The turnover of foreign trade between Russia and the United States between January and April reached $6.976 billion, amounting to an increase of 29 percent year-over-year, the Russian Federal Customs Service (FCS) said on Thursday.
A Rostec director said that the corporation has offered China to work together on a new engine for long-range planes based on the next-gen PD-14 turbofan engine.
The World Bank said that economic growth in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries will gradually strengthen to reach 2.6 percent by 2019.
The modest rise in US interest rates announced by the US Federal Reserve on Wednesday is part of a slow pattern of increases, in light of steady economic growth, economics expert Joseph Gagnon told Radio Sputnik.
The European Commission has launched antitrust investigations into US giants Nike and Universal Studios over whether they are illegally restricting traders from selling licensed merchandise cross-border and online within the EU Single Market.
The crypto-currency Bitcoin has some potential as an investment instrument, but gold should still be the first port of call for investors who want security, analysts told Sputnik.
It is premature to talk about joint economic activity with Japan on Russia's Kuril Islands, Vladimir Putin said.
Rosoboronexport expects foreign customers’ interest toward aviation and air defense equipment at the upcoming Paris Air Show.
The US Federal Reserve raised rates by 0.25 percent, from 1.00 to 1.25 percent on Wednesday, ignoring the underperforming inflation and weakening retail sales as broader economic reform in the US requires a speedier normalization of monetary conditions against the backdrop of the looming Donald Trump-proposed fiscal stimulus.
Gazprom Deputy Chairman of the Management Committee Alexander Medvedev said that all funds came on the accounts of Nord Stream 2 company as planned.
Ensuring the stability of the ruble is a priority, Russian President Vladimir Putin said.
According to Gazprom Deputy Chairman, company plans to deliver gas to India.
Moscow has attained the target of a 4 percent-inflation this year, President Putin said.
Moscow will lift sanctions when the West does so, President Putin said. Russia will support its agricultural sector after the removal of the restrictions.
Russia has lost $50 billion-$52 billion due to sanctions and those states which introduced them have lost $100 billion, Vladimir Putin said.
Russia and China are planning to discuss cooperation in many areas, including exports of grain, meat and dairy.
Hundreds of mobile phones and hundreds of thousands of SIM cards were seized on Tuesday in a residential neighborhood in Thailand after immigration police arrested three Chinese men operating a click farm on the site.
The European Union has launched an antitrust investigation against Nike, Universal Studios and Sanrio on suspicion of illegal restriction of goods distributors in cross-border sales and online sales within the single EU market.
According to an unreleased Pentagon report, a federal agency is considering limiting Chinese financial investment in the US, even as Beijing continuously finds new ways to gain access to sensitive cutting edge US technologies, including artificial intelligence and machine learning.
Chinese automakers say the target of producing high-speed automated vehicles can be achieved by 2025. By then, mass production of such vehicles may be a reality, they believe. That vision was included in the government’s medium- and long-term development plan for automobiles, which aims to transform China into an innovative automotive nation.
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