Search: Latin America,Russia (21 material)


A Russian Perspective on the Food Crisis

... urea-ammonia and phosphate fertilizers). Russia is ready to keep on strictly fulfilling its obligations under international contracts regarding shipments of agricultural products. We are aware of the importance of our wheat for the nations of Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East . In the current agricultural year, our exports will amount to 37 million tons of grain, next year we plan to increase it up to 50 million tons. Russia intends to continue providing humanitarian assistance, including through the UN World Food Program. Russia’s goal has always been to stabilize the situation in the world food market and to provide assistance to countries that need high-quality ...


Russia's vaccine can help Latin America, but faces obstacles

... and further test the vaccine and make it available worldwide later this year could help mediate the public health crisis in Latin America, which, with the United States and  India ranks as one of the three major Covid hotspots. In the Arab world, where ... ... the english language online version of Cairo-based Al Ahram, has given front page coverage to The Lancet article discussing Russia's new vaccine.For background purposes, look at the numbers. As of 30 August, Bolivia's neighbor Argentina has 401,239 cases ...


RIAC Work Plans on Latin American Track Discussed with Argentinian Ambassador Ricardo Lagorio

... General, had a meeting with Ricardo Lagorio, Ambassador of the Argentine Republic to the Russian Federation. On January 23, 2020, Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, had a meeting with Ricardo Lagorio, Ambassador of the Argentine Republic to the Russian Federation. The discussion focused on the Council’s 2020 work plans on Latin American research track, including the analytical report on relations between Russia and the countries of the continent, to be prepared jointly by RIAC and RAS Institute of Latin American Studies. The current foreign policy trends of Latin American ...


El Comercio names the senior Peruvian politicians involved in big Odebrecht scandal

... presidential and local elections going off over the next twelve months “political marketing” by globalist interests, the growing influence of narcocracies, and apologists for historically corrupt mainstream parties are alienating prospective voters in Latin America.This is happening at the very moment that their right to popular sovereignty is being threatened by social media conversations (mostly “fake news” that at best has a tangential connection to realpolitik) in the name of “transparency”and ...


Fighting the Routine and Thirsting for Innovation. The Economy of Latin American Countries

... Security // Mezhdunarodnye protsessy (“International Processes”), 2011 (3). (In Russian). [10] Davydov V. M., Yakovlev P., Shcherbakova A. V. Semenov V., Razumovsky D., Dlougaya E. Latin America On the Global Food Market . Moscow: Institute of Latin American Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 2015 (in Russian). [11] Key Statistics and Trends in International Trade 2014 // UNCTAD, United Nations, 2015. [12] United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (UNECLAC), Latin America and the Caribbean ...


Marcelo Montes: The Future of Mercosur Is Now in Question

... “big brother” is not as efficient as it seems. I am convinced that there can be no real integration if only one country has its interests fulfilled. Is there interest on behalf of Latin American countries to strengthen bilateral ties with Russia? Russia’s main clients in Latin America are the biggest economies of the region: Brazil, Mexico, and Argentina. The bilateral relations are much more important than regional cooperation as it is. It’s interesting that we cannot consider ideological realities here. From this ...


Russia's Interest to Latin America Undiminished

On October 3, 2015, RIAC used the platform of the 2nd international forum "Russia and Ibero-America in a Globalizing World: History and Modernity" held at St. Petersburg State University to present its report " Russia-Mexico Relations: Traditional Basics and Imperatives for Renovation " produced by Director of RAS Institute for Latin American Studies Vladimir Davydov and Ambassador Valery Morozov, both RIAC experts, who familiarized the audience with the key points of the paper. Dr. Davydov focused on the report's practical aspects, the staple of all RIAC's analytical materials,...


Battle for the Andes

... $700 million with its Peruvian partners. At the 2015 International Exhibition of Technology for Defense and Prevention of Natural Disasters (SITDEF), which took place in Lima in the middle of May, Shugaev stated that Peru was a strategic partner of Russia in Latin America. In 2015, Peru’s defence budget (which included national security) increased by 20 per cent compared to 2014. The main threats to peace in Peru are narcoterrorism and territorial disputes, as well as the active rearmament of its neighbours,...


Brazilian League for a Bear and a Panda

... bulging scientific and technical potential, political clout and military power, which is eagerly seeking new outlets to sell its own military hardware. As a result, both Russia and China have basically targeted the developing countries of Asia, Africa and Latin America. Both Russia and China have basically targeted the developing countries of Asia, Africa and Latin America. SIPRI expert Simon Wezeman believes that Russia should rush into Latin America due to the recent loss of several markets and problems with its key military-technical ...


A Panda and a Bear in the Caribbean

Russia and China in the Latin American Arms Market. Venezuela, Cuba, Nicaragua At Commission on Military-Technical Cooperation (MTC) session with Foreign States on January 27, 2014 Russian President Vladimir Putin encouraged those present to seek out new markets, in particular ...


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