resume operations in Uzbekistan
MOSCOW, Aug 1 (PRIME)Major Russian mobile operator MTS has signed an amicable agreement to resume its operations in Uzbekistan through a joint venture, MTS said in a statement Friday.
Interview with B&N Bank Vice President Irina Komarova