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Russia's net capital inflow hits $10bln in October - Central Bank

06.11.2009 13:24 GMT

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Net capital inflow into Russia hit an estimated $10 billion in October, Central Bank First Deputy Chairman Alexei Ulyukaev said on Thursday.

Ex-Georgian officer granted asylum in Russia

06.11.2009 13:17 GMT

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Russia has granted refugee status to a former Georgian officer, a Russian Federal Migration Service (FMS) spokesman said on Thursday.

Putin thanks Sweden, Finland for approving Baltic gas pipeline

06.11.2009 13:16 GMT

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Russia's prime minister thanked Sweden and Finland on Thursday for approving the construction of a Russian-German natural gas pipeline through their economic zones in the Baltic Sea.

Armenian parliament speaker stresses importance of ties with Russia

06.11.2009 13:15 GMT

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Hovik Abrahamyan, chairman of Armenia's National Assembly, received Russia's ambassador to Armenia, Vyacheslav Kovalenko, on Thursday.

Russia's VTB posts $533 mln net profit for October

06.11.2009 13:15 GMT

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VTB, Russia's second largest bank, announced on Thursday a net profit of 15.52 billion rubles ($533 million) in October, calculated to Russian accounting standards.

Lavrov says surprised Poland seeking U.S. protection from Russia

06.11.2009 13:14 GMT

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Moscow is surprised at media reports that Poland is seeking to host U.S. troops to protect it from Russia, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday.

President says Russia to use military force abroad only as last resort

05.11.2009 21:57 GMT

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Russia will use its armed forces outside the country only in extreme circumstances to protect Russian nationals, President Dmitriy Medvedev said on Thursday.

Swine flu deaths in Russia rise to 15

05.11.2009 21:47 GMT

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A 25-year-old man died of the A/H1N1 virus in Ufa, the capital of Russia's Urals Republic of Bashkortostan, a source from the regional sanitary watchdog said on Thursday.

Russia to use military force abroad only as last resort - Medvedev

05.11.2009 21:35 GMT

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Russia will use its Armed Forces outside the country only in extreme circumstances to protect Russian nationals, President Dmitry Medvedev said on Thursday.

Russia’s Military Intelligence Chief warns of new war

05.11.2009 20:24 GMT

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Alexander Shliakhturov, chief of Russia’s military intelligence (GRU), said on November 5 that he did not rule out that Georgia might again use force against breakaway South Ossetia and Abkhazia.

Russia holds inadequate policy in relation to Georgia – Gordon

05.11.2009 19:59 GMT

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“Russia holds inadequate policy in relation to Georgia”, US assistant secretary of state Phillip Gordon said in the Center of International Strategy, according to Georgian TV channels.

Russia set to ship Soyuz carrier rockets to Kourou

05.11.2009 19:53 GMT

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A special cargo ship carrying parts of two Russian Soyuz-ST rockets will leave the port of St. Petersburg on November 7, heading to the Kourou space center, the Progress design bureau said Thursday.

Russia urges U.S. to sign bilateral extradition treaty

05.11.2009 19:52 GMT

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Russia has reiterated its proposal to the United States to sign a bilateral extradition agreement, the Russian justice minister said.

Bosnian foreign minister wants to boost economic ties with Russia

05.11.2009 19:42 GMT

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Foreign Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina Sven Alkalaj said the country is ready to cooperate with Russia in all spheres and called for Moscow to develop economic ties with Sarajevo.

Coca-Cola delays factory launch in south Russia until 2010

05.11.2009 19:41 GMT

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The launch was scheduled for late 2009 but new circumstances have emerged and now the factory's launch and the commencement of the rollout of commercial products have been postponed until next year.

Russian, U.S. officials discuss new arms control deal

05.11.2009 13:17 GMT

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Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov and U.S. Ambassador to Russia John Beyrle have discussed a new arms control agreement, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday.

