Aeroflot's privatization appears back on track following the Russian government's decision this week to exclude the carrier from a list of enterprises protected from foreign control, according to press reports. The government still holds a 51% stake in the airline but is willing to part with it now that construction of a new terminal at Moscow Sheremetyevo is set to be completed next year. "This is not a sale yet; we are just making steps in this direction," an economic ministry official ...

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