The whole truth about the Russian business, oligarchs and officials

 

Potanin fails to be amicable with his wife

Business07.08.2022

The English judge suggested that Vladimir Potanin try to negotiate with his ex-wife demanding the division of property, taking into account "extremely turbulent times." The dispute of the former spouses was in limbo after the billionaire came under British sanctions.

Gazprombank is dumping Swiss assets

Business08.07.2022

Gazprombank began looking for buyers for its business in Switzerland. The organization is exploring options for selling both individual assets and the entire business as a whole.

Magomed Musaev's Russian Forbes is taken away

Business29.06.2022

The bankruptcy trustee of one of the companies of the former owner of Forbes asks the court to invalidate the deal for the sale of the magazine in 2018: the publication was paid below the market.

Michelin tires in Russia do not roll

Business28.06.2022

Michelin has made the decision to hand over the business to local management due to supply issues and "conditions of general uncertainty".

Roman Abramovich left Tesla

Business10.06.2022

Billionaire Roman Abramovich has ceased to be an investor in firms that supply Tesla electric cars in Russia.

Putin's yachts moored to the sanctions

Society03.06.2022

Today, the United States expanded the list of blocking sanctions on Russia. It hit 17 Russians, 16 companies, 7 yachts and three aircraft.

Volkswagen left Deripaska

Business26.05.2022

GAZ will lose a partner in Volkswagen.

Sobyanin takes off all the masks

Officials26.05.2022

Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin announced a "covid amnesty".

Aven and Friedman ran to the European Court

Business25.05.2022

Миллиардеры Петр Авен и Михаил Фридман, в отношении которых Брюссель ввел персональные санкции, подали иски в Европейский суд общей юрисдикции. 

Vladimir Litvinenko gave his best to his wife

Business24.05.2022

Vladimir Litvinenko gave his wife a 20.60% share, reducing it to 0.39%. Litvinenko is the rector of the St. Petersburg Mining University, where Vladimir Putin defended himself.

Vladislav Doronin was not given the green light in Colorado

Business23.05.2022

Developer Vladislav Doronin purchased a plot for the construction of a luxury hotel in Colorado for $76.25 million, but faced criticism from the local press.

McDonald's from Russia has indigestion

Business17.05.2022

McDonald's has decided to leave Russia for good. The company's business in the country will be sold, representatives of the American network said.

Said Kerimov handed over Russian gold to Islamists

Business16.05.2022

In April, Kerimov had already sold 29.99% of Polyus's securities, ceasing to be the controlling shareholder. Now the businessman has no "economic interest or ownership interest in the company."

Kabaeva and other beloved women of Putin came under sanctions

Society16.05.2022

The UK is imposing sanctions on the "inner circle" of Russian President Vladimir Putin, Foreign Minister Liz Truss has announced.

Russian Reebok fled to the Turks

Business16.05.2022

About 100 stores of the network were transferred to the Turkish holding.

Fortum leaves Russia without turning off the lights

Business13.05.2022

The Finnish energy company urgently sells all business in Russia.

Russian billionaires nest in Turkey

Business11.05.2022

Turkey has become the most popular haven for the yachts of Russian oligarchs. Billionaires are actively investing in local resort real estate.

Britain knocked out the computer "Baikal" brains

Society10.05.2022

Russian processors are deprived of access to technology.

Lenovo and Xiaomi go to sleep

Business09.05.2022

Chinese companies are reducing sales of goods to Russia under pressure from US authorities and suppliers. They do not make statements about leaving or limiting their activities in Russia.

The daughter of the oligarch Timchenko was on the sanctions list

Society05.05.2022

Britain has expanded sanctions against Russia - 63 new names have been added to the list. Among them are the top management of Otkritie and Sovcombank, the founder of Hoff and the daughter of billionaire Gennady Timchenko.

Finland does not need Russian atom

Society04.05.2022

Nuclear power plants with Rosatom will not be built in the country. The state corporation said that the initiative to terminate the contract was not discussed with the shareholders.

Renault will be given for the ruble

Business28.04.2022

The concern may sell AvtoVAZ for a ruble. Russian officials want rights to future models.

Max Factor leaves Russia

Business28.04.2022

The owner of Max Factor and Burberry cosmetics stops working in Russia. Russia accounted for about 3% of Coty's total sales. The company owns brands of cosmetics, skin care products and perfumes.

Partners flee from oligarch Timchenko

Business26.04.2022

They are selling their shares in a joint agricultural business.

Former vice president of Gazprombank killed himself and family without a note

Society19.04.2022

Former Vladislav Avaev, his wife and 13-year-old daughter were found murdered in Moscow.

Roman Abramovich was evicted from the Cote d'Azur

Business18.04.2022

The French authorities froze Roman Abramovich's villa on the Cote d'Azur and real estate on the Caribbean island of Saint Barth. Earlier, a Jersey court froze the billionaire's assets for $7 billion.

The villa of the oligarch Mazepin in Sardinia was arrested

Business11.04.2022

Dmitry and Nikita Mazepin own a $105 million villa in Sardinia through a corporate venture, according to the Italian Financial Guard. This asset is frozen.

Russian brewers were left without hops

Business08.04.2022

They ask the government to recreate the hop-growing that was destroyed under Putin.