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Fun |  Events |  01.09.21

International Choirs Festival-Competition to Be Held in Leningrad Region

The Artistic Director of the choral festival of the Leningrad Region, Mikhail Golikov, and the Artistic Director of the German company that organizes international choral events, Interkultur, signed an agreement to hold an international festival competition of choirs in the Leningrad Region in 2023, TASS reports.  “Today we have signed an agreement with Interkultur, which

Insight |  St. Petersburg |  05.08.21

Gazprom Head Office Moved to St. Petersburg

Gazprom has changed the place of registration of its head office that was previously in Moscow on Nametkina Street. Now the PJSC Gazprom is registered in St. Petersburg in the building of the Lakhta Centre at Lakhtinsky Prospekt, 2, Site 3, Building 1, RBC reports. The company officially announced the change of address on its

Videos |  Events |  26.07.21

Russia Сelebrated Navy Day in St. Petersburg [Video]

On July 25, 2021, the Main Naval Parade was held on Senate Square and in Kronstadt, St. Petersburg. The solemn event was hosted by Russian President Vladimir Putin, fontanka reports.  The parade in honour of the 325th anniversary of the Russian fleet began at 11 am. More than 50 ships, submarines and vessels took part

Visit |  Trip Advisory |  05.07.21

Latvian Carrier Resumes Bus Service From Helsinki to St. Petersburg

The ‘Ecolines’ Latvian carrier resumes regular bus service between the Finnish capital, Helsinki, and St. Petersburg from July 15, 2021, RIA Novosti reports with reference to the company’s representative Andrei Volkov.  It is reminded that there has been no regular bus service between the cities since April 2020. Now, according to the numerous wishes of

Insight |  Events |  12.05.21

Petersburg Celebrated Victory Day With ‘Immortal Flotilla’

The “Immortal Flotilla” of river vessels and jet skis, organized in memory of the sailors who defended their fatherland during the Great Patriotic War, first left on Victory Day in the water area of ​​the Neva in St. Petersburg, TASS reports.   It is noted that the small vessels participating in the action were divided into

Insight |  Events |  11.05.21

St. Petersburg Victory Parade Included 4,000 Soldiers

The parade in honour of the 76th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War was held on the Palace Square in St. Petersburg on May 9. More than 4 thousand military men, cadets, youth soldiers, as well as more than 100 units of historical and modern military equipment took part in it, TASS

Insight |  St. Petersburg |  10.05.21

30 Fireworks Launched in St. Petersburg on Victory Day

An artillery salute of 30 volleys with the use of 50 types of fireworks illuminated the sky of St. Petersburg on Victory Day, TASS reports. The division of the Mikhailovskaya Military Artillery Academy made a festive fireworks display from the beach of the Peter and Paul Fortress.  As reported by the press service of the

Business |  Trading |  07.05.21

Investment Company Bought Warehouses in St. Petersburg Suburbs

The “Central Properties” investment development company has bought from ‘Sirin Development’ a warehouse complex “Nordway” with an area of ​​107 thousand square metres in the suburbs of St. Petersburg, RIA Novosti reports, referring to the message of the Knight Frank transaction consultant.   “This is one of the largest transactions of 2021 on the real estate

Videos |  St. Petersburg |  01.05.21

Fountains Season Opened in St. Petersburg [Video]

The fountain season opened today, on May 1, 2021, in St. Petersburg. City Vodokanal launched fountains at the Winter Palace, in the Alexander Garden, and at the Kazan Cathedral, TASS reports with reference to the organization’s page on the VK social network.   “Fountains have woken up in St. Petersburg! For us, this is the

Business |  Technology |  11.04.21

Advanced Radiator for Cooling Electric Vehicles Batteries Created in Russia

Scientists from Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) created a durable and compact radiator for lithium-ion batteries, which in the future can be used to power electric vehicles. When creating the radiator, aluminium alloys were used and the technology of friction stir welding was applied, RIA News reports.   As the engineer of the