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Insight |  Around Russia |  10.05.21

Tver Governor to Award Girl Marching Barefoot on Victory Day

The governor of the Tver region, Igor Rudenya, plans to encourage a student of the 11th grade of a local school, who continued the march without a slipped boot during the solemn procession on Victory Day, TASS reports with reference to the press service of the regional government.  It is clarified that the girl was

Insight |  Around Russia |  07.05.21

New Survey: Russians are Not Addicted to Gambling

Every eighth Russian considers himself to be a gambler, according to the specialists of the SuperJob job search service. According to their research, 13 per cent of Russians are gamblers, on the contrary to 70 per cent of those who are not.  It turned out that men confessed being gamblers more often than women (15

Insight |  Around Russia |  07.05.21

Russian IT Companies Planning Summer Corporate Events

One in four Russian companies has summer corporate events already planned, according to the specialists of the SuperJob job search service based on the results of their research.  The results of the survey showed that 25 per cent of Russian companies have corporate events planned for the summer. It is specified that information technology companies

Insight |  Around Russia |  07.05.21

Most Russians to Participate in Victory Day Celebrations

Specialists of the Romir research holding studied the attitude of Russians to the upcoming Victory Day and found out how the country’s residents plan to spend this holiday.  According to the results of the survey, the majority of respondents (38 per cent) traditionally plan to take part in the Victory Day celebrations. In June 2020,

Insight |  Around Russia |  06.05.21

Coronavirus Prevalence Rate in Russia Dropped to Minimum Since March

The spread of Covid-19 in Russia today, on May 6, 2021, dropped to a minimum since March 12 (0.89 points), which follows from TASS calculations based on the data obtained from the Federal Operational Headquarters for the Fight Against Coronavirus.  It is clarified that the coronavirus prevalence rate shows how many people, on average, manage

Insight |  Around Russia |  06.05.21

Russians Consider Themselves Hard-Working People

Specialists from the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM) conducted a survey during which they tried to find out if Russians consider themselves to be hardworking people.   Experts stated that in Russia the term “procrastination” is often used as a synonym for laziness. So, 6 per cent of Russians explain it as postponing things for

Insight |  Around Russia |  05.05.21

More Than Third Russians Do Not Trust Self-Driving Vehicles

Specialists of the SuperJob job search service conducted a survey among representatives of the economically active population from all districts of Russia and found out that most of those who want to drive unmanned vehicles are among the residents of Kazan, Yekaterinburg, Chelyabinsk, Voronezh, and Ufa.   However, the results of the study showed that 37

Insight |  Around Russia |  03.05.21

Coronavirus Changed Companies With Aggressive Corporate Culture

The corporate culture of their company is most often called “tough” by employers from the banking (21 per cent) and construction sectors (15 per cent), while “soft” corporate culture is mostly applied to the employees of IT companies (82 per cent), according to the SuperJob job search service specialists.  During the coronavirus pandemic the number

Insight |  Around Russia |  03.05.21

Russian Expert Named Professions at Risk of Disappearing

Nowadays, many “classic” professions are in for a serious evolution and their previous form of existence may disappear, says the vice-rector of the Financial University under the government of the Russian Federation Alexander Safonov, Rossiyskaya Gazeta reports.  In his opinion, such a profession as an accountant will not cease to exist but will acquire other

Insight |  Around Russia |  03.05.21

Russians Named Most Desired Ways to Spend Summer Vacation

The majority of Russians (69 per cent) have a 28-day main vacation at work, the HeadHunter service specialists found out, RIA News reports. For representatives of the scientific and educational sphere, a vacation is more than 28 days, while for a quarter (25 per cent) of employees in the sales sphere, it is less than

Insight |  Around Russia |  01.05.21

HR Experts Told How Coronavirus Crisis Changed Russian Labour Market

The specialists of the Rabota.ru job search service summed up the changes in the Russian labour market during the crisis provoked by the coronavirus. Experts have found out that in 2021, 47 per cent of Russians plan to change their profession.  Russian companies that are faced the high-volume hiring are working to accelerate the adaptation