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    Minister of Defense


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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 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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  • Russia's economic stagnation is here to stay
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  • Bank of Russia: a cautious and consistent 25bp cut
  • Russian GDP growth still forecast below 2 percent
  • Fast Europe Open: eurozone PPI, Russia GDP
  • Russia's Break From a Recession Was Fleeting
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    Investment

  • Russian fertiliser tycoon eyes Zimbabwe, Zambia for growth
  • Davos 2018: Russia's economic growth driving foreign investor ...
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  • Ukraine's investment shortage puts rebound at risk
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  • Russian fertiliser tycoon eyes Zimbabwe, Zambia for growth
  • Davos 2018: Russia's economic growth driving foreign investor ...
  • Spirit Airlines: An Ideal Investment With High Growth Potential
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    Demographics

  • Non-Political Nature of Russian Population Both Helps and Hurts ...
  • Death of Russian airman underscores problems Putin faces in Syria
  • Oil dependance to stain Russian election
  • Russia's Birthrate Drops By 10.7 Percent In 2017
  • Western Sanctions Are Shrinking Russia's Population
  • Russia's wheat dominance set to get bigger in the future
  • Russia's population declines once more
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    Export/Import

  • Rising Oil Prices Buoy Russia's Economy, Despite Sanctions
  • What's Good for Russian Gas Is Good for America
  • German exports to Russia up for the first time in five years
  • Today's Top Supply Chain and Logistics News From WSJ
  • Russia's exports in three quarters of 2017 up to $255 bln — PM ...
  • How Economic Shifts in China and India Could Impact Russia (Op-ed)
  • Russia Exports Most of its Crude Oil Production, Mainly to Europe
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    Public Spending

  • Federal Customs Service transfers $80 bln to Russia's budget in 2017
  • Russia's budget revenue up by 19.1 pct in Jan-Oct
  • Russian finance ministry to borrow less in 2018 due to lower deficit ...
  • Oil prices top $70 a barrel for the first time in three years
  • The US Treasury Department defends Russian federal loan bonds
  • Russia's budget deficit narrows sharply in 9 months
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    Public Debt

  • Corruption Currents: Treasury Memo Warns Against Russia Debt ...
  • EM investors await US Treasury Russia debt recommendation
  • US investors load up on Russian debt despite looming sanctions ...
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  • Russian government bonds rally on hopes of no US sanctions
  • Consumer spending to accelerate again
  • Blowing $2.8 billion on 10 strategic bombers, Putin proves his ...
  • US Tightens Russia-Debt Sanctions
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    Recent Econ Stats

    MomentCountryEventActualPreviousConsensusForecastpreviewpupdatedreviewrupdated
    2018-01-31RUM2 Money Supply YoY DEC10.10%10
    2018-01-30RUCorporate Profits NOVRUB8.5TRUB 10.1T
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    2018-01-29RUGDP YoY DEC-0.30%-0.61%10
    2018-01-26RUPPI MoM DEC0.90%0.50%10
    2018-01-26RUPPI YoY DEC8%8.50%10
    2018-01-25RURetail Sales YoY DEC2.70%2.90%10
    2018-01-25RUUnemployment Rate DEC5.10%5.10%10
    2018-01-25RUReal Wage Growth YoY DEC5.40%10
    2018-01-23RUIndustrial Production YoY DEC-3.60%-1.40%10
    2018-01-18RUConsumer Confidence Q4-11-1010