Japan, Russia discuss joint economic cooperation on Kuril Islands
Representatives of Japan and Russia held another round of talks on joint economic activity on the Southern Kuril Islands, with the focus on a framework aimed at facilitating the implementation of …
Skolkovo Foundation plans to increase support for Arctic projects
The Skolkovo Foundation will increase the number of projects it supports, which are aimed at development of the Russian Arctic, the Foundation’s Chairman Arkady Dvorkovich told reporters, TASS …
Russia's Rosatom in talks over selling 49% in Akkuyu NPP
Rosatom is holding talks of selling a 49-percent stake in the Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) construction project with investors but is not in a rush to sell, Chief Executive Officer of the Russian …
Nord Stream 2 operator files third application for gas pipeline route in Danish waters
Nord Stream 2 AG, the operator of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project, has filed a third application to Denmark regarding the route of the gas pipeline in the waters south of Bornholm, the company …
Browder involved in five criminal cases in Russia, says Prosecutor-General
British financier William Browder is involved in five criminal cases in Russia, including some opened over murder and organization of a criminal community, Russia’s Prosecutor-General Yuri …
Putin says new development strategy for Russia's Arctic will be approved this year
Plans are in place to shortly approve a new strategy for development of Arctic Russia by 2035, President Vladimir Putin said at the Arctic Forum on Tuesday, TASS reported.
"We intend to prepare and …
Russia asks Interpol to put UK financier on wanted list for creating criminal group
Russia’s Interior Ministry has sent a request to Interpol to put on the wanted list UK investment fund Hermitage Capital founder William Browder in connection with a case on launching a criminal …
Kazakhstan’s ban on diesel fuel export will not affect Russian market, experts say
A six-month ban on diesel fuel exports from Kazakhstan will not be a major impact on the Russian market and will not lead to large-scale smuggling, exports question by TASS say on Monday.
The Kazakh …
Putin to attend Belt and Road Forum in China on April 26-27
Russian President Vladimir Putin will attend the Belt and Road Forum in China on April 26-27, presidential aide Yuri Ushakov told reporters on Friday, TASS reported.
"On April 26-27, our president …
Venezuela counts on Russia’s support in restoration of energy supply, says VP
Venezuela is counting on Russia's support in matters of reliable energy supply in the South American country, Venezuelan Vice-President for Planning Ricardo Menendez told reporters, TASS …