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97 Top Russian Publishing Companies and Startups

This article showcases our top picks for the best Russian based Publishing companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Publishing industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Russian Publishing Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

Movika

Movika

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Movika provides tools for creating and publishing interactive video content.

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Develops and publishes multiplayer online games

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Bookerson

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Bookerson publishes personalized books for children.

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Rambler&Co

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Online platforms for e-commerce & business

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Ridibooks

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Ridibooks provide excellent quality services developed based on our superior technological capabilities.

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Between Digital

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Between Digital – leading SSP (sell-side platform) in Russia

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Hearst Shkulev Media

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Hearst Shkulev Media / InterMediaGroup – one of the leading Russian media holdings

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HeroCraft

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HeroCraft (www.herocraft.com) – is an established and renowned developer and publisher of high-class games

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East-West Digital News

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East-West Digital News (EWDN) is an international information company dedicated to Russian digital industries.

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WebGames

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A former game publisher now turned investor in game studios

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iFamous.Me

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Online platform for publishing and aggregation for creative users that represent creative industries.

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Rosbalt

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Rosbalt is a news agency that publishes latest news, commentary from professionals, analytical articles, and much more.

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Tass

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TASS has been the leading news agency of Russia.

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Kanobu Network

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Kanobu Network is a gaming media company based in Russia.

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Nevosoft

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Nevosoft is a leading casual game developer and publisher in Russia and Eastern Europe based in St.

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Russia Beyond the Headlines

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Russia Beyond the Headlines offers news, comments, opinions, and more about culture, politics, business, science, and public life in Russia.

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Teleus

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Teleus – is a media about mobile industry

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Roxot

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Roxot stops lost revenue by providing publishers with the technology they need to protect their position on the global ad market

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Independent Media Publishing

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Independent Media Publishing house specializes in producing glossy publications and developing innovative digital projects.

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Relap

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Relap is an advertising company that helps publishers monetize content, retain and increase their audience.

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BFM.ru

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BFM.ru is the first business radio station in Russia.

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Interfax Information Services Group

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Interfax Information Services Group provides news and other information products that are essential for decision-makers in politics.

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AEROGROUP

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AEROGROUP provides in-flight entertainment and publishing services.

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Alpina Publisher

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A leading Russian publishing nonfiction.

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iPublishing

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InPublishing hosts authoritative debate on the future of magazines and newspapers, in print and online.

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iGuides.ru

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iGuides is an online platform that offers news and reviews on gadgets, applications, and accessories.

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Imhonet

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Imhonet is a recommendation services in Russia and they provide information on filtering for movies, serials, books and games.

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Digital Box LLC

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Mobile apps and high load internet project development

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Innova

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Innova is a video game publisher with solid experience within the MMORPG genre.

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Login Casino

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Login Casino is an online publication about gambling, betting, cryptocurrencies, and sports.

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Virtus.pro

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Virtus.pro – Professional Russian project in eSports.

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Tribuna Digital

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Tribuna Digital is an omnichannel digital publisher serving more than 22 000 000 people each month.

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Gismeteo

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Gismeteo is an online portal that publishes news about weather forecasting, technology, ecology, scientific and research.

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Wobot

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Wobot is a professional social media monitoring & analytics tool for brands, agencies and experts.

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Azbooka-Atticus Publishing Group

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Azbooka-Atticus Publishing Group operates as a book publisher.

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Cifrasoft

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Cifrasoft develops and licenses technology for automatic content recognition, acoustic watermarking and audio/video content analysis

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Azhur Media

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Azhur-Media ia s publisher and owner of such online newspaper as “Fontanka.ru”.

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MFD-InfoCenter

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MFD-InfoCenter is an online publication on economics and finance.

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GEOTAR-Media

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GEOTAR-Media provides solutions for medical education.

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HobbyWorld

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HobbyWorld is a publisher of Russian and foreign board games, including Agricola, Arkham Horror, and many other games and expansions.

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Nauka Publishers

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Nauka Publishers is a scientific publishing house.

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Zvezdny Boulevard

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Zvezdny Boulevard is a new publishing company.

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Ridero

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Ridero is electronic publishing platform for independent authors.

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Olma Media Group Zao

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provides publishing services.

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RusCable.Ru

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RusCable.Ru provides news and publishing services.

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2DC

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2DC is a publisher specializing in mobile games established in May 2020 by people with a mission of ‘making good games.

