Monday, December 6, 2021
According to TASS estimations, the number of Russian space launches in 2021 will surpass that in 2020. Thus, Roscosmos, Russia's governmental space enterprise, launched 17 spacecraft from four spaceports: Baikonur, Plesetsk, Vostrochy, and Kourou. The Progress MS-18 cargo spacecraft was launched for the 18th time in 2021 on Thursday. Three launches...
Russia generates much less greenhouse emissions than other major economies throughout the globe, but it will bear the brunt of the consequences of global warming more than others. A group of American researchers developed a worldwide geographical index of climatic inequality.  According to an article in Science Advances magazine, it...
The Rostec Structures’s  AYYA T1 smartphone is currently available for purchase at M.Video and Eldorado shops. Customers will pay 19,000 rubles for the state corporation's gadget, Vedomosti writes. AYYA T1 is a Smartecosystem firm development that is part of the Rostec Research Institute "Scale." The smartphone is powered by an...
Ukraine made an offer to the European Union (EU) to store up to 10 billion cubic meters in Ukrainian underground gas storage facilities (UGS), Russian media reported. European companies will be able to store strategic gas reserves in these UGS facilities for a long time, the head of "Ukrtransgaz" Sergei...
The exchange price for gas in Europe is going down: the cost of November futures fell by 5 percent - to almost a thousand dollars per thousand cubic meters, Russian media inform. Earlier it became known that Gazprom is ready to start pumping fuel into European storage facilities in November,...
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...
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...
The signing of the code of ethics in artificial intelligence (CESII) is set for October 26 as part of the first international event "Ethics of Artificial Intelligence: The Beginning of Trust." It is planned to include representatives from the Russian Federation's Presidential Administration and the federal government, as well...