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  • MOSCOW, April 12- A company controlled by Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich and partners has offered $158 million to buy 0.79 percent of shares in Norilsk Nickel to increase its stake in the mining giant to more than 6 percent, Norilsk said on Tuesday. Abramovich, owner of Chelsea soccer club, and his partners in Crispian Investments Limited already own 5.5...

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  • Christie's auctions off watches including the world's most expensive Rolex.

    Christie's could sell $500M of art in a single night, including a "masterpiece" by Lucian Freud.

  • Vladimir Putin, Russia's president, addresses a meeting of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP) during Russia Business Week in Moscow, Russia, on Thursday, March 20, 2014.

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  • LONDON, Oct 12- Russian businessman Boris Berezovsky will pay 35 million pounds towards the legal fees of Chelsea Football Club owner Roman Abramovich after failing in a $6 billion London court battle with his former protege, lawyers said.

  • LONDON-- A British court has ordered self-exiled Russian tycoon Boris Berezovsky to pay 35 million pounds in legal costs to fellow Russian Roman Abramovich after losing a lawsuit against him.

  • Sepura gains 3.8 percent after an upbeat first half trading update from the digital communications firm, highlighting new business wins in North America. A healthy order book and robust pipeline of opportunities offers confidence in ongoing progress, " Liberum Capital says in a note repeating its" buy "rating on Sepura.

  • MOSCOW, Oct 11- Russian coking coal miner Raspadskaya said on Thursday it sold 981,000 tonnes of coking coal concentrate in the third quarter, 8 percent less that in the previous three months.

  • Technology provider e2v Technologies falls 4 percent in heavy trading volumes of eight times its 90- day daily average after a warning that it would miss its targets for the year.

  • *Evraz buys out management stake in Raspadskaya. MOSCOW/ LONDON, Oct 4- Russia's Evraz has agreed to take control of coal miner Raspadskaya in an $800 million deal that will make the steelmaker self-sufficient in coking coal and turn it into Russia's largest producer of the steel ingredient.

  • MOSCOW-- Steelmaker Evraz is to gain control of one of Russia's largest coal mines after acquiring a half stake in Cyprus- based investment vehicle Corber Enterprises for an undisclosed sum.

  • MOSCOW, Oct 4- Evraz, Russia's largest steelmaker, is to take a majority stake in coal miner Raspadskaya in an $800 million cash and share deal designed to give it more control over the supply of coking coal, a key ingredient in steelmaking.

  • MOSCOW, Oct 4- Evraz, Russia's largest steelmaker, agreed to increase its stake in the Russian coal miner Raspadskaya by half to 82 percent, the company said on Thursday.