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Greece backs construction of TurkStream gas pipeline

Greece supports the construction of the TurkStream gas pipeline and any other Russian gas supply routes, Dimitrios Velanis, special adviser to the Prime Minister of Greece on relations with Russia and the countries of Eastern …

 Russia bans oil exports to Ukraine

The Russian government has banned exports of Russian oil and petroleum products to Ukraine, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said. "[The Russian government] bans exports of Russian oil and petroleum products …

Russia's Mir cards accepted in Turkey

Turkey's banking chain Turkiye Is Bankasi that has the largest nationwide acquiring network, has started accepting Russia’s Mir cards, CEO of the Russian National System of Payment Cards (NSPC) Vladimir Komlev said. …

Forbes names Russia's wealthiest businessmen

The Russian edition of Forbes published the list of Russia’s 200 wealthiest businessmen. The list is topped by retailer Leonid Mikhelson, co-owner of Sibur and Novatek, with $24 billion. Vladimir …

Russian Central Bank gives inflation forecast

Inflation will remain near the 4% target in Russia during 2019, director of the Central Bank's department of monetary policy Alexey Zabotkin said. According to Zabotkin, inflation in Russia has slowed thanks to …

International experts discuss European gas market

The Energy Experts Round Table attended by experts from Russia, Turkey, Bulgaria and Serbia was held in Sofia yesterday. The Turkish Stream natural gas project is one of these key projects that will ensure Turkey's energy security …