MOSCOW Russia on Thursday expelled two German diplomats in what it called a standard diplomatic response to a similar move by Germany last week and said it hoped a dispute over the killing of a Georgian citizen in Berlin would not damage ties further.
MOSCOW, Dec 12 The Russian rouble strengthened
past 63 to the U.S. dollar on Thursday for the first time in
five months ahead of an expected fifth key rate cut of the year
by the central bank on Friday.
MOSCOW, Dec 12 Russia on Thursday expelled two
German diplomats in what it called a standard diplomatic
response to a similar move by Germany last week and said it
hoped a dispute over the killing of a Georgian citizen in Berlin
would not damage ties further.
MOSCOW Russia's biggest automaker Avtovaz said on Monday it would buy out General Motors from their joint venture producing vehicles in Russia under the Chevrolet brand, effectively ending GM's presence in car assembling in the country.
MOSCOW Pilot error and possible crew disorientation during bad weather at night led to the fatal 2016 crash of a Flydubai passenger jet in Russia, Russia's Interstate Aviation Committee said in a report issued on Tuesday.
MOSCOW Russian stock indexes have comfortably outperformed their emerging market peers in 2019 and with dividend yields high and perceptions of Russian risk improving, analysts say there is every chance the stock rally can continue.
MOSCOW Russia's lower house of parliament passed legislation on Thursday that will allow individual journalists to be labelled foreign agents, a move that critics say will tighten curbs on the media.
MOSCOW Further interest rate cuts by Russia's central bank would be appropriate amid falling inflation and structural reforms are key to speeding up growth, the head of an International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission said.
MOSCOW Yandex , Russia's biggest technology company, proposed on Monday setting up a "public interest foundation" to help oversee the business and assuage Kremlin fears about potential foreign influence.