First deputy PM says investment flow into Russian economy will start soonBusiness & Economy January 19, 17:38
Russian diplomat: No message received from Washington on its participation in Astana talksRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 19, 17:08
Results of Siberian Craton research to be used in discovering new diamond depositsBusiness & Economy January 19, 16:36
Diplomat says Moscow expects new Syrian groups to join ceasefire at Astana talksRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 19, 16:23
Ankara vows to leave no stone unturned in Russian envoy's murder investigationWorld January 19, 16:10
Diplomat: Trump’s inauguration raises hope for end of crisis in Russia-US relationsRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 19, 16:06
Russian diplomat believes Astana meeting on Syria to strengthen ceasefire regimeRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 19, 16:00
US embassy in Russia passes to Washington invitations to Astana talks on SyriaWorld January 19, 15:39
Ankara hopes for success of Syrian talks in Astana — Turkey’s deputy PMWorld January 19, 15:35
DAVOS, January 22. /TASS/. The EU and US will not take a consolidated decision on lifting sanctions against Russia, the president of Delovaya Rossiya (Business Russia) business association, Alexey Repik, told TASS on Thursday.
He said that there was a serious discussion at the Davos economic forum whether the sanctions would be lifted by European and US partners simultaneously or separately. Foreign investors concluded that the US could decide on abolishing sanctions against Russia later than Europe, Repik added.
Repik said that European businessmen spoke about the possibility of interacting with Russian partners without sanctions.
"The overall position is that the decision to ease or fully abolish sanctions will be taken much later in the United States than in Europe by virtue of political landscape and decisions pegging to electoral cycle. The US business is also much less involved in mutually beneficial trading and investment relations with Russia,” Repik said.