CFRIES

Centre Franco-Russe d’Intelligence Economique et Stratégique

20 septembre 2006

La Russie, rébus, mystère ou énigme ?, par Yves de Kerdrel

La chronique d'Yves de Kerdrel Publié le 19 septembre 2006 Les économistes devraient apprendre à se méfier des périodes estivales. C'est souvent quand les boursiers font plus attention aux horaires de marée qu'à ceux des cotations ou aux arrêtés des garde-pêches qu'aux communiqués de la Fed, que se déroulent les secousses telluriques les plus marquantes. Qu'on se souvienne par exemple du 15 août 1971 qui a vu Richard Nixon mettre fin à la convertibilité du dollar et donc aux accords de Bretton Woods. Qu'on se souvienne aussi de... [Lire la suite]
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19 septembre 2006

Russian's Upton Park for it

By VIKKI ORVICESeptember 04, 2006 RUSSIAN billionaire Badri Patarkatsishvili revealed last night he fancies investing in West Ham. The Georgian, who made his fortune working for exiled Boris Berezovsky, has revealed he and Berezovsky had invested in Brazilians Corinthians and were now thinking of doing so with the Hammers. He said: “I have a couple of football investments with friends that I am reluctant to mention. I think money has a wonderful habit of flowing where it feels comfortable.” Corinthians is supposedly owned by... [Lire la suite]
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19 septembre 2006

Shell setback in Russia project

POSTED: 1320 GMT (2120 HKT), September 18, 2006 MOSCOW, Russia (Reuters) -- Russia's resources ministry said on Monday it had canceled its own ecological approvals for Royal Dutch Shell's Sakhalin-2 project, which could effectively halt the $20 billion project. The move follows weeks of wrangling between the ministry and the company over ecological compliance and the ministry promised last week to sue Shell in courts to withdraw all permissions. It was not clear whether the first hearing will still take place on September 21... [Lire la suite]
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19 septembre 2006

Russia’s Governance Worse Than That of Zambia, Uganda and Swaziland — WB

Created: 18.09.2006 11:18 MSK (GMT +3), Updated: 11:18 MSK MosNews According to a World Bank report that was released on Friday, Sept. 15, Russia is comparable to Swaziland, Zambia and Kazakhstan in how it governs. The report, titled “Governance Matters: A Decade of Measuring the Quality of Governance”, ranked Russia 151st among 208 countries in terms of voice and accountability, political stability, effectiveness of the government, the quality of regulatory bodies, the rule of law and control over corruption. The indicators... [Lire la suite]
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