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Kazan (Scots)
Казань (Roushie)
Казан (Tatar)
-  Ceety[1]  -
Ceety o republic significance[1]
Kazan collage big.jpg
Various places in Kazan
Kazan is located in Tatarstan
Kazan
Kazan
Location o Kazan in the Republic of Tatarstan
Coordinates: 55°47′N 49°10′E / 55.783°N 49.167°E / 55.783; 49.167Coordinates: 55°47′N 49°10′E / 55.783°N 49.167°E / 55.783; 49.167
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Flag of Kazan (Tatarstan).png
Coat o airms
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Ceety Day August 30[2]
Admeenistrative status (as o December 2011)
Kintra Roushie
Federal subject Tatarstan[1]
Admeenistratively subordinatit tae ceety o republic significance o Kazan[1]
Caipital o Republic o Tatarstan[citation needit]
Admeenistrative center o ceety o republic significance o Kazan[1]
Municipal status (as o Januar 2012)
Urban okrug Kazan Urban Okrug[3]
Admeenistrative centre o Kazan Urban Okrug[3]
Mayor[4] Ilsur Metshin[4]
Representative body Ceety Duma[5]
Statistics
Population (2010 Census,
preliminary)
1,143,535 inhabitants[6]
Rank in 2010 8t
Time zone MSK (UTC+04:00)[7]
Founded 1005[8] (see text)
Postal code(s) 420xxx[9]
Dialin code(s) +7 843[10]
Offeecial wabsteid

Kazan (Roushie: Каза́нь‎; Tatar: Казан, Qazan) is the caipital ceety o the Republic o Tatarstan, Roushie. Wi a population o 1,105,000 (2002), it is the saxth lairgest ceety o Roushie. Kazan lies at the confluence o the Volga an Kazanka Rivers in European Roushie. In April 2009, the Roushie Patent Office grantit Kazan the richt tae brand itsel as the "Third Caipital" o Roushie. In 2009 it wis chosen as the "sports caipital o Roushie".[11] The Kazan Kremlin is a Warld Heritage Steid.

Internaitional relations[eedit | eedit soorce]

Consulates[eedit | eedit soorce]

Twa consulates general are foond in Kazan.[12]

  • Iran Consulate-General o Iran.
  • Turkey Consulate-General o Turkey.

An aa, there is Italy Italian Visa Center in Kazan.[13]

Twin touns — Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Kazan is twinned wi:

Internaitional organisations membership[eedit | eedit soorce]

Kazan haes an Alliance française centre.

Kazan haes an American Corner.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

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  4. 4.0 4.1 Official website of the Mayor of Kazan (Roushie)
  5. Official website of Kazan. Kazan City Duma (Roushie)
  6. "Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1" [2010 All-Russian Population Census, vol. 1)]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года (2010 All-Russia Population Census) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. 2011. Retrieved June 29, 2012. 
  7. Правительство Российской Федерации. Постановление №725 от 31 августа 2011 г. «О составе территорий, образующих каждую часовую зону, и порядке исчисления времени в часовых зонах, а также о признании утратившими силу отдельных Постановлений Правительства Российской Федерации». Вступил в силу по истечении 7 дней после дня официального опубликования. Опубликован: "Российская Газета", №197, 6 сентября 2011 г. (Government of the Russian Federation. Resolution #725 of August 31, 2011 On the Composition of the Territories Included into Each Time Zone and on the Procedures of Timekeeping in the Time Zones, as Well as on Abrogation of Several Resolutions of the Government of the Russian Federation. Effective as of after 7 days following the day of the official publication.).
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  9. Kazan Russia — a thousand-year Russian city
  10. Current local time in Kazan
  11. Komsomolskaya Pravda: Kazan - sports capital of Russia 14.12.2009
  12. Offices in Kazan
  13. Visa Management Service. Filiali
  14. Visiting card of Kazan city (in Russian)
  15. "Russia’s Kazan becomes Algeria’s Tlemcen twin city". english.ruvr.ru.