Nikolaev: Russia lost trillions of roubles over New Year

Igor Nikolaev, an economist, claims that Russia had lost 1-2 trillion roubles (10-20 billion British pounds) over the New Year holidays. “The country hasn’t worked in over 10 days”, he says, and “undoubtedly, the fact that the country can allow itself to not work for 11 days is not normal”. He proposes that the long holidays should be cancelled, although states that on the background of an economic crisis it would not be a good idea.


Blogger asks governor for internet whilst on a tree

Aleksei Dudoladov, a student from the small town of Stankevichi in the Omsk region has recently published a video on the platform TikTok, directed towards Aleksandr Burkov, the region’s governor, asking him to resolve the problem of connectivity. The student is seen sitting on top of a birch tree in a nearby forest.


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