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Russia records 29,230 new coronavirus cases

Russia records 29,230 new coronavirus cases

The anti-coronavirus crisis center reports that 29.2 thousand cases of the disease have been detected in Russia. It's a maximum since December 13. "In the last 24 hours in Russia, there have been 29,230 …

Mirziyoyev arrived in St. Petersburg

Mirziyoyev arrived in St. Petersburg

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev flew to St. Petersburg, where he will take part in an informal summit of the heads of the CIS member states. This was reported by the press service of the Uzbek leader. At the Pulkovo …

Ilham Aliyev arrives in St. Petersburg for visit

Ilham Aliyev arrives in St. Petersburg for visit

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has arrived in Saint Petersburg for a visit to attend a meeting of the CIS Heads of State at the invitation of President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. At Saint Petersburg Pulkovo-2 …

Baby born during Aeroflot flight to Uzbekistan

Baby born during Aeroflot flight to Uzbekistan

An Aeroflot flight headed from the Russian city of St. Petersburg to Uzbekistan’s Namangan made a landing in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, because of a baby born onboard, a regional emergency source said. "The aircraft captain …

Azerbaijani parliamentary delegation to visit Saint Petersburg

Azerbaijani parliamentary delegation to visit Saint Petersburg

The delegation of the Milli Mejlis (parliament) of Azerbaijan under the leadership of its chairman Sahiba Gafarova will leave for St. Petersburg on November 24 to attend the meeting of the Council and the 53rd plenary session of the CIS …

Siemens and Russian Railways to develop high-speed train

Siemens and Russian Railways to develop high-speed train

Siemens and Russian Railways have signed a contract on the development of a high-speed train to be used at the Moscow-St. Petersburg high-speed line starting 2028, President of Siemens Russia Alexander Liberov said. "We together …

Russian company Biocad starts trials of its COVID vaccine

Russian company Biocad starts trials of its COVID vaccine

Russian Health Ministry issued permission to the Biocad biological technology company to carry out clinical trials of a new coronavirus vaccine, the state drug registry indicates. According to the registry, the clinical trials aim to …

Gasoline prices record high in Russia

Gasoline prices record high in Russia

Territorial exchange indices of 92-octane (Regular) and 95-octane (Premium) gasoline blends were all-time high at Russia's St. Petersburg International Mercantile Exchange (SPIMEX) after the trading session, according to trading data. …

Lukashenko plans to meet with Putin in St. Petersburg

Lukashenko plans to meet with Putin in St. Petersburg

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko will come to St. Petersburg on a working visit on Tuesday to meet with his Russian colleague Vladimir Putin, the Belarusian leader’s press service informs. "A meeting with Russian …

Riverboat rammed bridge in St. Petersburg

Riverboat rammed bridge in St. Petersburg

In St. Petersburg, a boat crashed into a bridge support and turned turtle, the 78.ru portal informs. Five people, including children, were injured as a result of the accident, RIA Novosti reports. The incident took place near …