Kalmykia

April 16, 2021 14:52

  • Tulip Festival in Kalmykia attracts tourists amid pandemic

    An influx of tourists is expected to the Tulip Festival scheduled in the Tselinny District of Kalmykia; all the tickets for the cruise train from Moscow have been sold out; and hotel rooms have been booked, the organizers report. Tourist professionals have noted that because of the pandemic, Kalmykia has favourable conditions for the development of domestic tourism.

March 29, 2021 11:17

March 15, 2021 14:10

February 16, 2021 08:43

  • Ingushetia and Kalmykia are leaders in Russian rating of fighting HIV

    The authors of the study of the situation with HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) detection and treatment in Russia have placed Ingushetia and Kalmykia into the group of 13 best regions. Doctors of the Stavropol and Volgograd Regions are also successfully coping with the problem, while in other regions of the Southern Federal and North-Caucasian Federal Districts (SFD and NCFD) the problem is expressed at an average level.

February 10, 2021 18:57

  • Mishustin treats Adygea and Kalmykia as problem regions

    After his visit to Adygea and Kalmykia, Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin has claimed that the republics remain the regions with the most difficult social and economic situation. The leaders of Adygea and Kalmykia failed to properly use the Russian Prime Minister's visit to solve the "systemic problems" of their republics, political analyst Andrei Reshetov notes.

January 26, 2021 23:56

January 26, 2021 21:26

  • Analysts assess motives of protesters in Southern Russia

    The protests on January 23 became the largest in the past quarter century, journalist Sergey Smirnov reports. The main motive for participation in the protest actions is social discontent, while the political component has faded into the background, political analyst Yevgeny Minchenko suggests.

December 30, 2020 12:07

  • In spite of ban on mass events, residents of Kalmykia mark deportation day

    At the monument in Elista, residents of Kalmykia have commemorated those who perished during the Stalinist deportation. The authorities have actually ignored the date by failing to offer a programme of events, and also failed to ensure the sanitary and epidemiological safety in the territory of the memorial, activists report.

December 05, 2020 10:42

November 24, 2020 08:13

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