Interviews & Opinions
INTERVIEW: E-commerce union wants import duty-free cap cancelled
MOSCOW, Mar 14 (PRIME) -- RussiaТs Association of Internet Trade Companies (AITC) wants to cancel a threshold for duty-free imports of foreign online purchases, President Artyom Sokolov told PRIME in an interview on Thursday.
INTERVIEW: Exec says Sberbank lending to largest firms to rise 3Ц4% in 2019
MOSCOW, Feb 13 (PRIME) -- RussiaТs top bank Sberbank plans to raise lending to small, medium, and large businesses by 13Ц15% in 2019, while lending to the largest clients will rise by 3Ц4%, Deputy CEO Anatoly Popov told PRIME on Wednesday.
INTERVIEW: Official says govt to control Runet if stability threatened
MOSCOW, Feb 12 (PRIME) -- Centralized control over the Runet, the Russian-speaking segment of the Internet, will be introduced only if there is a threat to its stability, Andrei Klishas, chairman of the constitutional law committee at the Federation Council, the parliamentТs upper house, told PRIME in an interview on Tuesday.
INTERVIEW: Google erases illegal forex dealersТ apps as cbank asks
MOSCOW, Feb 5 (PRIME) -- Google has deleted two applications that were used by illegal forex dealers to work in the country upon request of the Russian central bank, Valery Lyakh, head of the regulatorТs department on resistance to unfair practices, told PRIME on Tuesday in an interview.