Due to inflation // Operator prices may grow by 15–18% by the end of the year

At the end of 2022, the growth in prices for mobile and broadband services will be 15–18%, TelecomDaily predicts. Representatives of the operators say that the price increase that has already taken place has ranged from 2% to 15%, but argue that the increase does not exceed inflation in any case. Such an increase, according … Read more

Youth Hands for Boredom // Youth Unemployment Will Only Fall By 2023

According to the ILO forecast, the level of youth unemployment in the world will decrease only by the beginning of next year – and will still remain above pre-pandemic levels. In 2021, according to experts, the number of unemployed youth in the world amounted to 75.1 million people, which is almost 8 million people more … Read more

Dear Enemies // The rise in oil prices has made Russia one of the three largest suppliers of the European Union

The increase in prices for raw materials, primarily for energy resources, led to a sharp increase in supplies from Russia to the EU countries. According to Eurostat, in the first half of the year, the increase in European imports from Russia amounted to 78.9%, the country also remained the third largest supplier to the EU. … Read more

Rosstat recorded an acceleration of weekly deflation in Russia // Infographics

For the period from August 9 to 15, the consumer price index amounted to 99.87%, according to Rosstat. Deflation accelerated to 0.13% compared to 0.08% a week earlier. Weekly deflation in Russia recorded the sixth week in a row. .

The average cost of an annual hull insurance in January-July amounted to almost 37 thousand rubles

With an average cost of an insured car of 1.8 million rubles. the cost of voluntary hull insurance per year amounted to 36,984 rubles, which is almost 13 thousand rubles. less than in 2021 – then the average cost of voluntary insurance was 55 thousand rubles. These results were obtained from a study based on … Read more

World food prices continue to decline // Infographics

The FAO Food Price Index continues to decline for the fourth consecutive month from the record highs recorded in March. In July, the average value of the index was 140.9 points, which is 13.3 points, or 8.6%, lower than in June. This is the sharpest decline since October 2008, according to FAO materials. It is … Read more

Moscow’s revenues for six months exceeded expectations by half and amounted to 1.8 trillion rubles

Moscow budget revenues for the first six months of 2022 amounted to 53.7% of the planned values ​​for the current year. In total, the capital budget of Moscow for January-June received 1 trillion 779.5 billion rubles. This is reported by TASS with reference to the press service of the Moscow Department of Finance. Thus, compared … Read more

US GDP declined for the second quarter in a row // Monitoring of the world economy

US GDP in the second quarter fell by 0.9% year on year, the US Department of Commerce Bureau of Economic Analysis reported yesterday. This is worse than the forecasts of most analysts who expected at least a minimal increase. Let’s be clear: the US indicator shows how much the size of the economy would shrink … Read more

Fed keeps step // Key rate raised again by 0.75 percentage points

The US Federal Reserve System (FRS) Wednesday, July 27, again raised the key rate, bringing it to the range of 2.25-2.5% per annum. As in June, the increase was “non-standard” 0.75 percentage points. Explaining his decision, the regulator, as before, referred to the rise in inflation in the United States – in June it accelerated … Read more