Ministry reports US spy agencies' latest attempt to recruit Russian worker was on Jan 14Russian Politics & Diplomacy January 18, 21:57
Austria’s president-elect says he is ready to maintain good relations with RussiaWorld January 18, 21:50
Putin briefs Merkel, Hollande on steps to implement Syrian ceasefireRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 18, 20:39
Putin, Merkel, Hollande agree to give fresh impetus to Normandy Four activitiesRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 18, 20:26
Russian Eurobonds may be floated in spring 2017 — finance ministerBusiness & Economy January 18, 19:48
Russia, Turkey report 14 ceasefire breaches in Syria per dayWorld January 18, 19:17
Analyst believes removal of sanctions can be political bargaining chip with RussiaRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 18, 18:45
Arctic Forum’s task is to change perception of region as source of raw material — officialBusiness & Economy January 18, 18:28
OPEC revises Russia’s oil production outlook downward by 110,000 bpd in 2017Business & Economy January 18, 18:20
MINSK, November 30 (Itar-Tass) —— Minsk expects to receive 2.5 billion U.S. dollars for the sale of Beltransgaz’ 50-percent stake already next week, Belarusian Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Rumas told reporters on Wednesday.
“As far as I know the position of Gazprom, they will not delay the case [payment]. And money will be transferred already next week,” he said.
“The funds will be fully transmitted to the Belarusian gold and foreign currency reserves,” the deputy prime minister said.
Rumas also reaffirmed that the second tranche of the Eurasian Economic Community’s Anti-Crisis Fund worth 440 million U.S. dollars would also be received in the country next week and would be transferred to the gold and foreign currency reserves.