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Russia delays legislation on coronavirus health passes

Russia delays legislation on coronavirus health passes

Russia will delay controversial legislation over the use of coronavirus health passes for access to public spaces, officials said Friday, citing “new challenges” presented by the Omicron variant. Russian Deputy Prime …

Russian and Azerbaijani governments discuss revival of Karabakh

Russian and Azerbaijani governments discuss revival of Karabakh

Russian companies presented 13 packages of proposals to Azerbaijan for participation in works in Karabakh, Deputy Prime Minister of Azerbaijan Shahin Mustafayev said at the conference "Current state and prospects of Russian-Azerbaijani …

Russian government determines poverty level

Russian government determines poverty level

The Russian government has approved the procedure for determining the poverty level, the press service of the Ministry of Labor reports. "The government has approved the procedure for determining the poverty level in Russia as a …

Russian and Kazakh PMs to meet in Moscow today

Russian and Kazakh PMs to meet in Moscow today

Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin will meet in Moscow with Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Askar Mamin on Tuesday. According to the press service of the Russian government, the prime ministers plan to discuss key issues of bilateral …

Sputnik V production could be organized in Tashkent

Sputnik V production could be organized in Tashkent

Russia and Uzbekistan are looking at organizing the production of Russian Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine at Jurabek Laboratories, a Tashkent-based pharmaceutical company, the Russian government said on Monday ahead of a meeting of the joint …

Azerbaijani PM on official visit to Russia (PHOTO)

Azerbaijani PM on official visit to Russia (PHOTO)

Prime Minister of Azerbaijan Ali Asadov arrived in Russia for an official visit. At the Vnukovo-2 airport, the Prime Minister of Azerbaijan was met by Russian officials. A guard of honor was lined up in honor of the head of the …

Russia's Cabinet to discuss gasoline export restrictions

Russia's Cabinet to discuss gasoline export restrictions

The Russian government will discuss a draft Cabinet resolution providing for restrictions of petroleum products export in exceptional cases to prevent the fuel price rally after May holidays, Russia's Energy Minister Nikolai Shulginov told …

Kremlin claims there's no crisis in Russia

Kremlin claims there's no crisis in Russia

Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov assured that Russia is not facing any economic crisis. "No, there are no signs of crisis," Interfax cited him as saying Peskov recalled that the international …

The Russian authorities promise not to raise retirement age

The Russian authorities promise not to raise retirement age

The Russian government has denied claims of a possible increase in the retirement age, the press service of the department informs. Earlier, a deputy from the Communist Party faction Valery Rashkin said that after the State Duma …

Mishustin creates  Government Coordination Center

Mishustin creates Government Coordination Center

A Government Coordination Center has been established in Russia. The corresponding decree was signed by the Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Mikhail Mishustin, the document was …

Novak: OPEC + deal in November completed by more than 100%

Novak: OPEC + deal in November completed by more than 100%

The deal to cut OPEC + oil production in November 2020 was completed by more than 100%, Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Novak said at a press conference following the meeting of the OPEC+ countries. "We have summed …

Chechnya to receive over 67 mln rubles for sports facilities

Chechnya to receive over 67 mln rubles for sports facilities

Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin approved the allocation of over 67 mln rubles to Chechnya, which won the Festival of Culture and Sports of the Peoples of the Caucasus, for sports facilities in the region. Such a government order is …