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Asian stocks dropped, dragging the MSCI Asia Pacific Index to a two-week low, after China unexpectedly raised lending and deposit rates to curb inflation in the world’s fastest-growing major economy.
20 October 2010 , 08:08Bloomberg22500
Russia's 2010 federal budget deficit may turn out to be much lower than the forecast of 5.3 percent of gross domestic product (GDP), Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said on Monday
19 October 2010 , 08:56RIA Novosti16400
The Russian government will continue removing administrative obstacles, if businessmen put an end to shadow schemes and tax evasion, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday.
13 October 2010 , 14:56RIAN14150
Economists cut U.S. growth forecast after weak summer data
12 October 2010 , 12:31Reuters15310
Japanese Economics Minister Banri Kaieda said on Tuesday that the yen's rapid rise is undesirable
12 October 2010 , 12:24Reuters15920
The European Central Bank's Governing Council decided at its monthly monetary policy meeting Thursday to leave its key interest rate unchanged, the ECB announced
08 October 2010 , 09:48iMarketNews13700
The Japanese yen hit a new 15-year high against the US dollar today as prime minister Naoto Kan hinted at further currency intervention
07 October 2010 , 19:33Investment Week14280
Ireland’s economic outlook worsened on Monday as the country’s central bank cut its growth forecast for this year, with gross domestic product now set to increase 0.2 per cent against previous forecasts of 0.8 per cent.
07 October 2010 , 18:24Financial Times17130
Ukraine will push for reforms that would allow it to join the European Union, but will also develop cooperation with other world powers, including Russia and the United States, Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych said on Friday.
01 October 2010 , 14:10RIA Novosti14140
The Russian Government on Thursday introduced a federal draft budget for 2011 and the planning period 2012 - 2013 for consideration by the Russian State Duma.
01 October 2010 , 14:03RIA Novosti21110
Ukraine will have the lowest taxes in Europe after a new tax code is adopted, Prime Minister Mykola Azarov said on Friday.
06 September 2010 , 17:06RIA novosti18260
Billionaire energy investor T. Boone Pickens expects oil—currently priced over $71—to reach $85 by the end of the year.
26 August 2010 , 12:42CNBC News16120
In the third quarter of 2010, the Russian Energy Ministry will submit a program on developing subsoil wealth on the Yamal peninsula which will include privileges for a project to produce liquified natural gas - the Yamal LNG project, Russian Energy Minister Sergey Shmatko told journalists in Moscow.
23 August 2010 , 13:36Oil and Gas Eurasia18780
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has discussed energy cooperation in the Middle East with Chairman of the Board of Directors at oil company Crescent Petroleum Hamid Jafar, the Russian government's press service said on Saturday.
23 August 2010 , 13:27RIA Novosti17750
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev proposed on Wednesday breathing new life into bilateral economic projects in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Tajikistan launched during the Soviet era.
19 August 2010 , 12:58RIA Novosti17870
The Russian Defense Ministry will hold a tender on the purchase of a helicopter carrier, having backed out of negotiations to buy the Mistral-class helicopter carrier from France, a Russian business daily said on Thursday.
19 August 2010 , 12:50RIA Novosti13530
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is beginning a study of flaring associated petroleum gas (APG) in Russia, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and Azerbaijan, 1news.az reports.
19 August 2010 , 12:45Oil and Gas Eurasia19070
The Russian Energy Ministry expects a deal to be struck soon with Exxon Neftegas on a budget for the Sakhalin-1 oil and gas project, Energy Minister Sergei Shmatko said on Tuesday.
18 August 2010 , 10:44RIA Novosti17370
Russia's export duty for crude could rise $9.70 to $273.50 per ton beginning on September 1, up from the current $263.80, while the duty on crude produced in East Siberia could rise $6.70 to $87 per ton, the Oil and Gas Information Agency reports based on the average price of crude according to monitoring reports by the Energy Ministry.
17 August 2010 , 11:18Oil and Gas Eurasia12850
Ukraine could avoid imposing quotas on grain exports, despite a drought that has shrunk this year’s crop, Deputy Prime Minister Serhiy Tihipko said on Wednesday.
12 August 2010 , 11:59RIA Novosti11380