Closed this year most of their alcoholic enterprises group “the Crystal-Lefortovo” collapses and retail network. From the beginning of 2017 the number of corporate stores decreased eight times
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Alcoholic group “the Crystal-Lefortovo” winding down its retail network alkomarketov “Crystal”, which in 2016 was among the ten largest in Russia. If on 1 January 2017, the network had 300 retail outlets, then in November of 2018, there were only 38, follows from the data “INFOLine-Analytics”.
By the end of 2016 in the rating of FMCG alkomarketov INFOLine Russia TOP network “Crystal” took sixth place and the number of outlets and in terms of revenue (6 billion rubles). By the end of 2017 “Crystal” in the ranking is already the 14th highest number of stores (162) and shared eighth place with the trading house “Ekstrasib” in terms of revenue (4 billion rubles). Now the network, according to “INFOLine-Analytics”, not even the top twenty.
Section with information on retail stores in early fall of 2018 also disappeared from the website “the Crystal-Lefortovo”. A spokesman for the group declined to give the reasons for the closure of outlets and the company’s plans in the retail segment.
“Stroygazmontazh” Arkady Rotenberg, who built the Crimean bridge received major new contracts for the construction of cultural complexes in Sevastopol, Kaliningrad and Vladivostok. The sum of contracts exceeds 80 billion rubles.
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New project Rothenberg
Fund “National cultural heritage”, established in June 2018, the Mariinsky theatre, the Hermitage, the Tretyakov gallery and the Bolshoi theatre has signed the contract for the construction of Museum and theatre-educational complex in Sevastopol with the “Stroygazmontazh” Arkady Rotenberg. About it told the local newspaper ForPost and confirmed RBC representative of “SGM”.
According to ForPost, a contract was signed for five years — until the second quarter of 2023, and it amounted to 25 billion rubles. It is confirmed RBC a source in the government.
UC Rusal Oleg Deripaska has received the consent of the Dutch Bank ING to change settlement currency from the dollar to the Euro loan of $2 billion or the company would be unable to pay off the Bank in the case of the entry into force of US sanctions
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Transfer in euros
UC Rusal Oleg Deripaska in August has received the consent of ING Bank for changing the currency of payment from dollars to euros in credit raised before 6 April 2018, when sanctions were imposed in the United States against the manufacturer of aluminium. It follows from the report for the third quarter “RUSAL Bratsk”, the largest plant of the company.
ING is the agent of the loan under the contract pre-export financing from 24 may 2017 up to $2 billion, “ING Bank provides consent to the necessary changes (…) in the sales documents, entered into before 6 April 2018, to ensure the ability to make or receive payment in euros,” — said in the report.
GAZ group took advantage of the August resolution of the government did not publish quarterly reports. That right there companies that are under Western sanctions, and those that can under them to get
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GAZ group will not disclose the report for the third quarter of 2018, because of the threat of sanctions. An appropriate message of the company published on the portal of information disclosure.
In his announcement of a GAS refers to the decree of the government dated 17 August 2018 No. 959, which allows companies that are already under sanctions, not to publish statements. The same right is granted to the companies that publish records threatens to leak into the secondary sanctions. Report for the second quarter of GAZ group announced in early August — then this government resolution has not been published.
GAZ group is included into the holding “Russian machines” Oleg Deripaska. With APR billionaire, GAZ group and a number of his assets are under sanctions from the U.S. Treasury. Leading the group out from under us sanctions in mid-October was discussed by Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak, and U.S. Ambassador to Russia John huntsman.
The head of the company, ensuring implementation of contracts, “Roskosmos” with foreign customers, resigned. This happened after the inspection, which was initiated by Dmitry Rogozin
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The CEO of the company “glavkosmos” (“daughter” of “Rosatom”, is engaged in providing foreign contracts of the Corporation) Denis Lyskov resigned. About it reports “RIA Novosti” with reference to Roscosmos.
“We confirm this information”, — quotes Agency the words of the interlocutor. He noted that as “Roscosmos” translated all foreign economic operations of the enterprises of the industry in the “glavkosmos”, at the direction of the General Director of rostec Dmitry Rogozin was initiated to verify the activities of the “child” of the company. “The results of which the head of “Glavkosmos” Denis Lyskov left his post”, — said the Agency. Nominations for his replacement will soon present.
“Glavkosmos” coordinates of the Russian-European project “Soyuz in Guiana space center” and international launches of rockets “Soyuz-ST-B” is the official distributor of remote sensing data of earth remote sensing “Resurs-P and kanopus-V” and operator commercial launches of “Soyuz-2” with the Russian cosmodrome, reads the website of the company.
