The Billa retail chain requires mandatory vaccinations from suppliers

In the regions where the authorities have issued a decree on mandatory vaccination of trade workers, contractors are required to vaccinate (before August 15 in Moscow, Moscow and Tula regions and until August 25 in the Nizhny Novgorod region), according to a letter received from Billa product suppliers. Billa also “reminds of the obligation” to…

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The restaurateurs saw no point in supporting the Moscow authorities

The Moscow government has approved a number of measures to minimize the losses of restaurateurs due to coronavirus restrictions that came into force this week. We are talking, in particular, about the postponement of rent payments for the III quarter until the end of the year, when the premises belong to the city. In addition,…

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Gazprom refuses additional supplies through Ukraine

Gazprom has refused to book additional capacity for July for gas transit through Ukraine’s gas transportation system (GTS), Interfax reported on June 29, citing data from the electronic Regional Booking Platform. At the same time, spot gas prices in Europe continue to break records. According to Refinitiv, as of June 29, the price of gas…

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Rosaviatsia was asked to check the airlines due to flight delays

On June 28, the All-Russian Association of Passengers (OAB) sent a letter to the head of Rosaviatsia Alexander Neradko. “Please take control of the situation with mass delays of airlines’ flights (recorded in June -” Vedomosti “), report on measures to be taken against particularly unpopular airlines and airports that are not objectively able to…

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Ozon Express will sell goods under its own brand

Ozon Express, a member of Ozon’s express delivery service, plans to launch about 40 items under its own brand (STM) by the end of the summer. A representative of the Internet retailer told Vedomosti about it. According to him, several varieties of Ozon Express coffee will be the first to appear in the shop window,…

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Gazprom is building Russia’s first LNG plant on gas from coal seams

Gazprom Dobycha Kuznetsk (part of Gazprom) has started construction of a low-tonnage plant for the production of liquefied natural gas (LNG) at the Naryk-Ostashkin methane-coal field. The raw material for the plant will be methane from coal seams. The first stage of the plant should be launched in the first quarter of 2023, reaching full…

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Hotels in the Krasnodar Territory may lose half of their tourists due to new restrictions

The authorities of the Krasnodar Territory are tightening the requirements for tourists to stay in the middle of the summer season. It will be possible to stay in a hotel in this region from July 1 if you have either a negative PCR test for coronavirus, or a certificate of vaccination. And from August 1,…

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The discovery of Turkey has led to an explosion of demand from Russian tourists.

The volume of sales of tours on the Level.Travel service over the past weekend, June 19-20, increased by exactly 3 times compared to the same period (weekends June 12-13), and revenue – 5 times, told “Vedomosti” Dmitry Malutin , CEO and co-founder of the service. Turkey became the driver, forming 79% of sales with an…

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The hot weather has fueled gas demand in Europe

According to Refinitiv, on June 21 the cost of the TTF hub in the Netherlands rose to $ 451 per 1,000 cubic meters. m, which was a record since March 2018. Then against the background of the abnormal cold front “Beast from the East” (temperature dropped to -16 ° C) spot prices rose to $…

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Miragandal will produce raw materials for heparin from the Dutch Van Hessen

“Miragandal” asked the Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) to give preliminary consent to purchase 50% in the Kursk company “Heparinus”, according to the website of the service. This company was registered at the end of last year, it is 100% owned by the Dutch Van Hessen, which, according to its website, is engaged in the supply…

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How the Moscow authorities are forcing employers to vaccinate employees

On June 15, Moscow’s chief sanitary doctor Elena Andreeva ordered Moscow’s service and trade employers to vaccinate 60% of their employees. We are talking about vaccinating employees who are in contact with a large number of people on a daily basis. This is the staff of trade, services, catering, housing, transport, education, health, social protection,…

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UC Rusal will receive funds to upgrade obsolete facilities

UC Rusal has applied for participation in the buyback program of MMC Norilsk Nickel, the company said on June 15. As UC Rusal Deputy General Director Maxim Polyatayev explained to Vedomosti, the company has presented the entire stake in Narnikel (27.82%), but does not plan to sell so much. “It is too early to talk…

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Rosneft has launched a service of road pharmacies at gas stations

Rosneft has launched a service of road pharmacies “Pharmacy Auto” on the basis of gas stations, which will sell over-the-counter drugs and non-drugs, the company told “Vedomosti”. Now the service is launched in a pilot mode at two gas stations in St. Petersburg, and in the near future will be available at two more gas…

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American marketplace iHerb is starting to register its dietary supplements in Russia

The American company iHerb, which specializes in the sale of vitamins and dietary supplements (BAA) on the eponymous marketplace, intends to invest 15 billion rubles. in the registration of products in Russia, told “Vedomosti” its representative. According to him, such a measure will allow the company to sell its products, including in Russian pharmacies. Now…

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Aeroflot will place bonds worth 25 billion rubles

