MOSCOW, Sep 17 (PRIME)
Canada blacklists Russia’s Sberbank, 5 defense cos, 4 officialsMOSCOW, Sep 17 (PRIME) -- Canada has expanded its sanctions against Russia by introducing a ban on long-term borrowing for biggest lender Sberbank and slapping penalties against five defense companies and four military officials, CTV News Channel reported late Tuesday, citing Foreign Minister John Baird.
Russia’s Aeroflot establishes new low-cost affiliate
MOSCOW, Sep 16 (PRIME)Russian flagship airline Aeroflot, whose low-cost branch Dobrolyot was blacklisted by the E.U. in August, has established a new low-cost affiliate called Byudzhetny Perevozchik, the company said in a statement Tuesday.
EU delays decision on OPAL capacities to end-October
BRUSSELS/MOSCOW, Sep 15 (PRIME)The European Commission has postponed making a decision on the use of the OPAL pipeline capacities to the end of October, a representative for the commission told PRIME on Monday.
Russia’s Polymetal buys North Kaluga gold deposit
MOSCOW, Sep 12 (PRIME)Russian precious metals producer Polymetal International has obtained a 100% stake in North Kaluga gold deposit in the Urals Federal District, the company said in a statement Friday.
Russia’s MTS says work not baffled by Yevtushenkov’s arrest
MOSCOW, Sep 17 (PRIME)Operating activities of Russian cellular operator MTS group have not been disturbed by an investigation regarding Vladimir Yevtushenkov, who controls MTS’s main shareholder, multi-industry holding AFK Sistema, the operator’s press office said Wednesday.
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