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Technology |  14.09.21

Moscow to Hold Joint Programmes for Startups With South Korea

The Moscow Agency of Innovations signed a strategic partnership agreement in Seoul with the ‘Innobiz’ South Korean state association on the implementation of joint projects and exchange of experience, the official portal of the Moscow Mayor reports referring to the Deputy Mayor of the city Natalia Sergunina.  “Like our colleagues in the Republic of Korea,

Videos |  Moscow |  13.09.21

Roscosmos Congratulated Moscow on City Day [Video]

On the weekend of September 11 and 12, Moscow celebrated its 874th birthday. The ‘Roscosmos’ State Space Corporation decided to congratulate city residents in its special way, TASS reports. The greetings were accompanied by a photo of the city taken from space by the “Resurs-P” Earth remote sensing satellite.   Поздравляем с Днем города Москвы!#Москва —

Insight |  Trading |  10.09.21

Experts Named Moscow Streets With Most Expensive Housing

The first place in the rating of Moscow streets with the most expensive offer of flats (both, secondary and primary markets) is occupied by the Ordynsky Dead End. The average price of 1 sq. m. there is 2.96 million rubles, and only one lot is on sale on the secondary market in the Barkli Gallery

Fun |  Places to Visit |  31.08.21

Moscow Mayor Explained Meaning of Unusual Sculpture Located in City Centre

About 10 per cent of companies in Russia belong to the creative industries sector, attracting about 1.5 million people to their activities, TASS reports with reference to the Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the country Tatyana Ilyushnikova at the Russian Creative Week forum.  At the forum, Tatyana Ilyushnikova said that in the global economy,

Fun |  Sports |  26.08.21

Moscow Launched Countdown to Volleyball World Cup

A clock symbolizing the countdown to the start of the Volleyball Men’s World Championship has been launched on Manezhnaya Square in Moscow, TASS reports.    It is specified that the World Cup will be held from August 26 to September 11, 2022. Today, August 26, is exactly one year before the start of the competition.

Visit |  Events |  24.08.21

ARMY-2021 Forum: Russia Presents Latest Military Developments

From August 22 to 28 Russia holds the Army-2021 forum in the ‘Patriot’ military park, at the Kubinka airfield and the Alabino training ground, as well as in all military districts and in the Northern Fleet, the official Kremlin website reports.  During the forum, the Rostec’s Technodinamika holding has for the first time presented a

Insight |  Moscow |  18.08.21

Moscow Entered Top List of European Innovative Cities

Moscow has improved its position in the international Tech Cities of the Future rating of the fDi Intelligence analytical agency taking 14th place among 76 cities in Europe, according to the official website of the city mayor. The leaders of the rating were London, Paris, and Dublin.  It is noted that the rating evaluates the

Insight |  Moscow |  17.08.21

Moscow Officials Named Most Unusual Newborns’ Names

Muscovites in 2021 gave their sons names associated with mythology and geographical names (for example, Zeus, Theseus, Yenisei, or Baikal), the press service of the city’s registry offices told RIA Novosti.  “In 2021, boys in Moscow were given such unusual names on space and mythological themes as Cosmos, Zeus, Achilles, Theseus, Helios, Hermes. Parents sometimes

Business |  Technology |  16.08.21

Telegram Bot to Help Muscovites Check Real Estate Usage

Today, on August 16, the Samostroy.net Telegram bot, created by the State Inspectorate for Control over the Use of the City’s Real Estate Objects, was launched in Moscow, the official website of the mayor of the capital reports.   According to the Deputy Mayor of Moscow for Economic Policy and Property and Land Relations, Vladimir Efimov,

Moscow |  02.08.21

Moscow Schoolchildren Won International Olympiad Medals

Students of Moscow schools won four medals at the IV International Economics Olympiad ‘Latvia 2021’, the press service of the city mayor reports.   The competition was held online from July 26 to August 1 this year. Together with Muscovites, Russia was also represented by a schoolboy from the Chelyabinsk region who received a silver medal.

Insight |  Moscow |  26.07.21

Moscow Schoolchildren Took Medals at International Linguistics Olympiad

Moscow schoolchildren received five medals at the International Olympiad in Linguistics, according to the official website of the mayor of the city. The gold medal was received by Elvira Ageeva from the School of the Centre for Pedagogical Excellence.   The silver medal was taken by Alexandra Limonova from school No. 1568 named after Pablo Neruda,

Videos |  Moscow |  26.07.21

Austrian Boy Told About Love for Russia in Letter to Vladimir Putin [Video]

A ten-year-old Austrian boy, Matthäus Brandstetter, asked Russian President Vladimir Putin not to lose faith in Europe, RIA Novosti reports, whose correspondent personally visited the young Austrian. In a letter to Putin, Matthäus writes that Europe and Russia are close neighbours that are economically connected with each other and, in his opinion, should interact much

Insight |  Trip Advisory |  14.07.21

Moscow Restaurants Offer Temporary Tattoo With QR Code

Muscovites will be able to apply a QR code allowing them to visit restaurants and cafes of the city on their bodies in the form of a temporary tattoo, RIA Novosti reports. This option was developed by the Delivery Club service together with one of the online stores.  “Delivery Club, together with the online store