Sergey Sobyanin

Moscow drops QR codes, other COVID-19 restrictions

Moscow drops QR codes, other COVID-19 restrictions

Russian capital Moscow will no longer require locals to use QR codes to prove they are vaccinated or immune to COVID-19 and is dropping all restrictionsat entertainment and sport venues, Mayor Sergei Sobyanin said on Thursday. The …

Journey to Christmas festival kicks off in Moscow

Journey to Christmas festival kicks off in Moscow

The Journey to Christmas festival has begun in Moscow, presenting Christmas trees decorated in different styles, according to the official website of the Mayor of the Russian capital, Sergei Sobyanin. "The traditional winter …

Sobyanin: the situation with COVID-19 stabilized in Moscow

Sobyanin: the situation with COVID-19 stabilized in Moscow

The situation with the spread of coronavirus infection in Moscow has stabilized over the past week. Moscow Mayor Sergey Sobyanin announced this. "The situation with the coronavirus has stabilized over the past week …

Moscow ranks first in terms of innovations against COVID-19

Moscow ranks first in terms of innovations against COVID-19

The ranking was based on a global map of innovative solutions for combating the global pandemic and assessments of about 100 leading cities in 40 countries. The Global Map was created in March 2020 with over a thousand solutions added to it over …

COVID-19 plasma donors to receive 10,000 rubles each

COVID-19 plasma donors to receive 10,000 rubles each

Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin has increased payments to COVID-19 plasma donors from 5,000 to 10,000 rubles. "We made a decision: from November 1, we will pay 10,000 rubles for one plasma donation. I think this will be great …

Moscow prohibits mass events from October 28 to November 7

Moscow prohibits mass events from October 28 to November 7

Moscow authorities will prohibit holding mass culture, entertainment and sport events in the city from October 28 to November 7, Mayor Sergey Sobyanin reported via his Internet website on Thursday. "Holding mass culture, …

Coronavirus situation rapidly improving in Moscow

Coronavirus situation rapidly improving in Moscow

The coronavirus situation in Moscow is rapidly improving, the city’s Mayor Sergei Sobyanin said in an interview with the Rossiya-1 TV channel on Thursday. "Indeed, the situation is rapidly improving. The average number of …

Number of COVID-19 patients in Moscow hospitals keeps falling

Number of COVID-19 patients in Moscow hospitals keeps falling

Moscow’s number of new COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations continues to decline, so the health workers involved in combating the disease will return to providing outpatient care if the epidemiological situation improves, the capital’s …

Sobyanin: COVID-19 herd immunity in Moscow down to 25%

Sobyanin: COVID-19 herd immunity in Moscow down to 25%

The COVID-19 herd immunity in Moscow has dropped from 60% to 25%, Moscow Mayor Sergey Sobyanin said on Friday, adding that this explains the explosive rise in new cases and hospitalizations. "Now, we can estimate herd immunity …

Sobyanin: coronavirus situation in Moscow is dramatic

Sobyanin: coronavirus situation in Moscow is dramatic

Moscow Mayor Sergey Sobyanin sees as dramatic the coronavirus situation in Moscow. "The situation with coronavirus continues to develop dramatically," the mayor blogged. "Over 12,000 people are in hospitals with different …

Sobyanin: Moscow sees explosive growth of COVID-19 ceses

Sobyanin: Moscow sees explosive growth of COVID-19 ceses

The number of detected coronavirus infections in Moscow over the past few days has grown by 80%, and the number of hospitalized patients with a severe case of the disease has increased by 70%, Moscow Mayor Sergey Sobyanin told journalists on …