First Russian Mercedes to be released in 2019
Governor of the Moscow region, Russia, Andrey Vorobyov, expressed hope that the first vehicle under the brand of Mercedes produced at a plant located in the regional Yesipovo industrial park would be released in 2019, 360 TV channel reports on Friday.
Three embankments in Moscow to be improved for $18 million
LLC Special Construction Agency (Spetsstroy) will improve Smolenskaya, Rostovskaya and Savvinskaya embankments located in the center of Moscow for more than 1 billion rubles (approximately $18 million), according to documentation published on the website of public procurement.
Georgians design new sections of road to Russia
Engineers have embarked on the designing of alternative sections of a Georgian Military highway linking the country with the neighboring Russian Federation, Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili said at a government meeting on Thursday.
Russia, Kazakhstan negotiate oil transit to Uzbekistan
Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak has negotiated with Energy Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kanat Bozumbayev, the transportation of Russian oil to Uzbekistan via the territory of Kazakhstan, the Russian Ministry reports on Thursday.
Moscow to take part in metro construction in Serbia
Moscow metro builders are likely to render an assistance to their Belgrade’s colleagues, the head of the city’s department of foreign economic relations and international affairs, Sergey Cheremin, said.
Venezuela's Parliament urges USA to oppose deal of Rosneft and PDVSA
Chairman of the National Assembly of Venezuela, Julio Borges, has addressed to the Finance Minister of the USA, Steven Mnuchin, a letter, in which he wrote that the possibility of Russian company Rosneft gaining control over a subsidiary of Venezuelan PDVSA – Citgo – was illegal, Bloomberg reports, citing a copy of the letter.
Bike parking closed in Brussels before Trump’s visit
For security considerations, police has forbidden even a bike parking near Royal Palace in Brussels, where President of the United States Donald Trump and his wife will arrive to pay a visit to King Philippe and Queen Mathilde.
Flax processing plant put in operation in Vologda
A new facility, which will process up to five tons of flax per day for a short fiber, has been opened in the village of Brilino of the Ustyuzhsky district, in the Vologda region, Russia, the head of the region Oleg Kuvshinnikov told RIA Novosti on Wednesday.
Siberian region asks for funding to build uranium mine
On Wednesday, members of Zabaikalsky regional legislative assembly addressed Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev with a request to render an assistance in the financing of construction of a new uranium mine.