Latest Blog Posts - Russia-InfoCentre
- Zhanna Nemtsova Will Join Deutsche Welle's Russian Teamon Jul 26, 2015Zhanna Nemtsova will start to work as a reporter in the Russian editorial board of Deutsche Welle in Bonn since August.
- Russia, US Launch Restricted Visa-Free Travelon Jul 24, 2015Russia and the US launched visa-free travel for indigenous nations of Alaska and Chukotka.
- Russia Loses RUR 40 BLN Due to Corruptionon Jul 24, 2015Russia is losing around 40 billion roubles a year due to corruption, says the spokesperson of the Investigative Committee.
- Smertin to Replace Hulk in 2018 World Cup Preliminary Drawon Jul 24, 2015Alexey Smertin will replace Brazilian forward Hulk as a VIP guest in the FIFA 2018 World Cup Preliminary Draw that will be taking place in Konstantin Palace in Saint Petersburg on Saturday.
- Hulk to Miss Preliminary Drawon Jul 24, 2015FC Zenit St Petersburg coach Andre Villas-Boas did not allow Brazilian forward Hulk to take part in the FIFA 2018 World Cup Preliminary Draw that will be taking place in Konstantin Palace in Saint Petersburg on Saturday.
- Russians Prefer Cheaper Cigaretteson Jul 24, 2015Russian consumers are switching to cheaper cigarettes under the influence of unfavorable economic situation and the growth of prices because of the increase in excise taxes.
- Tanks For Fruitson Jul 24, 2015“Uralvagonzavod” (UVZ) is ready to supply tanks and carriages in exchange for fruits and vegetables from Thailand.
- Lada XRAY Assembly Startedon Jul 24, 2015“AvtoVAZ” announced the supplies of the first pilot LADA XRAY body to the conveyor.
- Trade Tariffs On IT-products Will Not Be Reducedon Jul 24, 2015Russia will not join the new agreement of the World Trade Organization (WTO) on the reduction of trade tariffs on IT-products.
- FTS Abolishedon Jul 24, 2015The Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on the abolition of the Federal Tariff Service (FTS) and transfer of its functions to the Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS).