Fish cluster to be built in Chelyabinsk for $112 million
A bilateral agreement on the establishment of “Rybnoye Mesto” fish cluster was signed by representatives of the administration of Chelyabinsk, the Investment Development Agency of the city and Bionika LLC.
Knauf GIPS receives permit to buy half of VOLMA Corporation
On Friday, the Federal Antimonopoly Service of Russia (the FAS) announced its approval granted to Knauf GIPS LLC to purchase 50% stake in one of Russia's largest producers of building and finishing materials, VOLMA Corporation.
Russian Nordgold acquires 55,01% stake in French Guiana’s gold field
Nordgold N.V., a gold mining company established as a gold producing subsidiary of Severstal, the Russian steel company owned by Alexey Mordashov, has completed the preparation of a bankable feasibility study and thereby fulfilled the terms of the agreement for acquisition of a 50.01 percent stake in Montagne d'or Deposit located in French Guiana, from Columbus Gold Corporation, Nordgold informed.
France launches investigation against Airbus Group
The French Financial Prosecutor’s Office initiated a preliminary investigation against the aircraft corporation Airbus Group on suspicion of fraud at the sale of aircrafts, as well as of corruption, the company said.
Russian nanotechnology company sets up fund to promote wind energy
JSC Rusnano, a government-owned company established for the purpose of commercializing developments in nanotechnology, plans to launch the Fund for Wind Energy Development, as it follows from the agenda for a meeting of the company’s Board of Directors.
Foreign investors buy out 75% of new dollar Eurobonds of Gazprom
Foreign investors acquired a large part, 75%, of the issue of new dollar Eurobonds of Gazprom, a Russian oil giant, as Denis Shulakov, first Vice-President of Gazprombank, which acted as one of the transaction’s organizers, told Interfax news agency.