Foreign citizens who worked in Yakutia on the basis of a patent were forbidden to trade, produce food, beverages, clothing, as well as work as drivers, taxi drivers and drivers. The corresponding decree was signed by the head of Yakutia Aisen Nikolaev. The authorities took such measures after the anti-migrant protests.
“In total, the chapter establishes a ban on 33 types of economic activity,” the press service said.
The ban covers the following areas:
- Manufacturing industry
- Hotel business
- The property
- The science
- Health care
- Social services
The Yakut authorities also established the highest patent value for migrants in Russia, and also recalled work to reduce the number of work quotas in the region.
The decree was issued against the background of protests against migrants in Yakutsk, the cause of which was the rape of a local resident
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Trump demanded from Russia to leave Venezuela
US President Donald Trump on Wednesday announced that Russia should leave Venezuela, reports Bloomberg. According to US media reports, he made this statement in the Oval Office at the White House.
Today we urge Russia to stop all support for the Maduro regime, support Juan Guaydo and remain on the side of the nations of the whole continent until freedom is restored. – Mike Pence, American politician
In Britain, deputies rejected all alternatives for Brexit
In the UK, deputies rejected all eight alternative options for a Brexit deal. Reports about it TASS. According to the agency, parliamentarians, in particular, voted against the abolition of Brexit. As noted, the deputies also did not support the withdrawal of Britain from the EU without an agreement. At the same time, a plan was rejected to preserve London’s membership in the EU Customs Union.
The United States will announce new NATO measures against Russia because of the situation in Ukraine
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that Washington hopes next week to announce new NATO measures against Russia over Ukraine. Reports about it RIA “News”. “We will be able to announce a new series of measures to fight back Russia’s actions in the Crimea,” said Pompeo.
Smart brand will now deal with the Chinese auto giant Geely
Interest in the brand was shown by the Chinese concern Geely, which, according to rumors, was ready to buy half of Smart’s shares from Daimler. However, according to the official report of Daimler, the cooperation of the Germans and the Chinese will take a slightly different form.
Kia unveiled the Mohave Masterpiece concept crossover
The South Korean automaker Kia immediately demonstrated two concept cars at the motor show in Seoul, which may well get serial incarnations. The first prototype is the revised version of the SP Concept. The second model is the Masterpiece, which is the next generation Mohave concept.
Haval opens plant near Tula
As for the plant itself, its annual capacity will be as much as 150 thousand cars. The first on the new conveyor will be the model F7. If in the process of preparation for production there will be no problems, the plant will begin work in the early summer of this year.
New Porsche Taycan will be presented in September
Porsche has started the final road tests of the new Taycan sports car. The public premiere of the serial model will be held in September (most likely, at the Frankfurt Motor Show). The start of sales is scheduled for the end of the current year.
The owner of Kia Sorento sued more than 7 million rubles from an authorized dealer.
While the new car was under warranty, it had to be repaired several times. First, the dealer changed the details in the new gearbox, then 4 times eliminated a malfunction in the heating of the seats. After the warranty period, the owner of the “problem” crossover calculated the time it took to carry out all the repair work and found out that the new car was in service for more than 45 days.
The US Treasury will check UC Rusal in the framework of the transaction on the lifting of sanctions
In late January, OFAC announced a decision to lift sanctions on three companies previously controlled by Deripaska – UC Rusal, En + and Eurosibenergo. The entrepreneur himself on the US sanctions list remained
In the US, reduced the number of applications for unemployment benefits
As follows from the report of the Ministry of Labor of the country, the number of Americans who first applied for unemployment benefits fell by 5 thousand from a revised 216 thousand to a minimum of 211 thousand in the last two months.
The United States asked the EU to introduce new sanctions against the government of Maduro
The US asked the EU to introduce new sanctions against the government of Maduro – US special envoy for Venezuela Adams
“Night wolves” opened a branch in Finland
A branch of the motorcycle club “Night Wolves” has opened in Finland, the biker association is called RMI (“Russian Motorcyclists International”), the Finnish police said on Thursday.
“We confirm the opening of the RMI branch and comment on this topic tomorrow at a press conference,” the police said.
Sony will close the factory for the production of smartphones in China
Japanese technology giant Sony Corp will close its smartphone manufacturing plant in Beijing in the next few days, Reuters reports.
Ukraine announced the creation of electromagnetic weapons
The defense enterprises of Ukraine have created electromagnetic weapons that can be used to defeat military radio-electronic means, according to the website of the company “Special Technology Export”.
“Defense industry enterprises have developed and mastered the production of electromagnetic weapons, which is intended to destroy various types of military radio electronic equipment, including power supply systems and data transmission systems,” the company noted.
Medvedev signed a decree on the creation of an innovation center of Moscow State University
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree on the creation of the MSU Vorobievy Gory Innovation Center. The corresponding document is published on the government website.
Putin gave instructions for financing the LNG terminal in Sabetta
The head of state instructed the Cabinet, together with Rosatom, to identify sources of funding and to ensure the dredging of the LNG terminal in 2019. Reports must be submitted before May 1 and September 1.
