Russian Railways plans to launch first unmanned trains soon
The Russian Railways is planning to launch an unmanned technology in a few years, President of the Russian Railways, Oleg Belozyorov, said at a meeting with reporters at the Strategic Partnership 1520 forum held in Sochi, Russia.
Moscow sells boarding house with yacht-club for $1,4 million
The authorities of Russia’s capital city have put on auction 100% stake in a capital stock of LLC Pansionat Parus located in the Ruza district near Moscow, as it follows from a report of the Moscow Department for Competition Policy, which is an organizer of the auction.
Moscow demands USA return Russian diplomatic property
The USA should remove restrictions from the Russian diplomatic property, otherwise Moscow will take similar measures against American property in its territory, the official representative of Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said on Thursday.
Gazprom admits profitability in building gas pipeline to Japan
Russian gas company Gazprom does not exclude economic feasibility of the construction of a gas pipeline to Japan, Deputy Chairman of the company’s Board, Alexander Medvedev said at a press conference, Rambler News reports on Thursday.
Gazprom to build 1100 km of Power of Siberia gas pipeline in 2017
In 2017, Gazprom, a Russian gas holding, is planning to build over 1,100 km of gas pipeline within the Power of Siberia project, with a total length of 3,000 km, the company’s Deputy Chairman, Vitaly Markelov, told reporters on Thursday.
First industrial cluster to be established in Dagestan
First industrial cluster to be created in the Republic of Dagestan located in Russia’s North Caucasus by the end of 2017, as it follows from a report released by the regional Industry and Trade Ministry.
10,000-km trade railway route to connect Belgium and China
The Chinese city of Daqing and the Belgian port of Zeebrugge have officially opened a new railway route, according to the railway administration of Harbin, the administrative center of Heilongjiang province in China.
Chinese to build agro-park in Russian Republic of Chuvashia
On Tuesday, the Minister of Agriculture of the Chuvash Republic, a region located in the center of European Russia, Sergey Artamonov held negotiations with a delegation from the Sichuan Railway Investment Corporation of China on the establishment of Chuvashia – Sichuan agro-park.
Indonesian Pertamina likely to delay joint projects with Rosneft
Pertamina, an Indonesian state oil and gas company, which is building an oil refinery jointly with Russian company Rosneft in Tuban on Java Island, plans to delay upgrading of some refineries, including joint ventures with Rosneft and Saudi Aramco due to financing troubles.