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PRESS DIGEST - RUSSIA - Aug 8

por Belen Buckley (2018-08-17)


MOSCOW, Aug 8 (Reuters) - The following are some stories in Russia's newspapers on Wednesday. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

VEDOMOSTI

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- Opposition leader Alexei Navalny has called on his supporters to stage rallies on September 9 to protest against the government's move to raise the retirement age.

- Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov could sell his stake in Arsenal football club for twice the amount he situs judi mix parlay paid for it 11 years ago, the daily says.

KOMMERSANT

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- Russia's largest non-government pension funds have invested almost 925 billion roubles ($14.34 billion) in Russian state debt this year, making up for the outflow of foreign investors from Russian treasury bonds, the daily says.

IZVESTIA

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- Russians have saved 1.5 trillion roubles in the first six months of 2018. The total amount held by Russians in savings has reached 32.3 trillion roubles, according to Russia's state statistics agency. ($1 = 64.5100 roubles) (Reporting by Tatiana Ustinova Editing by Tom Balmforth)

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