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MEDIACRAT

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MEDIACRAT is a publishing, brand development and event management company.

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ASN-info

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ASN-info is a publishing company for investment and construction business.

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The AngelInvestor

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The AngelInvestor is the first Russian magazine for alternative investors and venture funds of Russia.

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Neoglory Publishing

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Neoglori publishing is engaged in the production and promotion of information & educational products and coaching programs.

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Restoclub

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Restoclub provides a catalog of restaurants, cafes, bars, and other institutions.

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Kleo.ru

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Kleo.ru is a magazine for women.

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UnderPage

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Web-service for creation of animated interactive books for mobile devices

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The Russia Journal

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The Russia Journal is a Russian based newspaper printing and publishing company.

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OT and TO

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OT and TO is an advertising and information publishing company.

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SMK Holding

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SMK Holding is an advertising and information publishing company.

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Compress.ru

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The first Russian monthly computer magazine “Computerpress” published from 1989 to 2013.

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Russian Legal Information Agency

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Russian Legal Information Agency is an online information source that provides breaking legal news and analysis.

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Titul Publishers

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Titul is a publishing house.

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Prokazan

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Prokazan is a news publishing company.

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Karavan Media Tyumen

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Karavan Media Tyumen is an informational newspaper.

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Arguments Of The Week

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Arguments Of The Week is a newspaper.

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Konverta

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Konverta is a real time Bidding ad exchange enables ad networks, advertisers, publishers, and agencies to sell and buy online display ads.

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Tlt-Print

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Tlt-Print provides printing services.

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Rodi.ru

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Rodi.ru is a magazine about pregnancy, childbirth and the baby.

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STOL

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STOL is a publication about food and people creating culinary masterpieces.

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The St. Petersburg Times

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The St. Petersburg Times is a major weekly English-language newspaper based in St. Petersburg, Russia.

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Dzerzhinsky Vremya

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Dzerzhinsky Vremya is a socio-political weekly publishing newspaper.

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Municipal Press

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Municipal Press is a newspaper publishing company.

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Fabrika Mebeli

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Fabrika Mebeli is a magazine about furniture production.

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Zemvest

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Zemvest is a magazine for land management, geodesy, cartography and navigation.

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Red Star

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Red Star is a publishing house in Moscow.

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Russia Direct

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Russia Direct is a publication to discuss, debate, and understand Russia’s relationship with the world and the U.S. in particular.

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Nevsky time

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Nevsky time is a publisher of news.

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Exposition Oil & Gas

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Exposition Oil & Gas is a scientific and technical magazine on oil and gas.

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ELIN

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ELIN is an advertising and publishing company.

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Everything for You

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Everything for You is an advertising agency for the publishing house.

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Vic Media

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Vic Media is a media and publishing company.

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Retail & Loyalty

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Retail & Loyalty is a journal covering retail landscape.

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Club 36.6

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A Russian book publisher.

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JSC Young Guard

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JSC “Young Guard” is the oldest Soviet and now Russian publishing house.

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Business Special Report Russia

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Business Special Report Russia Magazine offers interviews, insight and analysis on busi- ness and commerce in Russia.

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thinkRUSSIA

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An online platform that offers news and shares perspectives on Russia

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GALART

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GALART is an advertising and publishing company.

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BYTEmag.ru

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BYTEmag.ru is a publication company for IT professionals.

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Trilldy

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Trilldy is a new publishing platform because publishing is important

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July in Switzerland

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July in Switzerland publishes magazines and television programs in the field of house building, architecture and interior design.

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Technology Development Equipment

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Technology Development Equipment is a publishing company.

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Kapital Press

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Kapital Press is an advertising and publishing company.

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INCOTEC

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INCOTEC is a supplier of cartographic products.

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Russian Jeweller

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Russian Jeweller provides publishing and advertising services for jewelry.

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Media Sphera

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Media Sphera is a Russian medical publishing company.

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Egoist Generation

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Egoist Generation is a Russian magazine.

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Venture Business News

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Venture Business News is a news website that features information about startups and business ventures.

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Siberian University Publishing House

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Siberian University Publishing House is a publishing house for universities and schools.

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Exposition

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Exposition is a printing and publishing company.

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Akzia

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Akzia is a magazine that provides politics, society economics, business advertising, technology and science news.

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