Guaydo has appointed the start of the operation to overthrow Maduro
Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaydo appealed to supporters of “democratic change” in the country in his microblogging on Twitter to overthrow the regime of the current head of state Nicolas Maduro on April 6.
In Singapore, developed a patrol boat submarine
Development under the name “Seekrieger” combines the high-speed qualities of a coastal patrol boat with the possibility of full immersion.
Residents of Dagestan are fighting in the Middle East on the side of the militants
More than a thousand residents of Dagestan participate in hostilities as part of terrorist organizations in the Middle East, the Interior Minister of the Republic Abdurashid Magomedov said on Thursday during a session of the regional People’s Assembly.
“One and a half thousand of our countrymen, unfortunately, are in Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, there is a risk of their return. Therefore, this problem cannot be simplified, at the same time it cannot be dramatized,” the minister said.
Some patients of psycho-neurological boarding schools in Russia will be sent home
All patients of psycho-neurological boarding schools (PNI) in Russia will conduct an individual examination, as a result of which some of them may be allowed to go home, Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova said on Thursday.
It turned out that the PNI often lacks basic amenities. For example, in some boarding schools, patients are forced to go to the toilet outside, there is no running water. On average, four to six people live in rooms; every sixth patient lives in a ward with seven and a large number of neighbors.
Brunei will be given the death penalty for same-sex sex and adultery
The death penalty will be introduced in Brunei through stoning for same-sex sex, adultery and rape, human rights organization Amnesty International reports citing the website of the Prosecutor General of Brunei.
Orthodox activists of Magadan want to disrupt the construction of the crematorium
On March 26, public hearings on the allocation of a plot of land for the construction of a crematorium on the territory of the city in the area of 13 km were held in the Magadan settlement of Uptar. As one of the participants of the hearings told “Very”, about 40 people arrived from Magadan by bus to the village – priests, church-going elderly people and Cossacks.
An anonymous appeal is distributed in local Orthodox groups in WhatsApp, in which the construction of the crematorium is characterized as “Satanism”, and believers are called to “stand up for Orthodox Faith and Mother Russia”, appearing at public hearings with a demand to prevent construction.
Russia’s international reserves for the week increased by $ 4.6 billion
As of March 15, the country’s international reserves amounted to $ 482.5 billion. Thus, over the week, their volume increased by $ 4.6 billion, or 1%.
Trump urged OPEC to increase oil production
“It is very important for OPEC to increase oil production. World markets are volatile, oil prices are becoming too high. Thanks! ”Trump wrote on his Twitter.
In Russia, will establish the production of high-power gas turbines
It is noted that the cost of the project to create a production of high-capacity gas turbines is at least 14 billion rubles. The federal budget for 2019–2021 provides 7 billion rubles for these purposes. The amount of extra-budgetary financing of the project should also be at least 7 billion rubles.
The head of Swedbank was fired because of the money laundering scandal
The resignation of Mrs. Bonnesen was announced a few minutes before the start of the annual meeting of shareholders of Swedbank, which also took place on Thursday. The scandal around Swedbank began in February, when the Swedish TV channel SVT announced that the bank may be involved in money laundering.
Gazprom Neft does not intend to withdraw from the Junin-6 project in Venezuela
Gazprom Neft does not plan to leave the Junin-6 project in Venezuela, head of the company Alexander Dyukov told reporters.
UK will continue to provide tax information to Russia
UK will continue to provide the Federal Tax Service of Russia data on the financial assets of Russian citizens
In Russia will create a single military construction company
A single military construction company will be created in Russia, said Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu. According to him, the new non-commercial public-law structure will replace Spetsstroy, which was disbanded after scandals, including during the construction of the Vostochny cosmodrome.
The creation of a public law company will complete the transformation of the military construction complex, which we have been conducting since the liquidation of Spetsstroy of Russia. – Sergey Shoigu, Russian military leader
The Kremlin commented on the case against Abyzov
Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov answered journalists’ questions about the detention of the former minister of the “open government” Mikhail Abyzov. According to Peskov, the position on this issue is the prerogative of the investigating authorities.
The Kremlin has not and cannot have any position on the arrest of Abyzov. There are certain suspicions, accusations, they are officially charged, as far as we know. But only the court can recognize Abyzov in any way guilty. – Dmitry Peskov, Russian statesman
Russia, the Netherlands and Australia held a meeting on the collapse of the MH17
The Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed that tripartite talks were held with the Netherlands and Australia on the crash of the Malaysian Boeing, which was flying on flight MH17, in the Donbass in 2014.
Yes they were. Agreed that they will be confidential. – Alexander Grushko, Russian diplomat
Putin ordered to create a new strategy for the development of physical culture and sports
Russian President Vladimir Putin instructed the government to adopt a strategy for the development of physical worship and sports until October 2020. He also said that sport development activities should be included in the passports of national projects.
Israel hit rockets on Aleppo
Syrian air defenses repelled an air attack by Israel northeast of Aleppo. Several rockets hit targets in the Sheikh Nadzhar industrial zone. This is the agency SANA.
