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Mikhail Vladimirovich Mishustin, a Russian politician and economist, has served as Prime Minister of Russia since 16 January 2020. He previously served as Director of the Federal Taxation Service from 2010 to 2020.
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Russia reopens borders for its nationals to work, study and get treatment abroadRussians needing to work, study or care for relatives abroad are to be allowed to resume international travel for the first time since late March, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin said on Monday,..
Russia's PM says 'grounds for cautious optimism' in coronavirus fightThere are grounds for cautious optimism in Russia about the country's coronavirus outbreak, where the situation remains stable, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin said on Monday.
PM Mishustin says Russia's coronavirus outbreak reaching stabler phaseRussia's coronavirus outbreak is entering a more stable phase, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin said on Wednesday, while warning that restrictions should be lifted carefully in the 17 regions where..
Kremlin says Prime Minister Mishustin back to workRussian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin is back at work after being diagnosed with the new coronavirus, the Kremlin said on Tuesday.
Russia reports record daily rise in coronavirus cases after PM's infectionRussia on Friday reported a record daily rise in the number of confirmed coronavirus cases, a day after Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin announced he had been diagnosed with the new virus and was..
Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin tells Putin he has coronavirusRussian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin told President Vladimir Putin on Thursday that he had been diagnosed with the new coronavirus and was temporarily stepping down to recover.
Russian PM Mishustin diagnosed with the new coronavirusRussian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin told President Vladimir Putin on Thursday that he had been diagnosed with the new coronavirus.
Russian PM says coronavirus situation could become 'worst case scenario'Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin on Friday said the coronavirus situation in Russia could yet develop into a worst case scenario, and that the epidemic has not peaked there yet.
Russian finance ministry earmarks $18 billion for coronavirus crisisRussia's finance ministry has earmarked about 1.4 trillion rubles ($18 billion) to be used to fight the spread of the coronavirus and the economic fallout, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin told..
Russia weighs nationwide coronavirus lockdown after Moscow actsRussian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin asked regional governors to consider introducing a partial lockdown to halt the spread of coronavirus after Russia on Monday recorded its biggest one-day rise..
Russia's PM asks regions to consider Moscow-style coronavirus restrictions: RIAPrime Minister Mikhail Mishustin asked Russia's regional governors on Monday to consider imposing the same restrictions on movement to halt the spread of the coronavirus that have been imposed in..
Russian PM urges all citizens to stay at home, calls for tougher measures: InterfaxRussia on Friday urged its citizens to refrain from traveling, with the exception of essential trips, asking people to stay at home in an effort to stop the spread of coronavirus, the Interfax news..
Russia to use mobile phones to track people at risk of coronavirusRussian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin on Monday gave the authorities five days to develop a system to track people who have come into contact with anyone with coronavirus by using mobile phone..
Russia may deport foreign citizens infected with coronavirus: Ifax cites PMRussia may deport foreign citizens found to be infected with coronavirus, the Interfax news agency cited Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin on Monday said as saying.
Russian PM orders watchdog to draw up plan to prevent virus spreadPrime Minister Mikhail Mishustin ordered Russia's consumer safety watchdog to draw up and present a national plan to the government on Wednesday on ways to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
Mikhail who? Weary Russians welcome change of prime ministerFew people on the streets of Moscow on Thursday had heard of Mikhail Mishustin, the former Federal Tax Service chief plucked from relative obscurity by President Vladimir Putin this week to serve as..
Factbox: Russia's new PM pledges to accelerate work on national projectsRussia's new prime minister, Mikhail Mishustin, promised on Thursday to speed up work on achieving national goals set two years ago by President Vladimir Putin across a wide range of policy areas from..
Russian lawmakers approve Mishustin as PMRussia's lawmakers approved Mikhail Mishustin as prime minister on Thursday in a lower house vote, less than 24 hours after President Vladimir Putin nominated him for the role.
Russia's Putin confirms Mishustin as new prime ministerRussian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday signed a decree appointing Mikhail Mishustin as prime minister, shortly after the former head of the tax service won the backing of parliament.
Russia's Mishustin to pick new cabinet soonRussian prime minister-designate Mikhail Mishustin said on Thursday he will pick his new cabinet soon.
Russia's ruling party approves Putin's pick for new PMRussia's ruling party on Thursday unanimously backed President Vladimir Putin's surprise choice for prime minister, Mikhail Mishustin, a man with almost no political profile.
Russia's ruling party approves Mishustin as PM: aide to parliament speakerRussia's ruling party, United Russia, on Thursday unanimously approved Mikhail Mishustin's candidacy as prime minister ahead of a formal parliamentary vote, Anastasia Kashevarova, an aide to..
'Technocratic placeholder'? Putin picks low-profile tax chief as Russian PMMikhail Mishustin, President Vladimir Putin's surprise choice to become Russia's prime minister, is a tax chief with almost no political profile who analysts say could be a "technocratic placeholder."
Russia's parliament to consider new PM's candidacy on Thursday: RIARussia's lower house of parliament said on Wednesday it would decide on whether to approve Mikhail Mishustin, the head of the Federal Tax Service, as Russia's new prime minister on Thursday, the RIA..
Putin puts forward little-known tax chief as new Russian PM: KremlinRussian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday formally put forward Mikhail Mishustin, the little-known head of Russia's Federal Tax Service, to be Russia's new prime minister, the Kremlin said.