Deputy Prime Minister Khusnullin spoke about the plan to restore Mariupol in three years

On July 20, the first meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin with Deputy Prime Minister Marat Khusnullin, who is responsible for the restoration of Donbass on behalf of the White House, took place. At the meeting, the vice-premier presented the head of state with a 100-page master plan for the development of Mariupol (DPR) for…

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Flights abroad will be a reward for flights in Russia

The interdepartmental commission under Rosaviatsia changed the algorithm for the temporary transfer of access to international flights from one carrier to another. Now the volume of intra-Russian transportation of applicant companies will be taken into account, the press service of the air regulator reported. “The new edition of the temporary algorithm provides that the commission…

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MMK reduced steel output by 15% in the II quarter

Viktor Rashnikov’s MMK cut steel output in the second quarter of 2022 by 15% year-on-year to 2.9 million tons, according to the company’s announcement. Production of pig iron during the same period decreased even more – by 22%, to 2.1 million tons. In the first half of 2022, MMK produced 6 million tons of steel,…

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Why FSK and “Rosseti” are only now merging into a single company

On Friday, July 15, the power grid state holding “Rossiyskie Seti” (“Rosseti”) and its largest subsidiary, the Federal Network Company (FSK, owns the main networks), announced a merger. The base of the merger will be FSK, which will issue additional shares. The papers will be exchanged for Rossetei shares. The head of the United Network…

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“Yandex.Yeda” has launched a service for the organization of corporate meals

“Yandex.Yeda” company has launched a service for organizing meals for corporate employees, its representative said. According to him, employees of the service’s partners will be able to pay for food in restaurants, canteens and vending machines through the corporate account with the help of a special program and application. The interlocutor of “Vedomosti” did not…

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Oil falls on fears of a global recession

World oil prices are gradually decreasing. On July 14, September futures for Brent crude fell to $97.1/barrel, which is $2.4 (or 2.5%) below the closing price of the previous session. The price of futures for the American grade of WTI decreased to $93.6/bbl. (-2.8% compared to the previous session). At 15:00 Moscow time, Brent cost…

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Sales of disposable e-cigarettes have tripled since the beginning of the year

Sales of disposable electronic cigarettes in physical terms in Russian stores for five months of 2022 increased by 3.3 times compared to the same period last year. Such data was provided to “Vedomosti” by the NielsenIQ analytical company. According to her calculations, the manufacturers of these products increased their revenue by 4.5 times during the…

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The recapitalization of “Aeroflot” has so far turned out to be half as much as planned

Rosimushchestvo and the Ministry of Finance, on behalf of the state, submitted a joint application for the purchase of 1,531,234,889 new ordinary shares of Aeroflot, the company said in a statement. The share placement price was 34.29 rubles. Thus, the state invested 52.5 billion rubles in Aeroflot. The share of the Russian Federation in the…

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Revenues from oil exports from Russia are growing despite a drop in supplies

The export of Russian oil in June 2022 decreased by 250,000 barrels/day to 7.4 million barrels/day – the lowest indicator since August last year, according to the report of the International Energy Agency (IEA) dated July 13. At the same time, according to the organization, Russia’s export revenue from the sale of oil against the…

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Will Gazprom resume gas supplies via Nord Stream?

On July 11, Russia stopped supplying gas to the European Union (EU) via the key Nord Stream gas pipeline with a capacity of 55 billion cubic meters. m per year due to scheduled repairs. The gas pipeline will not operate until July 21, its operator Nord Stream AG said. According to the European Network of…

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Germany may nationalize the energy concern Uniper

On July 5, the German government urgently approved a bill on the nationalization of energy companies and the transfer of costs. On Friday, July 9, the approval of the document by the Bundestag is planned. Uniper, the owner of power plants in Russia and once the largest partner of Gazprom in Europe, may fall under…

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Volkswagen decided to close production in Nizhny Novgorod

In July, Volkswagen Group Rus will start winding down the contract production of cars in Nizhny Novgorod at the facilities of the GAZ group. A source close to the company told Vedomosti about this. The representative of the German concern speaks only about the closing of the “own office in Nizhny Novgorod” on July 5,…

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Entry of foreign clothing and footwear brands will allow the marketplace to make money

The entrance of the largest foreign brands of clothes and shoes will increase the sales of marketplaces. Due to the parallel import, the sellers of these services will be able to additionally increase their revenue by an amount comparable to the turnover of the offline stores of 20 networks that stopped working in Russia in…

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They want to protect the mining from unfriendly investors

On July 5, the State Duma must adopt a bill in the second reading that will allow foreign subsoil developers to be transferred to Russian legal entities through the court. Sergei Gavrilov, chairman of the lower house committee on property, which developed the amendment, told Vedomosti about this. According to him, the bill initiates the…

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