Russiaís agriculture ministry expects grain harvest of 100 mln tonnes this year.

Ministry is satisfied with the condition of winter crops and the regionís preparedness for the spring sowing campaign.

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Russia suggests creating Russia-Japan green corridor for pharmaceutical companies.

Moscow has suggested to Tokyo that a green corridor be created for pharmaceutical companies, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Olga Golodets said ahead of a meeting with Japanís Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Hiroshige Seko on Saturday.

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Russia's Arkhangelsk Region to have second advance-development territory.

The Arkhangelsk Region will set up the second advance-development territory in Novodvinsk, a mono-industrial city which is located in the Russian Arctic zone.

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Russiaís cutting-edge technologies were presented in MOSTI.

Russian Business Council for Cooperation with Malaysia held a round table meeting with representatives of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation of Malaysia to present newest Russian innovative technologies. 

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Russiaís top bank expects countryís digital economy to reach $1.1 trillion by 2025.

The Russian president put digital economy on the list of main goals of the countryís strategic development until 2025.

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Russia to become one of leaders in global agriculture in coming years.

Russia's exports of agricultural produce and foods surged 16-folds as compared to 2000, according to the president Putin.

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Rosatom to continue supplying equipment to European Organization for Nuclear Research despite Russiaís refusal to be a member.

Rosatom would continue to cooperate with the European Organization for Nuclear Research if requested.

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Sberbank takes lead in capitalization among banks of continental Europe.

Sberbank is the main creditor of the Russian economy and holds the largest share on the deposit market.

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Russia may introduce tax free system by World Cup in all cities hosting event.

On February 12, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree on introducing a tax free shopping pilot program at airports in four Russian regions.

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Bank of Russia may switch to neutral monetary policy more quickly.

The existing balance of risks suggests the possibility of a faster transition from moderately tight to neutral monetary policy.

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