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  1. What Russia's rouble crisis can teach an overconfident ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NEWS.com.au

    Russian President Vladimir Putin can easily beat Ukraine to win control of the Crimean Peninsula but he has been losing in another battlefield in the past few weeks - the global currency markets. What does the Russian currency crisis really mean for China and the Chinese people? Russia has been considered China's "older big brother" since Mao Zedong's times but last week we began to see headlines in global media about how President Xi Jinping could offer a helping hand to Putin to get Russia out of its worsening economic crisis.

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  2. Fake Kremlin Resort in Turkey Dragged Down by Real Ruble Crash in RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Skift

    When Turkish conglomerate MNG Holding built the 874-room Kremlin Palace Hotel in beachfront Antalya in 2003, its aim was to make Russian tourists feel at home with a replica of its namesake, the landmark Moscow fortress. After the ruble's recent collapse, it could also leave them feeling poorer.

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  3. Hanoi Hilton - There but for the grace of God go IRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    The Washington Decoded website has just published a revealing analysis of the interrogation of captured American Electronic Warfare crews by the North Vietnamese, Chinese, and Russians. As a former EB-66 navigator, who flew 104 combat missions over North Vietnam and the Ho Chi Minh Trail in Laos, I found that this report made for some fascinating reading because I flew those missions in an Electronic Warfare aircraft, the Douglas EB-66.

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  4. Local Rocker Turns LiteraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Mikhail Sindalovsky, famed as the drummer of St. Petersburg ska-pop legends Dva Samolyota, has turned author since he moved to Israel in September 2010. Having completed more than 500 of what he calls 'mini-stories' dealing with the band and his life in St. Petersburg and Tel-Aviv, he is raising funds for publishing an actual book on a crowd-funding website.

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  5. Chaos in Russia: People Are Panic-Buying Furniture And Cars After Ruble CrashesRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Watersblogged

    A woman waits in a line to pay for her purchases at the IKEA store on the outskirts of Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. The collapse of the ruble has forced companies operating in Russia to undertake extreme measures in an effort to remain profitable as the cost of imports skyrockets.

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  6. Armenian president to attend two meetings in MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, December 19. / ARKA /. Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan will travel December 22 evening to Moscow on a working visit, his press service reported.

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  7. The collapse of Russian rouble means there are plenty of bargains to be hadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Daily Mail

    Putin's great Christmas giveaway: Fly to Moscow and back before Christmas to get Frozen castles, diamond necklaces, Nikon cameras and Apple computers at knockdown prices thanks to collapse of the rouble If you've left your Christmas shopping until the last minute, the place to go for the best bargains this year is undoubtedly Moscow, with astonishing savings on leading brands due to the collapse of the Russian rouble. On a range of glittering potential gifts, we found savings of thousands of pounds compared with British high streets thanks to the Vladimir Putin effect - and, what's even better, you can been there and back before Christmas Eve.

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  8. How some Chinese are cashing in on Russian ruble's slideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | ABS-CBN News

    In Blagoveshchensk on Russia's side of the Chinese border, Mou Jiani has turned her home into a warehouse, stocking up on Apple Inc iPhones, handbags and milk powder to sell back home as Chinese shoppers take advantage of the ruble's slide. Chinese workers and overseas students in Russia have been snapping up goods at low prices caused by the steep fall in Russian ruble rates before brands can adjust them.

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  9. Europe is rapidly losing its share in the Russian e-commerce market...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The St. Petersburg Times

    China's yuan headed for its worst day in six years on Dec. 9, leading losses among emerging Asian currencies. Photo: Pixabay Europe is rapidly losing its share in the Russian e-commerce market to Chinese firms whose steady growth in the region has been fueled by this year's headlong devaluation of the ruble.

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  10. There's a Fake Kremlin in Turkey, and Lots of Russians With Wilted RublesRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Bloomberg

    When Turkish conglomerate MNG Holding built the 874-room Kremlin Palace Hotel in beachfront Antalya in 2003, its aim was to make Russian tourists feel at home with a replica of its namesake, the landmark Moscow fortress. After the ruble's recent collapse, it could also leave them feeling poorer.

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  11. Chinese Shopping 'Agents' Cash in on Russian Currency SlideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  12. Chinese shopping "agents" cash in on Russian currency slideRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Reuters

    In Blagoveshchensk on Russia's side of the Chinese border, Mou Jiani has turned her home into a warehouse, stocking up on Apple Inc iPhones, handbags and milk powder to sell back home as Chinese shoppers take advantage of the rouble's slide. Chinese workers and overseas students in Russia have been snapping up goods at low prices caused by the steep fall in Russian rouble rates before brands can adjust them.

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  13. Poll: 80 percent back Putin even as ruble...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this Thursday, Dec. 10, 2009 file photo people walk past a huge Christmas tree installed in Red Square, with St. Basil Cathedral, center, the Kremlin's Spassky Tower, right back, and Lenin Mausoleum, right, in Moscow, Russia. By all accounts, President Vladimir Putin has had a horrible year: Russia's currency has lost more than half its value, the economy is heading toward recession and he has become a pariah in the West.

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  14. Italian Renaissance at Pushkin MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | ANSA.it

    Moscow, December 17 - The Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts in Moscow is hosting an exhibit on Italian Renaissance paintings with the Madonna and Child as a common theme. "Piero della Francesca and contemporary artists.

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  15. USD Appreciation And Its Effect On Armenia's Tourist Industry: OpinionsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Groong

    USD APPRECIATION AND ITS EFFECT ON ARMENIA'S TOURIST INDUSTRY: OPINIONS 21:55 * 16.12.14 Armenia has entered the winter tourism season. Representatives of Armenia's tourist industry think it is too early to make any forecasts, but they are sure that the USD appreciation against the Armenian dram will affect outgoing tourists.

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  16. Do #EmptyShelves Await Tomorrow's Russia?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Global Voices Online

    Our global community of volunteers work hard every day to bring you the world's underreported stories -- but we can't do it without your help. Support our editors, technology, and advocacy campaigns with a donation to Global Voices! See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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  17. China planning eastern Europe transport hubRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Deutsche Welle

    Chinese leaders are visiting Belgrade to advance projects such as their plan to turn Greece's port of Piraeus into a hub for China's trade with Europe. The talks involve 16 heads of central and eastern European nations.

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  18. So long Alps, hello Sochi: ruble dive keeps Russians homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Yahoo!

    Like many Russians, Maria Pchelkina enjoys winter holidays abroad, but the ruble crash means this time she'll swap the cottage she'd been eying in Finland for a staycation in Saint-Petersburg. The 40-year-old English language teacher is just one of many forced to give up winter vacation plans amid the collapse of the Russian currency, which has lost around "We don't know what to expect from this crisis and would rather not spend our savings on travelling," she said.

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  19. Why Switzerland and Russia 'need each other'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Swissinfo

    Note that you can only reproduce articles signed "[journalist], swissinfo.ch" If you wish to use more articles per week, please feel free to contact us Why Switzerland and Russia 'need each other'Mikhail Shishkin 16.00.2014 What do Fyodor Dostoevsky, the great humanist writer who was moved by "the tears of a child", and Vladimir Lenin, who sent out orders from the Kremlin to shoot hostages, have in common? Not much. But they did both hate Switzerland.

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  20. Mr. Modi, You Must Solve India's Serious Globalization ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Forbes.com

    East Asians speak of other East Asians they consider too Occidentalised as "bananas" - yellow outside, white inside. I may be the opposite.

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