Danish and Norwegian Foreign Ministers head for Arctic Forum in Russia
Foreign Ministers of Denmark and Norway have confirmed their participation in a forum entitled: “The Arctic: territory of dialogue”, which will be held in the Russian city of Arkhangelsk on March 29-30, Ambassador for special assignments of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Vladimir Barbin, said on Thursday.
Gazprombank to credit Central Ring Road in Moscow region
Gazprombank, the third largest bank in the Russian Federation, will become a creditor of the third section of the Central Ring Road, Vedomosti newspaper wrote on Thursday with reference to director general of Road Construction Corporation (ASK) Denis Anisimov.
Construction of Kerch Bridge financed by more than 50%
Construction of a bridge across the Kerch Strait has been funded in amount of 116 billion rubles (approximately $2 billion), or more than 50% of a total project volume, the press office of “Taman” federal state enterprise reported on Thursday.
Gas transit via Turkish Stream to Italy discussed by Gazprom and Greece
Secretary General of the Foreign Affairs Ministry of Greece for international economic relations, Giorgos Tsipras, believes that Turkish Stream gas pipeline will enhance energy security in South-Eastern Europe and will be an important step in the diversification of gas supplies.
Pritzker Prize goes to three Catalan architects
On Wednesday, the winner of Pritzker Prize became known and for the first time in the award’s history that it was granted to three people at once. These are Rafael Aranda, Carme Pigem and Ramon Vialta, the partners in RCR Arquitectes, a company headquartered in Spain's Catalonia region, the Local reports.
Gazprom to conduct new auction for gas export in summer
In summer, 2017, Gazprom, a Russian gas giant, is likely to conduct a new auction for gas export under short-term contracts, the deputy chairman of the company’s Board of Directors, Alexander Medvedev, announced over the course of Day of Investor in Hong Kong.
Foxconn's LCD plant to be built in Southern China
On Wednesday, construction of Foxconn plant producing liquid-crystal displays (LCD) has been launched in the Chinese city of Guangzhou, situated in the south of the country, China.org.cn reports.