The Izvestia Newspaper – One of the Oldest Printed Publications in Russia
The Izvestia newspaper goes back to 1917 and by right is thought to be one of the oldest publications in Russia. Being released five times per week from Monday to Friday, the newspaper attracts attention of the reader audience of more than 450 thousand people. The Izvestia is an important source of business and political news. The newspapers covers events of politics, economics, business, cultural and sport life in Russia and abroad. By the end of 2016 the Izvestia newspaper became second in the rating of the most cited newspapers, while the website izvestia.ru became the most cited website of those of daily business publications, whose number of unique visitors reached 540 thousand people per day.