By Bob Savic, Advisor to Dezan Shira & Associates On 15 April 2021, the White House announced new sets of financial sanctions on Russia. This time the sanctions will have significant bite, targeting the country’s primary issuances of domestic Rouble-denominated government bonds. The sanctions come into effect on 14 June 2021 by an executive order[…..]
The Russian Government Commission has approved the draft law of the Ministry of Economic Development on a simplified procedure for issuing residence permits to foreigners in exchange for investments, according to two sources close to the Cabinet. The proposal will also include an extension to family members of the applicant. The draft law must now[…..]
The UK is following an identical path to Russia in developing trade relations with India, ASEAN and East Asia Corporates from both could team up to take advantage of each other’s strengths, some including Free Trade Agreements one has but the other doesn’t. Op/Ed by Chris Devonshire-Ellis British Trade officials have stated that there is[…..]
Op/Ed by Chris Devonshire-Ellis Talks concerning Afghan Peace Process Bilateral trade has significantly increased, with Pakistan looking at an EAEU Free Trade Agreement Securing the region is essential to link Central and South Asian trade and infrastructure connectivity
Op/Ed by Chris Devonshire-Ellis Discussions largely aimed at the Afghanistan Peace Process Dismissive of Indian QUAD Alliance Mutual Investment in Covid vaccine production Talks included India-EAEU Free Trade Agreement
The construction of a cable car link over the Amur River to connect Russia’s Blagoveshchensk and China’s Heihe cities has started in Blagoveshchensk. The first pile was driven into the Russian shore today.
The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and China’s Tibetan based TopRidge Pharma have agreed to produce over 100 million doses of Russia’s anti-coronavirus vaccine Sputnik V annually in China, the Fund said on Thursday. “The Russian Direct Investment Fund and TopRidge Pharma (a subsidiary company of one of China’s pharmaceutical market leaders, Tibet Rhodiola Pharmaceutical Holding) have agreed[…..]
Faster application process introduced New procedures from August 24, 2021 Russia has amended its Federal Law “On Foreign Investments in the Russian Federation”, with changes coming into force on August 24 this year.
Servicing China-Europe routes Possibility to connect trans-continental routes with the International North-South Transport Corridor
Potential for numerous African-EAEU Free Trade Agreements Africa increasingly being seen as a competitive manufacturing export market with a growing consumer base Mirroring China’s developments in Africa Op/Ed by Chris Devonshire-Ellis The Russia-Africa 2021 conference was held from March 19, with the theme “Directions and Opportunities for Industrial and Investment Cooperation”. The platform was initiated by[…..]