Oreshkin became the curator of the development of Tyva
Minister of Economic Development Maxim Oreshkin was appointed curator of the socio-economic development of the Republic of Tyva. He himself wrote about this on Facebook.
“The task of the coming weeks is to make all the decisions necessary for the construction of the Kyzyl-Kuragino railway,” noted Oreshkin.
Smuggled Russian missiles handed over to the Ukrainian army
Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman thanked Attorney General Yuriy Lutsenko, Chief Military Prosecutor Anatoly Matios, the Security Service of Ukraine, customs officers and the seaport administration for identifying and confiscating 36 Russian ground-to-air missiles from the Pechora anti-aircraft missile system.
In 2007, the Russians attempted to transfer this complex, allegedly to Eritrea, and possibly to other countries, after some manipulations with the documentation, in order to undermine the international image of Ukraine. – Yury Lutsenko, Ukrainian politician
The head of Rosgidrometa complained of theft from weather stations
Regional meteorological stations are regularly exposed to theft of property, which causes serious damage to Roshydromet. About this in an interview with “Rossiyskaya Gazeta” said the head of the federal service Maxim Yakovenko. According to him, in China, for the penetration of the meteorological station and damage to property, the death penalty is provided.
“We steal equipment from meteorological stations according to the principle“ suddenly it will be useful in the farm ”. This naturally causes enormous damage, ”Yakovenko said.
Two NATO ships will arrive in Odessa on April 1
Two NATO ships will arrive in Odessa on April 1 after completing their patrols in the Black Sea. This was reported on Wednesday in Facebook by the Embassy of Canada in Ukraine
Indian military shot down a space satellite and called itself a power
In the course of the rocket test by the Indian military, a space satellite in low-Earth orbit was eliminated. Such a statement was made by the head of the government of the country Narendra Modi.
India was among the space superpowers after countries such as the United States, Russia and China. Our anti-satellite weapon successfully shot down the device in low earth orbit. – Narendra Modi, Indian politician
The newest US aircraft carrier broke down in trials
The newest supercarb carrier “Gerald Ford” broke down in trials. He lost steam turbines. Because of the accident, the ship was forced to interrupt the tests and return to the shipyard.
In the Black Sea entered the submarine “Veliky Novgorod” with missiles “Caliber”
The newest diesel-electric submarine of the Russian Navy, Veliky Novgorod, equipped with Caliber cruise missiles, on Wednesday, having passed the Bosphorus, entered the Black Sea, reported Istanbul news portals publishing photos of its passage through the strait.
Shoigu: interest clubs will open in the officers’ houses
The Russian Ministry of Defense intends to develop the cultural institutions of the Armed Forces. He told this at a meeting of the Ministry of Defense collegium on Wednesday, March 27, Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu. He said, in particular, that it was planned to expand the network of garrison Officers’ Houses. Their number will be increased from 86 to 130.
“At the same time, at least 30% of them will become new cultural and leisure centers with the most extensive opportunities. There are plans to hold concerts, exhibitions and film shows, to stage plays and organize theatrical performances, ”the minister said.
ABC: Russians will install an air defense system on a Venezuelan base
In addition to other military facilities, the Russians intend to install an air defense system – the so-called anti-missile shield – based on El Sombrero in the state of Guarico, located in the center of Venezuela, according to the Spanish edition
The expert called the tasks of Russian cybersecurity experts in Venezuela
An American official on condition of anonymity told Reuters that among the Russians who arrived last week in Venezuela, there are not only special forces, but also cybersecurity experts.
“Venezuela’s power system is controlled by American-made automatics. It is clear that only specialists of the highest class can resist the American cyber attacks, ”military expert Alexei Leonkov told the newspaper VIEW, commenting on reports about the emergence of specialists from Russia’s cyber war in Venezuela.
Nearly 70 percent of Venezuela remains without Internet due to blackout
After a massive power outage that occurred on March 25, 69 percent of Venezuela remains without the Internet. This is reported by a non-governmental organization NetBlocks on his twitter.
Maduro told about the attack on the largest hydroelectric station in Venezuela
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said that the attack on the country’s largest hydroelectric power station “El Guri”, which provoked the second in a month massive power outage in the country, was committed with the participation of a sniper.
The attack was certainly made by a sniper with a long-range rifle. Devilish puppets are behind this attack, let no Venezuelan have any doubts about this. – Nicolas Maduro, Venezuelan politician
In India, began mass production of missiles “Brahmos”
The assembly of the first serial air-launched cruise missiles, Brahmos, began in March, Alexander Maksichev, co-director of the Russian-Indian company Brahmos, told RIA Novosti on Wednesday. The rearmament of the Indian Air Force to the new missiles, according to the agency interlocutor, will take several years.
YouTube has deleted the latest releases of Parfenov and Dudya
Mexican Interjet prepared to abandon Russian SSJ100
The Mexican airline Interjet may refuse to operate the Russian aircraft Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100) and return them back to the manufacturer – controlled by the United Aircraft Corporation of Sukhoi Civil Aircraft (GSS), reports FlightGlobal.
