State Duma deputies proposed amendments allowing the Central Bank to sell Otkritie without bidding

The State Duma will consider a bill that will allow the Central Bank to sell shares of Otkritie Bank to VTB without bidding. A group of deputies introduced the appropriate amendments to a government bill that regulates the issue of polyvocal shares by companies registered in special administrative regions of Russia. The amendments will be … Read more

Belgium proposes to introduce a cap on gas prices in the EU

Belgian Prime Minister Alexandre De Croo believes that under the current conditions, EU member states should show solidarity, in connection with which the Belgian government proposes to coordinate gas purchases and introduce a ceiling on energy prices in the EU. Earlier in Brussels, they announced that there was no consensus in the EU on the … Read more

Leonkov suggested how Russia will respond to the Lithuanian provocation

Lithuania, by its decision to restrict transit to Kaliningrad, demonstrated an aggressive attitude towards Russia. Military analyst, editor of the Arsenal of the Fatherland magazine, Alexei Leonkov, suggested what answer Moscow would have. .

OPEC Secretary General suggested that the United States independently cope with high oil prices

Barkindo’s statement came ahead of Joe Biden’s planned trip to the Middle East, during which the US president will hold talks with the leaders of the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and several other states. Many analysts believe that despite the fact that the official purpose of the trip is national security issues, the real … Read more

The European Commission proposed to develop renewable energy to replace Russian energy sources

It makes no sense for the European Union (EU) to try to replace fossil fuels from Russia with oil, gas and coal from other countries, said EU Energy Commissioner Kadri Simson. Instead, she said, it is necessary to develop renewable energy sources. “There will be no point in trying to replace gas, oil and coal … Read more

The government proposed to classify data on Russia’s gold and foreign exchange reserves

The government submitted to the State Duma a bill regulating the work of the financial market. The bill also proposes to classify information about Russia’s gold and foreign exchange reserves. The corresponding document was published in the State Duma bill database. As follows from the document, the government proposes to classify information on gold and … Read more

Traffic will be divided into folders // The authorities want to detail the collected data of subscribers

Manufacturers of equipment for operational-search activities (SORM), which is installed on communication networks at the request of the FSB, will have to finalize it. The Ministry of Digital Development has proposed new rules, according to which SORM systems should separately allocate and save the traffic of calls via the Internet, the user’s geolocation, and browser … Read more

Market participants proposed to raise the threshold for controlling financial transactions to 1.5 million rubles

The National Council of the Financial Market (NSFR) sent an appeal to the head of the State Duma Committee on Financial Markets Anatoly Aksakov. The National Financial Markets Service proposed raising the total threshold for transactions subject to mandatory control by Rosfinmontiring from 600 thousand to 1.5 million rubles, for real estate transactions – from … Read more