Contents tagged with Mishustin

  • Russia to lift sanctions from some Ukrainian companies

    Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin has proposed lifting sanctions imposed againats several Ukrainian companies. His initiative was supported by Russian President Vladimir Putin, reported RIA Novosti.

    It is expected that the restrictions will be removed from three companies - Bratslav (produces milking machines), Rubezhansky cardboard plant (produces corrugated cardboard) and Barsky machine-building plant (produces central heating boilers).

    Putin noted that it was not Moscow that " …

  • Kremlin bans import of cheap gasoline to Russia

    Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin signed a decree imposing a temporary ban on the import of fuel into Russia, reports finanz.ru.

    According to the document published on the website of the Russian government, gasoline, diesel fuel, aviation kerosene, ship fuel and gasoil will be prohibited from being imported until October 1.

    Until 15 July, the Russian Government has the right to change the duration of the restrictions, both by extending it and by lifting it earlier.

    Russian authorities …

  • Russian Prime Minister tests positive for COVID-19

    Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin contracted the coronavirus and went into self-isolation.

    "It has just become known that the coronavirus tests I passed have come back positive. In this regard, and in accordance with the requirements of Rospotrebnadzor (the Russian Consumer Rights Watchdog), I have to observe self-isolation. It is necessary to protect my colleagues," Mishustin said during a video conference with Putin.

    The Prime Minister assured that the government will continue to …