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Anastasia Teterevleva

Freed Kremlin critic Navalny predicts bigger opposition protests

Aug 23 2019

MOSCOW Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny on Friday used his first statement after being released from jail to predict that opposition to Russian President Vladimir Putin and protests against the authorities would only grow.

Bankers suggest Russian firms delist as sanctions uncertainty bites

Feb 07 2019

MOSCOW Uncertainty caused by the expansion of U.S. sanctions on Russia last year has pushed companies' share prices lower, prompting investment bankers to suggest their clients should delist from local and international exchanges.

Yandex shares fall on Russian plan to curb foreign ownership of news division

Oct 22 2018

MOSCOW Shares in Russian search engine Yandex fell on Monday after a report from the Interfax newsagency said the government was proposing to limit foreign ownership in online news aggregators to 20 percent.

UPDATE 2-Yandex shares fall on Russian plan to curb foreign ownership of news division

Oct 22 2018

* Russia proposes to limit foreign ownership of news aggregators

Russia's Megafon to delist from London, offers buyout

Jul 16 2018

MOSCOW Megafon , Russia's No.2 mobile phone operator, said on Monday it plans to delist from London shortly after completion of a $1.3 billion buyout of minority shareholders.

Sanctions bolstering Russian IT sector, IBS CEO says

Feb 09 2018

MOSCOW Russian customers have stepped up purchases of Russian-made software due to the weaker rouble and the risk that contracts with foreign suppliers could be affected by Western sanctions, the head of Russian IT services company IBS told Reuters.

Russia's Rosneft reaches $1.7 billion settlement with Sistema

Dec 22 2017

MOSCOW The Sistema conglomerate will pay 100 billion roubles (1.2 billion pounds) to resolve a dispute with Russia's largest oil producer Rosneft over Bashneft oil company under a settlement announced by both companies on Friday.

Russia's Rosneft knocks Sistema with new $2.2 billion lawsuit

Dec 07 2017

MOSCOW Russian oil major Rosneft filed a new $2.2 billion (£1.7 billion) lawsuit against conglomerate Sistema on Thursday, escalating a dispute which has rekindled concerns about the investment climate in Russia.

Exclusive: Despite sanctions, Russian organizations acquire Microsoft software

Oct 11 2017

By Gleb Stolyarov, Anastasia Teterevleva and Anastasia Lyrchikova

Uber and Yandex to combine ride-hailing in Russia and beyond

Jul 13 2017

FRANKFURT/MOSCOW Uber and Yandex, the "Google of Russia", have agreed to combine their Russian ride-sharing businesses, with Yandex the leading partner in a deal that extends to five nearby markets. | Video

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