Azeri food exporter Azersun sets up St Petersburg JV

Azeri agribusiness and food manufacturer Azersun Holding has set up a joint venture in St Petersburg to…

US softens stance on SPIEF as industry chiefs book their tickets to St Petersburg

The US government has relaxed its ban on Western businessmen attending the annual SPIEF St Petersburg…

Toyota announces plans to double capacity at St Petersburg plant

The Japanese carmaker Toyota confirmed last week that it plans to double the production capacity of…

Rouble collapse brings down Russian tourism costs with it

Rouble collapse brings down Russian tourism costs: The dramatic devaluation of the rouble has had an equally…

Alrosa diamond centre planned for St Petersburg

Alrosa diamond centre: The Alrosa subsidiary Petrel has announced that it is to build a facility in St Petersburg for…

Alphabet of Taste buys SPAR outlets

Food retail chain Alphabet of Taste ABC today announced that it had acquired eight SPAR outlets…

St Petersburg underground depot contract for Trannsstroy

Billionaire Oleg Deripaska’s building and civil engineering company Transstroy has won a competition to design and construct…

Millhouse and Pharmstandard stalk Biocad

Millhouse and Pharmstandard: Roman Abramovic’s investment vehicle Millhouse and the pharmaceutical company Pharmstandard are planning to buy Biocad, the biopharmaceutical…

Astana and St Petersburg in trade talks

Astana and St Petersburg: Petersburg governor Georgy Poltavchenko last week held a meeting with Astana’s Mayor Imangali Tasmagambetov…

Leningrad and Belarus plan to strengthen ties

Leningrad and Belarus: Alexander Drozdenko, head of the Leningrad oblast, today announced that the region was planning…

Regular TAP Lisbon-St Petersburg flights to begin in July

TAP Lisbon-St Petersburg flights: Portugal’s national carrier TAP is to start a regular service between St…