Ministry of Environment invited Jean-Michel Cousteau to help killer whales in the “whale prison”
The story of the “whale prison” became known after Greenpeace announced last October that an illegal sale of 13 Red Killer Whales from Russia to China was being prepared. Over the past five years, 15 of these mammals have been taken there.
Facebook and Instagram banned white nationalism propaganda
After consulting with human rights advocates and scientists, the company concluded that white nationalism and separatism are inseparable from this idea. What else is known: The changes will take effect next week and will affect both Facebook and its Instagram.
Sheremetyevo introduces electronic boarding passes
Sheremetyevo International Airport plans to introduce passenger boarding services via electronic boarding passes on April 4, Mikhail Vasilenko, General Director of MASH, told RIA Novosti.
Moscow Region lands are distributed to religious organizations
Since the beginning of the year, the Ministry of Environmental Policy has agreed to provide 29 land plots with a total area of more than 11 hectares to temples in the Moscow region, the department’s press service told Interfax.
“Land plots are provided to religious organizations for free use and property. Some will be able to arrange land plots on which churches already stand, others will receive a new land plot for construction,” the press service informed the head of the department Vladislav Kogan.
Named the number of open positions in Russia
The number of open vacancies in Russia is about one million. This is stated in the study of the audit and consulting network FinExpertiza.
The largest number of workers required in Moscow – 148.2 thousand people. In the second and third place are the Moscow region and St. Petersburg with 65.8 thousand and 61.4 thousand open vacancies.
In Tyva and Kalmykia, 900 people are needed for open vacancies, in the Altai Republic and the Nenets Autonomous District – 600 people. The smallest number of labor is needed in Ingushetia, where 200 vacancies are open.
According to the president of the FinExpertiza network, Nina Kozlova, in virtually every region of Russia the number of people who need work exceeds the number of open vacancies. She stressed that enterprises can not meet their staffing needs due to professional and territorial market imbalances, RIA Novosti reported.
Priests printed pornacter photos on religious brochures
In Spain, Catholic priests from the parishes of San Martin and San Vicente de O’Grove distributed a brochure about family life, accompanied by photos of porn actors, Johnny Sins, known in Russia as the “bald Brazzers” and Jaden James. Circulation of the publication amounted to more than a thousand copies.
It is not possible to rely on large pensions.
Alexander Safonov, Vice-Rector of the Academy of Labor and Social Relations, commented on the statement of Finance Minister Anton Siluanov about the system of individual pension capital will allow raising pensions immediately by 20%.
According to the expert, this will help only those who have a salary after deducting personal income tax of about 100 thousand rubles. But there are only 4.4% of such citizens in the country. The majority of Russians receive a low salary, the amount of deductions from which per month is only 600 rubles.
“For the year, a little more than 7 thousand rubles will turn out, and for 30 years there will be a lot of money. That is, it is not possible to count on large pensions in our country, ”Safonov quotes Ura.ru.
Investment in real estate in Russia in the first quarter decreased by 15%
The volume of investments in Russian real estate in the first quarter of 2019 decreased by 15% compared to the same period last year to 35 billion rubles, according to a CBRE report.
The Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation placed OFZ almost 36 billion rubles
The Ministry of Finance has placed at the OFZ-PD auction with a fixed coupon yield of 26,224 (redeemed on May 23, 2029) in the amount of 35.9 billion rubles, according to the ministry’s website.
Large logistics company sold in St. Petersburg for 60 million rubles
In St. Petersburg, a large business is put up for sale – a transport logistics company that has been on the market for 11 years. The owners are trying to sell it for 60 million rubles. The company is sold with its own fleet.
“Norilsk Nickel” plans to create a cryptoplatform for trade in palladium
Norilsk Nickel plans to launch several cryptocurrency platforms by the end of 2019, including for trade in palladium using tokens, said company head Vladimir Potanin in an interview with Bloomberg.
Ex-Governor of the Khabarovsk Territory Viktor Ishayev detained in Moscow
Former Governor of the Khabarovsk Territory and Plenipotentiary Representative in the Far Eastern Federal District Viktor Ishayev was detained by officers of the main investigative department of the TFR on March 28 in Moscow. The detention was carried out in a criminal case of abuse in the forest industry.
Migrants saved in the Mediterranean seized a merchant ship
According to The Guardian, the ship Elhiblu-1 picked up a group of illegal immigrants of 108 people at sea to take them home. The migrants saved in the Sicilian Strait seized a merchant ship and deployed it in the direction of Malta and the Italian island of Lampedusa, Italian Interior Minister, Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Wednesday, March 27.
We have reason to believe that the vessel is hijacked. This is not about salvation, this is the first act of piracy. – Matteo Salvini, Italian politician
US and NATO allies are preparing new measures against Russia
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that Washington hopes next week to announce new NATO measures against Russia over Ukraine. Alliance activity in the Black Sea has increased significantly.
