MOSCOW, March 29 VTB Bank is
discussing with co-investors in Russia's No.4 mobile phone
operator Tele2 a possible ownership change that would give
state-controlled Rostelecom control in the mobile
company, VTB's First Deputy CEO said on Wednesday.
MOSCOW, March 16 VTB Bank Chief Executive Andrei
Kostin on Thursday said he thought there was scope for rate cuts
in Russia and that the key rate, now at 10 percent, could be cut
by 0.25-0.50 percentage points.