Category Archives: Russia

Stats signal ‘r’ for recession as Russia fears catching the Flu

In good times Russia, the ‘R’ in BRIC, was an economy growing rapidly and with big opportunities for its 143 million population. However, an economy heavily reliant on fossil fuels has failed to sufficiently diversify and growth has stalled since … Continue reading

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Russian military hovercraft gives sunbathers an eyeful

This next post is by a close friend of mine who, with extensive experience in developing markets, has a few tales to tell, by turns revelatory, compelling and oftentimes humorous. An international management consultant, this is his first post in … Continue reading

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