The trailers started to move // ​​Operators began to actively buy up the park

Against the backdrop of growing demand, railway operators and shippers increased their fleet purchases, according to the Infoline Rail Russia Top rating. In January-September, 44,000 railcars were purchased, and more than a third of orders were for fitting platforms amid growing interest from operators in the container segment. In general, the operating market is dominated … Read more

Young people will find something to do // The Ministry of Labor has come up with 31 ways to attract new workers to the labor market

The Ministry of Labor has prepared a program to promote youth employment until 2030, focused on Russians under the age of 29. It is proposed to support this employment by conducting career guidance events, organizing work practices and allocating subsidies for employment – a total of 31 events are proposed to be launched to facilitate … Read more

FT: Deutsche Bahn employees tried unsuccessfully to draw attention to abuses of company management

According to an investigation by the Financial Times, two employees of the German railway operator Deutsche Bahn have repeatedly tried to draw attention to the abuse by some high-ranking managers, but to no avail. Back in 2016, employees reported to Deutsche Bahn’s internal control department about suspicions of embezzlement of corporate funds. But when an … Read more

Size does not matter // Ministry of Construction proposes to approximate the rules for the construction of cottage settlements and high-rise buildings

The Ministry of Construction is making a new attempt to regulate the legal status of organized cottage settlements – the department has prepared a bill on financing their construction and managing common property. Now in the Russian Federation, every sixth residential building is being built in such settlements. Developers will be able to attract funds … Read more

Binance wants to raise funds from sovereign wealth funds

Binance cryptocurrency exchange is negotiating with several sovereign wealth funds at once, the head of the company Changpeng Zhao said in an interview with the Financial Times. The company hopes to attract their investment in exchange for equity participation in the world’s largest exchange by trading volume. At the same time, Mr. Zhao refused to … Read more