Russia and Turkey

Turkey, Russia agree on 10 pct discount on natural gas

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Saturday said Ankara and Moscow reached an agreement to reduce the price of the natural gas imported from Russia by 10.25 percent after long negotiations, Daily Sabah reports. Speaking at a rally of the …

Sberbank sells Denizbank to Emirates NBD

Emirates NBD has agreed to buy Turkish lender Denizbank for 14.6 billion liras ($3.19 billion) from Russia’s Sberbank. Emirates NBD said in January it had started initial strategic talks with Sberbank about a possible purchase of …

Russians to be able to use rubles in Turkey

Russian tourists will be able to use their national currency - the ruble - in Turkey, Turkish Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci said. The minister explained that the talks are underway between Turkey and Russia in this …

Immortal Regiment march in Ankara

The ‘Immortal Regiment’ march was held today in Ankara. The event was attended by several dozen citizens of Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and other CIS countries. According to the chairman of the Association of Russian Culture …

US concerned over Russia's S-400 in Turkey

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu that the United States was seriously concerned over Ankara’s decision to buy Russian S-400 surface-to-air missile …

 Russia removes restrictions on Turkish tomatoes

Russia will allow imports of tomatoes from all Turkish producers from May 1, not only those that were included in the list of earlier approved exporters, the Russian Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance (Rosselkhoznadzor) …