The whole truth about the Russian business, oligarchs and officials


Roman Abramovich left Tesla


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


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


GAZ will lose a partner in Volkswagen.

Sobyanin takes off all the masks


Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin announced a "covid amnesty".

Aven and Friedman ran to the European Court


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


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


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


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


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


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


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

Fortum leaves Russia without turning off the lights


The Finnish energy company urgently sells all business in Russia.

Russian billionaires nest in Turkey


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


Russian processors are deprived of access to technology.

Lenovo and Xiaomi go to sleep


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


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


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


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

Max Factor leaves Russia


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


They are selling their shares in a joint agricultural business.

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


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

Roman Abramovich was evicted from the Cote d'Azur


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


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


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

Abramovich settles down in Turkey


After the introduction of personal sanctions by the British authorities, billionaire Roman Abramovich was forced to look for a new location for life and business.

Potanin, Mikhelson and Alekperov vaccinated against sanctions


Exactly half of the 20 richest Russians have not been subject to Western sanctions in connection with the war against Ukraine. This can be seen from the analysis of the restrictive measures introduced by the EU, the US and the UK.

Rosaviatsia switches to pigeon mail


The company suffered from a hacker attack.

Carlsberg and Heineken pour Russian beer


The companies announced the sale of the local business.