Russian State Duma

State Duma wants to tighten requirements for bank owners

The initiative group of deputies of the State Duma’s Committee for State Construction and Legislation has began discussing the issue of increasing the responsibility of bank owners - up to the introduction of subsidiary responsibility, when …

State Duma opens autumn session

The State Duma opened its autumn session today, 414 of 450 deputies registered in the plenary session hall. The first plenary session was opened by State Duma Chairman Vyacheslav Volodin. He said that the priority of work of the …

State Duma deputy Irina Yevtushenko dies

State Duma deputy Irina Yevtushenko died in Moscow after a serious illness. "Today, a member of the Committee on International Affairs, deputy Yevtushenko, died in the Central Clinical Hospital after a serious illness," the lower house …

 Russian-Georgian dialogue's format to become monthly

A dialogue group, agreed by the opposition parliamentarians from the Alliance of Patriots of Georgia and the State Duma deputies, will start operating in September, the member of the Alliance of Patriots Ada Marshania said. …

 Russian senators ready for dialogue with Georgia

Russia is interested in restoring good-neighborly, friendly relations with Georgia, and the Federation Council is ready to join this effort, Russian Federation Council chairperson Valentina Matvienko said. Georgian …

Russia and Georgia preparing third format of dialogue

Vice-speaker of the Georgian parliament, one of the leaders of the ruling Georgian Dream-Democratic Georgia party Giorgi Volski does not exclude the creation of a platform for negotiations between Tbilisi and Moscow at the …