Russia ranks HIGHER than Switzerland in these areas of doing business


Some curious things happened with several businesspeople who attended World Cup events in Russia.

Russia Is Launching Its Fastest Cargo Ship to the Space Station


Roscosmos successfully launched the Progress 70 cargo ship on the fastest trip yet to the International Space Station. Less than 4 hours after launch the spacecraft docked at the orbiting lab, a first.

Russia to launch next-generation satellite


Russia plans to launch the next-generation Glonass-K2 satellite aboard a Soyuz-2 carrier rocket from the Plesetsk spaceport in the countrys north or aboard an Angara rocket from the Vostochny cosmodrome in the Russian Far East in 2022.

Kaspersky Lab moves core infrastructure from Russia to Switzerland


As part of its Global Transparency Initiative, Kaspersky Lab is adapting its infrastructure to move a number of core processes from Russia to Switzerland.

Russian rocket engines to continue launching America into space


Russia will continue supplying RD-180 rocket engines, which are used by NASA and the Pentagon, to the United States until at least 2020.

New rules: If you’re a foreigner working in Russia you need to read this


Starting July 8, employers will no longer be able to register non-Russians by their work address. If you get it wrong you could be fined, so take note!

Russian Drugmaker Granted License to Produce Celgene Copycat


For the first time ever, a Russian pharmaceutical company got a license to produce an analog of a Western drug in Russia, reports The Pharma Letter.

Russia Is Slowly Declining As a Space Superpower


The first country to launch a satellite is losing its space advantage to leakers, competitors like SpaceX, and most importantly to China.

Russia’s data retention scheme hits snag


Russian telecoms operators will have to use foreign technology to comply with a law on storing data

Just do IT: Why Russians dominate cyberland


In the past year, Russian programmers have become famous (or rather infamous) for “hacking” the US elections. But they’d been topping international competitions for many years before that. How do they do it? Continue reading Just do IT: Why Russians dominate cyberland

France and Russia believe in successful future of nuclear sector – Rosatom CEO


Alexei Likhachev said that negotiations are underway with the French side on a modernization program for nuclear reactors to extend their operating life.

Russian economic growth will slow in 2019 due to planned tax hike


Russian economic growth will slow next year as a planned tax rise stokes inflation and trims real wages, and amid continuing tight central bank monetary policy, a government source said on Wednesday.