Russia and Israel to cooperate in construction, housing and utilities
Russian Minister of Construction, Housing and Utilities, Mikhail Menn, held a meeting with ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of Israel to the Russian Federation, Zvi Heifetz, over the course of which the parties agreed on establishing a working group for cooperation in the field of construction.
Builders’ rating to be introduced in Russia, Minister says
Russian Construction Ministry jointly with public organizations will prepare a builders’ rating, the Construction Minister, Mikhail Menn, told reporters on Wednesday at PROEstate international investment forum, as our special correspondent, Alexey Nevsky, reports from the ground.
Vladimir Putin calls on regions to develop hotel business
Regional authorities should encourage the business entities to build inexpensive hotels and to interact with the Culture Ministry of Russia in order to attract tourists, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting with the representatives of the Tula region, which he visited on Thursday.
Builders proceed to new stage of Kerch Bridge construction
Builders have proceeded to mounting of navigable spans at the Kerch Bridge construction site. Arch spans of a highway and a railway sections of the passage are being assembled at an open process pad located on the Kerch shore, the “Krymski Most” press center told Construction.RU on Wednesday.
Russian PM orders to allocate RUB 20bln for mortgage annually
Prime Minister of Russia, Dmitry Medvedev, entrusted the Finance Ministry and the Construction Ministry with a task of including the funding in amount of 20 bln roubles annually of priority mortgage and rental housing projects in the federal budget estimates for 2017 and a scheduled period of 2018 – 2019.
Putin and Erdogan unfreeze Turkish Stream project
Ankara made a decision to resume the “Turkish Stream” project, as well as construction of Akkuyu nuclear power plant, President of Turkey, Recep Erdogan, announced following the meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, which took place on the 9th of August.
Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev assigns to maintain momentum of new housing supply
At present, the Russian market experiences a so-called delayed effect of the crisis of 2014 – the beginning of 2015. That is why there is a need to maintain the momentum of new housing supply, Russian Prime Minister, Dmitry Medvedev, told on Monday at a presidium meeting of the Council for Strategic Development and Priority Projects.
Russian and Kazakh officials discuss EEU technical guidelines
Moscow. Our special correspondent Alexey Nevsky. Today, an expert meeting between the representatives of the Construction, Housing and Utilities Committee at the National Economy Ministry of Kazakhstan and their Russian colleagues was held in Moscow in the Russian Construction Ministry’s office.
Japanese businessmen examine Russian utility and housing sector
Delegation of businessmen from Japan headed for the Russian city of Volgograd within the program of strengthening of cooperation with Russia in the utility and housing sector. The trip was organized with the assistance of the Russian Construction Ministry.
Mikhail Menn determines priorities for Russian Construction Ministry
The key middle-term priorities of the Russian Ministry of Construction, Housing and Utilities are to provide the citizens with available housing and to enhance the quality of services in the utility sector, the Construction Minister of Russia, Mikhail Menn, said at a session of the President’s Council on Strategic Development and Priority Projects on Thursday.
Peculiarities of KNAUF Gypsum Kungur enterprise
Kungur. Our special correspondent Alexey Nevsky. The second day of a press tour in the Perm region for the reporters from the industrial media, on the 6th of July, started with a visit to KNAUF Gypsum Kungur enterprise.
Over 70 delegations attend Moscow Urban Forum
Speaking at an opening ceremony of Moscow Urban Forum on Thursday, Mayor of the capital city of Russia, Sergey Sobyanin, said that over 70 delegations attended the event.
Germans built plant, crucial for Russian housing and utilities
Today, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, the Minister of Construction, Housing and Utilities Mikhail Menn, and governor of the Moscow region Andrey Vorobyev, put into operation in the Noginsk region a plant producing energy-saving pumps and pump systems of the German WILO company.
SCO summit in Tashkent: What is Vladimir Putin's agenda?
On the 23rd of June, Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, to take part in a summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO). After that, on Saturday, the President will head to China.