Japan notes steady progress in implementation of cooperation plan with Russia
Russia and Japan are making much headway in implementation of the plan of cooperation, a united team of public and private organizations of both countries are working at this, the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan, Hiroshige Seko, said at a meeting with his Russian counterpart, Maxim Oreshkin.
Russia and Israel agree on flights from Zhukovsky airport
Aviation authorities of Russia and Israel have reached an agreement on flights of the Russian airlines Ural Airlines and Ikar from Moscow airport in Zhukovsky, a representative of the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation told RIA Novosti news agency on Friday.
Thai CP Group sets to build mega-farm in Russia
Two major investment projects are planned to be implemented on the territory of the Ryazan region, in Russia, in particular, the matter concerns the construction of the largest mega-farm by a Thai company, CP Group (Charoen Poland Groups), and the production of stationery, acting Governor of the Ryazan region Nikolay Lyubimov said at a press conference on Friday.
State Department approves pipeline construction in Montana
US Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs, Thomas Shannon, signed documents that allowed a Canadian company TransCanada to begin construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline on the border of USA and Canada in Montana.
Crimea to be built up with resort industry-based towns
The future of the Crimea in construction of new resort towns on the Peninsula, the head of the State Council (the Parliament) of the Crimean Republic, Vladimir Konstantinov said in an interview with RIA Novosti news agency.
Mountain in Altai region named in honour of Gazprom
A nameless top of the Kuray mountain range situated on the territory of the Altai Republic, in Russia, was named the Mountain of Gazprom, the gas holding reports following a meeting between the head of the Republic of Altai, Alexander Berdnikov, and Chairman of the company’s Board, Alexey Miller.