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Gleb Stolyarov

UPDATE 2-Russian auto market nudged into global top-10 by pandemic - AEB

Jan 14 2021

MOSCOW, Jan 14 Russia edged into the world's top-10 auto markets in 2020 due to a relatively small drop in sales as the pandemic battered other markets, the Association of European Businesses said on Thursday, citing preliminary data.

Russia flies first new post-Soviet passenger airliner with domestic engines

Dec 15 2020

MOSCOW Russia flew a new passenger airliner with domestically-built engines for the first time since the Soviet era on Tuesday, the start of what it hopes will be a revival of a civil aviation industry to challenge Boeing and Airbus.

Yandex robots start to deliver restaurant meals in central Moscow

Dec 10 2020

MOSCOW Driverless robot buggies started delivering hot restaurant meals to paying customers in one central Moscow district on Wednesday, their operator, Russian Internet giant Yandex, said.

Russian state employees describe pressure to join vaccine trials

Dec 04 2020

By Polina Ivanova, Rinat Sagdiev, Gleb Stolyarov and Kate Kelland

Aeroflot debts deepen as rouble raises leasing costs and sales slide

Dec 01 2020

Russia's Aeroflot said on Tuesday its total debt rose by more than a third during the first nine months of 2020 as a weaker rouble raised its leasing costs and revenue fell.

Russia resumes COVID-19 vaccine trial after pause - medical staff

Nov 19 2020

MOSCOW Russia has resumed the vaccination of new volunteers in its trial for its flagship COVID-19 Sputnik V vaccine after a short pause, staff at six of 29 trial clinics said, as Moscow moves to accelerate plans to inoculate the population.

Russia resumes COVID-19 vaccine trial after pause - medical staff

Nov 19 2020

MOSCOW, Nov 19 Russia has resumed the vaccination of new volunteers in its trial for its flagship COVID-19 Sputnik V vaccine after a short pause, staff at six of 29 trial clinics said, as Moscow moves to accelerate plans to inoculate the population.

Russian energy minister made deputy PM in cabinet reshuffle

Nov 09 2020

MOSCOW Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin recommended the promotion of Energy Minister Alexander Novak to the post of deputy prime minister on Monday as part of a second overhaul of the cabinet this year.

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