Opposition’s demand of Assad’s immediate resignation absurd - Russian envoy to GenevaRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 23, 16:34
Moscow celebrates Defender of the Fatherland DaySociety & Culture February 23, 16:19
ISS astronauts capture Dragon with manipulatorScience & Space February 23, 14:36
Vitaly Churkin’s body delivered to RussiaRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 23, 12:30
Ukrainian military shell Donetsk water purification plantWorld February 23, 11:45
Scientists discover three Earth-sized exoplanets that may potentially harbor lifeScience & Space February 23, 5:50
Syrian opposition ready for direct talks with government delegation — representativeWorld February 22, 21:56
UN Syria envoy expects no breakthrough at new round of Syria talksWorld February 22, 21:09
Russia opposes sharing responsibility for fate of Middle East refugeesRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 22, 20:36
MOSCOW, December 13 (Itar-Tass) — Director General of the Kommersant holding Andrei Galiyev and editor-in-chief of Kommersant VLAST magazine Maxim Kovalsky have been dismissed from their posts.
The Rossiya 24 television news channel reported on Tuesday that “this tough decision was made by the major shareholder of the publishing house, Alisher Usmanov, after the publication of the latest issue of Kommersant Vlast.”
The Kommersant publishing house was founded on the basis of the private newspaper Kommersant in 1989. In 2006 it was bought by businessman Alisher Usmanov. At present the publishing house includes the Kommersant newspaper with thematic supplements and magazines, including Vlast (Power), Dengi (Money), and Ogonek.
Kommersant publishing house is one of the largest in Russia and fourth–fifth by turnover among the leaders of Russian mass media. National daily business newspaper Kommersant - 16 pages of high quality and up-to-date information on world and Russian business, financial and economic news, politics and governmental rearrangements, the major society, culture and sport events. Precise forecasts and in-depth analysis. Kommersant is one of the most authoritative and influential Russian publication for decision-makers. Since February 2009 Kommersant newspaper is printed and distributed in the United Kingdom.