Russia to host 2018 FIFA World Cup at highest level — MutkoSport October 22, 2:12
Wolf chosen as mascot of 2018 FIFA World Cup in RussiaSport October 22, 2:00
Warming in Russian-British relations not in sight over short term, says expertRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 22, 1:38
Ceasefire agreements signed with 15 more Syrian settlements — Russian Defense MinistryWorld October 22, 0:39
Russian State Duma speaker confirms readiness to meet PACE presidentRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 22, 0:15
Ukraine’s new anti-Russian sanctions to take effect on October 31World October 21, 21:22
Kremlin says Egypt’s rumored sale of Mistrals for $1 is ‘utter nonsense’Russian Politics & Diplomacy October 21, 21:13
Source: Mi-8 helicopter with 22 people onboard makes crash landing in YamalSociety & Culture October 21, 20:15
Source says 'Gray money' tax may cover up to 5 mln RussiansBusiness & Economy October 21, 20:07
VIENNA, March 16. /TASS/. Raiffeisen Bank International AG does not plan to participate in privatization of Russian assets, Raiffeisen Bank International AG CEO Karl Sevelda told TASS Wednesday.
"We are going to participate in it in the sense that we will help businesses with financing, but acquiring shares in enterprises does not interest us," he said.
Tuesday, March 15, a source in banking circles told TASS that rhe Russian Economic Development Ministry has sent proposals to participate in privatization to 22 investment banks, including American banks - JP Morgan, Citi Group, Goldman Sachs.
The proposal was allegedly sent to Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Merryll Lynch, Morgan Stanley, Barclays, BNP Paribas, RBS, UBS, Raiffeisen, UniCredit, SG Corporate.
The offer was sent to banks in accordance with the Government Decree from October 25, 2010. The banks need to state their interest in participation before March 21, after that the selection procedure continues.