Media: Former YUKOS structure seized $ 5 billion from Russia

media : old YUKOS structure seized $ 5 billion from Russia

This amount includes interest and legal costs.

In The Hague international arbitration, the Russian Federation was ordered to pay against Yukos Capital Sarl.

The amount of compensation determined by the court is $ 5 billion.

According to the Global Arbitration Review, according to the final decision of the court, the Russian Federation & # 8220; illegally expropriated & # 8221; cash loans that were issued by Yukos Capital to its former parent company.

At the same time, the country, according to the arbitral tribunal, has not allowed that & # 8220; justice be done & # 8221; in this situation before the courts of the Russian Federation.

The amount of $ 5 billion includes interest, as well as legal costs.

According to RBC, the Russian side has yet to officially confirm the information.

Earlier, TopNews wrote that the former employee of Yukos, Alexey Pichugin, had been removed from the colony & # 8220; Black Dolphin & # 8221; in an unknown direction.

The man & # 39; s lawyers did not comment on what was happening to reporters.


Putin ordered to pay “school” allowances from August 2

Putin ordered to Pay & ldquo; School & rdquo; benefits from August 2

The Ministry of Labor has confirmed that it is ready to cover 17 million children.

Russian President Vladimir Putin asked the Ministry of Labor of the Russian Federation to start paying & # 8220; school allowances & # 8221; from August 2.

Lump sum payments that families with schoolchildren will receive will amount to 10,000 rubles. Previously, the transfer was scheduled to start on August 16.

According to the head of the Ministry of Labor Anton Kotyakov, the department is technically ready to start. According to him, 17 million Russian schoolchildren will receive financial aid, says TASS.

The decision was made during a back-to-school preparation meeting. During it, the Russian President announced the need to make the payments earlier than expected, so that the Russians can & # 8220; slowly & # 8221; prepare your kids for school.

& # 8220; So let's do it and start these payments… from next Monday & # 8221;, & # 8211; he said.

Earlier, Topnews reported that Putin signed a decree on payments to families with children.

The document says that from August to December of this year, those Russians who are raising children from 6 to 18 years old will receive a lump sum of 10,000 rubles.

People with disabilities aged 18-23 who are trained in 'basic general education programs' will also benefit.

To register you can use the State Services site or come to PFI from July 15 to November 1.


Political scientist said Ukraine was preparing to 'kneel crawl' towards Russia for gas

Political scientist advised Ukraine to prepare to 'kneel crawl' to Russia to look for gas

Expert is sure Ukrainians can be left without blue fuel even if part of the transit is preserved.

The issue of the probable stopping of gas transit through the territory of Ukraine in connection with the launch of the gas pipeline & # 8220; Nord Stream-2 & # 8221; has long become a sore point for Nezalezhnaya's political leadership.

In this context, political scientist Dmitry Korneichuk shared his opinion on the development prospects of Ukraine due to the possible disruption of gas supply through Ukrainian territory.

In a conversation on NewsOne, he admitted that there could be a gas shortage in Ukraine. He recommended to Ukrainians & # 8220; to crawl on their knees & # 8221; to the Russian Federation for fuel.

The political scientist believes that Ukrainians run the risk of being left without blue fuel, even if the transit remains at 15-20 billion cubic meters.

According to Korneichuk, for six years now Ukraine has been buying gas through Europe, but in reality it is oversold Russian fuel.

& # 8220; As a result, everything will end in a couple of years with the following thing: we will almost crawl on our knees negotiating with Moscow to let us at least some sort of gas transit & # 8221 ;, & # 8211; said the political scientist.

He stressed that Ukraine can go without gas, but the official authorities do not talk about it and & # 8220; brazenly deceive & # 8221 ;.

Po According to the expert, in the event of a decrease in the transit of gas through Russia to minimum values, the Ukrainians will lose gas and the heating season.

Earlier, TopNews wrote that the head of the Ministry of Natural Resources reported on oil and gas reserves in Russia.

He said how long these natural resources will last.


