Russia ends era of industrial agreements


Russia is scrapping its Regulation 166 agreement, which allows foreign carmakers building cars in the country to import parts at preferential rates of customs duty.

3 Indian entrepreneurs who prove Russia is a good place to do business


While setting up a company is generally not an easy task, this trio of money-makers prove there can be a pot of gold at the end of the Russian rainbow.

Why buy a ready-made business in Russia


Here’s a strategy that can save you money if you want to launch an international business.

Russian scientists bring frozen frog heart back to life after successful transplant


In a world first, Russian scientists have managed to revive the cryogenically-frozen heart of a frog and restored it to its normal functions.

Russia-China trade booming, to hit $100bn this year


The volume of trade between Russia and China has been rapidly growing, with an already 30-percent increase in the first quarter of 2018. The sides aim to boost trade to $200 billion by 2020.

Can Russia build turbines as well as Germany’s Siemens?


Russian businesses have been tasked with developing and building gas turbines in order to make up for lost imports. German engineers assess whether that is a realistic goal.

How to make a ‘first date’ with your Russian partner successful


Russians will often want a very quick and frank discussion so that they can understand whether the business relationship is worth their time, shares Andy Frecka, an experienced business negotiator living in Russia.

Coupe du monde 2018 : « Samara était un bled paumé, aujourd’hui, c’est une vraie ville »


Du 14 juin au 15 juillet prochains, la Russie accueillera la Coupe du monde de football 2018.

What are Russia’s most valuable internet companies?


Russian internet giant Yandex placed first among the most valuable online companies in the Russian Internet (RuNet), according to a ranking released by the Russian-language version of Forbes.

Comment Renault a remonté la pente en Russie


Après quatre ans de crise, Avtovaz a retrouvé le chemin de la profitabilité. Mais la restructuration du constructeur de la Lada, sous la houlette de Renault, n’a pas été un long fleuve tranquille.

Soyuz later! Russia may exit satellite launch biz


Russia has dropped a broad hint that it might leave the space launch business to private operators.

Pétrole: une alliance Arabie-Russie se dessine au détriment de l’Opep


L’Arabie saoudite cherche à amener la Russie dans un nouveau club de producteurs de pétrole afin de stabiliser le marché sur la durée, remettant en cause le rôle de l’Organisation des pays exportateurs de pétrole (Opep) qu’elle préside actuellement, estiment des analystes.