The editor-Russian English-language newspaper The Moscow News was the British journalist Tim Wall. On reported on Friday, February 6, RIA Novosti, which owns the publication. On Friday, the first update to The Moscow News weekly, edited by Wall.
According to Tim Wall, he intends to propose to the Russian reader is "an independent and objective view of what is happening in the country." As the RIA Novosti, Wall has worked in Moscow, the journalist and editor of five years, most recently he was business editor at The Moscow Times. He also worked in the Caspian Business News and the British Chess Magazine.
Chief editor of RIA Novosti, Svetlana Mironuk said: "We want to see The Moscow News more focused on the economy and business, because the attention of readers to the economic situation in the country had never been so high. We will help make the newspaper media publication, which would significantly increase its capacity and audience.
According to TNS Gallup Media, readership of The Moscow News, with circulation of 79,500 people 45 thousand copies.
Recall, in April 2008, businessman Arkady Gaidamak brands sold The Moscow News and the "Moscow News" FSUE said.