Subscription and demo access


 
About Interfax
Press Releases
Products & Services
Contact us
Customer Login
 


Headlines
 

08/24 16:31   Quotations for Russian Eurobonds in US dollars
 
08/24 16:31   Quotations for Russian Eurobonds in euros and rubles
 
08/24 16:30   Moscow interbank Ruonia rate and volume of the transactions used to calculate the rate
 
08/24 16:28   Nazarbayev expresses condolences to victims of earthquake in Italy
 
08/24 16:27   Energy Systems of East narrows IFRS loss 40% to 2.8 bln rubles in H1
 
08/24 16:27   Medvedev expected to visit Israel in Nov - embassy to Russia
 
08/24 16:27   STLC to collect bids on 5 bln rubles in bonds in late August-early September
 
08/24 16:25   Moscow interbank actual rate
 
08/24 16:19   Israeli embassy doesn't confirm reports on possible meeting between Abbas, Netanyahu in Moscow
 
08/24 16:17   Tajik parliamentarians approve law on amnesty
 





 Subscription
You can access a demo version of, recieve more information about or subscribe to Interfax publications by filling in and sending the form below.

First name:


Last name:


Company:


Division:


E-mail:


Phone:


Country:


City:


Please enter the digits in the box below:

 

Interfax.com  |  Press-releases  |  Interfax is most cited Russian information agency in foreign and...



Press releases


January 24, 2014
Interfax is most cited Russian information agency in foreign and Russian press - 2013 figures

Interfax continues to be the most cited Russian information agency in the leading foreign and Russian press in 2013, the Factiva international press and SCAN databases show. The Factiva archive includes thousands of leading news and business sources from 200 countries and the SCAN database contains around 14,000 sources.

The ranking for citations in the international press of the three top Russian information agencies (Interfax, RIA Novosti and ITAR TASS) in 2013 include the following categories:

- Major international information agencies: Reuters, Dow Jones, AFP, DPA, EFE, ANSA, Xinhua

- BBC radio stations

- US Newspapers

- UK Newspapers

- German press (excluding information agencies)

- French press (excluding information agencies)

Research on citations in the Russian press were based on SCAN.

The ranking was compiled according to the following categories:

- All Russian press (4,149 sources represented in the SCAN system). To ensure data objectivity and accuracy, citations in the agencies own publications were excluded. In addition, the search also excluded blogs, internet resources and media monitoring.

- Central and federal printed press in Russia (the 485 most authoritative newspapers and magazines)

- Federal mass media (there were 227 sources including Channel One, Rossiya television channel, NTV, Ren-TV, TVC, Russia Radio, Mayak Radio, Voice of Russia Radio, Ekho Moskvy Radio, Russian News Service Radio, Radio Vesti-FM, Radio City-FM, Radio Kommersant-FM and others)

- Regional printed publications in the most densely populated Russian regions (Bashkortostan, Volgograd region, Voronezh region, Irkutsk region, Kemerovo region, Krasnodar territory, Krasnoyarsk territory, Nizhny Novgorod region, Novosibirsk region, Perm territory, Primorye territory, Rostov region, Samara region, St. Petersburg, Saratov region, Sverdlovsk region, Tatarstan, Khabarovsk territory, Chelyabinsk region; total - 1196 sources).

International Press

Interfax topped the ranking for the most cited of the three leading Russian information agencies in the international press, compiled from an analysis of foreign press publications from the Factiva archive.

In the major international information agency category, Interfax achieved the highest number of citations in all agencies and sources.

Ranking of citations in international information agencies

01.01.12-31.12.13

Sources Interfax RIA Novosti ITAR TASS
Reuters newswires (in English) 443 200 100
Dow Jones newswires (in English) 730 84 17
AFP (in French) 731 449 282
DPA-AFX (in German) 865 73 96
BBC, former Soviet Union (in English) 4206 1468 100
EFE Newswires (in Spanish) 754 214 30
ANSA (in Italian) 317 105 150
Xinhua News Agency (in English) 153 58 58

Source: Factiva

Foreign Press

The Factiva archive shows that US papers cited Interfax 872 times between January 1 2013 and December 31 2013. They cited RIA Novosti 578 times and ITAR TASS 227 times.

