The Russian TamTam messaging service got caught up in the London Bridge terror attack after Islamic State used the little known service to claim responsibility for the attack that claimed the lives of two Londoners.
Russia is in the global top 3 in terms of fintech services penetration, with 82% of Russians regularly using fintech solutions in 2019
One of the largest Russian retailers Dixy Group will launch online grocery sales of its format Viktoria in 1H120, the CEO of the group Igor Pletnev told Vedomosti daily. Pletnev did not specify which is the marketplace the sales will be hosted on
Russia’s largest bank and tech giant wannabe Sberbank followed up on previous announcements and signed a non-binding agreement to acquire stakes in holding companies that have shares in Mail.ru
Russia’s largest bank and digital innovation frontrunner Sberbank announced creating an Artificial Intelligence alliance including the state-controlled bank, Yandex and Mail.ru internet majors, MTC mobile operator, Gazprom Neft oil company, and RDIF