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25 may 2018 Rossiyskaya Gazeta
Grigoriy Mikryukov

Grigoriy Mikryukov Department for Sectors of Economy

Electric Transport Will be Developed Locally
"Given the right conditions the fleet of electric vehicles in the country may have increased to 50-60 thousand by 2025," the Head of the Department for Sectors of the Economy of the Analytical Center Grigori Mikrukov told the Rossiyskaya Gazeta correspondent.
24 may 2018 Rossiyskaya Gazeta
Oleg Kolobov

Oleg Kolobov Department for Fuel and Energy Sector

Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Prices May Fall if the Ruble Strengthens
The government is looking for ways to stop the growth of gasoline and diesel fuel prices, writes the Rossiyskaya Gazeta. The reduction of the excise on automotive gasoline and diesel fuel planned for the 2nd half of the year will most likely slow down the rate at which the prices are rising at the pump but the newspaper does not believe that it would cause them to fall. And while the decision has not been taken yet, efforts are underway to keep the growth in check in the wholesale market, i.e. in the commodity exchanges seeing that whenever the price goes up there it inevitably causes the price at the pump to go up too.
21 may 2018 Izvestia
Vladislav Onishchenko

Vladislav Onishchenko Deputy Head

Introduction of patents for self-employed individuals seems to be reasonable
The Ministry of Justice has agreed with the departments a bill on self-employed individuals, writes the Izvestiya newspaper. Self-employed individuals are to be required to pay contributions to the Pension Fund and the Federal Compulsory Medical Insurance Fund.
18 may 2018 Rossiyskaya Gazeta
Gleb Pokatovich

Gleb Pokatovich Deputy Head

People Need Opportunities to Earn Money
In Q1 2018 the real wages increased by 9.5% and experts believe this is a very optimistic figure. Deputy Head of the Analytical Center Gleb Pokatovich told RBC-TV about the factors that contributed to this increase, whether it is still going and what workers should do in this situation.
14 may 2018 Rossiyskaya Gazeta
Gleb Pokatovich

Gleb Pokatovich Deputy Head

The annual growth in the amount of housing being commissioned every year in 2018-2024 must be at least 7.3%.
That is according to the new May decree issued by the Russian president this year to expand on the current reform of the mechanisms for financing residential housing construction: accessible mortgages are to remain the main tool for tackling housing problems while the current market trends are going to help the government's plans, the Rossiyskaya Gazeta writes.
11 may 2018 Rossiyskaya Gazeta
Gleb Pokatovich

Gleb Pokatovich Deputy Head

Raising the Minimum Wage to the Level of the Living Wage is Expected to Reduce Poverty among Working Russians
One of the goals behind the new May decree of the President is to halve poverty, writes the Rossiyskaya Gazeta. Essentially, this means increasing the real household income and ensuring a more even distribution of income among various social groups as well as between different regions, Deputy Head of the Analytical Center Gleb Pokatovich explained to the newspaper.
11 may 2018 Rossiyskaya Gazeta
Aleksey Safronov

Aleksey Safronov Department for State-Run Programs and Budgeting

Development of the Road Network Will Require Significant Effort from the Government
The new decree that the president issued this May calls for more good roads in the country. To a large extent the new decree expands on the programs launched in 2014-2017, but the goals set for the government this time are far more ambitious. Analytical Center expert Aleksey Safronov told the Rossiyskaya Gazeta about the measures that can help the country to build safe and quality roads.
4 may 2018 Rossiyskaya Gazeta
Irina Pominova

Irina Pominova Department for Fuel and Energy Sector

The prospects for small combined heat and power plants in remote and isolated territories
According to the Rossiyskaya Gazeta, which quotes an Analytical Center bulletin, when it comes to the discussion about the modernization of the power industry special attention has always been paid to co-generation: that is when heat and power are produced together by the same power plant. "Both large scale and small scale co-generation has a future, and it should also be noted that the latter can run on nuclear power or on renewable energy sources," Analytical Center expert Irina Pominova said in an interview with a Rossiyskaya Gazeta correspondent.
28 april 2018 Rossiyskaya Gazeta
Daniil Nametkin

Daniil Nametkin Department for Expert Analytics

The Asian-Pacific Bank is One of the Largest in the Far East
The Bank of Russia has decided to restructure the Asian-Pacific Bank, appointing temporary administration. The Bank of Russia is going to support the bank and guarantee its continued operation during the period of financial rehabilitation measures.
27 april 2018 Russia 24
Alexander Kurdin

Alexander Kurdin Department for Fuel and Energy Sector

Oil Prices are Expected to Remain Stable over the Next Two Years
Analytical Center expert Alexander Kurdin took part in a discussion about oil prices and their impact on the economy in a live show on Russia 24.