Next year Aeroflot can start to use biometric technology when boarding passengers on the flight. Earlier testing of this innovation began at airports in the US, Europe and UAE
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Aeroflot next year can start to use biometric technology in boarding. On this forum “Wings for the future”, said the Deputy Director of airline information technology Kirill Bogdanov.
According to Bogdanov, the company plans to use own technology in this area. Data collection will occur with the passage of part of the special control at the entrance to the sterile zone of the airport, he explained. “You’ll make your boarding [card], the camera instantly take a picture of your face, recognizes, and the gate will also be enough to make the landing camera will take a picture and compare your face with what was on the special control, and if it matches, you pass automatically to the landing,” explained Bogdanov (quoted by TASS).
This technology will help to speed up the boarding process by 30%, said Deputy General Director of “Aeroflot”.
Development American SPARK Neuro assess the level of attention and emotions of the person. Technology based on artificial intelligence to estimate the real involvement of people in the advertising campaign
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SBT venture Fund Venture Fund II, in which one of the investors is a savings Bank, participated in the investment round of the new York startup SPARK Neuro, have informed RBC in the company Fort Ross Ventures, running SBT Venture Fund II. Earlier the startup has invested, the investment company of one of the first investors of Facebook Peter Thiel’s Thiel Capital, actor will Smith and company Tornante Company, former Disney CEO Michael Eisner.
“We are pleased to welcome Neuro SPARK in a number of portfolio companies Fort Ross Ventures. The company makes a revolution in the study of audience engagement in the field of advertising and media industry”, says Viktor Orlovsky, managing partner of Fort Ross Ventures.
Founded in 2017, the company SPARK Neuro specializiruetsya on the study of involvement of people, in particular, in the advertising campaign. The startup team develops innovative methods for assessing the activity of the nervous system and human brain. These developments allow real-time to assess the level of attention and human emotions that gives you the opportunity to understand when people are really interested what is happening, and when — no.
In the work of the electronic services of Rosreestr there was a technical failure. The service has disabled access to the online issuing of extracts of the rights of ownership of the property due to a DDoS attack. Costs of service users has increased 60 times
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Access to the electronic services of Rosreestr, allowing to obtain extracts from the Unified state register of real estate (egrn), partly closed. According to the specialized portal “Registers of Russia”, the statement ceased to come ten days ago. First, requests can be sent, but the answer to them came later the service ceased to open at all. The hotline operator of the Federal registration service told RBC that access to the service no all over Russia due to a technical failure. Because of the inability to query data egrn from the website of the Rosreestr has temporarily removed the corresponding page, said the operator.
What happened to the Rosreestr?
In a press-service of Rosreestr RBC reported that the service of providing information by using the access key to the FGIS egrn “temporarily disabled in connection with removing the threat caused by DDoS attacks”. To the question about the time of the attack and its consequences in the service did not respond.
If the company before the end of 2018 will not have time to provide new residential customers with gas meters, it will face a fine of RUB 30 billion “Gazprom Mezhregiongaz” asks the government for two years of delay
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“Gazprom” does not have time to set to household consumers, over 300 thousand gas meters within the statutory period — until the end of 2018. This was during the expert Council on legal regulation of activities of the gas industry, said the Deputy Director on work with authorities of regions “Gazprom Mezhregiongaz” Nikolay Isakov, reports “Interfax”.
“We were ordered according to 261-mu to the law (law “On energy saving and increasing energy efficiency”. — RBC) to install metering devices in houses. They are currently left to set over 300 million, we to install them can’t keep up. And punishment — about 100 thousand rubles., if we do not install the device until January 1, 2019 — left half of the month,” he said.
As notes “Interfax”, the total amount of penalties, therefore, could reach 30 billion rubles.
In the world, according to Igor Sechin, all independent network of stations associated with processing. Russian networks of stations that have no factories and fields, the head of “Rosneft” recommended to earn on additional services
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The head of “Rosneft” Igor Sechin advised the independent networks of stations to increase profitability by providing customers with additional services. As reported TASS, he said during the visit of President Vladimir Putin to Singapore.
According to Sechin, in the world “all the independent networks exist only for the oil refining”. “Who wants to work independently — can work, but needs to raise and increase the volume of additional services to earn this,” said Sechin.
Sechin also accused some players of the market distortion of the overall picture. In his opinion, words that the independent network supply the market with about 60% of its retail fuel, untrue. “Exactly the opposite. According to the Straits, that is the actual realization of fuel, 70% of the market is VIOCs (vertically integrated oil companies) and approximately 30% is independent of the network,” added Sechin. As calculated previously Independent fuel Union (NTS), an independent filling stations owned 60% of gas stations in Russia. For delivery to market 60% of fuel consumed in the NTS is not stated.