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Anastasia Teterevleva

Russia summons senior U.S. diplomat over U.N. visa row

24 Sep 2019

MOSCOW Russia on Tuesday summoned a senior U.S. diplomat in Moscow to protest over what it said was Washington's unacceptable refusal to issue visas to members of a Russian delegation travelling to the United Nations General Assembly.

Freed Kremlin critic Navalny predicts bigger opposition protests

23 Aug 2019

MOSCOW Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny on Friday used his first statement after being released from jail to predict that opposition to Russian President Vladimir Putin and protests against the authorities would only grow.

Bankers suggest Russian firms delist as sanctions uncertainty bites

07 Feb 2019

MOSCOW Uncertainty caused by the expansion of U.S. sanctions on Russia last year has pushed companies' share prices lower, prompting investment bankers to suggest their clients should delist from local and international exchanges.

Yandex shares fall on Russian plan to curb foreign ownership of news division

22 Oct 2018

MOSCOW Shares in Russian search engine Yandex fell on Monday after a report from the Interfax newsagency said the government was proposing to limit foreign ownership in online news aggregators to 20 percent.

Russia's Megafon to delist from London, offers buyout

16 Jul 2018

MOSCOW Megafon , Russia's No.2 mobile phone operator, said on Monday it plans to delist from London shortly after completion of a $1.3 billion buyout of minority shareholders.

Sanctions bolstering Russian IT sector, IBS CEO says

09 Feb 2018

MOSCOW Russian customers have stepped up purchases of Russian-made software due to the weaker rouble and the risk that contracts with foreign suppliers could be affected by Western sanctions, the head of Russian IT services company IBS told Reuters.

Russia's Rosneft reaches $1.7 billion settlement with Sistema

23 Dec 2017

MOSCOW The Sistema conglomerate will pay 100 billion roubles (1.2 billion pounds) to resolve a dispute with Russia's largest oil producer Rosneft over Bashneft oil company under a settlement announced by both companies on Friday.

Russia's Rosneft knocks Sistema with new $2.2 billion lawsuit

07 Dec 2017

MOSCOW Russian oil major Rosneft filed a new $2.2 billion (£1.7 billion) lawsuit against conglomerate Sistema on Thursday, escalating a dispute which has rekindled concerns about the investment climate in Russia.

Exclusive - Despite sanctions, Russian organisations acquire Microsoft software

11 Oct 2017

By Gleb Stolyarov, Anastasia Teterevleva and Anastasia Lyrchikova

Uber and Yandex to combine ride-hailing in Russia and beyond

13 Jul 2017

FRANKFURT/MOSCOW Uber and Yandex, the "Google of Russia", have agreed to combine their Russian ride-sharing businesses, with Yandex the leading partner in a deal that extends to five nearby markets. | Video

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