President Putin put in operation gas pipeline to Crimea
On Tuesday, after the gas pipeline system of Crimea was connected to Russia’s main gasline, Russian President Vladimir Putin has kicked off via videoconferencing the start of gas supply to the Peninsula from Russian mainland.
Putin answered questions by 50 reporters at annual press conference
Today, on the 23rd of December, Russian President Vladimir Putin answered questions of almost 50 reporters at the 12th press conference held annually to sum up the results of the year. Today, the event lasted about four hours and was attended by approximately 1500 journalists from Russian regions and abroad.
Russia and Japan to cooperate in peaceful use of nuclear energy
Over the course of Vladimir Putin’s visit to Tokyo, a memorandum of cooperation in the peaceful use of nuclear energy between Russia and Japan was signed by both parties, TASS news agency reports on Friday citing its source in Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation.
Agreement on Kudankulam NPP to be signed by Russia and India
Rosatom, a Russian State Nuclear Energy Corporation, intends to sign in the near future a master framework agreement and a credit protocol regarding construction of the third phase of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant located in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
Russia and Belarus to work together over BIM technologies adoption
Today, in Minsk, within the framework of the first meeting on the issue of enhancing cooperation in the field of construction, the Head of Russian Construction Ministry Mikhail Menn and his counterpart, Belarusian Architecture and Construction Minister Anatoly Chyorny, signed a protocol of immediate actions.
RF Deputy Construction Minister, Chibis, unveils Japanese’s plans
Another Russian-Japanese pilot project for urban environment development is planned to be implemented in Vladivostok, the city located in the Russian Far East, Deputy Head of Russian Ministry of Construction, Housing and Utilities, Andrey Chibis, told Ria Novosti on Tuesday.
Russia’s economy minister Ulyukaev detained over grand bribe
Russian Minister of Economic Development, Alexey Ulyukaev, was detained in Moscow on Tuesday on suspicion of accepting a bribe in amount of $2 million from Rosneft, a Russian oil giant, the Investigative Committee of Russia announced today.
Russian Rosatom and China agree to construct new nuclear power plants
Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation will be engaged in construction of new nuclear power plants in China, says the company’s statement released after the meeting between Prime Minister of Russia, Dmitry Medvedev, and his colleague from China, Li Keqiang.
Russia’s idea of creating improvement practices global library supported
Head of the Russian delegation at the HABITAT III UN conference, Deputy Minister of Construction, Housing and Utilities, Andrei Chibis put forward an initiative to create the open and constantly updated international catalogue of the best world practices in the sphere of urban development and improvement.
The way KNAUF Gips Tbilisi operates
Tbilisi. Our special correspondent Alexey Nevsky. Within the framework of a press tour organized by KNAUF CIS company, a group of Russian and Belarusian journalists from construction industrial and business media visited a plant producing gypsum boards.
What KNAUF CIS achieved in Georgia
Tbilisi. Our special correspondent Alexey Nevsky. Today, within the framework of KNAUF CIS press tour, a group of Russian and Belarussian reporters presenting construction-related media visited KNAUF Marketing branch in Tbilisi.