TASS is the leading news agency in Russia. In 2014 TASS celebrates its 110-th anniversary. ITAR-TASS provides more than 100 information services and products about political, economic, social, cultural and sport life in Russia and around the globe in 6 languages: Russian, English, French, German, Spanish and Arabic. More than 300 reporters cover the news all over the planet in real time. ITAR-TASS has more than 5000 clients in Russia and abroad.
TASS is one of the largest news agencies in the world.
The first Russian twenty-four-hour information channel "Vesti" started its work in 2006 and very soon turned into one of the most successful information "start-ups" on the Russian media market. Since January 2010 it became "Russia 24" - the channel famous for its direct pickups of the world's most significant events.
Class CNBC is the first digital satellite channel of economy and finance, which offers real-time information on the performance of the major stock exchanges . Class CNBC is controlled by Class Editori group , Mediaset , Dow Jones and NBC . Sixteen hours of live broadcasts daily from 7.00 am to 11.00 pm, coverage of world markets (Europe, United States, Asia , emerging markets), links with the financial centers of Milan, London, New York, Paris, Frankfurt.Daily sections dedicated to economy and investments allow Class CNBC to be a benchmark for investors and industry professionals .
Canaleenergia.com has the aim to highlights new opportunities and technologies taking examples and reflections on business models and applications in the international field. To do this, the portal develops topics and issues related to energy, infrastructures, environmental impact and energy efficiency. With the support of partners it realizes headings of technology, development, efficiency and approach to consumption, integrating all the contents with the leading social networks.
Quotidiano Energia is a Daily Energy landmark for the financial information of the energy industry since 2005: oil and oil product, electricity, gas, coal, renewables, energy efficiency, environmental impact, finance and business life, research and innovation, legislation and regulation, national and local. annually provides about 10.000 current news, numerous sections of analysis and study, among 50 indices and prices of energy products, with an archive of over 80.000 articles.
The particular feature of this award-winning journal lies in its informative and innovative nature. We publish only reliable information which is of scientific and practical value. The main issues that are highlighted in our journal are those of energy safety and economy, industrial safety, fire safety, thermal power engineering, professional education. All the papers are peer reviewed.
The edition of new type: the operative information plus a qualitative analysis. Power, business processes, lifestyle. Magazine "Energopolise": energy of a word, generation of ideas, capacity of influence. Interviews and comments of known experts, representatives of the governmental structures, heads of the large enterprises.
The National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE) is one of the leading research universities in Russia and is the largest centre for socio-economic analysis in Russia and Eastern Europe. The core mission of the HSE is to advance Russia’s competitiveness worldwide by providing high quality education and conducting state of the art research in economics, social science, information and computer science, and humanities. The HSE hosts globally competitive research groups in each of these areas along with the most talented and motivated students who are interested in pursuing careers in science, business and governance.
The HSE Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge (ISSEK), founded in 2002, is a national centre of excellence in economics, statistics, foresight and policy design in the field of science, technology, and innovation (STI). The Institute has a strong record of translating its research results into policy recommendations for government, development institutions and businesses. It is represented in both research networks and expert groups under international organizations (OECD, Eurostat, UNIDO, and APEC, among others). In 2014, HSE ISSEK launched a Master’s programme taught in English with extensive research components aimed at training professionals in STI governance.
Russian Standard Corporation is Russia’s most successful private global consumer company with business interests in vodka, wine as well as the distribution of spirits, banking and insurance. Russian Standard Vodka is the global leader in authentic Russian premium vodka and the only Russian global brand with sales in over 75 markets. The brand’s 2012 sales exceeded 2.9 million 9-liter cases. Roust Inc. is one of Russia’s leading premium spirits distributors, representing such well-known brands as Gancia, Rémy Martin, Metaxa, St Remy, Cointreau, Jägermeister, Molinari, Whyte & Mackay, and Dalmore. In 2012, Russian Standard acquired a majority stake in CEDC, one of the largest vodka producers in the world, which makes well-known Polish brands such as Żubrówka and Soplica and Russian brands Green Mark and Parliament. In 2011, Russian Standard acquired a 70% stake in Gancia, the legendary Italian company that created the first Italian sparkling wine. With 2,000 hectares of vineyards, five million kilograms of grapes vinified, Gancia produces sparkling wine, wines and aperitifs. Russian Standard Bank is the largest privately owned financial institution in Russia and is a leader in the Russian consumer finance market, including consumer loans and credit cards. Since 1999, the bank has been setting new standards in consumer banking, with over 25 million clients, over US$45 billion in loans granted and 35 million credit cards issued. Russian Standard Bank is the exclusive issuer and service provider for American Express and Diners Club International cards in Russia.
Russian Standard Corporation has over 20,000 employees working in offices in Moscow, St Petersburg, New York, London and Kiev. The total assets of Russian Standard Corporation exceed US$5 billion.
The Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe (REC) is an international organisation with a mission to assist in solving environmental problems. The REC fulfils this mission by promoting cooperation among governments, non-governmental organisations, businesses and other environmental stakeholders, and by supporting the free exchange of information and public participation in environmental decision making.
The REC was established in 1990 by the United States, the European Commission and Hungary. Today, the REC is legally based on a charter signed by the governments of 29 countries and the European Commission.