29.06.2022
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Strategies

How a new generation of BNPL startups is taking over the market from Klarna and Affirm

The buzz around BNPL (buy now, pay later or “buy now, pay later”) is fading amid economic instability. B2C startups like Klarna and Affirm have plummeted in valuations. At the same time, new projects from Europe attract impressive sums: investors assume that the instruments that have chosen a more reliable audience – business are in […]

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“Kommersant”: the authorities are trying to prevent the employment of Russian pilots abroad

Russian pilots who retired or were sent to layoff faced difficulties in confirming their licenses – the Federal Air Transport Agency does not provide foreign airlines with data on the date of issue of the pilot’s license and its relevance.

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Moscow Seed Fund invested in Centrifugal Machines

Centrifugal Machines attracted a loan of 14 million rubles from the Moscow Seed Fund. The company will allocate funds for the purchase of new equipment, in order, among other things, to cover the need of customers for import substitution.

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‘We need chips to make more chips’: Semiconductor shortage could last two more years

For a short period, from the end of last year to the beginning of this year, it looked like the worst of the global chip shortage was behind us. However, geopolitical tensions and new outbreaks of COVID-19 have once again disrupted supply chains. 92 new factories are already under construction, but now there are not […]

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Nissan suspended production in Russia for six months

The Japanese automaker Nissan has suspended production in Russia for the first half of the fiscal year that began on April 1. The company expects the situation in Ukraine to become even “more serious and protracted.”

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How to build advertising campaigns for FMCG brands in the current situation. Recommendations and trends

Now for the Russian FMCG-brands in the market there is a good situation. Many major players have suspended or completely stopped their work in Russia, and there is a shortage of goods in a number of categories. It’s time to take the vacated space. However, there may be difficulties with promotion – the advertising inventory […]

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The treasury of Fort Boyard will be guarded by 3D tigers instead of live ones

The show “Fort Boyard” will abandon its calling card, which has been performing since 1990. Live tigers guarding the fort’s treasury have been replaced with 3D computer animation, as a new generation of viewers is increasingly concerned about animal welfare.

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VTB announced a new way to deceive Russians by scammers

Fraudsters have come up with a new way to steal money from Russian bank cards. They pose as employees of telecom companies, report that their smartphone has been hacked and ask to redirect SMS in order to gain access to online banking.

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S7 Airlines passengers will be able to order ready-made food from VkusVill on board

VkusVill boarded S7 Airlines – ready-made food from the store can be ordered directly on the plane. You can pay for the order with money or miles. Nine sets are available to passengers – the cheapest one costs 260 rubles.

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Crypto exchange FTX is thinking about buying an online broker Robinhood – Bloomberg

Online broker Robinhood, which gained particular popularity in the bull market during the coronavirus pandemic, may be sold to the FTX crypto exchange. On the news from Bloomberg, Robinhood shares, which have lost almost 75% since the IPO, rose significantly.

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