Mayors Summit on Living Together in Düsseldorf

Mayors Summit on Living Together in Düsseldorf Minister of the Moscow Government and Head of the Moscow Department of Foreign Economic and International Relations Sergey Cheremin took part in the second Mayors Summit on Living Together in Dusseldorf. The first summit, held in 2015, took place in Montreal, Canada.   This year, the main topics…

Days of Moscow in the Baltic States

Days of Moscow in the Baltic States Business and cultural Days of Moscow events in Baltic countries took place in Tallinn, Riga, and Daugavpils on September 17-10. The cities were visited by a delegation from the Russian capital, headed by Minister of the Moscow Government and Head of the Moscow Department of Foreign Economic and…

Moscow turns 872

Moscow turns 872 On September 7-8, the Russian capital celebrated City Day. Over 7.4 million people attended the holiday events. The theme was the anniversary of VDNKh, which turned 80 this year. President Vladimir Putin and Mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin took part in the opening ceremony held at VDNKh.   The President of Russia…

The world cup is over. What’s next?

The world cup is over. What’s next? At the end of June, Moscow held a round table – “Moscow on the World’s Tourism Map After the World Cup. The City’s Accomplishments and Prospects.” The event took place with support from the Department of Foreign Economic and International Relations and its business publication, “Capital Ideas.”   How…

…and the winner is Moscow!

…and the winner is Moscow! Just ten years ago, the capital of Russia didn’t have much to brag about. But over the past few years, the city has transformed so much that it’s claiming awards left and right.   Moscow’s accomplishments across various spheres – from the transport sector to monument restoration – have been recognized with…

A digital transformation is key to any city’s development

A digital transformation is key to any city’s development Two years ago, Moscow launched the Digital Business Space – a multi-purpose platform for entrepreneurs engaged in the development of digital technologies. The emergence of this center in a city that often implements new technologies and IT solutions is, of course, no accident. A digital revolution has long been…

What’s new #28

President Putin opens Kazakhstan Pavilion at VDNKh President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev looked over the Kazakhstan Pavilion at VDNKh together. They were joined by the Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and Moscow Mayor Sergey Sobyanin. Kazakhstan Culture Days began on Moscow City…