Latest posts with tags "Mikhail Prokhorov"

Russian tycoon to buy New Jersey Nets

Sep 26, 2009 / Lifestyle

Billionaire oligarch Mikhail Prokhorov, Russia’s richest man well-known as a sports fan, could become the first foreign owner of a major US basketball team after making a bid for the New Jersey Nets. Prokhorov had offered to fund a new $700m stadium for the NBA team in New York and he would then acquire the […]

Russia’s richest man to pay taxes in Siberian village

Jun 01, 2009 / Billionaires

Russia’s richest man, Mikhail Prokhorov, has moved his official address from Moscow to the remote town of Yeruda in Siberia’s Krasnoyarsk region. A move that will see his tax contribution go to the local budget, regional authorities said. The village of Yeruda has the largest gold field in the Kranoyarsk Territory, operated by Polyus Gold, […]

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