Putin to launch South Stream in Anapa
Russia's President Vladimir Putin will pay a working visit to the Kuban territory, where he will visit Krymsk and Anapa tomorrow.
In Anapa Putin will take part in the ceremonial start of the construction of the gas pipeline "South Stream".
Mar 27 2015 - 20:14
After joining the Eurasian Economic Union, Armenian citizens lost access to duty-free ships in Moscow airports, Epress.am reports.According to the Russian side, a passenger taking an internal flight is not allowed to use duty-free shops in Russian airports. In other words, Russia does not view Armenia as independent state. Flying from Moscow to Yerevan is no different than flying to Ufa or Omsk.
Mar 27 2015 - 20:00
Head of Crimea Sergey Aksenov said that his population should delay payments to Ukrainian banks and that laws may be passed to prevent recovery of money from debtors. Russian company Fondoviy Konvers-Tsentr the declared purchase of loans from Ukrainian subsidiaries of Sberbank Rossii and Alfa-Bank, RIA Novosti reports.He said that the situation will not change until every bank returns Crimean deposits, accounts of legal bodies or settles their obligations to Crimeans.
Mar 27 2015 - 19:29
Mar 27 2015 - 15:40
Russia’s officially registered unemployment rate has exceeded 1 million people. Compared to the previous reporting period it increased by 0.9%, Labor Minister Maxim Topilin said."The jobless rate stood at 1,000,145 people. This is a small growth but the figure has risen beyond one million.
Mar 26 2015 - 18:37
Mar 26 2015 - 17:52
Sergey Melikov, Russian plenipotentiary presidential envoy to the NCFD, said at an interview with editors of federal and regional mass media in Pyatigorsk that the North Caucasus had no interethnic or interreligious conflicts. To prove the point, the envoy mentioned several examples. Kabardino-Balkaria, in his words, is the brightest one due to peace between Kabardians and Balkars.
Mar 26 2015 - 16:38
Mar 26 2015 - 15:02
Georgia will continue with the policy of constructive relations with Russia, Prime Minister Irakly Garibashvili said.