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Peskov: Threats, blackmail unable to influence Russian stance on events in Ukraine

ST. PETERSBURG. Jan 26 (Interfax) – Threats and economic pressure will not change the Russian stance on the events evolving in Ukraine, Kremlin press secretary Dmitry Peskov said. “Russia has never concurred with such threats; moreover, such threats and blackmail … Continue reading

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BaselCement boosts production of cement, clinker by 37%

YAROSLAVL. Jan 20 (Interfax) – BaselCement Holding produced 2 million tonnes of cement and clinker in 2014, which is 37% more than in 2013, the holding said in a statement. BaselCement’s press service told Interfax that last year at the … Continue reading

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CB to quote ruble at 64.9732 rubles/$1 and 75.1740 rubles/EUR1 on January 20

MOSCOW. January 19. (Interfax) – The Central Bank of Russia will quote the U.S. dollar at 64.9732 rubles/$1 on January 20, 0.31% down from the previous exchange rate. The Central Bank will quote the euro at 75.1740 rubles/EUR1, 0.91% down … Continue reading

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Russian economy not to be affected by halt in projects with foreign energy cos – Econ Ministry

MOSCOW. Jan 12 (Interfax) – A halt in joint shelf and shale projects between Russian and foreign companies will not have a significant impact on the Russian economy in the medium-term perspective, the Economic Development Ministry said. The ministry stated … Continue reading

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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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South Korea’s K Water to build $1-bln hydropower plant in Georgia

TBILISI. Dec 24 (Interfax) – The Georgian Partnership Fund and Korea Water Resources Corporation (K Water) have signed a deal to build the 280 MW Nenskra Hydropower Plant in the Svaneti region of Northwest Georgia at a cost of $1 … 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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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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Inflation in Oct in Russia – 0.8%, annual rises to 8.3% – Rosstat (Part 2)

MOSCOW. Oct 29 (Interfax) – Inflation in Russia in October 2014 was 0.8%, after 0.7% in September, 0.2% in August, 0.5% in July, 0.6% in June, 0.9% in May and April, 1.0% in March, 0.7% in February and 0.6% in … Continue reading

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CB to quote ruble at 40.8815 rubles/$1 and 52.1198 rubles/EUR1 on October 21

MOSCOW. October 20. (Interfax) – The Central Bank of Russia will quote the U.S. dollar at 40.8815 rubles/$1 on October 21, 0.40% down from the previous exchange rate. The Central Bank will quote the euro at 52.1198 rubles/EUR1, 0.77% down … Continue reading

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