Cosmetic business Kim Kardashian was estimated at $ 1 billion :: Business :: RBC

Coty pledged to redeem 20% in the model-owned business for $ 200 million. As a result, Kim’s fortune may exceed the capital of her younger sister Kylie Jenner

Kim Kardashian

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The company Coty, which owns the brands Max Factor, Wella, Bourjois, Chloé, etc., has entered into an agreement with actress and model Kim Kardashian to acquire a stake in the cosmetics business KKW (Kim Kardashian West) Holdings that belongs to it. Under the terms of the deal, Coty will redeem 20% in KKW for $ 200 million, the deal said.

Thus, the total value of Kardashian’s business is $ 1 billion, the Financial Times notes, according to which Coty received the right to acquire a controlling stake in KKW in the future.

“Kim is truly a cult figure for the whole modern world. She is a visionary, entrepreneur, mother, philanthropist, and in addition, thanks to social networks, she has an unsurpassed ability to connect with people around the world. Its influence, combined with the experience of Coty, will enable us to fully realize the potential of its brands, ”commented Peter Harf, the head of Coty.

Lipstick and pencils, mascara, eye shadow, creams, powder, etc. are sold under the KKW Beauty brand, perfumes are sold under the KKW Fragrance brand. The volume of sales of goods under the KKW brands was not disclosed in the transaction message.

In 2019, Coty acquired 51% in Kylie Cosmetics, owned by Kim Kardashian’s younger sister Kylie Jenner. After that, Forbes magazine named 21-year-old Jenner the youngest billionaire in history, who managed not to inherit his fortune, but to earn capital on his own. Based on an estimate of 51% of Kylie Cosmetics at $ 590 million, the total cost of Kylie Cosmetics was more than $ 1.1 billion. In real time, the magazine estimates Jenner’s fortune at $ 900 million.


The structure of Rosatom bought a building near the Kremlin :: Business :: RBC

Alan Baloev, director of the Cushman & Wakefield Capital Markets Department, believes this was beneficial to both the seller and the buyer. On the one hand, there are few investors who are ready to purchase an office for such an amount, on the other hand, it is not easy to find a site near the Kremlin.

Earlier, Dom.RF stated that all the buildings of the ministries would be sold at open auction. And former Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev ordered them to get into commercial circulation.

It was planned to sell at the auction, including the former building of the Ministry of Industry and Trade in Kitaygorodsky passage, information about this was contained in the plan for holding auctions of the state company for 2020.

However, on April 18, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin signed a government order to transfer these facilities at market value without bidding.

In the spring of 2019, three federal departments – the Ministry of Economic Development, the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Ministry of Communications – moved to the IQ-quarter skyscraper purchased for them in Moscow City. Agency rights to sell their former premises, including the building of the Ministry of Industry and Trade in Kitaygorodsky passage, were transferred to Dom.RF state corporations. The state-owned corporation sold a complex of buildings on Triumfalnaya Square in Moscow, which the Ministry of Economic Development had occupied before moving, for 2.8 billion rubles. (3.37 billion rubles. Including VAT). The buyer was Mezhregionrazvitie LLC, controlled by the Moscow City Property Department.

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Voter turnout under the Constitution for four days amounted to 37.5% :: Society :: RBC

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The total turnout for voting on amendments to the Constitution was 37.2%, more than 40 million Russians voted in total. This was stated by the Central Election Commission (CEC).

By 11:00 Moscow time, more than 970 thousand residents of Moscow and the Nizhny Novgorod region took part in electronic voting. The turnout for electronic voting exceeded 83%.

Putin spoke out against turnout when voting on the Constitution

The day before, the total turnout, taking into account the voters remotely, was 28.26%.

As of June 28, the CEC received 4870 complaints of possible violations. The head of the Central Election Commission, Ella Pamfilova, clarified that a significant part of the appeals related to electronic voting, in addition, the applicants noted the absence of cameras when voting at home and checking passports by PEC members.


