Russia is planning for low oil prices for years President Vladimir Putin's government has just set a draft budget for the next ... In 2015, the Russian government originally based its budget on an average price of $100, double what it actually was. The slump in oil prices forced the government to ... 10/13/2016 - 11:24 pm | View Link
Cheap oil roils ruble, but Russia bears the pain Wags were quick to note that it will soon meet Vladimir Putin's stratospheric public approval ratings ... and other basic necessities – while business investment has virtually stalled amid double-digit interest rates. Yet well over a year into Russia's ... 01/19/2016 - 11:00 am | View Link
With oil prices plunging, Russia looks ahead to grim 2016 Putin’s approval ratings remain sky-high, at 85 percent, according to the independent Moscow-based Levada Center, but economic protests directed at other ... s leaders “are still in shock” about the double whammy of oil prices and sanctions, he ... 01/14/2016 - 1:39 pm | View Link
Russia: Spreading The Oil Wealth Both doctors and nurses would see their meager salaries double. Scientists are expected ... benefit system was attempted. The mass protests that erupted earlier this year may well have encouraged Putin's change of tack. The most important business stories ... 10/2/2005 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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Putin's Jews T he price of Putin’s favor can be high, and the president’s strong feelings about the Chabad library and archives of Rabbi Yossef Yitzhak Schneerson, the sixth ... 02/21/2017 - 4:25 pm | View Website
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New U. S. single-family home sales rose less than expected in January, likely hurt by flooding in California, but continued to point to a strengthening housing market despite higher prices and mortgage rates.
(Reuters) - U. S. auto sales in February will increase less than 1 percent from a year earlier, even as consumer discounts remain at record levels, industry consultants J. D. Power and LMC Automotive said on Friday.
BERLIN (Reuters) - All A400M transport plane engines affected by an order from European safety regulators have been inspected and no further cracks were found in their combustion chambers, a spokesman for the European planemaker Airbus said on Friday.