Roman Abramovich

Asteroid the size of superyacht to pass Earth - NASA

Asteroid 2022 RW is one of three asteroids set to fly past Earth on September 5, according to NASA. At an estimated 140 meters wide, it's comparable to Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich's yacht.

04/09/2022

US probes firm linked with Abramovich over hedge fund investments - NYT

The US investigation is partly focused on how Abramovich's associates used several offshore shell companies to invest $8 billion in hedge funds and private equity firms.

By REUTERS
10/08/2022

Portuguese police search home of lawyers helping Jews get citizenship

A list of 20 rich Jews who received citizenship was displayed to the lawyers.

18/07/2022

Porto Jews slam Portugal for 'antisemitism,' 'persecuting Jews'

The accusations were made over the Portuguese parliament's arrest of a community rabbi for allegedly helping Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich obtain a Portuguese passport.

26/06/2022

TAU president privately defended lobbying for Roman Abramovich

“When someone donates $50 million to an institution and asks you, along with others, to sign a letter — I don’t see a decent person declining” - TAU President Porat

By ASAF SHALEV/JTA
18/06/2022

Roman Abramovich completes sale of Chelsea to Todd Boehly

The era of Roman Abramovich, subject to sanctions by the British government, ended at Chelsea Football Club after 19 years.

30/05/2022

Chelsea confirm terms agreed Boehly-led consortium to buy club

Chelsea said the new owners would pay 2.5 billion pounds to purchase shares while committing a further 1.75 billion pounds to invest in the stadium, women's team, etc.

By REUTERS
07/05/2022

Abramovich says he has not asked for Chelsea loan to be repaid

Premier League Chelsea was put up for sale by Abramovich following Russia's invasion of Ukraine and before sanctions were imposed on him by the British government.

By REUTERS
05/05/2022

How did Russian oligarchs get their wealth?

Kleptopia is the visceral enemy of democracy and well-being and the lifeblood of despots. The world is very late in awakening to the problem, but better late than never.

By SHLOMO MAITAL
14/04/2022

Russia bars top EU officials from entering country

Erdogan says Turkey is ready in principle to act as Ukraine's guarantor • Putin says Russia will enforce rouble payments for gas from Friday

31/03/2022
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