All Posts Tagged With: "inflation"

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Medvedev: Russia Must Become a ‘Country of Dreams’

The Russian president spoke at the official opening of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum on Friday, pledging to shape fiscal policy in order to turn Russia into a country that people would strive to make “their new or second home.”

Jun 18, 2010 | Continued
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Putin: “Here, Thank God, There Aren’t Any Elections”

In a four hour live broadcast on Thursday, Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin fielded questions from “ordinary Russians” on a wide variety of topics, including his possible aspirations to run for a third term as president.

Dec 4, 2009 | Continued
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Immortal Inflation

Sergei Shelin aruges that not only has the Russian government failed to quell inflation, but that mechanisms to support it are cemented in Russia’s economy.

Oct 31, 2009 | Continued
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In Economic Indicators, Russia Lags Behind Its Neighbors

Russia is behind the rest of the former USSR in terms of economic decline, inflation, and income decline, argues analyst Mikhail Sergeyev.

Aug 7, 2009 | Continued
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Russian GDP Drops .4 Percent in October

A slew of economic data revealed this week indicate that the Russian economy is heading deeper into crisis.

Nov 26, 2008 | Continued
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Real Inflation in Russia is 40 % –Research Group

The Romir Group, a Russian polling agency and market research firm, has published a new report that serves as an alternative to official inflation figures in Russia. Urban residents have seen expenses rise 40.7%, Romir finds.

Sep 29, 2008 | Continued
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Russia’s 2008 Inflation Outlook Raised

Russia’s Ministry of Economic Development and Trade has raised the upper end of its inflation outlook up from 10.5 to 11.8 percent for 2008.

Jul 30, 2008 | Continued
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Inflation in Russia Tops 7% for 2008

Russia’s federal statistics service has released the latest figures for inflation in the country. Since January 2008, consumer prices have risen 7.2%.

May 21, 2008 | Continued
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2008 Inflation in Russia Tops 5 Percent

Russia’s Statistical Service has revealed that prices have risen 4.8 percent in the first quarter of 2008, and 5.3 percent as of April 7th, 2008.

Apr 10, 2008 | Continued
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Russian Economic Agency Ups Inflation Outlook

Russia’s Ministry of Economic Development and Trade has raised its expectation for 2008 inflation figures to 9.5 percent.

Mar 26, 2008 | Continued