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Record junk: the expert spoke about the sad fate of Russian grain

Russia could potentially feed one-seventh of the world’s population, according to the state Duma. Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee on agrarian issues Airat Khairullin sure that in the foreseeable future, our country will supply the world with all types of food. To confirm this statement may record harvest of grain this year, which was […]

October 19th, 2017 | Posted in economics | read More »

The development of sharing: a new way of survival of Russians in crisis

Access use of other people’s good. It would seem that the meaning of the phrase gives a kind of lawlessness, but no. The essence of it in use: rent, exchange, not in possession. Talking about the concept of collaborative consumption, or on the shares, which gained popularity in Russia in the last couple of years. […]

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Disadvantageous presidency: Zhirinovsky and Sobchak poorer 10 times

Vladimir Putin signed a decree to reduce the salaries of the President by 10%, which will be valid until the end of 2018. So the new President elected next year, will come to the Kremlin is already on a salary with a “discount”. “MK” tried to figure out how, if successful in the elections will […]

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The Russian paradox: the economy is growing, impoverished population

Two economic events occurred almost simultaneously. Finance Minister Anton Siluanov, speaking before the deputies of the state Duma, predicted economic growth by year-end 2017 at 2.1%. On the same day Rosstat issued a fresh summary, according to which real disposable income declined in September by 0.3% from September of last year, and with the beginning […]

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Putin has reduced his salary by 10 percent

Russian President Vladimir Putin has extended for one year the validity of its decree to reduce the salaries of higher state officials by 10 percent. The document published on the official portal of legal information. photo: kremlin.ru According to the decree, the salary with the “discount” of 10% will be paid to senior Russian officials […]

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The court of Kiev allowed to collect $6.5 billion from all of the property of “Gazprom”

The economic court of Kiev changed the method of execution of the judgement on collecting with “Gazprom” penalty of us $ 6.5 billion, which the company put up in 2016. This was announced by the Minister of justice of Ukraine Pavel Petrenko. photo: pixabay.com On his page in Facebook Petrenko said the decision of the […]

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The Ministry of health wants to introduce an environmental tax on cigarettes

The Ministry of health submitted to the government a new concept for reducing tobacco Smoking designed up to 2022. Among other things the authorities want to increase the tax on conventional and electronic cigarettes, as well as introduce an environmental tax. photo: Natalia Gubernatorova New anti-Smoking concept health Minister Veronika Skvortsova announced on Wednesday at […]

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The precedent century: how the banks earn on state-owned companies

We will remind: the court of first instance sided with the company, which demanded to annul the transaction currency interest rate swaps, which the savings Bank in 2014 sold “Transneft” and by which the losses of the company (and, accordingly, the profit of the Bank) amounted to about 67 billion roubles. However, the appeals court […]

October 19th, 2017 | Posted in economics | read More »

Garment production in Russia rushed to zero

The demand for clothes made in Russia is falling, despite the growth of production. The slogan “Support the domestic producer” seems to be utterly exhausted Legprom. Tissue predominantly foreign, the equipment is usually outdated, domestic raw materials are few, and home-grown labels, is neimenityh. However, in September 2017 Russian consumers perked up: increased consumer demand […]

October 18th, 2017 | Posted in economics | read More »

Siluanov told how the Russians will co-Finance free medicine

Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov confirmed the government’s plans to introduce “co-financing” medicine, despite the fact that they were previously denied by Deputy Prime Minister Olga Golodets. photo: Gennady Cherkasov The relevant question Siluanov was asked by the Deputy from the Communist party Valery Rashkin: he asked, “why the government puts the medicine on a […]

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