Dmitry Medvedev

Dmitry Medvedev
Prime Minister of Russia
 

3rd Winter World Military Games kick off in Sochi

3rd Winter World Military Games kick off in Sochi

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev declared the 3rd Winter World Military Games in the Russian Black Sea resort open at a gala ceremony at Sochi’s Ice Cube stadium. "Dear participants and guests! I declare the 3rd 2017 …

Russia to net 17 billion rubles from privatisation deals

Russia to net 17 billion rubles from privatisation deals

Russian government has adopted the program on privatization of state-owned assets for 2017-2019, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak said. The government meeting headed by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev focused on the …

Will Armenian authorities become weaker after Hovik Abrahamyan leaves?

Will Armenian authorities become weaker after Hovik Abrahamyan leaves?

Never before in the history of Armenian-Russian relations did Russian Prime Minister hold meeting with former Armenian Prime Minister

 Azer Talibov appointed Russian Deputy Minister of Economic Development

Azer Talibov appointed Russian Deputy Minister of Economic Development

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has appointed Azer Talibov the Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation.   The corresponding order was published on the …

Russia has no plans to get back to G8

Russia has no plans to get back to G8

Russia has no intention of getting back to the G8 format, the Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "This theme [of return to the G8 format] is not being discussed in Moscow in any way," TASS …

Medvedev: we preparing plan of action to speed up Russia#039s economic growth

Medvedev: we preparing plan of action to speed up Russia's economic growth

The Russian government is drafting a plan of action to speed up economic growth in the country to the rates above the average global level, the Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said speaking at the Gaidar …

8th Gaidar Forum starts in Moscow

8th Gaidar Forum starts in Moscow

Today, the 8th Gaidar Forum started at the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration in Moscow, it will last until 14 January. The key theme of the forum  - 'Russia and the World: the …

 Medevedev: Russian government accomplishes most of 2016 tasks

Medevedev: Russian government accomplishes most of 2016 tasks

The Russian government managed to fulfill most of the economic development tasks in 2016 despite sanctions, including implementation of support programs for several industries, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at the …

Russia celebrates Christmas

Russia celebrates Christmas

Today Russia celebrates Christmas, which is one of two most important religious holidays along with Easter. Patriarch Kirill congratulated Orthodox Christians after a midnight service at the Cathedral …

Medvedev: Sochi#039s Olympic facilities used successfully

Medvedev: Sochi's Olympic facilities used successfully

Plans for the use of Sochi's Olympic facilities are being successfully implemented, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at a meeting on the use of Olympic facilities in Sochi. According to the head of …

NCFD responsible for half of debts for consumed gas in Russia

NCFD responsible for half of debts for consumed gas in Russia

Situation with fuel and energy sector in the district remains complex due to accumulated debts

Medvedev: Russian regions’ budget deficit to halve by 2019

Medvedev: Russian regions’ budget deficit to halve by 2019

Russian regions’ budget deficit will go down almost twofold by 2019 compared with 2016, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said. "As a result the situation around regional budgets is going to improve on the …

Turkish PM Yildirim calls Medvedev over plane crash

Turkish PM Yildirim calls Medvedev over plane crash

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim called on Monday his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev over the Russian plane which crashed in the Black Sea on Sunday, according to the prime ministry sources, …

 Moscow pays last respect to Ambassador Andrey Karlov

Moscow pays last respect to Ambassador Andrey Karlov

Moscow staged a memorial ceremony on Thursday for the Russian ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov, who was gunned down in Ankara on Monday. Diplomats and family members gathered at the Russian Foreign Ministry in central …

Medvedev extends condolences to Merkel over terrorist act in Berlin

Medvedev extends condolences to Merkel over terrorist act in Berlin

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev expressed condolences to German Chancellor Angela Merkel over deadly terrorist act in Berlin, stressing the need for joint international efforts in fight against …

