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09/05/2005

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Press Review

A brief look at the stories making headlines in the Russian-language press

Ukraine Welcomes Home Its Soccer Heroes

Ukraine's national soccer team returned home to a warm welcome Sunday after winning a place in next year's World Cup finals.

China Gears Up to Enter Car Market

Two major Chinese carmakers said on Friday that they were looking to sink a combined investment of $100 million into Russia.

Smugglers Force Phone Retailers to Become Importers

Russia's No. 3 mobile phone retailer, Dixis, said Friday that it would bring its first direct shipment of phones into the country this week.

Sistema Looking to Increase Oil Stakes

AFK Sistema has applied to boost its stakes in a mid-sized oil firm and three refineries in Bashkortostan to over 25 percent as it seeks to bundle the businesses for sale to an oil major.

Gazprom Hedges on Sibneft Buy

Gas giant Gazprom has not yet made a final decision on whether to acquire oil firm Sibneft, Itar-Tass reported on Friday, quoting a senior company official.

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