BELOKURIKHA, Altai Region, Aug 26 (PRIME)
Putin orders govt to write resort strategy till MarchBELOKURIKHA, Altai Region, Aug 26 (PRIME) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered the government to prepare a strategy to develop resorts until March 2017, he said at a meeting of the State Council Presidium, his advisory body, on Friday.
Russia to start charter flights to Turkey this week
MOSCOW, Aug 29 (PRIME)Russian tour operators will resume charter flights to Turkey by the end of this week, Maya Lomidze, executive director of the Association of Tour Operators, confirmed on Monday.
Belarus says talks on Russian gas price continue
MINSK, Aug 26 (PRIME)Negotiations about the price for Russian natural gas for Belarus have not been completed, Vladislav Sychevish, spokesman for Belarusian Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov, told PRIME on Friday.
Russia’s TMK plans to keep US market share
VOLGOGRAD, Aug 29 (PRIME)Russian oil and gas pipe producer TMK has prepared a development strategy for its American assets in which it plans to at least keep the U.S. market share, Deputy CEO for strategy Vladimir Shmatovich told reporters on Monday.
FOCUS: Google to lose 2% of revenue in fine to Russian antitrust for app stores
MOSCOW, Aug 29 (PRIME)The saga of protracted delays by the Russian antitrust service in announcing the size of penalty for Google and expectations of a court ruling have evidently came to an end with the U.S. company doomed to pay 2% of its local yearly revenue. Analysts do not expect Google to sue further, but it will have to revise its policy, giving more growth space to Yandex, the initiator of the case.
MOSCOW, Aug 29 (PRIME) – Russia’s possible replacement of a flat 13% income tax with a progressive scale will backfire in a proactive tax evasion, Andrei Makarov, chairman of the budget and tax committee of the State Duma, the parliament’s lower chamber, told PRIME in an interview published on Monday.