27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

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Medvedev to participate in Closing Ceremony in Kazan
17.07.2013  01:12

Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev will take part in the Closing Ceremony of the 27th Summer Universiade in the Kazan Arena Stadium.

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Minister of Sports of Russian Federation V. Mutko presents 1970s Soviet tracksuit top to Kazan Soviet Lifestyle Museum
16.07.2013  20:19

Minister of Sports of the Russian Federation Vitaly Mutko took part in boosting the Kazan Soviet Lifestyle Museum with a gift of a 1970s Soviet tracksuit top.

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Mayors of Kazan and South Korean Gwangju sign Agreement of Friendship and Cooperation between cities
16.07.2013  19:33

The press office of Mayor of Kazan reports that the Agreement of Friendship and Cooperation between the capital of Tatarstan and the South Korean city Gwangju was signed today in the Kazan City Hall by the Mayor of Kazan Ilsur Metshin and the Mayor of Gwangju Kang Un-tai.

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Chairman of Board of Directors of Gazprom OJSC arrives to Kazan
16.07.2013  19:31

Today, Viktor Zubkov, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gazprom OJSC and a special representative of the President of Russia for interaction with the Gas Exporting Countries Forum, arrived to the Republic of Tatarstan with a working visit.

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Around 770,000 people visit competitions at Kazan Universiade
16.07.2013  18:46

Around 770,000 spectators have visited competitions at the Summer Universiade 2013 in Kazan.

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Mutko about possibility of holding Olympics in Kazan: I'm not ready to discuss this topic
16.07.2013  18:36

Discussing the possibility of hosting the Olympic Games in Kazan is premature, the Russian sports minister Vitaly Mutko said.

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For long memory
16.07.2013  18:24

The 27th Summer Universiade comes to the end and, of course, each participant and witness of this event want to capture the most pleasant moments in memory, and the products with the Universiade logo can be helpful in this case.

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Destination - Kazan!
16.07.2013  18:17 Photo

What do the athletes and foreign delegations see when arrive to the city? Of course, the greeters at the airport. Approximately 300 volunteers were recruited to assist in organising of meeting the guests. Each of them has her/his own position, but all of them share one thing - it's kind smile, sparkling eyes and cheerful greetings. We decided to ask them about what they think airport on the last days of the Universiade.

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Festive event comes to end
16.07.2013  18:13

The long awaited Universiade 2013 turned out to be a surprise for most Kazan citizens. Some feel happy due to extremely high comfort (there are even no traffic jams!), other expect worse consequences for the citizens after the closing of the University Games.

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MEGA announced global liquidation of gifts for volunteers
16.07.2013  17:52

One more party for Kazan 2013 volunteers was held at the MEGA Shopping Centre yesterday.

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