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The wealth of the richest Russians has grown sharply since the beginning of the year

MOSCOW, 1 Mar – PRIME. The aggregate fortune of the richest Russians in January-February grew by $ 18.291 billion, RIA Novosti calculated based on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index (BBI). Forbes named the 20 richest self-made women in Russia The index is calculated based on the value of shares of companies in which billionaires have shares. For some companies, the calculation is based on…
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Titov offered tax amnesty for a number of companies

MOSCOW, 1 Mar – PRIME. Boris Titov, the ombudsman for the protection of the rights of entrepreneurs of Russia, sent to the first deputy chairman of the government Andrei Belousov proposals on new measures to support businesses affected by the consequences of the coronavirus, in particular, on a tax amnesty for a number of companies, the ombudsman’s press service told RIA Novosti.
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Mishustin approved a new business support program

MOSCOW, 1 Mar – PRIME. Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin has approved a new preferential loan program for 7.7 billion rubles to support entrepreneurs from the most affected industries, the press service of the Cabinet of Ministers said. Russian business will…
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Regions with the lowest share of overdue loans named

MOSCOW, 1 Mar – PRIME. The lowest share of overdue debt of the population to banks at the end of last year was recorded in the Nenets District, Sevastopol and Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, the highest rates of overdue debt among Russian regions – in Ingushetia and other republics of the North Caucasus, according to a study by RIA Novosti. To assess the share of overdue debts of the…
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Major stores are obliged to accept Mir cards

MOSCOW, 1 Mar – PRIME. The circle of organizations that are obliged to accept Mir cards for payment is gradually expanding: from March 1 to June 30, 2021, this perimeter will include stores with a revenue of more than 30 million rubles per year. The share of transactions with Mir cards is planned to be increased to 27 30% As the head of the Association of Electronic Money and Money Transfer…
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