Russian Nordgold acquires 55,01% stake in French Guiana’s gold field
Nordgold N.V., a gold mining company established as a gold producing subsidiary of Severstal, the Russian steel company owned by Alexey Mordashov, has completed the preparation of a bankable feasibility study and thereby fulfilled the terms of the agreement for acquisition of a 50.01 percent stake in Montagne d'or Deposit located in French Guiana, from Columbus Gold Corporation, Nordgold informed.
France launches investigation against Airbus Group
The French Financial Prosecutor’s Office initiated a preliminary investigation against the aircraft corporation Airbus Group on suspicion of fraud at the sale of aircrafts, as well as of corruption, the company said.
Russian nanotechnology company sets up fund to promote wind energy
JSC Rusnano, a government-owned company established for the purpose of commercializing developments in nanotechnology, plans to launch the Fund for Wind Energy Development, as it follows from the agenda for a meeting of the company’s Board of Directors.
Foreign investors buy out 75% of new dollar Eurobonds of Gazprom
Foreign investors acquired a large part, 75%, of the issue of new dollar Eurobonds of Gazprom, a Russian oil giant, as Denis Shulakov, first Vice-President of Gazprombank, which acted as one of the transaction’s organizers, told Interfax news agency.
Number of new buildings in USA attains four months’ maximum
The number of homes, construction of which began in the USA in February 2017, increased by 3% compared to the previous month, and amounted to 1,288 million in terms of annual growth, what is the highest rate in four months, according to data provided by the country’s Ministry of Commerce.
Foreign funds show interest in Russia’s Bystrinsky mining project
Both Russian and foreign sovereign wealth funds and investors are eyeing Bystrinsky mining and processing plant project, a co-owner of Norilsk Nickel Vladimir Potanin said on the sidelines of Congress held by the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP).
Russian Gazprom reschedules its gas supplies to China for 2019
Gazprom, Russia’s major gas corporation holding the world's largest natural gas reserves, has unveiled its plans to supply gas to China via the east route of the China-Russia natural gas pipeline in May 2019, China Daily reports.
Mayor Leroy Merlin hypermarket built in New Moscow
Construction of a large Leroy Merlin hypermarket is almost completed in the area of Kartmazovo village located on the territory recently adjoined to the capital city of Russia, a so-called News Moscow.
Japanese Nikken Sekkei to be engaged in designing Moscow transfer hubs
Mosinzhproekt, a company 100% owned by the Moscow authorities, may attract Japanese design company Nikken Sekkei as a consultant for developing a concept of transport hubs in the capital city of Russia, director general of JSC Mosinzhproekt, Mars Gazizullin, told RIA Novosti at exhibition MIPIM.