Russian Government

 

Billionaires Vladimir Lisin and Leonid Mikhelson became angry at FAS

Business21.06.2018

Regulation of tariffs both the monopolist and consumers are dissatisfied. According to the owner of NLMK Vladimir Lisin, it is not the case of the antimonopoly authority to regulate prices "at the corners", without taking into account other factors. But the government will make the final decision.

US goods in Russia are waiting for new duties

Officials19.06.2018

Russia introduces additional import duties on goods from the US, said the head of the Ministry of Economic Development Maxim Oreshkin. They will be distributed to those goods, analogues of which are on the Russian market.

Who will be affected by the reform to raise the retirement age and why is it needed?

Governance14.06.2018

Money for the rehabilitation of oligarchic banks and assistance to the victim of US sanctions, Viktor Vekselberg, is, and on old-age pensions (on average 2.5 times lower than in Poland) - no. Therefore, for Russian men, the retirement age will be increased from 60 to 65 years by 2028. For women, the retirement age will move from 55 to 63 years by 2034.

Russia spending on the World Football Championship exceeded 1.2 trillion rubles

Society14.06.2018

Economists believe that the mundial will bring the Russian Federation only long-term losses, and the government hopes for a GDP growth of 1%.

Gazpromneft opposed restrictions on gasoline prices in Russia

Business11.06.2018

The head of the company, Alexander Dyukov, put forward an ultimatum to the government of the Russian Federation.

Five major scandals before the World Cup in Russia

Society21.05.2018

Football World Cup 2018 could not do without the previous troubles. To all the time and "turnkey" - we are just not interested.

Mikhail Abyzov was kicked out of the government

Officials14.05.2018

Mikhail Abyzov will not join the new government, sources told RBC. Since 2012, he oversaw the work of the "open government".

"Rosgeology" smelled the taste for money

Officials29.03.2018

The company asks to allocate another 15 billion rubles from the budget.

Russians in Paradise Papers

Business07.11.2017

The list includes Shuvalov's wife, Abramovich, a classmate of Putin and two deputies.

Russia will spend 2 billion dollars to help Africa

Governance31.10.2017

The Russian authorities continue to gradually return to the Soviet practice of multi-billion injections into the African and Asian regimes, despite the federal budget deficit, a reduction in pensions in real terms and a shortage of 266 billion rubles for doctors' salaries.

Rebellion on the knees: Khakassia asks for financial assistance

Officials26.10.2017

The autonomous republic asks to support it with 28 billion rubles.

Russian ruble convertibility may be limited during the crisis

Business25.10.2017

Obligatory sale of foreign exchange earnings, purchase of currency with the permission of the authorities, a special account for certain operations: the right to impose such measures is requested by the government and the Central Bank of the Ministry of Finance.

Transneft will deal with Caspian Pipeline Consortium

Business17.10.2017

The Russian Federation will contribute its share in the consortium to the company's capital.

Alexey Kudrin urged to prepare for the inevitable increase in taxes

Governance12.10.2017

The Russian authorities intend to take the Russians to the cleaners. 

The privatization of Rosneft was paid by the Russian government

Business11.10.2017

The budget profit from the sale of 19.5% of Rosneft is exceeded by the tax benefits for the oil company by 700 billion rubles.

The Russian government is preparing for the fall of oil and the ruble

Governance07.10.2017

The rise in prices on the oil market, which supported the influx of currencies to Russia and GDP growth, is close to the limit, the Russian Economic Development Ministry believes.

Russia has no more An-2s

Society04.10.2017

The fleet of An-2s has exhausted its lifespan. 

The Russian government denied financial assistance to the Patrushevs' bank

Business03.10.2017

The bank hoped to get 60 billion rubles, but now it is preparing to place eternal bonds.

Breath in the exhaust gases

Society21.09.2017

The Ministry of Natural Resources named the cities of Russia with the most polluted air.

VEB fell the victim of budget cuts

Business20.09.2017

The government will reduce the state corporation's support by one third.

Russian scientific expenses have not changed

Society12.09.2017

Russia spends on the science just as much as twenty years ago, ranking the tenth in the world.   

The Russian authorities are short of 2 trillion rubles in 2017

Governance11.09.2017

Even the Russian Ministry of Finance cannot scrape together enough money for the military, road construction and special medicine. In 2019-2020, the government will need another 4 "extra" trillion rubles.

Battle for Runet

Governance09.09.2017

How the Russian authorities manipulate information and control us all.

The bridge to Sakhalin is not needed, but will be built

Governance08.09.2017

This bridge will be the construction project of the next decade: the costs may exceed 600 billion rubles, although there is no acute need for the project.

Russian Railways and its efficiency

Officials07.09.2017

How the financial success of Russian Railways is connected with the skills of the management of the state corporation.

State corporations will leave the budget without 400 billion rubles

Officials06.09.2017

The federal budget will again lose hundreds of billions of rubles from the mineral state corporations that make up the Russian economy, where the state's share has risen from 30% to 70% over 10 years.

Russia will keep the Siemens turbines

Governance01.09.2017

New power stations in the Crimea should start operating in a year, so there's no chance to find a replacement.

Dmitry Patrushev has amassed 200 billion rubles of bad loans

Officials29.08.2017

To form reserves, Rosselkhozbank asked the state for 308 billion rubles.