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economic crisis in Russia and in the European countries hardest hit by youth.According to the Federation of Independent Trade Unions, about one-third of Russians under the age of 25 years can not find a steady income, while the overall unemployment rate is relatively low even in comparison with the European Union.According to "Nezavisimaya Gazeta", a high level of long-term unemployment among young people threatens Russia emergen
economic turmoil weaned Russians worry about the crisis, according to "Gazeta."According to the poll, conducted by KOMKON, in November, people are more worried about the swine flu, rather than a crisis.Of the proposed options to the selection (swine flu crisis, global crisis, regional elections and several others) epidemic recognized as the most important event of the 74% of respondents.The economic situation was in second place, it was mentioned by 65% of respondents.A month ago (in October 2009), the crisis in Russia was considered the most important 70% of respondents, the maximum was in April of this year (80% of respondents).In the November poll, conducted without prompting, only 16% of citizens have called the crisis an important event, but six months ago, in May, was the answer of 33% of the respondents.
slowdown in inflation, which happily tell government officials, will not last long, so sure, "Rossiyskaya Gazeta".Ministry of Economic Development believes that the main cause of low growth falling prices of consumer demand.According to opinion polls, the Russians still prefer to save money and to save "for a rainy day."According to the Ministry of Economic Development, in October, falling consumer demand continued, albeit slower.Inflation at the end of the year may be less than 9%, the Central Bank expects growth in consumer prices at the end of the year at 9% -9.2%.However, due to the crisis, "inflation anomaly" will not stay for a long time, experts say."Prices will rise in the first quarter of 2010, primarily due to the seasonal factor And the beginning of this growth can be as early as December." - Said the expert Research Institute "Development Center" HSE Oksana Osipova.
trade in goods and services sector in Russia has been hit hard due to the credit crisis and the general decline in citizens' willingness to consume.As the "News Time", an international consulting company PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) predicts the ruble equivalent saving of retail trade turnover in 2009 at the level of last year, while in dollar terms - it decreased by 20%.This may seem paradoxical, but just creates a crisis visible benefits for the development of Russia's largest retail chains.The greatest losses because of declining consumer activity carries luxury goods trade.
Russian mobile market is satiated.This conclusion is contained in the pages of "RBC daily", in a note to reduce the cellular operators revenue from sales of mobile contracts.According to analysts' estimates, revenues from the sale of SIM cards in the total revenue retailers will not exceed 15% next year, while in 2007 - 2008.the figure was about 20% - 25%, and in the early 2000s, sales contracts provide shopping half of the proceeds.The reason for decline is that the Russians have already provided communications: for every citizen of our country has an average of one and a half sim card.