First Deputy Prime Minister Shuvalov to lose his seat in Russian government
The First Deputy Prime Minister will not be allotted in the new Cabinet of Ministers, according to the sources of the Dozhd channel. Shuvalov's acquaintance says that he leaves the government "on his own".
According to the source from the government apparatus, Igor Shuvalov wants to jump ship, either to engage in private business or to become the head of Vnesheconombank. He has asked President Vladimir Putin for resignation and now has finally gained his point.
At the moment, one of the possible positions for the former First Deputy Prime Minister is to become the head of the MSU project Science and Technology Valley, which concept was drawn up by the fund of Ekaterina Tikhonova, named by the media and the Ministry of Finance Putin's daughter.
Moreover, Shuvalov may get a position in the leadership of the Central Bank. Two sources also obtain information that the First Deputy Prime Minister could replace Anatoly Chubais as head of the Rusnano state corporation. One of them later says that this discussion goes nowhere.
Igor Shuvalov has served as the First Deputy Prime Minister for ten years. He is one of the wealthiest Russian officials and more than once appeared in the FBK's investigations. In 2012, Navalny found the estate of Shuvalov, located in the village of Zarechye and worth at least 8 billion rubles ($129.5m).
Ex-Head of the Yekaterinburg Department of Economic Security and Anti-Corruption (OEBiPK) Vladimir Nechaev has evaded the FSB operatives right during the operation to detain him, having managed to transfer a house and plot in the Istra district of the Moscow region into the ownership of his underage daughter.
"Whoever owns Bronka rules the city." Why did Poltavchenko become interested in port of disgraced oligarch?
In November of last year, stevedoring companies of St. Petersburg faced black Friday. The port of Bronka departed to the clan of all-powerful ex-Head of the Federal Guard Service (FSO) Evgeny Murov. The other day it became known that oligarch Dmitry Mikhalchenko’s port of Bronka ownership was assigned to St. Petersburg Governor Georgy Poltavchenko. According to sources, an unexpected desire to develop Bronka is the last chance not to retire.
Overnight into May 9, 2018, a dreadful attack has been committed against parents of late Murat Akhedzhak, ex-Vice Governor of the Krasnodar Krai. Unknown masked persons burst into their home in Pseituk village located in the Takhtamukaisky district, Republic of Adygea. Why did the robbers come to the home of respected people? Have the elderly parents become victims accidentally?