The Accounts Chamber will check the procurement of ambulances and school buses

The Accounts Chamber announced that it has changed the audit plan for 2021. The list includes audits of procurement of ambulances, school buses and medicines. Auditor of the Accounts Chamber Andrey Perchyan noted that the issue of procurement of social transport has been monitored since 2016. “In 2021, the Ministry of Industry and Trade was … Read more

What is VK

VK changes the largest voting shareholder. Alisher Usmanov’s USM leaves the holding’s capital by selling the stake it owned through MegaFon to the SOGAZ group. What is included in the VK and its main indicators – in the help “Kommersant”. …

Peskov: inflation is high, but government measures are helping to avoid sharp spikes

Press Secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov said during a press call that the situation with rising prices in the country “is being amortized” thanks to measures taken by the government. “Well, there are no sharp surges, but inflation is high, this is constantly discussed. Government measures help to avoid surges, work is underway, … Read more

Small business is propped up with a big date // The government intends to solve its problems only in automatic mode

The government commission on the development of small and medium-sized businesses insists on completing the digitalization of its state support. The White House is ready to work on expanding SMEs’ access to finance, developing sales markets, deregulating and building infrastructure to support small companies in the regions, but expects standard, clear and targeted digital tools … Read more

Putin named the priority of the economy to help people and industries affected by the pandemic

Russia was the first of the world’s largest economies to normalize its fiscal policy amid a pandemic, President Vladimir Putin said. He did not rule out new measures to support citizens based on available opportunities, and also called increasing the share of infrastructure investments in GDP as a long-term priority. Speaking at the plenary session … Read more