Articles by Andrei Musatov



Metalloinvest Buys Into Hotels

The Moscow-based Metalloinvest-Market group has acquired stakes in two hotels in St. Petersburg for $6.6 million as part of its plans to open economy-class hotels in both cities.

Trials of Local Digital TV Begin

What are being billed as the first local digital TV broadcasts have begun their experimental phase, but it is unclear whether the service will remain free for Russian viewers.

Ticket Sales Rocket 27% On Northwest Railways

Rail ticket sales have rocketed — leaving would-be travelers unable to get to their destinations.

Paper: St. Pete Court Says 11 Gas Stations Fixed Prices

Kommersant reported that a St. Petersburg court found fuel companies guilty of fixing prices.

Moscow Telecoms Eye St. Pete Market

German Elected to Lenenergo's Board