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'Technocratic placeholder'? Putin picks low-profile tax chief as Russian PM

16 Jan 2020

MOSCOW Mikhail Mishustin, President Vladimir Putin's surprise choice to become Russia's prime minister, is a tax chief with almost no political profile who analysts say could be a "technocratic placeholder."

'Technocratic placeholder'? Putin picks low-profile tax chief as Russian PM

16 Jan 2020

MOSCOW Mikhail Mishustin, President Vladimir Putin's surprise choice to become Russia's prime minister, is a tax chief with almost no political profile who analysts say could be a "technocratic placeholder."

"Technocratic placeholder"? Putin picks low-profile tax chief as Russian PM

15 Jan 2020

MOSCOW, Jan 15 Mikhail Mishustin, President Vladimir Putin's surprise choice to become Russia's prime minister, is a tax chief with almost no political profile who analysts say could be a "technocratic placeholder."

'Our historic duty': Putin plans steps to boost Russia's birth rate

15 Jan 2020

MOSCOW President Vladimir Putin announced measures on Wednesday to boost Russia's birth rate, describing them as vital to the country's future though they are projected to cost at least $6.5 billion (£4.9 billion) this year alone.

'Our historic duty': Putin plans steps to boost Russia's birth rate

15 Jan 2020

MOSCOW President Vladimir Putin announced measures on Wednesday to boost Russia's birth rate, describing them as vital to the country's future though they are projected to cost at least $6.5 billion this year alone.

UPDATE 2-"Our historic duty": Putin plans steps to boost Russia's birth rate

15 Jan 2020

* Steps expected to cost at least $6.5 million in 2020 (Adds details, quotes, background)

Russian central bank eyeing ways to curb risks from company debt: official

27 Dec 2019

MOSCOW The Russian central bank is developing new criteria for a maximum debt level for domestic companies to prevent any possible systemic risk at an early stage, Elizaveta Danilova, head of the bank's financial stability department, told Reuters.

Russian c.bank to assess corporate debt burden to curb systemic risks -senior official

27 Dec 2019

MOSCOW, Dec 26 The Russian central bank is developing new criteria for a maximum debt level for domestic companies to prevent any possible systemic risk at an early stage, Elizaveta Danilova, head of the bank's financial stability department, told Reuters.

Exclusive: Russia's Sberbank to remain Yandex partner, may adjust some projects - CEO Gref

25 Dec 2019

MOSCOW Russia's Sberbank plans to continue its partnership with Yandex even though it has transferred its 'golden share' in the country's leading internet company to another entity, Sberbank's Chief Executive German Gref told Reuters.

Equinor, Rosneft to develop Arctic oilfield in joint investment

23 Dec 2019

OSLO/MOSCOW Russia's Rosneft and Norway's Equinor have agreed details on how to develop an Arctic Siberian onshore oilfield, they said on Monday, their first joint investment since agreeing a strategic partnership in 2012.

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