Since December 1, Russia hikes the export duty on petroleum and mineral oil to USD 29.8 per ton. The decision to introduce the higher rate of export duty was made by the federal government in the beginning of November. It was made on the basis of the results of monitoring of the world petroleum price levels. According to Russia's government, the increase of the of export duty rate will allow to generate USD 30 to 35 million in additional federal revenue.
The discovery of the submarine has unveiled a few "inconsistencies." For example, how can one explain the fact that the sub was found where it needed to be searched for from the start?
When on a state visit to Singapore, Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to revisit the discussion of the 1956 Declaration between the USSR and Japan regarding the issue of the peace treaty with Japan
The TurkStream, which runs along the bottom of the Black Sea from Russia's Anapa to Turkey, will consist of two lines, each with a capacity of 15.75 billion cubic meters of gas a year