Russia and Sweden

Nord Stream 2 pipelay works start in Sweden

The Solitaire vessel has started laying down pipes as part of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project after reaching Sweden's exclusive economic zone. The SR radio broadcaster reported that the vessel had reached the exclusive …

Naspers buys majority stake in Avito

Africa’s Naspers bought 31%stake in Russian internet advertising company Avito, paying $846 million to Kinnevik. Thus, the media group increased its stake to 67.9%. Avito, which is the largest classifieds site in …