The FAS initiative provides for the withdrawal from industry participants of the antimonopoly immunity actually applicable to them

However, the Ministry of Communications and Mass Media opposed the FAS initiative to extend competition regulation to developers. According to the Ministry of Communications, the FAS bill may help reduce the competitiveness of domestic IT developers, over regulation, may hinder the country's accelerated digitalization and import substitution policy. They also predict the diversion of patents and inventions abroad and a reduction in the income of IT developers and integrators. Earlier, representatives of the IT industry spoke out against the FAS project. It should be noted that there are no antimonopoly immunities for intellectual rights in any more or less developed economy in the world, except for Russia.

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25.03.2020
The FAS initiative provides for the withdrawal from industry participants of the antimonopoly immunity actually applicable to them
However, the Ministry of Communications and Mass Media opposed the FAS initiative to extend competition regulation to developers.
18.03.2020
Demand for portable devices grew by 90% in 2019
According to “Eldorado” and “M.Video”, Russians spent nearly 240 billion roubles on wireless gadgets in 2019. Of which, 32 billion rubles formed a carrying device – smart watch, fitness bracelet, etc.
02.03.2020
MasterCard is changing the CEO
The payment system MasterCard has reported that from the 1st of January their SEO will become Michael Miebach, currently chief product officer. The current SEO of MasterCard, Ajay Banga, who has been working as a SEO for 10 years is to become a Chairman of the Board of Directors.