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Russia debt freeze lesson for Hong Kong

Markets do react to political risk, despite apparent indifference Asia homepage

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Russia debt freeze lesson for Hong Kong

Markets do react to political risk, despite apparent indifference Asia homepage

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Russia outlines plans to beef up internet security – Financial Times

Toronto Sun Russia outlines plans to beef up internet securityFinancial TimesRussia's government pledged to beef up security of its internet against what senior officials said was an onslaught of western attacks but the plans in turn are heightening western concerns … Continue reading

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Russia needs government investment to avoid recession, says former finance … – Reuters

Reuters Russia needs government investment to avoid recession, says former finance …ReutersMOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia risks slipping into recession because the government is not investing enough in the economy to weather Western sanctions, former finance minister Alexei Kudrin said on … Continue reading

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How Russia forced Ukraine into ceasefire

For a 400-strong Ukrainian army unit based around the south-eastern village of Stepanivka, mid-August was the moment their lives turned to horror Asia homepage

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Russia threatens car and clothing imports

Moscow’s warning has come as EU diplomats ended a week-long deadlock and agreed to trigger fresh measures over the conflict in Ukraine Asia homepage

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Ukraine says Russia withdrawing forces from east, sees boost for peace – Reuters

Reuters Ukraine says Russia withdrawing forces from east, sees boost for peaceReutersKIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine's president said on Wednesday Russia had removed the bulk of its forces from his country, raising hopes for a peace drive now underway after five … Continue reading

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Russia tightens gas supplies to Poland

Decision by Poland follows threats by Moscow to halt the re-exporting of supplies to Ukraine by third parties in the EU Asia homepage

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Russia tests ICBM as Putin says nuclear deterrent must be maintained – Daily Mail

The Moscow Times Russia tests ICBM as Putin says nuclear deterrent must be maintainedDaily MailMOSCOW, Sept 10 (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday Russia must maintain its nuclear deterrence to counter what he called growing security threats, after … Continue reading

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Russia to deter gas re-exports to Ukraine

The threats come as EU officials geared up to announce sanctions against Rosneft, Gazpromneft and Transneft that will limit their access to western market Asia homepage

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