Iran and Eurasian Economic Union failed to agree on free trade zone
An interim agreement on a free trade zone between Iran and the Eurasian Economic Union (the EEU) has not been signed yet, the first Vice Prime Minister of Russia, Igor Shuvalov, told reporters on Friday following a session of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council.
British banks reduce number of consumer loans due to Brexit
Over the course of the next three months, the majority of British banks plan to slow down the rates of consumer loans issue due to Brexit, as it follows from a report of Bank of England on the condition of credit market published on Thursday.
Chinese aspire to buy cottages in Moscow region
Foreign buyers, in particular, Chinese ones, are active in cottage market of the Moscow region, in Russia, director general of Landwerk, Dmitry Gordov, said over the course of a “round table.”
New generation trains launched in Moscow underground
Today, a new generation train under the name of “Moscow” starts its operation on Tagansko-Krasnopresnenskaya line of the Russian capital city’s underground, TASS news agency reports on Friday.
Gazprom signs contract on geologic exploration in Bangladesh
Gazprom and Petrobangla signed a contract for the construction of two exploratory wells on the island of Bhola in southern Bangladesh, as it follows from a report of the Russian gas holding company following a meeting between the head of Gazprom, Alexey Miller, and Foreign Affairs Minister of Bangladesh, Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali.
Russia and China implement 73 joint investment projects
Russian Deputy Minister of Economic Development, Stanislav Voskresensky, took part in the fourth meeting of an intergovernmental Russian-Chinese Commission on investment cooperation chaired by Deputy Chairman of Russian Government, Igor Shuvalov, and Vice Premier of the State Council of China, Zhang Gaoli.