Germany does not deny EU proposals to seize Russian state assets in favor of Ukraine, but the confiscation of Russian property requires discussion. This was stated in an interview with the Financial Times by German Finance Minister Christian Lindner. “Countries based on the rule of law guarantee the inviolability of private property. The difficulties associated […]
The Israeli dating service RusDate, which specializes in dating Russian-speaking users around the world, recorded a sharp increase in traffic in March-April (up to 50%) in Turkey, Armenia, Georgia, Israel, Cyprus, Spain, Germany, Slovakia, and Spain. This was reported to RB.RU by a service representative.
After a sharp influx of customers from Russia, banks from Armenia and Kazakhstan have complicated the procedure for issuing cards. Since March 2022, Visa and Mastercard payment systems cards issued by Russian banks have ceased to work abroad. As a result, those who plan to leave Russia must now take cash with them, try to […]
Association “Alliance of travel agencies” predicted a rise in price of trips abroad by 15-30%. The amount depends on the accommodation, ticket and airline, as many territories now have to fly around.
The European Union intends to use the assets of Russians who fell under the sanctions to help Ukraine
The European Union will explore the possibility of using the assets of individuals of the Russian Federation, who fell under sanctions, to finance the “recovery of Ukraine”, Bloomberg reports, citing a draft proposal of the EU plan. “As part of the initiative, the EU will explore the possibility of using the seized assets of Russian […]
They want to develop electronics in Russia at the expense of scrap. For Russians, equipment will rise in price
Financing of the national project is reduced, and partially transferred to extrabudgetary sources – including labeling and disposal fees. The concept of a recycling fee is familiar to Russians from the car market – importers and Russian automakers pay a fee, which will subsequently be sent to work on the disposal of obsolete cars. In […]
About 57% of Russians surveyed consider Moscow the most comfortable city for freelancing, according to a survey by the Rabota.ru service. The three main advantages of the capital were considered by respondents to be a large number of working projects – 79%, developed infrastructure – 63%, and stable Internet – 39%. “Moscow provides great opportunities […]
Volodin: The State Duma is preparing bills to protect Russians and the Russian economy from sanctions
State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin in his Telegram channel spoke about legislative initiatives aimed at protecting Russians and the country’s economy from Western sanctions, which are on the “priority agenda of the State Duma” and “will be considered during the spring session” of the lower house of parliament.
In the three months since the start of the military operation, against the background of rising prices, the number of thefts of consumer goods in stores has increased, follows from a study by NTechLab, a developer of a face recognition system collaborating with retailers.
The blocking of foreign social networks has led to the fact that 39% of Russians have stopped using them, the results of the study showed. Some of the respondents justified their decision by the fact that they were afraid.