Britain’s Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Grant Shapps. Photo: AP
Britain’s Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Grant Shapps. Photo: AP
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UK orders Russian oligarch-linked fund to sell internet firm, citing security

  • LetterOne Holdings, whose owners include oligarchs Mikhail Fridman and Petr Aven, must sell entire stake in broadband provider Upp Corporation
  • British Business minister Grant Shapps said the measure was necessary to ‘prevent, remedy, or mitigate the risk to national security’

Britain’s Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Grant Shapps. Photo: AP
Britain’s Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Grant Shapps. Photo: AP
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