Oct 2 2014 - 08:56
Russia has simplified the naturalization rules for foreign entrepreneurs and investors to boost investments, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed an associated governmental decree, the government’s website reports.Entrepreneurs specializing in wholesale and retail trade, car and motorbike repairs, the hotel and food business, real estate, employment and staff recruitment, advertising, law and accounting will be exceptions to the new rules.
Oct 1 2014 - 11:28
Pantsir-S1 and Jigit missile systems will be shipped to Iraq as a response to Baghdad's request for protection from the Islamic State, Interfax reports.Iraqi Defense Minister Saadoun ad-Dulaimi visited Moscow in July and signed a contract worth over $1 billion, purchasing a large shipment of artillery and explosives.
Sep 30 2014 - 14:20
Russian and Kazakhstani Presidents Vladimir Putin and Nursultan Nazarbayev have launched the Eurasia project today, planning to drill the deepest borehole in the world. Eurasia project coordinator Baltabek Kaudykov noted plans for creation of a consortium. Realization will take 5 years and $500 million, starting in 2015, Interfax reports.LUKOIL, Rosneft and Western partners are interested in the project. Kaudykov said that there were negotiations with Shell, Chevron and other companies.
Sep 29 2014 - 09:51
Russian and Kazakhstani Deputy Foreign Ministers Grigory Karasin and Samat Ordabayev have discuss prospects of Kazakhstani cooperation in political, commercial, cultural, humanitarian relations, international and regional problems, Trend reports.
Sep 28 2014 - 10:25
The Ukrainian tycoon and governor of the Dniepropetrovsk Region, Igor Kolomoysky, is going to file a lawsuit against the Russian Federation. The Russian government has recently nationalized the businessmen's assets in Crimea.
Sep 27 2014 - 11:04
Iraq has called on Azerbaijan to take part in the reconstruction of its infrastructure, devastated as a result of the events that took part in the country in recent years,
Sep 26 2014 - 19:55
US company Sikorski and Turkey are going to launch a joint production of helicopters. The helicopters are expected to be sold to countries of Africa and Middle East, Azerbaijani news agency Trend reports.
Sep 26 2014 - 18:48
The Russian rouble weakened to its fresh historic low of 39 roubles per dollar on Friday following the greenback's firming on global markets,