Latest News for: Russia financial

Edit

The European Parliament has decided on measures to support democracy in Russia

The Eastern Herald 17 May 2021
The Foreign Relations Committee of the European Parliament has published a draft outlining the principles of the European Union in relations with Russia ... To do this, it is proposed to put pressure on Russia so that it does not interfere in the affairs of these states.
Edit

Banking on an extended tourist season

Ekathimerini 16 May 2021
Russia remains a huge question as, while there is a great desire from Russian travelers, the Russian government is hindering the resumption of travel, which is part of the general Europe-Russia geopolitical game,” Retsos concluded.
Edit

Greece Wants to Keep Tourists Coming Past Summer Season

The National Herald 16 May 2021
Russia remains a huge question as, while there is a great desire from Russian travelers, the Russian government is hindering the resumption of travel, which is part of the general Europe-Russia geopolitical game,” Retsos said, with tensions over a number of years.
Edit

US, Greece plan to expand military cooperation in Mediterranean

Press TV 16 May 2021
According to the report, Panagiotopoulos' remarks point to the latest signal that the Biden administration is seeking to boost its position in the eastern Mediterranean, where Russia has stepped up its military presence and where China is gaining influence as a financial stakeholder at various European ports ... www.presstv.ir. www.presstv.co.uk ... .
Edit

Russia looks to retire pricey ruble bonds to ensure economic stability

Russia Today 15 May 2021
Russia’s Ministry of Finance is considering a buyback of floating-rate ruble bonds sold to boost emergency funds amid the Covid-19 pandemic, according to Deputy Finance Minister Timur Maksimov ... Also on rt.com Russia’s gold & foreign currency reserves break through $590 BILLION.
Edit

DarkSide hackers mint money with ransomware franchise

The Keene Sentinel 15 May 2021
The earliest cybersecurity experts can find traces of the criminals behind DarkSide is around 2013, when the same hackers were attacking financial organizations in Russia, before moving on in subsequent years to targets in the Middle East, Europe and United States, according to ...
Edit

Chainalysis: $81 Million crypto already stolen in 2021

Cryptopolitan 15 May 2021
TL;DR Breakdown ... The analytical firm, in its reports, notes that the “Russian-affiliated cybercriminals so far this year have been the biggest financial beneficiaries of cryptocurrency-based crime.” Russia-linked strains have taken in 92% of this year’s ransomware proceeds, compared to 86% last year. Ransomware payouts are also steadily growing ... ....
Edit

US and Greece working on deal to expand military cooperation in the Mediterranean

Greek City Times 15 May 2021
The deal could “bring in more locations” where U.S ... Panagiotopoulos’ comments are the latest signal that Washington is looking to bolster its position in the eastern Mediterranean, where Russia has stepped up military activities and where China is gaining influence as a financial stakeholder at various European ports ... Most recently, the U.S ... The U.S ... .
Edit

Cyberattacks are the real threat to national security

Kingsport Times-News 14 May 2021
Russia is the priority chant when anything happens because Lamestream is, for mostly financial reasons, petrified of discussing the possibility that it may be China ... Per Nicolas Rivero for Quartz, most experts claim that Darkside is not a unit of Russia’s intelligence services, nor is it funded or directed by the Kremlin.
Edit

Vladimir Putin’s ‘hockey buddy’ Vladimir Potanin and ex Natalia Potanina to fight Britain’s costliest divorce

The Times/The Sunday Times 14 May 2021
Although the pair spent their marital life in Russia, Potanina wants her claim to be heard in England, where she now lives ... financially dependent spouses.
Edit

Hong Kong Says Yet to Receive Russia's Proposal to Alter Taxation Agreement

Urdu Point 14 May 2021
BEIJING (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 14th May, 2021) Hong Kong has not yet received requests from Russia to amend the agreement on double taxation, the Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau of Hong Kong told Sputnik on Friday ... ....
Edit

Biden: Pipeline back, Russians to blame for hack

Roll Call 13 May 2021
“They should be reaching full operational capacity as we speak,” Biden said at the White House on Thursday ... Citing an FBI briefing, Biden said the hackers who brought down the pipeline and demanded a financial ransom appear to be in Russia ... “But we do have strong reason to believe that the criminals who did the attack are living in Russia.” ... Reps ... .
Edit

Larry Magid: Risk of ransomware to national infrastructure

SiliconValley.com 13 May 2021
The FBI has confirmed that the perpetrator, in this case, is Darkside, a cyber gang that appears to be based in Russia ... Experts have said the motivation was financial and not an attempt to damage national infrastructure ... Although this attack appears to be financially motivated, the ...
Edit

The mediator: Britain’s military chief hosts Taliban talks with Pakistan and Afghanistan

The National 13 May 2021
Gen Carter’s visit was confirmed by the Ministry of Defence, which on Thursday said he was there as part of the “peace process” ... Read More ... That last happened in 1996, four years after Russia cut financial aid to the Afghan government, which was subsequently unable to pay its security forces ... More on Afghanistan ... .
Edit

Western Pa. gas prices creep up by 6 to 9 cents; demand likely to climb ...

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 13 May 2021
Analysts say the uptick can be attributed primarily to the covid-related recovery and seasonal fuel price increases — and not to the logistical issues caused by the largest U.S ... Colonial Pipeline moves back online ... They stemmed from its financial networks getting hacked by a Russia-tied cybergang known as known as DarkSide ... Officials ... ....
×