Economy of Russia
Russia has a high-income mixed economy with state ownership in strategic areas of the economy. Market reforms in the 1990s privatized much of Russian industry and agriculture, with notable exceptions ...
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Alexei Ulyukaief: the first russian minister arrested since the fall of the soviet union 25 years ago...the head of the economy ministry - is suspected of co...
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Economic history of Russia
After the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991 and collapse of Russia's controlled economy, a new Russian Federation was created under Boris Yeltsin in 1991. The Russian Federation had multiple econom...
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Economic history of the Russian Federation
After the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991 and collapse of Russia's controlled economy, a new Russian Federation was created under Boris Yeltsin in 1991. The Russian Federation had multiple econom...
Economic history of the Russian Federation - Wikipedia
2014–15 Russian financial crisis
The ongoing financial crisis in Russia and the associated shrinking of the Russian economy is the result of the collapse of the Russian ruble beginning in the second half of 2014. A decline in confide...
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Agriculture in Russia
Agriculture in Russia survived a severe transition decline in the early 1990s as it struggled to transform from a command economy to a market-oriented system. Following the breakup of the Soviet Union...
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Aircraft industry of Russia
Aircraft manufacturing is an important industrial sector in Russia, employing around 355,300 people. The dissolution of the Soviet Union led to a deep crisis for the industry, especially for the civi...
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Automotive industry in Russia
Automotive production is a significant industry in Russia, directly employing around 600,000 people or 1% of the country's total work force. Russia was the world's 15th largest car producer in 2010, a...
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Defense industry of Russia
The Defense industry of Russia is a strategically important sector and a large employer in Russia. It is also a significant player in the global arms market. Russia is the second largest conventional ...
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Energy in Russia
Energy in Russia describes energy and electricity production, consumption and export from Russia. Energy policy of Russia describes the energy policy in the politics of Russia more in detail. Electri...
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Rail transport in Russia
Rail transport in Russia has been called as one of the economic wonders of the 19th, 20th, and 21st century. The Russian railways are ranked second longest globally, behind the railways of the United ...
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Telecommunications in Russia
Russia was among the first countries to introduce radio and television. Due to the enormous size of the country Russia leads in the number of TV broadcast stations and repeaters. There were few channe...
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Space industry of Russia
Space industry of Russia consists of over 100 companies and employs 250,000 people. Most of Russia's space industry companies are descendants of Soviet design bureaus and state production companies. T...
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Tourism in Russia
Tourism in Russia has seen rapid growth since the late Soviet times, first inner tourism and then international tourism as well. Rich cultural heritage and great natural variety place Russia among the...
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Transport in Russia
The transport network of the Russian Federation is one of the world's most extensive. The national web of roads, railways and airways stretches almost 4,800 miles (7,700 km) from Kaliningrad in t...
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Banking in Russia
Banking in Russia is subject to significant regulations as banks in the Russian Federation have to meet mandatory Russian legislation requirements, and comply with numerous Bank of Russia instructions...
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Taxation in Russia
The Russian Tax Code (Russian: Налоговый кодекс Российской Федерации) is the primary tax law for the Russian Federation. The Code was created, adopted and implemented in three stages.The first par...
Economic regions of Russia
Russia is divided into 12 economic regions (Russian: экономи́ческие райо́ны, ekonomicheskiye rayony, sing. ekonomichesky rayon)—groups of federal subjects sharing the following ch...
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