Russia and Vietnam aim to triple trade turnover by 2020

Moscow wants to boost economic ties with Hanoi, according to the Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. He said the two countries have agreed to nearly triple trade turnover by the end of next year. Medvedev is currently on an official visit to Vietnam where he has...

Canada’s crude crisis is accelerating

Canadian oil producers are in an increasingly tough predicament. With high and increasing oil demand around the globe over the last year, Canadian oil production has increased accordingly. All of this is simple and predictable economics, but now Canadian oil has hit a...

Moscow makes top 10 list of the world’s best cities

The Russian capital has been recognized as the world’s sixth-best metropolis in a ranking of 100 big cities, compiled by a North American consulting company Resonance. The study rated cities in accordance with the six key “pillars of place equity,” such as...