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Videos |  Around Russia |  27.09.20

New Graffiti Appeared on Ural School Building [Video]

The wolf, bear, and owl decorated the Zlatoust school in the Chelyabinsk region. These animals are the symbols of the Ural nature complemented by the northern lights and mountain hills. It took the artists only two days to create a picture based on photographs of South Ural photographers. It is noted that with this graffiti,

Insight |  Around Russia |  25.09.20

Russians Told About Readiness for Epidemic

Russian Public Opinion Research Centre conducted a study on Russians’ readiness for prevention in the epidemic season, during which the country’s residents were interviewed about preparations for the seasonal rise in influenza, according to the official portal of VTsIOM.   Among the survey participants, 84 per cent said that they are taking care of their health,

Insight |  Around Russia |  25.09.20

Russians Expressed Opinion About Blogger’s Profession

More than half of Russians (51 per cent) who took part in the survey conducted by the Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM) and the “Platforma” Social Design Centre believe that blogging is nothing more than a tribute to fashion that will fade sooner or later. On the contrary, 35 per cent are convinced that

Insight |  Around Russia |  24.09.20

Digital Dispatch Centres Launched in Nizhny Novgorod Region

On September 23, in Arzamas and Dzerzhinsk, digital dispatching centres were opened. Their main task is to ensure the stability of power supply in populated areas. Now the facilities will serve the territories where a total of about 720 thousand people live.  Thus, the Arzamas centre will operate in 9 districts of the region, where

Insight |  Around Russia |  20.09.20

Most Russian Companies Going to Keep Working Remotely

More than 80 per cent of Russian companies that have become survey participants expressed the intention to continue working remotely, RT reports with reference to the results of the Bitrix 24 analytical centre research.   The experts conducted a survey of 1,000 Russian companies in the field of IT, construction, marketing, education, advertising, consulting services, and

Insight |  Around Russia |  20.09.20

Experts Named Russian Districts With Youngest and Oldest Cars

Russian automotive market experts analyzed data on cars officially registered in the country as of July 1, 2020, and estimated the average age of cars in various federal districts. They found out that the “youngest” cars are registered in the Volga Federal District (the vehicles up to 12 years old). In the Central FD, the

Insight |  Trip Advisory |  17.09.20

Tourism Experts Named Top Russian Airports

The Russian service of booking accommodation for vacation found out which airports of the country are most popular among tourists. The rating was compiled on the basis of surveys of the country’s residents in social networks, NewsNN reports.   The first place occupied the international airport “Simferopol” named after Ivan Aivazovsky (57.06 per cent of

Insight |  Around Russia |  17.09.20

Russians Told What Household Chores They Like Most

Online service YouDo has found out what household chores Russians like and hate most of all. According to analysts, 51 per cent of citizens takes cleaning as neutral and can calmly put things in order. A third of Russians force themselves to clean their houses, and another 10 per cent really like the cleaning process,

Insight |  Around Russia |  16.09.20

Over 80% Russians Had No Vacation This Summer

The majority of Russians (81 per cent) did not go on vacation this summer, according to the data of a survey conducted by the analytical centre NAFI in late August-early September 2020. The survey involved 1.6 thousand people over 18 years old from 53 regions of the country, Interfax reports.  It is noted that those

Business |  Economics |  15.09.20

Russian Parents to Receive Almost 500,000 Rubles for Firstborns

In Russia, the size of the maternity capital will be indexed. The size of the payment will increase in 2021 due to the projected inflation rate of 3.7%. In total, it is planned to spend 443.3 billion rubles on these payments.  It is specified that the maternity capital next year will be 483,882 rubles for

Insight |  Around Russia |  13.09.20

Crimean Residents Began Growing Tropical Fruits

Crimean residents started to grow the fruits of the Asimina, the harvest of which is similar to a banana in texture and tastes like a melon and pineapple at the same time, RIA News reports.  At the moment, about 3,000 seedlings of this plant are located in the rural settlement of Pochtovoe, Bakhchisaray region. They