Getting a good review on central television is expensive. The regional authorities expect a pretty penny for this. Sofia Savina calculated how many officials in the Russian regions spend on positive media about their successes on the main channels. An interactive map will allow you to compare costs and see the most wasteful customers.
Russia's revenues from the World Cup 2018 will be more than 10 times lower than the cost of its organization. The revenue to be received by the FIFA, will be a record $6.4 billion, Swiss Appraisal analysts estimate.