Thursday, December 1, 2022
In a bid to serve the growing food, retail and manufacturing sectors in Russia’s Rostov-on-Don, France-based logistics company FM Logistic has opened a 35,000 sqm warehouse in the region, The Load Star reports.  According to the company, the new facility will bring about 200 jobs to the Aksai district of...
Kalashnikov, the most famous arms developer in Russia, has launched a 13-foot tall walking robot that is operated by soldiers that sit inside it with the machine acting as a bulletproof military suit for them, Gizmodo reports. Kalashnikov Group showcased the invention at the Army 2018 Fair, the International Military-Tech...
Russian air carriers will need about 300 aircraft with a seating capacity of 30 to 110 passengers and nearly 500 planes that would seat less than 30 passengers within the next 20 years, Russia’s state tech corporation Rostec told Izvestia. "Although regional aviation is not the largest segment in Russia...
The head of Russia’s state space corporation Roscosmos, Dmitry Rogozin, said on Monday his visit to the United States may take place in the second half of February 2019, Kommersant reports. "When time comes I will apply for a visa. Most probably, it will be the second half of February....
India will finally acquire the S-400 Triumf, the world's most lethal surface-to-air missile system, from Russia in spite of a threat of sanctions from the U.S., CNN reports. The deal was signed between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday. Putin arrived in India on...
One of Russia’s leading automotive companies, Sollers Auto Group, has appointed Sergey Dianin, a veteran of the Russian vehicle leasing industry, to head the holding’s leasing subsidiary, Fleet Europe reports. “My role as CEO of Sollers Transport Solutions is to start up the business of mid- and long-term leasing of...
After several years of absence in the Russian market, the Opel car brand, which has moved from General Motors to the PSA Group, is coming back to the country. In the fourth quarter of 2019, the German-made Opel Grandland X crossover will go on sale, as well as Opel Zafira...
The Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade will halt a $67.5 million subsidy scheme for reduced automobile leasing because the car market is considered 'overheated', according to the Kommersant daily. According to bne IntelliNews, Russia's automobile sales increased by 37% in the first half of this year, with full-year sales...
Three persons aboard the prototype Ilyushin Il-112V military transport plane crashed during a test flight in the Moscow region on Tuesday, according to its builder, United Aircraft Corporation, Reuters reports. According to the company's press release, it was uncertain if there were any fatalities in the incident. However, an unnamed source told RIA...
The hot metal output of Russian steel producer Severstal fell 3% on-quarter in the second trimester of this year to 2.3 million tons due to maintenance at blast furnaces, Kallanish reports citing a company statement. However, crude steel production was flat at 3.06 metric tons (mt), reflecting electric arc...