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Rocket failure astronauts will go back into space - Russian official

Oct 12 2018

MOSCOW Two astronauts who survived the mid-air failure of a Russian rocket will fly again and are provisionally set to travel to the International Space Station (ISS) in spring of next year, the head of Russia's space agency said on Friday.

Virus hurts hopes of fatter returns for Russian pork producers

Oct 01 2018

MOSCOW Russia's pork industry is being hampered by African Swine Fever (ASF) as outbreaks of the virus are preventing producers from exporting more to lucrative Asian markets and leaving them with falling prices at home, industry experts say.

UPDATE 3-U.S. energy chief to meet Russian, Saudi counterparts ahead of Iran sanctions

Sep 09 2018

WASHINGTON/MOSCOW, Sept 9 U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry will meet counterparts from Saudi Arabia and Russia starting on Monday, sources familiar with the matter said, as the Trump administration encourages oil-producing countries to keep output up two months before it is due to renew sanctions on Iran's crude exports.

Taxi plows into Moscow crowd including soccer fans, injuring seven

Jun 17 2018

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Russia's Putin discusses political prisoners with Ukraine's Poroshenko

Jun 09 2018

KIEV/MOSCOW Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko discussed a possible exchange of prisoners during a telephone call on Saturday.

Catering to wealthy patients, Russia's EMC says ripe for IPO

May 31 2018

MOSCOW Russian private health clinic operator European Medical Centre (EMC) is preparing for a possible initial public offering to tap investor demand for recession-proof healthcare stocks, its chief executive told Reuters.

Procter & Gamble commits to Russia despite rising risks

May 24 2018

MOSCOW U.S. consumer goods group Procter & Gamble (P&G) will keep investing in Russian plants in 2018 and beyond, reaffirming its commitment to the market despite political risks.

O'Key aims to emulate Lidl to fill Russian retail niche

May 14 2018

MOSCOW O'Key hopes its Russian discounters can mirror the rise in Europe of German-owned chains Lidl and Aldi as Russian consumers count their pennies, its chief executive said.

Volatile ruble encourages McDonald's to cook up Russian fries

Apr 26 2018

LIPETSK, Russia French fries at McDonald's restaurants from Moscow to Murmansk will be Russian from now on, as the American fast-food chain turns to homegrown potatoes to deal with rouble volatility caused by fluctuating oil prices and Western sanctions. | Video

Volatile rouble encourages McDonald's to cook up Russian fries

Apr 25 2018

LIPETSK, Russia French fries at McDonald's restaurants from Moscow to Murmansk will be Russian from now on, as the American fast-food chain turns to homegrown potatoes to deal with rouble volatility caused by fluctuating oil prices and Western sanctions.

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