Power was put into revenue – Newspaper Kommersant No. 3 (7204) dated 12.01.2022

The real transit of power in Kazakhstan, which was believed to have taken place in 2019, is actually happening only now – after large-scale riots in Almaty and other cities of the republic. President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev emerged from the shadow of his predecessor, Nursultan Nazarbayev. He now acts without looking back at the national leader […]

US imposed sanctions on Bosnian Serb leader Milorad Dodik

The United States has added to the sanctions list the former President of Bosnia and Herzegovina (2010-2018) and the current member of the Presidium from the Serbs Milorad Dodik, according to the website of the US Treasury. The department accused him of undermining the Dayton Peace Accords, which ended the 1992-1995 civil war in the […]

WADA names Russia the leader in the number of anti-doping rule violations in 2019

In 2019, 1,914 anti-doping rule violations were identified, according to a press release from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). Russia took the first place in the number of violations. In total, representatives of 117 countries in 89 sports committed violations. 1573 violations were recorded after doping tests. Another 377 violations were identified in the course […]

How the takeover of Rolf will change the balance of power in auto retail

The purchase of the Rolf car dealer company by Sergei Petrov by the Klyuchavto holding from the Krasnodar Territory is the largest M&A deal in the history of Russian auto retail. In fact, the owners of Klyuchavto will have the first and fourth players on the market. On December 13, Alfa-Bank announced that Rolf and […]

Self-eruption – Newspaper Kommersant No. 216 (7178) of 11/27/2021

On November 26, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy tried to explain what is happening in his country, in his country’s relations with Russia and in his relations with the richest Ukrainian Rinat Akhmetov. It came out long, scandalous and not very convincing. However, special correspondent “Kommersant” Vladimir Soloviev I heard in the speech of the […]

Peskov assessed the words of Lukashenka on the terms of negotiations with the opposition

President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko, stating that he will begin negotiations with the leader of the opposition of the republic, Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, only after Russian President Vladimir Putin does the same with the founder of the FBK (recognized in Russia as an NGO-foreign agent and a banned extremist organization, liquidated by a court decision) Alexei […]

Zenit brought Juventus to the play-off – Sport – Kommersant

In the fourth round of the Champions League group stage, Zenit lost 2: 4 away to the leader of their group H Juventus. The defeat from the Italian club made the St. Petersburgers’ chances of making it into the playoffs of the main European Cup, where its rival has already entered, ephemeral, but they still […]

Manchester United remains the most valuable football brand

English Manchester United, like last year, has become the most valuable brand among football clubs in the world, according to a study by the consulting company Brand Finance, which annually ranks the 50 most valuable football brands. The research results are published on the company’s website. Brand Finance analysts estimated Manchester United’s brand value at […]

The founders of RBC invested in posting content on social networks and messengers

The Postoplan service raised $ 1.5 million from a group of investors led by the TMT Investments fund of Artem Inyutin and German Kaplun, the company said. Other participants in the round are the YellowRockets and Bergtop.vc funds. The founder of Postoplan Alexey Bozhin confirmed to Vedomosti that the round was held. Kaplun and Inyutin […]