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500 coronavirus cases recorded in Russia in day

The number of people infected with the novel coronavirus in Russia has increased by 500 in the past 24 hours, reaching 2,337, the federal coronavirus task force said. "In the past 24 hours, 55 people have been discharged from …

First coronavirus patient dies in Moscow region

The first coronavirus patient has died in the Moscow region yesterday, the regional coronavirus response taskforce said. "A 65-year old woman with confirmed coronavirus infection has died in the Moscow region. She was taken to …

Four more coronavirus patients die in Moscow

Four more coronavirus patients with other chronic diseases have died in Moscow, the city’s coronavirus response taskforce said. "Four patients with pneumonia diagnosis and positive coronavirus tests have died. They are …

Oil for $1.75 a barrel?

The long-term ramifications of the COVID-19 outbreak on the oil industry could be significant and long-lasting

Number of Russia's coronavirus cases rises to 1,836

The number of coronavirus cases in Russia grew by 302 in the past 24 hours, reaching 1,836, the Coronavirus Response Center said in a statement on Monday. According to the center, a total of 66 patients have recovered and nine have died. …

Dollar exchange rate exceeds 80 rubles

The Russian ruble weakened against the dollar this morning, trading more than 80 per dollar, according to data from the Moscow Exchange. The Russian currency stood at 80.85 against the U.S. dollar, a 2.6% increase, as of 10:00 …