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How a handful of countries on three different continents drive the international trade in playing talent.
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Russia said Wednesday it will make every effort to defend Russian billionaire businessman and Senator Suleiman Kerimov, who was arrested in France Monday in connection with a tax evasion case. Read mo
MOSCOW — Russia has withdrawn a bid to host the 2023 basketball World Cup, saying that international criticism of the country’s athletes was to blame for the decision. Read more here The post Associat
MOSCOW – Opposition activist Alexei Navalny said the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has decided to consider his appeal against the new judgment in the Kirovles case. “On November 13
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For most drinkers the Budget was good news, but tax on the cheapest cider is going up.
For most drinkers the Budget was good news, but tax on the cheapest cider is going up.
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The volume of construction work in Ukraine in October 2017 increased by 13.1 percent compared to October 2016, while the increase in September 2017 from September 2016 was 10.2 percent. According to t
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BBC business reporter Simon Read answers your questions.
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