Tuesday Dec 3
M&A: Uralchem shareholders reach agreement to buy 20% of Uralkali shares
The shareholders of Uralchem Group reached an agreement in principle on the purchase of shares and GDRs of OJSC Uralkali accounting for 20% of the company's authorized capital including the securities owned by entities of Filaret Galchev and Anatoly Skurov.
Tuesday Dec 3
A lost hemisphere
A SCENE FROM THE FILM THE GEOGRAPHER DRANK HIS GLOBE AWAY. KONSTANTIN KHABENSKY PLAYED THE MAIN ROLE / Photo from the website startfilm.ru The film The Geographer Drank his Globe Away, based on the homonymous novel by Alexei Ivanov, is among the top-grossing movies released in Russia.
Russia Beyond the Headlines
Don't want to shovel your driveway? Get a robot snowplow
Russian entrepreneurs have developed a snowplow that can be programmed to clear a route and will send the owner a text when the job is done.
Natives Of Azerbaijan Were Engaged In Financing International Terrorist Organization In Russia
NATIVES OF AZERBAIJAN WERE ENGAGED IN FINANCING INTERNATIONAL TERRORIST ORGANIZATION IN RUSSIA 19:50 26/11/2013 " LAW Employees of MIA of Russian Federation together with the FSS suppressed the activities of ethnic criminal community, the press service of the Russian Interior Ministry reports.
Humans Rights Watch
Russia: "Foreign Agents" Law Hits Hundreds of NGOs: Updated Novmeber 20, 2013
In early March 2013 the Russian government launched an unprecedented, nationwide campaign of inspections of thousands of nongovernmental organizations to identify advocacy groups the government deems "foreign agents" and force them to register as such.
TsAGI completed the testing of PD-14 engine nacelle
The specialists of TsAGI's powerplant department have completed the first stage of testing of PD-14 engine nacelle.