29.08 - 03.09.2019

Russia

Russia is the largest country in the world, covering more than one-eighth of the Earth’s inhabited land area. It extends across northern Asia and 40% of the territory of Europe, spanning eleven time zones and incorporating a wide range of climatic zones and landforms.

Russia has the world’s largest reserves of mineral and energy resources, and is considered one of the largest producers of oil and natural gas globally. The population of Russia is approximately 146 million people, which makes it the ninth most populous nation in the world.

Language: Russian

Currency: Russian ruble ₽

Capital: Moscow

>1/8

of the world’s land surface

11

timezones

85

federal subjects

>190

nationalities

146

million people

Some prestigious diplomatic, sports, and social projects realized in Russia

2012
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Russia joins WorldSkills International
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APEC
from Saint Petersburg to Vladivostok
2013
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WorldSkills Russia National Competition
Tolyatti
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27th Summer Universiade
Kazan
2014
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WorldSkills Russia National Competition
Kazan
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2014 Winter Olimpic and Paralympic Games
Sochi
2015
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WorldSkills Russia National Competition
Kazan
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SCO
Ufa
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16th FINA World Championships
Kazan
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BRICS
Ufa
2016
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WorldSkills Russia National Competition
Krasnogorsk
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Ice Hockey Championship 
Moscow
2017
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FIFA Confederations Cup
Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Sochi, and Kazan
2018
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2018 FIFA World Cup Russia
11 Russian cities
2019
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