Elena Baturina is the richest woman in Russia - Forbes
Elena Rybolovleva ranked second place; she got rich as a result of a long and scandalous divorce from businessman Dmitry Rybolovlev.
Forbes magazine ranked 200 Richest Businesswomen of Russia - 2017. The richest woman in the version of the edition is wife of the former Moscow Mayor Yuri Luzhkov Elena Baturina.
According to the magazine, the fortune of the company Inteco Management president decreased by one hundred million dollars - to a billion. As a result, she lost 25 positions in the overall rating, but still leads among women.
Elena Rybolovleva ranked second place; she got rich as a result of a long and scandalous divorce from businessman Dmitry Rybolovlev. The fortune of the ex-spouse is estimated at $600 million, according to Dni.ru.
The third rank of the richest women of our country is taken by owner of the S7 group of companies Natalia Fileva, who is included in the rating for the first time. Her fortune is also about 600 million dollars.
Lieutenant General Oleg Troshin announced he is going to retire in May 2018. He is doing it following a decision taken a year ago – not due to non-existent issues with the agency reported by some local media outlets.
A serious and not at all political clash of interests is taking place at the Russian Federation Council. Kamchatka senators Valery Ponomarev and Boris Nevzorov are failing at deciding how to divide the Kamchatka water resources; both men make millions of dollars off of them every year.