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    Minister of Agriculture


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    Minister of Culture


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    Minister of Defense


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    Minister of Education


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    Minister of Energy


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    Minister of Finance


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    Minister of Foreign Affairs


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    Minister of Internal Affairs


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    Minister of Justice


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    Minister of Health


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    Minister of Infrastructure


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    Minister of Sports


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    Director of State Security Service


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    Chairman National Bank


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    Permanent Representative to the UN


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    Presidents Chief of Staff


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    Chairman of Supreme Court


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    Opposition


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    Economic News and Data


    GDP

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  • Putin says he's making Russia great again. In reality, it's crumbling
  • Can FIFA World Cup Give Russia ETFs a Boost?
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    Investment

  • Can FIFA World Cup Give Russia ETFs a Boost?
  • Top Russian, Greek diplomats to discuss protection of Middle East ...
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  • Increasing China-Russia Trade, Investment Opportunities as EAEU ...
  • Private matters: state funding weighs on Russian soccer
  • Sanctions are a 'ridiculous thing' and companies are still happy to ...
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    Demographics

  • ASK YOUR SCIENCE TEACHER
  • Russia Analytical Report, June 4-11, 2018
  • Poland Wants an American Garrison: Let Germany Do It!
  • The story of food and football in Russia
  • Western Sanctions Are Shrinking Russia's Population
  • Russia's population declines once more
  • Another Worrying Sign For Russia's Dire Demographics
  • Russia's Birthrate Drops By 10.7 Percent In 2017
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    Export/Import

  • Russian trade surplus up 37.8 pct in Jan.-April 2018
  • Russian meat giants drive up halal exports
  • How Strong Is The China-Russia Relationship? – Analysis
  • Modi to hold 'informal' summit with Russian president Putin next week
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  • How steady is the China-Russia relationship?
  • US Gives Russia 'Unexpected Present' With Iran Sanctions and Oil ...
  • Russian trade surplus up 37.8 pct in Jan.-April 2018
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    Public Spending

  • Russia's oil revenue is about to soar
  • Fifa likely to beat profit target with Russia World Cup
  • Russia's Oil Sector Is Facing A Massive Tax Overhaul
  • Russian's World Cup spending, profits smaller than expected
  • Private matters: state funding weighs on Russian soccer
  • Demystifying Russia's oil and gas taxes
  • UPDATE 1-Private matters: state funding weighs on Russian soccer
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    Public Debt

  • Foreigners Sold $3 Billion of Russia Debt in Sanctions Scare
  • Investors are creeping back into Russia debt
  • Mnuchin Stands by Report Advising Against Russia Debt Sanctions
  • BlackRock, Top Holder of Russia Debt, Frets Over More Sanctions
  • S&P upgrades Russia debt rating
  • Ukraine Appeals UK Court Ruling on Its $3 bln Russia Debt
  • Russia Braces for Debt Blowback If US Stiffens Its Sanctions
  • Russia Looks to Dodge Crossfire of Sanctions With Debt Plans
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    Recent Econ Stats

    MomentCountryEventActualPreviousConsensusForecastpreviewpupdatedreviewrupdated
    2018-08-01RUMarkit Manufacturing PMI JUL50.800
    2018-08-01RUM2 Money Supply YoY JUN00
    2018-07-27RUInterest Rate Decision7%00
    2018-07-27RUGDP YoY JUN1.50%00
    2018-07-27RUBusiness Confidence JUL-100
    2018-07-26RUCorporate Profits MAYRUB 4.2T00
    2018-07-19RUPPI MoM JUN00
    2018-07-19RUPPI YoY JUN5%00
    2018-07-18RURetail Sales YoY JUN2.33%00
    2018-07-18RUUnemployment Rate JUN5.20%00