Rus News Journal

Fitch Ratings

declared decrease in ratings to two largest banks of Spain. As has explained the international agency, ratings Banco Santander and Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA) are lowered with A to BBB + first of all because the rating of a sovereign debt of Spain - with A - to BBB - and also owing to deterioration of forecasts concerning the Spanish economy on June, 7th has been lowered. If it was expected earlier that the economy next year will start to be restored, now analysts of agency expect that Spain will not get out of recession till the end of 2013. In a past week-end it became known about the plan of granting of Spain of the international financial help in volume 100 mlrd, but by yesterday the markets already had time to accustom with this news, and at 19:00 Moscow time the Spanish index IBEX showed symbolical decrease on 0,5 % - at decrease in a course of bank actions on 1 - 3 %.

Department of the finance

Company Gavorra Services Ltd.
owning 10,6 % of an authorised capital stock (8,44 % of ordinary actions) the Central telegraph has sold the share, has informed a source familiar with a course of the transaction. The actions belonging Gavorra, were in nominal derzhanii Open Company severo - the Western financial company . The interlocutor of agency has assumed that as the buyer the state holding " has acted; Svyazinvest now owning 38,25 % of an authorised capital stock (51 % of voting actions) the Central telegraph . According to the decree of the president of the Russian Federation to holding also should be transferred 21,78 - a percentage state share the Central telegraph in exchange for actions dopemissii; the package is estimated in 1,33 mlrd rbl.

the Prime

the Savings Bank
will give to Rostelecom two demand lines of credit on 30 mlrd rbl. everyone, is told in company materials. The Savings Bank has suggested to open the three-year demand line of credit under 8,99 % annual, five years` - under 9,6 %. Rostelecom involves means for refinancing of short-term debts and prolongation of a debt portfolio.


Nikolay Nikiforov,
the new Minister of Communications and mass communications, has headed the State commission on radio frequencies. Earlier this post occupied eks - head Minkomsvjazi Igor Schegolev. The corresponding governmental order of the Russian Federation is signed on June, 7th. Also the former assistant to the head of Ministry of Transport Andrey Nedosekov, the former head of department of information technology has been excluded from commission structure and communication of the government Alexey Popov and the former head Roskomnadzora Sergey Sitnikov.

RIA Novosti news agency

Vladislav Fedulov
has headed department of information technology and communication of the government of the Russian Federation, is told at the disposal of the government. The predecessor of mister Fedulov Alexey Popov, worked the head of department hardly is more than year, earlier has been dismissed under own request.

Anna Balashova

Open Society the Russian railways
discusses possibility of participation in railway infrastructural projects in Turkey, has informed a press - service of Open Society of the Russian Railway. the question of building of a corridor from Istanbul to Georgia through Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iran " Is studied; - it is told in the message. Details are not resulted. Besides, Russian Railway Open Society has informed that participates in prequalification on building about 700 km of the railways in the United Arab Emirates (for movement of trains with a speed 150 - 160 km/). Project cost can make about $2 billion Also Russian Railway Open Society considers projects on building of the easy underground in Kuwait and Saudi Arabia, modernisation of railway roads in Kenya.