Renova, a Russian group owned by billionaire Viktor Vekselberg – who also heads the Skolkovo Foundation – has announced the acquisition of Octo Telematics, a leading Italo-British provider of insurance telematics services (also known as ‘smart insurance’).
Rambler, a sizable Russian-language portal and a part of the Afisha-Rambler group, has launched its new Internet browser that is said to be able to create customized news compilations for each specific user.
NovaMedica Innotech, an R&D unit of NovaMedica, a Russian pharmaceutical company and Skolkovo resident, and the Skolkovo Foundation have signed an agreement to collaborate in building an R&D center in the Skolkovo Techno-park.
Denis Labuza, the minister of the support and development of small business and consumer market and services of the Nizhny Novgorod Region within retreat in Dzerzhinsk introduced journalists the potential of the industrial park «Oka — polymer».
Kazan Technopark in the sphere of high technology in cooperation with Internet Initiatives Development Fund (IIDF) has launched a new product — preakselerator that will prepare projects to communicate with venture capital funds and business angels in the market.
An IT-enabled unified check-in solution for airports developed by Asteros Labs is soon expected to improve passenger and luggage check-in in the Ufa International Airport in Bashkortostan, in the mid-Volga area, following an agreement inked between Asteros and the airport management.