UK papers cited Interfax 573 times, RIA Novosti 301 times and ITAR TASS 161 times.

The German press, excluding information agencies, cited Interfax 2,380 times, ITAR TASS 507 times and RIA Novosti 170 times.

The French press, with the exception of information agencies, cited Interfax 618 times in 2013, RIA Novosti - 323 times and ITAR TASS - 235 times.

Ranking of citations in the foreign press

01.01.2012 - 31.12.2013

Interfax RIA Novosti ITAR-TASS
U.S. newspapers (in English) 872 578 227
UK newspapers (in English) 573 301 161
German press (in German), excluding information agencies 2380 170 507
French press (in French), excluding information agencies 618 323 235

Source: Factiva

RUSSIAN PRESS

Ranking of citations in the press according to SCAN

All Russian press

(excluding online publications)

01.01.2013 - 31.12.2013

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 171 773
2. RIA Novosti 166 669
3. ITAR TASS 115 952

Central and federal printed publications

01.01.2013 - 31.12.2013

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 7 639
2. RIA Novosti 6 363
3. ITAR TASS 3 424

Federal mass media

01.01.2013 - 31.12.2013

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 78 032
2. ITAR TASS 70 483
3. RIA Novosti 68 890

Regional printed publications

01.01.2013-31.12.2013

Bashkortostan

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 318
2. RIA Novosti 97
3. ITAR TASS 64

Volgograd region

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 216
2. RIA Novosti 73
3. ITAR TASS 21

Voronezh region

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 117
2. RIA Novosti 32
3. ITAR TASS 21

Irkutsk region

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 244
2. RIA Novosti 94
3. ITAR TASS 77

Kemerovo region

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 42
2. RIA Novosti 35
3. ITAR TASS 27

Krasnodar territory

Source Number of documents
1. RIA Novosti 106
2. ITAR TASS 56
3. Interfax 43

Krasnoyarsk territory

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 342
2. RIA Novosti 178
3. ITAR TASS 37

Nizhny Novgorod region

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 128
2. RIA Novosti 45
3. ITAR TASS 21

Novosibirsk region

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 473
2. RIA Novosti 120
3. ITAR TASS 38

Perm territory

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 81
2. RIA Novosti 33
3. ITAR TASS 14

Primorye territory

Source Number of documents
1. RIA Novosti 582
2. Interfax 467
3. ITAR TASS 103

Rostov region

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 905
2. RIA Novosti 272
3. ITAR TASS 127

Samara region

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 1 036
2. RIA Novosti 82
3. ITAR TASS 40

St. Petersburg

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 1 839
2. RIA Novosti 746
3. ITAR TASS 447

Saratov region

Source Number of documents
1. RIA Novosti 99
2. Interfax 96
3. ITAR TASS 36

Sverdlovsk region

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 565
2. ITAR TASS 103
3. RIA Novosti 40

Tatarstan

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 521
2. RIA Novosti 176
3. ITAR TASS 56

Khabarovsk territory

Source Number of documents
1. Interfax 99
2. RIA Novosti 22
3. ITAR TASS 4

Chelyabinsk region

Source Number of documents
1. RIA Novosti 27
2. Interfax 20
3. ITAR TASS 19

Source: SCAN

 more press-releases 

 Subscription
You can access a demo version of, receive more information about or subscribe to Interfax publications by filling in and returning the form below. We also have dozens of reports in the Russian language, please indicate if you are interested.
Title:


Phone:


E-mail:


First name:


Company:


Country:
Last name:


Division:


