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  • Russia's Putin denies increased radiation levels following deadly blast
  • US Tests Missile Banned for Decades, Ignoring Warnings from Russia
  • Nuclear monitoring stations went mysteriously quiet after Russian ...
  • Russia's Putin denies increased radiation levels following deadly blast

    Finance


  • Ship finance in Russia
  • Belarus, Ukraine largest debtors to Russia
  • 17 Countries Owe Russia $27Bln – Reports
  • Long Read: 20 Years of Russia's Economy Under Putin, in Numbers
  • Foreign countries owe $30 billion of debt to Russia

    Celebrities


  • The 'Celebritization' of Protest in Russia
  • Celebrities react to Jeffrey Epstein's death with conspiracy theories ...
  • Russian Сelebrities Show Their Support for Pro-Opposition Protesters
  • Moscow's local election has shaken all of Russia. Here's why
  • Celebriphilia epidemic sweeps US: Forget knowledge & wisdom, get ...

    Culture


  • 'It's Your Own Fault': Teenage Sexual Assault Victim Fights To Break ...
  • I visited Russia's nuclear city and don't want to relive the Cold War
  • Old Doors and Insulation Foil: 5 Projects that Derive from Russian ...
  • Desna Cup celebrates soccer, culture in Federal Way
  • How Russian Artist Natalia Goncharova Revolutionized the Avant ...

    Criminal


  • Persecution of thieves in Russia to end in bloody lawlessness by ...
  • Hundreds Arrested in Moscow as Criminal Case Is Brought Against ...
  • Russia Launches Criminal Case Into 'Mass Unrest' At Moscow ...
  • Imprisoned Israeli 'falling apart' in Russian jail
  • 'It's Your Own Fault': Teenage Sexual Assault Victim Fights To Break ...

    Religion


  • Close to 90% of Russian Jehovah's Witnesses applicants refused ...
  • Christians Fleeing Persecution in Russia Can Stay in Germany
  • Hero Russian pilot bestowed nation's highest medal for 'miracle ...
  • 'Hero' Russian pilot who crash-landed plane returned to cockpit to ...
  • Life in Russia, warts and all

