February 17, 2014 05:00
Russian political and economic calendar: February 17
MOSCOW. Feb 17 (Interfax) - The political and economic calendar in Russia for February 17
is as follows:
*** IX annual conference "Russian shelf" to take place on Feb 17-20.
Hotel "RadissonRoyal" 2/1, Kutuzovsky prospect)
*** 9th International Conference "Pharmaceutical Business in Russia 2014: Growth Factors" to take place on Feb 17-18.
Swissotel, Congress Center Krasnye Holmy (52/6, Kosmodamianskaya em.)
*** RusHydro - board meeting.
*** InterRao plans to publish annual accounting RAS report for 2013.
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Poroshenko expresses hope 1st tranche of IMF loan arrives in March
Polish cultural institutions snub govt's anti-Russian position, actively cooperate with Russia - Medinsky
Poland must explain vandalizing of WWII memorials - Russian Foreign Ministry
Ukraine to halve 1st tranche of IMF loan between central bank, Cabinet - minister
Visit by delegation of Yemeni political parties productive, Moscow says
Ukrainian newspaper photographer killed in mortar attack near Donetsk
Nemtsov tribute rallies held in Yaroslavl, N. Novgorod
Trainload of aid to arrive in Luhansk from Russia
Over 200 people rally in St. Petersburg in tribute to Nemtsov
Russian Orthodox Church hopes for swift probe into Nemtsov murder
Donetsk People's Republic: militiaman killed in landline explosion
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has given an interview with Interfax, in which he summed up the results of this foreign policy year and spoke about the priorities of Russian diplomacy in 2015
Germany‘s E.ON is spinning its Russian business off to a "New Company" which will be transferred to the company‘s shareholders, with plans to list it in 2016. Apart from the Russia business, the new company will receive all of E.ON‘s conventional energy assets. E.ON itself will focus on renewable energy and innovation. Johannes Teyssen, E.ON‘s CEO, told Interfax in an interview of the logic behind the decision and its implications for the concern‘s Russian subsidiary OJSC E.ON Russia.
Australian Ambassador to Russia Paul Myler has given an interview to Interfax ahead of the G20 summit in Brisbane in which he speaks about the MH17 crash, the reasons for joining the West‘s sanctions against Russia and explained why Australia expects changes in Russia‘s food policy by March 2015.