Thursday, December 2, 2021
A new sort of financial pyramid in the shape of "online investment games" has grown common in Russia, RBC writes, citing Valery Lyakha, director of the Bank of Russia's Department for Countering Unfair Practices. According to the lawyer, such schemes currently account for around 8% of all financial pyramids detected...
The Ministry of Economic Development (MED) has proposed introducing food aid to the poor. Such a measure will help reduce the impact of price increases on socially significant goods, Izvestia reported. The proposal was developed on behalf of the head of government Mikhail Mishustin, who ordered the Ministry of Agriculture,...
Since the beginning of 2021, the Sberbank Group has earned about a trillion rubles, boosting earnings by 1.7 times over 2020 and 1.5 times over 2019. This conclusion is aided by the traditional business's rapid growth rate. However, the sale of Eurocement had an impact on the third-quarter earnings,...
Not only large companies in Russia but also small firms are actively switching to online sales, Russian media informs. Their volume has grown by almost one and a half times over the past year. Experts predict that more and more Russians will remain in the habit of ordering via the...
The dollar rose by 1.14 rubles at the Moscow Exchange, up to 70.64 rubles, while the euro exchange rate went up by 1.41 rubles, up to 82.01 rubles, Russian media reported. The minimum dollar exchange rate was 69.41 rubles, the maximum - 70.625 rubles. Players made 15,673 deals, and the...
Sergey Lavrov, the Foreign Minister of Russia held a meeting with Jonas Gahr Stoere where they discussed the relations between Oslo and Moscow, but also covered numerous international issues in terms of cooperating within the UN Security Council, the Foreign Ministry of Russia stated on Tuesday, TASS informed. The Foreign...
By the end of 2020, the number of small and medium-sized businesses in Russia that had a loss or zero profit had climbed by 59%. According to Forbes, this is based on a research of the service Aktion Finance (part of the group Aktion). Furthermore, by the end of...
According to the findings of a study done by the Russian Public Opinion Research Center, 59% of Russians described their families' financial status as ordinary, 15% as excellent, and 25% as awful. At the same time, 10% of respondents described the country's economic status as favorable, and while 39% think...
The influencer marketing business has more than quadrupled in Russia since the beginning of the epidemic and may be worth more than 18 billion rubles ($259 million). This increase may be ascribed in part to coronavirus-related limitations on offline purchases, as well as the overall rise of social media...
The Russian Federal Antimonopoly Authority (FAS) has filed a complaint against Apple for prohibiting software developers from telling clients about the option of paying for goods outside the AppStore, according to the service, TASS reported. The statement said that, because Apple disregarded the warning, FAS Russia has filed a complaint...