    Politics


  • Putin Tells Macron: 'I Don't Want Yellow Vests in Russia'
  • Two Decades On, Smoldering Questions About The Russian ...
  • Timeline: Vladimir Putin - 20 tumultuous years as Russian President ...
  • Mozambican president to visit Russia at Putin's invitation
  • Turkey Threatens New Tensions With Russia and Iran in Syria As It ...
  • Venezuelan Vice President in Russia for Strengthening Bilateral Ties
  • 'Who Is Putin?' How Russia Reacted to Leader's Rise to Power, 20 ...
  • Long Read: 20 Years of Russia's Economy Under Putin, in Numbers
  • Japan Says Russian Prime Minister's Visit to Disputed Island Is ...
  • Kunashiri residents and Russian officials visit Hokkaido ahead of ...
  • Netanyahu touches down in Ukraine, kicking off two-day trip
  • 20 Years of Vladimir Putin: The Transformation of the Economy
  • Why the Russian Government Can't Attain Economic Growth
  • Slow and Steady Won't Win Russia's Economic Race
  • Russia's July GDP growth picks up
  • Russia's GDP growth picks up to 1.7pc in July
  • Long Read: 20 Years of Russia's Economy Under Putin, in Numbers
  • Easy credit poses tough challenge for Russian economy minister
  • 20 Years of Vladimir Putin: The Transformation of the Economy
  • Why the Russian Government Can't Attain Economic Growth
  • A Kremlin-Linked Firm Invested Millions in Kentucky. Were They ...
  • Fitch Upgrades Russia's Rating, Returning It to 2014 Level
  • Russian Industrial Output Below Expectations at 2.8% Growth in July
  • 20 Years of Vladimir Putin: The Transformation of the Economy
  • Long Read: 20 Years of Russia's Economy Under Putin, in Numbers
  • Why the Russian Government Can't Attain Economic Growth
  • A Kremlin-Linked Firm Invested Millions in Kentucky. Were They ...
  • Fitch Upgrades Russia's Rating, Returning It to 2014 Level
  • Russian Industrial Output Below Expectations at 2.8% Growth in July
  • In sluggish Russian economy, halal sees growth
  • 'The Human Tide' Review: The Power of Numbers
  • Long Read: 20 Years of Russia's Economy Under Putin, in Numbers
  • LONG READ: Putin's 20 years on the job in numbers
  • UN Predicts Russia's Population Could Halve By 2100
  • FTI says trade solution runs through Russia
  • Rising Mortality Rates Challenge Russia's Efforts To Kick-Start ...
  • Now It's Trump's Fault That Putin's Economy Just Won't Grow
  • Long Read: 20 Years of Russia's Economy Under Putin, in Numbers
  • Russian Growth Slightly Beats Expectations in Second Quarter
  • In sluggish Russian economy, halal sees growth
  • Russia's LNG production soaring in 2019
  • Georgian tourism revenues drop 13 per cent in wake of Russian ...
  • Russia to create conditions to increase exports of drugs in coming ...
  • Russian Budget Surplus In January-July Grows To 3.4% Of GDP ...
  • Research analyses government market trends, 86 country space ...
  • Russia budget surplus totals 3.1 pct of GDP in first half of 2019
  • Government space budgets to grow to $84.6bn by 2025: Euroconsult
  • Putin Is Saving Billions for His Next Showdown With the West
  • Tenaris, Severstal team up for oil pipe production in Siberia
  • Russia's Budget Can Work With $40 Oil
  • Russia 2018 budget surplus to be close to 3% of GDP - minister
  • Senators Call for Russia Debt Sanctions in Defense Policy Bill
  • Fitch upgrades Russia's rating with stable outlook
  • Rouble, stocks down as oil prices slump; Russia's Fitch rating awaited
  • Oh, Swell: August Is the Worst Month for Stocks
  • MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Aug 16.
  • Saudi Arabia And Russia Unlikely To Agree On New Oil Cuts
  • Russia's credit rating soars to pre-sanctions level with reserves ...
  • Senators Call for Russia Debt Sanctions in Defense Policy Bill
  • Fitch upgrades Russia's rating with stable outlook

    Russia Leaders


    President


  • Putin Tells Macron: 'I Don't Want Yellow Vests in Russia'
  • Venezuelan Vice President in Russia for Strengthening Bilateral Ties
  • Turkey Threatens New Tensions With Russia and Iran in Syria As It ...

    Speaker of Parliament


  • Russian parliamentary anti-meddling commission to meet later this ...
  • Russian lawmakers set up 'anti-foreign meddling' commission, will ...
  • Russian parliament's coordinator begins visit to Syria

    Prime Minister


  • Long Read: 20 Years of Russia's Economy Under Putin, in Numbers
  • Italian PM to address claims League sought money from Russia
  • Netanyahu touches down in Ukraine, kicking off two-day trip

    Deputy Prime Minister


  • Russian humanoid robot goes to space
  • Netanyahu hints Israel behind strikes on Iraq, says Iran not immune ...
  • Russian opposition figure detained upon release from jail

    Minister of Economy


  • Easy credit poses tough challenge for Russian economy minister
  • Russia Minister Sees Economic 'Blow Up' Unless Central Bank Acts
  • Putin's Iconoclastic Economics Guru to Lose Kremlin Post

    Minister of Agriculture


  • UP to explore contract farming in Russia to benefit state farmers
  • Grain imports from Russia are carefully examined, says minister ...
  • Taiwanese delegation to promote agriculture in Russia

    Minister of Culture


  • Culture minister suggests Tarantino's producer shoot Hollywood ...
  • Turkey's deputy tourism minister dies in car accident
  • Putin Generation: Russia's loyal youth?

    Minister of Defense


  • Russia-Serbia military cooperation actively developing - defense ...
  • Russian jet chases NATO plane away from defense minister's ...
  • Russian defense minister invites NATO teams to International Army ...

