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German and Hungarian business people look for Partners on various Projects and Investments.

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Invitation to Companies to bid for the provision of consultancy services for Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in London

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Hong Kong Economicand Trade Office in London (HKETO in London) is the official representative ofthe Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government in commercial relationsand other economic and trade matters in the United Kingdom as well as Denmark,Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, the Russian Federation and Sweden.Its mission is to foster closer economic and Trade ties Read More

Russian National Oil and Gas Forum and Neftegaz 2018 International Exhibition

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The Russian National Oil and Gas Forum and the 18th edition of the Neftegaz International Exhibition will run on 17-18 and 16-19 April 2018 at Expocentre Fairgrounds in Moscow.  Technological trends in the development of the oil and gas industry, digitalization of the world economy and global competition for markets and resources forms a new Read More

Russia’s Oil Friendship With China Makes Crude Costly for Europe

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(Bloomberg) — Europe’s set to be stuck with a higher oil bill as Russia shifts more of its supply to the Chinese oil market. As the world’s second-biggest economy buys more, crude shipments from Primorsk port in the Baltic region will be cut, according to industry consultant FGE. The reduction will push up the price of Read More

Russian education is enjoying an investment boom

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On the British Teachers Coming Work in Moscow Russian education is going through an investment boom. Every year, new private schools are opened, many offering an education in English leading to an international diploma. And following the investment are the teachers from the English speaking world to provide that education. Russians have traditionally been proud Read More

Leased labour – how great the change since the new Federal Law 116-FZ?

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Leased labour and temporary staffing in various forms and under different names (leasing, outstaffing and rent of the personnel) were commonly used in Russia since late 90s. This kind of services was much in demand especially among international businesses operating in Russia. However it was not set out in a legal framework, duties and responsibilities Read More

Exxon to Quit Russian Oil Ventures Frozen by U.S. Sanctions

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Michael Nagle / Bloomberg (Bloomberg) — Exxon Mobil Corp. said it’s abandoning joint ventures with Russia’s Rosneft PJSC after international sanctions against the nation’s energy sector paralyzed a historic drilling project. Exxon’s decision to quit its biggest exploration region was made late last year as the U.S. expanded sanctions, the company said in a 10-k filing Read More

Rusal Is Said to Plan First Woman CEO as Deripaska Steps Down

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(Bloomberg) — United Co. Rusal will name finance head Alexandra Bouriko as chief executive officer, the first time a woman will lead one of Russia’s largest commodity companies, according to people familiar with the matter. Billionaire Oleg Deripaska is stepping down as CEO of Rusal and president of En+ Group Plc as part of a broader reshuffle, Read More

A Russian Oligarch Walks Away From His $8 Billion Empire

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(Bloomberg) — In 1998, Sergei Galitsky opened a small grocery in his hometown of Krasnodar, 1300 kilometers south of Moscow. Over the next two decades he expanded that modest operation into an empire with almost $20 billion in sales and 16,000 stores across Russia, amassing a fortune valued at some $5 billion in the process. On Friday, he Read More

Russian Billionaires Are Building Megaschools to Rival Eton and Exeter

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Russian billionaires fund private schools to rival foreign counterparts. Vadim Moshkovich Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg (Bloomberg) — As part of a push to get more Russian business leaders involved in education, President Vladimir Putin sat down with some of the country’s most gifted pupils for a televised chat about the value of life, love and learning.  They gathered at Sirius, an educational center Putin established in Sochi after Read More