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Russia's Abramovich and partner to buy TransContainer stake from VTB - sources

08 Nov 2018

MOSCOW, Nov 8 Roman Abramovich and a business partner will buy a 24.84 percent stake in Russia's largest freight container operator TransContainer from VTB bank, two industry sources told Reuters on Thursday.

Russia says photos don't prove its spy was linked to Skripal case

28 Sep 2018

MOSCOW The Kremlin said on Friday a likeness between a Russian intelligence colonel and a suspect in the Skripal poisoning case does not prove they are the same person, comparing the resemblance to that of impersonators posing as Lenin.

UPDATE 1-Russia says photos don't prove its spy was linked to Skripal case

28 Sep 2018

MOSCOW, Sept 28 The Kremlin said on Friday a likeness between a Russian intelligence colonel and a suspect in the Skripal poisoning case does not prove they are the same person, comparing the resemblance to that of impersonators posing as Lenin.

Russian police detain hundreds protesting against pension reform

10 Sep 2018

MOSCOW Russian police detained more than 800 people protesting against planned increases to the pension age on Sunday, a rights group said, disrupting demonstrations against an unpopular change that has hurt President Vladimir Putin's approval rating. | Video

Putin wants $7.5 billion Russian miners tax discussed, shares drop

10 Aug 2018

MOSCOW Vladimir Putin has ordered that a proposal to raise 500 billion roubles ($7.5 billion) a year from metal and mining firms be looked at, but the Russian president has not decided whether to approve the plan by a Kremlin economic aide.

Kremlin considers raising more revenue from mining companies

10 Aug 2018

MOSCOW Russia is considering propping up the state budget by raising more revenue from metal and mining companies that are earning windfall profits, according to proposals seen by Reuters.

Exclusive: Russian steelmaker MMK changes tack after tariffs, Iran sanctions

30 Jul 2018

MOSCOW MMK , one of Russia's largest steel producers, has postponed the launch of a lucrative project in Turkey due to uncertainty created by global trade wars, Andrey Eremin, the company's director for economics, told Reuters in an interview.

EXCLUSIVE-Russian steelmaker MMK changes tack after tariffs, Iran sanctions

30 Jul 2018

MOSCOW, July 30 MMK, one of Russia's largest steel producers, has postponed the launch of a lucrative project in Turkey due to uncertainty created by global trade wars, Andrey Eremin, the company's director for economics, told Reuters in an interview.

In Russian election, some people say they were ordered to vote

18 Mar 2018

GRYAZI, Russia Opponents of Russian President Vladimir Putin alleged that voters in Sunday's presidential election were being compelled to show up at polling stations in a Kremlin drive to ensure Putin's likely win is not tarnished by a low turnout.

In Russian election, some people say they were ordered to vote

18 Mar 2018

GRYAZI, Russia Opponents of Russian President Vladimir Putin alleged that voters in Sunday's presidential election were being compelled to show up at polling stations in a Kremlin drive to ensure Putin's likely win is not tarnished by a low turnout.

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