    Minister of Education


  • Our young apprentices fly to Russia for world competition
  • Netanyahu in Ukraine to mobilise votes of Russia speakers
  • Russia Tells Its Scientists to Steer Clear of Foreigners

    Minister of Energy


  • Estonian econmin invited to attend energy week in Moscow by ...
  • UPDATE 1-Bulgaria nuclear project attracts China and S.Korea ...
  • Saudi Oil Chief Reaffirms Commitment To Output Cuts During ...

    Minister of Finance


  • Russian Finance Minister Says New US Sanctions Won't Hurt ...
  • New US sanctions won't hurt Russian financial system: Siluanov
  • Fitch Upgrades Russia's Rating, Returning It to 2014 Level

    Minister of Foreign Affairs


  • Russia-Africa: Putin's continental strategy
  • Russian Lawmakers Look for Foreign Hand Behind Wave of Protests
  • Morgulov in Pyongyang: Russia's new “strategic patience” with ...

    Minister of Internal Affairs


  • Russian Lawmakers Look for Foreign Hand Behind Wave of Protests
  • Ex-deputy head of Ukraine's Interior Ministry granted Russian ...
  • Turkey Threatens New Tensions With Russia and Iran in Syria As It ...

    Minister of Justice


  • Ex-deputy head of Ukraine's Interior Ministry granted Russian ...
  • Shaked envoys offered help in securing PM immunity for spot in ...
  • US tests missile previously banned under arms treaty with Russia

    Minister of Health


  • Exclusive: Russian Doctors Say They Weren't Warned Patients Were ...
  • Russian Plane Crash-Lands in Cornfield, and Reports Say All ...
  • Easy credit poses tough challenge for Russian economy minister

    Minister of Infrastructure


  • Russia-Africa: Putin's continental strategy
  • Easy credit poses tough challenge for Russian economy minister
  • Russia's Flew Two Nuclear-Capable Tu-160 Strategic Bombers ...

    Minister of Sports


  • Cyber sports may be added to Olympic program in 15-20 years, says ...
  • Russian ice hockey coach Kudashov given seal of approval by ...
  • Russia Claims It Will Be 'Competitive' In 2020 Olympics Despite ...

    Director of State Security Service


  • Mission: Impossible? Ukraine's New President Ventures To Reform ...
  • It looks like the Russians are trying to hide the truth about that ...
  • Georgian Dream MP alleges corruption investigation into him is ...

    Chairman National Bank


  • Russia This Week – Focus On Domestic Policy – August 16, 2019
  • A Kremlin-Linked Firm Invested Millions in Kentucky. Were They ...
  • Georgia's prosecutors charge TBC Group's chairman with money ...

    Permanent Representative to the UN


  • Russia's Growing Clout in Southern Yemen
  • Kashmir brings Pakistan-Russia relations into focus
  • Confirmation Bias Explains The Misportrayal Of Russia's UNSC ...

    Presidents Chief of Staff


  • Chief of British General Staff says they're ready to challenge Wagner ...
  • British Investigators: More Evidence Found Of Russian Role In Donbas
  • Trump's intel pick collaborated with a fierce Russia foe

    Chairman of Supreme Court


  • Graham: IG's report on Russia probe will be 'ugly and damning' for ...
  • Supreme court allows Trump to use $2.5bn in Pentagon funds on ...
  • Top official with Federal Bureau of Prisons is replaced in Epstein ...

