Google's Russian “daughter” has filed for bankruptcy

Russian “daughter” of Google initiated bankruptcy proceedings

Due to the seizure of a bank account, the Russian office ceases to operate.

The media learned about the beginning of the bankruptcy proceedings of the Russian subsidiary of Google. This is due to the arrest of a bank account.

According to RBC, Google suspended the vast majority of business operations in Russia some time ago. Due to the seizure of the bank account, it is impossible to pay salaries of employees, pay for supplies, the work of subcontractors.

Google explained that other financial obligations are also impossible.

After this message, Google representatives said that their services continue to work in Russia. Free search engine, video hosting YouTube, Gmail, Maps, Android and Play.

“We know that people in Russia rely on our services to access quality information, and we will continue to provide free services”, – made a statement to Google.

The company's press service also assured that the bankruptcy of the Russian subsidiary and the closure of the office in Russia will not affect the work from Google in the country of the future.

By the way, in Russia they assured that they will not close Youtube.

“We do not plan not close Youtube. When we restrict something, we must be clear that our users are not affected”, – said Maksut Shadayev, head of the Ministry of Digital Development.

As Topnews wrote earlier, Russian developers have created a domestic analogue of Google Play: the Google Play Store. 39;NashStore applications.

The store presents Russian applications, including banking, which have fallen under sanctions.


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