Voting is dismissed to their homes // Meetings of homeowners are converted to electronic form

Due to the existing administrative barriers, it is only in 10% of cases that it is possible to conduct meetings of homeowners electronically. Although the authorities promised that in nine years, up to 80% of the meetings should be held in this way. To achieve this goal, the “Institute for Urban Economics” fund proposes to … Read more

The apartment request will be checked for coincidences // The Ministry of Construction will create a register of beneficiary housing recipients

The White House intends to put in order one of the most expensive social programs – providing citizens with affordable housing. To this end, the Ministry of Construction in early 2023 plans to create a unified federal register of citizens in need of improved housing conditions. According to the department, as of January 1, 2021, … Read more

Activity index in the service sector in Russia fell to its lowest level for the year

In Russia, in November, the index of business activity in the service sector fell to 47.1 points from 48.8 points in October. This is reported in a study (.pdf) of the analytical agency IHS Markit. This was the largest decline since October 2020. Above 50 indicates a rise in economic activity, below a decline. “The … 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

Leaders of digitalization go to the “clouds” // Technology Monitoring

The most popular digital technologies among Russian organizations in the fields of Information and Communication and IT are cloud services – in 2020 they were implemented by 31.9% and 34.6% of companies, respectively. On average in the economy, cloud solutions are used by just over a quarter of organizations (25.7%) – the use of this … Read more