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European Union extended sanctions against Russia in the Skripals case
Sanctions for the use of chemical weapons were introduced in early 2019 and extended for a year in October last year. Restrictive measures apply to nine individuals, including the alleged poisoners of the Skripals
The suspect in the theft of drugs for cancer patients in St. Petersburg was put under house arrest
The Kuibyshevsky District Court of St. Petersburg sent Oksana Savelyeva, a nurse from the Leningrad Regional Clinical Oncological Dispensary, under house arrest. E is suspected of fraud. We will remind, earlier ABN reported that investigators of the Main Investigation Department of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in St. Petersburg and Leningrad region detained 16 suspects in the framework of the investigation of the so-called "case of oncologists." According to the materials of the criminal case, a scheme of theft of expensive medicines for the treatment of cancer is being investigated. According to the preliminary version, doctors appropriated expensive medicines for themselves and sold them to pharmacies, other hospitals or wholesalers. The total damage is estimated at 100 million rubles. Today one of the suspects was chosen as a preventive measure. According to the joint press service of city courts, the nurse was placed under house arrest until December 7.
Lawyers ask the Investigative Committee to dismiss Calvey's case
The lawyers sent the final petitions to the Investigative Committee to dismiss the criminal case against Michael Calvey and his partners. They point out that the investigation did not answer the question of where the wasted money is.
The volume of export of services in St. Petersburg grew by 1.5%
In St. Petersburg, within the framework of the national project "International Cooperation and Export", a regional project "Export of Services" was approved. According to the ABN in the city committee on economic policy, within the framework of the implementation of the regional project in 2020, the volume of export of services in St. Petersburg should amount to 8.389 billion dollars. In the first quarter of this year, the export of St. Petersburg services amounted to $ 1.29 billion. Thus, the volume of exports of services increased by 1.5% compared to last year. It is noted that the largest share of exports of services during this time fell on transport services (28.4%), telecommunications, computer and information services (23.1%), payments for the use of intellectual property and other business services (19.5%). as well as services in the category "Travel" (12.1%). We will remind, earlier ABN reported that at the end of 2019 the share of St. Petersburg in the export of services from Russia amounted to almost 10%.
From 2021, residents of 16 regions will be able to receive public services in private companies
Starting next year, private organizations will provide state and municipal services to the population in the social sphere, the Ministry of Finance said. The mechanism of action of the new law on social order will be tested in 16 regions
Investigative Committee opened a criminal case after the death of security officials during a special operation in Grozny
The Investigative Committee opened a criminal case after the counter-terrorist operation in Chechnya, during which two law enforcement officers were killed, according to the agency's website.
In the Leningrad region, two police officers were caught on a bribe of 2 million rubles
A criminal case of large-scale bribery has been opened against two police officers of one of the departments of the Russian MIA Administration for the Primorsky District of St. Petersburg. According to the press service of the Investigative Committee for the Leningrad Region, two police officers agreed with the man to remove restrictions on the registration of property, on whose apartment they were imposed. For this it was necessary to pay 2 million rubles. It is reported that the police were detained after receiving a bribe in Volkhov.
The director of the Saimaa Canal in the Leningrad region was sent to a colony for embezzlement of 35 million rubles
The court found the director of the Saimaa Canal in the Leningrad Region guilty of major fraud. The defendant has already been sentenced. According to the press service of the regional department of the investigative committee, the head of the Saimaa canal in the period from 2013 to 2017 stole funds from the federal budget, which were allocated to pay for work under state contracts. It is noted that 83.9 million rubles were allocated for the repair of 22 navigational marks in the Saimaa fairway. However, a scheme was developed in which the equipment was not repaired in full. Thus, it was possible to "free up" more than 35 million rubles. And the attacker appropriated this money for himself, sharing it with his accomplices. The volume of the criminal case amounted to 70 volumes, about 60 people were interrogated. As a result, the head of the Saimaa Canal in the Leningrad Region was sentenced to three years in a general regime colony.
Founder of Dovgan and Smak brands detained in the USA
The founder of the brands Dovgan, Smak and Krasnaya Liniya, the head of GL Financial holding German Lillevali, was detained in the United States. The entrepreneur has been under arrest for about a month, RBC reports, citing sources. Earlier, Russia put Lillevali on the international wanted list through Interpol. In Russia, a businessman is accused of large-scale fraud. According to the investigation, he stole more than 1.5 billion rubles. investment. In addition, a court in the United States ruled to recover from a businessman more than $ 32 million in favor of investors. Among the investors in GL Financial were, in particular, top managers of Rusal, film director Nikita Mikhalkov, Novartis AG and Levis Strauss & amp; Co.
The State Duma approved fines of up to RUB 15 million for refusing to delete information
The State Duma adopted in the first reading a draft law that provides for administrative fines of up to 15 million rubles.
Public services will go online by 2023
Such an order was signed by Russian President Vladimir Putin
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