Russia’s largest airline Aeroflot on Thursday collected applications for the issue of five-year bonds. The demand for the issue is 71 billion rubles, its representative said. The total amount of placement will be 2465 billion rubles. – This is the maximum possible amount under the program of exchange-traded bonds “Aeroflot”, approved in late 2017. The…

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This year, imported food will rise by 12%, according to the UN

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) on June 10 published a report “Food Forecast” on trends in global food markets. FAO experts predict an increase in the cost of food imports in the world in 2021 by 12% to a record $ 1.7 trillion. The growth rate compared to last year…

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Drug sales fell 13% in four months

In the first four months of 2021, Russian pharmacy chains sold 17 billion packages of drugs, which is 12.8% less than a year earlier. This is stated in a study by the industry publication “Pharmaceutical Bulletin” and AlphaRM, which was reviewed by “Vedomosti”. It also says that in monetary terms, their sales increased by 4,…

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Cheap sugar supplies have been threatened

Some sugar producers have problems receiving subsidies. This issue was discussed in the Ministry of Trade on June 8, three participants of the meeting told Vedomosti. They remind that since the end of December part of the sugar is sold in retail chains with a selling price of no more than 36 rubles per kg.…

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Gazprom has launched the world’s largest helium plant

The first line of the Amur GPP, capable of processing 7 billion cubic meters. m of natural gas per year, was launched on June 9. The company is located near the town of Free in the Amur region. Construction began in 2015. After commissioning in 2025, the GPP will consist of six production lines with…

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“Kachkanos” started selling household appliances and electronics

“Kachkanos” has included a new category of goods in the range – home appliances and electronics, a company spokesman said. While there are 400 items, by the end of the year their number will increase to 4300. According to the company, these products will account for 7% (in terms of items) of the entire non-food…

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Airlines have announced a record number of flights to Black Sea resorts

Russian airlines have announced a record number of flights to the resorts of the Black Sea, as well as to Kaliningrad and St. Petersburg this summer, according to airport operators, with whom “Vedomosti” was acquainted. There will be an average of 2-3 times more flights in these directions than in the summer of 2019. Although…

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“Nord Stream – 2” completed?

1. What is Nord Stream 2 and who needs it? Nord Stream 2 (SP-2) is an export gas pipeline under construction from Russia to Germany under the Baltic Sea. In addition to Russia and Germany takes place in the territorial waters of Finland, Sweden and Denmark. It consists of two strands of more than 1,200…

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Novatek and Severstal will launch a joint hydrogen project by 2023

On June 4, Novatek and Severstal will sign an agreement on a joint project on hydrogen production and use at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF). Alexander Shevelev, the head of the metallurgical company, told Vedomosti about it. Vedomosti sent a request to Novatek. The pilot production is planned to be launched at the…

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Lukoil became interested in Yamal oil.

Lukoil is negotiating with Gazprom Neft about possible participation in its Yamal project Meretoyahanaftogaz, which was previously of interest to Anglo-Dutch Shell. The head of Lukoil Vagit Alekperov told journalists on June 3 on the sidelines of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF). “We are holding consultations on Meretai,” he said. According to Alekperov,…

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Ready-made meals “Vkusvila” can be purchased on board Azur Air

Azur Air introduces Vkusvila menus on its flights. A representative of the retailer told Vedomosti about it. An Azur Air spokesman confirmed this information. Passengers traveling from Moscow to Cuba, the Maldives, Mexico and back without pre-order will be able to buy ready-made food “Vkusvila” in the first stage. The menu will be 12 dishes…

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During the locks many got crocs

Who can be called the real beneficiary of the lockdown, so it’s Crocs. Being locked at home, people hid office shoes. Crocs wore both pajamas and fashionable clothes, not to mention the cases when during the Zoom conference the official top was adjacent to the home bottom. GQ magazine believes that crocs are the perfect…

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The M11 Neva highway will become an unmanned transport corridor.

An agreement on the organization of an unmanned transport corridor on the M11 Neva toll highway will be signed at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum on June 3. Representatives of Kamaz, National Telematics Systems (NTS), X5 Retail Group and the First Expeditionary Company will sign the document. A source close to the Ministry of…

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The American chain of pizzerias Little Caesars is coming to Russia

Vladimir Kintsurashvili and Ivan Saganelidze, former shareholders of “36.6”, which is now developing a network of pharmacies AVE, bought a franchise of the American chain of pizzerias Little Caesars, told “Vedomosti” real estate consultant, aware of this from one side. According to “SPARK-Interfax”, in May this year, owned by businessmen LLC “AVE-Pizza” registered the domain…

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Rosatom Holding buys 25% of Tugansk GOK

Rosatom’s subsidiary Atomredmetzalata (ARMZ) – United Uranium Enterprises (URAN) signed an agreement with Tugano Mining and Processing Plant Ilmenit on May 24. The investor will spend more than 500 million rubles on the construction of the first stage of the enterprise, for which he will receive 25% of the shares this year. shares of the…

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