Covid has increased the spending of the population by digital // Monitoring of microeconomics

The pandemic had almost no effect on the growth rate of costs for the development of the digital economy in Russia in 2020, but changed the ratio of expenses of organizations and the population for these purposes. According to the Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge (ISSEK) of the Higher School of Economics, … Read more

Only for QR-code members // Russian airlines fear the outflow of passengers to foreign competitors

Russian air carriers have begun to prepare for the implementation of QR codes verification for passengers. Almost no one of the market participants surveyed by Kommersant has an accurate idea of ​​the required additional equipment or personnel. But the carriers emphasize that the greatest losses will not be caused by the costs of implementing IT … Read more

Demand will be supported by incentives // Buyers of domestic IT solutions will be given a discount on income tax

Within the framework of the “second package” of measures to support the IT industry, the government has agreed on new benefits for buyers of domestic software and hardware. All of them relate to income tax – we are talking about the application of a multiplying coefficient to the costs of purchasing Russian solutions in the … Read more

The government compensates airlines for the cost of transporting Russians from Turkey and Tanzania

Russian authorities have approved rules for granting subsidies to airlines. The payments should cover the costs of exporting citizens from Tanzania and Turkey in 2021. Russia previously restricted air traffic with these countries due to the coronavirus. “To approve the attached rules for granting subsidies from the federal budget to Russian air transport organizations in … Read more