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Anna Rzhevkina

Illegal forex dealers pose challenge to Russian central bank

Feb 10 2021

MOSCOW Feb 10 Russia's central bank is finding it hard to identify and take action against illegal foreign exchange dealers, who often don't use publicly accessible websites and accept payment in cryptocurrency.

Yandex warns against limiting foreign ownership in Russian online streaming services

Dec 21 2020

A draft law proposing to limit foreign shareholdings in Russian companies that offer online video streaming services to 20% could worsen the investment climate, a spokesperson for internet giant Yandex told Reuters on Monday.

Russian toy retailer Detsky Mir says Altus does not plan to bid for whole company

Dec 10 2020

Dec 10 Detsky Mir said on Thursday Altus Capital, which launched a bid to buy a 29.9% stake in the Russian toy retailer last month, does not plan to buy the entire company.

Aeroflot debts deepen as rouble raises leasing costs and sales slide

Dec 01 2020

Russia's Aeroflot said on Tuesday its total debt rose by more than a third during the first nine months of 2020 as a weaker rouble raised its leasing costs and revenue fell.

COVID-19 crisis: a shot in the arm for Russian e-commerce

Nov 19 2020

GDANSK/MOSCOW The coronavirus crisis has helped fuel a surge in online shopping in Russia that has put even the remote icy expanse of Chukotka on the e-commerce map.

Russia's Aeroflot plans to raise at least 80 bln roubles in Moscow SPO

Oct 02 2020

Oct 2 Russia's biggest airline, Aeroflot , plans to raise at least 80 billion roubles ($1.02 billion) in a secondary public offering (SPO) in Moscow, it said on Friday.

Petropavlovsk CEO says "business as usual" despite boardroom battle

Jul 23 2020

July 23 A boardroom battle for control of Russian gold miner Petropavlovsk should not have an impact on the company's performance and so far has not affected its operations, the group's chief executive said on Thursday.

Online meal delivery firms knocked off course by coronavirus crisis

Apr 07 2020

GDYNIA/NEW YORK/AMSTERDAM The lockdown of millions of people at home across the globe due to the coronavirus should have been the perfect recipe for success for the burgeoning online meal delivery market. | Video

REFILE-Russian Eurobonds in demand as high yields overshadow economic risk

Feb 11 2020

* Russian Eurobond issues seen at up to $16 bln in 2020 -investor

Russia's Yandex launches video service aimed at rivaling YouTube

Sep 27 2019

Russian internet giant Yandex is launching a video streaming service aimed at rivaling Google's YouTube that will allow users to publish videos on its personal recommendation platform Yandex Zen, the company said on Friday.

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