The average salary in Russia in April 2021, according to official data, amounted to 56,614 rubles — 13.8% more than a year earlier!
The top of the rating, traditionally, consists of the northern regions and Moscow: the average resident of Chukotka earned almost 142 thousand rubles in April, 119 thousand — Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, 117 thousand — the average resident of the capital. For 100 thousand, the average salary also exceeded in the Magadan region and amounted to 112 thousand, and in the fifth-placed Sakhalin region, the figure is already noticeably more modest: 91 thousand per month
Traditionally, the anti-rating on salaries is headed by the Ivanovo region: the average salary of a resident of the region was 30,102 rubles in April. Less than 31 thousand were also the average salaries in Chechnya, Kabardino-Balkaria and Dagestan, and outside the Caucasus (and Ivanovo) in the anti-leaders Tambov region (31,854 rubles) and Altai (32051)
In terms of wage growth, the leaders are St. Petersburg (+ 22.8%), the Moscow Region (+ 19.4%) and Tatarstan (+ 18.7%). Lagging behind — Tomsk (+ 4.7%), Udmurtia and Komi (+ 5.4% each)
Svetlana Tikhanovskaya’s office received diploma in Lithuania
“I thank Lithuania for the tremendous support that the entire Belarusian people and I personally have received over these months. Belarus is not Lukashenka, but the Belarusian people. And now it is officially recognized, ”said Tikhanovskaya.
In Uzbekistan, religious leaders have criticized books depicting «naked people». These were drawings by Da Vinci and Rembrandt.
The chairman of the Committee on Religious Affairs of Uzbekistan, Muzaffar Kamilov, said there are parts in the books that violate «some religious issues existing in society.» «First of all, these books should correspond to our religious convictions. Then morality, our traditions and foundations,» the official said.
Belarus asked Russia to extradite singer Angelica Agurbash. In Belarus, the singer is accused of inciting hatred and insulting the president. She has repeatedly participated in protests near the Belarusian embassy in Moscow.
Daimler AG, Volvo AB and Traton SE are planning a joint venture to build a high-performance charging network for electric trucks and coaches across Europe to keep up with European Union legislation. The joint venture will be registered in Amsterdam, Bloomberg reports.
Manufacturers will spend $ 593 million to build at least 1,700 charging points by about 2027 that will run on green energy. The number of points should grow significantly over time due to the attraction of additional partners, as well as government funding.
BMW starts producing electric vehicles in an environmentally friendly plant
The number of bankruptcies of individuals in Russia increased in the first half of this year by 1.8 times — up to 105.9 thousand cases.
In the first six months of 2021, the number of bankruptcy procedures amounted to 105.9 thousand, while in 2020 this figure was 58.7 thousand, and in 2019 — 39 thousand. The increase in the number of procedures for the first half of 2021 compared to the same period last year was 80%.
Russian takes the second position in almost all the countries of the former USSR, except for Armenia (where it has the first place) and Ukraine (where the first two places are for Ukrainian and English).
In Uzbekistan, the ban on wearing the hijab in public places has been lifted. Also, the new law simplifies the registration of religious organizations, and it is now possible to suspend their activities only through the courts.