Interviews & Opinions
INTERVIEW: Russian Post to boost revenue to 270 bln rbl by 2023
VLADIVOSTOK, Sep 13 (PRIME) -- Russian PostТs new strategy envisages increasing revenue by 80 billion rubles to over 270 billion rubles by 2023, CEO Nikolai Podguzov said in an interview with PRIME on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum on Thursday.
INTERVIEW: Russian regionsТ budget deficit at 160 bln rbl in 2019
MOSCOW, Sep 10 (PRIME) -- Consolidated deficit of the Russian regionsТ budgets will amount to 150Ц160 billion rubles in 2019 and will be covered using carryovers from a 2018 surplus, First Deputy Finance Minister Leonid Gornin said in an interview with PRIME released on Monday.
Official says finance ministry mulls lifting VAT on gold
MOSCOW, Sep 7 (PRIME) -- The Russian Finance Ministry is considering cancelling value-added tax (VAT) to help repatriate dozens of billion rubles in a move the market has been waiting for dozens of years, Deputy Minister Alexei Moiseyev told PRIME in an interview on Friday.
INTERVIEW: Russia sees no signals US intends to stop protectionism
MOSCOW, Aug 22 (PRIME) -- The U.S. governmentТs actions give reason to assume that protective measures will be expanded, Maxim Medvedkov, director of the Economic Development MinistryТs trade negotiations department, told PRIME in an interview on Wednesday.
RT-Invest negotiates loans for waste power plants with state banks
MOSCOW, Aug 22 (PRIME) -- RT-Invest, a subsidiary of Russian state industrial corporation Rostec, is negotiating a loan to build waste-fired power plants with state banks Gazprombank and Vnesheconombank (VEB), RT-Invest CEO Andrei Shipelov told PRIME on Wednesday.
INTERVIEW: Gasoline price rise not to top inflation in 2019
MOSCOW, Aug 15 (PRIME) Ц The gasoline price rise will not overshoot inflation in 2019, Dmitry Makhonin, director of the fuel and energy department at the Federal Antimonopoly Service said in an interview with PRIME released on Wednesday.