The Russian White, Russian Black, and Russian Tabby are breeds of cat created in 1971, derived from the Russian Blue. The Black and Tabby Russians came from the original mating which created the Russian White. It is appropriate to consider their origins first.
The Russian White Program
In the UK, Frances McLeod of Arctic began breeding Russian Whites and Russian Blacks in the 1960s.
In Australia, The Russian White program started on the 4 May 1971 by Dick and Mavis Jones of Myemgay Cattery. Below is an excerpt from an article by Mavis Jones.
China has emerged as a key economic lifeline for Russia after its invasion of Ukraine as the United States and its allies cut trade and imposed sanctions to choke off the Kremlin’s war effort ... Their growing trade ties have shifted Russian energy trade eastward and sparked criticism that China’s economic support is backing Russia’s war on Ukraine.
BRICS nations plan to create a money-transferring network competing with the SWIFT international payment system, RussianFinance MinisterAnton Siluanov says ... The Russian official said the economic bloc was looking for ways to replace international payment systems with mechanisms that will help promote trade between member states.
According to the president, the Russian economy requires ... The Russian leader emphasized that Western restrictions meant to weaken Russia are propelling its economic growth and offering new opportunities for creating jobs and strengthening education and technology in the country.
‘Dead’ Russian admiral says ‘life goes on’ after Ukraine claims he was killed in missile strike, new video shows ... He is also a leading Russian business person involved in economic sectors providing a substantial source of revenue to the Government of the Russian Federation.”.
The trip sparked Western concerns about a possible arms alliance in which North Korea would supply Putin with badly needed munitions to fuel his war on Ukraine in exchange for economic aid and advanced Russian technologies to enhance North Korea's nuclear and missile systems.
Wu was prosecuted for economic crimes in early 2018 after China's insurance regulators found Anbang, an insurance-to-property conglomerate, had violated laws and regulations which "may seriously endanger the solvency of the company." ... In 2017, Ye's CEFC agreed to buy a nearly $9.1 billion stake in Russian oil major Rosneft.
Russia, meanwhile, has emerged as a key supporter and armourer of the Myanmar generals with coup leader SeniorGeneral Min Aung Hlaing visiting Moscow, and Russian officials pictured frequently in Myanmar ... Some key economic portfolios were handed to General Mya Tun Oo, who was demoted and moved from defence minister to transport minister recently.
It began its counter-offensive in June but has acknowledged slow progress as its forces encounter lines of heavily fortified Russian defences ... But Russia's central bank warned this month that economic growth was set to slow in the second half of 2023, while ordinary Russians feel the pinch from rising prices.
It began its counter-offensive in June but has acknowledged slow progress as its forces encounter lines of heavily fortified Russian defences ... But Russia’s central bank warned this month that economic growth was set to slow in the second half of 2023, while ordinary Russians feel the pinch from rising prices.
RussianForeign MinisterSergei Lavrov and ...Egyptian ambassador also noted that this cooperation is not limited to only the political and economic aspects, but extends to various cultural and humanitarian ones between the Egyptian and Russian peoples.
The drop is both a symbolic blow to ordinary Russians, who equate a strong currency with a strong country, and the cause of tensions in the Russian state ...Last week Vladimir Putin noted that “the recovery stage for the Russian economy is finished”.\nThe new stage of the economic war presents officials with tough choices.