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 - 20:06
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
Mar 6 2014 - 18:32
The First Deputy Prime Minister of Crimea, Rustam Temirgaliev, said that theleadership of the Crimea region is preparing for entry into the ruble zone,if the majority of residents of the Crimean Peninsula in the referendumsupport entry into Russia. "Naturally, as a part of Russia, we will be in the Russian economicconditions, and, accordingly, in the ruble zone. We are preparing forentry into the ruble zone in case of a positive decision by the overwhelming
Mar 5 2014 - 19:02
Ukraine's Autonomous Republic of Crimea and Russia's Republic of Tatarstan are going to enhance economic ties. The corresponding agreement was signed by Crimean Prime Minister Sergey Aksyonov and Tatar President Rustam Minikhanov in the Crimean capital of Simferopol today, ITAR-TASS reports.