Russia's GDP in the first quarter of 2017 increased in comparison with the corresponding period of last year by 0.5 percent. On Wednesday, reported Federal state statistics service.
At the end of April the head of the Ministry Maxim Oreshkin predicted that the growth of Russia's GDP in January-March will amount to 0.4 per cent in annual terms to clear the calendar factor.
In the middle of the month, the Bank of Russia worsened expectations for GDP growth in the first quarter of 2017 compared with the fourth quarter last year from 0.6 to 0.5 percent. The forecast for the second quarter also dropped from 0.8 to 0.6 percent.
In April the HSE expert said, in early 2017, Russia's economy after a brief recovery was again stagnant. "The effects of the recession 2015-2016 has not yet been overcome, and a model of sustainable long-term growth is also not yet formed", they say.
On target forecast in 2018 Russia's economy will increase by 1.7 percent in 2019, is 2.5%. Under the baseline scenario, the growth rate will be less than 1.5 per cent in the year 2018-2020.
In 2016, the decline of Russia's GDP was 0.2 percent in 2015, the economy contracted 3.7 percent.
Russia cut oil production by more than 300 thousand barrels per day compared with the level in October last year, which is considered the starting point for agreements to reduce production. This was announced by Deputy energy Minister Kirill Molodtsov. The Treaty on the reduction of production is valid till March 2018.
In Russia recorded an increase in the price of rice wholesale price of a ton of grain from podnyalsya on 1125 rubles and reached 29980 rubles. The rise in price due to lack of high-quality rice for the production of cereals, experts say. On the world market has also seen a jump in prices.
CTP insurers by year-end 2017 can receive a loss of 21 billion rubles. On Tuesday, June 27, said President of the Russian Union of insurers Igor Jurgens. He also said that in the first quarter, the company collected from motorists 90 billion rubles and has paid 100 billion.
The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that the problem of corruption in Ukraine "comes from the Soviet system of corruption so deeply rooted in society and in the minds of everyone." However, he noted that even in such circumstances, the Ukrainian government managed to achieve "brilliant results" in the fight against corruption.
People's artist of the USSR Vladimir Etush was transferred from intensive care to a regular room, but as long as he remains in the hospital. "Vladimir Abramovich today was transferred from intensive care to a regular ward. But, as the doctors said, a few days it needs to ponablyudat", — said the representative of the press service of the Vakhtangov theatre.
The Merlin was first used built for them on the Yamal artificial nests for breeding, told in the regional Department for science and innovation. A special wooden platform for these predatory Arctic set for population growth, as the Gyrfalcons themselves don't build nests, preferring strangers.