28 June 2022

Yacht of wealthiest Russian oligarch docked in haven Dubai


DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The man considered to be the wealthiest oligarch in Russia, who has been photographed playing ice hockey with President Vladimir Putin, joins a growing list of those transferring - or, sailing - their prized assets to Dubai as the West tightens its massive sanctions program on Russia’s economy.Vladimir Potanin, head of the world’s largest refined nickel and palladium producer, may not be sanctioned by the United States or Europe yet; such sanctions could roil [...]