The Central Bank announced the biggest hike in the key rate since 2014

The Central Bank announced the biggest hike in the key rate since 2014

The regulator will raise it to 6.5%.

The Central Bank has announced its decision to immediately raise the key rate to 6.5%, by one percentage point, as a result, experts recognize the growth as the highest since 2014.

Recall that then the Central Bank Bank is in the context of the devaluation of the ruble and the growth of inflation has taken it from 10.5 to 17%.

The same goes for the inflation forecast, which at the end of 2021 was 5.7-6.2%, according to the Central Bank website.

At the same time, the price hike is predicted to return to pre-pandemic levels, to just 4 -4.5% next year.

Central Bank analysts note that the return of the Russian economy is already in the second quarter of the year at the level that was demonstrated before the start of the epidemic , has led to a gap between production and growing demand.

This, in turn, affected inflation to deviate upwards from the 4% target, and slow the decline.

The regulator's statement says the central bank is assuming a further rate hike. The feasibility of such decisions will be assessed at the next board meeting.

Recall, as RBC wrote, earlier market analysts predicted a rate hike. director, which was set at 0.5 & # 8211; 1 point. The most accurate forecast was given by Bloomberg, assuming growth will be 1pp, which has happened.

It is known that in June the price growth in Russia amounted to 6.5%, which was the maximum value since 2016 … So, for example, by compared with May, potato prices rose 20.3%, building materials 23.9%.

In July growth slowed, which is why Rosstat reported deflation of 0.01%.

Earlier, Topnews wrote that in the spring of last year Russian banks announced an increase in mortgage and deposit rates.


Russians have been warned about falling prices for clothes and shoes

price drop for clothing and footwear

RBC referred to the gloomy predictions of experts.

Retailers in chain stores in the Russian Federation are reporting a likely increase in prices for clothing and footwear, which could occur this fall and next winter. The minimum price increase will be 10%.

According to RBC, after interviewing experts, the maximum price increase will be 15%. This is the opinion of the head of the Baon Network, Ilya Yaroshenko. Another expert, the boss of Gloria Jeans, Vladimir Melnikov, predicts a rise in prices from 2022 to 18 & # 8211; 20%.

All retailers believe that price increases are inevitable due to the rising cost of logistics and raw materials. So, the founder and one of the owners of the Zenden Group, Andrey Pavlov, said that, according to his calculations, only supplies from Asia (China) to Europe at a price multiplied by 5 to 6.

As for the increase in the cost of raw materials, since January of this year, the price of cotton has increased by 35%. Melnikov clarified that the cost of things in the manufacture of which petroleum products are used has increased.

The publication reports that the spending of Russians on the minimum whole school set also increased by 13%, in mid-July it is estimated at 12,900 rubles.

On average, the price of a student's ready-made set (pencils, pens, office supplies) has increased by 6% since the start of the year and costs 690 rubles.

Earlier, Topnews wrote that Moscow is threatened not only by rising food prices, but also by a shortage of goods.


US and Germany have agreed on “Nord Stream-2”

USA and Germany Agree on & ldquo; Nord Stream 2 & rdquo;

Insiders announced increased funding for the Ukrainian energy sector.

The media, citing their sources, claim that the United States and Germany have been successful in resolving the disputes that have arisen over the Nord Stream 2 project.

So, according to Reuters, over Last week, German Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke with Joe Biden, discussing & # 8220; Nord Stream 2 & # 8221; and the impact of the launch of the project on Russian-Ukrainian relations.

According to Merkel, the positions of the two countries on this issue were different. For example, Germany believes that the transit of Russian gas through the territory of Ukraine will not stop, and the SP-2 will not replace the transit of Kiev.

According to sources, “everything is fine”, the negotiations will soon end.

A second insider clarified that the US and Germany are close to a deal that blocks the possibility of further US sanctions on the project, which could be directed at the operator of the Nord Stream project. 2 AG and its director Matthias Warnig.