Khusnullin promised to pass the route Europe – Western China for 4 years :: Society :: RBC

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The construction of the international route Europe – Western China is planned to be completed ahead of schedule by four years, the acceleration of work will not lead to the cost of the project. This is stated in the message of the apparatus of Deputy Prime Minister Marat Khusnullin, received by RBC.

“Recently, we circled the entire route of this road. The greatest difficulties, contrary to expectations, will be associated with the relocation of engineering networks. So far, the project provides for about 870 intersections with network lines, ”said Khusnullin.

Khusnullin announced plans to accelerate the construction of the Moscow-Kazan highway

Marat Khusnullin

Initially, the route from the Russian side was supposed to pass through the territories of the republics of Tatarstan, Bashkiria and the Orenburg region. In July 2016, the government commission changed plans and laid the route through the Samara-Togliatti agglomeration.

In the fall of 2019, the government singled out individual stages of the construction of the Moscow-Nizhny Novgorod-Kazan highway. The final deadline for the entire section of the route was called 2027.


In Russia, 80 forest fires were extinguished per day :: Society :: RBC

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Over the past day, 80 forest fires were extinguished in Russia. This is reported by Forest Protection, RIA Novosti reports.

The total area of ​​extinguished forests amounted to 2113 ha. As of midnight on June 29, 246 forest fires were recorded in the country on an area of ​​more than 165 thousand hectares. All these fires are actively extinguished.

The most serious situation with forest fires is now in Chukotka – there are 14 outbreaks registered there, the fire spread over an area of ​​more than 41 thousand hectares.

The media learned about the plan of the Ministry of Natural Resources to reduce forest fire control zones

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Earlier in June, it became known that the Ministry of Natural Resources was proposing to reduce the so-called control zones – the territory of the forest, where regional authorities were allowed not to put out fires due to inaccessibility. Last summer, these sites accounted for 90% of all forest fires in the country.


“Avtodor” called the fare on the Central Ring Road :: Society :: RBC

For travel on the Central Ring Road will have to pay 2.5 rubles. for 1 km. On Monday, traffic opened on a 23-kilometer stretch from Mozhayskoye to Novorizhskoye highway. Completely the construction of the road should be completed in 2021

Section of the Central Ring Road from Mozhayskoye to Novorizhskoye Shosse

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The fare on the Central Ring Road (TsKAD) will be 2.5 rubles. for 1 km. According to TASS, the head of Avtodor Vyacheslav Petushenko told reporters about this.

“There are 339 km, multiply by 2.5,” Petushenko said. At the same time, drivers have the opportunity to reduce fares by 20% through the use of transponders, he said.

Last year, Konstantin Lyashkevich, the head of the main department of the road sector of the Moscow Region, named 2.3–2.5 rubles as an indicative price. for 1 km. At the same time, he pointed out that the final decision on the fare on the Central Ring Road should be made by the customer, as well as concessionaires investing in the project.

The fare on toll roads in the Moscow region varies depending on the direction. For example, travel from Moscow to Solnechnogorsk (43 km) on the M-11 highway in the daytime reaches 600 rubles (about 13 rubles per km). At the same time, the next 66 km of the same road will cost drivers up to 270 rubles. (about 4 rubles per km).

Avtodor asked for another $ 15 billion to complete the Central Ring Road

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On Monday, a 23-kilometer section of the Central Ring Road from Mozhayskoye to Novorizhskoye Shosse was opened in the Moscow Region. It included both the reconstructed section of the Moscow Small Ring and the new section, which allowed unloading the street network of Zvenigorod.

Last summer, Petushenko promised that there would be no postponements of the construction of the Central Ring Road. However, in February this year, Deputy Prime Minister Marat Khusnullin, who supervises the construction, expressed dissatisfaction with the pace of construction of the highway, which should unload the capital’s roads as well. “I’ll outline all the necessary measures and I will keep this project under control in the staff regime,” he said.

In late January, it became known that the Kazan Telematics company won the tender for the right to create a fare payment system for the Central Ring Road. According to SPARK, Kazan Telematics is 100% owned by NTS LLC (National Telematic Systems), co-owned by Igor Rotenberg, Andrey Shipelov and Alexey Nashchekin.

