Why Moscow is great for tourists

Why Moscow is great for tourists As Russia’s capital and biggest hotel and tourist service market, Moscow has a unique cultural and historical heritage. It plays a leading political and economic role in today’s Russia, and therefore has every right to claim the title of a major hospitality center that can successfully compete with the…

Konstantin Goriainov: Tourism consumption must correspond to infrastructure investments

Konstantin Goriainov: Tourism consumption must correspond to infrastructure investments What’s happening in the hospitality industry and where is it headed in the future? What are some of the transformations that have changed this line of business? What is it about Moscow’s brand that attracts tourists? These are the questions Capital Ideas Deputy Editor-in-Chief Elena Egorova…

What’s new #29

The first Moscow Central Diameter (MCD) is now open Vladimir Putin took part in the ceremony for the launch of the route from Belorusskaya metro station. He was accompanied by the Mayor of Moscow. Sergey Sobyanin noted that the MCD is “a revolutionary thing for Moscow, essentially a completely new type of transportation.” The MCDs…

Garrett Johnston: Russia is a prominent center of macrocreative thinking

Garrett Johnston: Russia is a prominent center of macrocreative thinking In 2015, Garrett created his own business, macroscope consulting, with offices in Dublin, Ireland, Zürich, Switzerland and Moscow, Russia. His company’s mission is to help his consulting clients grow faster and more sustainably by delighting, (as opposed to merely satisfying) their customers. His clients are…

Specialized exhibitions, congresses, and forums / January-March 2020

Specialized exhibitions, congresses, and forums   JANUARY   BEST FOR SPORT International B2B Sports Industry Exhibition 20-22 January Crocus Expo, 65-66 km Moscow City Ring (MKAD) An effective platform for inter-regional and international cooperation in the sports goods industry. Russian and foreign manufacturers and suppliers of goods for summer, winter, water, extreme, team, and outdoor sports will…

Welcome to a new world!

Welcome to a new world! Hospitality has always existed in Russia. Russian people are welcoming. However, one thing the country has always lacked is a hospitality industry. Over the past few years, however, due attention has been paid to the issue, and the hospitality industry started to develop. At the very least, the 4.5 million…

Yuri Grymov: Politicians should go to the theatre

Yuri Grymov: Politicians should go to the theatre “Today, the theatre is a territory of absolute freedom,” said 54-year-old Yuri GRYMOV, famous Russian theatre and film director and the artistic director of the Modern Theatre, in an interview with Sergo Kukhianidze, Editor-in-Chief of Capital Ideas.   Mr. Grymov, your affinity for Russian classics is well known.…