Thesis Award 2021

The winners of the 2021 Thesis Award granted by the Swedish Chamber of Commerce for Russia & CIS (SRCC) in co-operation with the Institution for Russian and Eurasian Studies (IRES) at Uppsala University are Mr. Arran Pickwick and Ms. Karina Asratian for their master thesis “The Impact of Corruption on Swedish Firms Operating in Russia”.

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Moscow in Corona-times

Photo of the Boulevard ring road in Moscow at rush-hour (9 AM) in Corona-times, May 2020.

The photo is taken by our former board member, Sven Lexner, now in quarantine. Read his vivid description of how the isolated and very restricted life in present Moscow is like, in the following link.

Statement by the Ambassador of Sweden in Moscow

Dear colleagues,

The last weeks have been challenging. We have all been busy revising contingency plans to secure the safety of staff, family members and ourselves, while handling our business in a rapidly changing environment. Still, I would like to inform you that the Embassy continues to provide assistance ...

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