It’s Time for Moscow

It’s Time for Moscow Over 100 journalists from 34 countries took part in the forum. On July 23-25, the 6th international forum for Russian-language foreign media “It’s Time for Moscow” took place in the Russian capital. The forum was organized by the Moscow Department of External Economic and International Relations. This year, the main topic…

Days of Moscow Culture in Italy

Days of Moscow Culture in Italy Days of Moscow Culture, organized by the Moscow Department of External Economic and International Relations, took place in Italy on September 18-25. The main events took place across three Italian cities – Merano, Florence and Bari.   During the visit, the Moscow delegation took part in the 4th Russian-Italian seminar…

Moscow and Helsinki sign a cooperation program

Moscow and Helsinki sign a cooperation program The Mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin and the Mayor of Helsinki Jan Vapaavuori signed a cooperation program between the two cities for 2018-2021. The cities will exchange experience in various services used in the winter, stimulating the emergence of new start-ups and technology parks, improvements in the quality…

French companies have adapted to new economic realities

French companies have adapted to new economic realities The conference “Economic Potential Opportunities of Marseilles and Provence,” organized with support from the Moscow Department of External Economic and International Relations (MDEEIR), took place in the Russian capital.   A French delegation headed by Jean Roatta, Deputy Mayor of Marseilles in charge of International Relations and…

Developing tourism in the capital

Developing tourism in the capital For Moscow, tourism is one of the key spheres for the export and import of services, Moscow Minister and Head of the Moscow Department of Foreign Economic and International Relations (MDEEIR) Sergey Cheremin said during his speech at the “Tourism Cash Flows: Exporting Tourism” business session during the Saint Petersburg…

We’ll follow Moscow’s example

We’ll follow Moscow’s example Meeting of the Connected Cities 2020 urban leaders’ international club held in Moscow   The participants discussed the prospects of the fifth generation wireless networks, the implementation of smart lighting, and the transition from the Internet of Things to the Internet of Everything. Between 22 and 24 May, leaders and experts in the sphere…

How to teach a city to think

How to teach a city to think Moscow has many epithets. The city is called beautiful, golden-domed, immense, both ancient and modern… But more recently, Moscow is often called a smart city. And this is no accident! Last year, Moscow made it on the list of top 5 largest cities and agglomerations in the world ready…