Highlights of Moscow’s Architectural Space Seminar
Moscow. Our special correspondent Alexey Nevsky reports from the ground. Today, a research and practice seminar titled “Architectural Space” was held for architects, designers and constructors in a hotel located in the center of Moscow, on Okhotny Ryad.
Surprises at 2017 MosBuild exhibition in Moscow
Today, the international exhibition of construction and finishing materials 2017 MosBuild / WorldBuildMoscow opened in Expo Center, an exhibition center in the Russian capital city.
Knauf GIPS receives permit to buy half of VOLMA Corporation
On Friday, the Federal Antimonopoly Service of Russia (the FAS) announced its approval granted to Knauf GIPS LLC to purchase 50% stake in one of Russia's largest producers of building and finishing materials, VOLMA Corporation.
How German company Fischer runs business in Russia
Stuttgart. Our special correspondent Alexey Nevsky. On March 13, in the village of Tumlingen near Stuttgart located in the German state of Baden-Württemberg, a meeting was held at the Fischer plant between the company’s management and Russian journalists, who arrived there within the framework of a press tour.
World’s most advanced nuclear power unit put in operation in Russia
One of the most important events of recent years for the Russian nuclear industry has occurred at Novovoronezh NPP, namely, the station’s new nuclear power unit №6 was put into commercial operation, RIA Novosti reports with the reference to Rosatom State Nuclear Energy Corporation.
Kiriyenko hands over his Rosatom’s Golden Parachute to Anticancer Fund
On Wednesday, it became known that First Deputy Chief of Staff of the Presidential Administration of Russia, Sergey Kiriyenko, has handed over the whole amount of his Golden Parachute, received after leaving Rosatom State Nuclear Energy Corporation, to the Anticancer Fund, Komsomolskaya Pravda newspaper reports.
Russia plans to spend $459m on urban redevelopment
This year, 27,2 billion rubles (approximately $459 million) will be allocated from the federal and regional budgets to redevelopment of public spaces and parks, as well as to repair and modernization of courtyards in Russian cities.
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.