City:
Products:
Central Asia & Caucasus Business Weekly
Central Asia General Newswire
Global Gas Analytics
Global Natural Gas Daily
Interfax Via Bloomberg Terminal
Kazakhstan General Newswire
Kazakhstan Mining Weekly
Kazakhstan Oil & Gas Weekly
Russia & CIS Announcements
Russia & CIS Banking and Finance Weekly
Russia & CIS Business and Financial Daily
Russia & CIS Business and Financial Newswire
Russia & CIS Business and Investment Weekly
Russia & CIS Business Law Weekly
Russia & CIS Business news
Russia & CIS Defense Industry Weekly
Russia & CIS Diplomatic Panorama
Russia & CIS Energy Daily
Russia & CIS Energy Newswire
Russia & CIS Events Calendar
Russia & CIS Food and Agriculture Weekly
Russia & CIS General Newswire
Russia & CIS Headline News
Russia & CIS Insurance Weekly
Russia & CIS IT and Telecom Weekly
Russia & CIS Metals and Mining Weekly
Russia & CIS Military Daily
Russia & CIS Military Newswire
Russia & CIS Military Weekly
Russia & CIS Oil and Gas Weekly
Russia & CIS Presidential Bulletin
Russia & CIS Statistics Weekly
Russia Health & Pharmaceuticals
Russia Market Roundup
Russia Press Review
Ukraine Business Daily
Ukraine Business Weekly
Ukraine General Newswire
Please enter the digits from picture in the box below:


Interviews
 

.
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has given an interview to Interfaxs correspondent Alexander Korzun ahead of the alliances summit in Warsaw due on July 8-9 in which he speaks about place of the Russian topic on the summits agenda and Russia-NATO relations in general.

more
.
.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has given an interview to Interfax ahead of his visit to Russia in which he speaks about the influence that his personal relationship with Russian President Vladimir Putin have on the development of interstate ties, about Israels plans regarding new gas fields and said that Israel will into allow Syria to turn into a source of aggression. This will be Netanyahus third visit in under a year.

more
.
.
Indonesian Ambassador to Russia Wahid Supriyadi has given an interview with Interfax in which he speaks about the results of the Russia-ASEAN summit, prospects for achieving an agreement on oil production freeze in OPEC, Indonesian-Russian military and technological cooperation and the launch of direct air communication between Indonesia and Russia.

more
.
.
U.S. Department of State Special Envoy and Coordinator for International Energy Affairs Amos Hochstein has given an interview to Interfax‘s special correspndent in the United States Ksenia Baygarova in which he speaks about why the United States has started to export oil and gas, how realistic the intention of oil producing countries to freeze oil production is, and how U.S. energy companies react to sanctions against Russia.

more
.
.
Newly appointed British Ambassador to Russia Laurie Bristow has given an interview to Interfax in which he speaks with about the current situation in British-Russian relations in the political, economic and cultural spheres, about Londons position on the crises in Syria and Ukraine and shares his opinion on the Yury Gagarin flight.

more
.
.
World Jewish Congress President Ronald Lauder has given an interview to Interfax in which he speaks about issues that he discussed at a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, about how the inflow of immigrants has influenced the situation with anti-Semitism in Europe and about attempts to rewrite the WW II history.

more
.
.
Greek Ambassador to Russia Danai-Magdalini Koumanakou has given an interview to Interfax in which she speaks about prospects for cancelling EU sanctions against Russia, Athens‘s position of the South Stream project, the EU-Turkey agreement on refugees and her expectations from the upcoming tourist season and Russia-Greece Cross Year.

more

 
  
 ©   1991—2016   Interfax Information Service. All rights reserved.
contact information   |   Interfax offices   |   made by web.finmarket

News and other data on this site are provided for information purposes only, and are not intended for republication or redistribution. Republication or redistribution of Interfax content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Interfax.

Browse other Interfax sites:  Interfax.ru   |   IFX.RU   |   Interfax Group   Rambler's Top100