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Russia promises support to ending Ukraine crisis
Russia's foreign ministry on Saturday promised it would offer strong assistance to Ukraine to overcome its crisis, but emphasized that the ultimate responsibility for reducing tensions lies with Ukrainians rather than outsiders.(4/19/2014 9:30:54 AM)
Russia to Western Businesses: All is Well, Nothing to See Here
Russia is going to great lengths to try to reassure investors, foreign businesses and its own people about its economic and political stability. But in the midst of escalating violence in Ukraine and huge capital outflows, Russia has already dug itself a deep economic holeā€”and it's getting worse.(4/17/2014 3:14:07 PM)
Russia promises wide but unspecified support in ending Ukraine crisis
Russia's foreign ministry on Saturday promised it would offer strong assistance to Ukraine to overcome its crisis, but emphasized that the ultimate responsibility for reducing tensions lies with Ukrainians rather than outsiders.(4/19/2014 7:23:16 AM)
Russia agrees to 'de-escalation' plan for Ukraine at Geneva talks
Russia staved off further Western sanctions over its support for separatist militants in eastern Ukraine by reaching an agreement with the top U.S., European and Ukrainian diplomats that aims to "de-escalate" tensions between the former Soviet republics without committing Russia to stay out of its neighbors domestic affairs.(4/17/2014 3:17:44 PM)
Russia criticizes Washington's assessment of accord on Ukraine
Russia voiced disappointment on Friday with the U.S. assessment of an international deal to defuse the crisis in Ukraine, saying the threat of new sanctions against Moscow by Washington was "completely unacceptable". The Foreign Ministry accused U.S. officials of seeking to whitewash what it said was the use of force by the Ukrainian government against protesters in the country's mainly Russian ...(4/18/2014 11:31:37 AM)
Russia risks recession amid crisis after economy shrinks in Q1
Russia's economy shrank by 0.5 percent in the first three months of 2014 from the previous quarter, a minister said on Wednesday, fuelling concerns the Ukraine crisis could tip it into recession. Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev said that Russia's economy grew just 0.8 percent in the first quarter of 2014, compared to activity in the same period last year. A recession is defined as two ...(4/16/2014 12:35:29 PM)
Russia reassures investors amid large outflows, turmoil
Russia has dug itself a deep economic hole in exchange for its geopolitical ambitions, and the problem's getting worse.(4/17/2014 12:53:04 PM)
Russia tries reassuring the West's money
Russia is going to great lengths to try to reassure investors, foreign businesses and its own people about its economic and political stability.(4/17/2014 12:52:17 PM)
Russia, Ukraine Flex Their Muscles Ahead of Geneva Talks
Russia and Ukraine appear to be flexing their muscles ahead of talks in Geneva on Thursday, when the two rivals will be joined by the EU and U.S. to try to hash out their ongoing dispute. Ukraine is trying to reassert control over it's volatile eastern regions ahead of Thursday's talks, but according to Reuters, the efforts have done little more than turn the region into a site of military ...(4/16/2014 10:18:02 AM)
Russia mulls lawsuit against U.S. in WTO over sanctions
Russia is looking at the possibility of filing a lawsuit against the United States in the World Trade Organisation over sanctions hitting Russian banks, Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev said on Wednesday, according to Russian news agencies. St Petersburg-based Bank Rossiya was sanctioned alongside its chairman and largest shareholder Yuri Kovalchuk in March as part of punitive measures by ...(4/16/2014 10:25:46 AM)
Source: Yahoo