Moscow Jazz Festival: Igor Butman and almost everyone

The Moscow Jazz Festival will open on June 13 for the first time, although it may seem that it has always been with us. Jazz has long and firmly entered Russian culture, and over the past decades, musicians and fans have had no shortage of events. However, the upcoming festival can boast of scale. It […]

Sales of new passenger cars and commercial vehicles fell by 84% in May

Sales of new passenger cars and light commercial vehicles (LCV) in Russia in May updated the anti-record of the previous month, reaching 24,268 vehicles sold, the Association of European Businesses (AEB) said in a statement. This is 83.5% less than in May last year. In the first five months of 2022, the market decreased by […]

Banks were given 175 billion rubles for preferential IT loans for industry

The government will allocate 175 billion rubles to banks. as compensation for the interest rate on preferential loans for companies to introduce domestic software and hardware and software systems. This follows from the materials for the speech of Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin at the conference “Digital Industry of Industrial Russia”, which took place on June […]

MTS launched a service for organizing festivals based on geoanalytics

MTS has created a service for analyzing attendance at public events based on Big Data analytics. The solution analyzes anonymized aggregated data on movements, the size and composition of the population, as well as the flow of tourists and buyers, the company told Vedomosti. The geoanalytical platform works on a subscription model and allows customers […]

Car dealers refused to cancel double VAT on the resale of used cars

The Ministry of Finance opposed the proposal of car dealers to abolish double taxation, which occurs when a used car is resold between legal entities. This is stated in a letter from the department signed by Deputy Minister Irina Okladnikova to the Russian Automobile Dealers Association (RoAD) dated April 21. Vedomosti has the document. As […]