Start of Paks II NPP construction in Hungary scheduled for 2018
The first works within the construction of power units No. 5 and No. 6 at Paks II nuclear power plant (NPP) in Hungary, carried out with Russian participation, are scheduled for early 2018, according to the press office of JSC ASE engineering company, a general contractor for the project and part of Rosatom State Nuclear Energy Corporation.
Poland demands that European Commission fines Gazprom
PGNiG, a Polish state oil and gas company, appealed to the European Commission with the request to fine Russian Gazprom for violation of antimonopoly legislation, and to create competitive conditions on the gas market.
Argentina postpones purchase of fifteen Russian MiG-29 fighters
Argentina made a decision to postpone the purchase of MiG-29 jet fighters from the Russian Federation, Interfax reports on Friday with the reference to Sergey Ladygin, a deputy director general of Rosoboronexport, the Russian state company exporting military equipment.
Rosneft spends €600m on upgrading of its refineries in Germany
Over the course of 5 years, Rosneft, a Russian oil company, will spend €600 million on the modernization of its refineries in Germany, of which €300 million has already been allocated, Rambler News reports on Thursday with the reference to the head of Rosneft, Igor Sechin.
Four airports to be repaired in Krasnoyarsk region for $5 million
The Airports of Krasnoyarsk federal state enterprise has signed a contract with Master Company on a selective overhaul of artificial surfacing at four airports in the north of the Krasnoyarsk region, according to a statement published on the procurement website.
Rostec’s subsidiary invests $105m in vaccine factory construction
The National Immunobiological Company, an affiliated structure of Rostec State Corporation, is going to build a new factory for the production of vaccines in the Russian city of Ufa, the company’s director general Mariam Khubieva said in an interview with RBC.
Russia – Islamic World: KazanSummit opens in Tatarstan
International economic summit “Russia – Islamic World: KazanSummit”, which has gathered more than 2,000 guests from 50 countries, has opened in Kazan, the capital city of the Russian Republic of Tatarstan.
US companies eager to invest in Mexico
Leading American transnational companies based in Mexico are no longer afraid of the abolition of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), and are going to continue to invest in the country’s economy.
Helicopters of Russia negotiate with Peru providing after-sales service
Helicopters of Russia Holding is going to present its serial military helicopters at 2017 SITDEF international defense exhibition in Peru, and is also going to hold talks on the establishment of after-sales service of Russian military equipment, the company’s press office said on Wednesday.
Russia launches pilot projects with use of BIM
The Russian Ministry of Construction, Housing and Utilities has started the regulations revision and adjustment of state design standards to the application of information modelling technologies (BIM).