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Insight | Around Russia  | 03.06.21

Most Russians Consider Their Health to Be Sound


The All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM) conducted a survey of Russians about their health and nutrition. It turned out that more than a third of the country’s residents (36 per cent) assess their health as good, half (51 per cent) consider it satisfactory, and only 11 per cent as weak.   It is specified that

Culture | Insight | Around Russia  | 29.05.21

Most Russians Eat Homemade Food at Work


Compared to the pre-COVID times, Russians are less likely to dine in cafes and restaurants and more often take food from home to work, according to a survey conducted by SuperJob job search specialists.  According to 58 per cent of Russians, during lunchtime, they usually eat what they brought from home (51 per cent in

Recommended | Events | Visit  | 05.05.21

Kaliningrad Hosted Russian Fish Festival


The Kaliningrad region hosted the largest exhibition of street seafood from all over Russia “Fishtival”. The festival represented 150 recipes for modern street food and 30 types of fish. Chefs from Moscow, Vladivostok, Chelyabinsk, Tula, and the Republic of Mari El brought their masterpieces to the event, chelTV reports.   One of the projects was a

Culture | Visit  | 01.05.21

Russian Priest Explained Meaning of Easter Food


Easter dishes, coloured eggs and Easter cakes, are only symbolic food but faith in God is the most important for the salvation of a Christian’s soul, RIA News reports with reference to the practising emergency doctor, hieromonk Theodorit (Senchukov).  “The fact is that all these ritual dishes – cottage cheese Easter cakes, Easter cakes, coloured

Trading | Business | Trip Advisory  | 29.04.21

Experts Named Russians’ Favourite Street Food


A hot dog is the most expensive street food in Russia, pirozhki with cabbage are the cheapest, sausage in the dough (“a pig in a blanket”) is the most popular, and cheburek is the most expensive, RIA News reports with reference to the press service of the Evotor IT company.   Based on data from smart

Insight | Around Russia  | 01.04.21

Russian Men Cook Not Often but Great


Specialists of the SuperJob job search service conducted a survey of economically active married citizens of Russia over 18 years old. It turned out that in the majority of Russian families women are the ones who cook. However, if men should make food, they usually cope better.  According to the results of the study, in

Insight | Around Russia  | 31.03.21

Russians Named Main Criteria for High-Quality Products


As part of initiative research, the Romir holding studied Russians’ opinions on the attitude towards quality products and the criteria for their choice.  According to the study results, the overwhelming majority of respondents (85 per cent) consider the products to be of high quality if they do not contain artificial colours. The share of such

Visit | Trip Advisory  | 29.03.21

Russian Experts Compiled List of Cities With Dog Friendly Restaurants


The experts of the 2GIS Russian digital maps company published the information about restaurants and cafes available for clients with dogs. Today, the service directory includes information about more than 1,600 such establishments in Russia. “Users often contacted 2GIS with a request to mark the establishments where they are glad to see visitors with dogs.

Insight | Around Russia  | 27.03.21

Most Russians Do Not Skip Breakfast on Weekdays


Specialists of the SuperJob job search service conducted a study and found out where Russians who work on the employer’s territory usually eat before the start of a working day and what their breakfast consists of.   According to the survey results, 66 per cent of Russians prefer to have breakfast before work at home, 15

Insight | Kazan  | 22.03.21

Kazan Parents Checked Food Quality in School Canteens


In total, almost 7 thousand parents tasted school lunches in Kazan and were satisfied with the food there. The general director of the City Food Department, Rima Mukhamedshina, told about this on March 22, at the mayor’s office, tatar-inform reports.   Parental nutritional control began to operate in Kazan on January 11, 2021. Moms and dads

Recommended | Funny Russia | Fun | Videos  | 18.03.21

Russian Tourists Fried Sausages on Volcano [Video]


On February 18, 2021, a lateral blast occurred on the Klyuchevskaya Sopka volcano in Kamchatka at an altitude of 2,850 metres. It consists of two parallel cracks spaced about 250 metres apart. The length of the lava flow has exceeded 1.2 kilometres. The height of the slag cone at the source of the breakthrough is

Trading | Business  | 09.03.21

Russian Experts Studied Gender Differences in Purchasing Behaviour


Experts of the ‘Romir‘ Research Centre studied the consumer activity of Russians over the past year and prepared a comparative analysis of the purchasing behaviour of men and women.  According to the results of the study, almost all Russian women were going to the stores and purchased FMCG products over the past year. On the