October 25, 2016 11:32
October 25, 2016
VTB to place third issue of overnight bonds totaling 25 bln rubles on Oct 26
DOLLAR DROPS BELOW 62 RUBLES FOR FIRST TIME IN 2 WKS; RUBLE GAINS ACCELERATE
Third of Ukrainians wish to emigrate - poll
MICEX and RTS Indexes at 11:00 MSK
New Russian sports minister given task of mending relations with IOC, IPC and WADA - newspaper
Resident of Tajikistan sentenced to 20 years for killing Russian serviceman
Kyrgyz parliamentary coalition divided over constitutional amendments - opposition deputy
Kyiv reports 40 strikes on its Donbas positions in past 24 hours (Part 2)
Dollar, euro slightly lower against ruble at open
MICEX, RTS indexes gain 0.1%-0.2%, Mechel jumps 8%
Another 2 criminal cases opened into N. Korean fishermen's attack on Russian border guards at sea
Kazakh economy grows 0.4% in Jan-Sept
Kyrgyzstan to deny immigrant status to terrorists, separatists and people who do not speak either Kyrgyz or Russian
Rose Gottemoeller, who is serving her final days in the post of U.S. Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security and who will soon leave for Brussels, where she will take the position of NATO Deputy Secretary General, has given an interview to Interfax correspondent Ksenia Baygarova, in which she speaks about Moscow‘s recent decision to suspend the Plutonium Management and Disposition Agreement.
George Papadopoulos has been one of U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump‘s foreign political advisors since March 2016. Prior to this, he was an advisor to Ben Carson, a neurosurgeon and Republican Party member who dropped out of the presidential race. Papadopoulos previously worked for various research institutes dealing with global politics. His sphere of interest is global energy. Papadopoulos has given an interview to Interfax‘s correspondent Ksenia Baygarova in which he discusses his views on U.S.-Russia relations, the Syrian crisis, NATO expansion and the dependence of the EU on Russian energy. Papadopoulos noted that his opinion does not necessarily coincide with that of Trump.
U.S. co-chairman of the OSCE Minsk Group James Warlick, who has recently visited Moscow, has given an interview to Interfax‘s foreign political desk editor-in-chief Olga Golovanova in which he speaks about Washington‘s perception of the prospects of the Nagorno-Karabakh settlement.