We need to do more. I hope that next week, when my NATO colleagues will be here, we will be able to announce a new series of measures that we will jointly take to repel Russia’s actions in the Crimea, the Sea of Azov and the region. – Mike Pompeo, American politician
NATO announced increased cooperation with Georgia on the Black Sea
The NATO Secretary General’s Special Representative for Central Asia and the Caucasus, James Appathurai, said that the alliance is ready to expand cooperation with Georgia, in particular in the area of ensuring the security of the Black Sea. According to TASS, he said this in an interview with the Tbilisi Imedi TV Company.
Parliamentary parties accused of withdrawing budget money
The Golos movement analyzed data on expenditures of four parliamentary parties – United Russia, the Communist Party of the Russian Federation, the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia and Fair Russia – with an emphasis on how they manage budget funding. All four parliamentary parties that receive funding from the state budget, “withdraw taxpayers’ money to affiliates with them or their leaders of the structure,” the Golos report said.
The invisible destroyer of the US Navy arrives in Alaska
Clint Ramsden, the official representative of the country’s Navy, had previously refused to answer the journalists’ question about whether the Pentagon has plans to subsequently send this ship to a training trip to the Arctic. He also did not report on the duration of the destroyer stay in Alaska, reports TASS.
The submarine of the Russian Navy conducted launches “Calibrov”, without departing from the pier
The sailors of the Northern Fleet successfully launched launches of the Caliber cruise missiles, without leaving the open sea, directly from the berth wall. Shooting conducted submarine “Severodvinsk”, told “Izvestia” in the Main Command of the Navy.
Russia is preparing new rules for foreign military courts on the Northern Sea Route
Russia is preparing new shipping rules for foreign military vessels in the waters of the Northern Sea Route, they are now undergoing interdepartmental coordination, said Alexander Rakitin, deputy chairman of the Federation Council Committee on Defense and Security.
The wreckage of the Indian satellite pose a threat to the launch of “Progress”
The wreckage of an Indian spacecraft destroyed on Wednesday during an Indian anti-satellite missile test does not threaten the safety of the International Space Station, but it can pose a threat when a Progress MS-11 cargo vehicle is launched into orbit, told RIA Novosti senior research officer of the Space Research Institute (IKI). ) RAS Nathan Eismont.
China angered US intention to sell F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Gen Shuang said that the Chinese authorities had made the US a “strict idea” because of their intention to sell new fighters and tanks to Taiwan. The words of the representative reports RIA “News”.
In the US, announced the work with India to find alternatives to the C-400
Indian media reports with reference to US Assistant Head of Defense Randall Schriver (Randall Schriver) reports that the US has begun work with India in the framework of cooperation on a possible “search for a potential alternative to the Russian S-400 air defense system”
Europe has finally banned plastic dishes
Europe will completely abandon disposable plastic items from 2021. The corresponding bill was adopted on March 27 by deputies of the European Parliament, according to its official website. In particular, disposable plastic tableware and cutlery, straws, and cotton swabs were banned.
“On Wednesday, the parliament approved a new law prohibiting disposable plastic products, such as plates, cutlery, straws and cotton swabs,” the press release said on the EP website.
Musk called the new rule return Tesla electric cars
Tesla electric shoppers can return them within seven days of purchase and get back the full cost. This is stated in the message of the head of the company Ilona Mask on Twitter.
The list of those who can get a hectare in the Far East has been expanded.
From today, the participants of the program “Far Eastern hectare”, who have built a house on the ground, can get the property ahead of schedule – before the expiration of the five-year period of gratuitous use. Changes to the law have already entered into force
Russians have exceeded the rate of sugar consumption by half
In general, the consumption of the main types of products in Russia was ahead of the norms set by doctors. Each Russian had 39.4 kg of sugar at a rate of 24 kg. The consumption rate of meat and meat products in 73 kg was also exceeded and amounted to 75.1 kg per person.
The system “Safe City” in Voronezh will spend 30.5 million rubles
At the meeting of the city anti-terrorism commission, which was held by the head of Voronezh, Vadim Kstenin, they discussed the development of the hardware and software complex “Safe City”. As Vladimir Kolchin, the director of the MKU of the same name, reported, today in the regional center there are 3176 surveillance cameras, of which 362 devices with the ability to archive and store information are on the balance sheet of the institution. The rest belong to the owners of various objects. Work on the development of the agro-industrial complex “Safe City” is planned to continue in 2019.
Patients tortured in rehabilitation centers in Bashkiria
In the Bashkir rehabilitation centers “Happy Life” and “Renaissance”, located in the Kushnarenkovsky district of the republic, employees tortured citizens with alcohol and drug addiction, the newspaper of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation “Shield and Sword” writes. According to the newspaper, patients were beaten with various objects, handcuffed, deprived of sleep and food.
“Plato” can begin to use to track garbage trucks
The state system of charging Platon trucks after a successful experiment to control waste handling in the Moscow region can be used to track garbage truck routes throughout Russia, a representative of the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation told RIA Novosti.
Bank “Dom.RF” launches mortgage on finished and under construction houses
Bank “Dom.RF” launches a mortgage on the purchase of a finished or under construction house with a land plot without additional collateral, the credit institution said.
