PRESS DIGEST - RUSSIA - Nov 23
MOSCOW Nov 23 (Reuters) - The following are some of the leading stories in Russia's newspapers on Friday. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
- President of Russia's second-largest phone handset retailer Svyaznoy, Maksim Nogotkov, has invested $1 million in launching a social network for people who want to promote their civil initiatives. He plans to invest another $5 million in 2013, the paper writes.
- Inflation in Russia is expected to reach 7.5 percent in the beginning of 2013, the daily writes citing experts.
- Russia's car maker Avtotor and Magna International Inc have agreed to create a car making hub in Kaliningrad with investments of up to 100 billion roubles ($3.21 billion), the daily reports.