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This week the acclaimed actress Chulpan Khamatova and It Girl and media personality Ksenia Sobchak in a rare mood of unity both criticized the jailing for another month of the outrageous anti-Putin punks Pussy Riot.

Archived Live Blog: SPIEF 2012, Day 2

The Moscow Times
Live updates on all the news from day two at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.

Newsmaker: Small Business Lobbyist Titov Named Ombudsman

Liberal entrepreneur Boris Titov will bring respect and experience to his new role as business ombudsman, analysts and fellow businessmen said.

SPIEF 2012: Putin Gives Investors an Ombudsman

In his keynote speech at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, the president identified corruption as the biggest threat to Russia.

SPIEF 2012: Taking Stock of Medvedev's Promises at Last Forum

Here's an overview of the specific promises made by then-President Dmitry Medvedev at last year's forum and what's been done about them.

Q&A: Esther Dyson Matches Her Expectations to Russia's Opportunities

Investor Esther Dyson got in on the ground floor of giants like Yandex and IBS Group and helped other local technology leaders find their role models and partners in the West.

Can Unhealthy Systems Create Healthy Leaders?

She tugged at strands of her stringy hair as she tried to evaporate into the folds of the leather couch. Her anxious eyes kept glancing around the room as if expecting danger to seep through the walls of my counseling office. She had the thin, haggard look of someone who had never felt safe from the moment she was conceived.

Sberbank Does $1Bln Deal with Ex-Im

Combined Reports
The Export-Import Bank of the United States and Sberbank signed a $1 billion memorandum of understanding to increase the amount U.S. goods and services exported to Russia.

Lebedev to Create Investigative News Channel Online

Russian billionaire Alexander Lebedev will add an online television station focusing on uncovering corruption to his investigative newspaper Novaya Gazeta in an effort to take on state broadcasters.

LUKoil Offers to Work With Rosneft Abroad

Сrude producer LUKoil has offered Rosneft participation in its foreign oil projects.

KupiVIP Secures $38M Funding

Online retailer KupiVIP has secured $38 million ahead of a planned stock-market float in New York within two years.

Beatle Challenges Rosneft in Arctic

Celebrities have joined advocacy group Greenpeace in seeking a ban on oil drilling and excessive fishing in Arctic waters.
President Vladimir Putin making his first pitch to foreign investors at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum since his return to the job.

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President Vladimir Putin making his first pitch to foreign investors at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum since his return to the job.

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