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Number of Chinese Tourists in Russia More Than Doubles Moscow was the tourists' preferred destination, with more than 9,500 visitors, followed by locations in the far eastern Amur and Primorye regions, which border China. "The rise in the number of Chinese interested in trips to Russia is attributable to … Read more on The Moscow…

Moscow payment card introduced to process all financial transactions in Russia Today sees the introduction of the Russian national payment card. The move is a response to global sanctions imposed against Russia by the EU and US over Ukraine. Last year Russia's lower house backed a law that stipulated all payment transactions must … Read more…

Moscow regrets Australia's decision to step up sanctions against Russia Moscow is disappointed by Australia's decision to expand sanctions against Russia and urges it to judge about the events ongoing in Ukraine impartially, a Russian Foreign Ministry sources said on Tuesday. "All that's left to do is regret that, despite … Read more on Russia…

Russia tenders Moscow to Kazan high-speed rail contract OJSC Russian Railways has announced an open tender for the right to sign an agreement to carry out engineering surveys, project development, route demarcation planning and project documentation for the construction of the Moscow – Kazan section of the … Read more on The Construction Index