The authorities of St. Petersburg allowed transport enterprises to refuse passengers without masks to get on public transport and taxi.
Border guards do not allow Russians with Finnish real estate to cross state border
Finland opened entry to its territory for such citizens, but Russia does not have a similar permission, therefore Russians are not allowed to cross the border with Finland.
18 billion rubles will be allocated by St. Petersburg to support COVID-affected business
The authorities of St. Petersburg will allocate 18 billion rubles to support the business that suffered due to the pandemic of coronavirus infection.
Mortality from mental disorders in St. Petersburg is 447%
In July, 76 people died with such diagnoses. At the same time, initially the figures in the statistics were small, so now it is observing a sharp big jump.
In St. Petersburg it is necessary to respect rules to get into metro
You can be not allowed to the St.Petersburg metro when violating some rules: the absence of a ticket, including for luggage, masks and gloves, as well as refusal to undergo inspection.
Heating in St. Petersburg will be turned on no earlier than October 10
Heating in St. Petersburg will be turned on no earlier than October 10 due to warm weather.
St. Petersburg authorities plan to actively develop water tourism
On September 27, the Northern capital will hold the action «The unique charm of hospitable St. Petersburg.» in honor of World Tourism Day
Peterburg electric car will be launched into mass production
Specialists of the CompMechLab Engineering Center in St. Petersburg have developed the ML CAR electric car, which will be launched into mass production.
International Fashion Center to be established in St. Petersburg
The federal retailer Iridato Group plans to create a fashion space on the basis of the Fashion House in the vicinity of the Petrograd Fashion metro station, which will present international and Russian brands.
St. Petersburg authorities may open cinemas on September 12
In connection with the numerous complaints of the owners of cinemas and food courts, the St. Petersburg government is considering the possibility of opening them earlier than September 20.
Festival of flowers in St. Petersburg is dedicated to doctors this year
On August 28, the fourteenth Flower Festival begins in St. Petersburg, which is dedicated to doctors this year.
St. Petersburg faces problem of unpleasant smell
The Committee on Environmental Management, Rospotrebnadzor, Rosprirodnadzor, the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergencies of the Russian Federation and the prosecutor's office will join efforts to combat environmental pollution in the northern capital.
European coronavirus vaccine to be tested on Russians
Testing on volunteers will be held in Moscow and St. Petereburg. The British-Swedish company AstraZeneca, together with scientists from the University of Oxford, has completed the development of a vaccine against coronavirus.
St. Petersburg authorities are not going to open food courts in near future
St. Petersburg authorities do not plan to open food courts and cinemas in the near future due to the danger of a second wave of coronavirus in the autumn.
High-speed «Strizh» will start running from St. Petersburg to Volga region
The company «Russian Railways» is going to run a high-speed train «Strizh» from St. Petersburg to Samara in August and early September.
The number of unemployed in St. Petersburg exceeded 100 thousand
At the beginning of the year, 14 thousand unemployed Petersburgers were registered.
Mass events allowed to hold since August 8 in St. Petersburg
Since August 8, open-air amusement parks, sports, cultural, and entertainment events resume work in St. Petersburg Parks.