Factbox - Russia's business amnesty
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's lower house of parliament last week approved an amnesty which could free thousands of entrepreneurs jailed for business crimes.
Here are some details on the amnesty:
- It applies to 27 crimes including the following articles from Russia's Criminal Code:
159.1 - credit fraud
159.4 - fraud in the sphere of entrepreneurial activities
176 - obtaining credit illegally
177 - evading repaying debt
196 - premeditated bankruptcy
191 - illegal trafficking of metals Continued...