May 22 2015 - 22:00
The Made in Ossetia Exposition has opened in Vladikavkaz today to aid small and medium-size business in the republic by presenting products of local manufacturers, according to North Ossetian Prime Minister Sergey Takoyev, Interfax-South reports.
May 22 2015 - 18:23
Ksenia Yudayeva, the first deputy chairwoman of the Russian Central Bank, said that Russia may substitute Western capital markets with Asian ones, TASS reports.
May 22 2015 - 15:10
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin said in an interview with the Volga daily that Russia intends to agree on a draft Convention on the legal status of the Caspian Sea at the Astana Summit in 2016.
May 22 2015 - 13:00
Speaking at the Astana Economic Forum on Friday, President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev proposed the creation of the unified Eurasian economic space.
May 22 2015 - 10:44
The Minister of Agriculture Alexander Tkachev said that Russia’s food embargo is not expected to be lifted soon."I think this will hardly take place tomorrow," TASS cited him as saying.According to the minister, the agribusiness will significantly improve its competitiveness by the time of abolishing Russia’s response measures in the format of the food embargo. "It is fine even if these are canceled in two-three years," Tkachev said.
May 21 2015 - 21:59
The Crocus-Expo Center in Moscow has opened Moscow Halal Expo 2015. Over 200 halal companies from Russia and other countries will be presenting their products until May 23. The main theme of the exposition this year will be growth and development of national manufacturers and international commercial and investment relations with the Islamic world. Food, fashion, tourism, financial and medical companies are taking part in Halal Expo this year.
May 21 2015 - 19:18
Naftogaz has prepaid another $30 million to Gazprom for gas in May, TASS reports.
May 21 2015 - 16:38
The Kremlin has welcomed Kyrgyzstan joining the Eurasian Economic Union, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said."Of course, we welcome Kyrgyzstan’s accession to the Eurasian Economic Union and the integration processes which are gathering pace," TASS cited him as saying.Today’s integration processes "are complex, but at the same time these processes have no alternative in the current economic situation and serve the interests of all states involved in these processes," he stressed.