LONDON/MOSCOW Incoming Chief Executive Bernard Looney will not take up either of BP's seats on the board of Rosneft when he takes over in February because of the complexity of the relationship with the Russian oil giant, five company sources said.
MOSCOW Russian officials are in talks to transfer the central bank's stake in Sberbank , the country's top lender, to another state entity, four sources said, as unease grows about the central bank's role as both owner and supervisor.
MOSCOW, Dec 2 Russia has proposed spending 1
trillion roubles ($15.67 billion) from its National Wealth Fund
to support infrastructure projects and exports between 2020 and
2022, as it tries to boost stalling economic growth under
OSLO, MOSCOW Russia approved Finnish utility Fortum's plan to increase its stake in Germany's Uniper , the head of Russia's anti-monopoly service (FAS) and the company both said on Thursday.
MOSCOW Russia will reduce the share of the U.S. dollar in its National Wealth Fund and is considering investing in other foreign currencies including the Chinese yuan, Deputy Finance Minister Vladimir Kolychev said on Wednesday.
(This October 23 story has been refiled to correct paragraph 16 country to Nigeria, not Niger, after RIA issued official correction.) | Video
SOCHI, Russia/ANKARA Syrian and Russian forces will deploy in northeast Syria to remove Kurdish YPG fighters and their weapons from the border with Turkey under a deal agreed on Tuesday which both Moscow and Ankara hailed as a triumph. | Video
SOCHI, Russia Russia's state-controlled lender VTB wants to sell a 10% stake in VTB Africa, its Angola-based unit, the bank's chief executive Andrei Kostin said on Wednesday.
SOCHI/MOSCOW, Oct 23 Russia despatched two
nuclear-capable bombers to South Africa on a training mission on
Wednesday, a flight that appeared timed to coincide with
President Vladimir Putin's opening of a flagship Russia-Africa
summit designed to boost Russian influence.
Sotschi/Moskau Die Türkei und Russland haben sich auf einen Abzug der kurdischen YPG-Miliz aus der syrischen Grenzregion geeinigt.