Monthly Archives: November 2014

Russian gov’t believes improvements needed in RZD’s 2015 financial plan for infrastructure bonds

MOSCOW. Nov 28 (Interfax) – The Russian government “largely approved” drafts of Russian Railways’ (RZD) (MOEX: RZHD) investment program and financial plan for 2015, but the government believes some improvements are needed, according to a statement on the government’s website. … Continue reading

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Inter RAO expecting IFRS EBITDA of 55 bln rubles in 2015 (Part 2)

MOSCOW. Nov 27 (Interfax) – OJSC Inter RAO UES (MOEX: IRAO) is expecting EBITDA under International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) to be 55 billion rubles in 2015, the head of the company’s strategy and investment block, Ilnar Mirsiyapov, said during … Continue reading

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Inter RAO expects 9-9.5 bln rubles IFRS profit in 2014 (Part 2)

MOSCOW. Nov 27 (Interfax) – Inter RAO (MOEX: IRAO) expects net profit of 9 billion-9.5 billion rubles to International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) in 2014, Dmitry Palunin, head of the electricity holding’s finance and economics center, said on a conference … Continue reading

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Russia’s foreign state debt edges down to $53.705 bln in Oct – MinFin

MOSCOW. Nov 26 (Interfax) – Russia’s foreign state debt decreased by $42 million, or 0.07%, to $53.705 billion in October 2014, the Finance Ministry said in its materials on the structure of the debt. Foreign debt in euro increased by … Continue reading

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EU to support Kyrgyz democracy, electoral system reform with almost 200 mln euro

BISHKEK. Nov 25 (Interfax) – Kyrgyz Foreign Minister Erlan Abdyldaev has informed Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev about the outcomes of the EU-Kyrgyz Cooperation Council sitting held in Brussels last week, the presidential press service told Interfax on Tuesday. The European … Continue reading

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ADB TO LEND Georgia $75 mln for reforms

TBILISI. Nov 24 (Interfax) – Georgia will receive a $75 million loan from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to support government reforms. The Georgian Finance Ministry reported that Finance Minister Nodar Khaduri signed the relevant agreement with the head of … Continue reading

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Rosatom Finance to raise $580 mln from Atomenergoprom as part of intra-group financing

MOSCOW. Nov 24 (Interfax) – Cyprus-based Rosatom Finance Ltd. is going to raise a loan of up to $579.5 million from Atomenergoprom’s OJSC DEZ AES as part of intra-group financing. According to documents published on the procurements website of Russian … Continue reading

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U.S. to allocate $20 mln for Ukraine to promote reforms, $3 mln to assist displaced persons

KYIV. Nov 21 (Interfax) – The United States remains firmly committed to supporting Ukraine and will allocate $20 million to Kyiv for implementing reforms in the country and another $3 million for assistance to people displaced by the conflict in … Continue reading

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TMK expects to raise 5.5 bln rubles with share issue (Part 2)

MOSCOW. Nov 21 (Interfax) – TMK (MOEX: TRMK) expects to raise around 5.5 billion rubles with its 6%-share issue, the pipe maker’s deputy CEO, Vladimir Shmatovich, said on a conference call. “The board will very shortly approve the price, but … Continue reading

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PhosAgro boosts Q3 EBITDA 46% to 9.5 bln rubles, above forecast (Part 2)

MOSCOW. Nov 19 (Interfax) – PhosAgro (MOEX: PHOR) boosted earnings before taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) 46% year-on-year in Q3 2014 to 9.5 billion rubles, the fertilizer producer said in a statement. This was higher than the 9.28 billion rubles … Continue reading

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