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Insight |  Events |  28.02.21

Yamal Elderly to Be Taught Working With Computer

At the centre for social services for elderly citizens and disabled people in Novy Urengoy, they will teach working on the Internet. The course of study at the “School of Bloggers” lasts six weeks and aims to teach how to work with gadgets and successfully socialize in society, the press service of the regional government

Insight |  Around Russia |  27.02.21

First Eco-Friendly Buses Entered Noyabrsk

The first eco-friendly buses for the first time entered the city of Noyabrsk in the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug. New buses have replaced the outdated ones, the press service of the regional government reports.   It is noted that 9 low-floor passenger buses running on gas engine fuel, adapted for people with limited mobility and mothers with

Insight |  Around Russia |  27.02.21

Orphans Support in Amur Region Increased by Half

The amounts allocated from the budget of the Amur Region to provide housing for orphans in 2021 compared to last year increased by one and a half times (560 million rubles), the press service of the regional government reports. The regional Ministry of Social Protection clarified that in 2020, 393 million rubles were allocated for

Insight |  Around Russia |  26.02.21

Russian Consumers Union Announced Food Ration Cards Receivers

The Consumers Union of Russia proposed to issue social food ration cards to citizens who are entitled to housing subsidies. This applies to people whose share of payments for housing and communal services in their family income is 22 per cent or more, Izvestia reports.  It is noted that citizens belonging to the category mentioned

Insight |  Around Russia |  25.02.21

Experts Named Russian Regions With Best Snow Removal

The experts of the SuperJob job search service conducted research and found out which Russian regions have the best utilities for dealing with the consequences of snowfall, NevNov reports.   It turned out that the top three includes Naberezhnye Chelny, Tyumen, and St. Petersburg. The top 5 also included Yaroslavl and Ryazan. It is specified that

Insight |  Around Russia |  25.02.21

Most Russian Employers Ready for 4-Day Work Week

The experts of the Rabota.ru job search service conducted a study and found out how Russian companies assess the idea of ​​reducing the working week to 4 days. The results of the study showed that 42 per cent of the respondents take this idea negatively, 20 per cent assess it neutrally, and another 38 per

Insight |  Around Russia |  24.02.21

Russians’ Early Retirement to Be Simplified

Russian Ministry of Labour proposed to amend the lists of jobs, professions, industries, positions and specialities, taking into account which an old-age insurance pension will be assigned ahead of schedule, RG reports. It is proposed to include in such lists the periods of vocational training and additional vocational education of employees in which an employee

Insight |  Around Russia |  24.02.21

New Russian Aircraft Named After Magnitogorsk

The plane, named after the city of Magnitogorsk, made its first flight to the city of the same name. Later, a grand presentation of the Superjet 100 (SSJ-100) airliner took place in Moscow, chelTV reports.  Rossiya Airlines named its plane in honour of the City of Labour Valour of Magnitogorsk, whose name was inscribed on

Insight |  Around Russia |  23.02.21

Russian Women Told Whom They Congratulate on Defender’s Day

This year, on Defender of the Fatherland Day, the average check for one gift in Novosibirsk will be about 3,000 rubles, VN.ru reports with reference to the experts of the SuperJob job search service. The study showed that men prefer to congratulate their fathers (10 per cent) and relatives (7 per cent) on February 23,

Insight |  Around Russia |  23.02.21

Taxi Car Rental Showed Demand Growth in 2021

In Novosibirsk, the demand for taxi car rental has sharply increased, VN.ru reports with reference to the analysts of the Avito.Services portal. Compared to the same period last year, interest in such ads has increased by 51 per cent.  It is stated that in Moscow, interest in renting a taxi car has grown by 35

Visit |  Trip Advisory |  23.02.21

Tourism Experts Named Top Travel Routes on February 23

Specialists of the “OneTwoTrip” online travel service conducted a study and determined the directions that tourists choose for rail travel on February 23 most often, RIA News reports.  It is clarified that the experts analyzed the data of ticket bookings from February 21 to February 23, 2021. In the results of the analysis, it was

Insight |  Around Russia |  23.02.21

Russian Women Described Perfect Man

Russian experts conducted a survey among women living in the country and identified the type of ideal man, chelTV reports.  It is noted that 4.5 thousand women of different ages took part in the study. They answered questions about their favourite features of a man’s appearance. So the main feature that the majority of respondents

Insight |  Around Russia |  22.02.21

Russians Advise: Don’t Behave This Way If You Need Job

The experts of the “Rabota.ru” job search service conducted a study and found out for what reasons, in the opinion of Russians, it is possible to be refused a job. More than half of the surveyed (55 per cent) believe that it can happen due to the discrepancy between the skills of an applicant and