Today in Russian Business

A collection of mainly British companies will make hundreds of millions of pounds in revenue from the Kremlin’s plans for a $500 billion roadbuilding program, designed to solve the problem of Russia’s “parlousinfrastructure. Shares in Brazilian and Russian miners are trading at much lower prices than those from Japan and Australia, a disparity that presents a “buying opportunity”. India has signed a $960 million contract with Russia to upgrade the Mig-29 fighter jets inducted into the Indian Air Force in the mid-1980s.