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Russian anti-crisis plan targets a surplus by 2017
Siluanov confessed that Russia would have to put certain projects on ice for the time-being to finance the anti-crisis plan. But Crimea will go ahead.
A declining ruble exacerbates Russia’s banking woes
Limited access to international capital and inflating external debts are just some of Russia’s banking woes.
Crimea, annexed – Is Mariupol next for Russia?
The artillery barrage in Mariupol could mean Russia is preparing to launch an offensive that would secure its hold on Crimea.
Must-know: What allows Russia to step away from issuing bonds?
For the past nine weeks, the Russian government has stopped issuing sovereign bonds in the light of the downgrade.
The “third energy package” becomes a roadblock for South Stream
The European Union competition laws called “the third energy package” are intended to break monopolistic supply chains.
Ukraine and Russia at the brink of war: All major indices affected
Russia began the Ukrainian invasion by invading Donetsk, and with the Ukrainian army trying hard to regain control, the situation seems a little short of a battle to begin.
Russia invades Eastern Ukraine: Will a war affect equity ETFs?
After their annexation of Crimea, it now seems that Russia is on the lookout to invade and claim other regions in mainland Ukraine.