Monthly Archive: March 2011

Population of Russia in 2011

Population of Russia in 2011

The population of Russia in 2011 is 141,837,976, according to Rosstat, the official Russian Government statisticians. Find out more about how the Russian population, its ethnic groups, its demographic fall and rise, and the Russian diaspora in this post.

What is the Capital of Kazakhstan?

What is the Capital of Kazakhstan?

The capital city of Kazakhstan is Astana, a city in the north-west of the country. Astana is one of the world’s newest capital cities – it only became the Kazakhstan capital on 10 December...

South African Farmers to Move to Georgia

South African Farmers to Move to Georgia

If you’re Georgia, a poor post-Soviet state with an old-fashioned and inefficient farming industry, what do you do to perk things up a little bit? Why, you invite a bunch of South African farmers to move north and set up shop in the Caucasus.

Russian Premier League 2011

Russian Premier League 2011

The Russian Premier League 2011-2012 season gets underway on 12 March 2011. Here we provide information about the league’s unique format for this season, a brief preview of the season, and links to some...