Yandex founder agrees to not sell shares for 2 years

Monday 6 December 2021 | 17:10 CET | News
Russian internet search engine Yandex has extended an agreement with its founder and main shareholder Arkadiy Volozh, reports Interfax. Volozh has agreed to not sell his stake for an additional two years.

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