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The court decision is based on the fact that Montenegro is allegedly not the legal successor of the Union of Serbia and Montenegro and therefore should not be liable for its obligations under the investment protection treaty with the Russian Federation.
After the resignation of Nursultan Nazarbayev as the President of Kazakhstan and election of Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, the power balance in the national political elite started changing. People close to the country’s leadership are reshuffled. This has directly affected young oligarch and investor Kenes Rakishev. Many online portals are publishing information about suspicious schemes pulled off by the ‘pocket investor’; some of them claim that his accounts are blocked, while Rakishev is on the run. The oligarch is actively refuting such rumors; however, his prospects do not seem rosy nowadays.
The ten-year conflict over control of TogliattiAzot (ToAZ) seems to have entered the final stage. It is still far to the end, but the plot, which began as a thriller, has already turned into a judicial drama. The Irish High Court prohibited the minor shareholder of the holding Dmitry Mazepin, from taking any action against TogliattiAzot. At least until the final verdict of the Irish justice. Majoritarians are celebrating, and the market is waiting: will the Russian Themis turn away from Mazepin, too?
The murder of a nine-year-old girl in Saratov raised discussion about lifting the moratorium on death penalty in Russia. What do you think about it?
Employee of the Russia’s presidential administration, Oleg Smolenkov, turned out to be a spy. What do you think about it?
|One spy managed to escaped, but there are many others who are still operating|
|Russian government has potential spies with overseas property, as well as wives and children living abroad|
|This can’t be true, Russian officials are all patriots|
|This is a fake espionage scandal made up out of political motives|