The base of housing and communal services received an update // Informsystem will be “cleaned” and supplemented with data of citizens

The Ministry of Construction for the modernization of the state information system (GIS) of housing and communal services proposes to slightly revise its content. It is planned to reduce the duplication of information through greater integration with other databases and registries, while supplementing the system with new sets of data. In particular, in the GIS, … Read more

In Gucci’s Name // Etsy Marketplace Blocked For Copyright Infringement

Access to the large international marketplace Etsy is blocked in Russia. One of the site’s pages contains prohibited information: several sellers offer counterfeit goods under the Gucci brand. Due to the traffic encryption technology used by the site, Roskomnadzor could not limit itself to blocking only one page with prohibited content and restricted access to … Read more

Housing grows in meters and rubles // Construction monitoring

In October, the pace of housing construction continued to grow – according to the Federal State Statistics Service, in a month in Russia was put into operation 9.8 million square meters. m, which is exactly one third (33.3%) more than a year earlier. However, after the maximum this year in September (10.4 million sq. M.), … Read more

Kremlin expects EU vaccination certificates to be recognized within months

Press Secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov said about “very positive contacts” with the European Union regarding the mutual recognition of vaccine certificates. He believes that a decision can be made “within a certain number of months.” “There were very positive contacts, and now, let’s say, the analysis of“ homework ”is underway. There is … Read more

Tours with a waiting limit // Alexandra Mertsalova on the new challenges of the tourist business

When, after several years of negotiations, Russian citizens finally waited for the opening of Egypt, they faced a wave of inconveniences. At the request of the Russian authorities, passengers of all flights departing from Egyptian airports to Russia undergo additional control, which in the case of a country in the Arab world turned out to … Read more