Corruption endemic to Russian business, poll suggests

Corruption: Many Russians believe that it is currently almost impossible to conduct business honestly, according to recent poll conducted by the Levada Centre last month. The poll was based on  interviews with 1,600 people in 134 locations across the Russian Federation 15% of whom now believe that it is impossible to succeed in business without breaking the law. 49%  thought that it was impossible to acquire a large fortune by entirely legal means. Interfax