The national award for import substitution “PRIORITET-2018”

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“PRIORITET” is the first and the only prestigious branded award in the professional community of Russia which is given to the best enterprises of the country that have achieved the greatest success in the field of import substitution. The Communication Group “Business League” organizes the award. In 2018 more than 450 companies are expected to Read More

BUD Boat returns to the Moscow river

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The unique barge of the official sponsor – the BUD brand, which became one of the most memorable activities of the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017, will return to the water area of the Moskva River for the period of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™, with a new design and to bring elite guests euphoric energy Read More

Russia Extends Austria Gas Deal to 2040 After Putin’s Visit

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Russia’s gas giant Gazprom and Austria’s OMV energy company signed a new deal to extend Russian gas supplies to Austria through to 2040. The deal was signed on the day of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s visit to Vienna, in what was his first trip to the West since visiting Finland in mid-2017 and being re-elected Read More

Russian Energy Giants — Gazprom and Rosneft — Clash in International Gas Markets

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Sergey Bobylev / TASS Russian energy major Rosneft is increasingly challenging domestic rival Gazprom in international gas markets, from West Africa to Turkey and even Europe, according to five industry sources with knowledge of the matter. Last week, Rosneft won a multi-billion dollar contract in Ghana that had been targeted by Gazprom, the sources said. Read More

Grand art schools’ festival – contemporary art for the whole family in Moscow Hermitage Garden.

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The Fourth Grand art schools’ festival on the 2d of June in Moscow Hermitage Garden is the festival of modern technologies in art created by children. The program includes sound art, graffiti, performances, charity fair, original workshops, exhibition “Your laboratory of senses” and light installations. Singer Mot is announced to be the headliner. The Grand Read More

Russia’s Top Banker Warns Moscow’s Counter-Sanctions Could Backfire

3 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Russia’s Top Banker Warns Moscow’s Counter-Sanctions Could Backfire
German Gref, the head of Russia’s biggest bank Sberbank, said a proposed law that could result in people being jailed for helping enforce U.S. sanctions would backfire on the Russian economy if implemented. The draft legislation has exposed divisions within Russia’s ruling elite over how to react to Washington’s latest round of sanctions. Pro-Kremlin hawks want a tough Read More

OPEC and Russia Prepared to Raise Oil Output Under U.S. Pressure

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Saudi Arabia and Russia are discussing raising OPEC and non-OPEC oil production by some 1 million barrels a day, sources said, while OPEC’s chief said a complaint from U.S. President Donald Trump over high prices had triggered the idea of upping output. Riyadh and Moscow are prepared to ease output cuts to calm consumer worries about supply Read More

Rusal CEO Quits as Company Warns on Debt Payments After U.S. Sanctions

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Russia’s largest aluminum producer, United Company Rusal Plc, said on Thursday its chief executive and seven board members have quit, and warned it may have problems servicing its debt due to the impact of U.S. sanctions. The United States announced sanctions on Rusal on April 6, preventing customers with U.S. exposure from continuing to buy Rusal’s Read More

Sanctioned Oligarch Deripaska Resigns as Director of Rusal

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Russian metals tycoon Oleg Deripaska stepped down as a director of his aluminum firm Rusal as part of a choreographed series of steps which he hopes will persuade the U.S. government to rescind sanctions that have crippled his businesses. Deripaska is now actively preparing the next step: reducing his stake in En+, the group which Read More

Russia’s Gazprom ‘Satisfied’ After Settling EU Antitrust Case Without Fines

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Russian gas giant Gazprom welcomed the European Union’s decision to settle its seven-year-long investigation of the firm without fines on Thursday. “We are satisfied with the commitments decision announced,” Gazprom’s Deputy Chief Executive Alexander Medvedev said in a statement. “Today’s decision is the most reasonable outcome for the well-functioning of the entire European gas market.” Read More