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Anthony & Janard -Moscow Russia

Anthony

People & Culture:


1. Moscow’s architecture and performing arts culture are world-renowned.
2. Moscow is a major economic centre and is the world's billionaire capital, home to the largest number of billionaires in the world.
The Moscow Kremlin and the Moskva River
The Moscow Kremlin and the Moskva River
The Moscow Kremlin and the Moskva River
3. In 2007 Moscow was named the world's most expensive city for the second year in a row.[2]
4. It is home to many scientific and educational institutions, as well as numerous sport facilities.
5. It possesses a complex transport system that includes the world’s busiest metro system, which is famous for its architecture and artwork.
St. Basil's Cathedral and Spasskaya Tower of Kremlin, Red Square, Moscow
St. Basil's Cathedral and Spasskaya Tower of Kremlin, Red Square, Moscow
St. Basil's Cathedral and Spasskaya Tower of Kremlin, Red Square, Moscow
6. However, while the overall stability has improved in the recent years, crime and corruption continue to remain a problem hindering business development.

Population Pyramid for Russia: 2000
Population Pyramid for Russia: 2000

Population Pyramid for Russia: 2025
Population Pyramid for Russia: 2025

From U.S. Census Bureau

Janard and Anthony

Economics & Industry


  1. natural resources, its well-educated population, and its diverse - although increasingly dilapidated - industrial base.natural resources, its well-educated population, and its diverse - although increasingly dilapidated - industrial base.
  2. Russia has a very strong military.
  3. Of great help was the tripling of international oil prices in the second half of 1999, raising the export surplus to $29 billion.
  4. Russia is currently the fastest growing economy in the G8.
    Moscow skyline in 2006, with construction in the right
    Moscow skyline in 2006, with construction in the right
    Moscow skyline in 2006, with construction in the right
Center center so it attract alot of visters.

Moscow is also a business center for russia 111111111111111.jpg Ctiy center for tourism 3628477.jpg

Janard

Physical Geography & Landmarks


  1. Moscow has a continental climate, typified by exceedingly cold, long winters and hot summers.
  2. In mid-summer, during July and August, temperatures are pleasantly warm, with occasionally hot spells, and humidity tends to be high.
  3. Winters differ drastically, with only about six hours of daylight in the middle of the season and temperatures recorded at way below freezing point.
  4. Winter snows start in October and the snow blanket persists well into spring.
  5. Moscow has little rainfall, most of its precipitation falling as snow.
  6. Many differ

Graphical bar chart showing Moscow's average weather conditions for a year (Jan - Dec)
Graphical bar chart showing Moscow's average weather conditions for a year (Jan - Dec)

Moscow climate from BBC Weather Centre


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