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Insight | Kazan  | 01.03.21

Kazan Ranked First in Housing Commissioned

In 2020, 52 residential buildings with 14,427 flats were commissioned in Kazan. Among them are 8 residential buildings for 2,257 flats under the social loan programme, the press service of the city administration reports. More than a fifth of the commissioned houses are objects of individual housing construction.   According to preliminary data, Kazan ranks first

Insight | Trip Advisory | Kazan  | 26.02.21

Special Site for Auto Camping to Appear in Kazan

Tatarstan State Committee on Tourism is looking for a place to create a camping site in Kazan where tourists travelling in motorhomes can stay for some time, KazanFirst reports.   The committee believes that in the near future auto camping will actively develop in the republic, and the first step in this direction will be the

Insight | Kazan  | 08.02.21

Kazan Became Russian Official Gastronomic Capital

Kazan was officially recognized as the gastronomic capital of Russia. Now the city has a corresponding trademark, as stated by the director of the city’s Tourism Development Committee Daria Sannikova. The idea was supported by the Mayor of Kazan Ilsur Metshin.   “We submitted documents for brand registration back in January last year. On January 20,

Insight | Kazan  | 04.02.21

Kazan Flat Got Into Top List of Most Expensive in Russia

A one-room flat in the “Barcelona” Kazan residential complex was included in the top 10 most expensive one-room flats in Russia, according to a study conducted by specialists from the CIAN company which collects a database of ads for rent and sale of real estate, KazanFirst reports.   The authors of the rating specified that Kazan

Business | Technology  | 21.01.21

Automatic Lockers Appeared at Kazan Railway Station

A new generation of automated storage rooms appeared at the Kazan railway station. Now a passenger, depending on the size of his baggage, can choose the most suitable compartment out of 220 available (standard, medium, or large – 60, 90, or 180 cm in height, respectively), KazanFirst reports.   It is noted that modern technology allows

Visit | Trip Advisory  | 14.01.21

Kazan Launched Direct Flights to Arkhangelsk

The ‘RusLine’ Airlines has launched regular flights from Kazan to Arkhangelsk. Departures from Kazan are scheduled on Mondays and Thursdays, and from Arkhangelsk on Tuesdays and Fridays, the press service of the Kazan airport reports.    It is specified that the planes from Kazan will depart at 2.45 pm with arrival in Arkhangelsk at 5

Visit | Trip Advisory  | 13.01.21

Russians Offered Flights to Lipetsk From Kazan

From January 13, 2021, the ‘Utair’ airline will operate flights to Lipetsk from Kazan, and from January 14 it will launch flights from Mineralnye Vody to the same destination. Such flights will be especially useful for passengers flying to Lipetsk from Tyumen and Sochi, TASS reports.  The ‘Kazan – Lipetsk’ flight will be operated twice

Fun | Sports  | 07.01.21

Kazan Hockey Team Set New Record

On the eve of the match against Moscow “Dynamo” (2:1) Kazan “Ak Bars” won the ninth victory in a row, KazanFirst reports. This is a new record winning streak for the team in the KHL regular championships. Prior to that, Kazan won eight matches in a row in the 2018-19 season.  It is noted that

Business | Technology  | 07.01.21

Over 200,000 Tatarstan Households to Be Connected to High-Speed Internet

By 2024, more than 200 thousand households in Tatarstan will be transferred from outdated ADSL networks to high-speed optical access networks, KazanFirst reports with reference to the press service of the Russian Ministry of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media.   Also, as part of the “Information Infrastructure” national project, socially significant objects will also be

Recommended | Business | Technology  | 31.12.20

Sevmash to Transfer Nuclear Submarine to Fleet in 2021

Sevmash, which is the largest singular shipbuilding enterprise in Russia, will transfer the Project 885M (Yasen-M) nuclear submarine, “Kazan”, to the Russian Navy in 2021, TASS reports.  The General Director of “Sevmash”, Mikhail Budnichenko, announced that the company has completed the production programme for 2020, despite the pandemic. They handed over the “Knyaz Vladimir” nuclear

Visit | Trip Advisory  | 30.12.20

Kazan and Volgograd to Be Connected by New Flight

The new flight will be opened in the direction from Kazan to Volgograd. From January 2, 2021, planes will run between cities twice a week on Tuesdays and Saturdays, KazanFirst reports with reference to the press service of the Ministry of Transport and Roads of Tatarstan.  It is specified that on Saturdays a plane will

Events | Fun | Videos  | 25.12.20

Kazan Bloggers Showed Main Christmas Tree Opening [Video]

The main Christmas tree of the city was opened at the ‘Kazan’ Family Centre. A concert programme, festive shopping arcades, and illumination are organized on the site. The tallest in the city 35-metre tree is decorated with an animated dome for a light and music show.   It is noted that the concept of opening

Economics | Trading | Business  | 19.12.20

Tatarstan Broke Record on Real Estate Market

In Tatarstan, in November 2020, more than 16.5 thousand transfers of rights were registered on the basis of sales and purchase agreements, which is the largest number of transactions in a month both this and last years, according to the press service of the republican office of the federal registration service (Rosreestr).   It is stated