Friday, November 22, 2019
About 9,000 kilometers of highways and roads in Russia will be transferred to federal ownership by 2021 before a major rebuilding project to boost the country's road infrastructure and the national economy, RIA news agency reports. The trend will continue after 2021 with additional 8,300 km of road becoming the...
Sheremetyevo International Airport won an award for strengthening Russia’s national security, Vechernaya Moskva reports. The airport’s perimeter protection system was recognized as the most innovative industry decision of the year, the news outlet adds. “A single complex of high-tech systems is in charge of protecting health of life of tens of...
A planned Russian high-speed railway line could be cut short due to funding and may not reach its final destination of Kazan in Russia’s Tatarstan, business daily newspaper Kommersant reports. Construction of the costly project is planned to begin later this year. However, the report says that the railway’s funding...
Kievskaya Ploshchad has been named by Forbes as the most successful player in the Russian commercial real estate market, RBC reports. In five years, the joint income of Russia’s biggest realtors fell by $1.4 billion – from $9.3 billion to $7.9 billion, the publication says. Last year, the volume...
South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday suggested setting up the seven-nation railway community of Northeast Asian countries, with the participation of Russia, the United States, and other countries, RBC reports citing Yonhap news agency. In a speech, the president proposed the two Koreas, together with the United States and four...
Austria will continue promoting the Russian-led Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline project despite the negative stance of the United States on the issue, Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said in an interview with Austrian broadcaster ORF. " has clearly said that the United States is against this project. We...
Sheremetyevo Airport will begin to reconstruct its Terminal F in 2021, the airport's general director Mikhail Vasilenko said, Interfax informs. “We will put it (Terminal F) for reconstruction in 2021. But in order to begin the reconstruction, it is necessary to create conditions for foreign passengers, so that there is...
Finnish freight company Nurminen Logistics announced this week that it had sold its Russian wagon fleet of around 350 vehicles to TransLes, Finnish media outlet Arvopaperi has reported. TransLes is part of Russia’s Rustranscom Group of freight companies. It is one of the largest wagon operators in the Russian forestry sector, working a fleet...
Japan and Russia are ready to start cargo transport via the Trans-Siberian Railway, RBC reported on Sunday citing Japan’s Yomiuri newspaper. According to the paper’s sources, the test use of the Trans-Siberian Railway by Japanese companies may begin in the run-up to the 4th Eastern Economic Forum, where Japanese Prime...
Sheremetyevo Airport will provide free parking for electric vehicles during the 2018 FIFA World Cup, and for the summer season as well, the Airport’s press service said. “As a part of the preparations for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, the first fast charging station of the single charging infrastructure of...