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Business | Technology  | 03.09.21

Russian Scientists Found Solution to Concrete Destruction Problem


Scientists of the Don State Technical University (DonSTU) have developed a new component for concrete that increases its strength and ability to deform, RIA Novosti reports. According to experts, this will help to solve the problem of premature destruction of concrete structures, which is proved by the results of the study published in the Applied

Economics | Business  | 29.07.21

Russians’ Incomes Grew by Almost 7%


The real available income of Russians (excluding mandatory payments and adjusting for inflation) in the Q2 of 2021 increased by 6.8 per cent compared to the same period last year, TASS reports with reference to the data provided by the Federal Statistics Service (Rosstat). In turn, the growth by the Q1 of 2021 amounted to

Economics | Business | Around Russia  | 05.07.21

Most Russian Bosses Raised Employees’ Salaries in 2021


The specialists of the Rabota.ru job search service conducted a study and found out how many Russian employers have already raised salaries for their employees this year. It turned out that more than half of business representatives (54 per cent) in Russia had already raised employees’ salaries this year.   It is specified that 26 per

Business | Industry  | 22.06.21

AvtoVAZ to Start Producing Expensive Cars


The AvtoVAZ President, Nicolas Maure, said that within five years the company plans to present new Lada models thus bringing the brand to a higher price segment, “much higher than a million rubles”, RIA Novosti reports.  “Starting in 2023 and until 2026, we will enter the cycle of updating the model range. […] Lada will

Insight | Around Russia  | 20.05.21

Russians Ready to Move for 250,000 Rubles Salary


To get a salary of 250 thousand rubles Russians are ready to change their profession (51 per cent) or even move to another city or country (40 per cent), RIA Novosti reports with reference to a study conducted by specialists of the Rabota.ru job search service.   In addition, 36 per cent of respondents are ready

Insight | Around Russia  | 17.05.21

Russians Gave Career Advice to Themselves in Past


Russians over 30 told SuperJob job search service specialists what advice they would give themselves in their early careers.    If Russians had the opportunity to return to the beginning of their careers, 14 per cent would advise themselves to study more, 11 per cent would be more decisive and not be afraid of anything,

Moscow | Insight | Trip Advisory  | 27.04.21

Free Wi-Fi Launched in Moscow Theatres


A free city Wi-Fi network has appeared in Moscow theatres, the press service of the city administration reports with reference to the Deputy Mayor Natalya Sergunina.  “It is important for a resident of any modern metropolis that a good Internet is always at hand – for work, study, communication. City Wi-Fi is already available on

Recommended | Insight | Around Russia  | 24.04.21

Russians Described Perfect City


Russians told what changes in cities could improve the quality of their life. The corresponding research was carried out by the services of urban mobility “Citymobil” and ResearchMe, RT reports. Kazan, Ufa, Moscow, St. Petersburg, and Volgograd turned out to be the leaders in the rating of cities whose residents are satisfied with the infrastructure. 

Recommended | Insight | Around Russia  | 22.04.21

New Survey: Russians’ Attitude Towards Pandemic Situation


Specialists from the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM) interviewed country residents to find out their opinion towards the current situation with the pandemic in Russia. According to the results of the study, 60 per cent of Russians have an optimistic mood about it and 32 per cent have negative thoughts.    Since the beginning

Business | Industry  | 25.02.21

Russian Oil Company Robotizes Tire Complexes


Tatneft is a Russian oil and gas company that automates and robotizes Nizhnekamsk tire enterprises. The company plans to create a robotic assembly of semi-finished products for tires and “raw” tires, automation of systems for moving semi-finished and finished products, as well as automation of production quality control and warehouse operations, KazanFirst reports.    It

Moscow | Insight  | 06.01.21

Russian Authorities to Build Over 3 Million Square Metres Housing


About 3-3.5 million square metres of housing for relocation is planned to be built in Moscow annually at the peak of the renovation programme, TASS reports, citing Moscow Mayor Sergey Sobyanin.  It is noted that since the launch of the renovation programme, 80 residential buildings were built with a total area of ​​about 1 million