Big Russian firms to draft policy on big data

Russia's mobile operator MegaFon, Internet companies Yandex and Mail.Ru Group, research company oneFactor, and banks Sberbank and Tinkoff Bank have established an association to set up common principles and standards in the big data sphere, a …

Nagorno-Karabakh enters Yandex trending search list

The conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh has become one of the most popular search queries in Yandex in 2016 in the 'events' category. Such events as the parliamentary elections in Russia and the presidential elections in the United …

Iran blocks international version of Yandex

The international version of the search engine Yandex ( was blocked in Iran, this information was confirmed by the press attaché of the Russian embassy in Tehran, Maxim Suslov. "The Iranian side said …

Yandex has no plans for office in Tehran

Yandex rejects the statement of the Iranian Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Mahmoud Vaezi, about opening an office in Tehran. “Currently we have no plans to open new offices,” Trend …

Yandex does not plan to leave Turkish market

Yandex does not plan to leave Turkey’s market, the company’s CEO Arkady Volozh said on the sidelines of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum. The Vedomosti newspaper reported that Yandex failed to make significant …