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No pharmaceuticals import ban in Russia, but restricted admission to government procurement system sends mixed messages

In the last few days, various government officials in Russia have been issuing statements saying that the import of pharmaceuticals will not be banned as part of Russia’s response to various trade restrictions from the EU and other countries following the Ukraine events. 635 more words

Market Access

Putin considers plan to unplug Russia from the internet 'in an emergency'

Kremlin to discuss taking control of the .ru domain and measures to disconnect Russians from the web in the event of unrest. 

The Kremlin is considering radical plans to unplug Russia from the global internet in the event of a serious military confrontation or big anti-government protests at home, Russian officials hinted on Friday. 710 more words

Technology

Russian PM: Moscow ready to cooperate with West

MOSCOW – Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says Russia is ready to cooperate with the West despite efforts to isolate Moscow with economic sanctions.

The United States and the European Union last week imposed a new round of sanctions against Russia for its support for pro-Russian separatists fighting government troops in eastern Ukraine. 79 more words

World

SOCHI: ' Russia's Economic Sanctions by West Contracts to Asia Pacific Regions - Medvedev '

#AceNewsServices – SOCHI, September 19. /ITAR-TASS/. The gaps on the Russian markets left amid Moscow’s embargo on imported Western food will be soon filled, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at the International Investment Forum in Sochi on Friday. 293 more words

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Ukraine crisis: New EU sanctions hit Russia on Friday

New EU sanctions against Russia will take effect on Friday, blocking loans for five big state banks and curbing EU business with oil and defence firms. 28 more words

Yesterday's retrospective - 10 September

European equities fell for a third day. One would argue market jitters is about the prospects of Scotland becoming independent with investors weighing the economic uncertainty. 391 more words

Investments