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SPIEF 2018 kicks off in St. Petersburg

The 22nd annual International Economic Forum (SPIEF) kicks off in Russia’s city of St. Petersburg at the ExpoForum Convention and Exhibition Center and will last for three days.  The events of the forum have been banded …

Putin to meet major foreign investors

Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold a meeting with major foreign investors on the sidelines of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) on May 24, acting presidential press secretary Dmitry …

FC Krasnodar defeats FC Zenith in St. Petersburg

St Petersburg FC  Zenith was defeated by  FC Krasnodar in the match of the 25th round of the Championship of Russia. The match was held today in the Northern capital and finished with a score of 2: 1 in favor of the FC …

St. Petersburg remembers victims of subway terror blast

St Petersburg remembers the victims of the terrorist bombing of the city’s metro that occurred exactly on this day a year ago. Today, volunteers will hand out a thousand white roses at the entrance of Techknologichesky Institut …

Hermitage to tell about Echmiadzin and Boris Piotrovsky

Today, the Hermitage reported about the upcoming events, among them - the evening dedicated to Echmiadzin on February 8, the Day of Culture of Armenia and the 110th anniversary of Academician Boris Piotrovsky on February 14. Art critic …

St. Petersburg supermarket blast suspect detained

Russia’s FSB Federal Security Service has detained the perpetrator and organizer of the explosion at the Perekrestok supermarket in St. Petersburg, the FSB PR center said, TASS reports. "On December 30, 2017, the Federal …