    Opposition


  • Russian opposition activists picket for free elections
  • Russian opposition leader ill after exposure to 'undefined chemical'
  • The 'Celebritization' of Protest in Russia

    Economic News and Data


    GDP

  • Russia Records Slightly Improved but Still Weak GDP Growth of 0.9%
  • Russia's July GDP growth picks up
  • Impact of Sanctions on Russia's GDP Less Severe Than Low Oil ...
  • 20 Years of Vladimir Putin: The Transformation of the Economy
  • Russia's GDP growth picks up to 1.7pc in July
  • Long Read: 20 Years of Russia's Economy Under Putin, in Numbers
  • Russian GDP is likely to accelerate this year
  • US-China trade wars may lead to economic recession in Russia ...
  • Russia Records Slightly Improved but Still Weak GDP Growth of 0.9%
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    Investment

  • A Kremlin-Linked Firm Invested Millions in Kentucky. Were They ...
  • Fitch Upgrades Russia's Rating, Returning It to 2014 Level
  • Russian Industrial Output Below Expectations at 2.8% Growth in July
  • 20 Years of Vladimir Putin: The Transformation of the Economy
  • Long Read: 20 Years of Russia's Economy Under Putin, in Numbers
  • Why the Russian Government Can't Attain Economic Growth
  • A Kremlin-Linked Firm Invested Millions in Kentucky. Were They ...
  • Fitch Upgrades Russia's Rating, Returning It to 2014 Level
  • Russian Industrial Output Below Expectations at 2.8% Growth in July
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    Demographics

  • In sluggish Russian economy, halal sees growth
  • 'The Human Tide' Review: The Power of Numbers
  • Long Read: 20 Years of Russia's Economy Under Putin, in Numbers
  • LONG READ: Putin's 20 years on the job in numbers
  • UN Predicts Russia's Population Could Halve By 2100
  • FTI says trade solution runs through Russia
  • Rising Mortality Rates Challenge Russia's Efforts To Kick-Start ...
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    Export/Import

  • Now It's Trump's Fault That Putin's Economy Just Won't Grow
  • Long Read: 20 Years of Russia's Economy Under Putin, in Numbers
  • Russian Growth Slightly Beats Expectations in Second Quarter
  • In sluggish Russian economy, halal sees growth
  • Russia's LNG production soaring in 2019
  • Georgian tourism revenues drop 13 per cent in wake of Russian ...
  • Russia to create conditions to increase exports of drugs in coming ...
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    Public Spending

  • Russian Budget Surplus In January-July Grows To 3.4% Of GDP ...
  • Research analyses government market trends, 86 country space ...
  • Russia budget surplus totals 3.1 pct of GDP in first half of 2019
  • Government space budgets to grow to $84.6bn by 2025: Euroconsult
  • Putin Is Saving Billions for His Next Showdown With the West
  • Tenaris, Severstal team up for oil pipe production in Siberia
  • Russia's Budget Can Work With $40 Oil
  • Russia 2018 budget surplus to be close to 3% of GDP - minister
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    Public Debt

  • Senators Call for Russia Debt Sanctions in Defense Policy Bill
  • Fitch upgrades Russia's rating with stable outlook
  • Rouble, stocks down as oil prices slump; Russia's Fitch rating awaited
  • Oh, Swell: August Is the Worst Month for Stocks
  • MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Aug 16.
  • Saudi Arabia And Russia Unlikely To Agree On New Oil Cuts
  • Russia's credit rating soars to pre-sanctions level with reserves ...
  • Senators Call for Russia Debt Sanctions in Defense Policy Bill
  • Fitch upgrades Russia's rating with stable outlook
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    Recent Econ Stats

