LafargeHolcim to complete $319m upgrade of its plant in Russia in 2017
LafargeHolcim, the world’s largest manufacturer of building materials headquartered in Switzerland, plans to complete the modernization of its plant in Volsk, the town situated in the Saratov region, Russia, in the fourth quarter of 2017, the acting Governor of the region, Valery Radaev, said.
Lukoil considers sale of all its filling stations in Russia
OJSC Lukoil, one of the largest global producers of oil based in Russia,considers selling all its gas stations in the Russian Federation as one of the options to optimize the its distributive business, the company’s source told Rambler News.
Almost 60% of Americans oppose construction of Trump Wall
The majority of the United States’ citizens oppose the construction of a wall on the border with Mexico at the expense of the U.S. budget, according to a survey conducted by the public opinion research center NORC jointly with the Associated Press (AP).
Х5 Retail Group plans to open 2,000 new stores per year
X5 Retail Group, which manages chains of Pyatyorochka, Perekryostok and Karusel, plans by the year 2020 to maintain CAPEX at a level of about 80 billion rubles per year and to open over 2,000 new stores annually.
World’s first floating nuclear plant to be built in Russian Far East
Construction of a floating nuclear power plant in the northernmost port of Russia – Pevek located in the Chukotka region – has been included in a special “Far East section” of the state program titled “Development of Nuclear Power Industry Complex”, RIA VladNews reports with the reference to the Ministry’s press office.