Tag Archives: German Gref

RA’s Daily Russia News Blast – March 25, 2014

TODAY: Ukraine pulls out of Crimea; Lavrov shrugs off G8 exclusion; sanctions to cause $70bln in outflows; Sberbank may launch alternative payments system; professor sacked for opposing invasion; Afghan president voices support; Navalny loses house arrest appeal; arms exports to total $47bln. As Ukraine acknowledged defeat and announced a military pull-out from Crimea, countries in the […]

Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed

RA’s Daily Russia News Blast – June 24, 2013

TODAY: For Human Rights employees violently evicted; Pussy Riot tour to spread message, oppose homosexual propaganda ban; Russia wants St. Petersburg UNESCO status revoked; Nabiullina takes helm at Central Bank, warns against talk of rouble devaluation; Borodin interview; Snowden’s flight to Moscow causes diplomatic consternation; Merkel rows with Putin over art thefts. Lev Ponomaryov, the […]

Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed

RA’s Daily Russia News Blast – Jan 24, 2013

TODAY: Medvedev defends Russia at Davos; gasoline prices on the rise; Duma passes bill to abolish direct elections for governors; Gref wants foreign bank account rule exemption; Lebedev compares trial to witch huntgs; sexuality checking in the army; Alyokhina complains of death threats; Udaltsov’s complaint upheld; orphans. Speaking in Davos at the World Economic Forum […]

Also tagged , , , , , , , | Comments closed