Asked in Russia
Does The current Russian government allow foreign business in Russia?
Yes the government and legislation allow foreign business in Russia, except for certain types of activity. ...
Asked in Russia
What is the government type in Russia?
Russia (officially, the Russian Federation) is a democratic republic where the President shares power with a Prime Minister. The current President is Dmitry Medvedev. The current Prime Minister (and former President) is Vladimir Putin. ...
Asked in History of Russia, Decade - 2000s
Who was the leader of Russia in 2009?
Russia has two seats of power that work in tandem, a president and a prime minister. The current prime minister is Vladimir Putin, and head of the government. The current president is Dmitry Medvedev, who is head of state. ...
Asked in Russia, Politics and Government
Do the people of Russia have the freedom of speech?
Russia elects its leaders democratically and the current (2009) government is certainly a popular, legitimate government. However, at present it appears (from the outside) that the government/authorities seem to suppress any dissenting public demonstrations and censer the press quite actively. On this basis one would have to conclude that, while the people of Russia have a democratic government, they do not have freedom of speech. ...
Asked in War and Military History
How did Russia change as a result of the revolution?
Russia went from a government run by a Czar to a Communist government with strict control by the government. ...