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Spain gets €39bn aid for banking
Wednesday, 12 December 2012 09:34

(AFP Photo / Dominique Faget)

Spain has received a 39.5 billion euros aid package from the European Stability Mechanism to keep the country's banking system afloat.

“The funds from the European Stability Mechanism (ESM) have been received…for the Group One banks," the Spanish Economy Ministry confirmed to Reuters.

The money was transferred to Spain’s ...

Market Buzz: Stocks gain on Fed stimulus, optimism from Germany
Wednesday, 12 December 2012 06:56

AFP Photo / Nicolas Armer Germany Out

Russian stocks are expected to remain in the black on the back of general investor optimism in the West. Expectations of monetary stimulus in the US and positive expectations for the future development of the German economy are pushing indices up.

The Fed will announce $45bn in monthly Treasury buying today...

Letters: Tory connections
Tuesday, 11 December 2012 22:00

Robert Walter MP, leader of the UK delegation in the Council of Europe (Letters, December 11) refers to a recent report (Tory blushes deepen over activities of Conservative Friends of Russia, 1 December) as apparently saying that both Sergey Nalobin, a Russian diplomat in London, and I were instructed to build on the existing partnership between...

Son of Anna Politkovskaya criticises murder trial deal for policeman
Tuesday, 11 December 2012 19:56

Ilya Politkovsky says deal for officer accused in killing of Russian journalist won't help find person who ordered the murder

The son of the late Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya has criticised the deal agreed with a former police officer accused of involvement in her killing, saying it wouldn't help find out who ordered the murder.


Russia to stop feeding Kazakhstan for renting Baikonur spaceport
Tuesday, 11 December 2012 16:36
Russia pays $115 million a year for the lease of Baikonur and invests over 100 million to maintain its facilities. The rental period from 1994 to 2010 has brought more than $1.9 billion of Russia's money to the budget of Kazakhstan. Russia and Kazakhstan have been using the Baikonur spaceport since 1999...
Russia's friendly ties with neighbors upsets Hillary Clinton
Monday, 10 December 2012 12:38
Hillary Clinton said the US was trying to prevent Russia and its allies from turning into something resembling the USSR under the guise of economic integration. "There is a move to re-Sovietise the region. It will be called Eurasian Union. We know what the goal is and we are trying to figure out effective ways to slow down or prevent it," she said...
Russian diplomats to US Senators: 'Your efforts are pathetic'
Friday, 07 December 2012 16:32
It seems that the ridiculously biased approach in the U.S. Congress shows only the vindictive desire to get even for the principled and consistent line of Russia in world affairs in favor of strict adherence to international law. they have forgotten in Washington what year it is now - maybe they think that it is the Cold War...
Russian helicopters will not fly in Afghanistan
Thursday, 06 December 2012 18:15
Russia hopes that Barack Obama will not approve the decision of the Senate to cease cooperation with Russian defense export company Rosoboronexport. The Americans have not been able to break the Afghans of fighting with Soviet weapons. They purchase simpler analogues in Eastern Europe, but the Pentagon decided to buy helicopters from Russia...
Twenty years of Russian-Kazakh friendship
Thursday, 06 December 2012 00:16
In 1991, when the Soviet Union dissolved, the Soviet Republic of Kazakhstan declared its independence, but the friendship with Russia remained. One year later, in 1992, an Agreement of Friendship, Cooperation and Mutual Assistance was signed between representatives of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Kazakhstan....
Will Russia offer anything new during G20 presidency?
Wednesday, 05 December 2012 21:07
Russia has become the presiding state of the Group of Twenty (G20) during a crucial period of development of the world in terms of both geopolitics and economics. The globalized world redistributes spheres of influence and offers several strategies to overcome the crisis. Will Russia be able to offer a new one?...
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