As Sweden's navy goes on its sixth day of hunting a suspected Russian submarine, Swedish defense officials announced that they intend to force the mystery vessel, if found, to surface "with armed force, if necessary."
Christophe de Margerie, the CEO of French oil major Total, was killed Monday evening after a snowplow collided with his private jet during takeoff at Moscow's Vnukovo Airport.
Christophe de Margerie, CEO of French energy giant Total, was killed on the runway of Moscow's Vnukovo Airport on Monday night when his private airplane struck a snowplow.
Nearly a quarter of Russians believe that the United States poses a bigger terrorist threat to their country than radical Islamists, a survey published Tuesday showed.
When Moscow's famous Bolshoi Theater opened its doors to a group of Instagram users, social media marketing and a love of all things ballet combined to produce some impressive photos.
Arts & Ideas
Russia and Abroad
Itĺs a challenging time for German and Russian businesses, especially smaller and mid-sized companies. Some had recently localized production in Russia, making long-term commitments to the country. Large investment funds had been looking for prospects in the real estate market. Now some of these investors have put their plans on hold.
The Austrian season of culture, which took place in Russia in 2013 and 2014, gave artists from both countries an unprecedented opportunity for creative exchange and joint projects. The cooperation of institutes and artists from all areas of culture expanded far beyond the framework of particular events.
Moscow Times Guides
A darling of foreign investors, the automobile industry is withering amid the general economic slowdown, but another star, pharmaceuticals, is on the horizon. The value of medicines produced last year increased 13 per cent, compared to the previous year, according to Industry and Trade Minister Denis Manturov.
Russiaĺs hotel and hospitality business is booming ľ with uniquely designed hostelries, updated Soviet chic, more spaces to congregate and celebrate, and summer menus to welcome the warm weather.