April 05, 2014 09:00
RUSSIA AND FSU GENERAL NEWS
Daily English-language bulletin on key events in Russia, Commonwealth of Independent States and worldwide
Issue No. 95, April 5, 2014
The issue comprises all news dated April 5, 2014
November 28, 2014
President Nazarbayev troubled by Kazakh citizens fighting in Syria
MICEX and RTS Indexes at 11:00 MSK
Russian monetary base up 39.4 bln rubles
DPR: Donetsk hospital shelled, one killed, three injured in Horlivka
RUSSIAN MONETARY BASE WAS AT 8315.4 BLN RUBLES ON NOV 21, UP FROM 8276 BLN RUBLES ON NOV 14 - CB
Refusal to deliver Mistral ships will not undermine Moscow-Paris ties - top Russian diplomat (Part 2)
Moscow hopes Paris will deliver Mistral ships - top Russian diplomats (Part 2)
Capital outflow from Russia-focused funds at $25.1 mln in week - EPFR
Russian Investigative Committee starts two inquiries into Ukrainian events
Number of OSCE monitors on Russian-Ukrainian border will grow - top Russian diplomat (Part 2)
Moscow regularly draws OSCE's attention to Kyiv forces build-up in conflict area - top Russian diplomat (Part 2)
Klepach: oil price may fall to $60 per barrel; in future should return to $85-$95
Russia tentatively ready to provide four drones for east Ukraine truce monitoring - top Russian diplomat (Part 2)
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.
The name Arkady Rotenberg has been in the news far more frequently than usual in recent months. The billionaire was hit by the first wave of European Union sanctions against Russia, and has already challenged this decision in court. Recently it was reported that the businessman has sold part of his assets to his eldest son. Arkady Rotenberg spoke in an interview with Interfax about whether there was a link between these two developments, the impact of sanctions on his business, his friendship with President Vladimir Putin and many other topics.
Pakistani Ambassador to Russian Zaheer Aslam Janjua has given an interview to Interfax in which he speaks about prospects for supplying more Pakistani food products to Russia, the quality of such products and invites Russian companies to implement infrastructural projects in Pakistan.