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Russia’s Cleanest Villages: Skosyrskaya and Agrafenovka

Villages Skosyrskaya and Agrafenovka in Rostov region topped the list of Russia’s cleanest villages and towns

Russian Artist Creates World’s Largest Mural

The artist from Moscow created the world’s largest mural graffiti - “Evolution-2”

A Peninsula of Opportunity

The Far Eastern gem Kamchatka is evolving into a major tourist destination

Notes From an Abandoned Soviet Arctic Settlement

A monument to Lenin, a portrait of Tatyana Drubich, mosaic panes featuring a bear and other Soviet design achievements within the abandoned mining settlement on Spitsbergen

The Land of Oil and Wild Deer

What a curious traveller can discover in Russia’s Yugra region

Company in Russia’s Tyumen Hiring ‘Software Engineer Imitator’

“Pravilnaya” web-studio has announced a search for “software engineer imitator” to help visually expand it's staff

Guess a Country by the Picture

Photographers from Russia, US, France and Canada unite in a bold attempt to reflect the image of contemporary Russia

St. Petersburg Has Russia’s Most Affordable Higher Education

St. Petersburg was recognised as the city with the most affordable higher education research results from the Institute of Education at the Higher School of Economics showed

Moscow Region Attracted $11.6 Billion in Investments in 2016

The economy of the Moscow region attracted 700 billion roubles ($11.6 billion) in investments during 2016, according to Andrey Vorobyev, governor of the Moscow region

MAN, Schaeffler Propose to Launch Joint Production at Russian GAZ Plants

German companies MAN Truck&Bus and Schaeffler suggested creating joint ventures at the Russian GAZ

Soon-to-Be on UNESCO List: Gorokhovets, 17th-Century Monotown

How it turned out that the centre of Gorokhovets in 2017 looks exactly like it did in the time of Peter the Great

German Special Tool Technology to Invest €10 Million Into Manufacturing in Russia

German company Special Tool Technology and its Russian representative have signed an agreement to set up a metalworking manufacturing facility in the region

Pedestrian Crossing for Gophers Appears in Russia’s Krasnoyarsk

Activists from the “Prima” media group in Russia’s Krasnoyarsk have designed and built a miniature pedestrian crossing for gophers

Postal Pigeons to Race in Russia’s Ural

More than 900 pigeons from Russia’s Chelyabinsk region will compete in a race scheduled to take off on June 3

New Low-Cost Airline May Appear in Russia – Report

A new low-cost airline may soon be launched in Russia in collaboration with unnamed foreign partners

Five Abandoned Ghost Towns in Russia and the Former Soviet Union

As huge cities are expanding and flourishing, some of Russian small towns appear and then fade away, crumbling into dust

A Heaven on Amur River

Traveling to Russia’s Khabarovsk region and why it is impossible not to fall in love with it

Whale Tourism in the Russian Arctic

A weekend in the new capital of Arctic tourism: get your prices right

#ontheedge

Russia’s most remote towns on Instagram

Rusnano Launches 73 Plants in Russia's Regions Over the Past Nine Years

During the first nine years of its operation Rusnano has launched a total of 73 production facilities across 32 regions