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C. RUSSIAN. L. T. U. R. E. SUNIL PATEL Roll NO. 47. INDEX. History Culture Demography Population GDP Global Business Import/Export Natural Resource Sustainable Business. About Russia. Capital – Moscow Currency – Russian Ruble ( € 1 = 35.4 Rubles)

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Russian

C

RUSSIAN

L

T

U

R

E

SUNIL PATEL

Roll NO. 47


Index
INDEX

  • History

  • Culture

  • Demography

  • Population

  • GDP

  • Global Business

  • Import/Export

  • Natural Resource

  • Sustainable Business


About russia
About Russia

  • Capital – Moscow

  • Currency – Russian Ruble (€ 1 = 35.4 Rubles)

  • Official Language – Russian

  • Primarily Spoken in – Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Belarus

  • Total Speaker - 164 Million

  • Religion – Christianity

  • Contribution - Music, Sports, Science, Technology & Arts

  • Largest area – 17,075 (‘000 sq. Km)


History
History

  • The history of Russia is a history of wars, migrations of nations, occupations, takeovers and revolutions, just like any other.

  • The history of Russia can be broken down into 4 categories

    • Early Russia (Center of the Slavic territory)

    • Czarist Russia (Czar Ivan III known as “ Ivan the Great”)

    • Communist Russia ( 922 – Union of Soviet Socialist Republics)

    • Russia after 1991 (Mikhail Gorbachev took power & helped the soviet economy to move towards democracy)

Mikhail Gorbachev

Boris Yeltsin

Alexander Putin


Culture
Culture

  • 75% of population leave in European Russia

  • One of the most populous country in the world with 150 different ethnic groups leads to lots of ethnic conflict

  • Each ethnic groups have its own distinctive language & culture

  • Some of the groups have a Christian heritage, while others are Islamic, Buddhist or Jewish

  • New year day is the most festive non-religious day

  • Many people have left the rural areas for the city

  • Russian’s urban & city areas are largely built by stones or concrete building and wide streets

  • ¾ Russian people leave in cities

  • 80% of people are slavs

  • Moscow & St. Petersburg have many beautiful museums exhibiting Russian treasures

  • Russians enjoy all kinds of literature, including folktales called “Skazki”

  • Russian orthodoxy was responsible for a Slavic alphabet called “Cyrillic”


Demography
Demography

  • World’s largest country

  • Located on two continent – Europe & Asia

  • Gigantic climate & harsh climates make transportation difficult

  • High, Rugged Caucasus Mountains are south of European Russia

  • Siberia takes up a large part of the land that crosses northern and Central Russia into Asia

  • Russia touches many inland bodies of water such as Back sea, Caspian Sea & Lake Baikal (world’s deepest fresh water lake)

  • Volga river is the longest river in Europe, carries almost ½ of Russian river traffic and provides water for irrigation & hydroelectric power


Population
Population

Population -144.7 Mln

Urban population - 72.9%

Below poverty line - 15.8%

Unemployment - 5.9%

Labour Force - Agriculture 10.8%

Industry 21.9%

Services 60.1%


Global business
Global Business

with foreign countries which are not the members of the CIS* in billion US dollars ($)

*CIS Countries - 12 Former USSR Republics: Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Moldova, Uzbekistan, Kirgizstan, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan

Sources: Official Russian State Customs Committee Statistics, 1994-2007; "Foreign Trade Change of Time", Moscow, 1996


Import export
Import-Export

  • Russia mainly exports:

    • Gas, crude oil and other mineral products - 65.7%

    • Metals, precious stones and articles - 16.4%.

    • Machinery, equipment and transport means - 5.8%.

  • Russia mainly imports:

    • Machinery, equipment and transport means - 47.7%.

    • Chemical products, rubber - 15.8%.

    • Foodstuffs and agricultural raw materials (excluding textile) - 15.7%


  • Import export1
    Import-Export %

    * trade with foreign countries which are not members of the CIS


    Natural resources
    Natural Resources

    • Oil & Gas (Untapped reserves)

    • Coal reserves

    • Minerals (leading exporter)

    • Gold

    • Fuel

    • Fishing industry (World 4th largest)

    • Other Minerals


    Substantial business
    Substantial Business

    • Russian Defense Industry

      • Employs 2.5 – 3 million people

      • World second largest of arm mfg.

      • Sukhoi & MiG fighters planes

  • Regrowth in Electronic

  • Telecommunication Industry

  • Agricultural Production

  • Information Technology

    • Intel, Sun Microsystem, Motorola, Nortel

  • Research & Development center

  • Nanotechnology