A Russian stadium had to add enormous bleachers for the World Cup — and it looks frightening

Lars Baron/Getty Images Yekaterinburg Arena had to go through a bit of a makeover before it was ready to make its World Cup debut. The Arena did not initially meet the World Cup .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 13th, 2018

World Cup boost for Germany as Neuer returns to training after injury

Germany is set to open Group F with a clash against Mexico on June 17, at the Luzhinki stadium in the Russian capital Moscow.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 25th, 2018

Saudi Crown Prince meets Russia"s President Putin; discusses oil market rebalancing

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman met Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of G20 summit in Argentina on Saturday and discussed areas of cooperation including rebalancing the world oil market, the Saudi Press Agency reported......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 1st, 2018

Russian Bank "Fat Finger" Gives Poor African Country Loan Equal To Six Times Its GDP

The impoverished state of Central African Republic - one of the poorest countries in the world - landed a paper windfall on Tuesday, when Russian .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 28th, 2018

Sentiment Scale Reveals Which Words Pack The Most Punch

For world leaders, journalists, CEOs, or anyone who has ever had to explain a dicey report card, word selection can have an enormous impact on how a message is perceived. Does it make any difference whether a presentation went quite good versus pr.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 17th, 2018

Russia to boycott World Economic Forum if its tycoons barred

Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says Moscow will boycott the annual World Economic Forum in the Swiss ski resort of Davos if it fails to lift restrictions on the attendance of Russian businessmen......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 13th, 2018

With Russian support, China broadcasts export ambitions at air show

China paraded industrial and military clout and sent deliberate signals to Western rivals that its aerospace and arms industries aim to catch them up on world markets, while playing down trade tensions at the nation's largest air show this week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 9th, 2018

World"s Largest Asset Manager Warns: The Dollar"s Days As Global Reserve Currency Are Numbered

Have BlackRock CEO Larry Fink and Russian President Vladimir Putin been comparing notes? In comments that sound eerily similar to a warning issued by .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 7th, 2018

Most Expensive Stadiums Around the World

Every owner in professional sport wants to have the best team in the league. Many also want to have the best field and finest stadium. Over the past decade or so, there has been a surge in the number........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstNov 7th, 2018

Russian Diamond Giant Signs Onto De Beers" Blockchain Tracking Platform

Alrosa, the world's second-largest diamond producer, is joining the blockchain pilot program spearheaded by De Beers to trace the stones' provenance......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 29th, 2018

Russian fund CEO says Saudi economic drive important for world

Saudi Arabia's economic transformation plan is important for the world, the chief executive of the Russian sovereign wealth fund Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 23rd, 2018

Putin Announces New Hypersonic Weapon Will Be Deployed In "Months"

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that Moscow would deploy new Avangard hypersonic glider warheads in the "coming months," adding that Russia's hypersonic program is the most advanced in the world, according to.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 22nd, 2018

Caviar Introduces First iPhone XS Connected To A Mechanical Watch

The Russian luxury brand Caviar introduced the first iPhone in the world connected to a watch with an open mechanism .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 17th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. women secure 2019 World Cup berth

The Americans beat Jamaica 6-0 in a semifinal game of the Concacaf Women’s Championship on Sunday night at Toyota Stadium, clinching a spot in the 2019 Women’s World Cup in France......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 15th, 2018

Global energy bosses tell Trump that world needs Russian gas

Global energy bosses assembled in Moscow on Wednesday said the world needed Russian gas to keep the lights on, in a clear message to U.S. President Donald Trump who has warned he may impose sanctions on Russian gas export projects......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 3rd, 2018

Global energy bosses send Trump a message: world needs Russian gas

Global energy bosses assembled in Moscow on Wednesday said the world needed Russian gas to keep the lights on, in a clear message to U.S. President Donald Trump who has warned he may impose sanctions on Russian gas export projects......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 3rd, 2018

World"s biggest shipping firm tests Russian Arctic route

Denmark's A.P. Moller-Maersk, the world's biggest shipping group, says one its cargo vessels has successfully passed through the Russian Arctic on a one-off trial journey as a result of melting sea ice......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 28th, 2018

Amnesty Int"l: Firm at Qatar 2022 World Cup not paying wages

Amnesty International is accusing a contractor involved in building a stadium for the 2022 FIFA World Cup of not paying its workers......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 26th, 2018

Japan, Russia See Way Out of 70-Year Squabble

Japanese and Russian leaders agreed to study joint rule of contested islands seized by Moscow at the end of World War II, offering a road map to re-establishing full diplomatic relations after seven decades......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 12th, 2018

World leaders are standing behind the UK after it charged 2 Russians over the poisoning of a former Russian spy

Jack T.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 6th, 2018

U.S. goes to WTO to challenge Russian response to Trump"s steel tariffs

The United States launched a complaint against Russia at the World Trade Organization on Wednesday, challenging a "special protective measure" imposed on U.S. imports in response to U.S. President Donald Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminum......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 29th, 2018