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

You can’t get away from personal income tax // Russians working from abroad will be taxed

The Ministry of Finance has not forgotten about the citizens who left the Russian Federation, but continue to work for Russian companies. Now, after six months of staying in another country, such employees lose their tax resident status in the Russian Federation and are exempted from paying income tax on the salary they receive, since … Read more

Barriers have risen in price // Export restrictions have raised grain prices by 6-12%

The number of announced or imposed export restrictions in trade in food and fertilizers has increased sharply since the beginning of the crisis in Ukraine and reached 74, follows from the monitoring of the World Bank (WB). The number of measures facilitating imports in January-May was less – 61. The World Trade Organization (WTO), against … Read more

Coalition to the crisis // Against the backdrop of the departure of foreign money, the advertising market tends to consolidate

The Russian advertising holding Igronik includes the Progression Group, the Strong Advertising communication group and the local agency Sova. As a result of the alliance, Igronik expects to increase the volume of advertising purchases from 9 billion rubles. up to 17 billion rubles in 2022. Other advertising groups are also negotiating mergers. Experts predict that … Read more

Baikal is not server // Russia may be left without its server processors

Baikal Electronics may freeze the project for the release of Baikal-S server processors presented at the end of 2021 due to problems with placing orders for production in Taiwan, market participants told Kommersant. According to them, a number of large structures, including Sberbank, counted on significant batches of servers on Baikal-S in order to fulfill … Read more

Catalyst of global demand // No replacement for Russian palladium yet

Europe bought a record amount of Russian palladium in March, which is used in the production of autocatalysts. The purchases took place against the background of the closing of the sky for Russian aircraft, which traditionally carry palladium. Key European clients of MMC Norilsk Nickel, the world’s largest producer of palladium, are buying up all … Read more

What other EZS parameters did the Ministry of Industry and Trade change // Rules of the game

In addition to changes in the type of connectors, the new rules also provide for a transitional period for the power of the station: in 2022, the maximum output power of GB / T and CCS2 connectors must be at least 90 kW, and from 2023 – 120 kW. The output power of CHAdeMO is … Read more

Auto loans rolled into ATB // Kvant Mobile Bank gave him clients for 7 billion rubles

The Asia-Pacific Bank (ATB), sold last fall to Kazakh investors, took retail loans for 7 billion rubles. from the related Quantum Mobile Bank. The deals are part of a bank merger scheme that was launched at the end of April. This merger format is only suitable for small banks. As a result of clearing the … Read more