Exhibition of Alleged Achievements // Russia in Dubai said that it would like to show at Expo 2030 in Moscow

Moscow’s bid to host the World Universal Exhibition “Expo” in 2030 was supported at the Expo 2020 held in Dubai: on Saturday, the exhibition hosted the National Day of Russia, opened by the Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Mikhail Mishustin who arrived in the UAE; a two-day forum, which announced a detailed agenda for … Read more

Cashier does not provide information // Diana Galieva about the device of digital state support

Over this autumn, we at Kommersant saw quite a few different appeals from the business community to the government with requests to expand state support for a particular business – and they all ended with the now generally accepted phrase “we heard you”. The stories of White House officials about what they are doing do … Read more

What Russia showed in the UAE

The main topic of both the forum and the Russian pavilion in Dubai (since the foundation of Expo in 1851, the main “visual” rivalry at the exhibition is the competition of architects in the design of pavilions, now mostly national) were the technological and scientific capabilities of the Russian Federation. Sessions of the forum were … Read more

Gazprom-Media will become a shareholder of VK // Mediaholding will share control over the company with SOGAZ

Gazprom-Media will receive 45% in the company that controls the majority of votes in VK (formerly Mail.ru Group). This share was previously consolidated by Gazprombank and will now contribute it as a contribution to the property of its subsidiary Gazprom-Media. …

US will restrict exports of technology that authoritarian regimes can use for surveillance and repression

The United States plans to launch an international initiative to restrict exports and license technologies that can be used by authoritarian regimes to spy, pressure dissidents and other human rights abuses. According to The Wall Street Journal, the initiative will be announced at the Summit for Democracy, which will take place online on December 9-10. … Read more