MOSCOW, Feb 27 (PRIME)
Finance ministry sees Russian budget deficit at 3.7% of GDPMOSCOW, Feb 27 (PRIME) -- Russia’s budget deficit may amount to 3.7% of gross domestic product (GDP) in 2015 under an adjusted budget, which includes anti-crisis spending cuts, Deputy Finance Minister Tatyana Nesterenko told reporters Friday.
Russia finance ministry wants Treasury to control state contracts
MOSCOW, Feb 27 (PRIME)The Russian Finance Ministry wants to introduce Treasury support for large state contracts to ensure control over cash movements, Minister Anton Siluanov said at a meeting with the Federal Treasury on Friday.
Gazprom receives $15 mln prepayment from Ukraine
MOSCOW, Feb 27 (PRIME)Russian gas giant Gazprom has received a U.S. $15 million prepayment from Ukraine several hours after Energy Minister Alexander Novak threatened to switch Kiev off the blue fuel when the week ends, Gazprom representative Sergei Kupriyanov said on Friday.
Russia’s UMMC to invest 3 bln rbl in ’15 Gaisky plant upgrade
MOSCOW, Feb 27 (PRIME)Russia’s Urals Mining and Metallurgical Company (UMMC) plans to invest 2.9 billion rubles in the upgrade of the Gaisky mining and processing plant, its main ore production enterprise, in 2015, the company said in a statement Friday.
Crimea nationalizes property of Ukrainian cell firm Kyivstar
MOSCOW, Feb 27 (PRIME)Crimean assets of Ukrainian mobile operator Kyivstar have been nationalized in favor of the region, which became part of Russia in March 2014, the region’s head Sergei Aksyonov told reporters Friday.
PRAGUE, Feb 19 (PRIME) -- A future Slovakian pipeline Eastring may carry some of Russian gas giant Gazprom fuel to Europe, Miroslav Topolanek, director of Eustream’s international development and social organizations relations department told PRIME Thursday.