Chubais believes that the Russian economy will face a large-scale transformation in the next 30 years

Due to the energy transition, the Russian economy will face a large-scale transformation, comparable to the “information revolution” of recent years, said Anatoly Chubais, special representative of the Russian president for relations with international organizations to achieve sustainable development goals. According to him, energy is the “backbone of the national economy” of the Russian Federation … Read more

IMF sees risks to the global economy from omicron

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) warns that the spread of new strains of COVID-19 could hurt the global economic recovery. Gita Gopinath, chief economist at the IMF, said this during an online conference at the International Financial Forum last weekend. Ms Gopinath noted the presence of downside risks to the forecasts that the IMF has … Read more

European Commissioner for Economic Affairs: Russia cut gas supplies to the EU by a quarter in the fall

The European Union (EU) is currently receiving gas “from Norway and Algeria in full,” said European Commissioner for Economic Affairs Paolo Gentiloni. He also said that Russian gas supplies to the EU in October-November fell by 25%. At the same time, Gentiloni stressed that, in his opinion, Russia is not interested in a “difficult discussion … 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

Annual inflation in Russia exceeded the forecast of the Ministry of Economy – 7.51%

Inflation in Russia from 23 to 29 November 2021 was 0.46%, according to Rosstat. A week earlier, it was at about 0.2%. Since the beginning of the year, consumer prices in the country have grown by 8.38%, annual inflation was 7.51%, which exceeded the forecast of the Ministry of Economy for the whole of 2021 … Read more