Russia’s unemployment to continue rising in May, June
The number of officially registered unemployed Russians has currently reached 1.6 million, while this number is expected to keep growing in May and June. Forecasts predict up to the 2.5 million …
Russia calls on Council of Europe not to ignore attempts at glorifying Nazism
The Council of Europe should not ignore attempts at glorification of Nazism and desecration of monuments to Soviet soldiers who died liberating Europe from Nazism, the Russian foreign ministry said on …
Moscow reports 71 new coronavirus deaths
Moscow has identified 71 more deaths caused by coronavirus in the past day, the anti-coronavirus crisis center said Tuesday.
"In Moscow, 71 more patients died with confirmed pneumonia who tested …
US to donate 200 ventilators to Russia
The United States will supply 200 ventilators to Russia, a high-ranking representative for the US administration told TASS on Monday.
"In response to [Russian] President [Vladimir] Putin’s request …
WHO: number of COVID-2019 cases across globe up by over 93,000 in past day
More than 93,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide on May 18, with the overall number of such cases nearing 4.62 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) …
Brent crude oil surpasses $34 per barrel first time since April 9, 2020
The price of futures contract for Brent crude oil with July delivery on London’s ICE rose by 4.9% and reached $34.09 per barrel.
The last time the price of oil of this grade was above $34 per …
Russia’s coronavirus growth rate hits record low of 3% over past 24 hours
The coronavirus growth rate slowed to a record low of 3.2% in Russia and 2.3% in Moscow over the past twenty-four hours, according to the data released by Russia’s anti-coronavirus crisis center …
Press review: What awaits the post-lockdown world and Russia dumps US securities
Top stories from the Russian press o Monday, May 18, prepared by TASS
Izvestia: Coronavirus pandemic irreversibly destroying world trade
Global trade continues to decline rapidly, falling even …
Russia reports less than 9,000 COVID-19 cases over past day for first time since May 1
The number of COVID-19 cases in Russia has risen by 8,926 over the past day and for the first time since May 1 this figure was less than 9,000, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported on …
Russian Defense Ministry experts to help combat coronavirus in Krasnoyarsk region
Russia’s Defense Ministry will send its experts to the Krasnoyarsk region to help combat a coronavirus outbreak, the ministry said on Monday.
Military experts will carry out disinfecting …