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1. Russian Trains In for a Bumpy Ride

German engineering firm Siemens is leaving Russia. Train travel is about to get far more difficult.

Tags: economy, business, war in ukraine, russian railways, public transport
2. Gummy Bear Suspension

The candy company Haribo halts production to Russia due to the Ukraine conflict.

Tags: vladimir putin, economics, business, candy, war in ukraine, Ukraine
3. Good Parking Spots Are Worth It

Russian bank VTB is set to begin offering customers loans to cover parking spaces and closets, which seem like sound financial decisions.

Tags: business, banking, economy
4. Reading Between the Palm Lines

In the face of anxiety and uncertainty, sales of books about tarot cards, karma, and other esoteric, spiritual practices are skyrocketing in Russia.

Tags: business, economy, statistics, Books, religion
5. Put Those Cute Faces to Work!

This tire shop has some fluffy new residents! But are they earning their keep?

Tags: cute, pets, business, animals, voronezh, raccoons
6. Not Quite Business as Usual

Sellers of souvenirs? They’re missing you, folks! But perhaps not that much.

Tags: economy, pandemic, business, souvenirs, travel, tourism, st. petersburg
7. Dead Morose: Never Too Late for the New Year

"Thank God no one is writing any filth. Everything somehow really worked out very soulfully. This kind of thing is a sincere message from one to the other."

–  A representative of the Omsk ritual company “Heritage,” explaining the response to a New Year’s letter-writing campaign for the deceased, headed by a very punny Dead Morose.
Tags: business, letter, grieving, loss, New Year, ded moroz
8. Scents and Memoirs

Two books reviewed: one on the origin of two perfumeries, another that is a memoir of an archpriest.

Tags: business, perfume, religion
9. Tesla Comes to Russia

“I think we're close to establishing Tesla's presence in Russia, and that would be great. And more broadly, also in Kazakhstan and neighboring regions.”

– On May 21, entrepreneur Elon Musk announced that the Tesla line would soon make it to markets in Russia, Kazakhstan and other CIS countries.
Tags: business, technology
10. Lock and Load

For all your zombie apocalypse / Texas boar hunting / frontier bank-robbing needs, we present the Russian revolver shotgun.

Tags: business, technology, military, Kalashnikov

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