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Insight | Around Russia  | 12.08.21

Number of Marriages Increased by 40% in Russia 2021


The number of marriages in the first half of 2021 increased by 40 per cent in Russia compared to the same period last year, as follows from the data of the country’s Ministry of Justice, Izvestia reports. In January-June 2021, 367,661 couples received marriage certificates, while a year ago there were only 221,153 of them.  

Culture | Insight | Around Russia  | 27.07.21

Russians Keep Negative Attitude to Same-Sex Marriage


Specialists from the All-Russian  Research Centre (VTsIOM) conducted a survey of Russians about how the country’s residents treat representatives of sexual minorities in general, and whether they recognize the right to marriage for the minorities.  The experts found out that over 17 years of monitoring, the opinion of Russians about representatives of sexual minorities has

Insight | Around Russia  | 13.07.21

Most Russians Would Rather Live in Family Than Alone


On July 8, Russia celebrated the Day of Family, Love and Fidelity, timed to coincide with the Orthodox day of memory of Prince Peter and his wife Fevronia. For this holiday, specialists from the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM) conducted a survey to find out the Russians’ attitude to the process of family creation. 

Culture | Visit  | 05.05.21

Crimeans to Greet Coming Spring With Weddings


The wedding boom is expected in Crimea soon. This time, most couples chose May 9 for a wedding date. This is the first Sunday after Easter, the day which is usually called “Red Hill”, also known as Saint Thomas Sunday. It is believed that on this day spring is already in a full swing and

Insight | Around Russia  | 12.02.21

Experts Named Russian Regions With Highest Marriage Rate


Experts from the Federal Statistics Service (Rosstat) analyzed the number of weddings and divorces in Russia in 2020 and compared the data obtained with the data for 2019, News.ru reports.  According to the results of the study, in St. Petersburg, the marriage rate per 1,000 population was 7.6, in the Kamchatka Territory 7, in the

Moscow | Insight  | 19.01.21

Over 50 Couples to Get Married in Moscow on Valentine’s Day


More than 50 couples are going to get married on Valentine’s Day in Moscow, according to the ‘Moscow‘ city news agency, with reference to the press service of the city registry office.   This year February 14 will be on Sunday which is a day off for the registry offices. So registrations of Moscow couples will

Fun | Beauty & Fashion  | 03.01.21

French Billionaire Showed Exclusive Wedding Photos


French billionaire, Antoine Arnault, shared photos from the wedding with Russian model Natalia Vodianova.  It was reported that the 38-year-old supermodel and 42-year-old French billionaire officially married on September 19, 2020. The ceremony took place at the Paris City Hall under the personal supervision of the mayor of the city Anne Hidalgo. It is clarified

Moscow | Events | Insight  | 03.12.20

Over 1,000 Muscovites to Get Married on New Year’s Eve


Over a thousand applications were submitted by Muscovites for marriage registration in the period from December 25 to December 31, VM.ru reports with reference to the press service of the city registry office.   On Friday and Saturday, December 25 and December 26, in the departments of the registry office and the wedding palaces of Moscow,