Moscow expands use of artificial intelligence in healthcare

Moscow has begun to use artificial intelligence to diagnose aneurysm of the thoracic aorta, said Deputy Mayor of Moscow for Social Development Anastasia Rakova. “Last year we combined digital equipment into a single network and introduced services based on artificial intelligence in the work of radiologists. At first, the services helped to analyze images only … Read more

Zelensky will submit to the Rada a bill on charging children for the use of mineral resources

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy announced that on December 10 he will submit to the Verkhovna Rada a bill on the economic passport of a Ukrainian. According to him, such a document will allow Ukrainian children to receive payment for the use of the country’s subsoil. “Until December 10, for the first time in the … Read more

Covid has increased the spending of the population by digital // Monitoring of microeconomics

The pandemic had almost no effect on the growth rate of costs for the development of the digital economy in Russia in 2020, but changed the ratio of expenses of organizations and the population for these purposes. According to the Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge (ISSEK) of the Higher School of Economics, … 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