Vladimir Putin,
The President
of the Russian Federation
 
Dear friends!

Russia today is an encounter with an undiscovered land.

Visitors have a fresh opportunity to explore and travel a vast array of exciting and ancient cultures, from the grand imperial Russia of St. Petersburg to the timeless small town life of Siberia. One of the most notable features of present day in Russia is a renewed celebration of the wealth of its past and its potential for the future. Throwing off the blanket of communist uniformity, Russia today is a nation of enormous diversity and tremendous vitality, and an open gate for all, this change made it easier in getting travel visas to visit our country. A new Russia is now in full bloom.

 


News and Media

The sources to Russian News:

Prime Tass is a Russian economic and political news www.prime-tass.com, great source of economics news in Russia and abroad.
 
Russia Today, a 24/7 English-language news channel to present the Russian point of view on events happening in Russia and around the globe www.russiatoday.ru
 
Russian News Network, daily news, headlines and news stories related to the 15 former republics of the U.S.S.R. and/or related regions, for example, Central Asia www.russiannewsnetwork.com
 
Moscow Times is a daily news on business, politics, cultrure in Russia www.moscowtimes.ru
 
Kommersant is a daily news, site features both Russian and English versions www.kommersant.com
 
Gazeta is a headline news, informational, politics, economics, sports, education, culture publication www.gazeta.ru
 
NewsRu is a popular internal news network www.newsru.com