The two countries also intend to better finance the Ukrainian energy sector and monitor the country's energy security.

The way in which the intentions will be realized is still unknown. Both government funding and the use of private sources are possible.

As Topnews wrote, & # 8220; & # 8221; SP-2 & # 8221; & # 8211; These are two pipeline lines for 55 billion cubic meters of gas per year, which are laid from the Russian coast through the Baltic Sea to Germany.

The project has repeatedly become the subject of conflicts between Russian Federation and Western countries, which is why the construction of the gas pipeline has stopped over Once.


Putin named four main unresolved issues in Russia

Putin named four main ones unresolved Russia & # 39; s problems

As the President pointed out, these problems are currently the most sensitive for the citizens of the country.

Russian President Vladimir Putin, at a meeting of the Council for Strategic Development and National Projects, spoke about four unresolved issues in the country, despite significant progress and achievements in various fields.

According to the head of state, the main problems in Russia continue to be the poor and low wages and incomes of families, as well as insufficient work in primary health care and the problem with the school building fund.

As stressed president, these problems are currently the most sensitive for the citizens of the country.

For a solution, Putin proposed to continue to increase growth rates both in the economic and social spheres, as in the spheres of development and improvement of the regions.

It is also worth, as Putin noted, to pay attention to environmental issues.

Earlier, Topnews wrote that Putin has ordered families with children exempt from home sales tax.


'They eat everything': German Sterligov insults Russians who buy food in supermarkets

'They eat everything': German Sterligov insulted Russians who buy food in supermarkets

The businessman sure idiots go to chain stores.

Russian businessman German Sterligov spoke acutely about food buyers in supermarkets.

The businessman commented on the news about the fall in the price of bananas in the country and called Russians who frequent chain stores as ” idiots ”.

In an interview with, Sterligov said that in Russia it was necessary to think about the production of bananas earlier, but now it is too late.

At the same time, there are “idiots” in the land who buy this poison – “gmosh bananas grown on chemistry.”

According to the businessman, the demand for bananas will drop, which means that the logistics with the delivery of the fruit will also collapse. At the same time, Russians still don't care what to “stuff and devour”.

Sterligov designated the “domain”, which constitutes the majority of the population not only in the Russian Federation, but all over the world.

“This is the class of those who eat in the fillets, so they eat right away: you give them bananas – they eat bananas, they eat don't care what to eat, the main thing is that the price be lower “, & # 8211; didn't hesitate in Sterligov's expressions.

The businessman is sure these citizens will disappear eventually, and the prospect does not upset him.

Meanwhile, according to the latest data, the cost of bananas reached 2016 prices. In June, the cost of fruit fell to 84.1 rubles. Bananas were the most expensive in the spring of 2015 – about 96 rubles.

As Topnews wrote earlier, Herman Sterligov has made headlines more than once, voicing his opinion virulently.

So in 2019 the shocking entrepreneur sentenced schoolchildren for the BDSM ball in Vladivostok and said they “deserve to die”.


Media: Rostrud clarified how unvaccinated employees should be removed from work

Media: Rostrud explained how unvaccinated employees should be taken off work

Even employees working remotely can be taken off work.

Rostrud elaborated on the rules for firing employees who have not been vaccinated against the coronavirus.

They write about it & # 8220; Izvestia & # 8221; citing a letter from the ministry.

The message states that the employer can remove an unvaccinated employee from work without pay.

Relevant requirements apply even to those who work remotely and do not have a medical point.

The work suspension must be pronounced after August 15th. Beforehand, the employer must request a written exemption from vaccination from his employee.

Such a person can return to work either after being vaccinated or after the end of the pandemic.

As noted in Rostrud's letter, the work suspension is provided for in article 76 of the Labor Code. In this case, the department refers to the law & # 8220; On the 'immunization of infectious diseases' Disease that the head of the Ministry of Health reported how many Russians got sick from the coronavirus after vaccination.

He also noted that people between the ages of 18 and 30 have fallen seriously ill with the coronavirus.