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Young chefs at Zuma Kitchen Profi Summer 2017

On August 1, in the culinary studio "Taste of Life" the first championship for young chefs Zuma Kitchen Profi was held. "Life around Vladivostok" talked with participants to find out how they chose the profession of a cook, what are the opportunities for development and training now, and why such competitions are needed. The contest was organized by the Pan-Asian restaurant Zuma.
Style

What to wear: Mary Katrantzou dress, Oh, my sweatshirt, Casio G-Shock watch

Every week, Life around finds out what's new in Moscow stores, and tells where to go for new brands, the best collections and the biggest discounts. Loewe TSUM, ul. Petrovka, 2 +7 (495) 933−73−00 Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Sun. 11: 00−22: Tsum.ru Spanish brand Loewe also did not sit idle and presented a collaboration with Penelope Cruz.
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Gastromarket "Baltschug", second Flora No Fauna and Kotomka Drinks

Kotomka Drinks Address: st. Zemlyanoy Val, 14-16, p. 1 Opening hours: Mon - Fri .: 09: 00-21: 00; Sat - Sun: 10: 00-21: 00 Average bill: 300 rubles Facebook The owners of the vintage Fefela store opened a zero waste store and a coffee shop in one space. The first room is reserved for household goods, groceries and cosmetics, and in the second there is a beautiful pink coffee shop.
Stories

Hobby World: How Merger Helps Two Companies Survive

The founders of Fantasy World, who invented the popular Berserk collectible card game, wanted to do business on one product. The plan did not work, and in order to diversify the risks, they took up the production of board games. In a new market for them, they began to compete with Smart.
Management

Evgeny Gordeev about 5 reasons to refuse an investor

Evgeny GORDEEV Managing Director of Russian Ventures Fund I am one of those investors who believes that the relations of project participants should be partnership. What does it mean? You (the founders of the project) and I (the investor) must converge in such a combination of knowledge, opportunities and connections so that you get not just a successful flash project, but a company that one of the industry leaders wants to buy for a lot of money.

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How to furnish an apartment in the style of Shabby Chic

The expression "shabby chic" is familiar to many, but not everyone knows how to properly use the techniques and objects specific to this style. Interiors in this style teach to see beauty in imperfect things: worn surfaces, peeling paint, stretched lace and darkened metal from old age. Despite the fact that the Shabby Chic style room seems casually furnished, and the mini-still lifes of old cans and boxes, cracked frames and faded candlesticks are natural or even random, painstaking work is behind all this.
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Dentist | 2019
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Dentist

It’s very easy to deceive the patient - he lies in a chair with his mouth open: they stroked him, poked him with something, turned him on and off. Along with this, a sense of time is lost, there is no understanding when this should all end. I often see the results of such work, but medical ethics do not allow us to say that the previous doctor did something bad.
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Apartment of the week (Moscow) | 2019
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Apartment of the week (Moscow)

Oksana moved to her own apartment on Schukinskaya about a year and a half ago. It attracted a familiar area, and the comfort and infrastructure of a new residential complex, and a view of the forest. Oksana was engaged in marketing for a long time, but after studying at MARCHI and Parsons NY, her passion for design and interiors was no longer just a hobby.
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Not Just Mojito: Recipes for Easy Summer Cocktails | 2019
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Not Just Mojito: Recipes for Easy Summer Cocktails

The season of verandas and trips to nature is already open. Life around has compiled cocktail recipes with a sequence of actions that you can easily reproduce at home, and with ingredients that are easy to find in a chain supermarket. The main thing is to stock up on enough ice in advance. Valentina Peruk managing director at Pier 8/4 (St. Petersburg) There are a large number of options for the Aperol Spritz cocktail, I suggest making it with freshly squeezed orange juice.
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Where is cheaper drinking yogurt? | 2019
Red price

Where is cheaper drinking yogurt?

Complaining about prices has long been a habit: someone blames the high rental rate or different prices from different suppliers, others are sure of the greed of the owners. One way or another, the same product in different stores can cost differently. Life around continues a series of materials on where to buy more profitably.
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10 exhibitions of the Fifth Moscow Biennale for Young Art
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10 exhibitions of the Fifth Moscow Biennale for Young Art

Main project The main project of the Biennale of Young Art opens on July 1 at the Trekhgornaya manufactory. The curator of the exhibition is the British Nadim Samman - who, according to the portal Artsy, is one of the twenty most influential young curators of Europe - selected works of almost a hundred artists from around the world. The theme of the biennale is "Deep Inside."
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Petersburg retailer Luuk opens a store in Moscow
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Petersburg retailer Luuk opens a store in Moscow

The retailer from St. Petersburg "Luuk" opens the first clothing store in Moscow. The site will begin operating in October on Tverskaya Street, representatives of a St. Petersburg company told Life around. The store will only sell women's clothing. Promise "non-trivial and advanced brands from around the world at reasonable and affordable prices."
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Likbez: What happens to pensions
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Likbez: What happens to pensions

Humanity is aging: there are fewer workers per pensioner. According to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, in 1950 there were seven in developed countries, six in 1963, five in 1976 and four in our time. Aging continues, and, according to experts, starting in 2023, this ratio will fall to 3 to 1, and by 2047 to 2 to 1.
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Evangelist
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Evangelist

It is believed that the first evangelist was Guy Kawasaki, who got a job in 1984 as a marketer at Macintosh. In his books The Art of the Start and How to Drive Your Competition Crazy, he argues that evangelist marketing differs from classic marketing in that it is not focused on goods and money, but on making the world a better place.
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Is it worth it to move to Montenegro
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Is it worth it to move to Montenegro

Montenegro separated from Serbia only in 2006, but has already managed to become a popular holiday destination on the Adriatic Sea for Russians and Europeans. The country is in 80th place in terms of GDP, takes a rather high 49th place in the human development index, taking into account the level of education, quality and life expectancy.
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Gray's bistro opened on Horse Street
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Gray's bistro opened on Horse Street

Grey's Bistro opened on Konnaya Street with grilled dishes, a minimalist interior and a not-too-large average bill. The hostesses at the new place have three - these are friends of Yana Sofronova, Anna Eremeeva and Elena Plotnikova. All of them managed to work in various St. Petersburg institutions on positions from hostesses to manager.
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Exhibition Guide for the Fashion and Style in Photography 2011 Project
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Exhibition Guide for the Fashion and Style in Photography 2011 Project

Fashion and Style in Photography 2011 is the seventh international festival organized by the Moscow House of Photography. Over 10 exhibitions will be held at 10 venues in the capital over two months. The program has many Italian names thanks to the Russia-Italy year and high-profile world names. The organizers even managed to get an autobiographical exhibition of fashion photographer Jürgen Teller.
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