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Restaurants and cafes

On June 23, 165 of the city's 170 restaurants, cafes and bars reopened.

There are a lot of people on the summer porch at the entrance to one of the restaurants.

– Since the opening of summer verandas, we now always have this situation! People missed delicious food, good music, and freshly ground coffee. We can finally welcome guests inside the restaurant. But in this weather, everyone wants to sit in the fresh air. Therefore, we plan to open another additional summer veranda – Ksenia, the restaurant's art Director, shared her plans.

– We are very glad that now you can get out like this – not for a couple of hours twice a week on a pass, but just like that! So we went out specially to celebrate this event, – said a restaurant visitor Natalia, who came here for lunch with her son Ivan.

– Of course, I am happy to return to normal life. There are a lot of work to do, but we missed it all so much, – Kristina, the waitress, said.


Public service centers

Centres of public services «My documents» started to accept visitors without an appointment.

At the entrance to the multifunctional center of the Staroye Kryukovo district in Zelenograd, we were measured the temperature. Masks and gloves are required.

There wasn't a single queue in the office. Employees ' workplaces are separated by special protective glass barriers, and the floor is marked to maintain social distance.

According to the head of the center, Anna Gontar, all the services that the multifunctional centers provided before the start of the self-isolation regime are now fully provided again. The most popular are assistance in obtaining a foreign passport and paying for housing and utilities services.


On fresh air

Since June 23, residents of Zelenograd can again use playgrounds, benches, gazebos and outdoor exercise equipment.

In the Park of the 40th anniversary of Victory, everything looks like before the beginning of the pandemic. As if the regime of self-isolation did not exist at all.

As last summer, children run and have fun here. Teenagers sit on benches and eat ice cream, couples sunbathe on the grass.

The restraining tapes were gone from the playgrounds, and they were filled again with laughter and ringing voices.

Looking at all this, we can say with confidence that the city and its inhabitants are really returning to their usual life.



DY Technologies («Ди Вай Технолоджис») will create an import-substituting production of automotive electronics at the Alabushevo site in Zelenograd and will allocate more than 200 million rubles (about $2.9 million) for the project. The investor will start construction of the new plant at the end of this year. This was announced by Vladimir Efimov, Deputy mayor of Moscow for economic policy, property and land relations.

– The new production facility will provide automotive electronics to car manufacturers, telecommunications companies and major car Park operators. The total investment in this project will amount to more than 200 million rubles, and the company plans to reach full capacity by 2023. The company will create more than 60 new jobs at the new plant, – the Vice-mayor said.

On a plot of 0.45 ha, the investor will build a plant with an area of more than 2100 sq. m. Construction will begin at the end of 2020, and commissioning is planned in the first quarter of 2022. The new plant will produce multimedia devices and video recorders for a wide range of vehicles.

According to Alexander Prokhorov, head of the capital's Department of investment and industrial policy, the proximity of the production to the Moscow Institute of electronic technology, which is also located in Zelenograd, will allow students to pass an internship directly at the enterprise with the prospect of further employment.

– The company plans to use all the preferences of a resident of the special economic zone – lease, tax and customs benefits. Annual savings of up to 47 percent on taxes and other mandatory payments will allow to redirect funds to the organization of production businesses, pay special attention to energy efficiency, personnel safety and environmental protection, – said Gennady Degtev, General Director of the Technopolis Moscow special economic zone.


An enterprise for the production of rubies and sapphires from synthetic materials will be built in Zelenograd. This was announced by the chief architect of Moscow Sergey Kuznetsov.

– The laboratories will create optimal conditions for the formation and growth of crystals, – said Sergey Kuznetsov.

The layout of the building was influenced by the features of the technological process and safety requirements. On the first floor there will be office and technical rooms, on the second –production and staff rooms, on the third – offices for laboratory research and tests.

Much attention will be paid to the safety and comfort of personnel, for this purpose the company will install the most modern engineering systems.

Production of precious stones from synthetic corundum will appear in «Alabushevo». As previously noted by Moscow mayor Sergei Sobyanin, the special economic zone is of interest to those who are going to develop high-tech production and engage in innovation.

Synthetic corundum is an artificially grown mineral. All synthetic varieties are called the same as natural stones, because they are created from the same chemicals.