What’s new #21

How Moscow is preparing for FIFA World Cup In 2018, the city will face an important task – hosting the FIFA World Cup. This event will be watched by people from all over the planet, and at least hundreds of thousands of football fans will come to the Russian capital to cheer for their teams. National…

Moscow WIKA plant: German quality, made in Russia

Moscow WIKA plant: German quality, made in Russia The German company WIKA Group (Russian subsidiary – WIKA MERA, JSC), a global leader in the manufacture of process measurement and control devices, has localized their production within the scope of the import substitution program in New Moscow. Durable and elegant, like a Swiss watch. That’s the kind of…

The three pillars of anti-corruption

The three pillars of anti-corruption Corruption interferes with the country’s development as a whole and is bad for business. Serious investors won’t come to a country that ranks low on international anti-corruption indices. Anatoly VYBORNY, Deputy Chairman of the State Duma’s security and anti-corruption committee, talked to Capital Ideas about why not all indices are…

How to teach children financial literacy

How to teach children financial literacy “The important thing is to have money. We can always figure out how to spend it.” The vast majority of people adhere to this simple principle. But finances shouldn’t be taken lightly, judging by the increasing volumes of overdue loans, unpaid debts, deceived depositors, and personal dramas related to…

Shopping: Moscow style

Shopping: Moscow style The Russian consumer market is the largest in Europe, which makes it particularly appealing for investors. Growing purchasing power and the Russian appreciation of internationally popular brands means that more customers gravitate toward the best shopping centers in the country. Rapidly changing lifestyles make Russian consumers more demanding in terms of service…