Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is ready to hold snap parliamentary elections and could share power with a "healthy" opposition. Russia, along with Iran, has been Assad's principle...Show More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin called for Kiev-Donbas dialogue stressing that amendments to the Ukrainian constitution on the granting of more autonomy to the country’s southeastern regions (Donbas) must be introduced after talks with the self-proclaimed Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics (DPR and LPR).
They have met more than a dozen times and stood shoulder to shoulder during Thursday’s military parade here. But the once-vaunted relationship between the Chinese president, Xi Jinping, and Russia’s leader, Vladimir V. Putin, has come...Show More Summary
VLADIVOSTOK, Russia (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin called on Friday to establish an international coalition on extremism, saying he had talked with U.S. President Barack Obama about the initiative.
Vladimir Putin said Russia and the United States are both interested in creating an international anti-terrorism coalition, adding that the issue had been already discussed with the US President.
VLADIVOSTOK, Russia (Reuters) - Russia is interested in both foreign and domestic investment, especially in the country's Far East region, President Vladimir Putin told the Eastern Economic Forum on Friday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for additional measures to decrease transport and energy costs for business and proposed extending the free port regime from the Far East city of Vladivostok to other cities in the region during his speech at the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok.
Russian President Vladimir Putin kicks off the inaugural Eastern Economic Forum (EEF)’s opening ceremony with an address to the nation.
Russian president Vladimir Putin will arrive to Vladivostok to participate in the second day of the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF).
BEIJING/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to China produced a clutch of new deals on Thursday, but failed to secure funding for vital infrastructure projects, underscoring the limits to a relationship Moscow casts as a counterweight to the West.
A low oil price will dent growth and public revenues, and Russia needs rebalancing. Yet President Vladimir Putin can hold the line by drawing on reserves and even inflating regional deficits, while the rouble’s fall helps competitiveness. That could enable a fragile equilibrium.
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Venezuelan counterpart Nicolas Maduro agreed on joint actions to promote the growth of the oil prices.
South Korea's President Park Geun-hye ranked along with Russia's President Vladimir Putin as the star VIP at the grand parade marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II in China -- or, as the Chinese preferred to describe it, their "victory" over Japan. The presence of Ms. Park [...]
Russian President Vladimir Putin said that Russia and Laos should take advantage of Laos's chairmanship of ASEAN in 2016 to expand trade and economic relations between countries.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived at the military parade in Beijing which marks the 70th anniversary of China’s victory in the War of Resistance against Japan and the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has made one small misstep in his efforts to show regular Russians how vital and relatable he is. In a bizarre photo shoot set in the gym of the state residence in Sochi, Russia, Putin pumped iron alongside Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. Show More Summary
President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that the implementation of bilateral agreements between Russia and Vietnam would contribute to peace and security in the Asia-Pacific region, a statement on Kremlin’s website said.
This year’s MAKS aviation expo once again demonstrated the military might of Russia and also provided Russian President Vladimir Putin with an opportunity to transform the traditional event into what French media named a “showcase for economic diplomacy.”
Russian President Vladimir Putin is due to visit China on September 2-3 to take part in events commemorating the 70th anniversary of Japan’s surrender in World War II.
Moscow and Beijing have common economic development targets, a shared view on the history of World War II and a joint responsibility for ensuring global stability, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in a written interview with the Russian state news agency TASS and China’s Xinhua news agency.