The St. Petersburg Times

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The St. Petersburg Times
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Type Weekly newspaper
Format Broadsheet
Owner(s) Sanoma Oyj
Publisher Sanoma Oyj
Founded 1993
Political alignment None
Language English
Ceased publication 2014
Headquarters St Petersburg
Circulation 35,000
Sister newspapers The Moscow Times, The Kazan Herald
Website sptimes.ru

The St. Petersburg Times was a weekly English-language newspaper based in St Petersburg.[1] It served the expatriate community, tourists, and Russians interested in an international perspective on local and world affairs. It was first published in May 1993. In 2014, the paper suspended publication.[2]

The newspaper, and its sister daily, The Moscow Times, were published by Finnish Sanoma Oyj, publisher of Helsingin Sanomat in Helsinki.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Russian Newspapers, world newspapers.com, Undated. Accessed: 12 October 2011.
  2. ^ "St. Pete's main English-language newspaper suspends operation". Russia Beyond the Headlines. 2014-12-22. Retrieved 2015-05-17. 

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