The EU’s Green Deal, emission reduction and opportunities for Western businesses in Russia

Part of European Green Deal policy, the Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism will put a carbon price on imports of certain goods from outside the EU. Exporters to Europe will have to pay additional tax, based on the amount of carbon emitted during goods production. For every Russian business, exporting to EU and not meeting European […]

Alex StolarskyPartner, Attorney-at-Law, Schneider Group

Russia: an economy attracting individual entrepreneurs and large investors

Foreward by Andrew Chilvers During the past two decades the key nations of Central and Eastern European (CEE) have grown significantly following moves to liberalise their economies. On average Poland, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Bulgaria and Romania, to name a few, increased their per capita GDP by 115% between 2004-2020. Employment was at its lowest […]

Alex StolarskyPartner, Attorney-at-Law, Schneider Group

Belarus | How can Belarusian companies’ financial situation be stabilized?

The COVID-19 pandemic and related restrictions had a significant negative impact on the economic health of many companies, which made businessmen think about stabilizing of the financial situation in their companies without using loans, credits and other similar instruments. Currently, many financial instruments available in other states, for example, converting monetary claims into equities (shares), […]

Alex StolarskyPartner, Attorney-at-Law, Schneider Group

Schneider Group Webinar: Re-inventing talent management in the post-pandemic world

February, 24th, 10:30 a.m. (GMT+3) | online | Language: RussianLearn how key elements of talent management have changed, find out how to re-design performance management, competences and grades within several months.Participate in open discussion on urgent questions like leaders of today and tomorrow, office vs. remote work and best practices of the online recruitment. All […]

Alex StolarskyPartner, Attorney-at-Law, Schneider Group

Schneider Group Webinar: How to optimize tax base during intracorporate financing

February, 18th, 10:30 a.m. (GMT+3) | online | Language: EnglishWhen entering Russian market or providing financial support to your Russian business entity you get into the situation of intracorporate financing. What corporate and tax implications has intracorporate financing in Russia? What are the available options to arrange financial flows inside the group of companies to […]

Alex StolarskyPartner, Attorney-at-Law, Schneider Group

Schneider Group Webinar: Mandatory digital marking of consumer goods in Russia: be prepared

February 17th, 10:30 a.m. (GMT+3) | online | Language: RussianMandatory digital marking of consumer goods in Russia has come into force in January 2021. Join our free webinar on February, 17th to learn more about the Russian country-wide digital track and trace system Chestny Znak and how to arrange high-performance digital marking of mass-volume goods.

Alex StolarskyPartner, Attorney-at-Law, Schneider Group

Schneider Group Webinar: From Europe to CIS: how to enter the Russian market remotely

February 16th, 10:00 a.m. CET | online | Language: English Considering expansion to Russia? Want to know how COVID-19 pandemic has influenced Russia’s economy? What supportive measures are available for businesses now? How to prepare working market entry strategy? What is digital market entry and how to successfully start your business in Russia now, despite […]

Alex StolarskyPartner, Attorney-at-Law, Schneider Group

Philip Gudgeon: The crisis has given new opportunities for development

“We are planning to more actively support Russian enterprises, which develop their businesses abroad”, SCHNEIDER GROUP CEO speaks about the company’s plans. Many business owners and managers say they will remember 2020 as phenomenal in many ways. What can you, Philip, as CEO of consulting company SCHNEIDER GROUP, say about the ending 2020? The year, […]

Alex StolarskyPartner, Attorney-at-Law, Schneider Group

SCHNEIDER GROUP is an official partner and integrator of the “Chestny ZNAK” track & trace system

In 2019, a project on the mandatory marking of goods was launched in Russia. By 2024, a single national marking system will cover all industries from medicines and tobacco products to clothing and baby food. Starting in 2021, clothing, tires, dairy products, and perfumes and eau de toilette are subject to mandatory marking. Selling these […]

Alex StolarskyPartner, Attorney-at-Law, Schneider Group

Further steps in the harmonization of market regulations in the EU and the EAEU discussed at the Lisbon-Vladivostok roundtable in Moscow

On November 16th, 2020, Ulf Schneider, President & Founder of SCHNEIDER GROUP, moderated the round-table discussion of the Lisbon-Vladivostok initiative “Concrete steps for cooperation between the EAEU and the EU”. Identification of low-threshold practical common projects for the EU and the EAEU was the focus of this year’s event. Read more here.

Alex StolarskyPartner, Attorney-at-Law, Schneider Group