Russian President Vladimir Putin talks during his meeting with workers after riding a train across the bridge linking Russia and Crimean Peninsula at Taman railways station on December 24, 2019 near Anapa, Russia. Mikhail Svetlov | Getty Images News | Getty Images Improving Russian citizens’ living standards is President Vladimir […]

Aerial photo of Taicang port container terminal, Suzhou City, Jiangsu Province in China, Oct. 4, 2021. Finn | Barcroft Media | Getty Images BEIJING — China reported disappointing growth in imports in September, while exports beat expectations, according to data released Wednesday by the customs agency. Imports in U.S. dollar […]

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with U.S. President Joe Biden at Villa La Grange in Geneva, Switzerland June 16, 2021. SPUTNIK | via REUTERS Love him or loathe him, there’s no doubt that Russian President Vladimir Putin has been instrumental in keeping Russia firmly on the global geopolitical […]