Training “for life” // Company employees are satisfied even with unqualified coaches

Employees of Russian companies strive to discuss personal effectiveness with professional coaches and are most often satisfied with the results of the sessions, according to a study by the recruiting company Hays. At the same time, the qualification level of a significant part of such specialists may be insufficient – from 30% to 60% of … Read more

Startups will be supported by the budgetary ruble // The Ministry of Economy has prepared the rules for issuing grants for “growing up”

More than a hundred technology companies in the next three years can receive grants of up to 250 million rubles. to refine their products to meet the requirements of large corporation customers. The money will go to projects that use technologies that officials have identified as 12 priority ones – such as artificial intelligence, 5G … Read more

The price of the issue // Deputy Chairman of the State Duma Committee on Property, Land and Property Relations Nikolai Nikolaev on the introduction of escrow accounts

Until 2018, a significant share of the new build market was in the gray zone. Every year, developers collected about 1.7 trillion rubles from equity holders: most of this amount practically passed by the state due to the lack of clear requirements for developers and the movement of funds contributed by buyers. This was the … Read more

In Gucci’s Name // Etsy Marketplace Blocked For Copyright Infringement

Access to the large international marketplace Etsy is blocked in Russia. One of the site’s pages contains prohibited information: several sellers offer counterfeit goods under the Gucci brand. Due to the traffic encryption technology used by the site, Roskomnadzor could not limit itself to blocking only one page with prohibited content and restricted access to … Read more

NOVATEK will ship to China via Japan // The company expands LNG supplies in the region

NOVATEK continues to try to expand its presence in the Chinese gas market and supply gas not only to large portfolio players, but also to end consumers. The company signed an agreement of intent with Japan’s Saibu Gas to transship LNG at the Hibiki receiving terminal. Access to this terminal, where LNG will be loaded … Read more