Russia's largest bank and digital innovation leader state-controlled Sberbank will test payments with fingerprints and face recognition without the use of payment cards or gadgets, Vedomosti daily reported citing the information of the bank.
Dostavista, Russia’s leading crowd-sourced same-day delivery service operating globally, has raised $15m in a Series B funding round led by Vostok New Ventures, as well as other existing investors Flashpoint and Addventure
Belarus' export of computer services, telecommunication services and information services rose by 21% in the first half of 2019
Russian carsharing start-up Delimobil could hold an IPO at the end of 2020 on Moscow Exchange, Interfax reported on August 7 citing the head of Mikro Kapital Group Vincenzo Trani.
We are slaves to the keyboard if we want to act with the growing range of smart devices but being able to simply talk to a virtual assistant is the technological manumission that is already a reality. Russia is on the cutting edge of development
Law requiring internet companies to keep data about their users on servers physically located in Russia breached.
Russian internet major Mail.ru closed a long-term partnership with Chinese videogames publisher iDreamSky Technology Holdings
Emerging Travel Group, an international online travel group with Russian connections, announced it raised $10mn in a Series E funding round from Russian-Israeli tech investor Lev Leviev.
Sberbank announced the acquisition of Shiptor, a mid-sized logistics and delivery service provider on July 30, reports East-West Digital News (EWDN).
Runa Capital, a Palo Alto-headquartered venture investment firm with Russian roots, has closed $70mn for its third fund targeting early-stage “deep tech” startups, reports East-West Digital News (EWDN).
Russia's largest bank and digital innovation front-runner Sberbank will create a 50/50 joint venture with internet major Mail.ru Group in the field of transportation and food delivery.
Online retail is growing in leaps and bounds in Russia even if traditional retail is in the doldrums.
TCS Group that operates Russia’s only pure online bank Tinkoff Bank will allow third parties to develop their own voice recognition applications such as voice assistants and robots for call centres.