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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,

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