Russian Railways may take part in ambitious Latin American project
Ministers from Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay and Peru met on June 15 in Lima to agree on the creation of a single regulatory framework for a project envisaging the construction of the bi-oceanic railway. The Russian Railways has also shown its interest in the project.
Russian Rosatom to build 4 power units in China
Rosatom, a Russian state atomic energy corporation, has concluded a number of agreements on cooperation with China in the field of nuclear energy, the RNS correspondent reports from Beijing.
Gazprom, Shell sign agreement on Baltic LNG project
Gazprom and Shell have signed an agreement on the Baltic LNG project, the Russian gas holding said after a meeting between Gazprom CEO Alexey Miller and Chief Executive Officer of Royal Dutch Shell plc, Ben van Beurden.
Russia and Japan begin to cooperate on “Smart Cities”
Speaking at the 9th meeting of the Russian-Japanese working group on urban issues, Russia's Deputy Construction Minister Andrey Tchibis said that an agreement was reached between Russia and Japan on cooperation within the “Smart City” project.
Minister reveals a new strategy for housing construction in Russia
Key principles of a new strategy for the housing development in Russian cities have been revealed on Friday by the head of the Ministry of Construction, Utilities and Housing of Russia, Mikhail Menn, who arrived at the IV Yalta International Economic Forum.
Germany issues a permit for Nord Stream 2 construction
Nord Stream 2 AG, the company established for operating Nord Stream gas pipeline, has obtained from the German relative regulatory body a full set of permits for the building of Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline and its further operation.
Russia is switching to “smart” utility meters
Over the next six years, “smart” utility accounting systems are planned to be introduced in Russia, Interfax news agency reports on Friday with reference to the press office of the Russian Ministry of Construction, Housing and Utilities.
What is an average housing price in Russian regions
The Russian Construction Ministry has revealed average market prices for housing in Russia for the second quarter of this year. The relevant document was published on Thursday on the federal website of legal acts.
“It is impressive!”: Vladimir Putin visits Crimean Bridge
On Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin has visited a construction site of the Crimean Bridge which is designed to connect the Kerch and Taman peninsulas and is going to be the longest bridge in Russia.