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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

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Russian banks would withstand Greece's possible exit from the eurozone because the financial industry's net asset position is positive, Antonio Spilimbergo, the head of the International Monetary Fund's mission to the country, said Wednesday.

The Riyadh Chamber of Commerce canceled a meeting with a Russian business delegation in protest of Russia's support for the Syrian government, al-Watan reported, citing the head of the chamber's trade council, Saad al-Ajlan.

The federal budget had a surplus of 120 billion rubles ($3.68 billion) in the first five months of the year, the Finance Ministry said on its website Wednesday.

Former Transportation Minister Igor Levitin may be appointed chief of the company that will consolidate the government's stakes in Moscow's Sheremetyevo and Vnukovo airports, Vedomosti reported, citing two anonymous officials familiar with the plan.

The International Finance Corp. agreed Wednesday to invest $75 million in the diversified payment rights of ZAO Raiffeisenbank.