Russian president congratulates Armenian church leader

04.11.2009 21:44 GMT

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His Holiness Garegin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of all Armenians, received the Russian ambassador to Armenia, Vyacheslav Kovalenko, on 4 November.

Russian government 'surprised' by GM's decision to keep Opel

04.11.2009 20:46 GMT

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The Russian government said Wednesday GM's decision not to sell Germany's Opel to the Magna-Sberbank consortium was "surprising."

Rasim Musabeyov: Preservation of the current quo status in the Karabakh conflict is burdensome for Russia

04.11.2009 19:07 GMT

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Russian government to raise $1.87 bln to rescue AvtoVAZ carmaker

04.11.2009 18:04 GMT

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The Russian government is planning to raise 54.8 billion rubles ($1.87 billion) to bail out the ailing AvtoVAZ automaker, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday.

Georgian Foreign Ministry accuses Russia of cynicism

04.11.2009 14:42 GMT

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Georgia's Foreign Ministry has issued a statement in response to accusations from the Russian Foreign Ministry that Georgia is trying to sever neighbourly relations with Russia.

Georgia's patriarch unlikely to have meeting with Russian Orthodox primate in Baku

04.11.2009 14:31 GMT

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Georgian Patriarch Ilia II is unlikely to have a meeting with Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and Russia in Baku.

Ukraine owes $500m to Russia for gas, Ukrainian PM says

04.11.2009 13:24 GMT

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Ukraine must pay nearly $500m to Russia for natural gas supplies in October, Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Timoshenko told the country's parliament.

Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov set for official visit to Cyprus

04.11.2009 13:01 GMT

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Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will pay an official one-day visit to Cyprus on Wednesday to discuss bilateral relations as well as key international issues, a spokesman for the ministry said.

Georgian foreign minister not upset at possible loss of Russian citizenship

03.11.2009 21:51 GMT

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Georgian Foreign Minister Grigol Vashadze does not intend to give up his Russian citizenship on his own initiative, but will not be upset if Russia withdraws it, Foreign Ministry spokesman Iya Makharashvili told a special briefing on Tuesday.

Street in Tbilisi named after Russian journalist

03.11.2009 21:33 GMT

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One more street has been renamed in Tbilisi. The Novorosiisky Street has been named after a Russian journalist, Olga Konskaya, who died a while ago.

MP calls for Russian citizenship to be withdrawn from Georgia's foreign minister

03.11.2009 20:13 GMT

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Russian State Duma Deputy Semen Bagdasarov thinks that Russian citizenship should be withdrawn from Georgia's foreign minister, Grigol Vashadze.

Russia's Gazprom signs memorandum of understanding to develop Iranian oil field

03.11.2009 20:04 GMT

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Iran's Petroleum Engineering and Development Company has signed a memorandum of understanding with Russia's Gazprom on the development of Azar oilfield in western Iran.

Russia's inflation to stay under 10% in 2009 - Central Bank

03.11.2009 16:25 GMT

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Russia's inflation is unlikely to exceed 10% in 2009, which has allowed the country's top bank to cut refinancing rate several times since the start of the year, a Central Bank official said on Monday.

Russia's oil output up 0.8% to 10 mln bbl/d in January-October

03.11.2009 16:25 GMT

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Russia's crude oil output increased 0.8%, year-on-year, in January-October 2009 to 410.3 million metric tons (10 million barrels per day), the Energy Ministry reported on Monday.

Russia's Reserve Fund down 2.4% to $77.18 bln in October

03.11.2009 16:24 GMT

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Russia's Reserve Fund decreased 2.4% to 2.242 trillion rubles ($77.18 billion), while the National Welfare Fund shrank 1.9% to 2.712 trillion rubles ($93.38 billion) in October, the Finance Ministry said on Monday.

Russia favors new climate deal on certain conditions - Putin

03.11.2009 16:21 GMT

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Russia is ready to support and join a new agreement on climate change that could be adopted in December in Denmark, but on two key conditions, the Russian prime minister said on Monday.

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