21 May 2003 Vedomosti Vedomosti (The Record) is one of Russia’s leading business papers. It is a joint venture between Dow Jones, the Financial Times, and Independent Media. Share this: You have reached a premium content area of TOL. To read this entire article please login if you are already a TOL subscriber. Not a subscriber? Subscribe today for access to: Full access to the website, including premium articles videos, country reports and searchable archives (containing over 25,000 articles). You can subscribe here to gain access to the entire website.