An urgent meeting of the UN Security Council was convened today at the initiative of the United States, with the issue of violation of the sanctions against North Korea being on the agenda, NBC News reports.
The management of Tigre de Cristal Hotel & Resort plans to build a second phase of the project in Primorye, which will include an indoor beach club and a premium shopping center with boutiques of world brands, the press office of the regional administration reports.
The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) has supported a proposal expressed by the head of the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation Alexander Novak to create an investment fund jointly with the USA.
Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak has expressed concern over the announcement of US Energy Secretary Rick Perry following their meeting, who admitted the possibility of imposing new sanctions against Russia because of the Nord Stream 2 project implementation.
China intends to accelerate the review and conclusion of cooperation agreements with Russia, Vietnam, and Mongolia in the area of rail service development, China Daily said with reference to Chinese officials.
Russian companies can participate in a “construction boom” in Syria and are already discussing pilot projects, Vice President of the Commerce and Industry Chamber of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Padalko, told RIA Novosti today.
A project for the construction of a bridge connecting the Russian island of Sakhalin and Hokkaido in Japan should be studied by the expert community in terms of profitability and technical capabilities.
Gazprombank intends to take part in the construction of a Sakhalin oil and gas industrial park, and is going to consider the possibility of providing funds for the project, the bank’s press office said.
A possible increase in rates on mortgages by Sberbank, Russia’s largest state bank, which may be followed by other Russian banks, will not lead to a collapse in demand for housing and, conversely, may even spur it.
One of the largest Chinese developers, China Vanke, plans to acquire a 75-percent stake in Gorkapstroy-garant, which owns a complex of historic buildings on Moskvoretskaya embankment in Moscow, the Kommersant newspaper reported on Tuesday.
The Russian gas holding Gazprom is preparing for the stage of a pre-investment feasibility study of the project providing the construction of a gas pipeline to South Korea through the territory of the neighboring DPRK.
Construction of a new airport in the Russian Far-Eastern city of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky will start in the spring and summer of 2019, Governor of the region Vladimir Ilyukhin told RIA Novosti news agency.
Qatar Petroleum, the world's largest exporter of LNG, intends to invest in a German terminal for liquefied gas, something that should reduce Berlin's dependence on Russian gas, according to Handelsblatt Global.
The government of the Russian Federation has allocated more than 11 billion rubles ($158 million) for the construction of a section of the Tavrida highway in Sevastopol, states the Cabinet’s decree on the extension of the federal target program for Crimea development.