16 march 2018, 14:11

Mayor of Vladivostok Vitaly Verkeyenko: «Ice half marathon opened a new page in the history of international sport events in our city»

On February 24, 2018 Vladivostok hosted the 3rd ice half marathon event – “Honor Vladivostok Ice Run”. Sportsmen from 10 countries and 17 Russian regions met on the ice of Novik Inlet just off the coast of Russky Island to compete in running for distances of 5, 10 and 21.1 kilometers. A separate 500-meter distance was also reserved for youngest participants.

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18 february 2018, 17:15

Locals and visitors celebrate Maslenitsa in Vladivostok

Public outdoor festival, Russian folk contests and games, unique festive traditions – one could experience all this on Vladivostok’s central square on February 18, during the celebration of Maslenitsa – a traditional Slavic holiday. According to Russian tradition, Maslenitsa is considered a “farewell to winter” celebration.

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10 february 2018, 10:00

Construction of a ring road in Vladivostok to be discussed at Russian Government session

The Aide to the President of Russian Federation Igor Levitin held a working meeting in Vladivostok on Thursday, February 8. With the Interim Governor Andrei Tarasenko and Mayor of Vladivostok Vitaly Verkeyenko participating, the meeting focused on issues of transport infrastructure development in Primorsky region, including Vladivostok Ring Road (VKAD) project, local rail transportation and purchase of a ferry.

09 february 2018, 12:00

Chinese investors are interested in Vladivostok Ring Road and the “Millionka” projects

The issue was discussed between the Mayor of Primorye capital Vitaly Verkeyenko and Consul General of China in Vladivostok Yan Wenbin during the latter’s protocol visit to the City Administration on February 8.

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