Boost for left-wing parties ahead of French general election — RT EN

Left-wing parties that have all but disappeared from the French political landscape have found a new lease of life in an alliance formed by Jean-Luc Mélenchon. President Emmanuel Macron’s agenda is shaky, Mélenchon’s plans differ greatly from those of the French President. A new parliament will be elected in France on Sunday. But the country […]

Uruguay rejects any sanctions against Russia and wants to boost bilateral trade — RT EN

27 Apr 2022 9:51 pm Uruguay has so far not supported Western sanctions against Russia in connection with the Ukraine war. The South American country’s ambassador in Moscow, Daniel Castillos, sees his diplomatic task as strengthening bilateral trade. Uruguayan Ambassador to Russia Daniel Castillos spoke at an event in the Russian capital Moscow, according to […]

India to boost trade with Russia in domestic currencies — RT DE

15 mar 2022 6:00 p.m Russia and India are reportedly working to set up a rupee-ruble trading mechanism. This is intended to boost trade in national currencies between countries and circumvent western sanctions. India, the world’s third largest oil consumer, is considering buying Russian crude and other commodities at discounted prices in domestic currency. This […]

Russia’s SWIFT Exclusion Will Boost Non-US Dollar Trades — RT DE

12 mar 2022 12:33 p.m Turkish business officials say decoupling Russian banks from SWIFT could boost local currency trading. According to the Turkish Exporters Association, the shutdown will not affect shipments of agricultural products to Russia. The exclusion of Russian banks from the SWIFT payment system will boost trade between Russia and Turkey in the […]