St. Petersburg Institute of the FSB of Russia celebrates 85 years since its foundation

On September 26, the Institute of the FSB of Russia in St. Petersburg celebrates the 85th anniversary of its founding. The educational institution has become one of the oldest in the country. It is noted that the institute has come a long way over the years. .

George Institute for Global Health figured out how to convince people to drink less

unsplash.com A way to convince people to drink less alcohol was found by Australian scientists from the George Institute for Global Health. It turned out that a person refuses alcohol more often when he learns about its carcinogenic properties. The most effective combination turned out to be a combination of commercials linking drinking and cancer. … Read more

Mira Terada spoke about the fight between the Russian FBI and the “Peacemaker” at the conference of the Schiller Institute

Mira Terada, head of the Foundation for the Fight against Repressions, founded by businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin, took part in the international conference Executive Intelligence Review, organized by the Schiller Institute. She announced this in her Telegram channel. .

Director of the HSE Institute explained the specifics of compiling statistics on cases of COVID-19

So, megacities are characterized by spasmodic schedules, she noted. As a rule, the largest number of cases in such cities is detected in the middle and end of the week. This makes statistics “artificial history,” Sputnik radio reports. .

Drunken security guard of the Institute of Archeology in Moscow celebrated his birthday by stealing a Mercedes

In Moscow, a 22-year-old security guard from the Institute of Archeology of the Russian Academy of Sciences arranged a drunken ride in a stolen Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 belonging to an employee of the institution. The issue of initiating a criminal case is being resolved. This is reported by the Telegram channel Mash. .

Unemployment left for the fall // Ministry of Economy shared a slight concern about future employment

Economics Minister Maksim Reshetnikov expects Russia’s record low unemployment rate to rise slightly in the fall, as evidenced by rising rates of underemployment at enterprises, he said. So far, according to surveys by the Gaidar Institute, the proportion of workers who have been transferred to a shorter working day, sent on vacation or are in … Read more

Programmers are still being taught faster than they leave // ​​Monitoring of digital technologies

The information and communication technology sector in the first quarter of 2022 felt little of the impact of the sanctions. Thus, the volume of goods, works, services sold by large and medium-sized enterprises reached 1.3 trillion rubles, an increase of 24.6% compared to the same period last year, indicate the Institute for Statistical Research and … Read more

The industry continues to lose imports // Monitoring of the market situation

The new issue of the Gaidar Institute’s (IEP) bulletin of market surveys published the results of a study of the provision of industrialists with raw materials, materials and components. As it turned out, in July, this provision from Russian suppliers increased to 79% – up to the average level of previous years. The supply of … Read more

The Internet is considered by age // Monitoring IT

The growth in Internet use associated with the pandemic has not improved the digital skills of Russians, the gap in the level of competencies between the most adapted to the Internet youth and older citizens has only grown, experts from the HSE Institute for Statistical Research and Economics of Knowledge (ISSEK) conclude. At the same … Read more