S.M.Saiful Hoque: Our relations have enormous potential

S.M.Saiful Hoque: Our relations have enormous potential Among all the ambassadors accredited in Russia, it’s difficult to find someone who knows our country better than 64-year-old Dr. S.M.Saiful Hoque, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Bangladesh. And it’s not just because he speaks great Russian and loves Russian blini and pelmeni. Dr. S.M.Saiful Hoque knows a lot about…

Oksana Pushkina: Russian women need a revolution of the mind

Oksana Pushkina: Russian women need a revolution of the mind Oksana Pushkina – a television and radio journalist, a State Duma deputy, and one of the founders of Zhenskyi vzglyad, a women’s empowerment foundation (translates as “Woman’s view”) – talked to Capital Ideas about the real situation on the Russian labor market, explaining why it’s necessary to create a strategy to support…

Moscow – Geneva: urban management – modern challenges and current solutions

Moscow – Geneva: urban management – modern challenges and current solutions A conference on city management and international cooperation took place in the Swiss capital.   At the “Moscow – Geneva. Urban Management: modern challenges and current solutions” conference, organized by the Moscow Department for External Economic and International Relations, participants discussed relevant issues regarding urban management and…

The development of the city’s digital infrastructure is one of Moscow’s priorities

The development of the city’s digital infrastructure is one of Moscow’s priorities The business session “Digital Transformation of Cities: Prospects for the Implementation of Artificial Intelligence in Municipal Processes and Procedures Management” was held at the Russian House in Davos as part of the 49th World Economic Forum.   Minister of the Moscow Government, Head…

Moscow government at MIPIM-2019

Moscow government at MIPIM-2019 The Moscow government took part in the 30th International Real Estate and Investment Exhibition MIPIM, which took place on March 12-15 in Cannes. A representative delegation headed by Marat Khusnullin, Deputy Mayor of Moscow in the Government of Moscow for Urban Development and Construction, visited France.   The opening ceremony of the…

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…