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Russian Duma Proposes Plan to Create Russian Green Card

The Russian State Duma is developing legislation that may become the basis for a Russian equivalent to the US Green Card

Are Russians Hopeless Slobs?

In his new book, a Frenchman takes a fresh look at cliches about Russia and Russians

Mireille Mathieu Named Russian Language Ambassador to World

French singer Mireille Mathieu has been named a Russian Language Ambassador to the World

Record Number of Tourists Visit Sochi in 2016

According to Sochi Mayor Anatoly Pakhomov, a record 6.5 million people visited the seaside city in 2016

Scottish Traveller Reaches Russia in 1972 Car

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

Moscow Climbs 15 Places in Ranking of World’s Most Expensive Cities

Moscow is the 98th most expensive city in the world to live in, according to the Worldwide Cost of Living 2017 study

‘Russian Lilacs Have Replaced Cherry Blossoms for Me’

A Japanese student talks about Russia's fried sushi and clingy girls

American Actress Speaks About Theatre, Sex and Salads in Russia

Jordan Fry, an American living in Moscow, has piercing eyes and amazing clarity of thought

French Chef on Russian Cheese, Epiphany Bathing and Banya Nudity

A Bordeaux native talks about how Moscow looks from an outsider’s perspective and why one feels like a child when they don’t know the language

Moscow Mulls Lifting Visa Requirements for Short Visits

The Government of Moscow recently announced they are considering lifting visa requirements for foreign tourists planning to visit the country’s capital for a short period of time

‘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

Visa Regime in Russia’s Primorye Facilitated for Citizens of 18 Countries

Russia has eased the regime of entry in the port of Vladivostok for citizens of 18 states

Moscow Recognised as One of the Safest Cities for Tourists in the World

Moscow is one of the safest cities for foreign tourists in the world, said the President of the Russian Union of Travel Industry, Sergei Shpilko at the Gaidar Forum

Smell of Paint and Sound of Trams: Russia as Seen by a French Artist

An monologue by a Frenchwoman who moved to Russia, traveled across the entire country, made it through two economic crises and managed to raise four children along the way

Forbes Names Biggest Foreign Businesses Working in Russia

The French retail chain Auchan was rated as the highest-earning foreign company operating in Russia by the Russian-language version of Forbes

'Russian Women Have a Penchant for Foreigners'

Russia through the eyes of a foreigner in the 17th century

The Incredible Adventures of Americans in Moscow

In 1961, American TV journalists filmed scenes taken from the daily lives of ordinary Muscovites

Over 120,000 Foreigners Want to Learn Russian

A total of 125 million people are currently studying Russian abroad, according to research from Alexander Pushkin State Institute

Demand for Business Travel to Russia Increases by 60%

The number of invitations issued for business visas to Russia increased by almost 60% in 2016 compared to 2015

The Devil in Disguise

Americans, Europeans and other foreigners on Russia and Russians

Russia Named Best Country for Investments in 2017

International investment banks called Russia the favourite of foreign portfolio investors for 2017