Articles by Maria Kolesnikova



Russia Fights for Global Dominance in Wheat

  • 07 June 10
  • Bloomberg
Russian farmers are making headway in their challenge to U.S. supremacy on the global wheat market.  For Russia, it's an extraordinary turnaround.

Black Earth Farming to Sell Grain Abroad

  • 23 October 09
  • Bloomberg
Production will expand by about 9 percent to more than 500,000 tons this year.

Polymetal: Precious Metal Panic Is Over

  • 13 February 09
  • Bloomberg
The silver miner says the worst of the sell-off is over, though there are still many sellers trying to exit the business.

Oligarchs Lose $230Bln in Collapse

  • 13 October 08
  • Bloomberg
The country's 25 richest people have lost 62 percent of their wealth since May.

Patrols Target Illicit Caviar Trade

  • 30 May 08
  • Bloomberg
Border guards in an Mi-8 helicopter swooped down on a blue fiberglass boat in the gray waters of the Caspian Sea along the frontier with Kazakhstan.

BasEl Picks Hong Kong for Metals Firm IPO

  • 19 February 08
  • Bloomberg
Oleg Deripaska, the country's richest man, picked Hong Kong as the venue for his first initial public offering -- a planned share sale this year by copper and molybdenum producer SMR.

Norilsk Gains as RusAl Favored

  • 21 December 07
  • Bloomberg
Norilsk Nickel, the country's biggest miner, gained for a third day in London trading as investors bet United Company RusAl majority owner Oleg Deripaska will acquire a stake in the company and eventually take it over.

Norilsk Gains as RusAl Favored

  • 21 December 07
  • Bloomberg
Norilsk Nickel, the country's biggest miner, gained for a third day in London trading as investors bet United Company RusAl majority owner Oleg Deripaska will acquire a stake in the company and eventually take it over.