The state Duma adopted the law on the VAT increase The state Duma adopted in the third final reading the law on increase from 2019 the rate of value added tax (VAT) from 18% to 20%. A government initiative, as well as raising the retirement age, was supported only by fraction “United Russia”. KPRF, LDPR and “Fair Russia” has opposed. The Ministry of Finance expects that this measure will provide the Federal budget for more 633,5 bn in 2019, 2020 and 2021 — 678 728 bln and bln, respectively. The extra money the government needed for the execution of the new of the may decree of President Vladimir Putin — increased funding of infrastructure, demographic policies, healthcare and education. The VAT rise will drive inflation, but will keep it in 2019 in the range of 4-4,5%, was acknowledged by the Finance Ministry.NewsThat will change when the VAT increase from 18%
“All the conditions”: whether there was life on the moon Scientists: conditions on the moon were suitable for sustaining life. On the moon at least twice created the conditions suitable for life, according to scientists from the US and the UK. They insist that life on Earth did exist — evidence of this yet. The moon could have the conditions for the emergence of life, according to the astrobiologists from the US and the UK. Their assumptions are outlined in an article in the journal Astrobiology. Dirk Schulze-Makuch from Washington state University and Ian Crawford from the University of London are sure — soon after the formation of the moon and then during the peak of volcanic activity on it, 4 and 3.5 billion years ago, respectively, on the Earth there were conditions for the origin of life. According to the calculations of researchers, this time on the moon had
The Russian presidential aide Yuri Ushakov © Alexei Nikolsky/press service of the Russian President/TASS MOSCOW, July 24. /TASS/. The us proposed to hold a new meeting between the leaders of Russia and USA Vladimir Putin and Donald trump at the end of 2018 in Washington, but work on its preparation has not yet started. This was stated to journalists by the Russian presidential aide Yuri Ushakov. He noted that during the meeting in Helsinki, the two presidents agreed on the usefulness and the need to continue their bilateral contacts. “Specifically in Helsinki the question of the organization of upcoming contacts was not discussed, but a few days later, the American side proposed to hold the next summit in Washington at the end of the current year, – said the assistant President. – The proposal was referred to the assistant to the President for national security John Bolton, trump repeatedly in
Died the presidential adviser Veniamin Yakovlev Died in Moscow Advisor to the President of the Russian Federation, doctor of legal Sciences Veniamin Yakovlev. MOSCOW, 24 Jul — RAPE. Died in Moscow Advisor to the President of the Russian Federation, doctor of legal Sciences Veniamin Yakovlev. Benjamin F., born February 12, 1932 in the town of Petukhovo, Kurgan region. In 1953 he graduated from the Sverdlovsk law Institute (Urals state law University). In 1989-1990, Yakovlev was appointed Minister of justice of the USSR, in 1991 — Chairman of the Supreme arbitration court of the USSR. From 1991 to 1992 he was the state Advisor on legal policy under the President of the USSR — the head of legal services office of the President. 1992-2005 was the head of the Supreme arbitration court of Russia. Since February 2005, Yakovlev has held the position of Advisor to the President of the Russian Federation.
In Bryansk the employee of a colony became a suspect in the case of the death of a prisoner Moscow. July 24. INTERFAX.RU — Employee Bryansk colony is suspected of excess of powers of office which have entailed death of the prisoner. About it reports a press-service of management of Investigatory Committee of Russia across the Bryansk region. “Investigating bodies SK the Russian Federation across the Bryansk region initiated a criminal case against the Deputy duty assistant chief of fku IK-6 UFSIN of Russia across the Bryansk region. He is suspected of excess of powers of office with application of violence and special means, and also causing of heavy consequences (paragraphs “a, b, C” of part 3 of article 286 of the criminal code),” — said in the message. According to investigators, on 22 July “employee of fku IK-6 UFSIN of Russia across the Bryansk region, using violence and using
The death toll due to forest fires in Greece has increased to 74 Erupted in Greece forest fires, according to the latest data, led to the deaths of 74 people, passed on Tuesday, European media referring to the Greek fire service. 16фотографий16фотографий16фотографий Earlier it was reported about 60 dead and 150 injured. In combating fires in the area of the Greek capital involved hundreds of firefighters. In addition, many local residents had to leave their homes. Thus, according to the Associated Press, the marine guards of Greece evacuated more than 700 people from the local beaches, where people ran in trying to escape from fire and smoke.
Started a fire in a hotel in Umar Dzhabrailov excluded from the “United Russia” The former Senator from Chechnya Umar Dzhabrailov, a year ago started a fire in the room of the Four Seasons hotel near red square, expelled from the party “United Russia”. This was announced by the Agency “Moscow” referring to lawyer Dzhabrailov Winter Bakalovo. “The decision taken by the Council of the regional branch of the party “United Russia” according to TSAO, the exclusion of Umar Aliyevich Dzhabrailov from the party is considered premature, incorrect and illegitimate. Dzhabrailov, a businessman, public figure, philanthropist, patriot, has done a lot for the country and for the party as a whole,” she said. In the branch of the party “United Russia” CAO confirmed the information about the exception Dzhabrailov. After the criminal case against ex-Senator of his party membership was suspended, however, he filed application for renewal of membership. In
Goodbye, America. Where Russia transferred billions of US debt Russia has reduced its participation in US debt to their lowest levels since 2007. This maneuver was caused, most likely, the April sanctions. However, the alternatives to us government bonds not so much. Russia’s participation in US debt fell in may to $15 billion, although at the beginning of the year, the figure exceeded $100 billion for Such a low volume of US government bonds, Russia has not been since 2007. This news has generated a lot of speculation that can easily be classified as conspiracy theories, and seriously to consider, but a few questions still need to answer. In particular, where will be invested released funds. The impact of sanctions First and foremost, you need to understand that data about the actual selling of us debt by the Bank of Russia did not arrive. The American statistics are published with
Relative Skrobala moved in deputies Niece is poisoned at Salisbury eks-Colonel GRU Victoria Skripal received a certificate of the candidate in deputies of the Yaroslavl regional Duma. Reports radio station “Moscow speaking” on Tuesday, July 24. She put forward from party “Fair Russia”. Elections of deputies of regional Duma will pass in the uniform voting day on 9 September. Victoria Skripal mentioned in the media after the UK authorities rejected her visa. She had intended to visit came as themselves cousin Julia Skripal. The Russian side believes that the decision of London is political. Skripal and his daughter Julia was found unconscious in the Park in Salisbury on 4 March. British authorities accused Russia of involvement in the poisoning. They argued that the former Colonel GRU has been attacked with nerve agents of the Novice class, developed in the USSR. In this regard, the country had been expelled dozens of
Pay for air, shade and sun. The most unexpected taxes in the world The world is full of strange taxes. For example, the fee for the injury or tattoo. Aify tells what countries charge taxes, it would seem, unexpected things. In the nineteenth century in Britain was repealed a tax that operated for several centuries. It was a very strange tax by our standards: the Windows. It was introduced in 1696 by king William III of Orange. The fact that the glass Windows in the XVII could afford only wealthy people, and hide them from prying was impossible. The British window tax is, in fact, a modern analogue of the luxury tax: I have a good income and the opportunity to buy a glass (or even the most expensive of its kind: solid, not composed of pieces), please share it with the government. Nowadays people deduct payroll taxes, pay for