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Ukraine asks EU for 2 bln euro loan to pay for Russian gas – media

PARIS. Oct 21 (Interfax) – The Ukrainian authorities have asked the European Union to allocate a 2 billion euro loan in order to repay its debt for Russian natural gas supplies, Western media reported on Tuesday, citing European Commission spokesman … Continue reading

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North Korean foreign minister expected to begin Russia visit

MOSCOW. Sept 30 (Interfax) – North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Su Yong is expected to arrive in Russia on Tuesday for a visit, which will last for several days. Speaking to Interfax, a source in the North Korean Embassy in … Continue reading

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VTB to pay off $3.1 bln syndicated loan from internal funds

MOSCOW. Aug 1 (Interfax) – VTB (MOEX: VTBR), which has been targeted by EU and U.S. sanctions, will fully repay a $3.1 billion syndicated loan it raised in the summer of 2011 out of internal funds, a bank spokesman told … Continue reading

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