OKB assessed the impact of consumer lending term limits on Russians

Limiting the term of consumer lending to five years will affect 1.5 million borrowers annually, analysts of the service for the selection of financial services “Kredistoriya” (“OKB”) considered. Calculations are based on lending to citizens last year. Then consumer loans issued 19.3 million Russians. Most of them – 92%, or 17.7 million people – have […]

Bitcoin mining produces 30 thousand tons of e-waste annually

Bitcoin mining results in about 30,700 tons of e-waste every year. These conclusions were reached by analysts from the Netherlands Central Bank and scientists from the Center for Energy and Environmental Research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, who published an article about this in the scientific journal Resources, Conservation and Recycling. The study authors […]

World Poetry Day to host online readings by authors from 95 countries

World Poetry Day, celebrated annually on March 21, will host an online festival on Poesia 21, which will bring together 368 poets from 95 countries. The festival includes eight simultaneous online broadcasts from various regions, including Eurasia, America, North and Central Europe, Southeast Asia, and others. The readings will be attended by 368 poets from […]

REO will invest 2.9 billion rubles in waste sorting

The Russian environmental operator (REO) will support two investment projects for waste processing in the Moscow region (MO), a representative of the REO told Vedomosti. According to him, the Supervisory Board approved the redemption of bonds of the Kombinat company and KPO Neva, a member of the Ecoline group. The securities will be issued by […]

WADA on the mill of the USA – Sport – Kommersant

The most notable event at the regular meeting of the Board of Founders of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) was the speech of Regina Labelle, Director of the White House Department of National Drug Policy Control (ONDCP). She received an invitation to the meeting after the ONDCP once again accused WADA of unwillingness to carry […]