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UPDATE 1-EXCLUSIVE-Supplies of banknotes from Russia to east Libya accelerated this year -data

29 Oct 2019

MOSCOW/CAIRO, Oct 29 A parallel central bank in eastern Libya stepped up deliveries of new banknotes from Russia this year, before and after eastern-based commander Khalifa Haftar launched a military offensive to capture Tripoli, Russian customs data show.

EXCLUSIVE-Supplies of banknotes from Russia to east Libya accelerated this year -data

29 Oct 2019

MOSCOW/CAIRO, Oct 29 A parallel central bank in eastern Libya stepped up deliveries of new banknotes from Russia this year, before and after eastern-based commander Khalifa Haftar launched a military offensive to capture Tripoli, Russian customs data show.

Exclusive: Wife of Ukraine president-elect got penthouse bargain from tycoon

02 May 2019

KIEV/MOSCOW The wife of Ukrainian president-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy bought a luxury apartment for less than half the market rate from business tycoon Oleksandr Buryak, according to official income and property records.

Exclusive - Wife of Ukraine president-elect got penthouse bargain from tycoon

01 May 2019

KIEV/MOSCOW The wife of Ukrainian president-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy bought a luxury apartment for less than half the market rate from business tycoon Oleksandr Buryak, according to official income and property records. | Video

EXCLUSIVE-Wife of Ukraine president-elect got penthouse bargain from tycoon

01 May 2019

* Zelenskiy camp said sale was in line with market at time (Adds comments from Zelenskiy's campaign office)

EXCLUSIVE-Wife of Ukraine president-elect got penthouse bargain from tycoon

01 May 2019

* Reuters could not establish why flat sold below market rates

Exclusive: Kids' camp on a defence base? How Russian firms masked secret military work

04 Apr 2019

MOSCOW Behind the perimeter of a defence ministry base in southern Russia stand three barrack buildings where two witnesses say they have seen private fighters being billeted before they are dispatched to fight in Syria for President Bashar al-Assad.

Special Report: How Russia sank billions of dollars into Venezuela quicksand

14 Mar 2019

MOSCOW At the end of 2015, managers at Rosneft, the Russian state-controlled oil firm, sounded the alarm to their bosses about the company's investments in Venezuela. Rosneft's local partner, Venezuelan state oil company PDVSA, owed it hundreds of millions of dollars, according to internal documents, and there seemed no prospect things would get better.

Retail investors in Russia could nearly double in 2019, lobbying firm says

31 Jan 2019

MOSCOW, Jan 31 The number of retail investors on the Russian stock market could nearly double this year, reaching a record high, as banks develop their own trading platforms to draw clients, the head of a stock market lobbying firm said.

Exclusive - Putin's tycoon friend, under sanctions, sells private jet

02 Jul 2018

MOSCOW Gennady Timchenko, a billionaire friend of Russian President Vladimir Putin, has sold his private jet, according to a broker and aircraft registration data, after complaining that U.S. sanctions made it impossible for him to use the aircraft.

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