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Business |  Trip Advisory |  23.11.20

Investors Can Get Special Status Faster Than Before

In Moscow, at the meeting of the Project Office to improve the investment climate, it was decided to reduce the requirements for investors in terms of obtaining special statuses.  According to the Moscow Complex of Economic Policy and Property and Land Relations, in the first six months of 2020, it was possible to attract a

Business |  Economics |  23.11.20

Russian Experts Named Regions With Highest-Paid Workers

The Chukotka, Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrugs, and Moscow topped the rating of Russian regions in terms of the share of workers whose wages exceed 100,000 rubles per month, taking into account the payment of income tax, RIA News reports.  It is specified that in Chukotka, the share of employees who earn more than 100,000 rubles is

Insight |  Around Russia |  23.11.20

Russians Named Most Prestigious Professions

Programmer and top manager are the most prestigious professions according to the most Russians who took part in the HeadHunter recruiting service research, RIA News reports.  According to the results of the survey, most of the respondents voted for the profession of a programmer (17 per cent), director or top manager (13 per cent), president,

Visit |  Culture |  23.11.20

Chelyabinsk Pensioner Created Unique Picture With Needle and Threads

In Chelyabinsk, a pensioner Maria sells a reproduction of a painting by Russian artist Alexander Ivanov “The Appearance of Christ Before the People”, completely embroidered with threads, chelTV reports.    It is noted that the original painting is the largest in the Tretyakov Gallery. The picture embroidered by a Chelyabinsk craftswoman is much smaller, but

Insight |  Yekaterinburg |  22.11.20

Yekaterinburg Programmers Developed Moscow Metro Map

Yekaterinburg programmers won an international hackathon for the development of an interactive map module for the Moscow metro, e1 reports. For this, they received an award of 1,000,000 rubles from the mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin.   For 48 hours, Yekaterinburg residents from the YetiCrab team proposed solutions to the problem for the Moscow Transport

Visit |  Trip Advisory |  22.11.20

Russian Cosmonaut Told When to See ISS in Sky

The International Space Station (ISS) will be visible in the evenings from the territory of Russia for two and a half weeks, according to the Russian cosmonaut Sergey Kud-Sverchkov on his Twitter-Page.  According to Sergey, a fast-flying star over the southern part of the sky in the evening is the ISS. According to the tables he

Visit |  Trip Advisory |  22.11.20

Tourist Route to Be Launched from Dyatlov Pass to Manpupuner Plateau

A tourist route will be launched from the Dyatlov pass, which will run through the Ural Mountains to the Manpupuner plateau, Komi Republic. The route will appear in 2021, and the Federal Tourism Agency (Rosturizm) has already allocated almost 3 million rubles for this, the press service of the Komi Ministry of Culture reported.  It

Insight |  Omsk |  22.11.20

Omsk Drivers to Be Paid 25,000 Rubles for Helping Doctors

In Omsk, the search has started for drivers who are ready to help doctors and drive them to patients’ homes. Such an action was launched by the All-Russian People’s Front and gave it the name “autovolunteering”, om1 reports.    It is noted that everyone who is ready to help doctors is promised to get a

Business |  Trading |  21.11.20

Experts Named Most Recognizable Chinese Cars in Russia

Three-quarters of Russians know a lot about the Chinese car industry and its brands. According to the results of the research conducted by the Romir holding, whose specialists interviewed 680 car owners 18 years and older, Chery, Lifan, and Geely became leaders among Chinese brands in terms of spontaneous recognition, KP reports.    According to

Business |  Economics |  21.11.20

VTB’s Loans at 2% Helped Support 1 Million Jobs

During its work under the state loan programme for the resumption of activities, the VTB bank has provided support to clients, designed to save more than 1 million jobs. The bank has issued 21,000 loan agreements at 2 per cent per annum in the amount of over 92 billion rubles, om1 reports.   The State Restructuring

Visit |  Culture |  20.11.20

Public Opinion: Real Man’s Most Important Character Traits

On the eve of International Men’s Day, which was celebrated yesterday, n November 19, the NAFI Analytical Centre conducted the all-Russian survey to study the attitude of the male half of the country’s inhabitants to the image of a “real man”.  According to Russian men, the defining events in the life of every man should

Insight |  Novosibirsk |  20.11.20

Free Buns and Coffee for Doctors Deliver Novosibirsk Volunteers

Novosibirsk residents help doctors and deliver them coffee with cinnamon buns as part of the “I’m Driving a Doctor” project, VN.ru reports. Volunteers also drive doctors from clinics to patients’ addresses for free.  The initiator of assistance to the doctors was Sergey Semyonov, a resident of Siberia, who was the first volunteer to deliver doctors

Insight |  Around Russia |  20.11.20

First Time Yekaterinburg Girls Allowed Driving Locomotives

On the Sverdlovsk railway, for the first time in its history, girls received a certificate of the assistant driver. Until 2020, they could not study for such a profession, because it was not available for women. The Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of the Russian Federation made changes to the document and created for