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Amber washed up from Baltic Sea covers Pionersky beach in Kaliningrad rgn

KALININGRAD. Jan 7 (Interfax) – The beach of the town of Pionersky in the Kaliningrad region was covered with amber washed up from the Baltic Sea bottom on Orthodox Christmas’s Eve. Pionersky resident Olga Bazhenova told Interfax on Wednesday amber … Continue reading

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Russian budget surplus 2.1% of GDP in Jan-Sept – MinFin (Part 2)

MOSCOW. Oct 13 (Interfax) – Russia had a federal budget surplus of 1.11 trillion rubles, or 2.1% of GDP, in January-September, the Finance Ministry said, citing preliminary data. Budget revenue was 10.698 trillion rubles, or 75.1% of approved budget revenue … Continue reading

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FMS: Russia takes in approx. 1 million refugees from Ukraine (Part 3)

ROSTOV-ON-DON. Sept 29 (Interfax) – Russia has taken in about one million refugees from south-eastern Ukraine, according to head of the Federal Migration Service’s department in the Rostov region Viktor Solodovnikov. “Approximately one million displaced persons are currently staying in … Continue reading

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Saakashvili spent $6 mln from Georgian budget on personal needs – prosecutor’s office

TBILISI. Aug 13 (Interfax) – Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili is accused of embezzling budget funds. Saakashvili spent “significant sums” on personal needs and his family via State Security funds, the Georgian Prosecutor General’s Office said on Wednesday. The former … Continue reading

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OGK-2 genco to invest 20 bln rubles in capacity contract projects in 2014 (Part 2)

MOSCOW. April 9 (Interfax) – OGK-2 (MOEX: OGKB) will invest 20 billion rubles in the construction of new capacity under capacity supply contracts in 2014, the acting head of the genco’s construction division, Sergei Medvedev, said during a conference call. … Continue reading

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