For the daily newspaper in Florida, once known as the St. Petersburg Times
, see Tampa Bay Times
The St. Petersburg Times is a weekly, English-language newspaper based in St. Petersburg, Russia. It serves the expatriate community, tourists, and Russians interested in an international perspective on local and world affairs. It has been published since May 1993.
The newspaper, and its sister weekly, the Moscow Times, are published by Independent Media which is owned by the Finland-based Sanoma Corporation, publisher of Helsinki's Helsingin Sanomat.