Putin approves supporting Rosneft's gas projects in Venezuela
Russian President Vladimir Putin has approved the government's proposal to support Rosneft's shale gas projects in Venezuela (Patao and Mejillones) and ordered to sign a protocol on making amendments …
World Bank describes Russia’s banking sector as ‘relatively stable’
Russia’s banking sector has been relatively stable, the World Bank said in its Russia Economic Report.
"The Russian banking sector has been relatively stable, supported by modest economic …
Is "independent" Ukraine facing a crisis on petrochemical market?
On June 1, restrictions on the supplies of oil, petrochemicals and coal to Ukraine from Russia took effect. These measures were first voiced back on April 18 as a response to the April 10 decision 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 …
Kremlin urges not to exaggerate impact of US-China trade war on Russia
The US-China trade dispute will affect everyone, though one should not exaggerate its negative impact on the Russian economy, Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Tuesday, …
Russian government initiates bill on support for businesses in the Arctic
The Russian government prepared a bill on state support for businesses working in the Russian Arctic zone. The bill’s text was posted on the government’s website, TASS reported.
Putin eyeing bridge project connecting Russia and North Korea
Russian President Vladimir Putin has tasked the Ministry for the Development of the Far East and the Arctic to study the project of a car bridge connecting Russia’s Primorsky Region and North Korea, …
Russian Energy Ministry says technical problems of oil transit will be solved
Russia is confident that the problems related to Russia's oil transit via the Druzhba pipeline will be solved constructively, Deputy Energy Minister Pavel Sorokin said during the talks in Minsk on …
Russia's Rosneft interested in jet fuel supplies on Indian market
Russian state-run oil company Rosneft is interested in organizing supplies of jet fuel from the Indian oil refinery in the city of Vadinar to the airports in the country, said the head of …
Moscow ready to ban Russian oil supplies to Ukraine
Moscow has provided a tough response to Kiev's April expansion of the embargoed Russian goods list. On April 18, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a document on protective measures in …