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Visit | Trip Advisory  | 01.03.22

Russian Aviation Offered Country Residents Abroad Two Ways to Return Home


Rosaviation is working on the issue of organizing humanitarian flights from the countries where most Russians are located.  “The implementation of humanitarian flights will be possible subject to positive decisions of the aviation authorities of the EU countries from/through which these flights will be organized,” the publication states. Thus, Rosaviation, together with the Russian Foreign

Russia Should Look for ‘Effective Antidote’ to Non-Traditional Values From Abroad, Putin Said 


Russian President, Vladimir Putin, made the statement during his annual press conference with 500 journalists in attendance. He stated that Russia should look for an “effective antidote” to non-traditional values from abroad.  The Russian head of state made the statement while being asked questions about new ethics, gender identity, and transgender individuals. Putin stressed that

Sergey Lavrov: Children From Mixed Marriages Should Become Russian Citizens


Children born in mixed marriages (including one Russian parent) should automatically receive Russian citizenship, according to Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.   The Minister replied that this should happen in accordance with the constitution, regardless of where the family lives, on the territory of Russia or in another state. Moreover, he said that Russia is interested

Russia Opens Air Traffic to Number of Countries in November 2021


Russia will lift restrictions on air traffic with Austria, Switzerland, Finland and the UAE from November 9, 2021, taking into account the epidemic situation in these countries, according to the press service of the Operational Headquarters for the Fight Against Coronavirus Infection.   In addition, Russia is resuming flights with nine other countries, including the Bahamas,

Trading | Business  | 07.09.21

Russia Showed Rapid Increase of Sweets and Soda Exports


The export of ice cream from Russia in the first half of 2021 increased by 38 per cent compared to last year and amounted to $47 million, TASS reports with reference to the press service of the Rosselkhozbank. In turn, Russian chocolate appeared in the top ten most exported product categories for the first six

Insight | Around Russia  | 10.08.21

Experts Analyzed Russian Image Abroad


Specialists from the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM) presented data from a survey of Russians on the ‘Image of Russia Abroad’. Thus, according to Russians, most often bears (11 per cent), vodka (11 per cent), and Russian President Vladimir Putin (10 per cent), as well as cold (6 per cent) and hospitality (4 per

Expert Named Most Popular Russian Goods Abroad


The demand for Russian goods in recent years has been growing not only within the country but also abroad, RIA Novosti reports. The most popular among foreign buyers are electronics (34 per cent of all sales), designer clothes, toys, souvenirs, as well as goods of the “beauty and health” segment, according to the Development Director

Visit | Trip Advisory  | 29.07.21

Experts Named Countries Open for Vaccinated Russians


About 70 countries of the world have registered Russian vaccine against COVID-19, but still not every country accepts those vaccinated with this vaccine without additional tests, RBC reports. Thus, the Sputnik V vaccine has already been approved by Hungary and Slovakia, and since July 27, Russians vaccinated not only with Sputnik V but also other

Visit | Trip Advisory  | 14.07.21

Russia to Increase Number of Flights With 8 Countries


Since July 24, 2021, the Russian Federation will increase the number of flights with Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Hungary, Greece, Lebanon, Croatia, and Ethiopia, RIA Novosti reports with reference to the operational headquarters to combat the spread of coronavirus infection.  The government of the country made a decision to increase on a reciprocal basis the number

Culture | Visit  | 12.06.21

Experts Named Top Most Read Russian Books Abroad


For the Day of Russia, which is traditionally celebrated on June 12, the book service LitRes conducted a study in the course of which its experts analyzed book purchases in more than 200 countries, RIA Novosti reported. Among the classic writers’ works, the first place occupied “The Idiot” by Fyodor Dostoevsky.  Next in the ranking

Recommended | Visit | Trip Advisory  | 04.05.21

Russia and Venezuela Launch Direct Flights


Direct flights were launched between Russia and Venezuela, according to the Minister of Tourism of Venezuela Ali Padron in his Twitter account.    Cumpliendo con todos lo protocolos de bioseguridad, el día de hoy arribó a la República Bolivariana de Venezuela el primer vuelo de @LAConviasa “Ruta Carcas-Moscú” con 90 Turoperadores Rusos, entre ellos: periodistas,