Moscow, Budapest agree on gas supplies for 2020
The gas supplies agreement between Russia and Hungary will be extended after 2020, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban told a press conference following his meeting with Russian President Vladimir …
Russian Far East became platform for experiments with new forms of regional development - Presidential Envoy to Far East
Russian Deputy Prime Minister and Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District Yury Trutnev believes that the Russiasn Far East has become a platform where new forms of …
Russia to expand list of countries eligible to receive e-visas for Far East
President Vladimir Putin has announced plans to expand the list of countries whose citizens will use electronic visas (e-visas) to enter Russia, TASS reported.
"Our decisions on e-visas for entering …
Putin urges investors to be guided by realities, rather than stereotypes
Russian President Vladimir Putin urged foreign investors to focus not on stereotypes, but on modern realities in cooperation with Russia, TASS reported.
"It is important that foreign investors, in …
Trade turnover between Russia and China to grow to $100 bln in 2018 — Putin
Russian President Vladimir Putin expects that the volume of trade turnover between Russia and China in 2018 will reach $100 bln, TASS reported.
"Last year the volume of trade turnover amounted to $87 …
Russia’s, US energy ministers plan to discuss Iran and Nord Stream 2
Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak and US Energy Secretary Rick Perry will discuss the introduction of new US sanctions against Iran, construction of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline and development of …
Market can face uncertainty, tougher sanctions due to Skripal Case
The ruble may be under pressure from volatility and high uncertainty on the financial market and potential strengthening of anti-Russian sanctions due to new data in the Skripal affair, TASS …
Russia must provide good conditions for investments during the sanction period
Russia should create the most favorable conditions for investors during the period of sanctions against it, First Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said at the Moscow Financial …
Five heads of state and government, including Putin, to take part in EEF plenary session
The plenary session of the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) will bring together five heads of state and government, TASS reports.
"The plenary session titled ‘The Far East: Expanding the Boundaries …
Lavrov castigates US actions jeopardizing future of WTO
Washington’s attempts to subject everything to its audit endangers the future of the WTO, Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Monday, TASS reports.
He was addressing students …