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Alfa-Bank’s Conference «Russian Banking Sector: Slowdown in Growth Rate. Search for Solution» — Russia

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Traditionally, the conference hosted representatives of the largest financial structures, government bodies, including regional and federal mass media, who could in a direct dialogue discuss the present and future situation in the sector. Conference participants gained an impression of the financial and economic situation in the country, current position of the banking sector, and ask questions to experts, economists and bankers of the highest level. It is the eighth annual banking conference held by the Bank for journalists and experts. Mai... Read More »

Oriflame’s new Global Distribution Center in Noginsk awarded LEED Silver Certification

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The project incorporated several innovative environmentally conscious measures. Transportation to the site has been planned to limit the use of cars by encouraging the use of cycling for local workers and by the provision of a company bus service to transport workers from nearby villages. Several charging points for electric cars have also been installed – although the use of electrical cars is this far not common in Russia, these stations will hopefully encourage people to consider electric cars and stimulate the market for more environmentall... Read More »

Rosneft consolidates 100% of Taas-Yuriakh Neftegazodobycha

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Commenting on the transaction, Igor Sechin, Rosneft President, said: “East Siberia is a strategic region for the Company. Srednebotuobinsk field is another world class greenfield in Rosneft portfolio. Production has started October 2013 and its volumes are expected to reach 1 mln tonnes in 2014 and increase to over 5 mln tonnes per annum starting 2017. Crude oil supplies from the field will go to Rosneft refining and petrochemical units in the Far East as well as to China as part of long-term agreements. Taking into account the fact that cru... Read More »

Olga Pleshakova, Transaero Airlines CEO, is on Fortune’s list of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Business

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Fortune’s 50 Most Powerful Women in Business includes the most successful business ladies living outside of the United States. The list is compiled by Fortune editors, who consider four criteria: the size and importance of the woman's business in the global economy, the health and direction of the business, the arc of the woman's career (resume and runway ahead), and social and cultural influence. ... Read More »

Alfa-Bank ranked first for the efficiency of Tablet Computer Mobile Applications

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As a result, among all iPad applications graded by their efficiency, functionality and convenience Alfa-Bank’s Tablet Bank was named the best, almost completely replicating the functionality and interface capabilities of Alfa-Mobile for iPhone. «We are cheered up to be again among the best. The rating has proved once more that we are on top in the Russian mobile banking by the set of functional capabilities and convenience of use, but as the technology world is gearing up our target remains to improve further on our mobile and Internet banki... Read More »

Transaero Airlines first in Russia to use iPad as Electronic Flight Bag

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To obtain the permit Transaero submitted to the Agency documents on the use of the iPad as EFB Class 1, the crew training program and test results on electromagnetic compatibility with navigation and radio aircraft equipment. The specialized application MobileFliteDeckPro, developed by Jeppesen, provides pilots immediate access to enroute chart data and airport diagrams on the iPad. “At present, more than 1,000 Transaero employees use this app. Nine out of ten Transaero pilots have an iPad and advanced application which contains, apart fr... Read More »

Memorandum of Understanding between the Panasonic and St. Petersburg State University will expand the introduction of interactive teaching methods in higher education

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Vice-President of Panasonic Masato Nakamura presented to the library of the University of 15 books founder Konosuke Matsushita Corporation of business philosophy. A report on the application of innovative Japanese technologies in various spheres of life, including education, has caused great interest of the audience. In the joint plans of St. Petersburg State University and Panasonic - to promote cooperation in the framework of the memorandum, for example - to introduce a system of monitoring and control of all means of visualization (which ... Read More »

Insurance company “Consent” – participant of the project to improve the financial literacy of the Russians

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The project Olga Hakimova, deputy director of retail business Kemerovo regional branch of the insurance company "Concord", addressed the students and teachers of the Faculty of Economics of the Kemerovo State University. Particular emphasis is placed on the fact that insurance - is an important tool to protect the financial interests of the citizens. "The lecture aroused great interest among the audience. I note that, despite the increasing role of insurance in the economy of the region, the knowledge of his subject, especially among young p... Read More »

Fitch rates Sberbank Europe AG for the first time

Sergey Gorkov, Deputy Chairman of Executive Board of Sberbank, commented: “The rating allows us to expand our business even further and to work closely with key partners in the international arena.” ... Read More »

Philip Morris International opens employee consultation on plans to restructure in Switzerland

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Such reorganization may involve up to 170 positions that could either be eliminated or transferred to other countries. Approximately 140 positions would concern the company’s workforce in Lausanne and the remaining 30 are in global functions based in Neuchatel. PMI employs approximately 3,000 people in Switzerland, just over 1,950 of which work in the global and regional functions that are the subject of the proposed restructuring. "We remain fully committed to Switzerland and to the cities of Neuchatel and Lausanne which are home to both ou... Read More »

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