During the time when the Soviet Union existed, Russia, the principal constituent was regarded as a superpower among the nations all over the world. Even after the dissolution of the Soviet Union, Russia continues to enjoy various privileges like being the permanent member of the United Nations Security Council and member of many other international bodies. The economy of the nation shows an ascending graph, with unemployment coming down in the recent years and salaries showing an upward trend, backed by the strong and stable administration. Russia continued to be in the forefront when it comes to the field of science, space research and technology, although the midway crisis in the 1990s has hampered such developments to a considerable extent.

Website Listings

Altai Republic

Jun 29, 2010 |

Provides comprehensive information on tourism, government, education, mass media, culture, and more. English version available.

British Council Russia

Jun 29, 2010 |

Promoting educational plans, scientific and cultural cooperation between Britain and other countries. English version available.

Economic Education and Research Consortium

Jun 29, 2010 |

Features an e-Library which gives access to researches and journals in social science and humanities.

Gazeta

Jun 29, 2010 |

Features latest news, political events, articles, opinions and issues in the country.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Jun 29, 2010 |

Includes official MFA materials and publications, embassy information, addresses and phone numbers, and more. English version available.

St. Petersburg Times

Jun 29, 2010 |

English-language daily newspaper reporting on business, opinions, politics, news and culture in Russia and the world.

United States: Russian Embassy in Washington, DC

Jun 29, 2010 |

Official website of the Russian Embassy in Washington, provides general visa details, types of visas, documents required, contact details of the Russian consulate.

Where Russia

Jun 29, 2010 |

Provides information of the regions in the country, it's people and cultural heritage.