Outsourcing development to Russia

Russia is the largest country in the world. The Capital is Moscow with a population of 12 million. Other large cities include Saint Petersburg (5m pop), Novosobirsk (1.6m pop), Yekaterinburg (1.4m), Nizhny Novgorod (1.2m pop), Kazan (1.2m pop), Chelyabinsk (1.2m pop), Omsk (1.2m pop), Samara (1.2m pop) and Ufa (1.1m pop). Population of 146 million.

The International dialling code is +7

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The Russian flag consists of  three equal horizontal bands of colour, white on top with blue below it and red at the bottom.

Moscow time is UTC + 3 hours

Yekaterinburg it UTC+6 hours

Omsk is UTC +7 hours

Krasnoyark is UTC+8 hours

Irkutsk is UTC + 9 hours

Yakastuk is UTC+10

Valdivostok is UTC + 11 hours

Magadan is UTC + 12 hours

There is no adjustment for Daylight Savings Time (DST) in the summer.

There are 27 times zones in Russia from UTC+2 to UTC+12

The ruble is the official currency of Russia.

Currency code RUB

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