Personnel import substitution // What is happening in the market of recruitment agencies after the departure of Western companies

Since February 24, more than fifty foreign companies from various sectors of the economy have stopped working on the territory of the Russian Federation. Some of them specialized in the selection of mass personnel and top managers for the Russian market. Kommersant studied how, against the backdrop of Russia’s isolation by Western companies, its personnel … Read more

The DPR called the share of the remaining military personnel in the ranks of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

In the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU), after the start of Russia’s military special operation to protect Donbass, about 10% of the regular military remained. This was announced on Tuesday, July 26, by the deputy head of the Ministry of Information of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) Daniil Bezsonov. “Of those military personnel who were … Read more

Miroshnik announced hundreds of civilians remaining at the Severodonetsk Azot

globallookpress/Komsomolskaya Pravda Hundreds of civilians may be hiding in the shelters of the Azot plant in Severodonetsk. Some of the people who have already left the territory of the enterprise insist on this, said Rodion Miroshnik, Ambassador of the Lugansk People’s Republic in Russia. In his Telegram channel, the diplomat noted that the evacuation of … Read more

Peskov announced an “extremely careful” attitude towards foreign companies remaining in Russia

Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that the Russian authorities carefully and with great respect treat those foreign companies that continued to work in the country or express their readiness to resume their activities. According to him, such brands will create “favorable conditions in the future.” “We are extremely careful about … Read more

Rations are dropping off the menu // Demand for ready-to-eat food delivery has declined

The popularity of ration delivery services and cooking kits in the first quarter of the year fell by almost 40% yoy, which led to the closure of the most unprofitable projects. As Kommersant found out, Prime, Juicy-food, Rock’n’raw, Simple Kitchen, abandoned the idea to develop in the segment. The remaining players are trying to … Read more

Haute cuisine of difficult times // Stardogs will feed the Russians with expensive hot dogs

Against the background of continuing problems with the import of products, restaurateurs began to open establishments where the amount of purchased ingredients is minimal. Thus, the owners of Stardogs launched the Est.1993 chain with hot dogs in a higher price segment, planning to develop franchise outlets, including in the regions. Experts warn that expansion may … Read more

The Central Bank urged banks to convert the balances of foreign currency mortgages into rubles

The rest of the foreign currency mortgage must be converted into rubles, said Elvira Nabiullina, head of the Bank of Russia. In her opinion, now is the most favorable situation for converting foreign currency mortgages into rubles. “And a completely local problem – but still I will pay attention to it – the remains of … Read more