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Russians fleeing Putin prepare for life in Serbian exile

Urdu Point 24 Nov 2022
- Business impact - Several big Russian tech companies, including Yandex, Luxoft and Wargaming, have opened new offices in Belgrade or expanded existing ones ... Aleksei Novikov, a 42-year-old businessman from Saint Petersburg who fled to Serbia fearing he might be drafted to serve in Ukraine, recently opened Belgrade's very first cider bar.

Prigozhin: Kremlin's election meddler and mercenary supremo

Yahoo Daily News 08 Nov 2022
This month Wagner opened its first headquarters in Saint Petersburg ... From there he fell into the restaurant business and opened a luxury location in Saint Petersburg whose customers included Putin, then making the transition from working in the KGB to local politics.

Factbox-Companies sell their businesses in Russia

FX Empire 10 Oct 2022
Below is a list of firms by sector that have sold their businesses in Russia. ... ** Yum Brands sold its Pizza Hut business in Russia to a local operator ... ** Finland’s SOK sold the Saint Petersburg stores of its Prisma retail chain to Russia’s X5, and its hotels business in the city to Russian investors Alexander Ermakov and Yury Shumakovare Others.

Nexign’s Article Included in TM Forum’s Benchmark Report

The Valdosta Daily Times 30 Sep 2022
SAINT-PETERSBURG, Russia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 30, 2022-- ... .

Russia-Africa Economic Forum to Take Place in St.Petersburg in Summer 2023 - Organizer

Urdu Point 13 Sep 2022
It is planned that leaders of the African countries, who will come to Saint Petersburg, will participate in the forum together with representatives of Russian, African and international business, as well as state structures and African integration groups," the foundation said.

Russia's Gazprom to reduce gas deliveries to French Engie due to disagreement

Sina 31 Aug 2022
Reuters. The logo of Gazprom is seen on the facade of a business center in Saint Petersburg, Russia, on March 31, 2022. French electricity and gas company Engie announced on Tuesday that Russian energy corporation Gazprom will reduce gas deliveries from Tuesday. The move comes after a disagreement between the two companies over contracts ... .

In Actual Russia, No Sign of Sanctions, by Ted Rall

The Unz Review 13 Aug 2022
It’s time to get real ... ORDER IT NOW ... I’ve spent the last two weeks in Moscow and Saint Petersburg, Russia’s two biggest cities ... The Galeria Mall across the busy street from my hotel in Saint Petersburg has a few closed stores shut down by Western chains, but the majority remain, and consumers are shopping like mad ... Ted Rall (Twitter.

Greetings from Russia, by Ted Rall

The Unz Review 05 Aug 2022
Now I’m in Saint Petersburg ... Saint Petersburg is more like New York, the country’s intellectual capital, steeped in history, sophisticated and hip rather than utilitarian and brutalist ... Restaurants and bars are doing brisk business ... There was an hourlong line — on a Tuesday — to enter the Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg.

Russia's Gazprom tells Europe gas halt beyond its control

The Jerusalem Post 19 Jul 2022
Known as an 'act of God' clause, force majeure is standard in business contracts and spells out extreme circumstances that excuse a party from their legal obligations. console.log("BODY1 ... console.log("BODY2 ... The logo of Gazprom company is seen on the facade of a business centre in Saint Petersburg, Russia March 31, 2022. (credit ... Turbine delay ... .
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Damages from shelling of Kyiv 15 March 2022 during Russian invasion of Ukraine

Russian bank executive joins Ukrainian forces in Kyiv

The Jerusalem Post 29 Apr 2022
The logo of Gazprom company is seen on the facade of a business centre in Saint Petersburg, Russia March 31, 2022 ... While some prominent figures in Russia’s business world have dealt with punitive financial measures, others have potentially met far more severe consequences.

The Middle East can cover Europe’s energy needs, but at what price?

The Jerusalem Post 29 Apr 2022
Russia on Wednesday halted its supply of natural gas to Bulgaria and Poland after the latter nations refused its demand that Europeans pay in rubles. . For more stories from The Media Line go to ... Dr ... The logo of Gazprom company is seen on the facade of a business centre in Saint Petersburg, Russia March 31, 2022. (credit ... .

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