The Russian government has announced the criteria for purchasing private shares of state-owned oil company Rosneft, the Vedomosti business daily reported Friday.
Every city has its secrets and, every now and again, they see the light of day. When Moscow began its biggest road reconstruction project to date, workers uncovered treasures that had been hidden for centuries.
President Vladimir Putin appeared on Russian state television on Friday to address the French nation following the terror attack in the southern city of Nice on Thursday evening.
Russia plans to deploy its latest S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems to Crimea in August, the Interfax news agency reported Friday.
Ultraconservative Russian State Duma deputy Irina Yarovaya lashed out at Western politicians Friday morning following a terrorist attack in the French city of Nice.
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This year Russia celebrates the 40th anniversary of the diplomatic relations with the Philippines, and the 20th anniversary of ASEAN-Russia dialogue partnership. The upcoming ASEAN-Russia Summit in Sochi is going to be the highlight of the year.
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What can be said about Moscow that hasn't already been said? It is an enigma; it is a beautiful, temperamental mistress; it is the end point of all roads. In a way, Moscow is indeed an end point, an apex and the largest city in all of Russia.
The business community in Russia has reasons to be optimistic, as there really does seem to be light at the end of the tunnel.