The Russian Center of Science and Culture in Hanoi has begun preparations for the Olympiad movement - 2019, during which screening tests are planned for the Russian language, mathematics, physics and computer science. For the third time in a row, Olympiads will be held at nine sites in the northern, central and southern parts of Vietnam and will attract more than three thousand schoolchildren to participate.
The Russian Information and Cultural Center in Baku (RICC) hosted a traditional meeting with journalists of the Azerbaijani and Russian media on the Day of Russian Press. This holiday is celebrated on January 13 and is timed to the beginning of the release of the first Russian newspaper Vedomosti in 1703. Journalists who most actively cover Russian-Azerbaijani humanitarian contacts have gathered in the RICC.