Friday, July 19, 2024
Russia announced on Tuesday that train movement across a Trans-Siberian railway bridge in the country's far east, which was destroyed by floods last week, has been fully restored. The world's longest railway serves as a vital link in the Russian economy, transporting not only people but also goods such as oil, wood,...
Security agents in Poland have arrested a government official on suspicion of providing Russia with secrets about tactics Warsaw planned to use to try to block the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, the Polish government said on Monday. Stanislaw Zaryn, spokesman for the minister responsible for the...
Global aluminum demand rose by 6% to 64.2 million tons in 2017, Russian aluminum giant Rusal has announced. In the world excluding China, demand grew by 3.7% to 29.2 million tons, while Chinese demand increased by 7.8% to 34.9 million tons, the company said. “Despite high aluminum prices there is...
South Korea’s Hyundai Construction Equipment Co., an equipment producer under Hyundai Heavy Industries Group, said that it has clinched a $30 million order from Russia, Yonhap News reported last week. The company will supply 300 units of construction equipment, including 260 excavators, to a Russian customer by the end of...
A freshly built military communication center in the Republic of Tyva has gone operational, the press-service of the Central Military Region said on Friday, Tass informed. "In a special ceremony held inside the new building the first shift on duty was given orders to get down to work. The new...
The Ministry of Economy has offered a series of steps to assist transport infrastructure builders, who protested to Russian President Vladimir Putin about the industry's difficulties in July. Among these measures are the establishment of a minimum level of profitability in government construction contracts and the obligation of customers...
Russia’s biggest gateway, the Sheremetyevo International Airport has won the approval to reconstruct its northern Terminal C, thus reaching another development milestone. The engineering design of the new terminal complex received the green light from Russia’s state authority for the project’s supervision, Glavgosexpertiza, Russian Aviation Insider reports. Terminal C will process international...
The new terminal currently in construction at Moscow's Domodedovo Airport will not be launched for at least another year, Vedomosti reported.  Authorities had planned to permanently open the T-2 terminal in time for the 2018 World Cup, but Russia’s Federal Agency for Air Transport, Rosaviatsiya, failed to build a second...
Russia’s Kalashnikov Concern, owned by state-run tech corporation Rostec, has completed the acquisition of shipbuilding assets, gaining a full set of competencies to enter the industry, the company’s CEO Vladimir Dmitriev told TASS news agency in an interview on Wednesday. "We are not planning to expand this business and...
A port in Russia's Far East could be developed by South Korea in order to help local companies take advantage of its strategic location, the country’s Oceans Ministry said on Monday, according to Yonhap News. The Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries said it will carry out the feasibility study until...