Government of Russia


Industry does not see government support yet


In October, the annual growth rate of industrial production slowed to 3% from 2.6% in September, according to Rosstat.

How the family of Vladimir Putin’s US-sanctioned ally uses British companies to burnish its reputation


The journey of a member of the global super-rich often traverses three main stages, as he (these are pretty much all men) moves from a position of power at home to a life of wealth and luxury abroad.

Sechin asked the government to protect Rosneft from BP


Igor Sechin, head of Rosneft, fears that BP will get a blocking stake in the Russian company during the privatization of 19.5% of its shares. To avoid this, he asks the Government to restrict the rights of buyers of the privatized shares.