List of the world's billionaires by Forbes magazine

Society Moscow — a city which is home to the most billionaires — 79 people, the next — New York — 58. These figures represents the current annual list of the richest people in the world according to the magazine Forbes.

World's richest man, Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim, retained the first place that took in the past year. He made more money than any of the other 1,209 billionaires in the past year — 20.5 billion — and increased his wealth of up to 74 billion dollars. The magazine said China nearly doubled its number of billionaires to 115, the

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Quarterly report of Gazprom

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Net profit of "Gazprom" under RAS in the first half of 2011 increased by 1.8 times compared to the same period last year and amounted to 487.8 billion rubles.

In its quarterly report, the company also reported that revenue for the period of the Russian gas monopoly has grown by 34.3% (to 1.85 trillion rubles from 1.375 trillion rubles a year earlier). In the Russian market sales of gas increased by 18.7% for the CIS and Baltic countries — by 73.3%, of the countries of the world — by 43%.

Gross profit increased by 35.4%

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Solar storms: a threat to the planet Earth? / BBC: Solar Storms The Threat to Planet Earth watch online

In the universe of billions of stars, but only one star dominates our gallakticheskom space — the Sun. She inherits great that it can fit inside a million of these Planets as Land. She inherits massive that every second throws in place of energy too much of her free up billions of megaton hydrogen bombs. Sun — a powerful engine, which Turns our solar system, making life possible on Earth. But just as it is not safe for its storms and explosions that can harm our planet …

Space, celestial bodies, astronomy

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The European Union considers Russia is too wealthy to enjoy trade privileges (Business New Europe, UK)

Russia is no longer an emerging market, according to the left without the money the European Union, which wants to get rid of the system of trade preferences, introduced in 1990 to support the transition of Russia and other BRIC countries to a free market economy. This proposal is currently the most concrete example of how the world economic order is changing as the leading emerging markets begin to mature and ripen. In Russia, per capita income over the last decade has grown more than tenfold by the end of 2010 was 15,900 dollars, according to the CIA

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The water does not subside in Bangkok

The water level in the Chao Phraya Thai — critical, in spite of the fact that the peak of high tide passed. The statement was made governor of Bangkok. So throw off the element off early. Meanwhile forecasters are already warning of a new danger: Thailand soon to expect heavy rainfall. The damage from the high water was several billion dollars.

In Bangkok, ends week weekend. They were declared a state of emergency in place by the authorities in the hope that this period will be sufficient to overcome adversity. However, in the confrontation with the natural elements forces were

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BP has agreed to reduce the penalty for the accident in the Gulf of Mexico

Britain's BP has agreed with the U.S. authorities did not consider 810,000 barrels of oil in the calculation of the fine for the accident in the Gulf of Mexico, which reduces the size of sanctions on $ 3.4 billion, reported Bloomberg.

This oil has been collected and will not get into the environment, according to the decision of the judges of Charles Barbier (Carl Barbier) in New Orleans. "BP and the U.S. agree that the 810,000 barrels of oil should not be included in the calculation of the maximum penalty provided by law," — he said.

In accordance with the

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Incomes of Ukrainians in the first quarter of 2013 amounted to 317.251 billion USD — a 7% increase

Incomes of Ukrainians in the first quarter of 2013 amounted to UAH 317.251 billion — 7% more than in the same period of the previous year, the State Statistics Committee.

The volume of wages in the period amounted to UAH 135.753 billion (+4.4%), and the proceeds from the property — UAH 15.465 billion (+3.6%). Proceeds under profit and mixed income decreased by 1.8% to 31.829 billion USD.

According to the State Statistics Committee, the citizens of Ukraine have become significantly more savings: the amount of savings compared to the first quarter of 2012 amounted

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Revenues from gas exports from Russia for 10 months increased by 11%

According to RBC-Revenues from gas exports from Russia in January-October this year, up 11% compared to the same period of 2011. — Up to 50.892 billion dollars from 45.867 billion dollars says the materials of the Federal Customs Service (FCS).

In physical terms, exports of gas increased by 9.7% — to 144.7 billion cubic meters. m at 131.9 billion cubic meters. m in the previous year, noted in the department.

Revenues from gas exports to non-CIS countries in January-October 2012. the materials are not specified. In physical terms, exports fell by 2.8% — to 90.6 billion cubic meters. m from

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Revenues from gas exports from Russia in January-September rose by 12.6%

Revenues from gas exports from Russia in January-September 2012. compared with the same period of 2011. increased by 12.6% — up to 45.933 billion dollars from 40.776 billion dollars, according to the materials of the Federal Customs Service (FCS). In physical terms, according to the agency, gas exports increased by 9.5% — to 130.8 billion cubic meters. m to 119.5 billion cubic meters. m the year before.

Revenues from gas exports to non-CIS countries in January-September 2012. the materials are not specified. In physical terms, exports declined by 1.4% — to 82.6 billion cubic meters. m from 83.8 billion cubic

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Income from tourism in Ukraine in 2012 increased by 41.6%

In Ukraine, in 2012, income from tourism services accounted for 41.6% increase — 6.99 billion reported The State Statistics Service Ukraine (State Statistics Committee).

According to the committee, enter each year more than 20 million foreigners (25.4 million 2008, 21.4 million in 2011), Primarily from Russia, Moldova, Belarus and the neighboring countries of Eastern Europe, as well as USA, Uzbekistan and Israel, but 90% of those entering for personal reasons, namely tourist destinations declare entering only 6% (1,230,000 in 2011) — mostly from Russia (40% of all tourists), Poland (11%), Belarus (9%), Germany (6%), United States

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