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BRIC to the face

Today, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev published a glowing op-ed in the Russian business daily¬†Vedomosti about the upcoming second annual BRIC summit. Called “Common Goals, Common Actions,” the piece talks about all the wonderful things the BRIC countries are doing to … Continue reading

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What crisis? Number of Russian billionaires doubles

Today, Forbes released its¬†annual billionaire list, which reveals that Russian steel magnate Vladimir Lisin is now Russia’s richest man and, more surprisingly, the number of dollar billionaires in Russia has nearly doubled. Last year, there were 32 of them; this … Continue reading

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