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Moscow Named Best City for Parties in Russia

Moscow has been recognised as the best city in Russia for parties by the TourStat company which studied summer festival programs in different cities across the country

Chicken and Potatoes – Russians’ Favourite Products

Most frequent recipe search for Russians is dealt with chicken and potatoes

Passenger Traffic in Moscow Airports Rose by 21% in May

The passenger traffic of three key airports of the Moscow aviation hub (Vnukovo, Domodedovo and Sheremetyevo) increased by 21,3% in May 2017 compared to the same period in 2016

Russia-China Trade Turnover Jumps by Third

Trade turnover between Russia and China increased by 29.3% reaching $18.1 billion in the first quarter of 2017

Moscow Home to Almost Six Hundred Centenarians

Nearly 600 centenarians, people who are 100 or more years old, live in Moscow

Russia 45th Among World’s Most Innovative Countries

Russia has become 45th out of 127 in the rating of the world’s most innovative countries

Russia-China Trade Turnover Sees 20% Surge in May

The trade turnover between Russia and China has increased by 20%

Poll - Majority of Russians Trust Domestic Producers

More than 70% of respondents favour goods made in Russia

Moscow Is Second Most-Monitored City, Study Shows

According to research conducted by PriceWaterhouseCooper (PwC), Moscow has the second most surveillance cameras per capita from 12 analysed metropolitan areas

Minister of Health: Russians Living Longer and Longer

The life expectancy of Russians annually increases by six months, according to Veronika Skvortsova, head of Russia’s Ministry of Health

More than 10,000 ‘Starred’ Hotels Found in Russia

10,000 - the number of Russian hotels that passed the qualification

Russian Rouble Named ‘Star’ of Foreign Exchange Market

The Russian currency is now a star of the foreign exchange market thanks to the growth of oil quotes

Seventy Percent of Russians Increased Spending on Luxury Goods

Seventy percent of Russian residents have increased their spending on luxury goods in 2016

Number of Muscovites Playing Sports Doubled in Past Six Years – Report

The number of Muscovites leading an active lifestyle has nearly doubled over the past six years, head of the Sports and Tourism Department of the Russian capital said

Foreign Tourists Spend $1,200 in Russia on Average

Foreign tourists spend $1,200 in Russia on average, according to head of the Federal Tourism Agency

Russians Want to Move Closer to the West More Than Ever Since 2000

A majority of Russians (71%) are in favour of the expansion of economic, political and cultural ties and convergence with the West

Russian Light Commercial Vehicle Market Shows 41% Hike in March

The market of light commercial vehicle (LCV) in Russia increased by 41.1% last month compared to the same period of last year

Demand for Railway Tours in Russia Increases Ten-Fold in Five Years

About 240,000 tourists booked railway tours in 2016, almost ten times more than in 2011, the press service of Russian Railway Tours reported

Russia Among Leaders in Gold Ore Mining

Russia is now among the leading nations in terms of gold ore mining, said Russia’s Minister of Natural Resources and Environment

More Than 60 Percent of Russians Consider Themselves Religious

Since 2012, the number of Russians who consider themselves religiously active has grown from 55% to 61%

Moscow Among Cheapest Cities for Tourists

TripAdvisor has published its annual TripIndex Cities report, which compares the cost of a trip across the 20 most popular tourist cities

Russian Car Market Third Largest in Europe

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