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S&P affirms Russia’s rating at BBB-

International rating agency S&P Global Ratings has affirmed Russia’s rating at the investment level of BBB- with a Stable outlook, the agency said. The agency noted that the credit rating on liabilities in the local currency …

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Elena Baturina is no longer Russia's richest woman

The founder of the online retailer Wildberries Tatyana Bakalchuk topped the list of Russia's richest women, Forbes magazine said. According to the publication, her fortune reached $1.4 bln. Bakalchuk pushed off the …

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World's most liveable cities revealed

Copenhagen in Denmark and Bern in Switzerland have been ranked as the most 'liveable' cities in the world, according to an annual study. Global mobility experts, ECA (Employment Conditions Abroad) International looked at a …

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Empire names best films of 21st century

Empire magazine published the '100 Greatest Movies of the Century' list. George Miller's Mad Max: Fury Road has been voted as the greatest movie of the century by critics and readers in a poll conducted by film magazine …

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Russia improves its position in global rating

Russia, ranking No. 23, is seen as both the second-most powerful country and the fourth-most influential country in the world, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 'Best Countries' annual rating. Each country …

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The Economist’s names Uzbekistan country of the year

Uzbekistan has won the 'country of the year' award from The Economist. The edition annually awards the states achieving the biggest progress in democracy. The Economist said after dismissal of the State Security Service …

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Forbes names Russia's richest women

Head of Inteco Management Elena Baturina has topped the list of Russia’s richest women, according to Forbes Magazine. In 2019, her fortune is estimated at $1.2 bln. Owner of the online retailer …

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