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Sales of Russian Lada Cars Surge by Half in Europe

Over the past four months, the European Union has sold 1,500 Lada cars, which is 52% more than a year ago

Russian Hostel Named Best in the World

Soul Kitchen Hostel in Saint Petersburg was recognized once again as the best in the world

Scottish Traveller Reaches Russia in 1972 Car

James Parker from Scotland travelled to Russia in a 1972 Morris Minor car

Russian Clothing Retailer Opens First Store in Poland

The Russian clothing retailer Melon Fashion Group opened the first Befree store in the Polish town of Poznan

Russia Proposes Idea of Peter the Great Route

The Head of the Council of Europe's office in Russia told the Fifth International Cultural Forum in St. Petersburg that Russia and Europe may design a new tourism route

Auchan Begins Delivery of Russian Chocolate to Italy

The major French retailer Auchan has begun deliveries of chocolate and confectionery products from Russian manufacturers to Italy

Chinese Company Partners with RZD to Build New Logistics Centre

Russian Railways, or RZD, have signed a cooperation agreement with China’s Yingkou Port Group Co Ltd to build a logistics centre in the Moscow region

VW Polo Named Russia’s Best-Selling European Car

Autostat analytic agency reported that the Volkswagen Polo sedan has been the best-selling European model in the Russian market

St. Petersburg Among Ten Most Affordable Tourist Destinations in Europe

St. Petersburg was named as one of the top 10 cheapest European city breaks

‘I Don’t Think There’s a City I Can Compare Moscow With’

A young dancer from Amsterdam talks about life in Russia, apartment design and Russian-made “Dutch” cheese

Russian Mobile Phone Tariffs Cheapest in Europe

Basic tariffs offered by mobile operators in Russia are much cheaper than similar tariffs in Europe and over one-and-a-half times cheaper than those offered in Indonesia

Russia’s Aeroflot Named Europe’s Best Airline

Russian Aeroflot air carries was recognised the best European airline by users of the largest travel website TripAdvisor

Nissan Begins Export of Russian-Produced Car Parts to Europe

Nissan has started exporting Russian-made car components to the European market

Russian Airline Among Top Three Low-Cost Carriers in Europe

Russian S7 Airlines was recognised as one of the best budget airlines in Europe, the Mirror newspaper reported Tuesday

Hyperloop to Carve New Silk Road Through Russia

Hyperloop Technologies has plans to build a new Silk Road to transport cargo between China and Europe through Russia

Russian Car Market Third Largest in Europe

Russia has regained third place in the European auto market after dropping out of the Top Five

Russian Amusement Park Makes TripAdvisor Europe Top 25 List

Sochi Park has been ranked 18th by TripAdvisor in its amusement park rankings

Economists Evaluate EU Losses over Russia Sanctions at $60 Billion

French economists have estimated the shortfall in profits of the 37 countries that imposed trade sanctions against Russia at $60.2 billion

Europe’s Tallest Skyscraper Almost Finished in Moscow

The Vostok Tower, which is currently being built as part of the multifunctional Federation complex in the Moscow International Business Centre is expected to be finished by summer 2017

Moscow’s Pioner Cinema Among Europe’s Best Arthouse Theatres

Travel guide publisher Spotted by Locals has included Moscow’s Pioner Cinema in its list of 48 best art film theatres in Europe

Moscow May Become Home to the Largest Hostel in Europe

Amtel Properties has announced plans to build a hostel with space for 3000 guests in an enterprise zone in the west of Moscow

Russian Post Considering New Aircraft for Shipping Mail from China

Russian Post, the country’s postal service, is considering shipping mail from China to Europe on its own commercial jets