Greek banks paid ECB debt on emergency liquidity provision
The financial portal Capital.gr reported that all Greek banks had fully repaid their debt to the European Central Bank (ECB) on the emergency liquidity supply program. In 2015, the debt amounted to 100 billion euros
VEB will cut 2.5 thousand employees and add three subsidiaries
VEB Leasing, VEB Service and VEB Capital are waiting for larger reductions, some of whose employees will be transferred to the parent structure. In these companies, 2.5 thousand people worked, but after optimizing their staff will be reduced to 800 people, RBC sources said.
Cabinet to allocate 3.2 billion rubles Trans-Baikal Territory
The government will allocate 3.2 billion rubles from its reserve fund to the Trans-Baikal Territory for a balanced budget, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at a cabinet meeting.
The average budget for buying an apartment in Moscow has reached 25 million rubles
According to the results of February 2019, prices for secondary housing in Moscow increased by a symbolic 0.4 percent and reached 173.9 thousand rubles per square meter. The average budget for buying an apartment in the city by the beginning of March amounted to 24.8 million rubles – a percentage more than in January.
Airlines warned of rising air ticket prices in Russia
As indicated by representatives of Russian airlines, the rise in prices for airline tickets in economy class for two months of this year was 7.5%, which is three times higher than the figures for the entire past year (2.3% for 2018). The reason for such a sharp rise in prices was the rise in price by more than 30% of fuel and lubricants.
Yandex.Money launches multicurrency service with cashback
The online payment service Yandex.Money has announced the launch of a multi-currency cross-border payment and transfer service.
Is there an economic crisis in Russia?
Most Russians (68%) believe that there is an economic crisis in Russia. Such data follow from the results of a study by the Public Opinion Foundation conducted in March 2019.
According to the respondents, the most common signs are “cosmically rising prices” (28%) and “a sharp decrease in the standard of living of the population” (27%). Many people speak of such manifestations of the crisis as unemployment (“only young people are hired”, “mass redundancies, force people to quit” – 8%), lack of economic growth (“zero economic growth”, “production and agriculture do not develop” – 6%). Bad policies of the authorities and raising the retirement age were noted by 4% and 5% of respondents, respectively. On corruption and sanctions of the West against Russia, only 2% and 1% said.
Ex-rector of the Timiryazev Academy suspected of self-promotion
According to the Accounts Chamber, being the head of the country’s largest agricultural higher education institution, Galina Dmitrievna, in December 2017, she credited herself with incentive payments at the expense of a subsidy from the federal budget – for the amount of 490 thousand rubles and 300 thousand rubles, respectively.
Exporters in the Khabarovsk Territory subsidize loans
Khabarovsk Territory became a participant of the national project “International Cooperation and Export”. This means that enterprises that are ready to supply products to foreign markets will be able to receive an export credit subsidy of 4.5 percent per annum.
Until 2024, competitive exports in the Khabarovsk Territory need to be doubled. The new measure of support will significantly reduce the cost for regional producers. To date, 18 companies are ready to join the program. The final regional register will be formed on July 4, when the verification of the documents submitted by businessmen is over, – told the press service of the regional government.
Germany has placed 10-year negative yield bonds
The yield on European government bonds declines on Wednesday after statements by the Chairman of the European Central Bank (ECB) Mario Draghi that the central bank is ready, if necessary, to take measures to mitigate the impact of negative interest rates in the eurozone
Gazprom will resume gas purchases in Turkmenistan
Gazprom intends to soon resume gas purchases in Turkmenistan. The head of the company, Alexey Miller, said this after the talks in Ashgabat, the text was published in the electronic newspaper of the oil and gas complex of Turkmenistan.
Saudi Aramco buys SABIC for $ 69 billion
Saudi Energy Corporation Saudi Aramco announced today, March 27, that it has bought a controlling stake in Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC), a local petrochemical company. Saudi Aramco buys 70% of the company’s shares, the amount of the transaction will be $ 69.1 billion.
Japan reduced LNG imports from Russia by 15% in February
Japan in February 2019 reduced imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Russia by 15% compared to the same month last year – to 604 thousand tons, according to data from the website of the Japanese Customs Administration.
Gazprom increases gas sales in Kyrgyzstan by 30%
Since 2014, gas sales to consumers in the republic have increased by 30%, gas transit by 50%, the level of gasification increased from 22 to 30%. For three years (2016–18), 669 km of distribution networks were built, which made it possible to provide additional 40.5 thousand households with natural gas.
Bloomberg: Iran has lost hope for help from China
The PRC Chairman said that “regardless of how the international and regional situation changes, China’s determination to develop a comprehensive strategic partnership with Iran will remain unchanged,” writes Isfandiyar Batmanghelidzh in an article for Bloomberg.
In Finland, prepared to defend themselves from Russian interference in elections
Finland prepared for protection from Russian Internet trolls before the parliamentary elections, which will be held on April 14. It is reported by Bloomberg on Thursday, March 28.
China can make concessions to the United States on technology transfer
China agreed to think about the abolition of requirements for US companies on the forced transfer of technology as a condition for entering the PRC market, Reuters reports, citing sources in the White House.
