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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,

Insight |  Kazan |  04.02.21

Kazan Flat Got Into Top List of Most Expensive in Russia

A one-room flat in the “Barcelona” Kazan residential complex was included in the top 10 most expensive one-room flats in Russia, according to a study conducted by specialists from the CIAN company which collects a database of ads for rent and sale of real estate, KazanFirst reports.   The authors of the rating specified that Kazan

Insight |  Kazan |  10.01.21

Almost 200 New Blocks of Flats to Appear in Tatarstan 2021

In Tatarstan, 198 new blocks of flats are currently under construction, which is 2 million square metres of investment housing (more than half of which is being built using escrow accounts), KazanFirst reports with reference to the head of the Ministry of Construction of the Republic Marat Aizatullin.   It is specified that there are 44

Insight |  Kazan |  30.11.20

First SBER E-Pharmacy Opened in Kazan

The first SBER EAPTEKA (“E-Pharmacy”) opened in Kazan, with delivery and its own hub, NewsNN reports. Over the next two years, the pharmacy plans to open 10 outlets in the region (5 in Kazan, and one each in Naberezhnye Chelny, Almetyevsk, Bugulma, and Nizhnekamsk).    It is noted that the first order with medicines and

Insight |  Kazan |  20.11.20

Experts Analyzed Kazan Residents’ Food Preferences

A typical breakfast of a resident of Kazan most often consists of flour products. Citizens prefer sweets which they most often consume from 8 am to 10 am, KazanFirst reports.    The top 10 most popular morning foods among Kazan residents include croissants, sugar, bananas, milk, mini-baguettes, and other sweet pastries. From 1 pm to

Insight |  Trip Advisory |  20.11.20

Batteries Receiving Boxes Appeared in Kazan Stores

The “Pyaterochka” retail chain has installed containers to receive used batteries, KazanFirst reports. Special boxes have appeared in 27 stores of the chain, where citizens can hand over used batteries for recycling.   It is specified that collected batteries will be sent to the plant of the ‘Megapolisresurs’ group of companies for recycling. This enterprise is

Insight |  Kazan |  19.11.20

Kazan Canteen Reformatted Into School Restaurant

Kazan Mayor, Ilsur Metshin, visited school №87, where the canteen was overhauled and reformatted into a school restaurant. After that, the amount of hot meals in school has grown to 93 per cent, the Kazan city hall’s official website reports.   It is specified that new equipment and furniture were purchased for the canteen, double-sided distribution

Visit |  Events |  17.11.20

Prophet Muhammad’s Hair to Be Brought to Kazan

From November 20, 2020, till February 10, 2021, the Museum of Islamic Culture of the Kazan Kremlin will open the exhibition “Tatars of Siberia: Relics and Collections“, created in collaboration with the museums of the Tyumen region, the official VK-Community of the event reports. The main exhibit of the exhibition is the hair from the

Insight |  Kazan |  14.11.20

Rehabilitation Centre to Be Built in Kazan for 700 Million Rubles

A medical rehabilitation centre will be built in Kazan for 700 million rubles and will work with such profiles as orthopaedics, neurology, cardiology, traumatology, and geriatrics, the press service of the Tatarstan Investment Development Agency reports.  It is specified that the future hospital is designed for 170 beds, and it will work around the clock.