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Insight |  Kazan |  11.10.21

Most Kazan Taxi Drivers Ready to Give Colleagues a Helping Hand

Many taxi drivers in Kazan get along well with each other. Thus, 43 per cent of respondents consider other motorists to be colleagues and the other 21 per cent even call them friends.  As stated by the analysts, regardless of the taxi company or aggregator with which people cooperate, 80 per cent of drivers communicate

Insight |  Kazan |  07.10.21

Research Centre on Artificial Intelligence to Be Created in Kazan Innopolis

Tatarstan IT University has been allocated a federal grant of 900 million rubles to create a research centre on artificial intelligence, where they plan to develop export-oriented platform solutions for business and priority sectors of the economy by 2024.  As reminded, Kazan Innopolis is the first Russian city for IT specialists that was officially opened

Insight |  Trip Advisory |  06.10.21

Kazan Residents Chose Best Countries for Vacation Without Children

Turkey occupied a leading position in the top countries among the residents of Kazan, where they would like to go on vacation without their children (61 per cent of the total number of bookings falls on Kazan residents, according to the experts of the Aviasales service for air tickets search).  The study results showed that

Videos |  Funny Russia |  01.09.21

Race on High Heels Held in Kazan [Video]

A high-heeled race was held on the Kremlin Embankment in Kazan, the capital of Tatarstan, in which not only women but also men took part, the reports.  It is noted that the winners of the competition were identified at a distance of 60 metres. The competitors had to overcome this distance in shoes with

Insight |  Kazan |  16.08.21

First Unmanned Underground in Russia May Appear in Kazan

The first unmanned underground in Russia may appear in Kazan, TASS reports. The terms of reference and the project have already been prepared, according to the General Director of the Metroelektrotrans Municipal Unitary Enterprise Aidar Abdulkhakov.   “On behalf of the President of the Republic of Tatarstan, Rustam Minnikhanov, a project has been created and a

Insight |  Kazan |  18.06.21

Pediatric Oncology Centre Opened in Kazan

The Centre for Pediatric Oncology, Hematology, and Surgery for 100 beds with the most modern equipment for the application of the latest treatment technologies was opened today, on Friday, in Kazan, on the basis of the Children’s Republican Clinical Hospital of Tatarstan, RIA Novosti reports.  The centre was built as part of the national project

Insight |  Events |  11.05.21

More Than 2,000 People Participated in Kazan Victory Parade

Over 2 thousand people took part in the Victory Parade which took place near the walls of the Kazan Kremlin. In the solemn passage of the troops of the Kazan garrison, 25 ceremonial crews and 24 units of equipment took part, TASS reports.  Troops of the Kazan garrison, employees of the Ministry of Emergency Situations

Insight |  Kazan |  24.04.21

Most Kazan Schoolchildren Plan to Study at Universities

The educational company MAXIMUM Education conducted a survey that showed whether Kazan schoolchildren are ready for tests, what university they would like to enter after school, and how they prepare for the Unified State Exam, KazanFirst reports.  According to the results of the study, 89 per cent of Kazan school graduates plan to study at

Insight |  Kazan |  22.03.21

Kazan Parents Checked Food Quality in School Canteens

In total, almost 7 thousand parents tasted school lunches in Kazan and were satisfied with the food there. The general director of the City Food Department, Rima Mukhamedshina, told about this on March 22, at the mayor’s office, tatar-inform reports.   Parental nutritional control began to operate in Kazan on January 11, 2021. Moms and dads

Insight |  Kazan |  14.03.21

Tatarstan Art Schools Received 40 Pianos

As part of the “Cultural Environment” federal project since the beginning of the year, 40 pianos were sent to the children’s art schools of the Republic of Tatarstan, KazanFirst reports. The acquisition was carried out by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia and cost it more than 15 million rubles. The funds came

Insight |  Kazan |  01.03.21

Kazan Ranked First in Housing Commissioned

In 2020, 52 residential buildings with 14,427 flats were commissioned in Kazan. Among them are 8 residential buildings for 2,257 flats under the social loan programme, the press service of the city administration reports. More than a fifth of the commissioned houses are objects of individual housing construction.   According to preliminary data, Kazan ranks first

Insight |  Trip Advisory |  26.02.21

Special Site for Auto Camping to Appear in Kazan

Tatarstan State Committee on Tourism is looking for a place to create a camping site in Kazan where tourists travelling in motorhomes can stay for some time, KazanFirst reports.   The committee believes that in the near future auto camping will actively develop in the republic, and the first step in this direction will be the

Insight |  Kazan |  08.02.21

Kazan Became Russian Official Gastronomic Capital

Kazan was officially recognized as the gastronomic capital of Russia. Now the city has a corresponding trademark, as stated by the director of the city’s Tourism Development Committee Daria Sannikova. The idea was supported by the Mayor of Kazan Ilsur Metshin.   “We submitted documents for brand registration back in January last year. On January 20,