Russian government to support waste-to-energy plants
Russian Prime Minister, Dmitry Medvedev, signed a decree allowing the extension of measures of state aid rendered to renewable sources of energy to generating facilities operating on the basis of solid waste incineration, as it follows from a message published on the government’s official website.
Swiss firm controlled by Russians invests $200m in Australian assets
Pala Investments, a Swiss investment company controlled by Russian businessman and former co-owner of Mechel Vladimir Yorikh, is studying an Australian sector of mineral companies in search for objects to invest available funds in the amount of $200 million, The Australian reports.
Moscow allocates $7,2 billion to construction this year
Over the course of the year 2017, about 420 billion rubles ($7,2 billion) are planned to be allocated from the Moscow city budget to the construction activities, the head of the Construction Department of the Russia’s capital, Andrei Bochkaryov, said on Monday.
Russian billionaire seeks to become investor of Serbian international airport
Airports of Regions Holding, incorporated in Renova company owned by Russian billionaire Viktor Vekselberg, plans to take part in a tender for the selection of an investor of an international airport of Belgrade, Serbia, the company’s director general, Yevgeny Chudnovsky, said in an interview with Interfax news agency.
Kazakhs to erect warehouses for $188 million in Russia
Volver Company, a Kazakh entity, will build over 500,000 square meters of warehouses in the Novosibirsk region, in Russia, the head of the company, Yevgeny Tarsky, told reporters today over the course of a meeting of the regional Investment Council.
Germans find no obstacle for Nord Stream 2 construction
The Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagentur), the German regulatory office for electricity, gas, telecommunications, post and railway markets, sees no legislative barriers to a project for the construction of Nord Stream-2 pipeline.
China declares war against protectionism
China will actively oppose protectionism and advocate globalization of the world economy, Premier of the State Council of China, Li Keqiang, said over the course of a presentation of the annual Government Work Report.
Air Liquide terminates its operation in war-struck Eastern Ukraine
Air Liquide, a French company the world’s leader in the market of industrial gases, announced the termination of its operation in the Donbas, namely, on the territories that are not controlled by the Ukrainian authorities, Interfax reports on Monday.
New ban expected to be imposed by Trump today
Today, U.S. President Donald Trump will likely unveil a new version of his order regarding immigration, according to this document Iraq will not be included in a list of the countries, on which travel restrictions are imposed, The New York Times reports on Monday.
Four missiles launched by North Korea on Monday, provoking Japan
On the 6th of March, North Korean militaries launched four more missiles at 7:36 a.m. local time, what was considered as a provocation at the time of joint military exercises conducted on the country’s border by the United States and South Korea, The Washington Post reports on Monday.