By Ray McNally

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Russian Vladivostok May Become Special Economic Zone – China Lawmaker

Russia13:34 29.05.2017Get short URLMOSCOW (Sputnik) — The Russian Far East city of Vladivostok could become the first special economic zone within China's One Belt, One Road (OBOR) initiative, President of Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences and member of National People’s Congress of China Wang Zha...

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Russian Exports to US Rise Despite Sanctions – Russian Trade Envoy

Russia13:28 29.05.2017(updated 13:39 29.05.2017) Get short URLMOSCOW (Sputnik) – The volume of the Russian exports to the United States is increasing despite US sanctions and cooler bilateral relations, Russia's Trade Envoy Alexander Stadnik told Sputnik on Monday. “During this crisis, in 2014 – 201...

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Modi Embarks on Four Nation Tour, Trade and Terror High on Agenda

Politics13:24 29.05.2017(updated 13:31 29.05.2017) Get short URLNew Delhi (Sputnik) – Trade and investment will be the focus of discussion between Modi and Merkel and both the countries likely to sign agreements to boost bilateral trade. Germany has also expressed its willingness to share technologi...

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Little Gentleman: Baby Elephant Defends His Mommy From Tourists

A group of tourists was on a safari trip at Kruger National Park in South Africa when they met this elephant family. In this amusing footage they captured on January 7, the clumsy baby elephant was stomping and swinging his trunk angrily trying to keep tourist away from his mother. "We had to drive...

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More US Businesses to Attend SPIEF Than in 2016

Business13:08 29.05.2017(updated 13:09 29.05.2017) Get short URLMOSCOW (Sputnik) — The number of US businesses planning to attend the upcoming St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) in Russia will be larger compared to the previous year, with the US delegation more heavyweight, Russia's...

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German Foreign Ministry Confirms Normandy Format Meeting May 30

Politics12:57 29.05.2017(updated 15:29 29.05.2017) Get short URLBERLIN (Sputnik) — Berlin has confirmed the holding of a working meeting in the Normandy format on Ukraine in Berlin on May 30 at the level of deputy foreign ministers and political directors, German Foreign Ministry spokesman Martin Sc...