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Visit |  Events |  29.05.20

‘Colours of Russian Flag’ Campaign to Be Held Online

The Russian patriotic action “Colours of the Russian Flag” will be held online, the Victory Museum reports. To become a participant in the action you should send a picture of the state flag to the museum’s email address ( or publish it on its page on social networks. Participants can also draw a flag or make

Insight |  Moscow |  29.05.20

Experts Noted Muscovites Most Popular Services in ‘My Documents’ Centres

More than 12 thousand people visited ‘My Documents’ public service centres from May 25 to draw up and issue a social card, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports. Currently, for Muscovites, 144 services are available. The ‘My Documents’ centres work by appointment in order to avoid mass crowds and prevent the spread of

Visit |  Events |  29.05.20

Moscow Entrepreneurs to Participate in Online Forum

In Moscow, for Children’s Day was prepared a 4-hour online forum for entrepreneurs. The event will bring together young bloggers, entrepreneurs, and their parents. The forum will be held on June 1 at the Digital Business Space website from 10 am to 2 pm. There will be discussed the principles of business, online learning, new

Insight |  Around Russia |  29.05.20

Russians Buy More Educational Goods for Children Than Toys

In April and May 2020, Russians spend up to 29 per cent more money on distance education of children depending on the category of goods, TASS reports.  According to the results of a study conducted by Otkrytie Bank, in April the expenses of Russians on digital applications increased by 29 per cent, 23 per cent

Business |  Technology |  29.05.20

New Test Created by Russian Scientists Determines COVID-19 Stage

Specialists of the Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology named after N. F. Gamaleya have developed a new test system that allows determining the stage of the COVID-19, TASS reports.   This test reveals specific human immunity which makes it possible to determine the stage of the disease and select potential plasma donors from among those who have already been

Visit |  Trip Advisory |  29.05.20

Russian Experts Named Best Resorts in Country

Russian tourism industry experts (TurStat) made a rating of the best resorts and regions of Russia for a recreation holiday. Leading among the destinations were the resorts of the Krasnodar Territory, Crimea, and Stavropol. The top 10 resorts also included Kislovodsk, Anapa, Yessentuki, Pyatigorsk, Gelendzhik, Zheleznovodsk, Bashkiria, and Altai. It is noted that in Sochi,

Insight |  Moscow |  28.05.20

Muscovites Can Use Interactive Map for Walks Around City

An interactive map with a schedule of walks by time and days of the week appeared on the Moscow Mayor website.  Moscow residents are able to indicate the address of their place of residence and see which of the 6 groups his house belongs to. Groups will be indicated by color and number. When a

Insight |  Around Russia |  28.05.20

Experts Noted 40% Decrease in Number of Road Accidents

The number of road traffic accidents and Russians affected by them decreased in April 2020 by 40 per cent due to restrictive measures introduced against the backdrop of the coronavirus pandemic, RIA News reports.  According to the Deputy Head of the State Traffic Inspectorate, Oleg Ponaryin, the death toll was reduced by 23 per cent.

Insight |  Omsk |  28.05.20

Omsk Residents Study New City General Plan to Make Suggestions

Omsk residents were presented with the city master plan. It includes 7 thematic maps and provisions on territorial planning, om1 reports.  The detailed plan of Omsk can be found on the city administration website, and the expositions can be studied with the observance of social distance measures. The form for sending suggestions and comments online was

Fun |  Events |  28.05.20

Novosibirsk Artist Presented Military Painting to Volgograd

Novosibirsk artist, Vladimir Vlasov, donated the picture “From the War” to the hero city of Volgograd in honour of the 75th anniversary of the Victory, the press service of the Ministry of Culture of the Novosibirsk region reported.  The ceremonial transfer of the painting was carried out as part of the project “The War on

Business |  Trading |  28.05.20

Standard Income from Garden Products Sale Established in Tatarstan

The Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Tatarstan determined the standard of net income from the sale of products received from a private subsidiary farm starting from 100 square metres of land, KazanFirst reports.  The standard of net income from conducting personal subsidiary plots is calculated in monetary terms at the prices of the

Insight |  Around Russia |  28.05.20

Please Breathe: Russians Collect Memories About Doctors Fighting Coronavirus

The main goal of the All-Russian action “Please Breathe!” helps to collect stories and preserve the memory of medical workers who are fighting with coronavirus, RIA News reports.  The campaign in support of doctors was launched by Russia Today jointly with the Ministry of Health, Associations of Volunteer Centres, and the Volunteer-Medics Movement. Everyone can