Press review: SPIEF to welcome foreign guests and beating US pressure unites Russia, China
Top stories in the Russian press on Thursday, June 6, prepared by TASS
Izvestia: Thousands of foreign guests to attend SPIEF despite sanctions
More than 3,500 foreign guests from over 40 countries …
EU to decide on extending sanctions against Russia on June 20
The leaders of the European Union (EU) member states will make a political decision on extending economic sanctions against Russia at the EU summit on June 20, an EU source in Brussels told TASS.
Was the Second front opened in concert with Canaris?
June 6 marks the 75th anniversary of Anglo-American troops' landing in French Normandy, dubbed by the West as the D-Day or Operation Overlord. In Russian historiography, June 6, 1944 is often referred …
Russia, China sign deal to set up $1bln venture fund
Russian Economic Development Minister Maxim Oreshkin and Chinese Science and Technology Minister Wang Zhigang have signed a memorandum to create a research and technology innovation fund worth $1 …
Russian-Chinese cooperation strengthens global security
Russian President Vladimir Putin said the Russian-Chinese partnership was producing a positive effect on the international scale, adding he was pleased with the current level of economic cooperation …
Oil market once again hits high volatility
The oil price has plunged in late spring: during several exchange sessions (in the period between May 28 and 31), the futures contracts of the benchmark Brent crude oil dropped more than 10% as prices …
Moscow, Beijing see eye to eye on virtually all key global issues
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that he had discussed pressing global issues with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping and noted that the two countries had similar or coinciding stances on key …
Russia offered to betray Syrians
According to the influential Arab newspaper Asharq al-Awsat, the nearest future will witness a Jerusalem meeting of national security secretaries of the United States, Russia and Israel John Bolton, …
China would not take radical retaliation steps in trade war with United States
China is not inclined to take "radical retaliation steps" in response to the US-launched trade war, including possible revocation of licenses from US casinos in Macau, Chairman of the Council of …
Russia, Slovakia agree on supplies of Russian fuel to Slovak nuclear plants in 2022-2030
Russia and Slovakia have agreed on supplies of Russian nuclear fuel to Slovak nuclear power plants in 2022-2030.
TVEL Corporation (part of Russian nuclear corporation Rosatom) and Slovak Power Plants …