Russia remains a male-dominated society, but woman tend to be viewed as stronger and more responsible.As the official language of the country, Russian is spoken by almost everyone.

Emergency in Gizmo Land!This compares with India at 38, China at 26, and Brazil with 19 growth.

For mass market offerings, this may be wise.First, non-Russian brands in Russia may be most successful when they operate in luxury categories, such as automobiles, fashion, beauty, hospitality, and watches.A member of G8 and G20, identified among the bric economies, and a recent entrant to the WTO, Russia is an emerging economic powerhouse.