The Central Ring Road is a new ring around the capital; it is approximately 50 km distant from the Moscow Ring Road and will pass through the territory of the Moscow Region and New Moscow. The length of the route should be about 340 km (it should be completed in 2021), and taking into account the second stage of construction – 530 km. The customer of the route from the state was Avtodor company.


In Altai, a woman died in a gas explosion in a house :: Society :: RBC

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In the Altai Territory, a fire and gas explosion occurred in a residential building, as a result of which a person died. This was reported by the press service of the regional department of the Ministry of Emergencies, reports TASS.

The incident occurred in a private house in the city of Kamen-on-Ob, 160 km from Barnaul. There was a fire, the cause of which, according to the preliminary version, was the careless handling of fire.

“During the fire, a popping gas bottle occurred. A woman resident of the house died, ”the Ministry of Emergencies said. The second resident of the house – presumably the spouse of the deceased – was hospitalized.

In the Krasnoyarsk Territory, two people were injured in the explosion of a cylinder in garages

The fire area was 60 square meters. m. Now emergency workers are working at the scene.


One of the pioneers of the US oil shale industry declared bankruptcy :: Business :: RBC

Chesapeake Energy shale oil producer owes $ 7 billion. Bloomberg said earlier that control of the company could go to one of the lenders.

Chesapeake Energy, considered one of the pioneers in the US oil shale industry, has filed for bankruptcy, according to the corporation’s website.

“The company has voluntarily filed for Chapter 11 defense with the United States Southern Texas Bankruptcy Court to facilitate a comprehensive restructuring of the balance sheet,” the statement said.

The company’s debt amounted to about $ 7 billion. Under an agreement with creditors, Chesapeake Energy will receive a loan of $ 925 million. In addition, lenders and holders of secured bills will allocate $ 600 million to it.

The flagship of the US oil shale industry pledged almost all assets on a loan

According to the corporation’s report, in the first quarter of 2020, Chesapeake Energy’s net loss was $ 8.3 billion, and its liquidity was $ 82 million.


Experts called the regions with the most affordable housing :: Society :: RBC

The most affordable housing for an average family in the regions of the Far North of Russia. This is evidenced by a study conducted by experts of RIA Novosti.

When calculating, the authors of the study used the minimum number of years for which a family with one child will be able to save 60 square meters for an apartment. m. in its region without borrowed funds. Housing prices were used at the beginning of 2020. When assessing savings, the average salaries in the region were taken, from which the subsistence minimum was deducted.

The leaders were the northern subjects – Magadan Oblast, the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug – Ugra and the Nenets Autonomous Okrug. A family will need less than three years to save up for a typical kopeck piece. In the Tyumen region, it will take three years to save money on buying an apartment, in Murmansk – 3.2 years, and in Kamchatka – 3.3 years. Prices for standard apartments in these regions range from 2.6 to 3.6 million rubles.

Experts have estimated the potential rise in housing prices in Russia

Among the outsiders are Sevastopol, Chechnya, Karachay-Cherkessia, Dagestan and Kabardino-Balkaria. There, the purchase of an apartment will have to be postponed from 13.2 to 15.5 years. At the same time, the average cost of a piece in Sevastopol amounted to 4.9 million rubles, and in the republics of the North Caucasus it varies from 2 to 2.9 million rubles.


Firefighters rescued seven people from a tanned apartment in Moscow :: Society :: RBC

In the evening of June 28 in the south-east of Moscow there was a fire in a multi-storey building. This was reported by the press service of the capital’s headquarters of the Ministry of Emergencies.

A message about the fire came at 23:34 – in a nine-story building on Fedor Poletaev Street, a fire occurred in an apartment on the seventh floor. Emergency officers who arrived at the scene rescued seven people from the burning and neighboring apartments, one of which was a child.

The fire area was 10 square meters. m. Ignition was eliminated after 20 minutes. Two of the rescued residents are examined by doctors.

The fire occurred in a hangar in the north of Moscow

In May, in the south of the capital, on the Yalta street in the Zyuzino district, a fire occurred on the top floor of a 22-storey residential building. The fire area in one of the apartments was 15 square meters. m