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Will security concerns trump profit for the Kremlin in a debate over satellite internet project OneWeb?

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What happened The implementation of OneWeb, ex-Google executive Greg Wyler’s project to use a global satellite network to…

Geopolitics — not the oil price — is now driving the ruble

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What happened Russia has had a good macroeconomic week: not only did it appear that new U.S. sanctions…

Conflicting signals from Putin and Medvedev over Russia’s Davos boycott

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What happened In response to the decision to ban Russian tycoons under U.S. sanctions from the World Economic…

“We put on Super Mario costumes”: Highlights from an interview with a Russian on Forbes 30 Under 30 rating, Daria Rebenok

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This week Forbes published its annual 30 Under 30 rating, which included 600 successful young entrepreneurs from across…

An unprecedented crowdfunding campaign looks like a potent new form of protest

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What happened Last week, Russia witnessed one of its most amazing manifestations of civil society in recent years.…

Will security concerns trump profit for the Kremlin in a debate over OneWeb?

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Hello! Our top story this week is the fascinating standoff over U.S.-led internet project OneWeb between state space…

Russia’s second #metoo moment lays bare the fractures of ‘liberal’ society

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Disclaimer: Meduza is one of The Bell’s competitors. While some employees at the two outlets are friends, the author of this…

New legislation set to regulate Russia’s burgeoning driverless car market

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What happened Driverless cars are not just the realm of Waymo and Uber: Russia also has several serious…

The egos of three Russian tycoons take a hit as they are barred from Davos

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Hello! Our top story this week is an explainer on why being excluded from Davos is a big…

Government wins temporary reprieve in acrimonious gas price fight with oil companies

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Hello! This week we dissect an increasingly bitter tussle between Russia’s oil companies and a government nervous that…