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Economics | Business  | 31.12.20

Russian Regions to Receive 3.5 Billion Rubles for Urban Transport Upgrade


In 2021, Russian regions will receive 3.5 billion rubles from the federal budget to update the rolling stock of urban passenger transport as part of the ‘Safe and High-Quality Roads’ National Project, TASS reports with reference to the Ministry of Transport.  The list of regions for updating urban transport next year includes Yekaterinburg, Krasnoyarsk, Kazan,

Recommended | Moscow | Insight  | 16.12.20

Moscow Recognized Russian Leader in Urban Economy Digitalization


At the end of 2019, Moscow, Yekaterinburg, and Kazan took the first three places among Russian cities with a population of over one million in the index assessing the level of digitalization of the urban economy, RIA News reports.   The index “Cities’ IQ” was developed by the Ministry of Construction of Russia together with the

Insight | Technology | Around Russia  | 24.11.20

Vyksa Resident Created Urban Mobile Application


A resident of Vyksa, Sergey Ilyin, has developed a mobile application for tourists to help them navigate the city, NewsNN reported with reference to the press service of the local administration.  It is noted that the application is available for both iOS and Android users. In the application, citizens can read the latest news, see the

Recommended | Moscow | Insight  | 09.04.20

Moscow Region Recognized as Most Comfortable in Russia


Moscow region became a leader in the improvement and comfort of the urban environment, the official website of the Ministry of Construction of Russia reports.  The Moscow region in the ranking scored 87 out of 132 points. The second place occupies the Kaluga region with 86 points. The third place is taken by the Tula