Sochi's Merchants Ride Putin's Olympic Dream

wochit news
February 11, 2014 AT 4:44 AM
Vladimir Putin isn't the only one with a lot riding on the success of the Sochi Olympics. Local businesses and residents have a lot to gain if these Olympics fulfill Putin's pledge to turn Sochi and its environs from a summer playground for well-off Russians into a year-round international resort for everyone.