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Visit |  Culture |  14.01.22

Russian Female Convicts Compete for Famous Painting Best Parody

The Izoizolyatsia-3 (“ArtIsolation-3”) art contest was held in correctional colony number two of the Nizhny Novgorod region. The convicted women recreated images from paintings by famous artists, including the Renaissance epoch, as reported by the press service of the regional department of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia.   It is noted that during the contest,

Insight |  Events |  16.05.21

Student Talent Festival Opened in Nizhny Novgorod

The performance of dancers and Russian musician Anton Belyaev opened the 29th All-Russian Festival “Russian Student Spring” in Nizhny Novgorod, TASS reports.  Representatives of more than 40 regions took part in the student festival and exchanged ideas for self-realization. Russian musician and composer Anton Belyaev, who took part in the selection stage of the Eurovision-2021

Business |  Culture |  28.04.21

Nizhny Novgorod Experts Calculated Easter Products’ Cost in 2021

Experts of the NewsNN portal have calculated how much the festive table will cost for the residents of Nizhny Novgorod on the bright holiday of Easter and whether it is profitable for citizens to cook treats at home.   The city statistics service specified that a dozen eggs can be bought in Nizhny Novgorod for 84.11

Business |  Trading |  08.03.21

Experts Calculated Maslenitsa Celebrations Cost in Nizhny Novgorod

In 2021, Maslenitsa week falls on the period from March 8 to March 14. During this period, Russians eat pancakes with sour cream, butter, meat, berries, or condensed milk. In honour of the holiday, the specialists of the regional statistics service (Nizhegorodstat) have determined the cost of food set for the preparation of a traditional

Insight |  Nizhny Novgorod |  08.03.21

Nizhny Novgorod Women Live Longer Than Men

At the beginning of 2020, 132 long-lived women lived in the Nizhny Novgorod region, NewsNN reported with reference to the regional state statistics service (Nizhegorodstat). According to the data provided, at the beginning of 2020, there were 1.7 million women in the region, which is about 55 per cent of the total local population. Of

Fun |  Movies |  01.03.21

Film Production Commission Created in Nizhny Novgorod Region

A special commission to support film production has been created in the Nizhny Novgorod region, regional Ministry of Culture reports on its Instagram-Page. The commission will help film and TV series companies select locations, obtain permits, and recruit local specialists.   It is specified that such commissions have already been opened in the Kaliningrad, Ulyanovsk,

Insight |  Nizhny Novgorod |  28.02.21

Nizhny Novgorod Region Entered Top 3 in IT Services Export

At the end of 2020, the Nizhny Novgorod region took third place in terms of exports of telecommunication, computer, and information services, the website of the regional government reports with reference to the governor of the region Gleb Nikitin.  It is noted that the first and second places were taken by Moscow and St. Petersburg.

Insight |  Economics |  26.02.21

Nizhny Novgorod Entrepreneurs to Receive 5 Million Rubles Soft Loans

Concessional loans will be available to Nizhny Novgorod entrepreneurs in 2021 as part of the “Small and Medium Enterprises and Support for Individual Entrepreneurial Initiatives” national project, the press service of the regional government reports.    According to the Deputy Governor of the Nizhny Novgorod Region, Andrey Sanosyan, this measure of state support is in

Business |  Trading |  17.02.21

Non-Raw Exports in Nizhny Novgorod Reached 3.9 Billion Dollars

The volume of non-resource non-energy exports in the Nizhny Novgorod region in 2020 increased by 15 per cent compared to 2019 and amounted to $3.93 billion, according to the Governor of the region Gleb Nikitin.   In terms of indicators, the region rose to 1st place in the Volga Federal District (VFD) and took 10th place

Insight |  Events |  16.02.21

Hot Air Balloon Race to Start in Nizhny Novgorod

Until the end of February 2021, the annual “SharNN Challenge Cup” will start in Nizhny Novgorod, in which more than 10 pilots from all over the country will take part, NewsNN reports. The unique aeronautical event is the “long jump” hot air balloon race which this year will be held already for the fourth time. 

Insight |  Nizhny Novgorod |  11.02.21

Rope Town to Appear in Nizhny Novgorod Park

The rope town will be created in the children’s zone of the Nizhny Novgorod “Switzerland” park, according to the park’s official Instagram-Page. As of today, the improvement of “Switzerland” is 35 per cent complete.  A rope playground with an area of ​​350 square metres will be installed in a children’s park. It will be made