Russia's Rusal Chooses Anglo Refugee Over Brian Gilbertson By John Helmer | July 25, 2007 Amid scandals, political problems and lawsuits, the Russian aluminium giant selects its chairman of the board, says a Moscow newspaper. Russian Metals Giant Faces Heat In Nigeria By John Helmer | November 28, 2008 Financial collapse inside Oleg Deripaska's aluminium empire in Moscow is triggering fresh moves to oust his company from Nigeria and the Republic of Guinea. Russian Cen. Bank Confusion Over NorNickel 'Probe' By John Helmer, Rob Rose | April 26, 2005 The Central Bank of Russia has repudiated claims made last week that the bank was not investigating Norilsk Nickel's purchase of a stake in Gold Fields. Russian Tycoon Bids for Anglo's Highveld Stake By John Helmer | February 6, 2006 Russian magnate Alisher Usmanov has lodged a bid to buy Anglo American's controlling stake in Highveld Steel & Vanadium for more than $1 billion - but might see some opposition from De Beers.