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Arctic Cold War Is Heating Up

By Laurence Blair In1553, several fishermen near Arkhangelsk were t

19th-Century Thinking but 21st-Century Skills

By Roger N. McDermott Following Russia's military operation inCrime

Real Estate

Moscow Considers Industrial Zone Revamp

The Moscow government is considering introducing a new law that would force those who own real estate in industrial zones to renovate their properties, Kommersant reported Monday, quoting a source in property developer Moskomstroiinvest.

LSR Wins $790M Contract to Develop ZiL Industrial Zone

Privately owned real estate company LSR Group has won a tender to redevelop the defunct ZiL automobile factory complex in southern Moscow, one of the biggest construction projects in the city, with a 28 billion ruble ($790 million) bid.

Career Center

Russian Employees Need Career Guarantees and Positive Environment

Russian employees are more eager to stay in a company if it offers career growth prospects and positive working environment, a report published by Ernst and Young said.

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Business For Business

Employment: Recruit the Right Talent to Increase Sales Effectiveness

A strong sales team is essential to the survival of the business. That is why even during harder times, companies continue to recruit sales core representatives. After all, they are responsible for revenue inflow.

Recent Country Reports

Russia - USA 2013

Russia and the U.S. have one of the fastest-growing business relationships. The Moscow Times first special report on Russian-US trade, in association with the American Chamber of Commerce in Russia, gives an insight into key issues affecting trade: Building relations with government, localizing your production and distribution, and complying with anti-corruption laws. It also takes a look at branding, the advertising market and the small but growing feature of Russian investment in the U.S.

Russia - Germany 2013

Welcome to the second edition of the Russia-Germany special country supplement, published by the Moscow Times. Each year this publication is a chance to examine the close ties between Russia and Germany and to remember that, despite the complicated history of their bilateral relations, today the countries are vital trading partners and important allies on the international stage.

Moscow Times Guides

Sochi Travel Guide

Sochi is unlike any other city in Russia. The obvious difference would be that it is warm so warm, in fact, that palm trees grow there, and you can still swim in the sea in September. But stating that Sochi is warm only scratches the surface of what this city has to offer.

Lifestyle Guide 2014

The new issue of the Lifestyle Guide presents the best places in Moscow ― fine dining, bars, nightclubs, luxe spa salons, beauty centers and premium-class hotels.

Beyond Moscow