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2009-09-23 13:20:00

CLEVELAND, BROOKLYN, N.Y. and MOSCOW, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Forest City Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: FCEA and FCEB) today announced that its New York-based subsidiary, Forest City Ratner Companies, Inc.

2009-05-30 13:30:48

A Russian billionaire is denying a report he intends to build a luxury resort hotel on Turkey's Aegean coast, his spokesman says. A spokesman for metals magnate Mikhail Prokhorov said Saturday there's no truth to a report published in The Milliyet daily newspaper that Prokhorov is readying plans for a seven star Turkey hotel, RIA Novosti reported. It is untrue, the spokesman said.

2009-05-22 23:04:39

A gold mining community in Siberia has received a financial boost from the richest man in Russia, who has decided to register as a resident. Mikhail Prokorov's action means that his tax payments will go to the local budget of Krasnoyarsk Territory, where the village of Yeruda is located, RIA Novosti reported.

2008-07-24 21:00:29

MOSCOW. July 24 (Interfax) - Mikhail Prokhorov's Onexim Group has decided not to take part in a tender for the giant Udokan copper field in Russia's Chita region, Onexim general director Dmitry Razumov told journalists on Thursday.

2008-07-06 09:00:17

By Mark Leftly Prokhorov backs merger of nickel and aluminium miners to form a $100bn rival to a united BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov has called for the creation of a $100bn Russian mining champion, ahead of an intense boardroom battle with former friend and business partner Vladimir Potanin tomorrow.

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