Rosneft revealed abuses in its branch in the Far East
The Rosneft security service revealed abuses in the work of the Far Eastern representative office of the oil company and handed over the materials to the law enforcement agencies. This is stated in a press release “Rosneft”
The new mayor of Belgorod took the oath of music from “Star Wars”
Belgorod Mayor Yury Galdun swore an oath to the soundtrack from the popular Hollywood film Star Wars
Angelina Jolie will be the Marvel superhero
With the actress Angelina Jolie, negotiations are underway on filming in The Eternals tape from Marvel Studios, reports The Hollywood Reporter.
The director of the picture will be Chloe Zhao. The plot of the film revolves around superpowers, almost immortal creatures and aliens. Other details about the picture are kept confidential. There is only information that the plot will be a love line between a person who feeds on cosmic energy and another character. What role will play Angelina Jolie is still unknown, writes the TV channel “360”.
The Bolshoi Theater announced the names of the winners of the Golden Mask Award
“Golden masks” for outstanding contribution to the theater art were presented by members of the Union of Theater Workers of Russia – this is one of the main professional awards of the country. The ceremony was held at the Bolshoi Theater, OTR reports. Among the winners are folk artists Vasily Lanovoy, Inna Churikova, Alexander Zbruyev, Elina Bystritskaya. Also, the Golden Mask was received by Vladimir Fedoseyev, artistic director of the Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra named after Tchaikovsky, the current conductor and teacher, full gentleman of the Order “For Services to the Fatherland”
Angry Birds Movie 2 trailer released
The adaptation of the popular game “Angry Birds” from Rovio was released in 2016 and collected $ 350 million at the box office. The sequel will appear at the box office this September
In “Art” will show the premiere of the comedy “Beach Loaf”
After a seven-year break, which passed after the premiere of Harmony Korin’s previous film Detached Vacations, the director returned to the cinema with a new film shot on the same Miami beaches, and the main character this time was Matthew McConaughey’s poet.
The exhibition “Heavenly wanderers” opened in Kazan
An exhibition has opened at the Khazine National Art Gallery, which presents paintings and graphic works by the Ufa artist Azat Minnekayev. About a hundred paintings brought from Moscow and St. Petersburg fund to support scientific and cultural programs named after Mardzhani.
Sylvester Stallone will remove the series about “dirty cops”
According to the publication, the plot of the series tells about the “dirty cops” of New York beginning of the 20th century. As noted, the project is based on the life of the real New York police officer Charles Becker. In this case, the writer of the series made by Stephen Kay
Tim Burton revived Dumbo’s baby elephant
The plot is almost unchanged: in the circus a baby elephant is born with huge ears. It turns out that he can fly, and his friends help him to realize talent.
The documentary “Michelangelo. Infinity”
Art film is a portrait of the genius of the Renaissance, who left a mark in the history of world art. It is shot using advanced technology and recreates the main sculptural and painting works of the artist.
An exhibition of graphic and pictorial works in honor of Venedikt Yerofeyev and his poem “Moscow-Petushki” opened at the Museum of the History of Russian Literature named after Dal. The exposition is dedicated to two round dates: October 24, 2018 marks 80 years since the birth of the writer, and in the fall of 2019, his main work, the poem in the prose Moscow-Petushki, will be 50 years.
“Theater post” will show in Moscow an experimental performance “DJ Pavel”
An independent Petersburg “theater post” will show an experimental performance “DJ Pavel” on March 28 in Moscow as part of the Golden Mask festival. The creators are clarifying – this is not the “Disco of the 80s”, and nostalgia for that time. Just the songs selected by the Belarusian playwright Pavel Pryazhko form the finished text.
American Horror Story Director Signs Netflix Contract
Writer, director and producer Brad Falchak, best known for his work on the American Horror Story and American Crime Story serials, has signed a long-term contract with Netflix. The amount of the transaction was not disclosed.
Cooperation with the streaming service will last four years. Falchak will write scripts for new Netflix series, as well as their producer and director. Now he and Ryan Murphy are engaged in the production of the comedy show “Politician”, which will be released on the channel in late September. At the same time, Falchak will continue to work on the projects of the 20th Century Fox studio, among which are the new seasons of Rescue Service, American Horror History, American Crime History and Poses.
The Trans-Siberian Art Festival has returned the “Tannhäuser” to Novosibirsk
Tannhauser returns to Novosibirsk. The opera will be performed from the stage of the Philharmonic Concert Hall during the Trans-Siberian Art Festival. This production is a large-scale experiment in the world of music.
Royal Hunt will perform at the Heroes of the World Rock Festival in Kemerovo
A famous Danish band Royal Hunt will perform in Kemerovo on July 27th. The musicians will come to the international festival “Heroes of World Rock”, dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the company “Stroyservice” – the general partner of the project. Royal Hunt Group is closely associated with Russia.
The first AI coffee shop opens in Russia
In April 2019 in St. Petersburg, the first Russian coffee shop will open, using artificial intelligence and the blockchain in the Microsoft Azure cloud. The owners of Astamanyana promise a personalized approach to customers, implemented with the help of modern technology.
