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Insight |  Events |  06.08.20

Car Cinemas in Moscow Create New Venues

Since August 1, the number of places for the open-air car cinema in Moscow and the variety of film genres are expanding. Now, citizens will be able to see more domestic and foreign films on a big screen, VM.ru reported.   The Kinoparking cinema is an automobile open-air cinema, where screenings are arranged in any weather

Insight |  Moscow |  06.08.20

Moscow Expert Named Citizens’ Most Read Books

Muscovites on vacations prefer to take from the libraries the novel “Shpakovsky’s Hat” and the collection of stories “Horse with the Pink Mane”, the city administration website reported.  According to the curator of IT projects in the field of culture and business, Sergey Shakryl, this summer, Moscow residents who use a single library card, prefer

Insight |  Around Russia |  05.08.20

Divorce Number Decreased in Nizhnekamsk

In Nizhnekamsk, following the results of seven months, the number of divorces decreased by 34.3 per cent compared to the same period last year, KazanFirst reported.  According to the head of the Nizhnekamsk registry office, Bella Makhotina, the future newlyweds postponed the planned marriages to a later time, which also influenced the decrease in the

Insight |  Technology |  05.08.20

Over 150 Smart Stops to Be Installed in Yekaterinburg

New bus stops will hide city residents from the wind and tell when a bus will come. The installation of a smart control system takes place due to the receipt of the federal grant, e1.ru.  It is noted that stops should be assembled next year. These are those that are not blown by the wind

Visit |  Events |  05.08.20

Excursion Flash Mob to Be Held in Omsk

The ‘Tourist Information Centre’ of the Omsk region received support from the Presidential Grants Fund and now, Omsk citizens will be offered 120 free routes for excursions, the VK-Group of the flash mob reported.  City residents will be able not only to visit excursions but also to conduct them on their own. The detailed information

Videos |  Novosibirsk |  05.08.20

Novosibirsk Veterinarians Train Dogs Underwater [Video]

Novosibirsk veterinarians conduct rehabilitation courses for pets who have undergone surgery on the spine and joints. Beyond the Urals, this is the first water treadmill for dogs; similar ones are only in Moscow and St. Petersburg, VN.ru reported.    It is noted that the maximum load on the canvas is 80 kilogrammes. The load in water

Insight |  Novosibirsk |  05.08.20

Over 11 Billion Rubles Paid to Novosibirsk Families With Children

During the coronavirus epidemic, 395,000 Novosibirsk parents received more than 11 billion rubles from the Pension Fund as additional support for 543,000 children, VN.ru reported.   During the period of the epidemiological situation, the state decided to provide additional support to families with children under 16 years of age. It is specified that monthly payments in

Insight |  Moscow |  04.08.20

Moscow Students Named Top Public Transport Types

The survey was held among university students. They named the Moscow Metro the most reliable and popular form of public transport, the press service of the Russian University of Transport reported.  It is noted that the top 3 also included the Moscow Central Ring and the Moscow Central Diameters. Many students admitted to using electric

Insight |  Moscow |  04.08.20

Moscow Entered Top 20 Digitally Transformed Cities

Moscow entered the top 20 of the Services Globalization Index rating for the digital transformation of cities and took 18th place in the list compiled by the international consulting agency Tholons, RIA News reported.  According to the Deputy Mayor of Moscow on Economic Policy, Property, and Land Relations, Vladimir Efimov, the city has risen by

Insight |  Nizhny Novgorod |  04.08.20

Nizhny Novgorod Region Included in Top List in Housing Construction

The Nizhny Novgorod region entered the top 10 Russian constituent entities in terms of rates and volumes of housing commissioning in firs half of the 2020 year, NewsNN reported with reference to the press service of the regional government.  The Governor of the Nizhny Novgorod region, Gleb Nikitin, said that construction work almost did not

Insight |  Omsk |  04.08.20

Omsk Health Minister Jumped With Parachute for City Day

On the City Day, the Minister of Health of the Omsk region, Irina Soldatova, made a parachute jump to congratulate the townspeople on the holiday. The photo of the event appeared on her Instagram page. View this post on Instagram Дорогие омичи, с Днём города!!! Пусть наш город день за днем процветает, развивается и становится

Insight |  Moscow |  03.08.20

Moscow College First Released Female Locomotive Driver

The Moscow College of Rail and Urban Transport first released a girl locomotive driver. Previously, only men could study for this profession, TASS reports. Sofia Dorofeeva became a graduate and received an honours degree.  During her studies in college, the girl, together with her classmates, trained their skills on simulators, disassembled and assembled the automatic