HRC head urged to minimize restrictions on rights when using QR codes

Restrictions on rights and freedoms in the use of QR codes should be minimized, but the fight against the epidemic should not be interfered with, said the head of the Council for the Development of Civil Society and Human Rights (HRC) Valery Fadeev. …

Russian expert told when to vaccinate children

For the time being, it is only necessary to vaccinate children and adolescents against coronavirus for those who are at risk, and taking into account age and during remission, this opinion was expressed by the head of the Mechnikov Research Institute of Vaccines and Serums, Head of the Department of Microbiology, Virology and Immunology at … Read more

The Lipetsk Region Supported a Bill on QR Codes in Public Places

The deputies of the Lipetsk Regional Council by a majority of votes supported the amendments to the federal law on sanitary and epidemic welfare, which introduce the use of QR codes in public places, the regional administration reports in its Telegram channel. …

Russia will tighten sanctions for delayed flights

MOSCOW, 9 Dec – General Prosecutor’s Office The Russian Federation, in connection with violations of the norms of air legislation, supported the initiative to tighten sanctions against air carriers for the delay of regular flights, the press service of the supervisory agency reports. “The General Prosecutor’s Office of the Russian Federation has identified gaps in … Read more

845 people with COVID-19 were hospitalized in Moscow per day

During the day, 845 people with COVID-19 were hospitalized in Moscow, 560 people are on mechanical ventilation, according to the operational headquarters for control and monitoring of the situation with coronavirus in the capital. …

Russia ranked 47th in pandemic preparedness rating

WASHINGTON, Dec 9 – Russia ranked 47th in the pandemic and epidemic preparedness ranking, ahead of China, Israel and almost 150 other countries, according to the global health security index prepared by American scientists (GHS). The index is calculated by an American non-profit organization Nuclear Threat Initiative in partnership with Johns Hopkins University Health Security … Read more

"Omicron" can enhance the development of interregional tourism, said the expert

The emergence of the omicron coronavirus strain may contribute to the development of interregional tourism, the head of the Ural branch of the Russian Union of Travel Industry, President of the Ural Tourism Association Mikhail Maltsev told reporters on Thursday. …

Nikolaev commented on the lawsuit filed against him about infringement of the rights of the unvaccinated

The head of Chuvashia, Oleg Nikolaev, said in an interview that he was ready to meet with people who filed a class action lawsuit against him for infringement of the rights of those who were not vaccinated against coronavirus, but they did not express such a desire. …

Putin noted RDIF’s contribution to the development and promotion "Satellite V"

Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated the employees and partners of the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) on the tenth anniversary of its creation, noting that the fund has made a significant contribution to the development and promotion of the Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine, the corresponding telegram was published on the Kremlin website. …