Spotify abandons plans for Russian launch and dismisses CEO elect

SpotifySpotify, one the world’s most successful musics streaming sites, has abandoned its plans to launch in Russia and has dismissed CEO-elect Alexander Kubaneishvili . In a letter to the company’s would-be Russian partners, Kubaneishvili put the decision down to  “the economic crisis, the political situation and the new laws governing the internet.” Gazeta, Instant