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15 November, 2018  // According to the survey conducted by SuperJob among the drivers of 37 largest cities in Russia, people are most satisfied with the quality of roads in Tyumen, Naberezhnye Chelny, Moscow, Kemerovo, Novokuznetsk. The worst roads are in Kirov, Irkutsk, Saratov, Ryazan, Vladivostok.

4 November, 2018  // The Republic of Buryatia and Zabaykalsky Krai were transferred from the Siberian Federal District to the Far Eastern Federal District. The decree on these changes was signed by the President of Russia on November 3, 2018. The reasons are not specified.

25 October, 2018  // According to VCIOM, Russians think that the most prestigious professions are medical doctors (26% of respondents), teachers (16%), lawyers (14%), IT specialists (12%), skilled workers (11%). At the same time, the most profitable professions in Russia are lawyers, politicians, oil industry workers, entrepreneurs, bankers, and civil servants.

16 October, 2018  // According to SuperJob, the top Russian cities for career building are Moscow (74% of respondents think it is the best city for their careers), St. Petersburg (72%), Tyumen (66%), Yekaterinburg (59%), Krasnodar (57%). The anti-leaders are Omsk and Tolyatti (16%), Volgograd (18%), Kirov and Novokuznetsk (20%), Saratov (23%).

1 October, 2018  // As of September, 2018, according to the survey of VCIOM, about 25% of drivers in Russia are ready to abandon the frequent use of cars. The main reasons are: high gasoline prices (48%), too expensive maintenance (15%), traffic jams (12%), care for the environment (5%), poor road conditions (4%).

23 September, 2018  // Russian Federal State Statistics Service officially recognized Krasnodar as the 16th city of Russia in which more than one million people live. September 22, 2018, the symbolic certificate confirming this was presented to the head of the city at the concert dedicated to the 225th anniversary of Krasnodar.

20 September, 2018  // As of 2018, according to VCIOM, 81% of Russian citizens periodically use the Internet, 65% - every day, 14% - several times a week or a month, 2% - very rarely. The most active audience is 18-24-year-olds (97% use the Internet daily), highly educated (78%) and financially secure (72%).

6 September, 2018  // In 2018, according to "Levada-Center", the level of social tension has significantly increased in Russia. The most pressing problems are rising prices (mentioned by 72% of respondents), impoverishment of the population (52%), growth of unemployment (48%). It is still difficult to predict whether discontent will result in mass protests.

23 August, 2018  // According to Euromonitor International, the cigarette market in Russia will decrease by 30% by 2022. The main reasons are new tobacco products, for example, e-cigarettes, as well as the growing popularity of healthy lifestyle. As of 2018, the total number of smokers in Russia is about 30% of the population.

11 August, 2018  // On the second Saturday of August, Russia celebrates the Day of the Athlete - a professional holiday of coaches, physical training teachers, athletes, and just all lovers of physical activity. Today, in most cities of the country there are all kinds of sports events and competitions.

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