Economy


Date: 12 hrs ago

The Russian Foreign Ministry spokesman Maria Zakharova, commenting on the statement of the ambassador of Ukraine in Germany for "the Hamburg measures" said that the next sanctions against Russia do not require an occasion. As RIA Novosti reports, Zakharova noted that sanctions against Moscow "stamp on a stream". Earlier the ambassador of Ukraine in...


Date: 13 hrs ago

Photo: RIA Novosti Since May 26 comes into force the order of the Ministry of Labor according to which rules of calculation of federal social surcharge to pension are corrected, Rossiyskaya Gazeta reports. "This document — logical continuation of the law adopted in April on which pensions below a living wage have to be indexed by new rules" — the n...


Date: 18 hrs ago

Photo: RIA Novosti If Russia does not fulfill the requirement of the International Tribunal for maritime law, Ukraine will demand introduction of the "Hamburg" sanctions, the ambassador of Ukraine in Germany Andrey Melnik said. "Ukraine received a convincing diplomatic victory and a powerful additional international legal trump to achieve the faste...


Date: yesterday

The Administration of the President of Donald Trump has to stop temporarily use of some means of the Ministry of Defence for construction of a wall on border with Mexico. Such decision was made by court in California, Reuters reports. As the agency notes, it is about blocking of $1 billion from $6.7 billion. Earlier The Washington Post reported tha...


Date: yesterday

The Safe City program should be distributed all over the country, the Chairman of the State Duma Vyacheslav Volodin said during the meeting of Council which takes place in the Crimea. It is reported on the website of the lower house. "We initiated in one of the cities of my constituency this program as the pilot project. In its basis — installation...


Date: 2 days ago

The representative of the president of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky in the government Andrey Gerus on air of NewsOne TV channel said that Kiev cannot stop the economic relations with Russia. Video is posted on YouTube. "I think that we cannot … If we make such decisions, we have to think first of all whether we will shoot to ourselves at a leg" — Geru...


Date: 2 days ago

Photo: RIA News/Alexey Danichev the Main subject of "government hour" in the State Duma with the Minister of Economic Development Maxim Oreshkin can become development of digital economy, the speaker of the State Duma Vyacheslav Volodin whose words are cited by the press service of the State Duma reported. "The issue of development of digital econo...


Date: 2 days ago

The head of Sberbank German Gref told journalists that he does not plan to return "voluntarily" to work in government institutions. "I can tell that precisely I do not see myself in any government institutions: in the government, the ministries, etc. All this not for me. I spoke already many times, it is not work of my dream … Nearly 12 years passe...


Date: 2 days ago

The Federal Customs Service does not agree with claims of FAS according to which department could limit the competition, providing access to service of informing on category of risk level of participants of foreign economic activity (foreign trade activities) in a priority order, RNS in the press service of FCS reported. "According to FCS of Russia...


Date: 3 days ago

Growth of real salaries in March after revision of preliminary data of Rosstat noting earlier zero dynamics was 2.3% follows from "A picture of business activity. May, 2019", prepared by the Ministry of Economic Development. It is noted that in this regard data on growth of salaries for the I quarter were revised. "According to reporting data, the...


Date: 3 days ago

In Russia in April, 2019 the number of the unemployed made 3.6 million people, or 4.7% of economically active population, is reported in the report of Rosstat. In comparison with the same period of 2018 unemployment decreased by 4.3%. According to department, in jobcenters about 800 thousand people are registered, including 700 thousand people went...


Date: 3 days ago

GDP growth in April was 1.6%, having accelerated in comparison with March when this indicator was 0.2%, follows from prepared by Ministry of Economic Development "Picture of business activity" for May, 2019. "According to the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation, in April restoration of growth rates of GDP up to 1.6% year-on-y...


Date: 3 days ago

The real average monthly charged wage of Russians, by preliminary estimate, in January-April, 2019 grew by 1.4% in annual terms, Rosstat reported. In nominal terms the indicator grew by 6.6%. At the same time in April the real average monthly charged wage grew by 1.6%, and in nominal terms — increased by 6.9% in annual terms. "The average monthly c...


Date: 3 days ago

Retail trade turnover in Russia in April, 2019 grew by 1.2% in annual terms and was 2.636 trillion rub, follows from materials of Rosstat. "Retail trade turnover in April, 2019 was 2636.4 billion rubles, or 101.2% (in the comparable prices) to the level of the corresponding period of previous year" — it is said in the statement. In January-April, 2...


Date: 3 days ago

The state bureau of investigations of Ukraine opened criminal case on the former president of the country Petro Poroshenko for washing of means. The lawyer Andrey Portnov in reported about it to Telegram channel. "GBR registered new criminal proceedings and began investigation upon Poroshenko's legalization of criminal income at offshore manipulati...


Date: 3 days ago

The opportunities for early retirement remaining in Russia are excessively generous, such opinion of experts of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is presented in the report of the organization. "Despite the undertaken recently pension reform, excessively generous opportunities of early retirement remain", - it is noted in the document. Accordin...


Date: 3 days ago

Photo: globallookpress.com the Prime minister of Great Britain Theresa May said that on June 7 she will leave a post of the leader of Conservative party which is ruling. Also she will resign from the post of the prime minister. BBC reports about it. "Today I declare that I will leave a post of the leader of Conservative party on Friday, June 7" — M...


Date: 3 days ago

GDP growth of Russia for the last three years averaged 1.4%, according to the forecast, similar rates can remain also in 2019, follows from the report prepared by the International Monetary Fund (IMF). "In the last three years GDP growth averaged 1.4%, and maintaining similar growth rates and in 2019 is predicted", - it is noted in the document. Ac...


Date: 3 days ago

Photo: globallookpress.com is required to Ukraine when maintaining the current growth rates of economy 50 more years to reach modern Poland on the level of income, it is told in the report of the World Bank. The document is published on the website of the organization. "At preservation of the existing rates of economic growth Ukraine needs more tha...


Date: 3 days ago

Photo: Sergey of Fadeichev/TASS the Volume of payments of insurance pensions and pensions for the state providing following the results of 2018 grew by 394 billion rubles (5.8%) in comparison with an indicator for 2017 and made 7.2 trillion rubles, the press service of the Pension Fund of the Russian Federation reports. "Payments of insurance pensi...