Articles by Yevgeniya Pismennaya

Government Asks Investors for Privatization Feedback

The government is planning to ask investors what assets they would like to buy from the state, an idea proposed by First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov to speed up privatizations.

VEB Gets Welfare Fund Cash for Infrastructure

The funds will form a resource base for Vneshekonombank and are needed to finance the bank's own lending and investment activity, the state corporation's press service said.

Bill Introduces Separation Between Citizen and State

Under a new draft bill, citizens would receive all state services, from marriage registration to business licensing, in multifunctional centers rather than directly from the state.