Foreign investment in real estate in Greece has become a record
Sales of Greek real estate to foreigners soared by almost 30 % over the year and reached a record level in 2019 — 1.45 billion euros, writes Ekathimerini. According to…

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The world's financial markets collapsed
On March 12, stock markets experienced a record drop in quotations. The leading American indexes lost 9.5–10 %, European ones fell by 12-17 %, and Russian ones fell by 8.3-11…

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Rating Agency S&P predicted a global recession
The world economy this year will be in recession for the first time since 2009, writes S&P Global Ratings. The rating Agency S&P Global Ratings released a report "global recession…

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The foreign Ministry is finalizing lists of Russian tourists who want to return home

The Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation announced that on March 26, at 14: 00 local time, it will finish forming lists of Russian citizens who need assistance with returning to their homeland.

“Please immediately transmit the necessary data to Russian foreign institutions,” the statement on the foreign Ministry’s website reads. All those who returned to Russia will face a 14-day quarantine, the Ministry recalled.

Rosturizm promised on March 24 to return home in a week all Russians having a rest on tourist routes. Continue reading

Russia has restricted air traffic to all countries of the world
Only regular flights from Moscow to the capitals or major cities of foreign countries are maintained. Here is a full list of current flights. Russia has restricted air traffic to…

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The UN has published a rating of the world's happiest countries
Russia lost to Tajikistan and Moldova in the world ranking of happy countries. The UN presented the annual global ranking of happy countries World Happiness Report. It assesses the level…

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The number of countries transmitting information about tax residents to Russia has increased
The organization for economic cooperation and development (OECD) continues to fight tax evasion and illegal profit-withdrawal schemes. One of the methods is the automatic exchange of information about foreign accounts,…

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UK increases stamp duty for foreign property buyers
The stamp duty surcharge will begin to be collected from April 2021. This decision may lead to a temporary surge in the activity of foreign investors in the country's market,…

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