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Economics | Business  | 26.01.21

Over 28 Billion Rubles to Be Allocated for Engineering Facilities Creation


More than 28 billion rubles will be allocated from the federal budget in 2021 for programmes of state support for the construction of social and engineering infrastructure, TASS reports with reference to the press service of the Ministry of Construction of the Russian Federation.  It is noted that the “Stimul” programme in 2019 was included

Economics | Business  | 24.01.21

Russian Bank Recorded Growth in Retail Lending Business


The loan portfolio in the retail segment of the Otkritie Bank increased by 34 per cent over the year and amounted to 457.1 billion rubles. Loans issued to individuals increased by more than 20 per cent (to 282.9 billion rubles).  So, following the results of 12 months, mortgages increased by more than 1.5 times to

Insight | Around Russia  | 23.01.21

Russian Schoolchildren Launched Good Deeds Action


Russian schoolchildren launched the ‘Good Saturday’ action as part of the “New Year – Big Goals” thematic week. The guys are participants in the “Big Change” project of the “Russia, the Land of Opportunities” presidential platform.  To take part in the action, everyone should start their year with good habits. Thus, on January 23, the

Ufa Photographer Shot Janitor in GQ Style


Janitor Yura from Ufa got in trouble. Fraudsters took advantage of his disability and took out loans in his name for a total of about 700,000 rubles.  Ufa photographer, Roman Filippov, came to the man’s aid. He organized a photoshoot for the janitor, posted his photo on his Instagram-account and, having told this sad story,

Insight | Around Russia  | 13.01.21

Saratov Enterprises Received 200 Million Rubles for Investments


Last year, Saratov enterprises participating in the implementation of the national project “Labor Productivity” received loans worth about 200 million rubles, which they used to implement investment projects, TASS reports with reference to the Minister of Economic Development of the region Andrey Razborov.   In particular, the ‘Geodor’ company, which is engaged in the production of

Moscow | Insight  | 12.01.21

Over 400 Orphans Received Housing in Moscow 2020


More than 400 orphans received housing in Moscow in 2020, according to the city prosecutor Denis Popov on January 12, which is the Day of the Prosecutor’s Office Worker, TASS reports.  “We are working closely with the city authorities in providing housing for orphans. Last year, Moscow provided housing for more than 400 orphans, another

Insight | Yekaterinburg  | 08.01.21

Yekaterinburg Officials Delighted Local Children With Gifts


Children from Yekaterinburg received gifts thanks to the “Christmas Tree of Wishes” action. As part of the campaign, a 12-year-old Maxim Kharisov received a new game console, e1.ru reports. The Vice-Governor, Sergey Bidonko, made the boy’s dream come true.  It is noted that children from orphanages, children in difficult life situations, children with disabilities, as

Economics | Insight | Around Russia  | 05.01.21

Social Contract Helps Russian Families Become Self-Sufficient


Russian Prime Minister, Mikhail Mishustin, signed a decree according to which, from 2021, families in need will be able to use the funds of the social contract for the development of personal subsidiary plots, the press service of the Russian Cabinet of Ministers reports.  A social contract is a special contract that is concluded between