Friday, November 15, 2019
Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated road workers on their professionalism and noted the serious, multifaceted work to modernize road facilities in the past few years, RIA Novosti informed citing the Kremlin. The head of the Russian Federation added that highly skilled specialists always worked in the road complex, noting that...
The first hotel under the Radisson brand in Russia will be opened in Perm in the Urals region in 2021, the world-renowned hotelier announced on Thursday, according to Interfax.  The newly built Radisson Hotel Perm will have 150 rooms and is due to open in late 2021. This new signing...
As part of a broader bid to enter third nations' markets, Russia's major industrial enterprises could localize production in Syria within three years, Industry and Trade Minister Denis Manturov said on Monday, according to RIA Novosti. Russian industrial enterprises are already working in Syria in such spheres as civil construction,...
Russia’s Ministry of Transport expects to build a highway linking Moscow with the southern city of Kazan by 2027, three years after its original planned completion date, Vedomosti reported citing sources. In September, Finance Minister Anton Siluanov authorized the Transport Ministry to start building two sections of the Moscow-Kazan highway....
Ryanair, EasyJet and Wizzair are among international low-cost airlines which have submitted bids for 33 destinations out of St Petersburg’s Pulkovo Airport next year, Vedomosti reported.  Awarding the slots would require that the airport complies with the Open Skies regime, the business newspaper writes. Last week, after years of lobbying,...
Cuba and Russia created in Havana the first joint venture to produce construction materials, between the two countries, Granma reported. The communist country’s official daily newspaper called the move a sign that “nothing stops the alliance” between Russia and Cuba. Teccomp Caribe S.A., formed between the Cuban trading company Siment Aut...
The construction of a 12km-long bypass, already dubbed Russia’s largest road project for the next five years, has been launched by authorities in Russia’s Volgograd Region, Aif.ru reports. “This project is one of the largest for the next five years I’m not talking merely about money, I’m...
The construction of a water park worth six billion rubles ($90 million) began on Thursday in Khabarovsk in Russia’s Far East, TASS reported. The aqua park is planned to be commissioned in 2021, the technical project developer Vadim Sukharev of the Brosko company said at the ground-breaking ceremony. "A water park with...
The construction of a controversial waste dump that has catalyzed protests in Russia’s Arkhangelsk region for over a year is still opposed by an overwhelming majority of residents in northern Russia, an independent survey shows, according to Pravda.ru. Plans to ship over 2 million tons of garbage a year from...
Russia’s Energy Ministry considers it reasonable to attract foreign investors to exploration of the Russian Arctic shelf for unallocated licenses, minister Alexander Novak told reporters on Tuesday, according to TASS. "We believe that it may be considered within the unallocated subsoil reserve fund," he said, adding that today the law...