5 years

5 years The reception held in celebration of the publication’s anniversary was attended by officials from the Moscow government, heads of foreign companies, and ambassadors   The Golden Ring Hotel in Moscow hosted an evening dedicated to the 5-year anniversary of Capital Ideas. The journal is published with assistance from the Department of External Economic…

Days of Moscow in Germany

Days of Moscow in Germany Days of Moscow took place in Leipzig and Berlin on November 10-17, 2018. A delegation from the Russian capital, headed up by Minister of Moscow and Head of the Moscow Department of External Economic and International Relations Sergey Cheremin, visited the German cities to take part in the events.   Leipzig…

MOSCOW VOCABULARY #25

This section of the magazine – “Moscow Vocabulary” – was born of remembering … Ronald Reagan, who appeared to be a fan – and collector – of Russian proverbs and sayings. Well, and we would like to guide you into a world of Russian idioms – just as bright and colorful.   ВПИСАТЬ НОВУЮ СТРАНИЦУ – vpisat’ novuyu stranitsu. (To write…

Hopes and eye-openers from the new Nostradamus

Hopes and eye-openers from the new Nostradamus He has already been dubbed a “political Nostradamus,” and for good reason! Valery Solovey predicted Donald Trump’s victory, a number of major political crises in Europe, and serious shifts in Russian leadership. Professor, department head at MGIMO, and one of Russia’s most famous political scientists Valery Solovey answered…