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2008-12-19 12:39:42

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin Friday said Russian companies should buy only Russian-made vehicles. Now that our producers are forced to slash production, I think it is absolutely unacceptable to spend money on acquiring foreign cars, Putin said.

2008-12-12 12:50:16

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin proposed several measures to support domestic agricultural equipment producers, including a temporary duty on imports. Putin said the duty should be set at 15 percent of the equipment's value.

2008-10-07 09:00:32

Text of "24" news report by corporate-owned Russian Ren TV on 7 October [Presenter] [Russian Prime Minister] Vladimir Putin today pleased all judo lovers.

2008-08-31 15:00:40

Excerpt from report by corporate-owned Russian news agency Interfax Nakhodka, 31 August: Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin is demanding that there be no delays with the construction of the East Siberia-Pacific Ocean oil pipeline (ESPO).

2008-08-01 03:00:32

The prime minister of Libya, on a visit to Moscow, said his country plans to buy arms from Russia. The minister, al-Baghdadi Ali al-Mahmoudi, met Thursday with his Russian counterpart, former President Vladimir Putin, the Novosti News Agency reported.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'