Developer No Man’s Sky Confirms Identity With A Meme
The co-founder of the Hello Games studio and one of the managers of No Man’s Sky space adventure development, Sean Murray, is in an odd story. He accidentally closed the door to the hotel, leaving the key, wallet and ID in the room.
In Russia, created a “smart” complex energy management
The Roselectronic holding, which is part of the Rostec State Corporation and a key participant in the radio electronic market of Russia, presented the COTMI-Rose smart energy management complex at the III International SmartEnergy Summit in Moscow.
Teachers of the Ural technical school staged a drunken fight with the cadets
In the Rifey technical school in Yekaterinburg, teachers fought with the cadets. Information about the fight came about three in the morning. The policemen who arrived at the call delivered four people to the department, three of them were injured, the city police press service told Interfax.
“BBC” pay Poroshenko for an article about a paid meeting with Trump
The BBC article in May 2018 stated that 400,000 dollars was paid to Trump’s former attorney for organizing these talks. The material has been removed from the site of the publication, but is still available in the Ukrainian version.
Developer accused Apple of violating its own subscription rules
Microsoft banned April Fools’ jokes
Internet jokes in honor of April Fool’s Day may end badly, company executives say. Representatives of top management of Microsoft banned April Fools’ jokes and ordered subordinates not to be like print media that traditionally publish fake news on this holiday.
Google Podcasts can now decrypt video
Podcast application from Google has received a new feature that allows you to decrypt recordings during video broadcast. Specialists of the American corporation Google, which owns the search service of the same name, entered the transcript of entries in their Google Podcasts application.
The authors of the idea of a head transplant have learned to splice the spinal cord
Italian surgeon Sergio Kanavero and his Chinese colleague Zhen Xiaoping stated that they managed to restore mobility to dogs and monkeys who had their spinal cord completely severed. Until now, this was the main obstacle to transplanting the head of one living creature on the body of another.
Named an unexpected cause of death of dolphins
Dolphins and other marine animals that are thrown ashore lose their orientation and die due to brain damage similar to Alzheimer’s disease, scientists from the University of Miami have suggested. They took brain samples from 14 mammals that were found dead on the coasts of Florida and Massachusetts. In the tissues of 13 of them found amyloid plaques – a characteristic sign of dementia, according to PLOS One.
Scientists: flight to Mars will change astronauts psyche
Scientists from the Institute of Biomedical Problems of the Russian Academy of Sciences conducted a series of studies and concluded that the flight to Mars will not affect the astronauts’ intellectual abilities, but will change their psyche.
Scientists told how to prolong youth
Genetics have almost no effect on the aging process, so a person has every chance to maintain vigor and health. As a rule, those who adhered to an active lifestyle, and did not forget to eat right, felt young. The less a person had bad habits and the more often he visited a doctor, wanting to control his condition, the healthier he was. Scientists also believe that people who want to be young should give up sweets and go to chili. It is curious that the psychological age of a person also influences rapid aging. If he was superior to the real, then the participant in the experiment rather quickly ceased to feel young.
In China, found the remains of an ancient bird with an egg inside
Specialists of the Institute of Paleontology and Paleoanthropology of the Vertebrates of the Chinese Academy of Sciences found a fossil bird with an egg preserved inside. Moreover, this bird represents a species previously unknown to science. But the researchers determined that the bird belongs to a group called Enantiornithes.
Muscle tissue in heart failure patients can be restored.
Russian scientists of one of the research centers of St. Petersburg have established a possible cause of atrophy of the heart muscles, while opening stem cells that will help them recover.
Created by alcohol, which does not cause a hangover
A hangover alcohol was created by David Nutt, a professor at Imperial College London, a researcher at the Hammersmith Hospital. As the Guardian newspaper writes about this development, the formula was based on the formula of synthetic alcohol Alcarelle invented by the scientist.
Natta’s invention will not get to the counters’ shops and bars until the formal verification and certification procedure takes place – it usually takes about three years, but in this case the process can be delayed due to unusual discoveries, reports The Guardian
Skin pigment can be used to create bionic implants.
Italian scientists from the team of Paolo Tassini found a way to create implants from human pigment. The latter consists of bunches of eumelanin, representing millions of sheets superimposed on one another. In the Laboratory of Nanomaterials, such samples were placed in a vacuum and heated. Since the films are bonded in parallel, their electrical conductivity improved by an order of magnitude after compression. Organic material can replace metal parts in bionic electronics and fabric interfaces.
US intends to establish a permanent presence on the moon – NASA
The Americans intend to establish a permanent human presence on the moon and use the satellite as a training ground for the following missions.
Japan has tested the technique for the construction of the lunar base
The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) conducted tests of construction equipment that can be used to build a research base on the lunar surface. This was reported on Thursday in a press release on the JAXA website.
Astronomers have seen a giant storm in the constellation Pegasus
Thanks to the GRAVITY telescope, European astronomers were able to obtain detailed images of the planet HR 8799 in the constellation Pegasus and to see the traces of a massive storm on them. The planet is a gas giant and is located 130 light-years from Earth.