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

Chain restaurants want to raise prices by 15%

Chain restaurants are announcing an increase in food prices in 2022, Izvestia reports, citing major market players. Shokoladnitsa said they could raise prices by an average of 8%, Black Star Foods – by 5-15%. The fact that prices are likely to rise was also stated by the Novikov Group (restaurants Magadan, Bolshoi, Syrovarnya and others) … Read more

The old staff is better, there are no new ones // Auditing companies run out of qualified specialists

The market of auditors runs the risk of being left without staff due to insufficient influx of new specialists. To solve the problem, the profile self-regulatory organization (SRO) proposes to issue certificates to examinees at each stage of training in order to increase the motivation of those who come to the profession. However, market participants … Read more

“When the government decided, I think, it is already incorrect to argue” // Head of the “Market Council” Maxim Bystrov on the capacity market, competition and CO2 emissions

The government again reduced the terms of competitive power take-off (CCT): tenders will be held four years before the start of power supply, the next one is scheduled for November 2023. Now regulators and market participants are thinking about changing the CCO rules and the modernization program for old TPPs. The head of the “Market … Read more

Central Bank may raise key rate again to curb inflation

High inflation destroys the well-being of people, said the chairman of the Bank of Russia Elvira Nabiullina, speaking at an expanded meeting of the State Duma committee on the financial market. At the next meetings, a possible increase in the rate from 7.5% will be considered. As Ms Nabiullina noted, it is necessary to return … Read more