A skyline view of Yekaterinburg
Ural State Economic University opened a photography exhibit last week commemorating the 25 with anniversary of the withdrawal of Russian troops.
Author and satirist Mikhail Zoshchenko
Yekaterinburg held its annual Pancake Day festival over the weekend
A delegation from Italy's Marche Polytechnic University traveled to Yekaterinburg last week to meet with Ural Federal University Rector Viktor Koksharov regarding future measures of collaboration between the two institutions.
Late last month, a Ural Airlines flight attendant fell from an Airbus A321 onto the runway of Dubai Airport after a catering truck accidentally crashed into the aircraft.
Yekaterinburg hosted the Urals Wedding Exhibition over the weekend
Ural Federal University recently partnered with the Foundation for Internet Development Initiatives with the support of the Agency for Strategic Initiatives in order to develop and support start-up projects carried out via internet.
The Sverdlovsk region's Domodedovo Airport recently issued a statement on its website urging air travelers to use Aeroexpress trains to and from the airport during the month-long period of construction on federal highway A-105.
The Sverdlovsk region fined more than 200 cab drivers in 2013 for moving violations.
Last Wednesday, Russian youth soccer team CSKA Moscow was defeated by Paris Saint-Germain during the quarterfinals of the UEFA Youth League.
Aeroexpress recently won an award for its mobile app at the Prize II Digital Communications Awards.
Ural Federal University recently hosted an event on the mapping of Russian scientific achievements as an educational reference and resource--part of a conference on information resources for education and science.
The flag of Sverdlovsk
Nomos Bank announced last week the Micex placement of three-year exchange bonds, BO-04, valued at $140 million.
Last Saturday, Rostelecom and the CSKA Moscow basketball club held their "Dream Team" recruiting initiative at the Timirjazevskaja sports school.
The administration of Yekaterinburg recently begun conceptualizing and developing its stand for the Innoprom 2014 exhibition, which will be held July 9-12.
Earlier this week, Ural Federal University's men's basketball team defeated students from the Russian State University of Physical Culture, Sport, Youth and Tourism in Moscow.