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Insight |  Moscow |  03.06.20

Over 9 Million Distance Lessons Conducted by Moscow Teachers During Quarantine

In Moscow, teachers taught more than 9 million distance learning lessons over a period of self-isolation that has been lasting already for 2,5 months, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reported.    According to the Deputy Mayor of Moscow for Social Development, Anastasia Rakova, over 50,000 Moscow teachers have given online lessons during this

Insight |  Moscow |  01.06.20

Moscow Metro Launched Social Campaign Dedicated to Children’s Day

In the Moscow metro and on the Central Diameters (WDC) was launched the campaign “Children Talk” dedicated to the Children’s Day, the press service of the Moscow metro reported.  So, from June 1 to June 8, 2020, audio messages will sound on the metro escalators, in which children will thank doctors, social workers, and volunteers,

Insight |  Moscow |  31.05.20

6.5 Thousand Moscow Moms Received Help From City Career Centre

Since the beginning of the restrictions introduced due to the coronavirus pandemic, over 6.5 thousand Moscow mothers have joined the educational programme of the My Career centre. They were provided with remote assistance in finding vacancies and offered consultations in employment, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reported. According to Irina Shvets, the director

Insight |  Moscow |  30.05.20

Over 500 Apple Trees Bloomed in Moscow

Over the past 9 years, Moscow has been decorated with more than 14 thousand large-sized trees from 3 to 10 metres high. Over 500 decorative apple trees bloomed in May, the Moscow Mayor official website reports.  According to the Deputy Mayor of Moscow, Pyotr Biryukov, most of the apple trees were planted 3 or 4

Insight |  Moscow |  29.05.20

Experts Noted Muscovites Most Popular Services in ‘My Documents’ Centres

More than 12 thousand people visited ‘My Documents’ public service centres from May 25 to draw up and issue a social card, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports. Currently, for Muscovites, 144 services are available. The ‘My Documents’ centres work by appointment in order to avoid mass crowds and prevent the spread of

Insight |  Moscow |  28.05.20

Muscovites Can Use Interactive Map for Walks Around City

An interactive map with a schedule of walks by time and days of the week appeared on the Moscow Mayor website.  Moscow residents are able to indicate the address of their place of residence and see which of the 6 groups his house belongs to. Groups will be indicated by color and number. When a

Insight |  Moscow |  27.05.20

Over 40 Thousand Free Tickets Issued to Doctors and Volunteers

In Moscow, over 40 thousand free tickets for public transport use were received by medical workers and volunteers who are involved in the treatment of patients with coronavirus infection, the official website of the Mayor of Moscow reports.  Moscow doctors, nurses, laboratory staff, and volunteers received preferential travel passes. Applications for travel are sent to

Insight |  Moscow |  26.05.20

150,000 Times Social Workers Delivered Medicines to Muscovites

Moscow social assistants have already delivered medicines 150,000 times to citizens over 65 years old and people with chronic diseases, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports.   For two months, Moscow residents left over 167 thousand requests for the purchase and delivery of medicines, of which 150 thousand were completed. This is one of

Visit |  Trip Advisory |  26.05.20

Russian Cancer Centre Ready to Accept Children from Regions

Children who suffer from cancer and arrive from Russian regions will be admitted to the Russian Cancer Research Centre named after N.N. Blokhin during the spread of coronavirus, the Moscow news agency reports.  The Blokhin Scientific Research Institute of Pediatric Oncology and Hematology informed the main freelance pediatric specialists in hematologists of all subjects of

Insight |  Moscow |  26.05.20

Moscow Volunteers Allowed to Visit Dogs and Cats Shelters

More than 10 Moscow shelters for stray dogs and cats will reopen for volunteers from May 26. It is noted that for visiting them it will be necessary to issue special IDs in the volunteer centre, TASS reports.  “Volunteers will be able to visit 13 city shelters for stray dogs and cats again: to transfer

Insight |  Moscow |  25.05.20

12 Countries Compete for Design Development of Moscow Metro Stations

In Moscow will be held the International Competition for the development of the architectural and artistic appearance of 2 new metro stations, namely Marshal Zhukov Prospect of the Rublevo-Arkhangelsk Line and Klenovy Boulevard 2 of the Biryulevskaya Line, the press service of the Moscow Urban Planning and Construction Complex reported.   According to the deputy mayor