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“Crisis will be on horizon until we have more trust in each other”
Ukraine broke the Energy Charter in the winter, and no one protested in Brussels, recalled Dmitry Babich, a political analyst at RIA Novosti. If Russia did the same, “there would be a huge scandal in the EU,” he said.

May 22, 2009 17:26

Khabarovsk summit sees renewed push on gas ties
Russia is continuing to battle for gas producers to be allowed to deliver gas to consumers in Europe, at EU-Russia Summit in Khabarovsk, and the EU has signalled it will consider Russia's proposals.

May 22, 2009 14:33

Energy returns to centre stage in Khabarovsk
President Dmitry Medvedev welcomed European leaders to Khabarovsk for the EU Russia Summit, with energy issues are again taking centre stage.

December 11, 2009 10:49

Russian helicopters lift off despite tough market conditions
While Russia’s automakers struggle to keep assembly lines running, its helicopters are high in demand. Production is growing 60% a year. But it’s hit slight a patch of turbulence with the global crisis.

May 21, 2009 22:16

MBA programs in Russia lose ground but global MBA's remain in demand.
The number of students applying for MBA courses in Russia has fallen by up to 60 per cent, according to a report in Russian business daily, Vedomosti. But an investigation by RT finds the story a little more complex.

May 21, 2009 14:58

Russian to head International Aluminium Institute
The International Aluminium Institute has chosen Rusals’s Director for Corporate Strategy, Artem Volynets, to serve as chairman. It comes at a tough time for both Rusal and the industry.

May 21, 2009 09:09

Rosnano and Renova link up on solar batteries
State Corporation, Rosnano, and the Renova Group have joined together to produce solar batteries in a 20.1 billion Rouble project at Novocheboksarsk, using technology developed by Swiss firm Oerlikon Solar.

May 20, 2009 14:43

IKEA sets itself for the long haul in Russia
Per Kaufmann, the Head of IKEA Russia, spoke with RT about the homeware giants response in Russia to the economic downturn, and its longer term plans for Russia.

May 20, 2009 10:46

Special economic zones lure United Aircraft Corporation
Russia's vast aviation holding will shift production to Russia's new low-tax territories, with the head of the agency for special Economic Zones expecting guarantees to attract more investors.

May 20, 2009 10:23

Russian commitments to EU energy security undermined
Europe may fall short of 100 billion cubic meters of gas, if it creates obstacles to projects like Nord and South Stream, according to Gazprom’s Aleksandr Medvedev speaking at an energy conference in Berlin.

May 19, 2009 21:07

Industrial Output down 14.9% January to April
Russian industrial output was down 14.9% year on year between January and April according to Russia’s Federal State Statistics Service.

May 19, 2009 15:05

French airline orders to underpin outlook for Superjet 100
Russia's Trade Minister, Viktor Khristenko has told RT a French airline will become the Superjet 100's next buyer. The news comes in turbulent times for the Sukhoi project.

May 19, 2009 10:06

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