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    2019-08-19Russian Federation Unemployment Rate JUL
    2019-08-19Russian Federation Real Wage Growth YoY JUL
    2019-08-19Russian Federation Retail Sales YoY JUL
    2019-08-19Russian Federation GDP YoY JUL
    2019-08-16Russian Federation PPI YoY JUL
    2019-08-16Russian Federation PPI MoM JUL
    2019-08-15Russian Federation Industrial Production YoY JUL
    2019-08-09Russian Federation GDP Growth Rate YoY Prel Q2
    2019-08-09Russian Federation Balance of Trade JUN
    2019-08-07Russian Federation Foreign Exchange Reserves JUL
    2019-08-06Russian Federation Vehicle Sales YoY JUL
    2019-08-06Russian Federation Inflation Rate YoY JUL
    2019-08-06Russian Federation Inflation Rate MoM JUL
    2019-08-05Russian Federation Markit Services PMI JUL
    2019-08-01Russian Federation Markit Manufacturing PMI JUL
    2019-07-31Russian Federation M2 Money Supply YoY JUN
    2019-07-26Russian Federation Interest Rate Decision
    2019-07-26Russian Federation Corporate Profits MAY
    2019-07-25Russian Federation Business Confidence JUL
    2019-07-17Russian Federation Unemployment Rate JUN
    2019-07-17Russian Federation Retail Sales YoY JUN
    2019-07-17Russian Federation Real Wage Growth YoY JUN
    2019-07-17Russian Federation GDP YoY JUN
    2019-07-16Russian Federation PPI MoM JUN
    2019-07-16Russian Federation PPI YoY JUN
    2019-07-15Russian Federation Industrial Production YoY JUN
    2019-07-01Russian Federation Markit Manufacturing PMI JUN
    2019-06-14Russian Federation Interest Rate Decision
    2019-06-14Russian Federation Monetary Policy Report
    2019-06-11Russian Federation Balance of Trade APR
    2018-12-07Russian Federation Foreign Exchange Reserves NOV
    2018-12-06Russian Federation Inflation Rate MoM NOV
    2018-12-06Russian Federation Inflation Rate YoY NOV
    2018-12-05Russian Federation Markit Services PMI NOV
    2018-08-06Russian Federation Inflation Rate YoY JUL
    2018-08-06Russian Federation Inflation Rate MoM JUL
    2018-08-01Russian Federation Markit Manufacturing PMI JUL
    2018-08-01Russian Federation M2 Money Supply YoY JUN
    2018-07-27Russian Federation Interest Rate Decision
    2018-07-27Russian Federation GDP YoY JUN
    2018-07-27Russian Federation Business Confidence JUL
    2018-07-26Russian Federation Corporate Profits MAY
    2018-07-19Russian Federation PPI MoM JUN
    2018-07-19Russian Federation PPI YoY JUN
    2018-07-18Russian Federation Retail Sales YoY JUN
    2018-07-18Russian Federation Unemployment Rate JUN
    2018-07-18Russian Federation Real Wage Growth YoY JUN
    2018-07-17Russian Federation Industrial Production YoY JUN
    2018-07-10Russian Federation Vehicle Sales YoY JUN
    2018-06-26Russian Federation GDP YoY MAY
    2018-06-25Russian Federation Business Confidence JUN
    2018-06-20Russian Federation Retail Sales YoY MAY
    2018-06-20Russian Federation Unemployment Rate MAY
    2018-06-20Russian Federation Real Wage Growth YoY MAY
    2018-06-19Russian Federation PPI MoM MAY
    2018-06-19Russian Federation PPI YoY MAY
    2018-06-11Russian Federation Vehicle Sales YoY MAY
    2018-06-11Russian Federation Balance of Trade APR
    2018-05-31Russian Federation M2 Money Supply YoY APR
    2018-05-30Russian Federation Corporate Profits MAR
    2018-05-29Russian Federation Business Confidence MAY
    2018-05-28Russian Federation GDP YoY APR
    2018-05-22Russian Federation Real Wage Growth YoY APR
    2018-05-22Russian Federation Retail Sales YoY APR
    2018-05-22Russian Federation Unemployment Rate APR
    2018-05-18Russian Federation PPI YoY APR
    2018-05-18Russian Federation PPI MoM APR
    2018-05-18Russian Federation Industrial Production YoY APR
    2018-05-17Russian Federation GDP Growth Rate YoY Prel Q1
    2018-05-11Russian Federation Vehicle Sales YoY APR
    2018-05-11Russian Federation Balance of Trade MAR
    2018-05-07Russian Federation Markit Services PMI APR
    2018-05-07Russian Federation Foreign Exchange Reserves APR
    2018-05-04Russian Federation Inflation Rate MoM APR
    2018-05-04Russian Federation Inflation Rate YoY APR
    2018-05-03Russian Federation Markit Manufacturing PMI APR
    2018-04-30Russian Federation M2 Money Supply YoY MAR