russian economy

Highlights of Putin's Annual Year-End Press Conference

President Vladimir Putin covered a wide range of issues, including the state of the Russian economy, the modernization of the country's military, its defense spending, sanctions, the new arms race, as well as the country's foreign policy during a marathon press conference that lasted for nearl

Downfall Leveling Off: Why Russia's Economy is Set to Rebound in 2017

Even though the Russian economy is far from its best form, it is still showing signs of a rebound with consumer prices slowing down their growth, industrial production, transport and agriculture expanding and the number of poor and jobless people declining.