Medvedev: killing of Andrei Karlov to be punished

Medvedev: killing of Andrei Karlov to be punished

Russia will not leave Monday’s assassination of the Russian Ambassador to Turkey, Andrei Karlov, without a response, the Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev wrote on his Facebook page. "International law …

Putin praises government#039s performance in 2016

Putin praises government's performance in 2016

Russian President Vladimir Putin has given a positive assessment of the cabinet’s work in 2016. "Despite all the difficulties, the government’s work has yielded an optimal effect," he said at a …

Russia and Turkey discuss bilateral energy cooperation

Russia and Turkey discuss bilateral energy cooperation

Russian and Turkish Prime Ministers, Dmitry Medvedev and Binali Yildirim, discussed energy cooperation between the two countries in a telephone conversation, the press service of the Russian government said. …

Russia#039s Medevedev sums up 2016

Russia's Medevedev sums up 2016

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev answered questions from journalists, told about the main results of the outgoing 2016 and outlined plans for 2017. Russian authorities, implementing all social obligations before …

Russia achieved Millennium Development Goals

Russia achieved Millennium Development Goals

Russia managed to achieve some of the Millennium Development Goals, set by the UN in 2000. According to Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, the country reduced child mortality and improved maternal health. …

Medvedev and Yildirim: Russia and Turkey should develop their relations more actively

Medvedev and Yildirim: Russia and Turkey should develop their relations more actively

Russia and Turkey have great potential to increase the bilateral trade and economic cooperation, the Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said during a meeting with the Turkish Prime Minister Binali …

Turkey ratifies Turkish Stream gas pipeline agreement

Turkey ratifies Turkish Stream gas pipeline agreement

The Russian-Turkish agreement on the Turkish stream gas pipeline project entered force today after being signed by the Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan and published in the government’s official Resmi Gazete. …

Antalya comes to life

Antalya comes to life

Around half million Russian tourists visit Antalya after Russia lifts charter ban

Evgeniy Elin appointed acting Economic Development Minister

Evgeniy Elin appointed acting Economic Development Minister

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev appointed the deputy Economic Development Minister Evgeniy Elin as an acting Economic Development Minister after Ulyukayev was charged with bribery, Medvedev's press …

All the details of Ulyukayev#039s detention

All the details of Ulyukayev's detention

Russian Minister of Economic Development Alexei Ulyukayev was detained on suspicion of taking a two-million-dollar bribe over a massive deal involving state-controlled oil giant Rosneft. It alleged in a statement the …

Yildirim to visit Russia in December - media

Yildirim to visit Russia in December - media

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım will pay a visit to Russia in the first week of December in a bid to accelerate the ongoing normalization process between Ankara and Moscow. Yıldırım and Russian Prime Minister …

Medvedev: delivery of S-300 missile systems doesn’t affect Russia#039s relations with Israel

Medvedev: delivery of S-300 missile systems doesn’t affect Russia's relations with Israel

Moscow’s deliveries of the S-300 missile systems to Iran doesn’t contradict the good relations with Israel, Russia is not interested in fueling tensions, the Prime Minister of Russia, Dmitry Medvedev, said. …

Russia and China to develop Far East

Russia and China to develop Far East

An agreement to set up a Russian-Chinese intergovernmental commission on the development of Russia's Far East and the northeast of China may be adopted during Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's visit to Saint Petersburg later in November, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Prikhodko said Saturday.

Monument to St Vladimir Duke unveiled in Moscow

Monument to St Vladimir Duke unveiled in Moscow

Russian President Vladimir Putin has led ceremonies launching a monument to St Vladimir Duke of Kiev, who brought Eastern Orthodox Christianity to …

Medvedev to discuss Abbas-Netanyahu meeting in Palestine

Medvedev to discuss Abbas-Netanyahu meeting in Palestine

The issue of a possible meeting between Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will be discussed during the visit of the Russian Prime Minister Dmitry …