Search: Economy,France,Russia (4 materials)

Does it worth Germany and France taking refuge into the arms of Russia and China?

... anti-American forces will gain the upper hand in Germany and push it into the arms of Russia and China, Wolfgang Ischinger said in an interview. The chairman of the Munich... ... Germany while Germany is building a gas pipeline with Russia, Nordstream 2, to run its economy and resell gas around Europe. He is also right to state that, Europe’s defense... ... makes the rules.” Hence, Counter Narco-terrorism Alliance Germany, urges Germany and France not to giving up on the United States because of Trump, rather push for counter...


Indifference Threatens RussiaFrance Relations

The relations framework established during General de Gaulle’s 1966 visit to Russia allowed the countries to withstand the trial by sanctions 300 years of Russia-France diplomatic relations have been marked by a lot of events that seriously affected their development. The interest for Russia seems to have reduced among the French elite, involved in foreign policy making. Leading French media create quite a negative ...


Neither Catastrophe nor Structural Reforms

... notwithstanding, France was the second largest investor after Germany, boasting accumulated investments of 12 billion euro in various sectors – from the defense industry to retail trade. In fact, French enterprises can be found in all segments of the Russian economy. As for foreign trade, France came in behind Germany and Italy, which import Russian gas, but used to export more high-tech items. Today French exports are damaged for two reasons. First, Russia's economy has weakened and the country is importing fewer goods. The second reason ...


There Has Been No Downturn in Russian-French Relations

... to surpass the 2011 level, which means that the future trend is on the upward curve. Interestingly, turnover began growing during the 2008-2009 crisis when Russian overall foreign trade was on the decline, but not with France. Photo: Arnaud Dubien France is the third largest investor in Russian economy. Which sectors are most attractive for French capital and which lag behind? For starters, I should make it clear that in 2011 and 2012, France was the third largest provider of FDI in Russia, but through offshore investments, which in essence ...


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  1. In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
    U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements  
     33 (31%)
    U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity  
     30 (28%)
    U.S. wants to dissolve Russia  
     24 (22%)
    U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China  
     21 (19%)
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