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 7 2014 - 20:03
Russia's state-run gas-producing giant Gazprom says Ukraine's debt has reached $1.89 billion. It means that the country is no longer paying for Russian gas at all, the company's chief executive Alexey Miller says.
Mar 7 2014 - 15:24
The budget of Kabardino-Balkaria earned only 7% of the sum it planned to make from privatization in 2013, Interfax reports.The region planned to make 487 million rubles (337 million rubles from sales of state shares and f=150 million rubles from property sales).Only to packages of shares and a property asset were sold for a total of 34,358,200 rubles. 10,827,700 rubles were received from sales of shares and 23,530,500 from sales of real estate.
Mar 7 2014 - 11:44
Many experts explain that panic at Russian stock markets was caused by the decision of the Federation Council to deploy forces in Ukraine. Igor Niikolayev, Director of the FBK Institute for Strategic Analysis, emphasized that the fundamental reason for the process was slowing economic development and capital outflow. He predicts that next year will be recessive for Russia.
Mar 7 2014 - 10:06
Aeroflot has started making flights to Kazakhstan again, starting with Moscow-Karaganda-Moscow flights on March 10, Gazeta.ru reports.Aeroflot plans to open more flights in Kazakhstan.
Mar 7 2014 - 09:57
Rosneft has received a license for geological research at the Karabulak-Achaluksky Field (Razdolyevsky Zone) in Ingushetia.The license will be in force until March 11, 2019. Rosneft needs to drill at least one borehole in 4 years after registering the license and accomplish all searches for hydrocarbons in 5 years.
Mar 6 2014 - 20:58
Ukraine’s national oil and gas company Naftogaz Ukrainy said Thursday that it has fully paid for January deliveries of Russian natural gas.The company, which still owes Russia’s energy giant Gazprom about $1.43 billion for gas delivered last year, did not specify the amount of payment, but Gazprom said last month that Ukraine had received gas supplies worth over $658 million in January.Naftogaz bought about 13 billion cubic meters of gas from Russia in 2013 at the rate of $400 per thousand cubic meters, reports RIA Novosti.
Mar 6 2014 - 20:20
Mar 6 2014 - 20:06
Since 2011, North Ossetia is implementing a program to supportsmall businesses, according to which an aspiring entrepreneurcan apply to the republican government for support andbusiness development with the project.If the idea is found to be promising, the entrepreneur gets money fordevelopment of the business. Often scammers use it: they receive a grant and then disappear forever.Dealing with them by legitimate means is almost impossible, so theprosecutor's office has requested the North Ossetia republican government