Articles by Dmitry Skvortsov

Advertiser Targeted in Mobile Billboard Ban

In an effort to kick-start their stuttering campaign to eradicate mobile advertising here, local authorities have decided to make an example of Boris Denisov.

Dissenters to March In Nizhny Novgorod

Opposition activists plan to hold an unsanctioned Dissenters' March here on Saturday, the first such protest since the National Bolshevik Party was banned and declared an extremist organization.

Activists Say Ban Can't Halt March

NIZHNY NOVGOROD -- A district court on Thursday rejected a request to permit a demonstration organized by The Other Russia, a coalition of opposition groups, in the city center here this Saturday. Organizers said the so-called Dissenters' March would take place despite a ban issued by the city government, however.

Marchmont Launches Road Map for Regional Investors

NIZHNY NOVGOROD -- Investors baffled by the complexities of regional economies acquired a new tool on Wednesday when the first ­volume of the Marchmont Investment‑Guide to Russia was unveiled here.