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The Putin Show And The Kremlin Shuffle

The Power Vertical Prime Minister Vladimir Putin speaks to journalists after a televised questions and answers session in Moscow on…

Main News of November 24

WORLD   Former Egyptian prime minister Kamal Ganzouri agreed to a request by the ruling military council to form a…

Russian military spending to top $30 bln in 2012

Over 1 trillion rubles ($30 billion) will be spent on the provision of arms and military equipment to the Russian…

Justice Ministry tables party registration reforms

The Russian Ministry of Justice has prepared a package of legislation amendments that will transfer the powers to register various…

Employees at Shipyard Cancel Planned Strike

Employees at Shipyard Cancel Planned Strike By Irina Titova The St. Petersburg Times Published: October 11, 2011 (Issue # 1678)…

Kudrin to lose all government posts

Alexei Kudrin, former Russian deputy prime minister and finance minister, will lose all the seats on bodies and organizations he…

Putin appoints replacements for Kudrin

First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov will oversee financial issues in the Russian cabinet while Anton Siluanov will become acting…

Resumption Of Talks On Moldova’s Trandniester Conflict Is Only A Small First Step

The announcement that official talks are to resume in the so-called 5+2 format aimed at resolving Moldova’s long-standing conflict with…

Rebellious Russian Finance Minister Resigns

MOSCOW — Russian Finance Minister Aleksei Kudrin has resigned from his post just hours after a heated public exchange with…

Putin Announces Acting Finance Minister

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has named Deputy Finance Minister Anton Siluanov as acting finance minister, replacing Aleksey Kudrin, who…

IMF says to carry on cooperating with Russia after Kudrin’s resignation

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said it would follow its commitments with Russian authorities despite Moscow’s decision to sack its…

OSCE Welcomes Announced Resumption Of Transdniester Talks After Five Years

The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) has welcomed the announced resumption of internationally-mediated talks on the Transdniester…

Russia, China can agree on oil price out of court-Sechin

Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Igor Sechin said on Friday that an oil supply dispute between Moscow and Beijng could be…