Thursday, November 26, 2020
Russian Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East will prepare proposals on cuts of taxes and insurance fees for investors that implement project on the Kuril Islands, Ministry press service told TASS. "Russian Ministry of Finance and the Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East were...
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin met last month at an informal summit in Sochi, where the two leaders upgraded their traditionally close relationship to a “special privileged strategic partnership.” Despite this announcement, developments in West Asia, Afghanistan, and bilateral defense ties between India and Russia have...
Leonid Boguslavsky, a billionaire venture capitalist whose name appeared on a U.S. Treasury list of Russian oligarchs that could face closer scrutiny, still sees his next big payout coming from New York, Bloomberg reports. The Russian businessman, who was an early investor in Russia’s largest internet company Yandex and German food-takeout service...
Russia is once again considering issuing yuan-denominated bonds to reduce its financial dependence on the U.S. dollar and strengthen relations with China, the South China Morning Post writes. Russia had first considered the possibility of selling a yuan-denominated bond back in 2016 and will become the first country to sell...
President of Russia, Vladimir Putin signed a law that introduces from January 1, 2020 a tax on self-employed in 19 donor regions and regions with cities with over one million people. The document was posted on Sunday on the official portal of legal information, TASS reported. The law extends the...
Russia’s low-cost carrier Pobeda has canceled flights to Italy (Bergamo, Rome, Rimini, Pisa and Treviso) scheduled for March 11 through 31 after the Italian government imposed a virtual lockdown across some provinces, the airline said in a statement on Sunday, TASS reported. "Low-cost airline Pobeda, the arm of the Aeroflot...
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko on Thursday accused Russia and Poland of interfering in the upcoming presidential election, claims that were quickly denied by the Kremlin, The Moscow Times said in a report. The interference is coming from "those who live in Poland and those who incite from Russia," Lukashenko said...
The smallest of Aeroflot Group’s four subsidiaries, Russia’s Aurora Airlines, reports that its operating results in 2018 have improved by five percent over the previous year, AvioPort.ru reports. The airline, which serves Russia’s Far East regions, carried some 1.623 million passengers, retaining the 14th place in the ranking of Russia’s...
Тhe idea of making it a criminal offense for Russians to observe sanctions imposed by the United States is a good one, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said in an interview broadcast on Saturday on state TV channel Rossiya 1. Washington imposed sanctions on some of Russia's biggest companies and...
The Bank of Russia says it may cut its key interest rate as soon as late 2019 if the economy develops in line with forecasts, the bank’s head of monetary policy department said on Tuesday, Russian news agency Regnum reported. Alexey Zabotkin, the central bank’s director of credit operations, told...