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Rosneft Increases Petroleum Product Supplies to Turkey

Rosneft Increases Petroleum Product Supplies to Turkey

Rosneft announces on supply increase of petroleum product to Turkey. Rosneft signed a number of documents with Turkey’s leading energy companies on the sidelines of the top level negotiations between the President of Russia Vladimir Putin and the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. Rosneft and Demiroren Group Companies signed …

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Russia Needs ‘Ironclad Guarantees’ to Resume Work on South Stream Project

Russia Needs 'Ironclad Guarantees' to Resume Work on South Stream Project

Russia needs “ironclad guarantees” to resume work on the South Stream pipeline project after it was stalled due to opposition from the European Commission, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Aug. 9 following the talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Sputnik International reported. Putin noted that Russia saw that Bulgaria …

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Tourist flow from Russia to Turkey may be Restored this Summer

Tourist flow from Russia to Turkey may be Restored this Summer

Tourist flow from Russia to Turkey may be restored this summer, member of Russian Federation Council’s International Affairs Committee Igor Morozov said, RIA Novosti reported. “It is possible to get permission for organized tourist trips within 10-14 days,” Morozov said. “Turkey will be already able to receive tourists from Russia …

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Russia’s Gazprom ‘Still Open for Negotiations on Turkish Stream’

Russia’s Gazprom ‘Still Open for Negotiations on Turkish Stream’

Russian gas giant Gazprom said on June 27 it was still open to negotiations on the suspended Turkish Stream pipeline project, Russian media outlets reported. “Gazprom is open to dialogue on Turkish Stream and always has been,” TASS news agency quoted Gazprom spokesman Sergey Kupriyanov as saying. President Recep Tayyip …

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Putin May Be Own Biggest Hurdle in Plan to Woo Foreign Investors

Putin May Be Own Biggest Hurdle in Plan to Woo Foreign Investors

President Vladimir Putin is considering selling stakes in some of Russia’s state jewels to foreign buyers to raise cash for an economy brought to its knees by the collapse in oil prices and sanctions related to Ukraine. Investors are dubious. On the surface, an opportunity to buy into such firms …

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Putin is corrupt’ says US Treasury

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A U.S. Treasury official said the United States considers Russian President Vladimir Putin to be corrupt and that it has known this for “many, many years,” the BBC reported on Monday. Adam Szubin, acting Treasury secretary for terrorism and financial crimes, said in an interview with BBC Panorama that the …

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Turkish Brands Excluded from Russian Market

Turkish Brands Excluded from Russian Market

November 28, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree “On measures to ensure Russian national security and to protect Russian citizens from criminal and other unlawful actions and the application of special economic measures with respect to the Turkish Republic,” the Kremlin …

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Turkey-Russia Jet Downing: Moscow Announces Sanctions

Russia has announced a package of economic sanctions against Turkey over the shooting down of a Russian jet on the Syrian border on Tuesday. A decree signed by President Vladimir Putin (in Russian) covers imports from Turkey, the work of Turkish companies in Russia and any Turkish nationals working for …

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